Wednesday, July 25, 2012

CWC-Christmas in July

All week we are celebrating Christmas at CWC.  Everyday this week there will be a Christmas related post. Make sure to check it out to get your Christmas Crafty Mojo on early.  
Today at Cooking with Cricut the challenge is Christmas in July- use a scrap of some kind.  I decided to not only use some scrap Christmas paper from last year but a leftover paint chip I had.  (We are doing a bathroom remodel and no I did not pick any of these greens).   I cut the tree from Winter Frolic page 48 at 4. 5 inches.  I added a stamped sentiment and some ribbon from Michaels last year.  
So I got two cards out of one cut on a paint swatch.  Cute don't you think?  
Then I took the cut out tree and made another card with scraps of ribbon and paper from last year.  
I hope you will enjoy us for the challenge this week.  You have one week to link up your projects at CWC. Don't forget to come back each day this week to see what Melin and DT has in store for you.  
Happy craftin!


  1. oh my that is adorable!! How clever!! Another of your ideas I'm rippin off girl :)

  2. What a great idea, Suzanne! Very clever and so cute!

  3. Great idea and the cards are wonderful. TFS

  4. Just such a great project. I love those paint chips.

  5. What awesome cards Suz! I love the idea of using paint swatches and it isn't like you didn't have any huh?! lol I will have to get me some the next time I'm in the home improvement stores.

  6. What a great idea. I know what I will be getting the next time I go to the home improvement store. Thanks for sharing.