Merry Christmas

Hi everyone! Wowzers, can you believe we’re finishing out October?! Unbelieveable! I’m happy to be back on the Eyelet Outlet blog today with another awesome DT inspiration project! I created a festive Christmas card in traditional red and green featuring some fun washi tape, brads and bling!

I created a side-folding A2 card base and a slightly smaller panel from textured red cardstock. I cut a smaller panel that I covered with Christmas Pattern Washi Tape. I covered a scrap piece of white cardstock with green foiled paper and then die cut letters spelling M-E-R-R-Y which I added to the panel.

I affixed a Santa Hat Brad at an angle on the M and two Stocking Brads at the end just past the Y. I stamped ‘Christmas’ in green ink on a scrap piece of white cardstock, trimmed it and adhered it beneath the main part of the sentiment. The finishing touch was the addition of a few green 8 mm Cut Jewels.

I embellished the inside panel with a piece of the Christmas Pattern Washi Tape and a thin strip of the textured red cardstock, stamped the sentiment in green ink and layered it on more of the textured red cardstock.

And one more look… super happy with this design! Loving the traditional Christmas colors!

Sharing in the following challenges:
1. Aud Sentiment Challenge Blog: #263 – Anything Goes + A Sentiment
2. Crafty Catz: #252 – Anything Goes w/ optional Winter
3. Just Us Girls: Wild Card Challenge #560 – Word Die Cuts

Eyelet Outlet products used:
Christmas Pattern Washi Tape
Santa Hat Brads
Stocking Brads
8 mm Cut Jewels

Other products used:
Cardstock/Paper: Neenah Classic Crest Solar White cardstock, CutCardStock Habanero Red 4×6 cardstock, Rinea Peacock Variety Pack double-sided foiled paper
Stamps: The Project Bin Mid Century Christmas stamp set
Ink: Hero Arts Pine ink
Dies/Punches: My Favorite Things Die-namics Stitched Alphabet dies
Accessories:  Tombow Mono permanent adhesive, Bearly Art precision craft glue, Gemini Junior, MISTI stamp tool

I hope you’ve enjoyed today’s project! Be sure to check out all the fun goodies at Eyelet Outlet! I can already see you drooling, lol! Be sure to ‘like’ and ‘follow’ Eyelet Outlet Facebook Page to keep up with news and sales, and while you’re at it, join the Eyelet Outlet Fans Facebook group for lots of creative inspiration! Thanks so much for stopping by today – we’ll see you next time! ;)

Scrappy hugs,
lesliesig

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