Merry Cafe ~ Christmas Card

Hello everybody. 
I had a great weekend at my first of (what will be) annual Stamp Camps held here locally.
It was great to kick back and be able to craft un-interrupted for the whole weekend.
Who would have thought...no kids as alarm clocks, no washing, no chores and being cooked for all weekend. It was the best!

Because of Stamp Camp I managed to get lots of crafting done and lots of new projects to share with you all here on my blog!
The inspiration was flowing and I am so excited to share it with you all.

Today I thought I would share with you my favourite card that I made all weekend. I don't actually know why I love it so much...it might have something to do with my love of coffee!


I chose to be inspired by the Merry Little Christmas suite with the colour combinations of Old Olive and Basic Black. I love how the black cardstock layer really makes the accents on the card 'pop'. 
I did also use some Gold Wink of Stella splatters, but sadly that can't be purchased anymore (insert sad face here!)


I also had lots of fun playing with the Stampin' Blends again. They are fast becoming an addiction and are being featured on most of my projects lately. I just love them!
For the coffee cup I first used some Smoky Slate in the areas I wanted to be darker and then blended over the top with my light and dark Crumb Cake Stampin' Blends. I love the way it turned out.

For the sentiment I used a mixture of Memento Black stamping and then used some white heat embossing to add the 'Cheer' as an accent word.

To finish off I have embellished with a gold tassel from the Eastern Palace suite, a Boxwood wreath, some gold ribbon, snowflake and gems. 
So many different embellishments to make this gorgeous card come to life!

I hope you enjoyed this little show of this card and thank you so much for reading!

xxx

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