02 July 2013

Something New for Christmas

We all have something new in our stash, I am sure!


Maybe it is the ribbon you have just purchased or the buttons you just had to have that haven’t been opened, I can see you nodding your head.


Something New is the theme of the challenge I have chosen at Holly Jolly for this week, so I have created my card with a new purchase which is some of the new In-Color cardstock Coastal Cabana.


I have taken the inspiration for my layout from the Just Add Ink Sketch and the colours have been inspired by the Dynamic Duos challenge which is Basic Gray and one other colour.


Here is my card:





Stamp set: More Merry Messages
Card: Costal Cabana, Very Vanilla, Basic Gray
Ink: Basic Gray 
Accessories:  Labels Collection Framelits, Delicate Designs Embossing Folder, Very Vanilla Satin Ribbon (retired), Lacy Brocade Embossing Folder (retired), Basic Rhinestones, Dimensionals, SNAIL Adhesive



I am really happy with my “Something New” Christmas card and when I look at it now it looks almost like it is an ornament.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:


Just Add Ink Challenge – #171 Sketch

Dynamic Duos Challenge - #59 Basic Gray + One

The Squirrel and the Fox Challenge – # 47 Christmas in July

Crafty Friends Challenge – # 5 Bling



Thank you for visiting and enjoy your day….Meg


Unknown said...

Very pretty. The embossing is fab. I like the "ornament" look to it...and the sentiment is so great! Thanks for joining us over at The Squirrel and The Fox.

Anonymous said...

Lovely Meighan - such a good idea to start Christmas cards now too. Love the cool colours you have used. Chantell JAI

Nikki Spencer said...

Classy and elegant Meighan! Love the CAS style and beautiful texture. Thanks for joining us this week at Just Add Ink.

Janet's Joy said...

It does look like an ornament and it's very pretty!
Thanks for playing along at Dynamics Duos!

KimB said...

A lovely classic Christmas card Meighan. The embossing adds so much subtle detail that complements the CAS design. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink.

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