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I have been working on my christmas cards since July, but I am nowhere near finished which was good because I absolutely fell in love with the new holiday release from Die-namites! For today’s card I am using the Pine Wreath die. I love the intricate details of the pine, something I definitely could not achieve with a digital cut or punch.
I began by cutting 6 shapes out of two different colors
I started with the full cut on the bottom and layered pieces of the die that I had cut apart on top filling in the empty spaces to add more fullness to the die. I used a Zig ball point tip glue pen. I chose this adhesive because its not too messy but easy to get into fine lines and not dry too fast.
After layering all the greenery I made another cut out of red cardstock and cut the birds from the shape.
I attached them using the same glue on top of the green cut that I started with.
I glued the wreath to a white card (A2) and rounded the corners of the card. I attached some red gem dots (Recollections from Michaels) to make the berries around the wreath.
Then I added some silver polka-dot washi tape around a stamped sentiment on the bottom. It was super simple but I love the results!
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30 thoughts on “It’s beginning to look a lot like CHRISTMAS!!!”
Beautiful creation.The Dies are really lovely
Thanks for the chance to win.
This is a great idea for some Christmas cards!! Thanks for sharing!
Beautiful !!!! I need this die
That is amazing!!!
Beautiful wreath pops off the card with colors u used
What a great card. I love the wreath die, and that little bird is ADORABLE!
Beautiful wreath! It looks much fuller and nice with the second wreath added to the first.
Wow this is stunning and intricate tfs
That wreath is stunning!
This is one fabulous card! Love how you layered the two colors of green for your wreath, giving it dimension, and the red birds really give it pop! Also love the bling, and your use of the washi within your sentiment. beautiful!
You did a fabulous job with this card. Now I need these dies!
That’s awesome!!! I love how you layered up the different colors for such a full and pretty wreath!
So pretty . A great idea for a christmas card.
Gorgeous project. The little bird die adds just the right touch. A must have!
What a beautiful card! Love all your touches with the red – the bow, berries, and birds!
I loved the wreath that you made for the blog hop. You really made it come to life with the dual colors of the birds and the wreath dies. The embellishments were a great addition.
This card was very pretty.
So pretty, I’m putting this one on my wish list!
Beautiful card and great use of the lovely die!
After seeing your card I think this might be my favourite die. Love how you made the wreath. So gorgeous
Beautifully done! Love your mixtures of colors and textures and bling!
Oh how I love all the layers you created, and what an adorable card!!! hugs
I really like the layers and the colors. The bling on the washi was cool too
Wow…all the layers of the pine are fab. Luv the way you added colour with the red birds.
Now this is really what I have been needing to see, how you can dress them up. What a gorgeous wreath. I love how you cut the wreath out in different colors and then the red birds. Love the gem dots. Just gorgeous. I have to say the 2 dies with the birds are my favorites!
Wow Taniesa, your card is simply gorgeous. I love, what you’ve done with the wreath, this looks amazing. I love also the rhinestones and the washi.
Have a lovely weekend,
big hugs, Dunja
Love the layering of the die and all the added embellies! A gorgeous card!!
I love the way you did this card – the 3-D effect is so beautiful. Thank you for sharing, Ute-HH
The wreath is fabulous and what you did with it is it even more! Great inspiration! Hugs!
Fantastic card, thank you for sharing its creation. I love this die
I am not much of a card maker, but this rocks!