Peace and Poinsettias!

Hey everybody! Ready, Set, Go! Get those remaining Christmas cards and projects finished… St. Nick will be here tomorrow night! Leslie here, sharing a mini slimline Christmas card (my favorite size) featuring a foliage frame cut from Stardream Metallic Fairway cardstock and a layered sentiment cut from Stardream Metallic Jupiter cardstock! What a gorgeous shimmery combination! And, of course, the card base is cut from Neenah Classic Crest 110# Solar White cardstock which is a staple in my studio!

Cut Card Base and Layers

I cut a 3-1/2″ x 6″ mini slimline card base from Neenah Classic Crest 110# Solar White cardstock and an inside layering panel from Neenah Classic Crest 80# Solar White cardstock. Using dies in my stash, I die cut a foliage frame and an inside layering panel from Stardream Metallic Fairway cardstock. Similarly, I die cut the front sentiment three times from Stardream Metallic Jupiter cardstock.

Adhere Layers

I adhered the foliage frame to the front of the card base, adhered the three die cut sentiments together for a little dimension, and adhered the inside panels together. Next, I gathered the four poinsettia brads I wanted to use and clipped off the prongs (I didn’t want the bulk underneath the foliage frame).

Add Sentiments & Poinsettia Brads

I adhered the layered sentiment to the card front and adhered the brad fronts with distress collage medium. Next, I stamped the sentiment on the inside panel in red ink.

Complete Card

I added several tiny clear gemstones to the card front. I adhered the inside panel to the card base which completed the card.

Other products used:
Stamps: CAS-ual Friday Stamps Snowy Sayings stamp set
Ink: Catherine Pooler Rouge ink
Dies/Punches: Kat Scrappiness Mini Slimline Foliage Frame die, Sizzix Script Holiday Words Thinlits, Waffle Flower Mini Slimline Layers dies
Accessories: Tonic Studios 12″ Guillotine Paper Trimmer, Bearly Art precision craft glue, Ranger Distress Collage Medium, MISTI stamp tool, Big Shot, Eyelet Outlet Poinsettia Flower Brads, Darice tiny clear gemstones

I hope you’ve enjoyed this card! Be sure to visit the CutCardStock Facebook Page for more DT inspiration!

Scrappy hugs,

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