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November 25, 2009

Something Sweet - Vintage Herringbone

Another Technique in the December TJNL is the Herringbone Technique. I've added this one to my list of favorite techniques. What a great way to use up those scraps of pattern pattern, I also added some Drywall Stitching to give that quilted look. I used 2SketchesForYou Sketch 40, and Cosmo Cricket Paper for a bit of a vintage look. Can you believe Christmas is only a month away! These JustRite images make creating my Holiday cards a breeze! Be sure you head over to the 2Sketches Blog and play along in this weeks challenge - JustRite is the sponsor this week, and has an awesome prize for the sketch winner!

The images are from the JustRite Something Sweet Borders and Centers. I placed my center and border on the 2-3/8" Wood Stamper, then stamped in Black on Ivory Confetti. I used Spellbinder Circle Nestabilities to cut the images, layering the snowman on a Black circle, then sentiment on a Blue Bayou Circle, then layered on a Burgundy Labels Three panel. I stamped the image again on a scrap of Cosmo Cricket and paper pieced the mittens and scarf. I added color with markers and Spica Glitter Pens. To finish my card, I added a Idea-ology Corner and Basic Grey Pearls.

Don't forget to check out the JustRite Black Friday – 5 Day Sale—Take 20% off all JustRite Products (excluding November Releases) – November 26th- (Thanksgiving Day)- November 30th .

Be sure to mark your calendars, The JustRite Design Team will be having a Last Minute Gift Idea Blog Hop on December 3rd.

Stamps - JustRite Something Sweet
Ink - Black, Markers, Spica Glitter Pens
Card Stock - Black, Burgundy, Blue Bayou, Confetti Ivory
Other - Cosmo Cricket Paper, Spellbinders Circles, Labels Three, Dimensionals, Basic Grey Pearls, Idea-ology Corners, Drywall Tape, Black Marker, 2-3/8" Wood Stamper


Sue from Oregon said...

Love this look...I am going to have to give this one a try!

Vera said...

What a gorgeous card, Lisa! I love the colors and vintage look. Can't wait to try this technique!

Lea L. said...

This has such a warm and friendly feel to it! I love the snowman image! Great job with the sketch!

♥ Lea

cnelson said...

so cute! fun mix of papers!

Gerrie Johnnic said...

I am luvin' this, how kewl! Can't wait to try it!!

Kathy Martin said...

Lovely card! Great snowman stamp! :) Kathy

Angie Tieman said...

Great card, Lisa! Love that background you created!

Unknown said...

love the JustRite stamp you used here and the quilted look is fabulous!

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