Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Make it Monday #194 - Sympathy Cards & Stamped Borders

Good morning friends.  Just a quick post today as I really should be wrapping gifts rather than stamping, but hey...I'm addicted! (not sorry about it either!)  Melissa has a beautiful card and great video on how to make a border using partial stamping this week for the Make it Monday challenge.  I had fun using the December freebie stamp set (Pretty Petals) to make my card...take a look:


I apologize that the lighting wasn't better to take my photos, but there just isn't a lot of sun in Michigan in the winter!  I used Hawaiian Shores and Aqua Mist inks, along with black for the leaves, flower centers, and sentiment.  The sentiment is from "Heart - 2 - Heart #10" and for my tag I used the "Tag Sale #5" die.  I know it's a busy week, but if you do have some time, make sure you check out Melissa's video and beautiful card here .

Besides stamping, I love to knit, and decided to make a "First Christmas" ornament for my granddaughter Addy.  I think this will be a fitting ornament for her 1st Christmas:


Wishing each and every one of you a warm and most blessed Christmas with your families and loved ones!

7 comments:

  1. What a beautiful and elegant card! Nicely done. Oh and those booties are squeal worthy they're so cute!

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  2. Marcia your card is awesome and those booties are so adorable!

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  3. Great card ! I wish you all a Merry Christmas and a happy new Year !
    Greetings from the Netherlands !
    Ineke

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  4. Lovely sympathy card. And those bottie ornaments are just too cute.

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  5. Great stamping on the sympathy card! What a treasure you've made for your granddaughter's first Christmas!

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  6. Lovely card. Cute booties. They will become a favorite as she grows older

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  7. Gorgeous card and junk bow! Love the tiny ornaments! Merry Christmas ,Marcia! Blessing for a wonderful 2015!

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