Wednesday, 15 September 2021

CAS Christmas mid month reminder

Hi Everyone just a reminder that there's only just over three months to Christmas, OMG where did the time go 😅. Why not join us at CAS Christmas Card Challenge and top up your stash with a little plaid on your card.


I lightly stenciled a plaid background and die cut my stocking out of the same printed plaid paper from my last post here to make the letter Y. I then die cut the O and Y out of glitter paper to to spell Joy, this was a supper QCAS card.





Card Recipe
Stamps: None
Paper: 130 Lb White, Glitter Red, Printer paper Plaid
Ink: Distress - Iced Spruce
Accessories: Die Memory box Stocking/Altenew Letters, Stencil Simon Says Stamp
Techniques: Stenciling, Die cutting

21 comments:

  1. Fabulous idea using the stocking for the letter "j"...it is perfect! And of course you managed to make it plaid with a soft plaid in the background. Perfect Christine!

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  2. Love the stenciled plaid background and the adorable plaid stocking. Reminds me of my dad's sock he used to have. :) xx

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  3. The subtle grey stencilling si sublime and compliments the stocking beautifully. A pure CAS design, love it! xx

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  4. Such an effective and fabulous CAS card with the prettiest of plaid stocking. The red bling looks so pretty and love the subtle plaid stencilling too on the background Christine x.

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  5. Ah, such beautiful CAS plaid! I love it!!

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  6. Simply beautiful. The Pinterest "P" is directly over the "o" in joy. I clicked on Pinterest to see the card in full!

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  7. Love the subtle plaid stencilling for the background! And the plaid stocking works perfectly as the "j" in "joy"!

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  8. Your lightly stenciled plaid in gray really sets off your lovely mix of plaid and red glitter on your sentiment Christine! So clever to use a little stocking for the J! xx

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  9. What a brilliant design Christine and I love the soft stencilling in the background and the 'j' looks great with a leftover piece of printed plaid and the 'o' and 'y' in that wonder red glitter paper. x

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  10. Oh my gosh. This is adorable. Love the double plaid, especially the lightly stenciling in the background.

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  11. Your softly stenciled background is so pretty, Christine! I love how you used plaid for one letter and that you substituted it with the stocking...so clever! Also, using red glitter paper for the remaining alphas was such a great idea...this is such a sweet Christmas card! xx

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  12. Oh yes... My kind of card. Love the composition!

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  13. Cute, cute, CUTE!! Love how you used the stocking as your "J" for joy Christine...need to remember that!! Love the soft stenciled plaid background too! CAS and perfect card!! Hugs. :0)

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  14. WOW! How amazingly you combined checkered stencil with this beautiful sentiment. The use of plaid paper to create the letter J in the form of a sock is a very original idea and I must admit that I liked it very much. It's a brilliant idea, Christine.
    xx

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  15. This is so clever Christine! I love the subtle plaid stencilled background and the stocking used for a J is a complete joy! Pun intended, sorry!!) Vicky x

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  16. Love that faint plaid stenciling in the background, Christine! It's a perfect match for the stocking! Very clever way to add JOY to your card!

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  17. This is so clever and cute, Christine! I never thought of using a plaid piece over plaid stenciled background. The softness of the stenciling is just the right touch, and what a cute plaid stocking!! AND I love the stoking makes "J"! This card will bring JOY to any receiver.
    Hideko xx

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  18. That little stocking J is too cute for words, Christine!! What a great idea and perfect with the glittery O & Y!! Love the soft grey plaid too!!

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  19. How clever to make the J a stocking and a plaid stocking at that. The lightly stencilled plaid background is perfect too xx

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  20. This one is a WINNER! What a perfect CAS card with so much eye appeal. Love how you did the letter J. It’s original and fabulous!

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  21. This is soooooo well done. If there was a favorites button here, I would definitely use it. I LOVE this card. Wow. Hugz

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