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Monday, November 9, 2009

Deck the Halls


Good Monday Morning!
I had a wonderfully relaxing weekend! I did a little stamping, did a little cleaning...did a lot more stamping than cleaning...isn't that how it goes! :) And it rained rained rained! Josh and I went to go get coffee Saturday morning but couldn't find any umbrellas...so we decided to experience Seattle at it's finest and ended completely soaked. It was fun though!

On to today's card: I recently took advantage of the new stamp presale at All That Scraps and this cutie Trevor stamp was one that arrived on my doorstep!
This month's theme for the Sisterhood of the Traveling Cards (a monthly swap group) is Christmas cards that include a Christmas memory, but the kicker is that we can't use Red or Green. So...I've been thinking about this card. Besides wrapping presents, which is my all time favorite thing to do at Christmas time, many of my fond memories are from when we've gotten our Christmas tree and then proceeded to decorate it with all the trimmings! Although I did use a bit of green on this card, it's the nontraditional green...so maybe it will be okay to submit. :)
Thanks for stopping by today and I hope that your week is SUPER!
Deets:
Stamps: ATS C.C. Designs Trevor, Tree, AmyR Sentiment
Paper: Crate Paper Lil Sprout, K & Company, Bermuda Bay
Ink: Copics, Memento Black
Embies: Basic Grey Button, Paper Distress Tool, MS Thread, Brad

10 comments:

the whimsical butterfly said...

LOVE this! What a cutie pie and adorable layout/scene!

Amy said...

Super cute Kadie! Decorating the tree has always been one of my favorite holiday traditions as well. So this card just makes me smile! :)

Cindy Haffner said...

HEE HEE HE LOOKS SO ADORABLE.

Danni said...

So very adorable!!

Sparkle said...

This is just adorable! Makes me want to get the ornaments ou!

Gael said...

There is no way our wonderful hostess would turn down this card - it is FABULOUS! I love it!!

MiamiKel said...

So sweet - I'm pretty sure the hostess won't mind that wee bit of green peeking out! It's so sweet - such fond memories we have of the wonderous season, picking the tree and trimmin' it! Love the card, Kadie :)

Lorie said...

Awwww! Decorating the tree is one of my favorites too. Right behind wrapping!! I LOVE to wrap!!!!! I love these Trevor stamps!! Gotta have them!! Thanks for sharing, Kadiebug!

Love Ya!

Judy McMullen said...

Love your card, Kadie! And love the tradition it portrays...trimming the tree...my favorite holiday tradition. I think I have about 300 ornaments I've collected over the years! I'm sure the hostess is going to love it too!!!

Mary(OhioMary) said...

This is super cute! I LOVE the layout and how you made a bigger frame with the head poping over it. The colors are fabulous and non-traditional but still have that holiday feeling.