Thursday, October 4, 2018

MFT October Release Countdown Day 5



This month's release is full of Christmas goodness to give you a head start on
your holiday card making. 

Today I'm sharing a card using a fun Die-namics called Ho Ho Ho. There are several 
ways to use this die. The negative space could be used for a shaker card, or to inlay 
your choice of patterned papers or card stock.


I chose to die cut the sentiment twice and ink up the letters in ombré fashion in reds
and greens, then spattered them with water. I cut a 5" square card base then covered
it with striped patterned paper. I'm becoming a fan of a striped border peeking out
from the edge of the card.



A 4.75" square of white card stock was centered over it, then the letters were 
adhered on top. I finished off the card with a white embossed sentiment on a strip
of black card stock.

Visit today's Countdown post at My Favorite Things for more inspiration from
participating Creative Team members and leave a comment there for a chance to win
a $75 prize! Thanks for stopping by and hope to see you tomorrow!



13 comments:

  1. This ho ho ho die is going on my list!!

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  2. Gorgeous colors - who wouldn't be cheered to get this card! I can see this die would work in lots of ways.

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  3. Love your card. The colors are gorgeous!

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  4. Very happy card....Love the shaker idea too....thank you so much for sharing.

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  5. Very cute card.

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  6. I agree about the b/w striped paper. It really brings life to the colorful Ho Ho Ho die cuts.

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  7. What a fun and pretty holiday card, Donna! I love the ombre ink-distressed sentiments, the square card shape, and the b/w striped border peeking out from the edge!
    Hideko xx

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  8. Lovely card. The new dies are fabulous.

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  9. Such a fun card. I definitely have to try this. Thanks for sharing.

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