Tuesday, 25 September 2012

Card for Merry Monday 34

Sometimes a simple sketch is the most appealing, and that is certainly the case with the latest sketch for the Merry Monday Challenge. I got three cards made last night, using variations of this sketch!

I die cut the label from red Bazzil, and since I felt it has a Victorian look, I used a K&Co 3-d sticker as the embellishment. It also has that 'old time' feel.

I added a strip of striped paper and button twine, then stamped the Merry Christmas and added 2 tiny gems.

The sticker has glitter and a gem to give the card that Christmas SPARKLE I seem to crave.

White A2 card base - Office Depot white card stock
Red card stock - Bazzill
Patterned paper - K&Co
3-d Sticker - K&Co
Label die - Tim Holtz, Sizzix
Bling - from my stash, Michaels
Word stamp - Papertrey Ink
Foam tape.

I will share the other two sketch cards another time. 

Thanks for stopping by today!


  1. Lovely card. That embellishment is beautiful.


  2. Fabulous Karen, love the 3D Victorian sticker..so festive! Thank you for joining us at Merry Monday.

  3. That 3D sticker is a wonderful focal point and the red label shows it off perfectly! Thanks for sharing it with us at Merry Monday!

  4. Cute! I love the layers on the tree. That's really pretty. Thanks for adding your card to the Merry Monday challenge!


    Terry (FD)

  5. Wonderful card Karen, the 3D sticker is fabulous. Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday this week.

  6. Ah, this is right up my vintage Victorian alley! LOVE it! Thanks for playing along with us this week at the Merry Monday!

  7. Oh so pretty, Karen! Love this sticker and all the layers! Very pretty Christmas card!
    Thanks for playing along with us this week over at Merry Mondays! :)


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