Sunday, July 11, 2010

Silent Night

I had bought this Snowy Village cuttlebug folder months ago and had never used it. I hope you can see it clearly. The white embossing is hard to photograph. I loved the idea of making quick and easy Christmas cards with it and then realized that I had enough Christmas Cards for two years! I default to Christmas cards when I'm feeling a bit anxious though. There's something about (the idea of) snow that is relaxing. At least if you don't have to drive in it. I was a bit frustrated because the village nestie doesn't really fit a standard 4.25*5.5 card so I was really happy when I realized that the snow border anchors the diecut perfectly.

I may just have to make some gift sets with this layout afterall.

Challenges this card meets:
Cards for Men - Christmas in July
Creative Card Crew - To Die For
Fussy and Fancy - Christmas in July
One Stop Craft - Monochromatic


  1. I really like how the snow edge anchors it! Got to love how you can create something fancy with embossing so quickly and easily!

  2. Stunning card, love the embossing, very clean and fresh!!
    Thanks for joining us at Fussy and Fancy this time
    Love Susan

  3. Beautiful card. Very elegant. Thanks so much for joining OSCC this week. I hope you join us again next week.


  4. What a stylish card, love the embossing. Thanks for joining us at OSCC this week xx

  5. Just love your card. How fun, Christmas in July! Wonderful layout. Cute image. Thanks for joining us at Donna's Den of Crafts. Good luck on the challenge.

  6. This really is wonderful - so crisp and perfect looking. All that white is just lovely and the embossing totally stands alone. So happy you could have some fun with us this week at the Creative Card Crew!

  7. Great card. Thanks for joining us over at Cards for Men and good luck with the challenge.

    Donna x