We've got a new challenge today on the Mix It Up Challenge Blog and it's anything goes with the option to make your own background.
Head over to the challenge blog here for all the details and to see the cards from the rest of the team.
My way of making my own background was to use up strips of paper to make a Christmas card. I cut them to 2cm widths and then layered them on to gold paper.
I used stamps from the Peace and Joy stamp set from Stampin' Up and die cut my sentiment and holly into a circle,