'Tis the Season

Christmas in July seems to be in full swing all over blogland!  I get so excited this time of year anticipating what all of the stamp companies will be releasing for this holiday season, eek!  What trend do you think will be big this year??

I used Spring Tags to make my Christmas Wreathes, yup you read that right!  Spring :)  I heat embossed my sentiment and added a small bow from the Simply Jane set.  I love that the only holiday set I used on this card was for the sentiment!

I was inspired by the Clean & Simple Sketch (FTL199).


*This card is also being entered into the following challenges:  Card Crafter's Circle, Diva's by Design, Little Red Wagon, Operation Write Home,The Outlawz
Stamps:  Spring Tags (Wplus9), Simply Jane, Stocking Prints (PTI)
Ink:  Cherry Cobbler, Old Olive, Versamark
Paper:  White (Wplus9), Cherry Cobbler
Accessories:  Black Embossing Powder, Heat Tool, Cherry Cobbler Bakers Twine, Corner Rounder

14 comments:

Donna Hanley said...

Maureen, What a lovely card. I really like that you rounded just the one corner. Nice touch.

Trish and Treasure said...

Hi Maureen,
Thanks for playing in our Christmas in July Challenge this week at Card Crafter’s Circle. I really like the simplicity of your card design!! I would love to receive this card and I love your style!
Hugs
Trish Munro
http://trishandtreasure.blogspot.com/
Card Crafter’s Circle Design Team

JoAnn Ross said...

That is so beautiful in its simplicity! I'm with Trish; I'd love to receive that card. And how clever of you!

Renee said...

This is so pretty! You did a fantastic job with the layout and everything!

Jenée said...

This is such a pretty card. The sketch is perfect for the whole design and elegant simplicity. Wonderfully done. Thank you for entering this week's challenge at Card Crafter's Circle. Good luck.

Mum of 4 said...

Another stunner!!! Love this and you are inspiring me to get back to my Christmas cards. I seem to go in spurts lately! :)

Kathyk said...

Simply splendid

Kathyk

Sherry Hickey said...

Gorgeous CAS card, Maureen; love the touch of candy cane twine!!

Lozzapops said...

This is beautiful! So simple! Thanks for joining us at Divas! Laura x

Jan Hunnicutt said...

Simply gorgeous! I love your CAS style with this one!

Thanks for playing in our Midweek Throwdown challenge at Operation Write Home Stars & Stamps!

Teresa Zuehls said...

Ooooh! What a beautiful card and take on the sketch! Love where you placed the sentiment and the bow is a great touch. TFS

Lisa Jane said...

oh this is fabulous - i love those wreaths
Thanks for joining us for our Christmas challenge at Diva's this week
Lisa x

judybeeksma said...

Absolutely Stunning!!! Thanks for joining us over at LRW!

Pryn said...

Gorgeous!!! You really know how to ROCK the CAS, Sistah!!!

xoxo

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