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Thursday, January 16, 2014

Ice Skates Baby It's Cold Outside Christmas/Winter Card

Created this Christmas/Winter card using:
1. Pinterest Insp - Gloria Dasher
1. Sweater Weather Cricut cartridge <-- 1st time using this cartridge which I've had for quite awhile so this is my new
2. cool color wheel colors
3. laced up the ice skates with twine
4. Buff Ivory from Kraft Journal Store <-- oval
5. Whimsical Designs sentiment <-- this is my old

Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Sweater Weather 3" Skates <-- this is my new
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: Buff Ivory from Kraft Journal Store,
   the Paper Studio scrapbook paper Easter Chevron, cardstock - pink, off-white
Spellbinder: Nest Classic Ovals
stamps:Whimsical Designs Snow Much Fun <-- this is my old
twine: Blossom pink/white

Entering this into the following challenges:

1/17 Catch the Bug Jan Theme Winter Wonderland 3E(#3) 1/11
1/17 Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Ch159 Winter Weather UE 1/11
1/17 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#32 Anything Goes UE 1/10

1/19 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & link It Up Linky Party #22 Theme - Winter UE 1/6
1/19 Craft Your Passion Ch196 Cool Colours 3E(#1) 1/13
1/19 Fantabulous Cricut Ch193 Winter Fun 1E(#1) 1/13

1/19 Kraft Journal Ch154 Color 2E(#1) 1/13

1/19 Stamped Blessings Pinterest Insp 2E(#1) no digis 1/12 
   My Pinterest Insp is Gloria Dasher
1/19 Victorine Originals Ch#75 3 Layers UE 1/6
1/19 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch Anything Goes 5E(#5) 1/13

1/20 Cuttin & Stampin Wkly Ch#14-2 Anything Goes w/ Winter 3E(#1) 1/14
1/20 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#1`48 Out w/ the Old, In w/ the New 3E(#2) 1/14

1/22 MFP Insp CH46 Wild Fashions 5E(#1) the Wild fashion prints inspired my fashionable ice skates & the Chevron colors background 1/16

1/31 CraftyHazelnuts Christmas CHNC Ch Extra Jan 2014 UE 1/1
1/31 CraftyHazelnuts Pattern Paper Card Ch UE 1/1
1/31 DLART Thankful Thurs Jan Linky Ch 1EperDay UE 1/2

2/7 Word Play Sat Ch - Jan Yellow 4E(#3) has yellow in the chevron paper 1/11


  1. A cute card. I like the paper and those little skates are adorable. Thank you, for joining us for the Speedy TV Inspiration challenge.

  2. Another fantastic card Melissa. Love the skates, and fabulous color combo!
    Thanks for playing again in my January wordplay challenge!

  3. Aren't those little skates cute?! And I love how you laced them up with a little twine. Super cute!! Great chevron paper, too. Thanks for playing with CHNC2

  4. Darling! Love the colors and sweet little skates! It has been cold around here too. Thanks for joining the MFPSpeedyTV Inspiration Challenge! Hugz!

  5. I like this card. Thanks for sharing it in our color challenge this week.
    The Kraft Journal

  6. Love your little skates and your chevron background! Thanks for joining Fantabulous Cricut!

  7. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges with your lovely card - hope to see you again soon. x

  8. Very cute!
    Thanks for joining our Winter Wonderland Theme Challenge at The Bug Blog with Bugaboo Stamps!
    We hope you'll join us for the Bugaboo 4th Birthday Celebration that begins today!
    Hugs & Happy Days!

  9. Love how you have used the skates. TFS and joining us at Jo's for Funday Friday

  10. Those skates are so cute! Love the colours of this card too. Thank you for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!

  11. Great card, I really like the chevron and the ice skates. Pretty color combo, too. Thanks for joining FCCB's "winter fun" challenge this week!

  12. Such a cute card, love the chevrons. Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    Craftin Desert Divas Design Team

  13. Cute card! The colors are so pretty and I love how you created the laces on the skates with twine. Thanks for joining us at FCCB this week!

  14. Great card love the laces on the skates thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Diva's

  15. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge for January with another super card - hope to see you again soon. x

  16. Super pretty! Great skates! And love the zig zags!
    Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas. Scrappy Hugs, Connie Can Crop

  17. Thanks for entering this lovely card for my CHNC challenge extra for January - hope to see you again soon x