Reason for the Season – Poinsettia

This year has flown by for me.  I can't believe there are only 130 days until Christmas.  Eek! / Woohoo! depending on how you look at it.  Lol!  I've been eyeing the Reason for the Season stamp set in my stamp stash and thought what the heck, let's do a Christmas in July card.  [grin] BASE:  I went with Garden Green, Cherry Cobbler and Basic Black for my color combination today.  The base is ... Read the Post

Holiday Catalog Samples (Expressions Thinlits 2 of 2)

After making yesterday card post the word "Merry" was laying on the table and another card idea was born.  Fabulous Marcy Morris took it and ran.  (figuratively - Lol!)  The cute faux tag layout works great and the background stamping with the poinsettia adds a nice subtle texture as well as the embossing on the tag.  I hope today's and yesterday's posts help inspire you to get the most out of ... Read the Post

Holiday Catalog Samples (Poinsettia Part 2)

I enjoyed creating this card which used a semi non-traditional color combination and fussy cutting of the poinsettia.  It is always nice to see outside-the-box designs.  This was created by my awesome upline Barb Brimhall. STAMPIN' SUPPLIES: STAMP:  Joyful Christmas PAPER:  Crumb Cake, Old Olive, Cherry Cobbler, Season of Style Designer Series Paper (12x12), Champagne Glimmer ... Read the Post