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Christmas Wish List

Although last week was my final week on the August Guest Diva DT, when Korin asked if I would like to participate in the sneak peeks for Christmas, I just had to say "Yes". I was able to play with one of the new sets, "A Cocoa Kind of Christmas". If you love Cocoa, you are just going to love this sweet set.

Tomorrow, September 1, SNS will be having a blog hop to introduce all the new Christmas stamps. You will have the chance to see the entire "A Cocoa Kind of Christmas" set along with the other fabulous, new stamp sets. I have seen the sneak peeks and I have to admit that some are on my shopping list for Christmas card supplies. Check out all the details on the Sweet N Sassy blog on September 1.

Thank you for looking!



  • Stamps: A Cocoa Kind of Christmas from Sweet 'N Sassy
  • Papers & CS: PTI kraft and dark chocloate CS, GP CS, KaiserCraft Be Merry Collection
  • Inks: Distress Inks Antique Linen
  • Tools: Copic markers, Big Shot, Nestabilities, paper piercing tool
  • Embellishments: Zig chocolate marker, Inkssentials white pen, Diamond Stickles, misc. dew drops, Sakura gold metallic pen
  • Techniques: Faux stitching


FibreJunky said…
How cute!! I can see why you were so thrilled to be able to participate. Cocoa is just darling and your card is perfect!
Joanne Gilch said…
Love L. O. V. E. it!!!!!
It's still August..LOL
Cocoa is could any one resist his charms! the ornament is done so nicely!
jaimie said…
Hi Cheryl,

Nice colours,
the christmas list is funny,
and the stamp is sweet!

Greetings, Jaimie
France said…
Just ADORABLE ! And the faux stitching looks soooo real ! Fabulous job on this card !
Thanks for playing with us at Paper Sundaes !
Awww he is such a the wishlist looks fab
Thanks for joining us this week at CES for our 1st challenge, hope to see you soon!
hugs shell xx
Karin said…
Super cute...Love how you added the highlights on your bow and ornament...Look at you, becoming a coloring master :) :) The trees are a cute embellishment too.
Kathy said…
AWWW, so cute. This little image made the sweetest little card.
{Jane} said…
Gorgeous Christmas Card

Thanks for joining us on SCSC :)

Hugs Jane x
chris said…
Its so gorgeous Cheryl. hugs chris xx
Sue said…
Hi Cheryl
aww fabulous card, cute image, gorgeous papers & design, thank you for joining us at The Creative Cottage this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x
1CardCreator said…
Awesome card Cheryl, I adore those colors together, what a winning combination! Everything about this card is perfect! ~Diane
downrightcrafty said…
Hi Cheryl I love the use of the wishlist for the "All I want for Xmas" theme at Winter Wonderland this week. The image is adorable to and perfect colouring love the lime colour
hope to see you back on Friday for the next challenge
Hugs Kate xx
Sheena said…
Aaww, how cute is that little mouse?! Love the colours. Thanks for joining us at CES Challenge and hope to see you there next week! Sheena xx
this is so cute...thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week.

Alissa said…
So many great details in this card! Thanks for joining us at Stamps R Us!
Kim said…
Cheryl, what an amazing creation!! Love it! Thank you so much for sharing your lovely artwork with us this month!!
Terrific!! Wow - the coloring on the bulb is awesome with those white highlights!!! Perfect!
Love the stitching too!!!
Off to see what else I missed while I was away!
Marlene said…
This is so adorable, Cheryl! I look forward to seeing what you come up with all the time!
Danielle said…
Such a sweet card Cheryl! I really love the 'wishlist' - such a cutie mouse too! Thanks for joining in with the challenge at Winter Wonderland this week!
Hugs, Danielle
Pat (mspfd) said…
Oh Cheryl, this is so sweet, fun and fabulous! What a super Christmas card. Love the colors and your stitching!
annieambriel said…
such an adorable chocolatey red Christmas card. Love the stitching.. love the white doodling. :)

Thanks for joining us at Practical Scrappers.. hugs..
Cleah said…
Hi Cheryl! Your card really sets the mood for christmas. I also love the sketch you used.
Thanks too for leaving such nice comments on my blog.
My hugs..
This is such a cute card, he looks all snugly. He gets me think about Christmas and getting ready.
beautiful card, love the mouse!
Ceal said…
fabulous card! gotta love that sweet lil mouse :)
Annika said…
I am so in love with that contrasting random stitch - FABULOUS! And the image is oh-so-cute!
Guro said…
Wow this is really nice!!! Love the colors and the beautifull image :-)
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what an adorable image and he looks fabulous on your card! spectacular even!

hugs :)
Riet said…
So beautiful card Cheryl,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.xx
marsha said…
Such a cute Christmas card Cheryl! Cocoa is colored beautifully and I love your papers. Thanks for joining us for the Pixie Dust Studio Challenge this week and hope you will come back and play again next week!
gladyschia2010 said…
So cute! Love your card Cheryl! Thanks for playing at Practical Scrappers!
Shelly said…
Cute Christmas card! Fab use of digi on your card! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake! Shelly ;)
Rhonda said…
Cheryl, yet another awesome card! The image is adorable and I like the way you used it. I wish I could think Christmas..LOL Thanks so much for playing with us at Daisy Doodles.

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