Friday, 16 November 2012

Ornament Keepsake Decoration

I've had great fun today as I have been attempting to make the beautiful Christmas decoration from the front cover of the Holiday Mini (see side bar). I trawled YouTube for instructions - there are so many that I finally gave up and did my own thing! I don't have all the materials used either so I improvised - a lot!
Take a look


I used two ornament shapes plus the round centre piece along with Very Vanilla card stock, Crumb Cake and Cherry Cobbler ink.
Here's a close up


I added a pearl to the centre - one of the large ones from the Basic Pearls pack, only £4.50 and you get loads!

Materials
Stamps: Ornament keepsakes
Ink: Crumb Cake, Cherry Cobbler
Card Stock: Very Vanilla
Accessories: Holiday Ornaments Framelit Dies, Basic Pearls.
(Don't for get if you buy the Ornament Keepsake bundle plus the Candlelight Christmas Speciality DSP you get a Paper-Piercing pack - FREE - check up top or the side bar for more details).

Crafting is curtailed over the weekend as my mum and dad are paying a visit but please do pop back tomorrow as it's the 52 {Christmas} Card Throwdown and we have a fab new challenge for you - see you soon - Jacqueline xx

9 comments:

  1. This is really gorgeous Jacqueline as is your lovely card below. A beautiful pattern on the elements and love the ornament shape.
    Have a great weekend.
    Fliss xx

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  2. You did a wonderful job on the ornament. Great papers ... so elegant with the subtle colors.

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  3. Love your version of the ornament. It looks really classy. x

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  4. Hi Jacqueline -
    thanks for your comments - And congrats on beooming a demo - Love the card and ornament- I'm going to have to give it a go soon.
    Linda xox

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  5. I too admire this ornament on the catalogue. You have done an amazing job! Just beautiful, Jacqueline. Well done! xx

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  6. Wow! This is impressive. Those inks have delicious names and they look gorgeous used on the patterned stamps. Well done for doing it your own way - it worked!

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  7. This is stunning, Jacqueline! LOVE it!!! I really "NEED" these dies and stamps--I keep seeing such amazing stuff made with them! :)

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  8. Your take on the ornament is stunning! Vicky x

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  9. Really great job on this Jacqueline! I've been wanting to do this too - now I really need to try :o) Thanks for the gorgeous inspiration. Hugs D

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