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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Christmas in July

This is a great sketch by Unscripted Sketches. I decided to use a 6x6 paper pad purchased in London and gifted to me. It is the craziest paper pad I've ever seen! The theme is Christmas, but the various papers do not coordinate with each other. I want to use these up this Christmas, but am having a hard time. All the patterns in this card are from this pad. As you can see, the reds do not match. Some of the papers are brown (for the holidays?), some are blue, and some are pink. I guess I'll purchase coordinating Bazzill cardstock and go from there...


DSP: 'Traditional Christmas' Paper Pad by Paper Cellar
Oval Dies: Spellbinders
Snowflake Punch: Family Treasures

Challenges: 
Crafty Catz #193: Christmas in July
Creative Corner Challenges: Christmas in July
Fairytale Challenge #72: Christmas in July
MIM #151 (Make it Monday): Anything Goes
HIMCR #108: Christmas in July

11 comments:

Michele Cunningham said...

You've done a great job getting the papers to coordinate. Love the snowman! Thanks for sharing your card with us at Unscripted Sketches.

Debbie McNamee said...

I think it is a great card! Love how you used the papers! Thanks for entering the ClearlyiStamp Christmas in July Challenge. Debbie McNamee CiSCDT

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Fabulous card love the image and fabulous colour's thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
hugs Dianne xx

Jac said...

Love the image and great papers, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac x

Katy said...

Super cute card! Great snowman! Thank you so much for joining us at Clearly iStamp! Hugs-Katy DT:)

Bianca said...

What a wonderfull Christmas card! Thank you for joining us at Fairytale Challenge. xx Bianca

Sandy said...

A fun Snowman to welcome in Christmas. Fab card. Thanks for linking up with Make It Monday this week.
Hugs,
Sandy

Kathy D. said...

Well you made the papers work for this card. Great job using up what you have.

Thanks for playing in Clearly iStamp Challenge #3 - Christmas in July! See you TODAY when challenge #4 is posted. I’m so excited it will be so fun!!

Kathy D.
Clearly Digi Stamps DT/Clearly iStamp Challenge Coordinator

dstandard said...

Cute Xmas card! Thanks for playing at US!

Patrice said...

Great take on the sketch - thanks for linking up at Unscripted Sketches this week!

Jenscrapstoo said...

A wonderful Christmas card!! Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
Cheers Jennie DTM
Jenscrapstoo