Welcome to Merry Monday Challenge. It’s a new week and this week Sue wants us to create a Christmas card with Pastel Colors. I wasn’t sure where I would end with my card for this week but I just freakin’ love it! If you know me well, I love to use non-traditional colors for my Christmas cards so this challenge was perfect!
I had an embossed layer sitting on my desk that I hadn’t used for last years Christmas cards so that’s where I started and built from there. I decided to cut around the embossing to make my layer perfectly square and ended up with a square 5″ x 5″ card. Here’s a close-up of the pretty double-bow that sits atop the sentiment:
The Iridescent Sequins had the perfect colors to coordinate with my cardstock layers too. These are the measurements for my layers:
- Card Base: Whisper White Cardstock 10″ x 5″. Score and fold at 5″.
- Layer #2: Powder Pink Cardstock 4-1/4″ x 4-1/4″. Glue to card base.
- Layer #3: Soft Sky Cardstock 4″ x 4″. Emboss with the Winter Wonder Embossing Folder and glue to card front.
Thanks for stopping by to visit me today. Come join our challenge this week at Merry Monday Challenge!
- Stamps: Labels To Love
- Inks: Soft Sky, Powder Pink
- Cardstock: Whisper White, Soft Sky, Powder Pink
- Accessories: Powder Pink Finely Woven Ribbon, Iridescent Sequins
- Tools: Winter Wonder Embossing Folder
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