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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Merry Christmas Santa Tree Stocking Card

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It's time for the midway posting over at the Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra blog. I love to make holiday cards, that is for sure. :) so this gives me a chance to work on them all year long. have you made any yet this year?

I have been on a shaped card kick lately, as those of you who visit my blog frequently can tell. I decided to pull out my long forgotten SU! stocking die for this one. why don't I use this cute die more often? it is so much fun! :)

I also used the AKV Santa - tree image by Bugaboo to make more lighthearted card. I like to have a nice mix of fun as well as pretty cards in my collection so I am always sure to have just the  perfect card on hand for each person or family!

a few sequins, vintage button, ribbon, pom pom trim, mulberry poinsettia, and adorable little rusty bell are all the decoration this seemed to need. I added in a few hand drawn dots with a white gel pen and marker. simple, but festive! :)

hope you have a most wonderful day! thanks for stopping by!

Christmas at Sweet Stamping - Christmas die cuts
WAW - anything encouraging goes
A Snowflake's Promise - anything goes
Crimbo Crackers - shaped Christmas card
Cards and More - no designer paper
Glitter 'n Sparkle - add some metal (little rusty bell in top corner)
CRAFT - Christmas
DL Art - anything goes
Dream Valley - no squares allowed


Clare Lloyd said...

Gorgeous shaped the Pom Pom trim! Thanks for joining the Crimbo crackers challenge. GD.x

Chris said...

Cute and lovely card, love the shape! Thanks for joining us at Christmas At Sweet Stampin' this month.

Bad Kitty said...

this is suer nice!
love it!

Heather said...

It IS super fun! A perfect shape for a Christmas card (obviously!) Very cute, too.

Judy Corner said...

What a lovely Christmas stocking card creation! Very many thanks for sharing at Christmas at Sweet Stampin' and good luck with the Challenge. Judy x DT

Khristina Sorge said...

This is a beautiful shaped card! I love all of your little details and 3D elements. Thanks so much for sharing with us as part of the CRAFT Christmas challenge this week!

Sarah Bell said...

Thanks for joining the add some metal challenge for Glitter ' N ' Sparkle - a lovely Christmas design, super cute and fun - Sarah DT x

katieo said...

I love the shape of the stocking with the fun trim on top. The Bugaboo image is adorable. Thank you for joining the DL.ART Thankful Thursday Garden Challenge. KatieO-DT

Natalie said...

Super cute stocking card! Thanks for sharing with us at Word Art Wednesday!

Karen Letchworth said...

This is ADORABLE, Jennifer. I especially love the pom pom trim you've added. That's one of favorite trims and I really like what you've done with it. Have a blessed week, my friend.
Word Art Wednesday

P.S. Your always welcome to also share in our challenges at CropStop if you want to play along. I'd love to see your there as well.

Lin said...

Just the most adorable Christmas card. Love the shape, and all the fabulous detail.

Thank you so much for sharing in our 'no squares' challenge.

Dream Valley

suzARTe said...

Such a great Christmas card and what a good idea to do it in a shape of a stocking, love all the embellishments you have included.It would be fantastic if you shared this creation at Anything goes September link-up, Just keep on creating
Susan xx

Jo Ann said...

How adorable is this project...We are so blessed of your joining our Challenge at Word Art Wednesday and hope you'll join us again in the new Challenge that started today. Leaving you with the encouragement from God's Word in 2 Timothy 2:10 which says, "For this reason I endure all things for the sake of those who are chosen, so that they also may obtain the salvation which is in Christ Jesus and with it eternal glory." Have a wonderful week.


Lori Kobular said...

Your little Christmas stocking is just adorable! Love all the details! Thanks for playing along with us at DL.ART Challenges!