Thursday, November 17, 2016

Coffee + Christmas

Howdy Crafters- I have a new coffee die and stamp set from STAMPlorations/CUTplorations and here is my first creation - a Christmas Card ----thanks for stopping by and have a fabulous day! ~ Gail!~

Kraft cardstock for base of card
Bakers Brown and White Twine
Designer Polk-s-dot Paper scrap
STAMPlorations Stamp and Cutplorations matching die - Anywhere there's Coffee by Sherry Russ
White cardstock to stamp Coffee cup & Sentiment - then I used the coffee cup die cut
Spectrum Noir Marker for the coffee and shadow outline
Snowman Washi Tape at bottom of cup and Evergreen Tree Washi Tape at top of trees
Clear Dollar Stamps Christmas Sentiment
Memory Box Trio Deer Die  using just the Doe [scrap of white cardstock]
SU Evergreen trees and Memento Black Ink - used for all stamping

It would be an honor to share with
 Beccy November Holiday Cards - Favorite colors Kraft and Black
CHNC Extra November Ch 
CHN Patterned Paper November
The Merry Christmas Challenge  Snowmen1 per day
Sunny Day Crafting #23 AG 1 per day
Glitter N Sparkle ATG #3
PDE All Cards Week 1 per day
DLART Thankful Thurs Nov Linky 1 per day
Scribbles Designs Happy Holidays #1
Sweet Stampers Christmas/Christmas #2
Stamped Blessings #1 AG - no digitals
Simon Says Wed Christmas Critters #1

STAMPlorations Never Ending Challenge - AG using Stamploration stamp and die cut

CutPlorations November Challenge - using Stamploration Stamp and Die Cut


  1. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at TMCC, good luck!!! Amy DT

  2. That mug is so adorable and festive. I love the sentiment. Thank you for joining the DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge

  3. You've got a definite coffee theme for your holiday cards this year Gail - not that I'm complaining, I love coffee and completely agree with the sentiment on today's card. I love the great polka dot paper and the addition of the twine bow. Well done.

  4. Beautiful christmas card. Thanks for joining us at the Sweet Stampers Challenge. We would love to see you again.
    Hugs, Daniela

  5. Such a lovely christmas card.
    Thank you for joining us at the Sweet Stampers and i hope to see you.

  6. You've brewed/designed a good coffee card.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  7. Hello… Thanks for sharing another one of your cards with us… your 2nd Christmas card is fun with the coffee mug image and fits perfectly with our ‘Happy Holidays’ challenge theme… hope you can join us next time and good luck in the draw.
    [Diane Louise, DT Member, Scribbles Designs Challenge Blog]

  8. Great Christmas card! I love your new coffee stamp set! Thanks for sharing with us at DL.ART Challenges!

  9. Beautiful card!!! Thanks so much for joining us in our Sunny Day Crafting challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!

  10. Cute. Thanks for joining us at CraftyHazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.
    Margaret, DT

  11. such a pretty holiday card! i love all the elements!! thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

  12. Another lovely card, Gail. the snowmen really pick up on the frosty cold weather from our inspiration photo. Thanks for playing along at CUTplorations. Good Luck! :-)

  13. Lovely card. Thank you for joining in the challenge at CHNC Extra for November.


It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~