Happy Monday friends! Time again for another Merry Monday challenge.
Karren chose our challenge this week.
I took my inspiration from the photo as well using the Wreath from the set Winter Wreath by Avery Elle. I stamped the woodgrain background stamp using Basic Gray ink on Smoky Slate cardstock. Embossed the wreath using white embossing powder and punched out the berries using a circle punch. I stamped and fussy cut the bow that comes with the set.
Make sure you pop on over to the Merry Monday challenge blog to see what gorgeous creations the other DT members have shared. Looking forward to seeing your creations in the gallery! Have fun!
Thank you for visiting and have a great day!
Cardstock: Whisper White, Smoky Slate
Ink: Basic Gray, Versamark, Real Red
Stamps: Winter Wreath (Avery Elle), Woodgrain Background stamp(SU)
Accessories: White embossing powder, circle punch
Your card is a real beauty Kristie! Love the background woodgrain stamp!ReplyDelete
Very pretty Kristie. Love the wreath and the wood background.ReplyDelete
Absolute stunning elegance....in a country Christmas sort of way! Modern, trendy, fabulous pops of red and flawlessly designed. Kristie...you rock!!!ReplyDelete
Pretty ,pretty ,pretty ! Love this Kristie!ReplyDelete
Gorgeous, Kristie! I love your wreath!! Have a wonderful week xoxoxoReplyDelete
How smart, love that wood look behind your wreath. Fantastic.ReplyDelete
Wow, this is so simple and yet really, really striking! That white embossing really pops off the page...and your red bow is gorgeous!ReplyDelete
That's right,it is Merry Monday!!!ReplyDelete
I will check it out more!! Wonderful card!!
I hadn't been interested in this Hardwood stamp but after seeing this, I'm rethinking that. This is so pretty! Love the wreath and the weathered looking wood! Hope you have a great week too without any more snow!ReplyDelete
Such a pretty card, Kristie! Love your beautiful wreath and the hardwood background! Terrific design, love it! Have a great week! :)ReplyDelete
Love the wood-grain background and your wreath is so pretty!ReplyDelete
Love the BG and the white wreath :)ReplyDelete
Oh yes. Love love love this Kristie.ReplyDelete
This is just gorgeous!ReplyDelete
BEAUTIFUL, Kristie! Love the simplicity, yet so eye-catching!ReplyDelete
Oh how I love that wreath! And the wood grain background paper (that you "fashioned" yourself) adds tremendous interest.ReplyDelete
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Kristie your card is CAS gorgeousness. I LOVE IT. Period.ReplyDelete
Very nice card Kristie, I love the woodgrain background and pretty wreath.ReplyDelete
I like that you used the hardwood stamp sideways for this card. It's a beautiful backdrop for your Christmas wreath.ReplyDelete
Kristie this is one of my favorites I don't know how you find all your ideas!!! Thanks for sharing with us♥ReplyDelete
Your white wreath looks so lovely against the woodgrain Kristie!ReplyDelete
Don't know what else to say but STUNNING Kristie. Stamping perfection. Just love the wreath set on the woodgrain background.ReplyDelete
This is just gorgeous, Kristie! That wreath against the woodgrain background really stands out. Great use of the colors!ReplyDelete
This is just gorgeous. You totally captured the essence of the inspiration photo.ReplyDelete
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Ik zag dat je volger van mij was geworden, ik kom met een tegenbezoekje. Leuk is deze kerstkaart, de kleuren ook. Morgen kom ik ook met een kaart. Groetjes, NellekeReplyDelete
Gray is one of my most favorite colors, and when paired with red and white, well, you just can't go wrong! Such a festive design, yet so beautifully CAS. Love this one Kristie!ReplyDelete
SOOOO pretty! Looks like a winner to meReplyDelete
Very nice Kristie!!!ReplyDelete
I love the way the woodgrain shows behind the wreath like a door. Very modern Christmas card!ReplyDelete
I love that white wreath popping off the gray woodgrain background. Beautiful card, Kristie.ReplyDelete
Love the wood grain base for your white wreath, Kristie! Beautifully on trend!ReplyDelete
Kristie, this is one of my favorite DT cards this week...so clean and classic! LOVE it!ReplyDelete
just so pretty and wintery.... definitely pinning this beauty :0)ReplyDelete