Thursday, October 30, 2014

A Very Trendy Holiday Inspiration & A WINNER!!!!

Hi friends!
I am back with another card that was inspired by A Very Trendy Holiday 2.0!
  My card was inspired by a card Catherine made on StampNation, she was inspired by a card Sue made and shared on StampNation.  Sue's card was inspired by a card Allison made for the class.  
Whew!  How is that for inspiration?!!!



Catherine embossed images in gold on kraft cardstock.  It looked amazing and I knew I had to try it.  Instead of embossing in gold, I used my Golden Glitz, Delicata ink pad and sponged through my Poinsettia stencil.  I am absolutely in LOVE with this gold ink pad.  If you don't have it, I highly recommend it for your holiday cards or any cards.  It is amazing!  This photo doesn't capture the shimmer but in person it really sparkles and shines.  I apologize for the photo too, the weather has been very gray here so my picture quality is not the greatest.

AND now for the winner of a FREE spot in A Very Trendy Holiday 2.0....

Drum roll....

Comment #21 is RUBY!!!


Congratulations, Ruby!  I have sent you an email. 
 Even if you didn't win a spot, you can still join the class.


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I am entering my card over at Simon Says Challenge: Anything Goes!
Thank you for visiting and have a great day!

Stamps:  Endless Wishes (SU)
Ink:  Golden Glitz (Delicata), Versafine black
Paper:  Cherry Cobbler, Kraft
Accessories:  Poinsettia stencil (Dreamweavers)

18 comments:

  1. There you have it: classy, classic, and beyond elegant! This is a superb Christmas card, Kristie!! Congratulations to Ruby!! Hugs, Darnell

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  2. Absolutely gorgeous, Kristie! Love, love, love that amazing poinsettia! Darnell is right; this is classy and classic - tres elegant! Super card. Bev

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  3. This is really striking Kristie. The gold poinsettia looks wonderful xx

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  4. Yay! Congrats Ruby! And congrats Kristie on another beautiful card! TFS

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  5. Very pretty card! Congrats Ruby!!

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  6. Wow - that ink does look amazing! The image is so crisp & clean - especially so considering that you used a stencil! Another beautifully elegant ard Kristie :)

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  7. What a gorgeous card...love that stencil and I bet it sparkles with the delicata!

    Yay for Ruby!

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  8. I was so surprised -- thanks so much for emailing me! I was out all day and just saw it. Thank you, I'm really excited!! :) Thanks to everyone else for the support :)

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  9. Congratulations to Ruby, enjoy! Loving the red and gold card - it's just gorgeous xxx

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  10. Oh my what a beautiful card love the colours together <3

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  11. GORGEOUS holiday card, Kristie! ;)

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  12. Congratulations, Ruby! Yay! :o) And Kristie, your card is stunning! The elegance you achieved through color and design is fabulous. The poinsettia is amazing... I've never seen that gold ink, but I must get some. :o) Beautifully done as always, you talented lady!

    Hugs and blessings,
    Karen

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  13. Delica gold is so awesome to work with! Love how you've used it with a stencil here!

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  14. YUM!! I love how you made the Delicata SHINE! Brilliant, Kristie!

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  15. Congratulations, Ruby! Wonderful CASE of a CASE! Love the gold stenciled.

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  16. Absolutely STUNNING card! So gorgeous! Thanks so much for playing along with us for Anything Goes week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

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Your comments are much appreciated. Thank you!

Hugs,
Kristie