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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!





These are just lovely, especially the ornament card!!

What a great selection of colors.

I really like the idea of using the dies to support people with cancer. That really is a Christmassy thought. The card is beautiful too! What a versatile die - one day a pumpkin, another a bauble...

Oh my but this is lovely! Thanks for the opportunity to win this die!

Very cute card...I like the ornament die!

Love the breast cancer ornament - its all sparkly!!!

Beautiful card! Love that ornament die.

Lovely card. The ornament and pine needle die is fabulous.

I recently bought this stamp and now I can't wait to incorporate it with my Christmas dies. Great card. Love the sparkling pink.

So meaningful and so beautiful. Love the pink ornament and the Merry background!

This is so pretty!

Such a festive and colorful card! TFS

This card is fantastic. I wish I could own all the dies. But your card is superb I love the ornament and the pine branch.

Beautiful card. Thanks for sharing.

Wow! Beautiful card! You always have such
Great use of color. I love this card!

What a lovely card - and for a very worthy cause too!

Very unusual, I know a few people who would really appreciate the colours used here, you have inspired me to make some of my with these colours and ideas. Thank you for sharing

I LOVE the beautiful pinks and browns in this card! The ornament die is really unique and fun and your beautiful design brings it all together so well! So pretty!

The ornament and pine needle die are fabulous.
I love pink colour

Glitter. I love glitter. I love shiny. This ornament is stunning! What a fab idea to use the pine branches. Wonderful card!

Pretty card, I love all the dies used in it.

I'm a breast cancer so I appreciate your use of the pink! Really think spooky eyes is. Adorable, too. What a versatile die!

Beautiful card!!! Love the ornament die and the pinks are perfect.

Must have the pine bough die.

Love the non-traditional colors for the cards, and the ornament die.

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