Thursday, December 5, 2019

Krafty Chicks - Favorite Stamp

Hello Friends!
I'm so excited to announce that I'll be guest designing on the
for the entire month of December!
This week the challenge is: Use Your Favorite Stamp

Wow! It's kind of hard to choose a favorite, but in looking back over this year I think I'd have to say Wendy' Vecchi's Plaid Flannel Background stamp has been one that I've returned to over and over again.

Supplies and Tools:
  • Vintage Text (Stampers Anonymous - Wendy Vecchi)
  • Plaid Flannel Background Stamp  (Stampers Anonymous - Wendy Vecchi)
  • Poinsettia Dies (Paper Smooches)
  • Beaded Oval Dies (Spellbinders) 
  • Christmas Pine  (Sweet n Sassy Stamps)
  • Christmas Quilt Embossing Folder (Couture Creations)
  • Burlap Ribbon
  • Black Jewels (Kat Scrappiness) 
  • Versamark Watermark Ink
  • White Embossing Powder
  • These colors of Distress Oxide (Ranger) 
    • Broken China
    • Candied Apple 

This post linked to:
Shopping Our Stash - Happy Holidays
The Funkie Junkie Blog - It's the Holidays Challenge
Time Out Challenge - Merry and Cheerful
Stamping Sensations - Anything goes
The Paper Funday - Anything Goes + optional Christmas holiday


Leanne said...

Thanks for being my pick for this month. So happy you are with us. This is so pretty love these colors, and who doesn't love some plaid. Awesome job friend, hugs, L :)

Conniecrafter said...

Congrats on the guest blog spot and I see why you like this background stamp, I just love it with that cool burlap ribbon and your flowers are gorgeous!

Barbara Godden said...

Gorgeous Background stamp no wonder it's your favourite and it's stamped in a gorgeous colour. Fabulous poinsettias and great design, Thanks for Happy Holiday-ing with us at Shopping Our Stash.

Lori Turner said...

Welcome back to the hen house, Esther! Gorgeous card, I love that plaid background...I can see why it's one of your fave's xoxxo

Rosmarie said...

What a wonderful Christmas card! I love the colors and the embossed leaves of your poinsettia! Poinsettia is the new theme on the "Day of the Month Card Club", maybe you would like to join us... Rosi x

sarascloset said...

I can see why that plaid stamp is your favorite, Esther! This makes for a fabulous background on your beautiful festive card. I love those poinsettias, and your colors are so cheerful! It's great to see another of your cards in our It's the Holidays challenge at The Funkie Junkie Boutique blog!

Donna Walls said...

Another beautiful card Esther! Thanks for sharing with us at The Paper Funday Challenges. Donna - DT Member

Tangii said...

I always LOVE a bit of blue in Christmas! Welcome back for another Guest month <3

pinky said...

Beautiful card. That background stamp is gorgeous in the white! Thanks for joining us with our Anything Goes challenge over at Stamping Sensations this month.

Jenny Marples said...

Oh Esther your eye for design is always on point and I love how you've used the Wendy Vecchi stamps on this gorgeous holiday card. Thank you for joining in with our challenge at The Funkie Junkie Boutique blog xx

Ginny @ Polly's Paper Studio said...

This card is amazing. I'm also loving your photos! So crisp and clear and the colors are stunning! Thanks for joining us for our challenge at the Funkie Junkie Boutique Blog. Hugs from Ginny at Polly's Paper Studio!

Quillish said...

What a gorgeous card with the blues and the reds. Your card got me wondering, why haven't I embossed a die cut! Stunning Poinsettias there! Thank you for joining us at Time Out challenges, hugs ~ Ishani

Barbara Godden said...

Very pretty poinsettia card, great design, thanks for linking it up at Shopping Our Stash for the Happy Holidays challenge.