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Saturday, 24 June 2017

There’s only splendour for the sight



I’m sharing a CAS Christmas card I made featuring the gorgeous Spiral Christmas Tree die from Dixi Craft.


I decided to go with a Christmas tree on this card as that’s the optional twist at Happy Little Stampers in their current Christmas challenge.

Over at Sparkles Christmas they are challenging you to make a Christmas card with non-traditional colours.  I thought I’d play along and to help me pick my colours I used the colour palette from CAS Colours & Sketches.  So my tree is cut from Stampin’ Up! cardstock in Dapper Denim.  I cut two and layered them on top of each other to give some dimension to my card.  The star is cut from copper foil from La-La Land and I’ve decorated the tree with some gems I coloured with a Copic marker that was a pretty close match to Peekaboo Peach.

Ingredients:
Dies, SVGs & Templates etc
Dixi Craft Dies ~ MD0049 Spiral Christmas Tree
Embellishments
Papers
House of Paper Cardstock Romanesque ~ Pearl
Challenges
Sparkles Christmas #77 ~ Non-Traditional Colours

Thanks for stopping by!

9 comments:

  1. Oh wow, I love that die! And how clever to use the CC&S colours, looks fabulous. Thanks for linking up at CC&S and HLS Christmas Challenge.

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  2. Fun card. Wonderful CAS style and great use of the colors. Thanks for playing along with us at CC&S.

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  3. Beautiful - such a great CAS, elegant design.

    Thanks for joining us at the Sparkles Christmas Challenge.

    Helen x

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  4. Such an elegant and CAS card! Love your color choices too! Thank you for joining us at Sparkles Christmas Challenge this month and I hope you'll join us again soon, love Jacky x

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  5. Your card is perfectly CAS, and I love the layered star topping the tree. Thanks so much for sharing your card at CC&S! :)

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  6. So cute, Emily! What a creative use of this week's colors! Thanks for playing with us at CAS Colours and Sketches this week! Hugs, Cathy

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  7. This is really stunning! thanks for joining us at CC&S.

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  8. LOVING that die, it is so striking, CAS and fun. The added sparkle is spectacular too. Thanks so much for sharing and joining in at CC&S. Hugs Bev x

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  9. I love the simplicity of this ..... just gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with the Happy Little Stampers Christmas Challenge xx

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Thanks so much for your comments, I really appreciate you taking the time to let me know your thoughts (c: