An Itty Bitty Christmas Handmade Holiday Card


Itty Bitty Christmas Stamp Set by Stampin' Up! Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

On Tuesday I shared “Take 5 Stampin’ Pretty Color Combinations” with you and, as promised, I am sharing a creation using one of the 5 color combinations.  Today’s Holiday Card uses the Night of Navy, Calypso Coral, and Mossy Meadow color combination.  Want more?  You can see the additional color combinations on my blog post here.

Color Combinations Night of Navy, Calypso Coral, Mossy Meadow The Itty Bitty Christmas Stamp Set is part of My Favorite Things from the 2019 Holiday Catalog!  You can see all My Favorite Things on my blog page here

Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty My Favorite Things 2019 Stampin' Up! Holiday Catalog - Itty Bitty Christmas Stamp Set


Begin with a 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 card base of Whisper White Thick card stock. 

Stampin' Up! Hammered Metal 3D Embossing Folder

Zip a 4 x 5 1/4 piece of Whisper White cardstock that has been spritzed with water using a Stampin’ Spritzer through a die-cutting and embossing machine tucked inside the Hammered Metal 3D Embossing Folder. 

Adhere to the card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Hammered Metal Embossing Folder by Stampin' Up! Card created by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

Use the Stamparatus to position and stamp the sentiment (Itty Bitty Christmas stamp set) in Mossy Meadow Classic Ink onto a 3 x 4 1/2 piece of Whisper White card stock. 

TIP:  Color the backside of the Brightly Gleaming Foil Elements with the following Stampin’ Blends: Dark Night of Navy, Dark Calypso Coral, and Dark Mossy Meadow.  

Stampin' Up! Brightly Gleaming Foil Elements

Add Silver Metallic Thread to the top of the stars and ornament. 

Adhere all as shown with Mini Glue Dots that have been rolled between your fingers to help keep the adhesive hidden. 

Adhere to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Brightly Gleaming Foil Elements from Stampin' Up! Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

POP OF PERSONALITY! Add Rhinestone Basic Jewels, that have been colored with coordinating Stampin’ Blends as shown. 

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Get a copy of the 2019 Holiday Catalog!  If you are not a current Stampin’ Pretty customer and you plan to shop through me, you can request a copy of the holiday catalog free by visiting my page here.   

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Pals Global Top 100We are a happy foursome!  Stampin’ Up! announced the Global Top 100 demonstrators here.

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  1. Congratulations Mary! I’m So happy you received this reccognition! Donna C. in Washington

  2. Congrats, Mary on your achievement this year. I was on hand in Atlanta when you were announced as #1 before. Not surprising you have done it again. You are a true leader an every possible sense of the word. We are all so lucky to be part of your team of PALS.
    Now this card: Absolutely SO CLEVER! Just love it. Thanks for the reminder about coloring the backside of the copper elements~what a difference it makes and what a way to stretch supplies. Thanks for all the great creative ideas and all you hard work to help us enjoy our own creativity just a little more!

  3. Judy L. Tuttle

    Congratulations Mary! You certainly are a Stampin’ Up! Rockstar but also very kind and helpful! So glad I started following you years ago. You are such an inspiration on many levels. God Bless!

  4. Donata Pfisterer

    I wasn’t going to buy the Brightly Gleaming Foil Elements since the copper catch my imagination but turned over and colored I’m all in.

    PS: Congrats on all the achievements

  5. Congratulations to you and your team!

  6. Great idea to color the back sides of these pieces and I love your card. TFS

  7. Sue Mac Donald

    wonderful idea…..that’s what thinking outside the box does for you!

  8. Congratulations, Mary, on achieving Global #1!!! I have been a follower of yours for many years, and this award is something you so richly deserve! Your inspiration, guidance and creativity benefit so many people, and we are all very grateful for your influence! Wishing you continued success!

  9. Michelle in VA

    Clean, simple and oh, SO elegant. Just beautiful, Mary!!

  10. Absolutely love this clean and simple card, Mary. Brilliant idea to color the gold foil elements. Beautiful!♥️👍

  11. Such a BEAUTIFUL looking card. TFS!!!

  12. Love how simple elegance of this beautiful card, Mary. I’m so proud of all you, Brian, Jennifer, and Julie have accomplished this year. It certainly reflects all the effort you all put into your businesses. Way to go!!

  13. Awesome!

  14. Adorable!

    • Denise Snakard

      Congrats, Mary! Your dedication
      …and creativity …to paper crafting is rewarding to be named #1!! Proud for you….

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