Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Christmas Quilt Card for a TGIF Challenge


 

This is for the TGIF Challenge#137 here.
I just chose not to make a square card.

Christmas Quilt is the stamp set with some coordinating Quilted Christmas DSP.
 
Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Christmas Quilt
Papers: WW, Real Red, Garden Green, Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks:  Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Circles Framelits, Quilt Builder Framelits, Regals Enamel Shapes, Stampin dimensionals









 

Monday, December 11, 2017

Classic Christmas Colors

This card qualifies for the SUO Challenge#189-Favorite Holiday Colors, here.

My favorite color is Real Red so it also has to be one of my favorite holiday colors. Add some Garden Green and a traditional holiday plaid from the Christmas Around the World DSP and you've got a classic Christmas card!

Labels to Love is the stamp set.


Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Labels to Love
Papers: WW, Real Red, Garden Green, Christmas Around the World DSP
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Everyday Label punch, Starburst punch, 1/8 inch Real Red Solid ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Shiny Card for the Paper Craft Crew


I'm still making Christmas cards so I used the Paper Craft Crew Card Sketch#217 here.

Pining for Plaid, the October 2017 Paper Pumpkin, is the stamp set with some Year of Cheer Specialty DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Pining for Plaid October 2017 Paper Pumpkin
Papers: WW, Cherry Cobbler, Gold Foil Sheets, Year of Cheer Specialty DSP
Inks: Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: Eastern Medallions Thinlits, 1/4 inch Cherry Cobbler double-stitched ribbon, Stampin dimensonals


Friday, December 8, 2017

Super Quick Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

This card came together super quick thanks to the Freshly Made Sketch#316 here. 
Perfect sketch to show off some DSP, so I used the Christmas Around the World DSP.




Merry Mistletoe is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Merry Mistletoe
Papers: WW, Real Red, Old Olive, Christmas Around the World DSP
Inks: Real Red
Accessories: 1/4 inch Quilted Christmas ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Christmas Door Card for a Sunday Stamps Challenge

Still need Christmas cards so I used the Sunday Stamps#167-Winter Warmth here.
I was inspired by the reds and grays.

At Home with You is the stamp set with the coordinating At Home Framelits. Also used a bit of the Wood Textures DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: At Home With You
Papers: WW, Basic Gray, Cherry Cobbler, Wood Textures DSP
Inks: Cherry Cobbler, Basic Gray, Garden Green, Peekaboo Peach, Versamark
Accessories: Silver Embossing powder, Brick Wall embossing folder, At Home Framelits, Stampin dimensionals




Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Triple Challenge Christmas Card!



I managed to fit three challenges into this card!

First, the Global Design Project#116 here. It's a case the designer and I took the sketch for my card.

Second, the colors are from TGIF Challenge#136 here. It's a color challenge to use Very Vanilla, Cherry Cobbler and Gold.

Finally, the Stamp Ink Paper#128-Let it snow, here.

I used some Year of Cheer Specialty DSP and sponged Cherry Cobbler ink to the white parts.
The snowflakes are from the Seasonal Layers Thinlits.
And the stamp set is from the November 2017 Paper Pumpkin Back in Plaid kit.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Back in Plaid-Nov 2017 Paper Pumpkin
Papers: VV, Cherry Cobbler, Year of Cheer Specialty DSP
Inks: Versamark
Accessories: Seasonal Layers Thinlits, Gold Embossing Powder, November 2017 Paper Pumpkin Back in Plaid kit





 





Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Sweet Card for The Paper Players

This card is for The Paper Players#373 here.  It's a theme challenge-Christmas Baking and what's more perfect than this piece of DSP from the Christmas Around the World DSP?

Cookie Cutter Christmas is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Cookie Cutter Christmas
Papers: WW, Real Red, Soft Suede, Christmas Around the World DSP
Inks: Soft Suede
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Everyday Label punch, 1/8 inch Real Red Solid Ribbon, Stampin dimensionals


Monday, December 4, 2017

Deck the Halls for a Hand Stamped Sentiments Challenge

I was inspired by the Hand Stamped Sentiments#278 here.   The trees and the color red stood out to me.

Carols of Christmas is the stamp set with some Merry Music Specialty DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Carols of Christmas
Papers: WW, Real Red, Old Olive, Soft Suede, Merry Music Specialty DSP
Inks: Real Red and Old Olive
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Squares Framelits, Card Front Builder Thinlits




Friday, December 1, 2017

Christmas Flurry for a Freshly Made Sketch


This is a Christmas card using the Freshly Made Sketch#315 here.

Flurry of Wishes is the stamp set with some Be Merry DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Flurry of Wishes
Papers: WW, Garden Green, Cherry Cobbler, Be Merry DSP
Inks: Garden Green, Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: Layering Oval Framelits, Seasonal Layers Framelits, 1/2 inch Circle punch, Quilt Builder Framelits, Stampin dimensionals


Thursday, November 30, 2017

Mini Pizza Box for a SIP Challenge

Since I had the Quilted Christmas DSP out, I used it to decorate this Mini Pizza box.

