January Blog Hop “Cross-stitch Wishes”

Happy New Year! If you have arrived via Georgia Hauglid’s Blog and the blog hop then you are on the right track.  I love this month’s stamp set, Cross-Stitch Wishes as it lets all your friends they are SEW SPECIL! 



I chose to make a card with this set and partnered it with another old favorite…C1459, stitched together, if you like this card and want either of these sets get them know as they are only available through January.

outside sewing card


Here is what I did on the inside.  

inside sewing card

You can check out the cutting instructions below or hop on over to Nikka Geers blog for another great idea.

The card is 4 ¼ x 5 ½

Lagoon CS – 4 ¼ x 5 ½ – I sanded the edges

B&T from Laughing Lola 2 ½ x 4 ¼ – I also sanded the edges of this

Black CS

                ½ x 4 ¼ sanded at top edge of B&T

                2 ¼ x 2 ¾ to back the saying (sanded)

                ½ square 3 times with sparkle inside (sanded)

White CS – 2 ½ x 1 ¾ stamp with black and brush edges with ink

Black ink – for greetings both inside and out along with the stitching

hop on over to Nikka Geers blog

6 Responses to “January Blog Hop “Cross-stitch Wishes””

  1. Michelle says:

    What a cute card! I love the mini squares behind the bling! The stitched lines work perfectly with this set!

  2. Susan B says:

    Love the paper and color choices! Great idea to pair it with the other stitches.

  3. Joy says:

    pretty card 🙂

  4. Kathleen Androlewicz says:

    Very sweet card–love the Laughing Lola!

  5. Tamytha says:

    Nice color combination. I especially like how you used the stitched border stamp to complement the sotm.

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