Monthly Archives: December 2017

Year of Cheer

2017_12_31MG_2904 2017 has been a good year but I am looking forward to 2018.  Today’s card features the gorgeous Year of Cheer DSP #144640 and the sentiment from the Watercolor Christmas #144835 stamp set.  Both of these items are on the Stampin Up Year End Sales Event List and will not be available after Jan 2nd. Be sure to check out the list and take advantage of some discounted items as well.

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Quilted Christmas Tree

2017_12_30IMG_2931 This card was so much fun to make because I just cut out the triangles from a piece of the Quilted Christmas DSP #144617 and then placed them together to form a tree.  Once the tree was  made I ran it through the Quilt Top Textured Impressions Embossing Folder #144687 to create a beautiful quilted background.

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Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Today’s post is a stepped up version posting.  Both cards use the same products except the one on the right I added the trendy Boxwood Wreath Embellishment #144176 to step the layout up a notch.  For the basic layout, I textured the card front with the Softly Falling Textured Impressions Embossing Folder #139672.  I then added the lamppost from the Christmas Lamppost #144675 Thinlits and the coordinating banner from the Brightly Lit #144807 stamp set.  I am so glad I bought the Christmas Lamppost and the Brightly Lit stamp set because it is now on the Stampin Up Year End Sale Event List and will no longer be available after January 2nd.

 

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JOY to the world

2017_12_28IMG_2928 I love today’s Christmas post for many reasons: Simple Design, Christmas Around the World DSP #144629, Using an image for a letter, but mostly because I love the Large Letter Framelits #141712 from Stampin Up.  I held off buying them but oh so glad I did.  The wreath was stamped using the Painted Harvest #144783 stamp set.

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Dickens Christmas

2017_12_27IMG_2923 This card is what I call my Dickens Christmas card.  It makes me think of Christmas in the Charles Dickens era!  I layered  the Merry Music DSP #144623 over the Merry Little Christmas DSP #144621 and then cut the lamp post from the Christmas Lamppost Thinlits #144675 and a banner from the coordinating Brightly Lit #144807 stamp set from Stampin Up.  All the products for this card are on the Stampin Up Year End Sales Event List. Be sure to check out the list and place your order because the items are good while supplies last or Jan 2nd, which ever comes first.

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Frosty Cups

This was my favorite gift I made this season.  I finished using up my mini espresso cups by adding the stocking from the November 2107 My Paper Pumpkin kit,Back in Plaid.  The best part was the Wendy’s key tag for a Free Frosty for an entire year.   That is truly the gift that keeps on giving!!!

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Christmas Sampler

2017_12_25IMG_2889 Merry Christmas.  I made this beautiful Sampler for my friends birthday using a lot of the products in the Stampin Up holiday catalog. Be sure to check out the Stampin Up Year End Sales Event  to see the items that will no longer be available after Jan 2.

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