12 Kits Of Occasions {July 2014}

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Christmas In July
Welcome to the July version of the 12 Kits of Occasions.
This month's hostess is Tracey.  She sent us a beautiful kit that for me was all about the beautiful papers from Webster's Pages, It's Christmas
 

 
Tracey gave us 2 for 1 with this cool tree die cut.
She included the negative piece as well as the positive and I put both to good use.
I used the positive above and the negative below as a stencil.
I added modeling paste to my card using the tree 'stencil' and before it dried I added some glitter.

 


 
 
This guy is so cute and with a glossy, sparkly scarf he really makes the card!

 
 
I wanted to use this stitched rectangle piece on my card, but the sentiment didn't go with the design.
I stamped my own sentiment and cut it down just large enough to cover the sentiment underneath, but small enough to allow the stitched detail to show.


 
 
I hope you enjoyed!
 
Next month {August} is my month to host.  My kits are already arriving at their destinations.
I will have a special guest designer as well as a GIVEAWAY that you won't want to miss.
More details later ;)
 
Make sure to stop by the 12 Kits Blog to see what our guest designer has created this month.
This month's guest is......... 
 
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Supplies used that were not included in the kit:
Modeling Paste
Prisma Glitter
Glossy Accents
Copic Markers
Versafine Onyx Ink
PTI Peaceful Poinsettia Stamp Set
PTI Wonderful Words: Christmas Stamp Set
PTI Notebook Paper Die
Recollection White Cardstock 110 lb.

15 comments :

  1. Love them all...
    they're all so fabulous!
    That tree...
    I love what you did with the negative...
    and I saved the snowman and wooded paper for CASE'ing when I saw your peek! :)
    As always...
    so inspiring!

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  2. These are all so much fun Kara. What a great kit to work with.

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  3. I always enjoy seeing what you make with the kits Kara, these are all fantastic!!

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  4. YAYYY! Sequins! I'm in love with the notecard with the twine and stars and sequins. Looks like a party going on! You captured the magic and fun of Christmas here!

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  5. These are all so sweet, Kara, great job!!

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  6. Kara, these are fabulous! Great idea to replace the sentiment on the stitched rectangle die.

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  7. LOVE them all! I couldn't decide how to use the die cut tree and love your design. So funny to see you used modeling paste with the negative too. The glitter was a great idea.

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  8. Those are all darling ,Kara! Love that birch tree card ...so pretty! Off to see the Wplus 9 new stuff.

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  9. Love everyone of these, bright happy cards!

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  10. First card up...unbelievable...so cute! I love that die cut tree and how you made good use of the negative! I also love how you cut the sentiment with the notecard die...that was so smart and such a nice touch. Great job with Tracey's kit Kara.

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  11. Kara...love the classy look to all your cards, so sweet and so festive. Your first card is my favorite, love that Charlie Brown tree paired with the sweet little gingerbread man! So cute.

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  12. Beautiful cards Kara! I love how you use the tree stencil! So many wonderful Christmas cards!

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  13. Super fun creations. I love how many different cards you've come up with from one kit! Thank you so much for playing along with us in the Anything Goes Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog this week :)

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  14. What a fantastic group or projects. Love them all.

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  15. First of all that adorable Merry Christmas snowman is my favorite! I can't get over his cuteness :) And what great coloring on the hat! Then I love your first card with the tree and gingerbread man. And that star paper card? I can't get enough of that paper!

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