Tie Your Smitten Mittens Together
Keep your smitten mittens together on a card front. When you were younger do you remember your Mom tieing your mitts together and stringing them through your jacket and coat sleeves? The mitts were always there to keep your hands and fingers warm and you always knew where they were hiding.
Well, now you can bring back those memories with the Smitten Mittens stamp set and matching Merry Mittens Framelits Dies. What were your favorite colors growing up? Where your mitts red or blue or white?
Stamps: Smitten Mittens, Christmas Pines.
Ink/Marker: Cherry Cobbler.
Paper: Whisper White, Thick Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler, Be Merry Designer Series Paper.
Accessories: Big Shot, Many Mittens Framelit Dies, Cherry Cobbler 1/4” Double Stitched Ribbon, Banner Triple Punch, Silver 1/4” Natural Trim, Metallic Enamel Shapes.
This stamp set and it’s matching framelit dies will set your creative mind to work. Some ideas are: gift tags, baking gifts, decor items, toppers for goody bags, and of course greeting cards. You could also create a card for a winter wedding using this stamp set and a sentiment from another stamp set such as the Wonderful Life (page 46 of the 2017 Holiday Catalogue)
Here is a closeup of the card and you can really see the details that the framelits will provide for you. What is easier then die cutting the mittens with the detailed frameit and cutting another mitten from solid cardstock and layering together. Instant wow! You can also stamp the details on the mitten and perhaps emboss with gold, silver and/or copper embossing powder.
Get started on your holiday cards and keep those smitten mittens together. Write a comment and let me know what you remember about your mittens.