Blue Cheerful Christmas Baubles for Merry Monday

by Joanne James15. November 2014 20:47

Today I'm sharing my card for this week's Merry Monday Christmas Card Challenge, where this week the challenge is to create a Christmas card with ornaments that are sliver/grey and blue:

I went for a little 'something old, something new' for today's card: I had a piece of last year's Winter Frost DSP on my desk, so decided to combine it with a couple of ornaments from this year's Cheerful Christmas set for today's card:

I used a single piece of Island Indigo to back my folded base of Smoky Slate and cut a square out of the front using my Big Shot and Square framelits, using the next size up to create an embossed frame. I used a square of Winter Frost DSP inside the framed area, and added a couple of baubles, one in Coastal Cabana and one in Island Indigo, both of which I stamped in Versamark and heat embossed in silver then fussy cut out with my paper snips. I popped one of on with a glue dot and the other with a dimensional and finished with my sentiment banner, which I finished with a row of tiny rhinestones for a little extra sparkle.

That's all from me for today; back tomorrow with my Design Team card for The Paper Players, where Ann has a new themed challenge for us. until then, happy stampin'!

 

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Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

 

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Mona Pendleton
Mona PendletonUnited States
11/16/2014 7:36:58 AM #

Beautiful card! Love the fancy ornaments and rhinestone detail!

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Eveline van Heijst
Eveline van HeijstNetherlands
11/16/2014 8:24:41 AM #

Great card. I like the colors.
Eveline.

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Wendy Aungst
Wendy AungstUnited States
11/16/2014 2:35:13 PM #

Beautiful card, Joanne! Love these colors and your piece of dsp! Wonderful design as well! Thanks for playing along with us this week over at Merry Monday! Smile

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Deanne @ Three Trees
Deanne @ Three TreesCanada
11/16/2014 4:17:01 PM #

Oh it's perfect - love everything!!!!  Thanks so much for playing along with us at Merry Monday.

Deanne Smile

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Nina
NinaCanada
11/16/2014 4:24:15 PM #

Fabulous card Joanne, I love this simple layout. Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday.

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Katie Melhus
Katie MelhusUnited States
11/16/2014 5:13:43 PM #

Lovely design and great color combo - what a great card! Thanks for playing along with us at Merry Monday!

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Elizabeth Sarkisyan
Elizabeth SarkisyanUnited States
11/16/2014 8:32:07 PM #

Beautiful Christmas Card and love the square focal point!

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