Monday, September 5, 2016

Merry Monday #212

Hello everyone...Merry Monday Christmas Card Challenge is BACK! The Design Team has had a wonderful rest over the summer and we're ready to bring you more wonderful Christmas card ideas. I would like to say THANK YOU to all the hard-core holiday card makers who stuck with us over the summer months and linked up for my "Summer Christmas" contest. The winner of the Starbucks gift card will be on the Merry Monday blog HERE.

Before I get to this week's challenge, I would like to say a warm welcome to Marcia Hill from Marcia's Stampin' Pad! It's so wonderful to have you with us, Marcia!! xoxoxox

This week, our wonderful Deanne is the challenge hostess and here's what she's looking for:


Paper: Stampin' Up! Designer paper, Whisper White and Basic Black
Stamps: Merry Trees - Simon Says Stamp
Stitched Circle Dies from Your Next Stamp
Black pearls, gold twine and gold stars

Click HERE to get directed to the Merry Monday blog where you can link up your Gold/White/Black card for us to come and visit YOU and leave you some love! xoxoxo Happy crafting!


  1. Just love how you pulled in the stripes from inspiration photo, Lori! Welcome back - so glad to see MM again and thanks again for the summer link-up!!

  2. Love this background with the gold twine criss-crossing! Wow! Awesome design!

  3. So pretty, Lori. Love it. Welcome back.

  4. Lori, your card is just incredible! Love those bold gold stripes -- awesome layout!! Hope you have a fabulous week :)

  5. WOW...CAS perfection Lori and I love it! Your bold stripes and simple design make this a real winner in my book! I'm SO excited to be playing along with all you talented ladies and just really pumped to get to know you all better! Thank you so much for all your kind words and encouragement and I am truly looking forward to making Christmas cards all year long with all of you!! :0)

  6. Love the layout and layers you used for our color challenge and glad to be back!

  7. Stunning card Lori, I love all these layers.

  8. This is classy, modern and ultra elegant. It caught my attention immediately!

  9. Have to agree Lori, a lovely modern card, stunning


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