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Friday, November 13, 2009

Christmas with the Cricut Fancy Card Friday!/Video!

Hi friends,
It is time for Fancy Card Friday from CWTC
This was my most fun project to do!
Again, I have made two cards for this day. Be sure to check out the Video on the second card, below. I really had fun making these! I started them out as my "simple cards" but switched them to the "Fancy" card category! I wish you could see this one in person, it is so much prettier and just sparkles with glitter! I think this is my favorite card but it looks much better in person. Enjoy!
Merry Mitten Card

Merry Mitten Materials:

Winter Woodland Cartridge
Basic Grey Eskimo Kisses Double Sided Paper
Plastic Snowflake embellishment from last year's stash!
The following are all from Stampin' Up:
Chocolate Chip , Whisper White, Pretty in Pink and Baja Breeze (retired) Cardstock
Baja Breeze Ribbon (retired)
Chocolate Chip and Real Red Inks
Dazzlin' Diamonds and retired Little Felt Flurries
Stampin' Dimensionals and adhesive
Merry Set (retired)

Fancy Tree Card- to see "how to make" Video, please click HERE

Fancy Tree Card Materials:

Mini Monogram Cartridge for the Scalloped square
Winter Woodland Cartridge for the Tree
Basic Grey Eskimo Kisses Double sided paper
Peachy Pink Cardstock from my stash
The following items are all from Stampin' Up:
Chocolate Chip, and Whisper White Cardstock
Chocolate Chip 1 1/4" Double stitched ribbon
Chocolate Chip and Ruby Red Inks
Chocolate Chip Ink Spot
Stampin' Dimensionals and adhesive
All Holidays Stamp Set (front)
Level One Holiday Best Hostess Stamp Set (inside)

Thank you again so much for all of the nice comments and emails too!
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Now, let's head on over to Okie's blog, to see what a fantastic card she made!


~~ Lorrie ~~ said...

Beautiful Cards Barb! I just love the winter color combo this year, reminds me of the Peppermint Forrest, Eskimo Kisses and a few of the other combos this year.

Mom2Fiveplus3 said...

Gorgeous cards. I have loved all of your creations this week. I'll continue to follow you.

janst said...

What can I say, it is a treat to see your work.
Love how you have laid out these cards and the colouyrs are a treat. Especially like the inside of first one. Would be delighted to receive either of them.

eiyiyi said...

Fabulous as always Barb. Great job this week! hugs, eileen

mash723 said...

Another beautiful project Barb!! I love it!! LOVE that ribbon!! :) TFS!!

Anonymous said...

darling cards, thanks...

Maria said...

Your cards are so beautiful, Barb!

Brens Designs said...

Wow! Love both of your new cards! Love the colors you chose and you make beautiful bows!

Helen said...

Oh--glad I popped over for the bonus card! They are both beautiful!

ealicea-jones said...

OMG Barb this are gorgeous. I love them both. Great job!

~BridgetL~ said...

It's been fun seeing all of your wonderful creations this week. I bet it was so much fun to do. Love the cards Barb :)

TERIBERI said...

Barb...I LOVE both cards!!! You have done an amazing job this week.....see it wasn't so bad after all!!!!! CONGRATS!! Hugs, T

alwayscharlie said...

Such gorgeous cards! I have really enjoyed all your projects this week. Can't wait to see what else you come up with!

Anonymous said...

Love the cards. I would never have thought to use that size ribbon but I love the way it looks. Great job. Bobbi M

Sandy from Ukiah said...

I love them both.. but I really love those little mittens..

Sharon Caudle said...

Oh these are awesome!!! I love them both! Sorry you couldn't get the pic to look the way you wanted with the mitten card. I know how frustrating that is. But it still looks gorgeous, so I can only imagine how awesome it looks IRL! Great job on both! I love them! hugs!

chignon said...

I just love the trees you used. I also like the SU paper and I can't wait to get mine I just ordered at a party! TFS

Leirad said...

Barb, your cards are great. Love the colors and patterned paper. You are very talented. Have a nice weekend!!

Vickie Lee said...

These cards are fabulous! Love the video. I am going to use this idea on a scrapbook page. Love those trees! Many thanks!!

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous cards!!! I'm so glad to find your blog through CWTC! Your work is so wonderful, and look forward to seeing more of your creations to come!!!

Thanks again for sharing!!!!

Lisa Sturgill

dianne said...

Beautiful cards inside and out. Love the paper. Thanks Dianne

Ladybug said...

Love both cards, Barb!! Especially love how you decorated the insides! :-)

Shari said...

Barb I just love, love those colors in the cards. I found your blog on Christmas with the Cricut and just had to come and tell you how breathtaking they are. Thank you for sharing.

Deena said...

I love the cards!! Thanks for giving so much of your time to help us!!

lynn said...