Lawn Fawn: White Christmas in July Card

Lawn Fawn White Christmas in July Card by Maria Byrd | CrafstyByrd.blogspot.com

I wanted to create a "white on white" card for a challenge.  So, I spent two days trying to figure out how to do it and almost gave up.  Finally this morning, as I was having breakfast while staring at pieces of failed attempts.. an idea popped in my head for a White Christmas card (and yes, it was a July morning).

Stars from Lawn Fawn Starry Skies were die cut from a vellum and backed with a super sparkly cardstock.  I glued three cut-out stars on some spots.  The white embossed trees (Fiskars Holiday Frolic) on vellum were from my first few failed attempts. The middle tree is heat-embossed with sparkle powder and adhered with foam tape.
White Christmas in July Card by Maria Byrd | CrafstyByrd.blogspot.com

The critters were from Lawn Fawn Upon A Star and heat embossed in white on vellum, fussy cut, filled with Wink of Stella, and raised with thicker foam tape.  For the ground, a vellum is die cut with oval stitched border.  "Merry Christmas" sentiment is heat embossed in silver. 

White Christmas in July Card by Maria Byrd | CrafstyByrd.blogspot.com


I would like to enter this card to the following challenges:
1. Addicted to CAS Challenge #114: White on White (due 7/7, entry #54)
2. Holly & Ivy Christmas Challenge #9:  Anything Christmas Goes (due 7/9, entry #47)
5. Dies R Us Challenge #76:  Layers (due 7/13, entry #112)
5. Craft Stamper - Take It Make It Challenge, July: 'Anything Goes' Stamping (due 7/26, entry #35)
3. HLS Christmas Challenge, July:  Anything Goes, Optional Twist - Die Cuts (due 7/30, entry #8)
4. ABC Christmas Challenge, "N is for New" and "O is for Old": Used new Lawn Fawn and old Fiskars stamps (due 7/31, entry #19)

Thank you for visiting and do come back soon!

Maria B.

8 comments:

  1. Absolutely delicious! Love your all white creative scene, looks like it's made from icing sugar. Thanks for playing at HLS Christmas Challenge.

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    1. Thank you so much Jane! You're right, it does look like icing sugar :-)

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  2. Stunning card, I love the white on white. Thank you for sharing with us at the Holly & Ivy Christmas Challenge. Shona xx

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  3. OH WOW ... this is just fabulous! What a beautiful and clever design! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Layers’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
    DIES R US CHALLENGE BLOG
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

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  4. What a stylish white on white card - beautifully done!
    Thanks for sharing with us at ABC Christmas Challenge and I hope you will join us again soon.
    Hugs
    Carol x

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  5. Beautiful design. This card is breathing! Beautiful. I love monochrome white, so winter!
    Thank you for joining us at HLS Xmas.
    BożenA DT HLS

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  6. Beautiful card!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

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  7. Oh wow, I love this card, Maria. I love the white on white. Great job! Thanks for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Luv, Wilma

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