Sunday, December 13, 2015

Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly

and other stuff too.


'Tis the season to be jolly...

and busy!

I made this card a while ago and I'm just getting around to posting it.

I used the sketch at 

and


I have stamping with embossing and punching for added texture.

and I see this works for


HOLLY JOLLY STAMPING

Thanks for stopping by.

Enjoy!
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Card Recipe
Stamps:  Mixed Christmas Messages (HLS)
Ink:  Real Red (SU)
Paper:  Solar White (Neena), Whisper White, Real Red, Greens
Other:  Stitched Squares (Lil' Inker), Kars Snowflake EF (retired), Holly Punch, Pine Sprig Punch (both MS), 1/8" Circle Punch (SU), White Gel Pen


22 comments:

jimlynn said...

It really is time to deck the halls too! Love this beauty. The embossing in the background gives it such a snowy feel. Lovely holly and a pretty card!
Lynn

Daffodil Cards said...

SO very pretty, love the snow embossing folder.

Marika said...

Love this, Bonnie! The dry embossed snow flake background combined to festive leaves and berries.. perfect!!

Gail Townsend said...

lovely CAS card, love the embossing on the background. xx

Sue - said...

Love your beautiful CASCard Bonnie!

Kylie said...

Bonnie, this is brilliant. I really love seeing this sentiment inked up in red. So perfect for your holly! Gorgeous design xx

Lyn said...

Snow, leaves and berries make for an awesome card <3

JoAnn said...

Very pretty CAS style card. Love the holly on the opposite corners.

Sandy said...

Oh Bonnie - this is the perfect Christmas card. I do love you style!
Merry Christmas Bonnie!
Sandy Claus xx

Bożena Adamusińska said...

Wow, what beauty! Very festive,
hugs,
BozenA

Nance E Salkeld said...

My halls are decked! LOL This is so pretty and elegant with it's CAS style. Got my dots finally in the mail! ;)

Pat said...

I love this card Bonnie as it is so elegant with the falling snow embossing and the stitched square with the sentiment has nice clean lines and then the pretty holly and pine leaves with the red berries finish it beautifully. x

Joyce said...

This is absolutely wonderful. So elegant--love the font on your sentiment and your holly and berry embellishments. Thanks so much for playing along at Happy Little Stampers sketch challenge.

Susan said...

So lovely with the little sprigs of greenery! CAS perfection!

MaryH said...

The HLS sentiments are so versatile with the sizes & styles of the fonts, and this one looks quite wonderful on this lovely CAS holly card. Loving that snowfall embossing too! (also drooling over the yummy gingerboy, & I'm playing catchup, so not commenting on all your wonderful cards. Just enjoyin'! Merry Christmas, Happy New Year & TFS. Hugs too.

Bobby said...

Pinning and cas(e)ing. I love the simplicity of this one, Bonnie, but with plenty of texture and color.

Maxine D said...

What a stunner Bonnie - love the drama of the holly against the white
Blessings
Maxine

Loll said...

Sweet! Love this design Bonnie. Your holly and pine sprigs are so pretty ... and the red frame really makes everything pop. xx

Meihsia Liu said...

Love your gorgeous Christmas card! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

Marybeth said...

Gorgeous ...I love this design with the white and holly!

Birgit said...

Bonnie, it's always such a joy seeing your sweet creations! This card is fabulous and I love the sweet holly and sprigs. Thanks so much for joining the Happy Little Stampers December challenge.

Inkyfingers said...

Such a gorgeous, clean design Bonnie and I love the embossed snow background.
Thanks for sharing with us at Happy Little Stampers and I hope you have a wonderful Christmas.
Hugs
Carol x