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Entries from October 2008

Holiday Collection Sneak Preview

October 4th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Jimmi, another GSG friend of mine, is hosting the Featured Stamper WCMD challenge on SCS today. Her pick: SherryLC05. I chose to CASE Sherry’s All Green Hoppy card, but I didn’t make my version monochromatic and I made mine a 4-1/4″ square card. I used a stamp from the Holiday Collection Stampin’ Kit that will […]

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Tags: clean & simple

Autumn’s Glory

October 4th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Autumn’s Glory is the WCMD Inspiration Challenge on SCS today, and the Coldwater Creek catalog cover was the inspiration for this clean and simple card. The Holiday Blitz leaves were stamped on Really Rust, Pumpkin Pie, and Kiwi Kiss card stock and cut out. I adhered them to Whisper White “inchies” with a dimensional. The […]

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Tags: clean & simple

Happy World Card Making Day!

October 4th, 2008 · No Comments

When the cat’s away, this mouse plays with glitter! I try to avoid using glitter (and especially getting it all over me) because my DH isn’t a big fan and to be honest, I’m not a huge fan, either. But I really think this simply stamped winter scene needed a little bit of Dazzling Diamonds […]

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Tags: clean & simple

A Very Merry Christmas

October 3rd, 2008 · 2 Comments

I joined a second Holiday Mini swap with my GSG friends and used Scandinavian Season this time. The second group was smaller, so I was able to use embellishments that I only have a limited number of (like the Styled Silver Hodgepodge hardware and rhinestone brads) on this card. I love this striped patterned paper […]

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Tags: truly elegant

I Love Symmetry

October 3rd, 2008 · 6 Comments

When my mom visited me here in the States, she fell in love with the “rode vogeltjes” (little red birds) flying around outside in our neighborhood. It’s a color bird you just don’t see in Belgium. I bought Stampin’ Up!’s old Christmas Cardinal set several years ago, because I knew she would love it if […]

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Tags: truly elegant