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November 2015

Happy Holly Greetings

Hi Crafty Friends, Here are a couple tips and tricks for putting together your Holly Jolly Greetings kit that has been on sale recently. Im sorry I don't have individual photos. Unfortunately, they were lost when my old computer crashed. I'll provide tips as best I can off the photo that was included with your kits.

Happy holly greetings

Red Stripe Card - Fold cardstock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Ink edges of the snowflake border die cut and attach. Wrap ribbon around the card and tie in a bow. Trim sentiment and attach.

White Christmas Card - Trim back chalkboard holiday sentiment and mat on white cardstock, attach to red card base. Wrap ribbon around card and tie in a bow. Add twine to button and tie in a bow, attach over center of ribbon bow.

Grey Heart Card - Fold cardstock to form card base. Attach embossed paper. Mat striped patterned paper with red cardstock and attach. Ink edges of the heart die cut and attach. Add twine to button and tie in a bow, attach to heart. Trim sentiment and attach.

Bird card - Attach patterned paper to card base. Trim long happy holidays sentiment and attach it to the bottom of the card. Layer the red bird over the tan bird/vine, attach to card. add flowers and pearls. Add twine bow to bird.

Scotty Dog Card - Fold card stock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Attach scotty dog, add eye and nose, polka dot collar and holly. Add twine to button and tie in a bow, attach over collar. Trim and attach sentiment.

Christmas Tree card - Fold card stock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Wrap twine around tree and tie in a bow. Trim and attach sentiment. Attach die cut tree and add rhinestones and stars.

Snowflake Card. Fold yardstick to form 3x3 card. Attach patterned paper. Trim sentiment and mat with grey card stock, attach.

Peace on Earth Card - Attach patterned paper to card base. Trim peace on earth sentiment and mat with white yardstick, attach. Wrap ribbon around card and tie in a bow.

25 Card- Fold card stock to form small 3x3 card. Attach patterned paper. Attach scallop circle.

Merry Christmas Card - Fold card stock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Trim sentiment and attach over polka dot label. Attach small christmas tree. Tie ribbon in a bow and attach. Add star to bow middle.

Add ink as desired. Envelopes are provided. clear envelopes are for the 3x3 cards.

Enjoy your cards and the holidays!


Blessed Greetings - November Creative Cards

Hi All... Happy Fall to all of you! Wishing you the very best this season! Below are a few additional tips and tricks for putting your cards together. 

Make yours just the way I did or feel free to mix it up and create an original... everything coordinates!

Card #1 - Fold card stock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Wrap ribbon around card and tie in a bow. Layer flower die cuts with buttons and twine and attach. Mat sentiment and attach. Attach small tag with twine and add die cut heart.

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Card #2 - Fold card stock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Attach embossed paper. Mat sentiment with patterned paper and attach. Add die cut hearts. Wrap ribbon around the card and tie in a bow. Attach tag with twine and add button.

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Card #3 - Fold card stock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Attach doily. Attach scallop circle. Wrap ribbon around card and tie in a bow. Mat sentiments, trim notch edge and attach. Attach buttons and twine. Mat large sentiment and attach.

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Card #4 - Fold card stock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Wrap ribbon around, tie in a bow and attach embossed paper. Attach button and twine. Mat sentiment with patterned paper and trim edge with decorative scissors. Trim small sentiment and trim notch on the end, attach. Attach str and heart die cut.

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Card #5- Fold card stock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Mat embossed yardstick with cream card stock, and attach. Cut doily in half and tuck under the edge (reserve the other half for the tag). Attach strip of patterned paper. Mat sentiment and attach. Attach die cuts and twine bow.

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Card #6 - Fold card stock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Mat embossed card stock with cream yardstick and attach. Mat sentiment with patterned paper and attach. Attach leaf die cut and add ribbon bow and button with twine.

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Tags - Attach twine hanger to tags. Attach patterned paper. Mat sentiments and attach. Attach bows. Tuck doily under the sentiment. Attach flower die cut. Attach stars, pearl and button.

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Enjoy your cards and i'll be back next month with more great cards!