Saturday, July 13, 2013

Bugaboo Christmas in July Blog Hop


HAPPY SATURDAY! And welcome to my little part of the WONDERFUL
 Bugaboo Christmas In July Blog Hop!! We have lots planned this week with our Blog Hop, our weekly challenge but daily challenges as well.  Not only have we adapted our challenges to fit in with our Christmas Celebration but our prizes are what will make it seem like it’s really Christmas!  

Below is the start of our weekly challenge which is a Theme Challenge – Show us your Santa, below is a picture to get you in the mood!  For your trouble you could win one of our Daily prizes which is our special Christmas in July  Set and 10, 7 or 4 free images. There are also MANY ways for  you to be one of our guest designers - we have discovered that Bugaboo Fans/Followers are some of the best designers out there! ( And it is FUN, too!)


How cute is he?  I would love to see Santa relaxing at the beach....hehehe. 
You should have come to my blog from Jen's, but if not, be sure to go back to the beginning and visit EVERYONE! If you leave a message and play along this week, Jodie has some VERY GENEROUS Prizes for those who participate!! 

Kathy Curry


I'd like to add this handsome guy to the following:
Card Mania - Christmas In July
ABC Challenges - Christmas In July

Enjoy the Hop and the rest of the week! Have FUN, PLAY ALONG and WIN!



42 comments:

Cindy van Oorschot said...

Great card Julie, Love the colors and layout, Thanks for the chance to win.
Cindy

Erin Stephenson said...

Cute card. I love the non traditional Christmas colors. Star!!

Gail said...

Julie - what a great idea of color choices and theme for this Santa! You did a wonderful job with the non-traditional colors for Christmas - thank you so much for the hop and the Christmas In July at Bugaboo! Enjoy your crafting day! Gail http://ilikepaper01.blogspot.com/

misteejay said...

Love the blue & lemon colour choice - super card.

Toni xx

Angela said...

I love this! Great color palette and I love the sparkle and shine you've added!

NanaConnie said...

This snorkling Santa is just perfect for July! Must be on vacation in July or in the Southern Hemisphere on Christmas Day. Fab inspiration either way. :-D

Vicki Parson said...

This creation is just as sweet as can be! Love all of the shinny effects you've added to your image and the stars are the perfect accent! :) Thanks for sharing!

Tracey Boley said...

Fab card Julie.

Love the different colour scheme for a Christmas card.

Traceyxx

Suze said...

I love how realistic the water looks Julie. Lovely combination of papers.

Katherine said...

This image made me giggle - and I love the sentiment you put with it! The shine on your water looks great!

Michele I said...

very cute, thanks for sharing

Billie A said...

Great card Julie. Love the snorkeling Santa. Great blog hop and so glad we have a great CTB team. We did good. Hugs

Linda Anderson said...

What a cutie of a card!! Love your image and fabulous summery colors. Love it.

Linda

Cammy Wall said...

Super cute card! Love the colors!

Min said...

Lovin' this card Julie! The colors with this image are just fantastic!
Hugs & Happy Days!
Min

arlsmom aka Lynda said...

Great color combo!

Margo said...

Love your summery citrusy colour combo!

Scrappy said...

Great card Julie! Love the DP and layout! :) MWAH! Scrappy

Jamie M. said...

Cute card. I love the glossy on the images.
I would love you to visit my blog if you get a chance. ♥ Jamie at CraftyGirl21

Janice said...

Another brilliant Santa and a super Christmas card from you Julie - love it, Jx

Olga Bester said...

Love what you've done with the glossy accent and the papers fit the scene. Lovely.

mulberry station said...

What a fun color scheme. I love the darling Santa image. Just too cute!
Hugs, Nancy

Virgo5 said...

Beautiful, love the colours, sparkle and water effect!

Marianne said...

Very sunny card! Lovely Santa and gorgeous background. xxx Marianne MW

Milnie said...

The water looks real, nicely done!

Cheryl First said...

Fantastic tuber! (I used him, too!) :)

Jodie Mackrell said...

very cute! love the different colors!

Janice said...

Great card. Really like the colors of backgrounds and accents. you pulled it together great.

Debi said...

Wonderfully refreshing card! Love your color choices and the coloring on your image. The water looks fab! And the glitter is just enough.

DebiB

thatmightlookgoodonacard.blogspot.com

visit anytime!

sgc said...

Such a cute card, Julie. I love your color combination.

Fit Kitty said...

I am really enjoying your blog - you have some lovely creations. Your snorkeling Santa is adorable and I love your colouring. Great colour scheme too. Thanks for the wonderful blog hop - I am getting some inspiration for your challenges. Have a great day!

Kathy said...

So cute, love the blue and yellow combo.

Becky G said...

Love your Santa card, Julie! It's so fun!

Hugs,
Becky G
Bugaboo DT

Leeann said...

Wow that water looks so great and I love love love the hints of shimmer everywhere. Gorgeous card!

Jackie said...

Super cute creation! I love the colors and details, it is just so much fun!

Bunny said...

Great card. The water makes you want to dive in and have some fun,too.

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like the whimsy Santa.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

kReN said...

I just love your card. All your elements come together so well. Thanks for sharing!

Life is good!
kren
@http://afourthlife.blogspot.com

Lisa Lynn said...

Your card is adorable.

mypurplehouse said...

LOVE the colors and what fun paper - such a cute choice in images the shimmer is a nice touch!! THanks for the inspiration!
Lyn

deesdesigns said...

There are so many wonderful elements to your card. Love the non-traditional colors - perfect for a summertime Santa. Glossy accents make the water just flow! Beautifully done!

Glenda Atkins said...

Your colouring effects on the Santa image are wonderful, the water looks real. Great card.
hugs
Glenda