Thursday, December 15, 2011

Christmas Countdown: Day 4 - Jammie Card #2

On the fourth day of Christmas ... I'm designing in my PJs again! :)

This time I created a very elegant card inspired by my jammies using the same snowflake stamp from a few days ago.  As you can see from the picture, the pattern on these pants is a very elegant and detailed tone on tone snowflake design.




I clear embossed the snowflake on purple cardstock (by the way has anyone else noticed purple cardstock fades when you head it up?) Then I applied seedless preserves distress ink around the edges and fading in toward the image.  I applied the distress ink to the card base as well and spritzed it with perfect pearls mist so that it would contrast with the main panel with a little shimmer.  The sentiment is silver embossed on the same purple cardstock and adhered with foam adhesive.  Then I finished off with some bling!  At first I thought I had gone a little overboard with the bling, but on second thought maybe not. :)

Now for today's Christmas songs quiz questions...
7.  What is is that helps make the season bright?
8.  Who wants a pair of hop-a-long boots and a pistol that shoots?

Answers from yesterday
5. When did I see those three ships? I saw three ships come sailing in on Christmas Day in the morning
6. What size were those Kings of the Orient? Wee three kings of orient are (they were "wee"! I told you it was silly!)

Thanks for stopping by today!! :)

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5 comments:

  1. Love this!! And not over board on the bling, not even close. So pretty!

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  2. Beautiful! You have some great pajamas Chari! Your bling placement is perfect :o)

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  3. i think this card is beautiful!! i find it hard to craft with purple, but you defiantely nailed it, because i kept it as inspiration! :)
    ps - your quizes are cute and fun!!

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  4. Pretty and elegant purple card, I lovel all the bling!

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  5. Gorgeous! And you definitely didn't go overboard on the bling - it looks fabulous scattered around like that. :)

    7. A turkey and some mistletoe
    8. Barney and Ben

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