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Sunday, December 13, 2015

December Blog Hop Christmas Thank You Card

Welcome.  I am Nancy and it is time for the December Blog HopYou should be coming to my blog from Bonnie.   Wasn't her card just beautiful. 
I wanted to share a Thank You card that I made ahead of time to give around Christmas.  Thank You cards are not only for gifts received by others, but people who are special to you that you want to thank again around Christmas time. 


 I used the gorgeous Blue Multi Ovals on White Grosgrain ribbon from Really Reasonable Ribbon and added 3mm size pearls.  Behind the ribbon is the Sue Wilson-Scandinavian border.  I think the die and ribbon goes well together on this card.  I used a Sue Wilson-Snowflake Lattice embossing folder for the blue metallic paper.

http://www.reasonableribbon.com/item.php?item_id=7901&page=g&category_id=522
Blue Multi Ovals on White Grosgrain
 
 

Behind the poinsettia, I added the white netting on the back and used the Zutter Bow-It-All V.2 to make the bow.  I find myself using the white netting often on my cards and projects since it gives a delicate appearance.  I added sparkling snowflake glitter on the Sue Wilson-Delicate Fern die that was cut with vellum.  I make my own angel pins for my cards to stick behind the bows and flowers.

Dies used are Creative Expression-Sue Wilson and Spellbinders from Scrapy Land.com.

Sue Wilson-Maidenhair Ferns
Sue Wilson, Mosaic Poinsettia
Sue Wilson - Thank You
Spellbinder - Poinsettia

 
Here is a look at the Beautiful Blue December Ribbon Club Assortment!!! You are going to love the beautiful blue and white ribbon and special white lace on your projects and cards.   If you missed the December Ribbon Club Assortment, you can join  today.  


 

Please leave a comment on each blog, and don't forget to answer the question on the Really Reasonable Ribbon Blog at the end of the hop so that you will be eligible for the prize.  

RRR Blog   

Gloria Guest Designer

Ginny

Jennifer

Amber

Bonnie

Nancy - You Are Here

Karen - Hop on over to Karen's site next!   I know that she will have something wonderful to share with you

Kathy

Leslie

Cherry

RRR Blog

Thank you again.


19 comments:

FiestyCrafter (Tina) said...

Beautiful card! This would be great to give to a host of a Christmas party. The poinsettia is beautiful :o)

Bonnie Garby said...

Beautiful card Nancy and I love the little pearls on the blue ovals grosgrain ribbon. What a fantastic idea!

Kathy/NorthCarolina said...

So elegant and understated! I just love your flower and the special touches you added!

Thecla W said...

Stunning card

Vicki robertson said...

Stunning card, Nancy! Whoa, that poinsettia is amazing!!

April said...

Beautiful card! The ribbon and dies add so much! Great job

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Nancy, I like the embossing, the ribbon and the flower
Kevin xx

Amber Milone said...

Such a gorgeous Thank You card Nancy! I love all of the die cut layers and how you put little seed pearls on the patterned ribbon. That poinsettia is fantastic!

KVencel said...

Wonderful card design! All kinds of tips & hints that I will take & use on my next card. Thank you!

nattyboots said...

Lovely card .

Doudou said...

Great card!!

Leslie said...

Just beautiful, Nancy! Love the embossed background and your flower embellishment is gorgeous! The recipient will love this!

usagypsy said...

Such a pretty card! And a beautiful bow! Love the idea of a thank you card too.

Margie Malone said...

A beautiful and elegant card. I love your jeweled poinsettia.

Bunny said...

Beautiful poinsettia with the silver. Lovely ribbon, dies and embossing on the card.

Sue D said...

Very pretty. I like the embellishments and the embossed background.

Jenny Alia said...

Love how you used the ribbon across the card and the layering for the flower. Just beautiful!

Gloria Stengel said...

So elegant! I love the flower!

Rea' said...

Beautiful !