A hAnglar stAnglar Christmas

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OMG - what a busy time of year we have entered! I love Christmas, but the tasks to get done prior... yeah, happy to give that to someone else to do! LOL.

I ordered a gorgeous hAnglar stAnglar kit when they had them on ebay a few weeks ago (I just love that they are doing that now) and they have been sitting on my stamp rack ever since! So when I saw the Lovely hAnglar Only challenge this week I had to grab them and ink them up!  The challenge is to create a Tea Light card.... and since my little disaster a couple of weeks back, I have bought some tea lights! Yay! So it was a good opportunity to have another go. I search the net for a tutorial to make one in a different format than the last one I made.... but nup, it wasnt to be so I just measured up my tea lights and designed my own.

I used this weeks sketch at Friday Sketchers (#130) for the front of the card and tried to carry through some of the theme to the inside as well. The senitment is a new sentiment and die set (love them!!) available at Tickled Pink Stamps. I just love the shape!

I had heaps of fun making this tea light card! The papers are a mix of SU! and DCWV. The hearts are cut from a Cuttlebug Die "Concentric Hearts", one of those dies that I bought and didnt use for a year and then came across it in the drawer one day and haven't put it back since!

Some more challenges for this tea light card are:
Creative Inspirations - Christmas Gifts
Cupcake Crafts Challenges - Light it Up (use a candle)
Die Cut Dreams Christmas Club - Use a Die cut
Moving along with the Times - More than one fold
One Sstop Craft Challenges - Use a Christmas Cutie
Stampavie and More - Hearts

I just want to add... if you are looking for hAnglar stAnglar stamps - they sell on ebay direct... you canfind them HERE... and there is a really sweet Christmas kit for sale right now. I have seen some individual stamps for sale on Austrlian ebay for ridiculous prices and there is no reason why you can't buy your stamps direct from hAnglar stAnglar.. be careful what you pay!

**woot woot!! I came in the top 3 - thanks so much girls!!**

And the top 5! Thanks so much Cupcakes :)


  1. OMG!!!!! This is over the top GORGEOUS Kylie! I love all the rich colors and the super awesome details!!!! What a framer!!!
    Hugs, Dena

  2. OMFreakin'G!!! This is awesome. Love all the papers, lace and flowers. NEED this tutorial! Brilliant. You are a superwoman Kylie. xo

    Hugs, Kylie ox

  3. WOW oh WOW Kylie - this is fan-freakin-tastic - and pretty darn gorgeous too!
    I hear ya about those ebay sellers - they can be a rip off - but not if you know where you CAN go - so thanx for the heads-up!

  4. Ooooh, I do so love these colours together, so rich and delightful and you have used loads of yumminess, this little hAnglar looks fabulous!!
    hugs, stephanne

  5. OMG wow this is gorgeous and sooo amazing!! Your colouring is WOW out of this world amazing!
    Kristy xo

  6. This is unbelievable gorgeous Kylie!!

  7. Oh my god... this is amazing! So beautiful!!!
    Thank you for joining us at SAM this week, again!

    Hugs from Germany.

  8. what a beautiful card - i must have a go at one of these. Beautiful colouring
    Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week
    Lisa ;)

  9. Absolutely stunning Kylie!! I love all the pretty details and the inside of the card as well!


  10. This ons is incredibly beautiful!! Love it!! Greetz, Frea

  11. This is so sweet, so yummie! These colors are so cosy, makes me want to stay in home all day, baking, crafting, doing only things you like... :-) Your coloring on the basket is so perfect!
    Hugs Ing

  12. WoW! Fabulous!!! LOve all your details. Thank you sooo much for joining us at Die cut Dreams Christmas Club.

  13. Gorgeous Kylie, LOVE the red! I have been playing with my red copics lately and I am hving a lot of fun with them! That basket is just AMAZING! Simply Gorgeous Kylie!

  14. Beautiful. Love the colours and your design for the tea lights is brilliant. Jaqui x

  15. WOW Kylie, now you make me wish I had actually gotten this set!! Bummer.... Your Candle box/card is so AWESOME I love the heart and papers!! and your colouring - gosh to die for!!

  16. I love visiting your blog because I never know what treasures I'll find.. This is amazing.. Love it!!!!

  17. Just stunning, i love the colours you have used & those hearts are just fab!
    Thank you for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck. Hugs Shell xx

  18. Wow ! This is more than beautiful ! Superb creation, i'm in love !

  19. WOW this is amazing, I love the colours and what a swell present to give. Thanks for joining in again on MAWTT Hazelxo

  20. So beautiful Kylie.

    Hugs Riet.x

  21. WOW, Kylie, this is BREATHTAKING!!!!!! Where can I find the directions to make this tea-light card?????? I'd like to make one for a Christmas gift.

  22. Ooh, I simply heart this tea light card with hanglar stamps. This is simply fabulous and gorgeous! Can i have one too? :P

  23. Wowzer!! after picking my jaw off the floor and looking at this beautiful creation over and over again I want to thank you for joining us at One Stop Craft this week with this stunning creation.
    Suzi x

  24. OMG, this is so stunning and i do love these hAnglers too.
    Hugs, Yvon

  25. Thank you so much for joining us at Cupcake Craft this week Kylie ! Your card is absolutely amazing ! Love the image and the embellishments are out of this world ! Simply gorgeous ! Good luck ! SMiles from Catherine

  26. Oh wow!!! This looks amazing!! Thanks for joining in with this weeks OSCC. Hugs Shelley xx
    P.S Feel free to grab some blog Candy

  27. Oh my Kylie this is stunning darling so rich and soooo very cute
    Thanks for joining us at the DCD Christmas Club this week
    Hugs Susie & the Christmas Dream Team xx
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  28. Thanks for the tip on the hAnglar stamps! This truly is a lovely creation! Great coloring and embellies and am glad you got to create your tealight card more successfully this time!! Thanks for showing us your Christmas gift creation at Creative Inspirations this week !

  29. Oh my goodness! I can hardly take my eyes away to write a comment on this BEAUTIFUL piece of art!!
    I can't believe you made it all yourself!
    Your papers, lace and decorations are all perfect. You 2 images are painted perfectly!
    WOW - Hugs, Candy

  30. Oooooh this is gorgeous, thanks for joinng us at DCD Christmas Club.

  31. A wonderful gift creation! I love the tealights tucked in and of course the Hanglar image-Gorgeous!! Thanks for plsying at DCD`s CHristmas CLub! xox Trisha

  32. Kylie, this is just beautiful! What an amazing creation!

  33. De-lish!! Boy I like Hanglars (of course I don't have any :( )! Colouring is heartwrenchingly superb, down to lil creases on his hat. And one day I WILL make one of these cute candle boxes. They look so cute and would make good pressies too! I'm actually in process of making these cute decorations you sent me the template for - thank you!!

  34. WOWWWWW this is absolutely awesome Kylie that image along with the design is so very beautiful, thank you so much for sharing this with us at OSCC this week.
    Lorraine x


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