Stampin’ Up! Stylish Christmas for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

Hi Stampers, Today we have a sketch challenge and when I saw it I knew right away which stamp set I was going to ink up.  I ordered the Stylish Christmas stamp set and it was just waiting to get used.  Today’s sketch was perfect for the beautiful flourish and flower in the set.  Enjoy!

Here is the sketch:

Stampin’ Up! Stylish Christmas:

Stampin' Up! Stylish Christmas card by Kristi @

Here is the card recipe:

Card base: Red Real 5-1/2 x 8-1/2, scored at 4-1/4

Mat: Gold Foil 5-1/4 x 4

Art piece: Whisper White 5-1/8 x 3-7/8

The details:

Stampin' Up! Stylish Christmas card by Kristi @

  • Stamp your poinsettia in Real red onto the front of the art piece and also onto a piece of Whisper White Scrap paper
  • Cut out the flower from the scrap piece of paper
  • Stamp the flourish twice in Real Red ink on the right and left side of the stamped flower on your art piece
  • Stamp your leaves around the flower and flourishes in Shaded Spruce
  • Die cut Real Red tiny flowers from the Dashing Deer Thinlits set and glue to the front of the card

More details:

Stampin' Up! Stylish Christmas card by Kristi @

  • Add some gold cord loops on top of the stamped flower adhering the loops with glue dots
  • Mount the cut out flower on top of the gold cording with dimensionals
  • Glue one of the tiny Real Red flowers to the center of the poinsettia
  • Add a medium Faceted Gold Gem to the center of the flower
  • Adhere some Gold Metallic pearls here and here around the poinsettia
  • Stamp the sentiment in Shaded Spruce and attach to the front of the card

The inside:

Stampin' Up! Stylish Christmas card by Kristi @

Here is our team:

Alright, on with the hop!  Click the button below to hop over to see what the rest of the team created for you today:

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And just in case you get lost along the way, here is a list of the team members involved in the hop today:

Amy Koenders:

Mary Deatherage:

Kristi Gray:

Jaimie Babarczy:

Sue Prather:

Karen Finkle:

Julie Johnston:

Can I help you?

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These are the products I used to make my card:

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16 Replies to “Stampin’ Up! Stylish Christmas for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop”

  1. Simply stunning, Kristi!! Love your flower and those flourishes and holly leaves are gorgeous!! 🙂

  2. I like everything about this card! I especially like that it covers the whole front of the card. I usually only put words inside. I like how you added the holly leaves.

  3. Your card design literally took my breath away! And just when I thought I was done with Christmas cards, too! I’m going to have to get started on next year’s cards, now, huh? Many thanks for such a beautiful card.

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