12.20.2010

Have You Finished Your Christmas Shopping?

'Cause, I totally haven't. No, for reals, you guys, this is serious. I'm sort of in panic mode. I don't have a lot of gifts to buy, but the ones I need to buy are sort of important ones. *sigh* 'Tis the Season! HA! BUT...I am having super lots of fun creating cards, still, so that's a good thing!

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This is a super fun card created with Echo Park papers and a SUPER fun Scrolls Work Stamps image! It's called Santa's Suit Set and it comes with the jacket I used here and Santa's hat and boots, too!

Santa's Suit


I colored his jacket with...wait for it.... SHARPIE! Yup! That's how I got that beautiful vibrant red! I love it! Then I added silver paint pen to his belt buckle and finished his trim with some Stickles! And...I don't know if you noticed, but I went a little old school and used some of my shaped eyelet stash on this card, too! I love the way they look!!! So fun!

Sooooo....now that I made this adorable little card with Santa's adorable little coat...he's gonna show up and take care of the rest of my shopping, right? Right. K. Good. I feel better now! HA! Have a fabulous Monday!

20 comments:

  1. ~i share in yoru panic mode...we were all down with a bug for a few weeks which put my holiday shopping by the way side...i went out this weekend and everyhing i needed to pick up for my littles...sold out! go figure right...so now i am onto plan b and hoping it works out for me...hehehe...i wish you well getting your shopping down! this card...to cute...i love the silver paint on his buckle....warm holiday wishes and brightest blessings~

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  2. Great card and love the Santa suit stamp!

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  3. I love it!! Taking time to create and having fun too !!! You will get it all done as the creatively revives ones spirit and gives one energy!! Glad you gave yourself that gift to create this season many of us don't . Hugs Julie

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  4. Gorgeous! I am done with my Christmas shopping:-)

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  5. Super cute card! Love the Santa coat. I got my shopping done yesterday. Now I just have to wrap it all!

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  6. I have not shopped or even planned I am so out of the spirt of the retail christmas..I can find my holiday mojo...I pray I can get it back REAL soon....

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  7. Very cute!! I believe I am done with the gift shopping and food! Now it is just everything else!!! Have a wonderful Christmas!

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  8. Darling Santa suit, I do hope hes able to help you finish up!
    Merry Christmas!

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  9. That card is super cute!

    I have all of my shopping done. We don't really exchange gifts with many people. Most of my shopping is for the kids. Now I just have to wrap it all....not looking forward to it.

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  10. Well, I'm done. I'd like to say I was done by Thanksgiving but.....
    adorable cards BTdubs. ;-)

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  11. I LOVE the Santa Suit! And yes, my shopping is done. :-)

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  12. Was I supposed to be shopping for Christmas already? hehehe

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  13. Don't you just love coloring with Sharpies? Great job on the card and good luck with your shopping my dear!

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  14. Believe it or not - I think I am done!!

    Love this santa coat, super cute!!

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  15. Try to enjoy the "now" moments and it will all fall into Place...that is what I am telling myself!!! Merry Christmas to a dear sprite of a creative woman. Imagine and Live in Peace,Mary Helen Fernandez Stewart

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  16. I am mostly finished my shopping. Does that count?
    Your card is cute. I don't have copics (the marker of choice this year) so I only use sharpies :)

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  17. This is so cute - and who needs Copics when you can use a sharpie!

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  18. Ho! Ho! Ho! This card is so cute. I actually did manage to get the shopping done - and finished wrapping today. Whew! Theresa

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