Sunday, September 11, 2016

Christmas Presents

Today I am working with products from My Favorite Things for my Christmas card design. I used the sentiment and the little snowflake present design from the LJD-54 Trim the Tree stamp set and also used a die from the Die-Namics MFT-986 Stitched Scalloped Basic Edges.


I went with the traditional colors of red and green but used varied reds and greens for my card design. I matched my inks as best I could to the card stocks I had chosen and created my own pattern paper design by stamping the little package randomly in the various colors onto the front of the white base card.

Next I chose one of the dies from the set and made a design with those reds and greens by cutting the scalloped edges and then layering them. These I placed at the top and on the white top layer I added the sentiment from the stamp set.


I really like this simple card design and I found with these color choices it seemed quite festive in nature. At any rate, I had fun making it.

This card will be entered in the following challenges:
Scrapy Land {Challenge #49} Anything Goes
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge-Stamp It
My Favorite Things You Could Be a Card Design Superstar Contest-2016

Well, I hope your Sunday is a wonderful one. I went to church this morning for the first time since my surgery and it was so nice to be able to join in worshiping. I am really feeling much like my old self now and for that I am so very grateful. God is good!

Thanks for stopping by.
God bless, Verna

11 comments:

  1. How cute.. love the simplicity of it.. great for Christmas.

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  2. You are going to be completely set for your Christmas cards Verna! : ) I love these darling layers!!

    Patti

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  3. Beautiful work Verna. Love those gorgeous borders. Great colors.

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  4. Beautiful design with the tumbling gifts and all of the shades of green.

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  5. Hi Verna, great card design with all the joyful colors. I really love the layered scalloped edges. Happy to hear you're feeling like your old self again. Hugs & Blessings.

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  6. Ohhh, love the vibrant colors and multiple borders

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  7. I LOVE this! Not only the awesome borders, but your colors are just wonderful. Great design too, well done!

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  8. Great design. I love the layered die cuts and all the pretty presents.

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  9. Very pretty, Verna! I like your modern design with the layered scalloped borders! You're doing great in the Superstar Contest! I am enjoying your cards! It's so nice to see you back to crafting again!

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  10. Very nice! I love the patterned paper you created!

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  11. LOVE this design! It's perfectly festive! Totally looks like a FUN card to make too!

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