CAS Perfectly Plaid Merry Christmas Card

by Joanne James25. October 2019 14:00

This is my second post for today - you can see my earlier As You See It challenge post here. I had a little extra time yesterday and managed to make another card, this time for the current challenge over at Addicted to CAS where the challenge is to use plaid on your card:

I had some piece of leftover paper having wrapped some gift boxes for the lovely ladies on my retreat last weekend so decided to use one of them for a quick clean and simple Christmas card - take a look:

 

 Whilst this card looks like it has a few steps, it really did take me next to no time to make: I always have some white cardbases cut, the plaid and thin strip of red cardstock were leftovers from other projects, as was the gold foil 'Christmas' - I had a few of these in the die case that I had cut previously, complete with self-adhesive backing. So all that was left to do was cut the paper to size, glue the pieces together and stamp the 'merry' and the holly and add a trio of red rhinestone berries. I even had time to use one of my favourite sentiments from the same 'Merry Christmas To All' stamp set on the inside of my card: 

 

So simple and a great way to use up some of those leftover bits and pieces too!

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:

 

You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Enjoy your day and I'll be back tomorrow with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!

 

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

Comments (3) -

Angie
AngieUnited States
10/25/2019 7:09:15 PM #

So pretty!  Love how you used plaid across the bottom and that sentiment is stunning with it!  Thanks so much for linking up at Perfectly CAS!

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Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
10/25/2019 9:09:53 PM #

Clean, quick, and classically Christmas! What more can you ask for in a card? The Merry Christmas to All stamps and dies are a great set - so useful and so stylish.

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Vicky
VickyUnited Kingdom
10/26/2019 1:22:41 PM #

Just love this card Joanne. It might be simple but it really packs a punch. The plaid and the traditional colours look modern and fresh in your CAS design. Vicky x

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