Monday, 5 November 2012

Merry Monday #40 - Jingle Bells

Happy Monday Everyone,
Today's post is for the Merry Monday Sketch Challenge this week. I decided to go with Designer Papers this week and paper pieced the focal point and then cut it out with the Spellbinders Labels Ten Nestability.  I added an Early Espresso Satin Ribbon Bow and some Mini Bells as my Finishing Touches.  

Stamps: Papertrey Ink - Signature Christmas
Card and Papers: Early Espresso, DSP Patterns Stack - Brights Collection, Candlelight Christmas Specialty DSP, Very Vanilla
Ink: Real Red
Finishing Touches: Early Espresso Satin Ribbon, S/U's Jingle Bells, Linen Thread
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Spellbinders Labels Ten Nestabilities, Stamp-a-ma-jig, Bow Easy, Fiskars Trimmer and Scoring Tool, Sanding Block, Pencil, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals, Mini Glue Dots, Anywhere Glue Stick

Thanks for stopping by today.
Cat's Ink Siggy


  1. Love the DSP strips and colours you have chosen. Very affective.

  2. I love your beautiful card, Susan! Great mix of patterned papers and I especially love how you pieced the different papers to showcase your greeting! So clever and unique!

  3. Wow, what a beautiful way to let the papers do the work! Gorgeous! Your mat is stunning!

  4. I have been admiring your card in the gallery as well all week, Susan! Beautiful papers and I just adore how you made your sentiment panel! Love it!
    Have a great week! :)

  5. Beautiful card Susan, what a fun mix of papers and your bow with the little bells is fantastic.

  6. I love how you've put these papers together, Susan! And the labels, pretty bow and jingle bells are so classy!

  7. Hi Susan,

    Your card is so MERRY AND BRIGHT - love the pattern combos and bold patterns. This card will be the focal point of some lucky one's mantle!


  8. Susan this is just beautiful! I love your use of these DSPs and how you've matched them on the labels die - very effective!


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