Saturday, November 30, 2019

Scrapping for Less ~ November 2019 Flavor of the Month Card Kit ~ A Vintage Christmas



 It’s all about “A Vintage Christmas” this month. 
I love the look and colors of vintage Christmas decorations. I hope you are inspired by the sweet little postal girl, the indented glass ornament stamp, and all of the other papers and baubles that we have added to the kit this month to give it that vintage feel. 

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Here's a quick look at the November 2019 A Vintage Christmas card kit...






Another fabulous Christmas card kit and I, for one, am ecstatic!! I still need so many Christmas cards... my stash is not quite where I need it and this kit is perfect!! I love the beautiful stamps, papers and the embellishments this month are all so lovely!!



Collection One: Holly Berries
I love to mix pinks and greens during Christmas... such a fun non-traditional color combo! I thought it would be perfect for this sweet house. And it worked perfectly along with these gorgeous papers in this collection. I added some dimension to the house by stamping it twice and fussy cutting the center piece. I traced around the fussy cut piece twice onto some scrap card stock and trimmed it within the traced line. I then adhered the two scrap piece together and adhered them to the back of the center piece of the house. I love the dimension it gives to the house! For another sample using this collection, you can check out my Sneak Peek post here ---> A Vintage Christmas Sneak Peek.

Supplies used (not found in the kit):
Copics: House ~ R81, R85; Trim/Door ~ G43; Roof/Steps ~ N0, N1, N2; Windows/Lights ~ Y11, Y13; Snow ~ C1; Bows/Wreath ~ G000, G24, G46, RV14
Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue
My Favorite Things Stitched Mini Scallop Circle STAX



Collection Two: A Vintage Christmas
I adore this collection!! It's my absolute favorite of them all!! The Christmas Post stamp set by LDRS Creative is absolutely beautiful AND the colors in this collection are seriously my favorite combination of turquoise and red... and then there's the kraft card stock in the kit!! I love it!! So naturally I had to play with the kraft card stock and I thought it would be fun to just do a little bit of coloring so a spotlight card was perfect!!

Supplies used (not found in the kit):
Copics: Skin ~ E00, E11, R20; Hair ~ E21, E23, E27; Clothes ~ R000, R14, R29; Gift ~ BG01, BG70, BG72, Y11, Y15, 35; Mailbox/Letters ~ C00, C1, C3, C5, N0, N1; Tree Limb ~ E27; 
Bird ~ B02; Leaf ~ G24
Sakura White Gelly Roll pen
Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue
Vintage Photo Distress Ink
Ranger Mini Round Ink Blending Tool



Collection Three: Santa
How sweet is this Santa?! He makes me smile! And those cheeky Santa's in the pattern paper are too cute! I kept the whole design of this card simple using one of the sketches available to download. You can find the November 2019 FOTM Sketch Sheet <--- there. A great sketch always gets my mojo going and the sketches this month did not let me down!!

Supplies used (not found in the kit):
Copics: Skin ~ E000, E00, E21, R20; Hair ~ N0, N1, N2; Hat ~ C00, C1, R000, R00, R14, R27; Holly ~ R000, R14, R27, YG03, YG11, YG17
Sakura White Gelly Roll pen
Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue
EK Success Cutter Bee Scissors
Lawn Fawn Everyday Sentiment Banners dies



Collection Four: An Ornamental Christmas
The vintage ornament in this collection is absolutely beautiful and so much fun to color! It reminded me of the ornaments that my grandparents had on their Christmas tree.... fond memories, for sure! I kind of used one of the sketches from the download for this one, but changed it up a bit. 

Supplies used (not found in the kit):
Copics: YG03, YG11, YG17, Y02, Y11, Y13, Y28, R00, R14, R39, R85
Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue
My Favorite Things Stitched Rectangle STAX dies
Waffle Flower A2 Layers dies
Lawn Fawn Everyday Sentiment Banners dies

I sure hope you've enjoyed my cards today!
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See ya next time.

Inky Hugs,
Crystal


8 comments:

  1. Love all your cards...I especially love the spotlight coloring one!
    ~Teresa

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  2. I LOVE that Santa sooo much! And the coloring on kraft looks awesome!

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  3. Beautiful cards! Your Santa coloring is beautiful!

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  4. Lovely colouring of these images, my fave is the spotlight on the sweet girl! Thanks for sharing this inspiration with these fun products.

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