Week Six - Triple-Play Blog Hop

Snowflake Angel


Lace-like snowflakes swirling around in the night air gave inspiration for this beautiful Christmas card. 

The Sizzix® Bigz™ XLDie - Album, Brackets by Brenda Pinnick makes it easy and fast to create a great card on which to display your photos of your little angel.   This die has so many possibilities, as you will see when you visit the blogs of my fellow designers.  Just click on the blog hop link to the right.


The paper from Die Cuts With A View Christmas collection is a sturdy paper that will make this card look great.  Using the collection will allow you to mix and match colors and patterns quickly.

Inka Gold gold wax by Viva Decor is placed on the edges of the card and brackets, giving your cards a wonderful feel. 

Although you can use double-stick tape to create this card,  Aleene’s® Original Tacky Glue® by ILovetoCreate™ will give the card a sturdy feeling when dry.  When you use glue, you won’t have to worry about tape that may fail to hold after a few weeks. 

View the instructions for this Christmas card



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15 comments :

  1. Carol, your card is beautiful. I love the colors and the inner frame with thw two colors. It isreally a pretty card fit for a pretty angle.

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  2. Carol, You never cease to amaze me! This is just lovely, very ethereal!

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  3. Carol, you not only make beautiful projects, but you style the photos just perfectly to show them off. This is all kinds of lovely!

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  4. Thank you so much Einat, Candice, Karen, Terry and Jessie. I'm so happy you like the work. Einat, that inner frame was the decorative edge of a 12x12" piece of paper from the scrapbook paper collection. I just centered the die on it and then cut it out.

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  5. Carol, your holiday card is stunning! You are just blowing me away this blog hop. I knew you were talented but....gheesh, girl....I'm a fan!

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  6. So pretty Carol and as usual your photo is fantastic. Love everything about this project!

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  7. This is a gorgeous card Carol! Wonderful combination of color and designs and those snowflakes just the perfect addition.

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  8. I have learned to expect great treats when I visit your blog to see your projects and this one does not disappoint. I love your style and girly flair

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  9. hat a beautiful card and subtle color choices. It makes me think of falling snow...

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  10. Beautiful card Carol. Definitely captures the happiness of the season!

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  11. This is beautiful! What an angel!

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  12. -hmmmm... wonder what happened to the thank you that I posted to Brenda, Eileen, Madeline, Melony, Tara, Tiffany and Phyllis? That's so odd. Well, let me add Collen as well. Thank you all SO much for your wonderful comments about this week's card. It was so much fun creating that card.

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