Monday, September 1, 2014

Merry Monday #124 - Gifts and Presents!

Hey everyone, it's Monday and that means time for another fun challenge at Merry Monday!  This week's theme is to make a Christmas card with a gift or a present on it - brought to us by the clever and talented Deanne!

Here's Deanne's fun inspiration photo:

I used the sketch from CAS(E) this Sketch!

You can see all the details and gorgeous inspiration from the rest of the Design Team here.  Or stop by their blogs and give them some love:

Katie Melhus (you're here!)
Jen Mitchell

and our Featured Designer for September:


I can't wait to see everyone's entries in the gallery this week, I'm always so impressed with all of the creations.

Thanks for stopping by, keep it crafty!

Cardstock: Crumb Cake, Cherry Cobbler, Mossy Meadow, Silver Glimmer (SU!), Vellum
Ink: Cherry Cobbler (SU!) Forest Moss Distress Marker
Die: Gift Box Die (SSS)
Stamp: Lil' Inkers


  1. Love the sparkly little packages, so sweet. :)

  2. Adorable! I love the sparkly ribbon!

  3. What lovely sparkly presents! And I love the layout - perfect for this card!

  4. Sweet design Katie. Love the layer of vellum and the glittery ribbon accents on your pretty packages. Loll xx

  5. What pretty presents tied up with the glittery ribbons! Great layout for them! Hope you have a great week, Katie!

  6. Perfectly CAS!! LOVE this Katie!

    Deanne :)

  7. These precious little boxes are simply ADORABLE! Wonderful card design! Hope you enjoy your week, Deanne!

  8. Fabulous CAS card Katie, I love this layoug and your cute gifts.

  9. Fantastic card, Katie!! I adore how you stapled your sediment on. It just goes so perfectly with the rest of your design!! Hugs, Darnell

  10. Oh, this is fabulous! I love your festive take on the sketch!

  11. Very cute card and I especially like the glimmer on the ribbon. Thank you for your comment.