Sunday, October 22, 2017

Merry & Bright, PP367


Hi friends! It's Sunday and that means time for a new challenge at The Paper Players! This week sweet and talented Claire is our hostess with a sketch challenge.


Yes, another Christmas card! My stash is starting to build up nicely. For my simple creation, I chose a color palette from the papers in this stack from Lawn Fawn. The cute holly leaves and berries are NBUS from Reverse Confetti. My DH wasn't a big fan of this card, specifically he didn't like the colors. But I just ordered him out of the room and everything was good again, lol! 

Stamp Sets: Winter Word Coordinates (Reverse Confetti)
Card Stock: Solar White (Neenah), Real Red (Stampin' Up)
Patterned Paper: Snow Day (Lawn Fawn)
Ink Pads: High Drive (Simon Says Stamp)
Tools: Big Shot, Winter Words Dies, Holly Dies (Reverse Confetti)
Accessories: White Baker's Twine (Stampin' Up)

Thanks so much for stopping by! Please leave a comment, and then head over to visit the rest of the Design Team at The Paper Players. We hope you'll play along with our challenge this week, too! 

Inky hugs :)

11 comments:

  1. I think your colours give your card a modern feel, yet still with a nod to tradition - there is something very fresh about today's card! I love the bold die cut sentiment too Sandy - a great Christmas card, I think your husband and I will have to agree to disagree on this one!

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  2. I like the colors, in fact, I saved it because of the colors. I think I also have the holly/berry die and I have never used it either. Don't you love it when a plan comes together.

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  3. The white dots on the holly are genius!

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  4. I like the way you've added in the twine. it's a nice touch. That diagonal stripe ties the colours together nicely.

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  5. SWEEEEET as can be! Love the bold diecut sentiment and your pretty papers! That holly is gorgeous!

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  6. So cute Sandy! I love that paper and the twine bow too!

    Have a great day!

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  7. Sandy, I don't agree with your DH on this one! LOL! I love the colors on this card! The stripes are so fun and that holly is fabulous! You made my sketch shine! XX

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  8. I LOVE the colors of this card and the bright red Merry. It is so happy! Beautiful card!

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  9. Your colors are so fun together, cute card!

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  10. Sandy, I love the mix of DSPs. I agree with Ann, it is such a happy mix of the shades and you captured the spirit of the sketch beautifully.
    hugs
    jaydee

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  11. I think the colours are perfectly awesome together! Great card!!!!

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