Holly Jolly Christmas card

Fall has arrived in Idaho! And on time. It’s my favorite season of all — I would not complain if it were fall all year round. And even though I love fall for itself, part of my love for it is all of the Christmas planning it involves. And Christmas card making! You will probably start seeing a lot of Christmas cards on this blog in the next few weeks. They’re my favorite cards to make; in fact, I could make only Christmas cards and be a very happy camper.

Shiny.
Shiny.

I used the sketch at Fab Friday for this card.

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I used the Bracket Label punch to punch out the Silver Foil shapes. I stamped the smallest snowflake from the Festive Flurry stamp set in Versamark ink, then embossed with Silver embossing powder, and cut out with the Festive Flurry framelits. I then punched 3/4″ Circles out of Silver Glimmer paper and punched each of the shapes from the Merry Minis punch pack out of Red Glimmer paper. I used Dimensionals between each layer.

I embossed the sentiment from the Tags 4 You set in Silver and punched it out using the Bracket Label, then punched a label out of Red Glimmer paper and cut that in half to frame the sentiment. The silver button is retired but is available on the Clearance Rack right now (item #129325) while supplies last. This is one of my all-time favorite buttons.

You can find all the products I used to make the card in my online Stampin’ Up! store.

Supplies used:
Paper: Cherry Cobbler (item #119685) and Whisper White (100730) cardstock; Red (121790) and Silver (124005) Glimmer paper; Silver Foil Sheets (132178)
Ink: Versamark (102283)
Stamps: Tags 4 You (C-131823, W-131820), Festive Flurry (C-131781, W-131778)
Tools/Accessories: Bracket Label punch (132153), Festive Flurry framelits (132193), Silver Stampin’ Emboss Powder (109131), Heat Tool (129053), Merry Minis punch pack (126882), 3/4″ Circle punch (119873), Big Shot (113439), Stampin’ Trimmer (126889)
Embellishments/Adhesives: Silver Basics Designer Buttons (129325), Cherry Cobbler Baker’s Twine (123125), Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430), Glue Dots (103683)

Author: Sarah

2 thoughts on “Holly Jolly Christmas card

  1. Hi Sarah,
    I love your card! The tiny punched images are a great detail, and the glimmer paper is perfect! Thanks for playing along with us at Fab Friday.

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