Lil' Inker Designs - 8th Birthday Sale


Happy Thursday, blog friends! I hope that you have had an amazing week so far! Have you had a chance to check out Rubeena's 2 Day blog hop yet? It is chalk full of inspiration and prizes - including my blog hop post + giveaway (you can get all the details you need in that link).

Today we are celebrating Lil' Inker Designs 8th birthday, and there is a fantastic sale going on! Everything with the exception of the new release products are 25% off! There is no code necessary and the savings will be reflected in your cart!
http://lilinkerdesigns.com/#_a_llawson

Plus there's more! Starting at a $50 purchase, you will get free items! You do need to use codes for these items, so be sure to reference the graphic.
http://lilinkerdesigns.com/#_a_llawson

So, I think it's never too early to start creating for Christmas...and today I've created a card with the recently re-stocked Vintage Christmas Wreath stamp set and coordinating die! This stamp set was a huge hit last season, and it typically flies off the shelves...so be sure to grab it at 25% off during the sale!

I started my card by diecutting the Geometric Snow cover up die from heavyweight white cardstock. Then I layered it along with a block of gold glitter paper to the front of a top folding A2 card base.

Then I stamped the Vintage Christmas Wreath main image to heavyweight cardstock, and colored it in with my Zig Clean Color Real Brush pens. Once it was dry, I cut it out with the Vintage Christmas Wreath coordinating diecuts. Then I mounted it to the card front with foam adhesive, and added a bunch of shimmer to it with my Tonic Aqua Shimmer pen.

I heat embossed the sentiment to a block of vellum, then just cut it out with a circle punch that matched the size of the wreath middle. To finish the card I adhered the vellum sentiment circle to the middle of the wreath, then accented the card with my signature jewels tucked here & there!

That's what I have for you today - I hope that you like my traditionally colored Christmas card today! Fun fact - this week I was given the opportunity to sell my cards at the Best Buy corporate campus where my husband works. I was there for two days, and I'm happy to say it was quite successful! This card was actually purchased fairly quickly after I set up...and I was a little hesitant. When the purchaser picked it up and didn't put it back down, I was almost bummed that I didn't leave it at home. Lol! So, I guess I will have to make another one! :)

Before you move along with your day, I wanted to invite you to follow me on social media. I hang out on Instagram a lot, and share my work in progress in my stories...along with REALLY cute photos of my dogs! :) Plus, I just started my YouTube channel, and while there are only a handful of videos right now...I will be adding new content consistently now that I've gotten the video process all set up on my new laptop!

 
Have a wonderful rest of your Thursday!

SUPPLY LIST
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Card Challenges: 
-Addicted to Stamps & More #307 - coloring
-Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - anything goes
-ABC Christmas challenge - Q is for Quotes
-Holly and Ivy Christmas challenge #35 - anything goes
-Happy Little Stampers August - Christmas anything goes

Comments

  1. This is just stunning Lea! Everything a festive card should be and I'm not surprised it was snapped up so quickly.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Happy Little Stampers.

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  2. Really beautiful. I love the dimension the snow background gives to your beautiful wreath. Thank you for sharing this at Addicted to Stamps and More!

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  3. This is just beautiful. Your details, the dimension-just amazing design!!

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  4. Gorgeous card Lea! It's so elegant & pretty, & I love the sparkle.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

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  5. Such a beautiful Christmas card with a lot of wonderful details, Lea. Love the Cover Up die you have used.
    Thank you so much for playing with the letters P, Q and R at ABC Christmas Challenge! Good luck in the draw and please join us again.
    Dorte x

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  6. Beautiful Christmas card, Lea! Thanks for joining us at the Addicted to Stamps and More Challenge. Marsha DT

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