I know, it’s early for this. But here is the thing:
The holidays SNEAK THE HECK UP. Every year, December 15 rolls around and people freak out because they’re not ready. Well guess what? This is why September 1 is the opening of my “go ahead, craft cards and tags, shop if you see the perfect thing buy it” season. The thing is, I’ve made it a part of my fall traditions. I still decorate with pumpkins and give thanks and all that – I just also sneak in a bit of Christmas crafting here and then. This makes for a VERY relaxing December, and it lets me really treasure each project, shopping excursion, and really savor each gift chosen and every thing I make. It started as a way to pass the time one boring November… and it has expanded! Since holiday dies, stamps, and papers are showing up in stores I figure I will share things as I make them vs hanging on for months.
I tell you this because – well… if you see it here, now you know why! Ok. Here’s a card:
SIMPLE. SO simple. Die cut + stamp + rhinestones. DONE.
Here’s a detail shot…