Saturday, November 21, 2015

Christmas Bears...Cupcake Inspiration Challenges #337~Bears

Hello,

Oh my goodness:  check out the adorable cupcakes that my wonderful DT and I are inviting you to draw inspiration from for Cupcake Inspiration Challenges #337.  Those *furry* faces..the light/dark chocolate noses and ears...the sweet little eyes!  I'd have a couple second thoughts about eating something with such a darling expression...but eventually, I'd cave!  If the 'real' creatures were this cutie-patootie, I'd happily go into in the woods and join in a teddy bear picnic! Click on "source" beneath the image, to be taken to the site that offers step by step instructions for decorating the cupcakes.  Maybe these would be a fun addition to your Thanksgiving dinner...



Okay, back to the challenge: I have two bear-themed cards today, although, I think 'snowflakes-themed' might be more appropriate. Eek! Anyway, I'm in Christmas-mode, therefore my bears had to follow suit, so...

One bear shaker...


and one additional teddy and snowflakes.



This week, we thank Crafty Sentiments for being our sponsor; they're generously offering the winner three digis of her/his choice.


Please head over to Cupcake Inspiration Challenges #337, where you'll see beary wonderful inspiration from the rest of the team. Some have used sponsor images; others, like me, used their own bears.  Whatever the choices, I know you'll enjoy the visit.

Looking forward to see your bears in the gallery!

I'm taking my teddies to:

Simon Says Wednesday Challenge~Christmas



Uniko Challnge #27~Christmas

Thanks so much for stopping by and spending part of your day with me!


24 comments:

  1. I so love that circular shaker - what a fun idea!! And how cute are they as Christmas teddies!!

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  2. AWE!! These cards are really adorable Carol!! Love the pretty snowflake background you've created for both and what a fun shaker design!! Brilliant job with the bears!! :) Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*
    My Blog: Stamp Smiles

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  3. Beary nice cards Carol! He's a little cutie and I love your shaker.Hugs xx

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  4. Cool shaker! Love the shape you used. Darling teddy image too :) Both my teenagers still have theirs and I know they still get used when they are not feeling well (just don't tell them I said so LOL)

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  5. I'd have to think twice, too about eating one of those darling cupcakes, Carol. Love your darling teddies. I just made on and it was a pain. I hope yours went easier.

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  6. how stinking cute Carol! Love the shape of the shaker!

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  7. Awww, too cute, your bear cards! And you are right, I couldn't eat those adorable cupcakes either!

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  8. Love all the sweet snowflakes and you very cute little bear, Carol!!!! Two absolute darling cards!!!!
    Have a wonderful week!!!!

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  9. Aww...what sweet cards, Carol!! Too cute!

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  10. Very cute shaker. I love the way the white circle lets the sequins peek out. Adorable bear image.

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  11. I love them both, and the shaker card is so much fun!

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  12. So cute, Carol ... those little bears are adorable! Hugs, Anita :)

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  13. Great cards. but the shaker is my favourite. Love the unusual shaker window you've created. Thanks for sharing at Uniko.

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  14. These are just too darn cute. I love those sweet bears.

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  15. Gorgeous shaker card Carol! The image is adorable and the design is lovely.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

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  16. Cupcake and shaker card... that is a successful combo in my books. I like the circular shaker window. That is clever design, Carol.
    hugs Asha

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  17. They are both absolutely adorable cards, and the little bear is so cute. Love the snowflakes! Thanks so much for playing along with our Christmas challenge at Uniko this month!

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  18. Your little bears are so adorable! He's perfect as a shaker and with some snowflakes!

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  19. Your bear cards are simply adorable, and just as cute (or cuter) than those little cupcakes that inspired you.

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  20. You really know how to make me smile, Carol! I love how you played with this color combo...your bears are darling, and both designs are absolutely adorable!

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  21. Oh my! Cuteness & Christmas overload rolled into one! Love them both :) Thanks so much for sharing and joining in on the Uniko Challenge. Hugs Bev x

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  22. Oh gosh! How cute are these! I love the inspiration, but I love what you did with it even more! Darling little bear cards!! ((Hugs))

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