This qualifies for the Stamp, Ink, Paper Challenge#127 here-All Wrapped Up.



Labels to Love is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Labels to Love
Papers: WW, Garden Green, Real Red, Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Mini Pizza Box, 1/8 inch Real Red solid ribbon, Everyday Label Punch, Stampin dimensionals, Brights Enamel Shapes

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Chrismas Card for Two Challenges

This Christmas card uses two challenges.

First, the sketch at The Paper Players#372 here.
And second, the SUO Challenge#188-Celebrate Winter Holidays, here.


Christmas Quilt is the stamp set with some coordinating Quilted Christmas DSP.


Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Christmas Quilt
Papers: WW, Real Red, Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Quilt Builder Framelits, Stitched Shapes Framelits, 1/8 inch Real Red solid ribbon, Basic Rhinestone Jewels, Stampin dimensionals


Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Christmas Card for a Fab Friday Challenge

This card uses the Fab Friday#126 here.  It's a color challenge to use Real Red, Lemon Lime Twist and Emerald Envy.

Flurry of Wishes and Carols of Christmas are the stamp sets.

Here's my recipe:

Stamps: Flurry of Wishes and Carols of Christmas
Papers: WW, Emerald Envy, Lemon Lime Twist, Real Red
Inks: Emerald Envy, Lemon Lime Twist, Real Red
Accessories: Sparkle embossing folder, Layering Squares Framelits, 1/2 inch Lemon Lime Twist finely woven ribbon, Stampin dimensionals

Monday, November 27, 2017

Thank You Card for a Freshly Made Sketch


 

Hope everyone in the US enjoyed their Thanksgiving weekend! I sure loved having all three of my kids home for a few days! I'm very thankful!

So thankful for friends too and I used the Freshly Made Sketch#314 here for this thank you card.

Jar of Love is the stamp set with some Painted Autumn DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Jar of Love
Papers: VV, Peekaboo Peach, Painted Autumn
Inks: Peekaboo Peach
Accessories: Layering Circles Framelits, 1 1/4 inch Circle punch, Stampin dimensionals




 

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Christmas Cars for a Sunday Stamps Challenge

This is my take on the Sunday Stamps Challenge#166 here.

The greeting is from the October 2017 Paper Pumpkin kit and there's some Christmas Around the World DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: October 2017 Paper Pumpkin
Papers: WW, Dapper Denim, Crushed Curry, Cherry Cobbler, Gold Foil, Christmas Around the World DSP
Inks: Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: Layering Squares Framelits, Crushed Curry Solid Baker's Twine, Stampin dimensionals, October 2017 Paper Pumpkin

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Another Christmas Card for Two Challenges

This card uses the sketch at FabFriday#125 here and The Paper Players#371 here.

The red mittens in the picture were my focus from The Paper Players inspiration.


Merry Mistletoe is the stamp set with some Be Merry DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Merry Mistletoe
Papers: WW, Cherry Cobbler, Garden Green, Be Merry DSP
Inks: Cherry Cobbler and Garden Green
Accessories: Layering Ovals Framelits, Everyday Label punch, Stampin dimensionals, 1/4 inch Cherry Cobbler double-stitched ribbon
 

Monday, November 20, 2017

Christmas Tree Card for the Hand Stamped Sentiments Sketch

This is for the Hand Stamped Sentiments#166 here.
I pretty  much exactly followed the sketch!

Teeny Tiny Wishes is the stamp set with some Quilted Christmas DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Teeny Tiny Wishes
Papers: WW, Real Red, Blushing Bride, Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks: Real Red
Accessories: 1/4 inch Quilted Christmas ribbon, Softly Falling embossing folder

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Christmas Card for a Sketch and a Color Challenge



This card uses the sketch at Freshly Made Sketches#313 here, and the color combo at the Global Design Project#113 here.  Cherry Cobbler, Pool Party and Pear Pizzazz are the colors.

Every Good Wish is the stamp set with some Be Merry DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Every Good Wish
Papers: WW, Pear Pizzazz, Cherry Cobbler, Be Merry DSP
Inks: Pear Pizzazz
Accessories: 1 1/2 inch Circle punch, Seasonal Layers Thinlits, Basic Rhinestone Jewels





Friday, November 17, 2017

Christmas Wishes Card

Since I had Merry Mistletoe on my desk I used it for this card too. I also used some Quilted Christmas DSP and some Merry Music Specialty DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Merry Mistletoe
Papers: WW, Real Red, Quilted Christmas DSP, Merry Music Specialty DSP
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Ovals Framelits, Stampin dimensionals, 3/8 inch Garden Green stitched satin ribbon

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Back to Christmas Cards!

I'm back to stamping after an incredible 25th Anniversary trip to Hawaii! We had a great trip to Kauai and Maui and I'm so very grateful for the wonderful sights, food and memories! Back to reality as I can't believe Thanksgiving is next week!

