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Sister Stamps Release #17 -- Minoru

Hi!  Ready for the next Sister Stamps release?  Release #17 is all about Christmas and will be available September 1st! 

These new images are totally adorable and so original!

I'm gonna be starting off Minoru.  I love the wreath!  I used my Stampin' Up stocking die again but this time just used cardstock instead of felt.  Also got to use the embossing folder that I got just for this die.  Isn't it very Christmas-y? 

I placed Minoru over some MFT banners and papers are from Doodlebug.  I had just the right little scrap of paper that said Holly Jolly.  Yeah, I save even the tiniest scraps.

The stocking is a card that opens up and inside it is a little place to put a gift card.  This gift card holder is MFT's vertical gift card holder die and the sentiment comes from it's matching stamp set.  The sentiment was heat embossed in white.

Please stop by and visit the ladies below for more Sister Stamps creations!

Steph (Guest DT)
Jenny (Sister Stamps)
Debi
Linda

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I've got some cards to make today so I'm keeping this post short.  Thanks so much for stopping by!


Comments

Debi said…
Great idea - I have the stocking die and can try this now! Love the way you colored Minoru!
Denice said…
You always make the cutest gift card holders...this stocking is adorable with it's embossing. Minoru is colored beautifully!
Cheryl said…
what a cute stocking! Love the way you colored the wreath too! Neat, the gift card holder fits just right, that was a good investment.
Super cute Eva - you are a great asset in showcasing their new releases.. Pretty coloring and details as always...
Jenny said…
How do you come up with these things? Totally love the hidden gift card idea. You rock girl!
Heidi Brawley said…
OMG this is SUPER cute!!! Love your creation too!!
Rachel Parys said…
Very adorable!! Love the stocking! I wish I could get motivated to start Xmas!!! lol!
~* steph :) *~ said…
super cute :)! love the little stocking! thanks for sharing and much aloha! steph :)

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