Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Having a Blue Christmas in a Winter Wonderland

Happy Wednesday!  I just want to let you all know that this will be my last post for about a week.  The hubby and I are making our annual trek to Gettysburg starting tomorrow!  YEA!!!  :)  Last night though I made a card for this week's Winter Wonderland challenge:  Blue Christmas


I've seen many cards similar in nature on Pinterest, so I thought I would try my hand at one too.  I utilized my 2011 and 2012 Heirloom ornaments from Spellbinders.  I cut 3 layers of each shape out of plain cardstock to add some stability to the designer paper, and inked the edges with Broken China.  I added white ribbon as hangers and bows, and a layer of glitter paper between the base and main panel.  The sentiment is stamped with Bahama Blue.

I also want to enter this into these other challenges:

Holly Jolly:  Deck the Halls
Craftyhazelnuts Christmas Extra

Thanks for stopping by!

~Marie~

8 comments:

  1. This is a fabulous festive card, such a lovely design.
    Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week.
    Pauline
    x

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  2. Love those dies, and the colors you chose! have fun on your trip!

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  3. Such beautiful ornaments, Marie! Enjoy Gettysburg!

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  4. So pretty! I love how the bows turned out...that's so hard to get right, and you nailed it!

    Enjoy your trip to Gettysburg!

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  5. Beautiful card Marie! Love the fancy baubles!

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  6. Beautiful - very elegant.

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.

    Helen x

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  7. These are gorgeous ornaments, love the ribbons :)

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