A Candy Cane Christmas

Happy November!!  Gosh!  Can you believe it’s November?  I sure can’t!  I’m pretty sure this means I’d better start thinking about Christmas shopping.  But, if this year is like all the past years, I’ll be doing it all at the last minute I’m sure…  But, every year I plan to be different.  Maybe this will be the year!  🙂

So, anyway…  here’s one of my club projects for November.  I wanted to do all Christmas projects this month since it’s time to order supplies to get those Christmas cards and other Christmas projects done!  On this card, I used the same ribbon technique I did on this Christmas Tree Card.  I just used some little scraps of Real Red and Whisper White 1/4″ Stitched Grosgrain ribbon to adhere behind the cut out candy cane (Holiday Collection Framelits #127814).

I played along with The Paper Players challenge #119 when I designed this card.  It’s a great sketch!

Supplies Used:

  • Stamps:  Joyous Celebrations
  • Ink:  Basic Black
  • Paper:  Whisper White, Real Red, Crumb Cake, Snow Festival dsp
  • Big Shot:  Holiday Collection framelits, Window Frames Collection framelits, Delicate Designs Textured Impressions folders
  • Punches:  Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border
  • Embellishments:  Real Red 1/4″ Stitched Grosgrain ribbon, Whisper White 1/4″ Stitched Grosgrain ribbon, Whisper White 3/8″ Taffeta ribbon

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6 Responses to A Candy Cane Christmas

  1. Love it! That ribbon looks perfect with the candy cane! Great take on the sketch!

  2. Wendy says:

    I love that candy cane with the ribbon!! What a sweet idea!! Great card!

  3. Nance Leedy says:

    Love, love, love your ribbon candy cane! I’ve seen trees done this way but not the candy cane–clever girl! The star paper is a fun twist and the teeny bow is the perfect accent! Thank you for joining us at The Paper Players!

  4. What a cute Christmas card! I love the ribbon technique – perfect for a candy cane!

  5. jaydeestamping says:

    Love that candy cane! I also love that your embossed layer echoes the DSP and how your card is finished off with that crisp white bow. So glad you joined the Paper Players this week
    jaydee

  6. Jen Arkfeld says:

    That candy cane is adorable!! Super job. I also like how you embossed the banner panel. So glad you joined us at The Paper Players!

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