Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Look! These Christmas Card Ideas Are Extra Sweet With Die Cut Treats!

Hey crafty peeps! Check out these Christmas and winter card ideas with the sweetest die cut treats. These candy canes and coffee drinks are calorie free and perfect for your card making and craft projects this holiday season.

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Today's card layouts are both similar, starting with the Cute Scalloped Rectangles die. This cute rectangle makes the perfect resting place for today's sweet treats.
Today's first card features the Coffee To Go dies. This set makes the cutest take out coffee cup, and it's fun to cut from a variety of colors and prints. I started out with a patterned paper cup, and then I added the sleeve cut from corrugated stock. (It reminds me of a Starbucks cup sleeve! You could even keep one the next time you get coffee, and die cut it for your cards!)
To make this card a little more festive for winter, I added sprigs and leaves from the Winter Foliage die set. This is a set that I grab almost every single time I create holiday cards. It's definitely a powerhouse for winter and Christmas card making! I love the pop of color the different shades of green cardstock add to this card.
The next card features the Primitive Candy & Holly dies. I layered some patterned papers together for the base of this card, and then added some more of the Winter Foliage to my candy cane. Both of today's cards feature sentiments from the Cool Yule stamp set. 
Alright, sweet peeps! Today begins a two-day blog hop celebrating all things HOLIDAY at Impression Obsession. ('Tis the season, right!?) There's more crafty holiday goodness to share tomorrow, so don't be a stranger! In fact, subscribe here so you never miss a blog post! 

Here are the important details on this week's blog hop:

  • We're giving away THREE Impression Obsession $25 gift certificates for our two-day blog hop - the more you comment, the more chances to win, so be sure to visit all the designers!
  • All comments for both days will be open until December 7th at 8pm CT. All winners will be announced on December 8th on the Impression Obsession Blog. (Find my day 2 post here)
  • Find all of Impression Obsession's newest releases HERE
  •  Check out the awesome sale section on the IO website. In particular, their assortment of discontinued clear stamp sets has some amazing deals on THE cutest stamps!
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9 comments:

MadeByMeghanK said...

Darling cards with even more darling dies! LOVE your designs!

sharon g said...

Oh my gosh, the candy cane it adorable!!! I really love the mug, too. The little bit of glitter, the colors, it's all great.

Denise Bryant said...

Awesome cards! I love the coffee cup and mug, and I have been looking for a candy cane die! This one is just perfect!

Unknown said...

Love your use of greenery-very festive!

Kathy J in Ellicott City said...

Love the cards, the color combos are fabulous!

Becca Yahrling said...

These are both sweet designs and I love the layers. Gorgeous details!

Bonnie Lynn said...

Both cards are beautiful! I love that they both look so easy too.

Conniecrafter said...

like how you added the greenery to the cup and candy cane

Sue D said...

Cozy and sweet cards!