Sunday, August 18, 2013

Freshly Made


So my crafting hat is a bit lopsided at the moment so I decided to give this weeks Freshly Made Sketches a go.
First I used the Simon Say Stamp Tri Circle die, now I used to do this with a circle punch but gosh this takes the headache away from lining them up.
Since I'm on the Christmas card bug I decided to use Happy Holidays die and stamp again from Simon Says Stamp a bit more tricky lining up. But I stamp them separately and then cut out roughly also used repositionable tape so I could alter the placement.
The papers are Doodlebug and the Holly is a Martha Stewart Punch.


Now we Crafters are a canny lot and you can't waste the wastage so I used it on another card this time I added some snowflakes but embossed the layers. The folders are Sizzix Snow Falling and a Darice one.
I had a brilliant day yesterday although cutting tools like the Cricut and the Big Shot were ganging up against me so I still need to put titles on my layouts.

22 comments:


  1. Debby, love both of these cards, good use of all the bits of waste too.

    Hazel x

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  2. Awesome Christmas designs Debby. Love the dimension on them.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

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  3. Two fab Christmas cards Debby! Susan x

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  4. both are fabulous cards Debby. It's always great to use all the bits from the die cutting

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  5. Two very lovely cards Debby, lovely embossing and colours, Kate x

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  6. Canny crafting indeed Debby, two for the price of one and both very eye-catching.

    Hope you have a good Sunday,

    B x

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  7. Two beautiful Christmas cards! Great design :-)
    xoxo Anita

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  8. Wonderful cards Debby. I love the design and fabulous colours
    hugs Sue xx

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  9. Both are beautiful Christmas cards Debby!
    Hugs José

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  10. Both of these are gorgeous Debby. Great idea with that trio of circle dies. I didn't know the exisited.

    Enjoy the rest of your weekend.

    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxxx

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  11. Two lovely cards Debby and what a brilliant idea to make a second from the waste of the first
    jacqui x

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  12. Two beautiful cards Debby I love the circle dies and stamps also the embossing on the second card, great creativity and inspiration,
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  13. Two fabulous cards Debby. I love the designs and colours.
    Lorraine x

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  14. Wow two for one! Just beautiful holiday cards! Love how you used the sketch! Thanks for joining us at FMS!

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  15. Wow Debby, Both cards are totally stunning x

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  16. Both are fabulous Debby, love the designs.
    Wendy xx

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  17. both so stunning debby.i love the fab designs ;D

    xx coops xx

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  18. Wowza! I love these cards Debby! They are both fabulous Christmas cards and look amazing with this sketch! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  19. oh wow two gorgeous designs Debby love em!!

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  20. Wow Debby! These cards are fabulous! I love them! love those Christmas colours. Great dimension and textures! Love those holly leaves! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  21. I just love a thrifty girl...lol
    What a great way to use the cut outs.
    Love them both Debby.
    xxxxxx

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