Monday, August 19, 2013

Merry Monday #71


Time for a new sketch at Merry Monday!  I kept my card on the clean and simple side with a cluster of buttons.  Love the fun new glitter buttons in the Autumn/Winter Idea Book!  Here is the original sketch design-


I added a few layers to the inside for more contrast.


Supplies by Close To My Heart, except where noted:
D1560 Holiday Tags Stamp Set
Clearly Sentimental About Christmas Stamp Set-MFT
Handmade Holiday Pattern Papers-Simple Stories
1388 Colonial White Cardstock
1282 New England Ivy Cardstock
X5927 Ruby Cardstock
Z2170 Ruby Ink
Retired Green Buttons
Z1861 Ruby Mini Medley Accents
Red Twine-American Crafts

I have entered my card in the following challenges:
Christmas Stampin All Year Long-Stitching
Delicious Doodles-Christmas in August
Divas by Design-Christmas in August
Winter Wonderland-Red & Green

Be sure and stop by the other Merry Maker's blogs to see their creations!
Thanks for stopping by!

23 comments:

Tracey McNeely said...

Beautiful Allisa, I love that patterned paper!

Sherry Eckblad said...

Absolutely love your card. The buttons. Wish I would of thought of that.

Julia said...

Beautiful card!!

Linda Callahan said...

Love this!

Kigz said...

LOVE the glitter buttons! Great way to showcase them! I love this clean style...you rocked it! :)

Darnell J Knauss said...

What a perfect, perfect take on this wonderful sketch, Allisa! Finally, a way to use up some of my NBUS buttons. I have a scandalous amount, but rarely use them, so thank you, thank you!!

LeAnne said...

I am loving the country feel of this...especially that plaid paper and those yummy buttons!

Gloria Stengel said...

I am so giddy over the buttons! Hello, my name is Gloria and I am a button hoarder...

Wendy said...

Beautiful card, Allisa! Love the paper and the color combo! Those glitter buttons are to die for! :)

Bonnie said...

Love these buttons, especially the glittery ones! And the layers inside make it extra special!

Jen said...

I love this!! That cluster of buttons is fantastic!

Heather said...

So pretty! I saw this over on the Merry Monday blog and thought it was fabulous! I love those sparkly buttons and your take on the sketch. thanks for playing with CSAYL.

Jenny said...

Eine wunderschöne Karte. Gefällt mir sehr. Danke Für Deine Teilnahme bei CSAYL. Liebe Grüße Jenny

downrightcrafty said...

gorgeous use of those reds and greens, thank you for sharing with us at the Winter Wonderland
Hugs Kate xx

Susan Joyce said...


Love the Country feel of your card Allisa and those gorgeous glitter buttons.

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Awesome, love the papers and the buttons are fabulous, thank you for joining in with Divas By Design
Lindsay xx

Tracy said...

Your use of buttons on this card is so striking Allisa. Beautifully done! Hugs!

Notes by Nina said...

Very pretty card Allisa, I love the red glittery elements.

Tracey Boley said...

Wow what a great card.

Love all of those buttons.

Thanks for joining us at CSAYL.

Tracey DTxx

Pia S said...

WOW - love this! Clever CAS design, so simple, yet so Christmasy and beautiful!

fabiola jaques said...

so glad you join the fun with us at CSAYL Allisa with this gorgeous and elegant card, hope to see you next time, biz

Julia Aston said...

The pattern and colors on your DP go wonderfully with your pretty buttons!

Blankina said...

LOve your cas Xmas card have just pinned it onto my xmas cards board, thanks for the inspiration..
Hugs Blankina

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