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Mon 21

Scribble Holly Trio Outline, Scribble Holly Trio Background, and Twas the Night Wide Washi Tape Holiday Card
by Anne Thompson

I LOVE the new Washi tapes at 4.5" wide!  I wanted to use Twas the Night Washi tape as the background for the new Scribble Holly Trio dies.  I had some off-white house-shaped notecards that I thought would be perfect covered with the tape.  


  • I used a Juniper notecard and adhered a piece of the green striped paper from the DASHING STRIPES AND DOTS PP1002 6X6 collection.  I cut it just a wee bit smaller than the top of the notecard so some of the juniper green showed around the edge.
  • I unwrapped the wide TWAS THE NIGHT WASHI TAPE WT501 and unrolled it and stuck it to a couple of pieces of house-shaped paper.  I trimmed the extra off with some sharp scissors and used a tape runner to secure one of the houses to the notecard.



  • Next I die cut the SCRIBBLE HOLLY TRIO OUTLINE 94344 from another Juniper notecard.
  • I inked up the edges with VersaClair Shady Lane dark green ink to add some texture.


  • I cut the SCRIBBLE HOLLY TRIO BACKGROUND 94351 from a scrap of a lighter green paper.
  • I inked the edges of the three pieces with more of the VersaClair Shady Lane dark green ink.


  • To add the holly to the front of the house I started with using a glue pen on the main stem and then placed the Holly Trio Background pieces in place under the holly leaf outlines using a tape runner.  I thought the light green was too bright, so I added the juniper pieces on top of them and used a glue pen on the center vein and the leaf outlines after the background pieces were in place.  This gave a bit more dimension to the leaves.


  • To finish the card I added sticky-backed red gems for berries.


This is a card that will be easy to produce in quantity--and I really do need to get a lot of cards made.  It's also one I'll use with my Seniors Group in November.


I think you are going to love the new Washi tapes.  They really do make lovely backgrounds for this year's holiday dies!

Happy Crafting!

Anne Signature


Twas the Night Wide Washi Tape WT501

Thumbnail-6Dashing Stripes and Dots 6X6 paper PP1002
Thumbnail-6Scribble Holly Trio Outline 94344


Scribble Holly Trio Background 94351


Fabulous Washi tape and wonderful layout of this Festive Christmas Card! TFS

Great card/ Love the new washi tape and card.

Lovely design and great use of the washi.

Pretty card! Love that holly!

Great tag love the colors

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