Sunday, November 4, 2012

Sweet Sunday Christmas

It's time for another Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge, SSSC171.

This is card #37 for Project Christmas 2012. I can't seem to put down Seasonal Sentiments from My Favorite Things. I just adore the graphic greetings and it's so easy to whip up a fabulous card with any of the sentiments from the set.


I used the Circle 1 STAX and Circle 2 STAX Die-namics to cut out the focal point from Whip Cream, Jellybean Green and corrugated cardstock. I stamped the sentiment with the new MFT Jellybean Green ink...love it! Dye ink with fabulous coverage...what more could a girl ask for! Why, diamonds of course, so I added a circle of rhinestones around the sentiment. I finished the main panel by cutting out some Wild Cherry felt using the Double Scallop Border Die-namics and stitching it in place.

The patterned papers are from the Simple Stories Handmade Holiday collection and I used Kraft cardstock for the base. The Fishtail Flags STAX Die-namics were perfect for cutting out the flag element from Wild Cherry felt.

On the inside I stamped another sentiment from Seasonal Sentiments using MFT Wild Cherry ink. The new inks will be available on November 13th with the rest of the November release. Speaking of which, teasers start this Wednesday...woo hoo!

I hope you'll play along with this week's sketch and link your creation on Karen's blog. Now it's time to hop around and see what the rest of the Sweet Sunday Sketch Team created.
Dana White  (she's taking this week off)
Dawn Easton
Jackie Pedro
Lori Tecler
Lynn Put
Melissa Hubert
Pam Sparks our Superstar guest designer
Sarah-Jane Kalé
Tracy Clemente
Vicki Burdick
and Karen Giron

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Thanks for stopping by!
Karen

14 comments:

Shannon White said...

Just Fabulous Karen! Such a Wonderful Cheery Christmas card! I am loving the corrugated panel and the stitched felt and Super choice of dp's too! 8-)

Hugs
Shannon

Lori said...

Fun and festive! Love all the texture from the felt accents.

wendy said...

so pretty , love the felt!

Pam Sparks said...

This is a great sketch for pattern paper! Love the ones you used and the corrugated kraft with the sentiments! Fabulous designing Karen!

scrappingnana said...

Gorgeous card. Love the felt border. I have this stamp set and love all the sentiments.

Tracy said...

OMG! OMG! OMG! What's not to love about this? Texture is fabby and love this paper! All the right ingredients for the perfect card.

Vicki B. said...

Love this Karen, the felt is perfect!!! Happy Sunday my sweet friend!

Danni said...

Love it! So many great elements to this card that make is just fab!

Karen Giron said...

LOVE the scallops in felt - wow! The bling is amazing and I love that jelly bean green ink - yum!

Beate said...

I am with you. I have a hard time not using that set! I love the bold sentiments.
Your card looks GORGEOUS! Love the layout, colors and bling.
Hugs and smiles

Luvy said...

GORGEOUS!

Crafty Cath said...

Look at all that bling! And the stitched red border adds great dimension. Love this card!

Dana White said...

Stunning. What a great holiday card if you need a lot of holiday cards. The bling is perfect

Lynn Put said...

Oh so pretty Karen! I love your circle with the sentiment and cool felt border and bling!