Sunday, October 7, 2018

Cheapo Dies - Christmas is Coming!

Happy Sunday All!
Today I'm sharing a fun holiday creation using a sweet die from the Cheapo Dies Store.  
We all enjoy decorating our homes for the holidays and I thought this beautiful flock of cardinals would like a little holiday dressing up of their home too.  


The latest release die I have used is the 'Winter Birdhouse'.


A few various colored cuts, a fine tipped bottle of glue & a pair of 'snips' and the decorating begins.  Here are the steps I took on today's Winter Birdhouse.

My first cut was from white cardstock.  Then I traced out around the metal die, did a little cutting/gluing ...


and now I have a snow covered brown birdhouse.


Next came the birds ...



How about a little decorating on the front door ...


VIOLA ...

The Creative Expressions - Sue Wilson Festive Collection Snowflake corner die (#CED3019) adorn the upper corners of my old SU designer paper and a little red/white Bakers twine was strung through a paper pierced hole to hang & adorn the top of the house.

Challenges to share in:
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Let's Get Ready for Christmas
Crimbo Crackers Challenge - ATG Christmas
Love To Craft October Challenge - Anything Goes

I hope you've enjoyed what I've shared today, and, if you're not familiar with Cheapo Dies, you are missing out!!!
Here's a listing of their store, blog & FB links to help you get familiar:
Thanks to all of you for stopping by today!
Here's wishing you a FABULOUS week ahead!
As always ...

8 comments:

scrAPpamondo said...

Beautiful card, love the birdhouse and the delicate snowflakes borders!

aussie aNNie said...

How lovely is this card, the die is just gorgeous.x

Glenda Brooks said...

I love your little birdhouse! Thanks for sharing how you wound up with it. I love it when you share how you did something!~

Verna Angerhofer said...

Super cute bird house and I love how it is all decked out too. Great card design.

Leslie Miller said...

Pretty, pretty! Cheapo meets Sue Wilson -- what a lovely combo. Yes, Christmas is coming and I'm never ready, but you're off to a good start!

Lena said...

Such a sweet card. I'm in love with the snowflake corners and put them straight on my wish list :-)
Have a great day.
Hugs ~ Lena

Conniecrafter said...

so cute, i love how the bird house looks like a gingerbread house and the snowflake corners framing it all is so pretty!

FiestyCrafter (Tina) said...

Fantastic Christmas card! Love those corner die cuts. Thanks for joining us at LTCCB
Tina dt