Monday, September 17, 2012


I created this Christmas card using this adorable snowman stamp from Magnolia Stamps.

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
All Sorts: Purple Passion
Gingerloft: Embossing
Digi Design Challenge: Use 1 or More Die Cuts or Punches (lace border punch & snowflake punch)
Forever Friends: Color Inspiration (used purple)
Craft Your Passion: Bingo (Diagonal) [emboss/ribbon/buttons]
The Pink Elephant: Monochromatic
Tammy's Scrappin' Corner: Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge: Spots or Stripes
Digi Doodle Shops Best: Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday: Christmas In September
Winter Wonderland: Lilac & Lace (lace border punch)
Just Magnolia: Twinkle Little Star
A & T Challenge Blog: Bingo (across) [bling/button/ribbon]
Simply Magnolia: Anything Goes
Card Ingredients
Magnolia Snowman Rubber Stamp
White Card Stock
Purple Patterned Paper
Coredinations Lavender Card Stock
Purple Dotted Ribbon
Crystal Stickles
Purple Glitter Star Buttons
Martha Stewart Eyelet Lace Border Punch
Martha Stewart Snowflake Punch
Fiskars Oval Template
Fiskars Dot Embossing Texture Plate
Crayola Color Pencils
Prisma Color Pencils


Toni said...

It's so sweet! Congrats for the lovely card!

My Crafting Channel said...

Adorable, love the image and the embossing.

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Mian said...

Such a sweet Christmas card! Love that you made it in purple!

Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us this fortnight at Gingerloft.
Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

Gingerloft Design Team Member

Niknak said...

Awesome card! Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls Challenges!!

debby4000 said...

Oh what a fabulous card, love it.

downrightcrafty said...

oh gorgeous lilac and lace so pretty, thank you for joining us at the Winter Wonderland this week
Hugs Kate xx

Anonymous said...

The teal glitter is just perfect for the shading. Thanks for joining Craft Your Passion this week!

Deanette said...

Very cute! Thanks for joining the Digi Design Challenge.

Sharon said...

Oh how lovely is this. What a stunning creation. Thanks for joining in the fun at Simply Magnolia. Hope to see you back again soon. hugs Sharon (DT)

Fabiola said...

hello Mary, you did a sweet card, so nice, thanks to play with us at CSAYL, biz

Debs said...

Fabulous card - love the image and the super sparkle.
Thanks for playing along with us at Allsorts this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

Nicola said...

Great Christmas card Mary, love the embossing and fab image!
Thanks for using the colour purple for Allsorts this week and good luck!
Hugs Nicola xxx

Tammy Ortiz said...

The Way you designed your entry is amazing. I love your talent.
I wish you well in the this week's Challenge. We hope to see you back next week.
Tammy Ortiz
Founder of
Tammy Scrapin Corner

Nikki Byrne said...

Adorable image, great colours and fab embossing :o) Thank you for joining us at Gingerloft this fortnight and good luck, hugs NIKKI DT

Shell~AK Stamper said...

Super Cute card Mary, love the non-traditional colors!

Glad you joined us at A and T Challenges this round!


NanaConnie said...

This is so cute, Mary! Love the purple (my fav color) and the embossing. Thanks so much for joining us in our "Anything Goes" challenge at Tammy's Scrapin Corner this week. Hope to see you playing in our next challenge, too.
NanaConnie DT

Tanya said...

This is adorable Mary, I love the sparkly stars and the embossing.

Thanks for joining us at the Forever Friends Challenge Blog Fortnightly Challenge :)

Tanya xx

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Adorable Monochromatic Christmas card!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant!!

Gaynor said...

What a great card, love the image and your layout, thanks for joining our last challenge at Digi doodle shop, Gaynor xx

Cathy Clouston said...

What a cute little snowman! Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenges! :)

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Great card, love the purple and the embossing too. Thanks for joining in with our colour challenge over at Forever Friends and Good luck
Julie x
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*щурчо* said...

Cute card!
Thank you for joining us at The Crazy Challenge #129 "Spots and/or stripes"