I created this card as an entry for MFT’s November Guest Designer contest. I started by cutting Kraft cardstock with the Peek-a-Boo Squared Die-namics die.  The layer was stamped with the smallest diamond background from Distressed Diamonds stamp set with Moonlight Brilliance ink.  Winter blues Whimsy paper was adhered behind the openings and the edges were pierced.

The bottom corners of a 2 1/2″ x 3 7/8″ of Winter Blues paper were rounded and adhered to a 4″ square of white cardstock with rounded corners. Silver curling ribbon was tied around the top of the paper layers with a button before all layers were adhered to the card base, a 4 1/4″ x 8 1/2″ piece of Patina Bazzill Cardstock with rounded corners. The peek-a-boo layer was adhered to the card base with foam adhesive squares.

Neenah Solar White cardstock was cut with the two smaller dies from Let it Snowflake die-namic dies, stacked and topped with a rhinestone from a Sleek Strips Silver Rhinestones. Two small snowflakes were cut out white cardstock as well. The snowflakes were adhered to the panels that didn’t have the tree .

Another piece of white cardstock was cut with a Fishtail Flag Stax and a sentiment from Seasonal Sentiments was stamped in Rocket Red Gold Brilliance Ink. It was adhered in the center of the card.

Thanks so much for stopping by! Have a wonderful day!
Hugs and smiles

P.S.: Today’s Holiday Blitz tutorial on Splitcoaststampers is written by Cindy Hall. She shows us how to create a darling telescoping snowman card. I hope you have time to check it out!

Beate

Stay at Home Mom of Three, Splitcoast Team Member and Copic and Spellbinders die Lover.

15 Responses to “Magic of Christmas”

  1. LOVE this Beate…So Pretty and the colors are just Perfect!!!! xoxoxo

  2. What a gorgeous card! I wish I could sew like you do on cards. I am not a sewer so I usually don;t use that on my cards. You make it look so easy! Thanks for the inspiration!

  3. Wow what a great card! I love the colors and what a great idea with the circles, they look like little round windows. Hugs! Mojca

  4. Hello!

    This is so pretty! Not the easiest sketch to create from but your card is lovely! We have SNOW here in this part of WI today – can’t believe my eyes! Wishing you a sunshine one!

    Hugs,

    Barbara Diane

  5. This is so pretty! When I saw the sketch I was stumped but you made it work so flawlessly!! Awesome job!

  6. This is so creative, Beate!! The design is gorgeous!! The colors are so pretty together and I love the snowflakes!! I am inspired every single time I visit!! Love this!! Have a great evening :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid’s Crafts

  7. So beautiful, Beate! Love this great design and the cute snowflakes! Hugs

  8. You KNOW I love this card 😉 Good luck my friend!!!

  9. Beautiful!!!! Love the colors……

  10. I love this design, Beate. So creative! Love your stitching and fabulous stamping:) x

  11. so cute, neat design, love the snowflakes and the silver ribbon is perfect for a winter card!

  12. This is adorable, Beate!

  13. this is so fun and cute, Beate! love the circle windows and adore font on the sentiment!! super card!

  14. Totally love it! I like the background diamonds you stamped. :)

    Hugs~

  15. ‘Fresh & fun’ Christmas card!

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