Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Christmas in July

 http://case-ingchristmas.blogspot.com/

 I could not resist this fun blog hop, my mojo has been on vacation so I thought this would be
perfect for me!  So much inspiration  from the design team and to copy one of my own
cards, and prizes too!


 
 Above is my original card and below is my Christmas theme. The butterflies and snowflakes are double embossed on these two cards.
 
 
 
And them I kept going with pattern paper versus water coloring for some very quick and
easy Christmas cards to get the supply going for this year! These snowflakes and ornaments are cut out of gold cardstock versus embossing.
 

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21 comments:

*Vicki* said...

Wow Donna!! I think your MOJO jumped right back in there!! These are all fantastic Christmas designs!! Love the colors on each and your different concepts of the same style!! Thanks for sharing!! :)

Lisa said...

Wow, they all look amazing!! I love the designs of each one!! What a wonderful way to get the mojo going again!! Love these!! Have a great day :)

Lisa
A Mermaid's Crafts

StephC said...

I love your original card, and all of the CASE'd Christmas cards. The colors and patterns you chose are fantastic. So glad you joined us for our CASEing Christmas in July blog hop! :)

Loz said...

Fabulous cards Donna. Your Mojo has returned...Loz

Pia S said...

I remember this butterfly card so well and I think it's a fabulous choice of card to case, and wow did you feel inspired! These are marvelous variations and fantastic Christmas designs! Well done, Donna!!

Anonymous said...

Happy you are back. Really like the take on all the cards. Mom

Glittered Paws said...

I am so happy your MoJo has returned - and I love the Christmas cards, if I had to pick it would be really hard but I do like the blue/purple and silver one a LOT.

Mynn Kitchen said...

Donna, this is AMAZING! SO glad your mojo came back so you could make this--it's beautiful! LOVE the shine and all the fabulous texture! Thank you so much for joining in our "Christmas in July" blog hop & DT call at CASE-ing Christmas! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

Mrs A. said...

I love your original card but also like the Christmas ones too. They look so classy. Hugs Mrs A.

Monika Reeck said...

woww you made so many christmas card
The first one I love the coloring BG strip
the second one love that big polkadots so sweet
the last one love the swiss dots and that snowflakes
Wish I can make chrismas card too :)
hugs, Monika

Donna Nuce said...

Amazing cards! Such a fun CASE that you picked and love how you were able to come up with so many different ideas! Thanks so much for joining us at CASE-ing Christmas.

Asha said...

Oh my word, Donna!!! You've cased yourself not once but three times and each with it own delightful twist. Absolutely amazing, my friend.
Thank you for playing along in our Blog Hop and good luck with the prize draw!
hugs, Asha

Sue said...

Fabulous cards! and thanks for joining us at Crafty Calendar good luck! hugs Sue DT x

Kim Heggins said...

Love your wonderful collection of cards and all you holidays too. You are way ahead of the game for Christmas! A great feeling, I'm sure! Thanks for joining us at Simply Create Too!

Laurie Unger said...

oh - lovely job on all three cards!

Diane said...

I love your re-interpretations of this card design! Great Christmas cards. I need to follow your example and get going on my Christmas cards. I really enjoyed making this card with you at your Mom's house. Had a great time yesterday!

Naz Smith said...

Stunning projects. Thank you so much for joining us at Aloha Friday Challenges.
http://alohafridaychallenges.blogspot.com.au/
Naz xxx

Daen'Ys said...

Just fabulous what you did with your CASE choice, Donna!
Using just one example, you created three wonderful Christmas cards !! Great inspirations! Thanks for joining us at the CASE-ing Christmas Blog Hop.
Rosi x

Lena Hermansson said...

Love your layout :-)
Thanks for joining our Aloha Friday Challenge at Kitty Bee Designs <3

cohenna said...

Beautiful :) thank you for joining us at CASE-ing Christmas

Jo said...

Fabulous Christmas cards Donna, you're way more organised than me lol!
Thanks for joining us over at Crafty Calendar this month & good luck!
hugs Jo x
Dt

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