Sunday, July 31, 2011

PW Angel Art Blog Hop - Christmas in July

I'm so excited for the PaperWings Angel Art Christmas in July blog hop!! I love Christmas!

On to the Christmas goodies... I used one of my favorite sets to feature on both projects. I can't get enough of TAC's Cuddly Christmas!! Here's the card. Stickles and a great background stamp from TAC's Ready Set Snow add shimmer and depth. And, the Spellbinders pendant die, makes a super placeholder for a sentiment.
The second project is this great little favor box decorated up with dots in memento desert sand ink. I modified the box and turned it into a bag. What a wonderful way to share some handmade jewelry or candy during the holidays.
Thanks for stopping by and please check out the other great ideas on the hop!!
Rita W - http://handmadebits4u.blogspot.com
Michelle M - http://michellescreativejourney.blogspot.com
Laura - http://www.thecraftysister.com/
Wendy - http://wendyswhimsyandwit.blogspot.com/
Laurie U - http://laurieunger.blogspot.com
Chelsea C - www.inkystamps.blogspot.com
Shirley H - http://glitteredpaws.blogspot.com
Kim S - http://angelatmydoor.blogspot.com/
Mary - http://marysangelinspirations.blogspot.com/
Angela K - http://www.angelakelley.blogspot.com
Carol N - http://stampincarol.blogspot.com/
Betty - http://www.stampinteacher.com
Rita K - http://ritasangels.blogspot.com
Julie - http://juliesstamppad.blogspot.com
Donna - http://lakesidestamper.blogspot.com/

16 comments:

  1. Very cute...the first one looks so chilly and windy...weather I am almost missing after a month of over 100 degree days.

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  2. Love them both but I am a "glitter" type gal so the first one really caught my eye. Great job and these images are just perfect.

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  3. Love the critters! Fun fun card and little gift holder!

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  4. What can I say? Great minds think alike!

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  5. Great card and wonderful bag. Great stamp set. Love the shimmer of the stickles on the first one. And how creative to turn the little box into a little bag.

    Hope you get your internet working soon!

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  6. awesome ... this is still one of my all time fav sets!

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  7. wow - fabulous projects. love the background on your card!

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  8. Great ideas!! The swirls give a sense of a snowstorm! And love the bling! The bag is pretty cool, too!

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  9. Very cute! wonderful card and gift holder!! TFS

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  10. Oh so cute! Love the bling & blue snowflake background on your card and your little gift bag is perfect!

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  11. GREAT card! love the sparkle!!!!!!!

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  12. Great card and bag.
    Thanks for sharing.
    Hugs, Myrna

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  13. love the looks you achieved! Great cards!

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  14. Love them both, but the first one grabbed me. I am a sucker for sparkle!

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