Thursday, November 1, 2018

ICS Blog Hop-Nov 2018 Christmas Is Coming


Wishing You Well
Stamp Set

I am in LOVE with this stamp set!  It is so versatile.  At first glance it’s a fall set, then it’s a winter set, then I realized it’s an Any Time – Any Occasion Stamp Set!!  For this month’s Inspire Create Share Blog Hop our them is “Christmas Is Coming” so of course, it’s a Christmas stamp set!! 

I send a lot of holiday cards and while I do a few ‘over the top’ cards to send to my grown children, mostly I keep my cards simple.   Today’s sample is EZ-PZ, with the exception a tiny bit of fuzzy cutting you can complete this card in just a few minutes!


CARD STOCK SIZES
Card base-Thick Whisper White 8.5” x 11”
Whisper White 4” x 5.25” (putting the
same color as a layer gives a subtle dimension)
Old Olive 1.75” x 4.5”
Under the Mistletoe DSP 1.75” x 3.5”
Scraps of Old Olive & Whisper White

To make the wreath I stamped first in Old Olive, then I cut out the center with the Layering Circles Framelits.  I didn’t like any of the other circle sizes for outer edge of the wreath, so some quick fussy cutting and VIOLA!  By popping the wreath & bow up it gives dimension and texture.  To give it some bling I added Real Red Basic Rhinestones.  The sentiment is cut from the Everyday Label punch, once in Whisper White and matted with Old Olive and tucking it behind the DSP.

Click the next button below to see what the next hopper is sharing with you today:
https://www.inspiredstamping.com/2018/11/ics-blog-hop-snowflake-showcase.html
Until next time . . .

               Hugs, Karie B.

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