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Saturday, December 5, 2015

TH Mini Toy Soldier Card w/ Tag & Daisy the Elf

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Made this card for a friend that likes to decorate their house with Nutcrackers at Christmas time.
Daisy the Elf's jingle bell on her hat had come off and so I reattached it and she found a mini ornament of Mrs. Claus as a jingle bell she likes.

Supplies List

adhesive: foam, Scotch ATG
embossing: Cuttlebug Swiss Dots emb folder - snow look
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix BIGkick, Tim Holtz Vagabond
misc: clothespin - to hold sentiment tag
paper:  Nutcrackers scrapbook   cardstock -  white, shiny white core'dinations
stamp:  My Craft Spot Tiny Tags of Christmas
Tim Holtz: cardstock - core'dinations - black, red
   die -  Labels - sentiment tag, Mini Toy Soldier
tools: MISTI  

Entering this into the following challenges:    

12/6  Simon Says Stamp Mon: Gentlemen  5E(#5)  11/30
12/7  Scrappy Moms Stamps Terr Tues Ch -  Tag It   UE   12/1

12/ Simon Says Stamp Wed Let It Snow   5E(#4)  12/2

12/9  DRS Designs Ch Thurs #203 Tags!   UE  12/3

12/11  CHNC Christmas Ch258 Time to Decorate   UE   12/5
   have a friend that decorates with Nutcrackers at Christmas time 
12/11  Sweet Stampin Snow Time     2E(#1)  12/5 
12/12  OSAAT #248 Anything Goes w/ Winter    UE  11/29

12/17  Cardz TV Card Des Ch #7 Christmas or Winter   3E(#1)  12/4

12/20  Craftin Desert Diva Craft it Up & Link It Up Linky Party Ch#69 Christmas  UE  11/22

12/25  DLART 3rd Annual Elf Antics Linky Ch  Elf,Red, Comment  1perday  11/27

12/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Ch Extra Dec 2015  UE  12/
12/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Dec 2015 Ch  UE  12/1
12/31  DL.ART Dec Linky Ch  1Eperday/no stack  12/1 


  1. Lovely use of the pattern paper! Your friend will love it, Melissa! Beautifully done! So glad that you join the fun over Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Let it Snow” Challenge!

  2. Cute Nutcracker card! And cute Daisy with her new little bell! I admire Daisy as she seems to be staying out of trouble! You have a well-behaved elf!

    1. Daisy the Elf takes after Daisy my dog who is well behaved also.
      "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  3. Great DP to go with your cute Nutcracker image. Thanks for playing along with DRS Designs!

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  5. Gorgeous snowy card Melissa, I adore the nutcracker, thank you for playing with Sweet Stampin'. Enjoy the Weekend sweetie!

    Love and hugs

  6. Great TH Nutcracker - I almost purchased that - looks great - like the background paper too!

  7. Your toy soldier is darn cute, Melissa! Thanks for joining our gentleman challenge at Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge!

  8. I sam glad Daisy's bell is back on her hat. The fun background paper looks great with the cute toy soldier image. Thank you for joining the DL.ART December Linky Challenge. Katie-DL.ART-DT

  9. Super choice of DP Melissa, couldn't be more perfect :) :) :) Thank you so much for joining us at OSAAT this fortnight :)

  10. I love Nutcrackers too - this is great and I love that paper!! Thanks for linking up with Craftin Desert Divas "Christmas" linky party!!
    CDD dt

  11. Love the Nutcracker image and the paper!!
    Thank you for sharing with Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Extra!
    DT for CHNC Extra!
    Calling All Crafters! – My personal Blog!