Christmas in July

Christmas in July

Team Stamp It Christmas in July Blog Hop


Hello and welcome to this months Christmas in July blog hop. I am featuring the Christmas Scottie bundle with a simple yet different cut.

The card base is 11-1/2”x 4-1/4” scored at 5-1/2”. Then cut the top 2-1/8” x 5-1/2” and save for later add-on project. You can now run the bottom 2-1/8” x 5-1/2” through the embossing folder of your choice. For this card I used the Gingham design.

The save for later cut piece now becomes a gift tag.

 

Don’t forget to leave a comment using #stampitcontest to enter this months contest to win

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Basic White 8 1/2" X 11" Cardstock

$10.25
Shaded Spruce 8-1/2" X 11" Cardstock

$9.25
Basic Black 8-1/2" X 11" Cardstock

$9.25
Real Red 8-1/2" X 11" Cardstock

$9.25
Celebrate Every Day Project Life Card Collection

142030
$16.00
Shaded Spruce Classic Stampin' Pad

$8.00
Pearl Basic Jewels

$6.00

 

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Stamp It Christmas Blog Hop

Welcome to the team Stamp It Christmas blog hop.

 

WOW!! Where has this year gone? Here we are in November already and as I bought my turkey last night, the month is almost over.

“For the young the days go fast and the years go slow; for the old the days go slow and the years go fast.”

I wanted to showcase a bit of non traditional yet festive. I think the Whimsy and Wonder Suite and Bright Baubles Bundles does just that.

DETAILS: I cut my card bases to be 4.25” x 5.50” in basic white. I then cut a basic white layer into be 1/4” smaller. Die cut the bauble FIRST. By cutting the babble/ornament first and then embossing allows the dimension of the snowflakes from the Wintry 3D embossing folder to be retained. 

I cut my first strip with the holly and last strip with the snowflakes in 3/4” strips to ensure you were able to see the detail of the paper. The glitter strips were cut in 1/4” strips to not take away from the overall card but provide additional medium and pop. I know the Blushing Bride glitter is retired but I tend to hoard my paper and it’s a great match for the Whimsy and Wonder suite. The remaining  DSP cut into 1/2” strips.

I then heat embossed my greeting in Silver as my finishing touch. I just love how the card glimmers in the light.



Thanks for visiting and I hope you are now inspired to craft today. Don’t forget to comment #stampitcontest for your entry into this month’s drawing for

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Blushing Bride Glimmer Paper

Blushing Bride Glimmer Paper
[140550]
$5.00
Embossing Buddy

Embossing Buddy
[103083]
$6.00

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Stamp It Christmas in July Blog Hop

Welcome to my Stamp It Christmas in July post. 


I’m excited to give you a small introduction to the Whimsy and Wonder Suite that will be available in the July – December Mini Catalog releasing on August 3, 2021. Note: I will update the product links when the catalog goes live.

I have to say, I had mixed feelings about this suite at first. I liked the whimsy trees, I liked some of the color combinations but I wasn’t sure of the combination together. Now I can’t wait to create more with it. The hardest part will be using the DSP. (I’m working on that problem in general Ha-Ha!)

Look at this Holly paper!!

  • Berries in Blushing Bride
  • Leaves in Mossy Meadow and Mint Macaron
  • Hint a Holographic trim

How do you get over cutting it, putting adhesive on it and covering it up to display the other side. I could use my paper with a little less stress if they banned double sided DSP. 

Here’s a sneak peek at the trees. Originally, I thought I was going to die cut one or more trees to use. So I arranged on my scrap to do all at once. Might see a few more in the background. 😉

As I looked at the other stamps, 🐿 squirrel moment 🐿 I instantly envisioned the word Joy for my tree topper. As my card has had a moment to ‘rest’, I think it needs more around my tree. It might be snow or gems.

Thanks for stopping by and I hope you enjoyed the sneak peek. Don’t forget to comment using #stampitcontest for your chance to win the Looking Up Card Kit and you can be a winner just like JoAnn Porter – Congratulations! Be sure to check out my other team members posts this month using the links below.

 


 

 

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Stamp It Christmas Blog Hop


Welcome to the Stamp It Christmas Blog Hop. Today I’m keeping it #SimpleStamping with the Snowman Season set. Though not used, there is the Snowman Builder Punch.

These cards were created as the growing popular slimline cards. The bases in Mint Macaron and Misty Moonlight measure 8” x 9”, scoring the 8” side at 4”. This allows for a finished card of 4”x9” to fit in a standard #10 envelope. The white stamped layer was cut at 7 1/2” x 8”. 

On each card I enhanced with a little water coloring using the new Water Painters

The Santa hats were stamped using A Merry Hello Host set available in the August – December 2020 catalog for $10.00 with qualifying purchase.

Thanks for stopping by today and be sure to comment leaving #stampitcontest to win this month’s Simply Citrus Card Kit.

Congratulations to last months winner:

 

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Christmas in July Stamp It Blog Hop

Welcome to our Christmas in July Stamp It Blog Hop. I’m excited to share with you a returning favorite MERRY MOOSE. I also get to introduce you to PLUSH POINSETTIA SPECIALTY PAPER and PLAID TIDINGS.

Stampin’ Details:

  • The base is 4-1/4” x 11” CHERRY COBBLER cardstock, scored at 5-1/2’’ and folded.
  • You will use (2) 2-3/4” x 2’-3/4” BASIC BLACK Squares
    • (1) punch MERRY MOOSE
    • (1) base layer of sentiment and MERRY MOOSE
  • The WHISPER WHITE layer is also 2-3/4” x 2’-3/4” and die cut with STITCHED SHAPES SQUARE
    greeting from MERRY MOOSE stamp set was stamped with VERSAMARK + SHADED SPRUCE and embossed with CLEAR embossing powder.
  • Top decorative layer is 2-3/4” x 4” using your choice from three designs of PLUSH POINSETTIA SPECIALTY PAPER
  • Bottom decorative layer is 2” x 4” using your choice from 12 designs of PLAID TIDINGS
  • Using DIMENSIONALS, I popped the BASIC BLACK base layer and punched MERRY MOOSE 

 

 

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