Christmas Cards

The Greetery’s Christmas Time Holiday Collection: Day 2

The team is back today with another round of the Christmas Time Holiday Collection, and I am really excited to share with you my projects. I had a lot of fun creating, ESPECIALLY with the Curio: Attic Ornaments.

I had so much fun working with these Attic Ornaments! I used Distress Oxide inks to color each piece, before glueing them together. I also dusted each die-cut with Perfect Pearls for a super pretty shine! The Distress Oxide colors I used were: Salvaged Patina, Evergreen Bough, Peeled Paint, Festive Berries, and Kitsch Flamingo. The frame is the new Ornament Box Top Vertical stamp. I stamped the Frame with TE Blue Raspberry ink, and the banner and accessories in TE Fruit Punch. The striped background is Painterly Stripes background stamp.

My next card features the Attic Ornaments in a horizontal frame.

This time I die-cut the ornaments with colored card stock. I used a vintage Christmas color palette, and blended a background with Speckled Egg and Salvaged Patina. I splattered a bit of white paint to the background for a snowy look.

The frame is the Ornament Box Top Horizontal rubber stamp, this time stamped with TE Cherry Pop and Dijon inks. I popped up the ornaments and banner with thin foam squares, and used a glitter pen and T-ruler to draw strings for the ornaments.

My last card features the new Christmas Time In The City die.

I die-cut all the pieces from white card stock, and used finger daubers to ink them. These pieces are small, so i just pulled out inked daubers from my storage case, and used the ink in the sponges. For the tree and stand, I added a bit of glue and glitter for extra sparkle. The pink Hour Glass frame is really playful, and a fun color option for Christmas. The Christmas Time sentiment I stamped with red ink, and die-cut with the coordinating die.

New Products Used:

  • Christmas Time in the City die
  • Christmas Time Sentiments stamp + die
  • Hourglass Frame die
  • Hourglass Insert die
  • Curio: Attic Ornaments die
  • Curio: Divider & Details II die
  • Ornament Box Top Vertical stamp + die
  • Ornament Box Top Horizontal stamp + die

Be sure to stop by The Greetery Blog to see the beautiful creations Betsy has made for today, as well as full details for each of today’s products. Everything you see this week will be available in The Greetery Shop this Thursday, October 7th, at 10am EST.


There will be TWO $50 store gift certificate given away each reveal day this week. For a chance to win, leave a comment daily at each blog stop. Winners will be announced the morning of the release on The Greetery Blog. 

Today’s Designers:

Keeway Tsao
Angelica Conrad

Laurie Willison
Wanda Guess
Heather Nichols
Kelly Lunceford
Norine Borys

179 Replies to “The Greetery’s Christmas Time Holiday Collection: Day 2”

  1. This new collection is STUNNING. And I love the cards you made — FANTASTIC and so creative!!! Can’t wait to get my own!!!

  2. Love the new Curio additions. Like many, I’ve always had a thing for vintage ornaments.

  3. SWOON!! LOVING the NEW Products and the way that you’ve used them today for your Projects!! I LOVE Shakers so I can see using the Hourglass Collection for Shaker Cards and that NEW Curio Set is just AWESOME!! THANKS for sharing and have a FABULOUS WEEK!!

  4. What a fun release! I think this day is my favorite! Love your awesome cards you made with these super cute sets!!! Can’t wait to get them in my hands! Thanks for your inspiration!!!

  5. Thanks for the great video on the ornament cards. Your cards are such an inspiration. Thanks to you I have placed those sets on my Christmas list.

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