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Christmas Card Sunday: Merry Christmas Cards

For today’s Christmas Card Sunday project we’re looking at Merry Christmas cards using the adorable Snow Place stamp set (photopolymer – 139738) coming out in the Holiday Catalog September 1st.  Aren’t they precious?  Who remembers playing with paper dolls as a child?  That’s what it reminds me of when I’m “dressing” them.  🙂 I cut… Read More »

Handmade Christmas Card Designs at a Discount

Have you checked out the Clearance Rack lately?  There’s lots of fall and Christmas-themed products at a substantial discount, and just in time for your handmade Christmas card designs!  If you missed out on them the first time, pick them up now while supplies last. Need some inspiration?  Click on the photos below to see… Read More »

Ideas for Christmas Cards: Lovely as a Tree

Most Sundays this year I’m devoting to ideas for Christmas cards.  Now is the time to begin planning your handmade Christmas card designs.  Just enter “Christmas” in the Search box in the upper right for  more handmade card designs. With today’s card I went back to a tried and true stamp set, Lovely as a… Read More »

Christmas Card Design Sunday: Ornament Keepsakes

Today’s Christmas card design uses the gorgeous retired Deck the Halls Designer Series Paper and the beautiful stamp set Ornament Keepsakes (which you can find for sale on my Retired Rubber Stamps page).  Simple yet elegant. The card stock colors used are Crumb Cake and Basic Black..  I pulled out my Ovals Collection Framelits Dies… Read More »

Handmade Card Ideas for Christmas

Well, I suppose my Tiny Violins lament a few days ago was a bit premature, as today I received a couple more handmade cards.  🙂  So much fun! Who doesn’t love to receive beautiful cards in the mail?  Not me! The first of these handmade card ideas was made by my friend Toni.  It’s just… Read More »

Ornamental Pine Christmas Card

In this Ornamental Pine Christmas card I used our Blendabilities to color over the white embossed branch and most of the pine needles. Using alcohol markers to color over embossing can eventually clog up the nibs of those more expensive alcohol markers and NOT something you’d want to do because you’d have to replace the… Read More »

Create Christmas Cards That Sparkle!

Create Christmas cards that sparkle and shine! This is one of the make & take projects we made at our team get-together last month.  Pretty, right?  Combining the Bright & Beautiful stamp set with the Stars Framelits and Silver Glimmer Paper, it’s simple yet beautiful.  The designer paper is from the Santa & Company collection.… Read More »

Xmas Card Ideas

I’ve been sharing a number of Xmas card ideas here, which is helping me get my own cards done.  🙂  I still haven’t decided on which design I’m going to stick with, though, but maybe when it’s time I’ll have done enough Christmas cards to send out… they’ll just all be different!  Even when I… Read More »

Handmade Christmas Card Ideas: Ornamental Pine

Here we are again!  It’s time to design our handmade Christmas card ideas.  The Stampin’ Up! Holiday Catalog is out, and it’s full of fun new toys to get those creative juices flowing. This handmade card design features the lovely new set Ornamental Pine, a very cool nature-themed collection.  I think it works well with… Read More »