2019 Holiday Catalog, Seasonal - Winter, Thinking of You

Classic Christmas with Toile Tidings

When you think about the winter holidays….and I’m talking about both Thanksgiving and Christmas….what  come to mind?  Turkeys? Snowball fights?  Caroling?  Christmas trees?  Lights?  And when you see this Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper.…what do you think of?…in particular the one one the very far left?


Here is a close up…..so you don’t have to squint.


Those snowy homes & horses and carriages remind me of the song “Over the River and Through the Woods”,  a staple during my elementary school days in Mystic, Connecticut. I’m not sure if anyone still sings it today, but it certainly makes me think of Christmas, although technically it’s a Thanksgiving song.  Either way,  I couldn’t resist making a card with it.


And adding a little gold gives it a little fancier look…like the old Christmas cards my Mom used to send.  I used one of the new inks that is in the 2019 Holiday Catalog – Delicata Golden Glitz.  You can see that the ink has a shiny gold glimmer to it.


It’s a fun way to add a little bling to go along with the Gold Metalic Edged Ribbon and the Gold Metalic Pearls…..and don’t forget the Gold Foil that frames the Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper and the Gold scalloped circle either.  Yes, it was a gold day in my stamp room.


If you’d like to make this card, (and add a little gold to your day) this is what you will need:

  • Itty Bitty Christmas Stamp Set (outside Sentiment)
  • Memories of Home Stamp Set (inside sentiment)
  • 2” Circle Punch (Real Red Circle)
  • Layering Circles Dies (gold scalloped Circle)
  • Stitched Shapes Dies (Very Vanilla Circle)
  • Very Vanilla Thick Cardstock – Cut 5 1/2” x 8 1/2”; Score and fold at 4 1/4”
  • Real Red Cardstock – Cut 5 1/4” x 4”, plus a scrap for circle
  • Gold Foil Cardstock – Cut 3 1/2” x 4 3/4”
  • Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper – Cut 3 1/4” x 4 1/2”, plus a piece cut 5 1/4” x 3/4” for inside)
  • Gold Metallic Edged Ribbon
  • Gold Metallic Pearls
  • Snail Adhesive or Multipurpose Liquid Glue & Glue Dots (attach bow)
  • Stampin’ Dimensionals (behind Red circle)


I just love this sentiment….I think it will be finding it’s way onto many of my Christmas cards this year.

Happy Stamping!

Paper Pumpkin has a special kit coming in November!  

59C5C909-04EE-4FA4-904E-12E4954ECE1BWant an easy way to make Christmas tags for your holiday gift giving?  Then give the November Paper Pumpkin kit a try.  It will contain everything you need to make 24 holiday themed gift tags in various sizes and designs.  I can’t tell you anymore….but I can share the colors!  Poppy Parade, Early Espresso, Pool Party and Shaded Spruce!  Fun colors for fun tags.  Subscribe to Paper Pumpkin today by clicking HERE.  The deadline to subscribe and receive the November kit is November 10th!  Or just become a monthly subscriber and never miss a kit and you can have fun all year long!

Ready to shop?   If you would like to place an order or check out products for more information, please click on the shopping link below and you’ll be taken to my online Stampin’ Up! Store. If you don’t already have a demonstrator, I would be honored to be yours!  I can answer any questions, or help you choose supplies for your projects. 

79BA7D08-20ED-45A0-A195-C1128FB2229BIf your order is less than $150, please use the Host Code QPNC3JNE and choose me as your Demonstrator when prompted during check-out.   If you place an of $50 or more and use my Host Code during the month of October, I’ll send you a package of the Holiday Rhinestone Basic Jewels as a thank you from me!

If your order is $150 or more, please do NOT use the Host Code as you will receive Stampin’ Rewards of your own.  Rewards start at $15 worth of free products of your choice.   Don’t forget to choose me as your demonstrator during check-out so you can receive the new Holiday Rhinestones Basic Jewels from me.


It slices, it dices….well maybe just cuts & scores!  We’ve been waiting for months for the new Paper Trimmer to appear.  Demonstrators have had the opportunity to order it in October and it will finally be available to all our customers beginning on November 1st!


These are a few of the supplies I used to make the card in today’s post.  Click on any image and you’ll be taken to my Stampin’ Up! Online Store where you can purchase the products needed to make this card or other supplies for your own papercrafting projects.


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