Monday, October 12, 2009

Holiday Greetings!

Hi everyone! Happy Monday... sorry for my lack of posts last week. I wasn't feeling so well, so I spent most of my mornings just resting before I had to go teach dance.

I am feeling better this week, thank goodness!

It's really starting to feel chilly here, and that puts me in the mood for some holiday cards!

This card is for the 2 Sketches 4 You sketch for this week!

I used my new Delightful Decorations set as the focal point for this card. The designer paper is some that I won in a contest last year. I still have a lot of it left, so I'm trying to use it up! As you know, I am not allowing myself to buy more Christmas paper... haha!

I used the new Ornament punch, available in the Holiday Mini catalog, to punch out the ornaments. They are mounted on some foam layering tape which is non-su. I had to order more dimensionals and they haven't come in yet!

Card Details:
Paper:
Baja Breeze (retired), Cranberry Crisp (retired), Old Olive (#100702), Very Vanilla (#101650), Figgy Pudding Designer Paper (non-su)

Ink: Cranberry Crisp (retired), Baja Breeze (retired), Old Olive (#102277)

Stamps: Delightful Decorations (#1165117), Sincere Salutations (#115068)

Accessories: Riding Hood Red Taffeta Ribbon (retired), Very Vanilla Taffeta Ribbon (#109071), Foam Layering Tape (non-su), Circle Nestabilities (non-su), Ornament Punch (#116794)

I hope you have a wonderful day!

15 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card, I've been debating with myself whether to buy these stamps or not.......your card has tipped the scales ,its a definate to buy now!!!

    Susie x

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  2. Wow! This is so beautiful! Glad you're feeling better this week! :)
    Hugs,
    Lisa

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  3. Sorry to hear you weren't feeling well...glad you're getting better.
    Love your card..it's gorgeous. The papers are beautiful and of course the ornaments are fabulous. Gotta love the bows too! :)

    Lori

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  4. OH
    MY
    GOSH
    How amazing is your card!! I love it, love everything about it
    Thanks so much for playing along at http://2sketches4you.blogspot.com/

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  5. I have really enjoyed all the recent card posts using the Figgy Pudding paper. I bought some last year and used 2/3 of one sheet and some of the letters. Thanks for providing me with the inspiration to use up that paper!!
    Krista

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  6. Wonderful card Riley, love the ornmanets and colors. Glad you are feeling a little better, rest...

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  7. this is a stunning way to kick off the gallery Riley. I love the use of ornaments and how you used the sketch.
    Thanks for sharing
    :) Kazan

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  8. ohhhhhhhhhhhh, this is just gorgeous!! wow!! perfectly fabulous!! wow!

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  9. Your card is so pretty... love all the details!

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  10. Wow Riley this card is great! I've miss alot and will be getting caught with what's been going on...later girl :)

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  11. Beautiful, Riley. I hope you're feeling better very soon.

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  12. PRETTY card! I just bought these from my SU demonstrator and I can't wait to get them!

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  13. Wow your card is gorgeous love everything about it, beautiful. TFP at 2sketches4you.

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