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Cherry Crumb Chevron Tree

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Good morning! How is your weekend going so far? Mine seems to by moving along at light speed like it usually does. On a very happy note I did place my Spring Catalog pre-order this morning so I will have some neat sneak peeks to share with you in the coming weeks. Can you believe that the Spring Catalog is almost here?! This year has really gone fast for me, how about you guys?

For today’s post I have a card for you that I made the day after Thanksgiving, or Chevron Friday as I refer to it! The base of the card is Crumb Cake Card Stock. I stamped some snowflakes from the Snowflake Soiree Stamp Set in Early Espresso randomly on the base. The chevrons are created with a piece from the Festival of Prints Designer Series Paper Stack and the First Edition Specialty Designer Series Paper. I alternated them on either side and a thin piece of Early Espresso is adhered along the middle. I cut out a piece of Cherry Cobbler with the Delicate Doilies Large Sizzlit and adhered that on the left. The greeting is from the Greetings of the Season Stamp Set and is stamped in Early Espresso and I flagged the one end. It’s adhered to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I really like the abstract tree look and I love the colors together. I hope that you are inspired by today’s card to make some unusual holiday cards of you own. Thank you for checking in with me and I hope that you have a nice Sunday!

Stampin’ Up! products used:

Card Stock: Crumb Cake, Early Espresso, Cherry Cobbler and Very Vanilla

Designer Series Paper: Festival of Prints Stack and First Edition Specialty

Stamp Sets: Snowflake Soiree and Greetings of the Season Clear Mount

Tools: Big Shot, Delicate Doilies Large Sizzlit, Paper Trimmer, Paper Snips, Stampin’ Dimensionals and SNAIL

Cherry Crumb Chevron Tree

Greetings of the Season CM

Snowflake Soiree CM

Delicate Doilies Large Sizzlits Die

Festival of Prints DSP Stack

First Edition DSP

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A new month starts a new promotion! From now until December 16th when you host a workshop and get over $450 in sales you will get a FREE collection of InkPads!!!! You can have the Subtles, Regals or Brights collection of full size ink pads. What a great way to expand your color palate. Book your party soon to take advantage of the Holiday cards that people want to make! Contact me for more information.

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About jrk912

I am a tech junkie that loves to engineer some paper!

4 responses »

  1. Pretty neat idea how you did with these stripes into a tree! Thank you for sharing.

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  2. I like the different ideas of yours Justin such as this one – making these shapes into a tree! You must have a lovely stash of Christmas cards ready to go now!!

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