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Wed 22

A Special Merry Christmas


Welcome to Day #3 our of 2014 Winter Blog Blitz!  Jean Okimoto here, with a holiday design in an array of pinks for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Create this card for someone special this month - and send it to her in December.  I'm sure you know at least one person who'd love to receive this - I know I do.


Memory Box Products

  • Globe Ornament Die 98927
  • Andover Ornament Die 98908
  • Forest Pine Branch Die 98909
  • Ornament Hooks and Cap Die 98958
  • Curled Ribbons Die 98936
  • Merry Background Stamp G1998
  • Granny Smith and Sugar Plum Notecards (for diecutting) 

Imagine Crafts Inkpads

  • Memento Luxe Espresso Truffle, Lilac Posies and Angel Pink Pigment Inkpads    
  • Radiant Neon Electric Pink Inkpad


Stamp Merry Background on white cardstock with Espresso Truffle and emboss it with detail clear powder.  Daub Electric PInk, Lilac Posies and Angel Pink onto the words.  

Diecut the Globe and Andover Ornaments from glittered pink cardstock and Sugar Plum Notecards.  Diecut the ribbon from raspberry silk cardstock for a shimmery look...like pink satin ribbon!  Attach the Forest Pine Branches, ornament hook and sequins.  

Please visit our Ideas Gallery for detailed directions and supply lists for this card - and many more that feature our Winter Collection.


Want to win some great prizes?  Add your comments to each designer's post during our Blog Blitz - from October 20 thru the 24th.  The entry deadline is 11:00 PM EST on Sunday October 26th.  Winners will be announced on October 27th.  Good Luck to you!

Save the date....Saturday October 25 is the annual Holiday Open House at Impress!  Admire and be inspired by their beautiful samples and displays - and enjoy a 10% shopping discount too. It's the perfect time to get some of the Memory Box and Poppystamps products on your wishlists.  Be among the first 25 customers there when the stores open on the 25th - and you'll receive a free goodie bag (lots of great stuff!) and coupon. Store hours are 9:30-5:30 at Tukwila and 9:30 to 9:00 at University Village.  Demos are from 9:30 to 11:30.

Thanks for visiting.  Hope you'll stop by again this evening for Laura's great design - and another chance to win a prize from Memory Box!





Fabulous design, love that gorgeous pink ornament.

Oh that's beautiful! Really love the ornament and ribbon!

I just adore nontraditional colors on holiday cards ... this design is so delightful ... thanks for sharing with us Jean!

Lovely card, love the colors!

Such a cute and beautiful card, and yes I think, we all know someone, who would love to recieve such a beauty here.

So pretty and glittery!

Love the color used in this card. It is gorgeous.

Your cards are always so distinctive because of your use of color. Thanks for the ideas!

This is a great idea. Lovely, festive and a perfect reminder. :)

LOVE the theme of this card and those colors are fantastical! TFS!

lovely ornament beautiful card

Christmas is a time of blessings. I am blessed that my sister is a breast cancer survivor. It is a great idea to make a card like this for her.

Great design! A worthy reminder

What a gorgeous card...love the pink.

Gorgeous card! Love the pine branch die and the curled ribbon! Beautiful colors too!

I love how you colored the negative space in the Merry Stamp.

Ahhhh....what an awesome die set. I love that the ornament has hooks and caps. How cool is that!!! What a cool background and colors.
Thanks so much for sharing with us!

Love these new dies with all the 'elements' for the Christmas ornaments. Very pretty card !

Love the ornament die and that stamp. What a fun card. Hugz

What a very pretty card!!!!

Wow, that ornament is beautiful! Great card. Love how you sponged that background stamp. And the pine too. Great job!! Thanks for sharing.

Katie B.

The pink ornament is very pretty! Nice!

Your card is beautiful

Love the pinks. Makes the whole card look so festive!

I just love this ornament die. It's so classic!

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