Monday, October 14, 2013

Merry Monday 79

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Happy Monday, peeps!  Lesley has a lovely inspiration  for all you Merry Monday stampers:



I just loved those little blue iced snowflake cookies, so I pulled out a retired SU set called Snow Flurries, and went to work:

LeAnne Pugliese WeeInklings Merry Monday 79 Snowflake Christmas Tree

I stamped an assortment of snowflakes in Encore Silver ink, then punched them out with a 1/2” circle punch.  The images actually fit inside a 3/4” punch, but I found they were too big to make my tree, so I went down to a smaller size.  I added some Marina Mist and Silver Glimmer circles as well:

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I added a glimmer star and trunk, and my little snowy tree was done.  To finish it off, I added a sentiment stamped in silver as well.  This was a really fun card to make!  Here’s the inside:

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Both sentiments are from Waltzingmouse’s Compliments of the Season.  Enjoy!

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My little Halloween kitty cat!

Wee Project Details
Stamps Snow Flurries (ret SU); Compliments of the Season (Waltzingmouse Stamps)
Card stock & Papers     Bashful Blue, Marina Mist, Whisper White, Silver Glimmer Paper
 Ink Encore Silver, Marina Mist
Accessories Rhinestones
Tools     1/2" Circle Punch, Star Punch from Merry Minis Punch Pack,  Dimensionals

20 comments:

  1. Oh I love Lesley's inspiration pic LeAnne - thanks for sharing as I'd love to join in! Your beautiful Christmas tree is very clever put together with all those punched snowflakes.

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  2. What a fun tree, LeAnne! Love all those cut punched circles. Cassidy is pretty darn cute, too. Love the ears!

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  3. Love how you made the Christmas tree. Very pretty card.

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  4. Oh how clever, LeAnne! Love your pretty snowflake tree and all the shimmer & sparkle! Too cute! :)

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  5. Such a great tree LeAnne! Love that you popped up the glittered circles.
    That's just about the cutest Halloween kitty I've seen yet!

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  6. Oh!!! This is adorable!!!! And such a great idea!!! Wow ;)

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  7. Hi LeAnne. Such a fun holiday card. Love the design with all the different snowflake stamped circles. The random popped up ones add even more dimension and fun - fabulous design. Loll xx

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  8. Love your inspired tree LeAnne! how pretty in the blue and silver! and cute little kittie!

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  9. What a delightful snowflake tree, LeAnne! I love how you've popped up some of the circles! I've gotta try this!

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  10. What a fun card, LeAnne! Love how you've made your Christmas tree! I've got that set somewhere here - maybe I should pull it out and give it some love :)

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  11. This is so cool, LeAnne. Love the design and your imagination! I never would have thought of this and I love it!!!

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  12. I love your approach to this challenge LeAnne, so original and so effective.Such a wonderful Christmas tree card.

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  13. You clever, clever woman! Great way to rock this challenge!

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  14. Pretty tree and a very creative idea to make it with circles. I like the way you've popped up the glittery ones.

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  15. Love your delightful snowflake tree LeAnne, very cute!

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  16. What a lovely tree made out of those little snowflakes circles - thanks for sharing.

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  17. Very nice card LeAnne, I love how you created the tree with the snowflake circles.

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