I wanted to give this card a bit of a vintage look, so I started with some distressed background paper. I then took another background paper and stamped it with one of my favourites – the dove Christmas tree, which I’ve had for many years. It is called “Dove Tree” and is from Stamp It.
I then die cut several pieces of branches in both green and white and added them to the base of the tree. I did this using the Tim Holtz Christmas Greenery die set. When making my bow I also added some twine to the seam binding, and made a bow using both. I did a double bow for extra dimension.
Lastly I added a few pearls, and that was it. Done.
I am entering this in the Happy Little Stampers June Christmas Challenge.
*Just a little FYI – I am going interstate in a couple of days (for nearly two weeks), spending time with my dear friend Ina from Little Bits of Craft, up in sunny Queensland. Please forgive me for not responding to your comments right away.
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