Wednesday, 20 July 2011


Thank you for joining us on the 3rd day of our Christmas in July Party.
All of the Designers have some CANDY on their blogs, so be sure visit them all!

To enter into the Wild Orchid Crafts GRAND PRIZE click HERE!!!!! 

To enter the LOTV GRAND PRIZE click HERE!!!!

Here's some wonderful Christmas ideas and projects from the Design Team!

Vintage Christmas Tag Tutorial
by WOC Design Team Member Anne.

Step 1. Glue the top of your tag (not all the tag) with Glue n'seal matte or multi medium matte.

Step 2.  Place some old paper or newspaper over your tag.

Step 3.  Paint some Distress crakle paint Picket Fence on the bottom of the tag. Let it dry!

Step 4.  Remove the old paper from the tag.

Step 5. Distress the tag with distress ink vintage photo and paper distresser.

Step 6. Add some paper and ribbon and wrinkle up the corner a little.

Step 7. Paint the seam binding ribbon with disress ink refills Aged Mahogany and water. Let dry!

Step 8. Add bow to the tag and your finished.

Now for the Envelope

Step 1. You need a paperbag or something similar.
Trim around the tag and sew around the paperbag with a sewing machine.

Step 2.  Fold the bag over and sew shut. Then at an angle use a punch.

Step 3. Paint some pearl spray with Adirondack Alcohol Ink Cranberry.

Step 4.  Decorated the envelope with a adorable motif from Lily of the Valley , some snowflakes, roses, paper doilies and pearl spray.

Christmas Box-Card
by WOC Design Team Member Mindy

Lili of the Valley 'Plum Pudding '

Christmas Card
by Guest Designer Elise

A Christmas Card
By Design Team Member Niki

Lili of the Valley 'Christmas Puppy '

Wild Orchid Crafts Supplies
45mm Red Rose, 25mm White Roses10mm Red Roses, Lace

Thank you for coming to our Christmas Party today.
Be sure to come back tomorrow for more great ideas and inspiration and yes, PRIZES!


  1. hiya sweetie
    you all amaze me again with all the beautiful creations
    i can't wait until tomorrow and found more creative projects and cards
    great job ladies, see you tomorrow
    have a great day to all
    hugs angelique

  2. Wow brilliant creations hun! xxx

  3. Like the ide with the tags, this I have to try:O)
    Thansk for lots of ides

  4. Fabulous creations, all gorgeous.Beautiful colouring..
    Luv CHRISSYxx

  5. Just fabulous creations from all of you!
    Anne Kristine I just love your tag, amazing :)
    Thanks for sharing your work!
    Hugs, jill

  6. Beautiful Christmas creations

  7. Thank you for the tutorial, which has great ideas I will use. The cards are beautiful, I especially like the image of the sweet dog. Laura

  8. Wow wow wow fabulous projects, Anne I am off to try that Label and envelope I love it
    Hgs Jacqui xxx

  9. All of these are so gorgeous, and I just love, how so many have tryed to make different kinds of christmascards this time. Sooo awesome with sooo many new great ideas. Stunning work from all of you girls here, so wonderful to see.
    Have a great day everyone.

  10. What a fantastic Christmas Party with so many wonderful stamps, tutorials, and gorgeous cards by the DT. Can't hardly wait till tomorrow to see what's new and exciting. "Hugs" Carol

  11. Gorgeous and beautiful creations again today
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

  12. Such an amazing creations......a treat for the eye!
    xxx Margreet

  13. I just know I'm going to want ALL of these delightful holidays stamps to create with. These ladies did such a fabulous job, and I especially LOVE Anne's project and tutorial. What a fabulous vintage look!

  14. Great tutorial of a beautiful tag!
    Love the Christmas cards with all those gorgeous new stamps!! Christmas in July is super!


  15. Oh these are amazing! I love the trick with the paper on the tag, so cool!

  16. WOW!! All these ladies have Amazing creations! Such inspiration coming to this blog! love it!!
    Hugs, Heidi Brawley

  17. Another fabulous collection of awesome designs. Well done ladies.

  18. This is fabulous:) Sandra H

  19. What a beautiful creations are made by the design team. Christmas stamps are very beautiful.

    Hugs Astrid.

  20. Wow these are all gorgeous creations! Am loving the new Christmas Stamps - they are all awesome! and so veratile too!!

    Hugs Sue xx

  21. Love all the creations,,,,looking forward to more. Great new stamps.

  22. Loving all the creations again today, can't wait to see more.
    Kim xXx