Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Holiday Card Making Time . . .

WOW!  These weeks are just FLYING by!!
Hello friends!
Today I have a card to share that was created for the Dies R Us Inspiration Blog using dies from the Dies R Us Store.


I am just LOVIN' all the new holiday dies available at the Dies R Us Store.
Here is just an example of two ...
Sue Wilson 'Festive Collection - Snowflake Mini Striplet' ... #CED3036
(SORRY at the time of write up this die was already out of stock ... but be sure to check out all the other amazing Sue Wilson 'striplets' ... 

I took a few liberties with this design!
The background (inside) of the ornament 'pops out',
 so I die cut my ornament in one color, 
glued it down to a piece of card stock that would match the background BoBunny design paper
 and 'fussy cut' around the ornament ... giving it a solid look vs outline.

I also 'clipped' the top swirl from the left & right ornaments
and reattached them to the middle ornament top.  This gave the ornaments a different look (one from the other) and a little more festive flourish in the center.  Then a dab of light blue Liquid Pearls was added here and there.

It's never too early to get those holiday cards started so be sure to run right over to the Dies R Us Store for all your holiday card making dies.  SO MANY companies are showcased, I'm sure you'll be happy you stopped by!

Challenges to share in:
A Snowflakes Promise Challenge - Winter/Christmas
Try It On Tuesday Challenge - Lots of Layers
Crafting From the Heart Challenge - Anything Goes
Dream Valley Challenges - Use the color Blue
Use Your Stuff Challenge - Dies and/or Punches

Don't forget about our Dies R Us Challenge Blog!
New challenges offered on the 1st and 15th of each month.
YOU could be the next lucky winner of a store gift voucher!!

Thanks so much for stopping by and please come check out DIES R US ... you won't be sorry!
As always ...

8 comments:

  1. Interesting layers for this card

    Thank you for sharing with us at TIOT

    Love Chrissie xx

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  2. Hi Darlene, just popped over to say thanks for your comment on my mummy card. You are right, it's wierd, but just so much fun. I have amended my post slightly cos I forgot to say that he is interactive. Only one leg is glued down so you can use the other one to move his body and jiggle the fish in front of the cat. Even more wierd, but really fun. Love your ornament card. Those cuts are so intricate. Have a lovely day. Hugz

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  3. Wow.. a beautiful card! Thank you for sharing with us at TIOT!

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  4. Beautiful card! I love the ornament die! Thanks for joining our die cut/punch challenge at Use Your Stuff this week and hope to see you again.
    Tammy DT

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  5. This is such a pretty card! Love the colors and the dies that you used. Thanks for joining us this week at Use Your Stuff!

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  6. Elegant, creative, and downright gorgeous! Wow!

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  7. Oh, so elegant. Thank you for sharing this with us over at A Snowflakes Promise. Sue DT xx

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  8. Stunning card, thank you for sharing with us at Dream Valley challenges. Shona xx

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Thanks for taking the time to leave me some love!
Darlene