Tuesday, November 5, 2013

CDT267 - Stocking Gift Card Holders

Thanks for stopping by for Color Throwdown 267! This week is my turn to host the challenge. For inspiration I chose these pretty snow globes. I love the neutral colors with a pop of color. 


For this week's challenge I used the colors to make these cute stocking gift card holders. 


The stockings are cut with the Jumbo Christmas Stocking Die-namics. I cut each stocking out twice and added a thin line of glue to the edges of the stocking to adhere them together.


The cuff is cut from MFT Felt in Sweet Tooth. The cuff and the holly leaves are included in the Jumbo Christmas Stocking Die-namics.

I used the Snowflake Splendor Stamp Set and Die-namics for the snowflake and the sentiment is from the Starry Christmas Stamp Set.


I created the pattern on this stocking with a stamp from the Large Scale Backgrounds Stamp Set, stamping Whip Cream Ink on Kraft Card Stock.

The flower is created with the Large Hybrid Heirloom Rose Die-namics from  MFT Felt in Sno Cone.


Here is used the  Large Scale Backgrounds Stamp Set again to create the pattern. The flower is cut with Poinsettia Die-namics. 

 I hope you get a chance to play along!

You do not have to have the exact colors to play the Color Throwdown challenge,  just use the closest you have.  Use the link service to post your card and please link directly to your card so we can find it easily. And please include a link in your post to the Color Throwdown. If you upload your card to a public forum, please use the keyword CTD267.  Be sure to check out what the other team members have come up with this week!



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9 comments :

  1. What cute stockings! Fun color choices.

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  2. Awesome Christmas stockings, Melody! And I love the color combo you chose!!

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  3. Such great looking stockings!! I love that they are not traditional colors. The addition of the flower, poinsettia, and snowflake are very nice touches!!

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  4. Eeeeeek!! I love these!!! :))
    Melody -- you rock the felt & dienamics !!! Gift card holders are so perfect for the season!! :))

    Thanks for visiting my blog today!!
    I'm so glad you liked my snowy scene card. :))

    I have a new candy starting in case you are interested... :)) :))

    http://nicolescraftnook.blogspot.com/2013/11/candy.html

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  5. Melody, these gift card holders are gorgeous! The use of felt adds such interesting texture!

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  6. Your Christmas stocking gift card holders are beautiful, Melody...the colors are all sooo pretty and festive and I looove the felt flowers and snowflake!!!!!

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  7. These are just wonderful Melody!! Love them!!

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  8. What a great idea to use the stocking as a gift card holder! Love how you embellished them, too.

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