Sunday, August 28, 2016

Get out those mittens & hats . . .

 . . . well, NOT quite yet!  LOL!

Happy Sunday Everyone!
Yes, it's still summertime here in the U.S.A. but you know
how quickly time goes by and it will be time for those mittens, hats
and scarves before you know it.  ALSO ... those holiday cards!

Today I have a fun card to share that was quick, easy and
perfect for holiday mass production.


The die I've used today is the Tutti Designs 'Santa in Mitten' TUTTI-134.


As you see, I created a PAIR of mittens for todays
card but you could certainly create with just one mitten and
it would be fabulous    Just like team mate Nancy shared HERE.

 SO MANY WAYS you can use this die cut!  Here's what I decided to do . . .


Yep, the old fashioned way ... just like back in grade school art class . . . trace & cut!  LOL!
I did the first one then thought why not flip it over
and make a mitten for the other hand!  

Please be sure to pop over to the Tutti Designs Store and check out all these fabulous dies.  They are a new company, only on their 2nd/3rd release and WOW are they fabulous!  If you haven't already made a purchase ... what are you waiting for???

Need inspiration?  The team has something new to share over on the Tutti Designs Blog EACH and EVERY DAY!  Pop on over and see for yourself ... what a talented group of designers!!

I'll be back again next Sunday with a new Tutti Designs project.
In the meantime, here are all the Tutti Designs quick links you will need:


Challenges to share in:
Brown Sugar Challenge - Black/White & Splash of Color
Creative Artiste Challenge #47 - Anything Goes
Jo's Scrap Shack FFC #153 - Use your dies and machines
 Simply Papercraft Challenge - Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping by and as always . . .



Recipe:
Papers:  White cs, Red cs, American Crafts 'Hot Cocoa' designer paper
Accessories:  Doodlebug holiday Bakers Twine, Fiskars swivel craft knife, JoAnn's holiday ribbon



10 comments:

  1. WOW! Those are fantastic mitten dies, look at the detail!!! Warm and fuzzy and cozy! I am looking forward to winter, this summer was a scorcher! Love your peppermint candy background paper too, it's FUN! Great card!

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  2. Lovely... Thank you so much for entering our challenge over at Creative Artiste Mixed Media Challenge Blog, we hope to see you join in again...

    Hugs Rhonda DT & Owner xxx
    http://creativeartistemixedmedia.blogspot.co.uk

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  3. So pretty and I love your idea for making a pair of them by flipping it, makes a pretty winter card!

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  4. Oh, I don't think I saw this one before. So cute! Clever how you flipped it. Love all the color pop and the string for the mittens. Very festive and wintry and FUN!

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  5. Fun pair of mittens and a great idea to fip'em!! Love that perfect background paper, too (but winter...yikes no thanks...lol)...but the idea of working ahead on the holiday cards is a sure winner in my book!!

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  6. Lovely card! Thank you for joining Brown Sugar Challenge this week. Good luck!

    Simona, DT member

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  7. Wow!! What a fabulous die. I can't believe you cut the second one out by hand; that must have taken forever! Beautiful card. Thanks for playing with Jo's Scrap Shack.

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  8. Beautiful card Darlene! I love all those peppermints!!! And these mittens are just gorgeous! Thank you so much for joining us this week in our Funday Friday challenge at Jo's Scrap Shack!
    Hugs,
    Jo-owner
    ♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

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  9. Wow that is gorgeous card :) Thanks for playing along with us over at Jo's Scrap Shack-Funday Friday Challenges
    Tina (DT

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  10. Lovely card, thanks for sharing it with us in the Brown Sugar Challenge, Karen DT

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