I made this card for the TGIF Challenge#133 here.
Christmas Quilt and Merry Mistletoe are the stamp sets with some Quilted Christmas DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Christmas Quilt and Merry Mistletoe
Papers: WW, Garden Green, Pool Party and Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks: Garden Green and Pool Party
Accessories: Starburst punch, 2 inch Circle punch, Quilt Builder Framelits, Subtles Enamel Shapes, Stampin dimensionals



Saturday, November 4, 2017

Sympathy Card for a TGIF Challenge

Unfortunately I needed a sympathy card, but fortunately I found the TGIF Challenge#132 here.
It's a color challenge to use Sahara Sand, Crumb Cake and Soft Suede.

I used my Aqua Painter on some Watercolor paper and used a bit of each color. Thoughts and Prayers is the stamp set.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Thoughts and Prayers
Papers: VV, Watercolor paper, Soft Suede
Inks: Soft Suede, Crumb Cake, Sahara Sand
Accessories: Aqua painter, Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Ovals Framelits, Stampin dimensionals, 3/8 inch Crumb Cake classic weave ribbon

Friday, November 3, 2017

Let it Snow Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

This is for the Freshly Made Sketch#311 here.

Merry Little Labels is the stamp set with some Merry Little Christmas DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Merry Little Labels
Papers: WW, Old Olive, Real Red, Merry Little Christmas DSP
Inks: Old Olive, Real Red, Soft Suede
Accessories: Softly Falling embossing folder, Everyday Label punch, Seasonal Layers Framelits, Basic Rhinestone Jewels, Stampin dimensionals


Thursday, November 2, 2017

Christmas Quilt Card for a Stamp Ink Paper Challenge

This is my take on the Stamp Ink Paper Challenge#123 here.

Christmas Quilt and Teeny Tiny Wishes are the stamp sets with some Quilted Christmas DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Christmas Quilt and Teeny Tiny Wishes
Papers: WW, Garden Green, Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Starburst punch, Quilt Builder Framelits, 1/8 inch Real Red Solid Ribbon, Stampin dimensionals


Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Christmas Wreath Card for The Paper Players

This is my take on The Paper Players#368 here.
The tic-tac-toe I chose was Christmas, die-cut/punch and wreath.

I used the holly stamp from Every Good Wish to create the wreath. The bow is from Jar of Love and the greeting from Flurry of Wishes. And there's some Be Merry DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Every Good Wish, Jar of Love, Flurry of Wishes
Papers: WW, Cherry Cobbler, Garden Green, Be Merry DSP
Inks: Garden Green, Lemon Lime Twist, Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: Everyday Jars Framelits, 3/8 inch Garden Green stitched satin ribbon, Stampin dimensionals




Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Gingerbread Gift Card Holder

This cute little Christmas gift card holder is for the SUO Challenge#186-Treats of all Kinds, here.
I found the idea for the gift card holder from Sue Mohr here.

Cookie Cutter Christmas is the stamp set with some Christmas Around the World DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Cookie Cutter Christmas
Papers: VV, Soft Suede, Real Red, Christmas Around the World DSP
Inks: Soft Suede
Accessories: Cookie Cutter Builder punch, 1 3/4 inch and 2 inch Circle punches, Layering Circles Framelits, Stampin dimensionals

Monday, October 30, 2017

Christmas Wishes for a Merry Monday Challenge

This is my take on the Merry Monday Challenge#263 here.
I was inspired by the wood shutters, red and white sign and greenery.
I used the Merry Mistletoe and Carols of Christmas stamp sets and some Wood Textures DSP Stack.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Merry Mistletoe and Carols of Christmas
Papers: WW, Real Red, Wood Textures DSP Stack
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Squares Framelits, Card Front Builder Framelits, Basic Rhinestone Jewels, 1/4 inch Quilted Christmas ribbon, Stampin dimensionals


Friday, October 27, 2017

Clean & Simple Case This Sketch Card

Here's a cute but simple Christmas card for the Case This Sketch#245 here.

Merry Mistletoe is the stamp set with some Merry Little Christmas and Merry Music Specialty DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Merry Mistletoe
Papers: WW, Basic Black, Old Olive, Merry Little Christmas DSP, Merry Music Specialty DSP
Inks: Old Olive
Accessories: Layering Circles Framelits, 1 inch and 1 3/4 inch Circle punches, Basic Black Baker's Twine, Metallic Enamel Shapes

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Christmas Wishes for Sunday Stamps Challenge

This card uses the Sunday Stamps Challenge#164 here.

Merry Mistletoe is the stamp set with some Quilted Christmas DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Merry Mistletoe
Papers: WW, Real Red, Garden Green, Quilted Christmas DSP
Inks: Real Red and Garden Green
Accessories: 1/4 inch Quilted Christmas ribbon, Banner Triple Punch, Card Front Builder Framelits, Stampin dimensionals

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Christmas Card for a Freshly Made Sketch

This is my take on the Freshly Made Sketch#310 here.

Merry Mistletoe and Teeny Tiny Wishes are the stamp sets with some Be Merry DSP.

Here's my recipe:
Stamps: Merry Mistletoe and Teeny Tiny Wishes
Papers: WW, Garden Green, Cherry Cobbler, Be Merry DSP
Inks: Garden Green and Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: 1/4 inch Cherry Cobbler double-stitched ribbon, Stampin dimensionals