Stampin’ Up! Memories of Home and Christmas for the Amy’s Inkin’ Krew Blog Hop

Good morning, y’all – welcome to another edition of Amy’s Inkin’ Krew team blog hop!  Each month we make projects centered around a theme – and this month our theme is Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays!  We can interpret that any way we want – so…be sure to check and see everyone’s projects – we’ve got a bunch of talented ladies hopping with us this month!

I combined a couple of stamp sets – the Host-exclusive Greatest Part of Christmas set and the Memories of Home set – with the beautiful Pressed Petals Specialty DSP to create my Christmas card.  Take a look-see:

The layout for this one comes from this week’s As You See It sketch challenge.

I started with a piece of the burlap-look paper from the Pressed Petals Specialty DSP and matted it on Cherry Cobbler.  A smaller – wood-look design – also matted on Cherry Cobbler – is adhered with Liquid Glue to create the card front.

I cut a piece of the music paper with the largest circle Stitched Shapes Die and adhered it with Liquid Glue.

For the sentiment, which is from the Host-exclusive Greatest Part of Christmas set, I used my Stamparatus to stamp it twice on Crumb Cake – once in Mossy Meadow and once with Cherry Cobbler.  I snipped the Cherry Cobbler “Happy” and “Christmas” with my Paper Snips.

I cut the Mossy Meadow sentiment with the third-largest circle Stitched Shapes Die and popped it onto the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.  Then I added the snipped sentiment words with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals.

I stamped both ornaments from the Memories of Home stamp set in Versamark Ink on Cherry Cobbler and sprinkled them with Copper Stampin’ Emboss Powder.  Then I heated them with my Heat Tool.  These two ornaments work with the Gleaming Ornaments Punch Pack – so that’s what I used to punch them out.

I adhered the ornaments – using Liquid Glue and Stampin’ Dimensionals.

I tied a Linen Thread double-loop bow and stuck it on with a Glue Dot.  Then I tied a simple bow from Mossy Meadow Baker’s Twine (from the Magnolia Lane Ribbon Combo Pack) and stuck it on with a tiny dab of Liquid Glue.

A few Cherry Cobbler gems from the Holiday Rhinestone Basic Jewels pack finished off the card front.

For the inside, I used my Stamparatus again to stamp a second sentiment from Greatest Part of Christmas in Mossy Meadow on Crumb Cake.  I added the ornament images in Versamark, sprinkled them with Copper Emboss Powder and heat embossed them.  I added a Cherry Cobbler gem, too.

I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Cherry Cobbler mat and into my Mossy Meadow card base, popped the card front on with Stampin’ Dimensionals and the card was done!

My Very Vanilla Medium Envelope got more of the Memories of Home ornaments on the front, embossed in Copper….

…and I added more of the burlap Pressed Petals Specialty DSP to the envelope flap – even adding another Copper-embossed ornament!

Et Voila!  The Pressed Petals Specialty DSP is so versatile, isn’t it??  And the Memories of Home set – with the ornaments that can be punched with the Gleaming Ornaments Punch Pack – is so sweet!  If you want the Greatest Part of Christmas, you’ll need to purchase it with Stampin’ Rewards or select it as an ordering gift from me.  Let’s figure out how you can do that (there’s a few ways!), shall we?  I hope you like!

Now that you’ve seen my card, I hope you’ll take a little time to jump thru all the other projects we have to share. Click any name below, or you can use the Previous Blog button to jump to Amy’s page or the Next Blog button to see what Karen’s been up to!

Mary Deatherage – YOU ARE HERE!

Karen Finkle

Karen Ksenzakovic

Leslie Larkin

Sue Prather

Akiko Sudano

Amy Koenders

Have fun on the hop! 🙂






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Our inventory of Moose Punch (item 150652) has been depleted and is no longer available for purchase.

That means the Merry Moose Bundle is also sold out and can’t be purchased.  But the good news is that the cute Merry Moose stamp set is still available!


I’ve had mine for a minute now – and I love it!  It cuts smooth and straight on a nice stable base!  You’re going to be happy to have it!  And just in time for all your Holiday crafting, too!

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Card Cuts Used in This Project:

Mossy Meadow Card Stock: 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ (card base, scored and folded at 4 1/4″)

Cherry Cobbler Card Stock: 4″ x 5 1/4″ (mats for card front and for inner liner); 1 7/8″ x 4″ (mat under wood DSP); Gleaming Ornaments Punched ornaments

Crumb Cake Card Stock: 2 3/8″ Stitched Shapes Circle Die (sentiment); 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (inner liner)

Pressed Petals Specialty DSP: 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (card front); 1 3/4″ x 3 7/8″ (wood DSP panel); 2 7/8″ Stitched Shapes Circle Die (music DSP);  envelope flap

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20 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Memories of Home and Christmas for the Amy’s Inkin’ Krew Blog Hop

  1. Beautiful card, Mary! Love the DSP choices.

  2. Very pretty card! Great mix of designer papers, love the metallic touches too! 🙂

  3. Great card Mary! Love the rustic look. I think I am weird…I love this look, but I also like elegant looking cards. In general, my tastes run to burlap, trees, plaid, etc., so this card is perfect.

    • stampsnlingers

      I don’t think that’s weird at all – it’s the beauty of the beast! We can have it ALL! Bwahahhaaahahaaha!! 🙂 Thanks, Julie! 🙂

  4. Such a nice card and perfect for the Sketch challenge. I like the DSP you chose for the card.

  5. janclothier

    What a gorgeous country-style Christmas! You’ve really made the sketch sing, Mary. Thank you for joining in with us again at As You See It Challenge.

    • stampsnlingers

      Thanks very much, Jan – appreciate you stopping by and the kind words! 🙂

  6. Susan K

    Ooohhh, love this!

  7. This is gorgeous Mary 🙂 I love the DSP you used. I keep forgetting about that paper, I have to remember to use it.

  8. What a lovely card, full of country colors and textures! Love it! So happy you shared it at As You See It this week, Mary!

  9. hcooper52

    Mary, I just love the rustic look of this card, but it’s an elegant rustic, if you know what I mean! The colours and textures work together so well! Thanks for joining us this week at As You See It Challenges.

    • stampsnlingers

      I DO know what you mean and thank you! Appreciate you taking time to come by!

  10. Joanne James

    Love the rustic feel of your card Mary, with so much texture and detail in those papers. I love the fussy twine bow too! Thanks for playing along with our current challenge over at As You See It!

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