Monday, July 23, 2012

SweetStamps #75: X-Mas Flap Card

Hi everyone-
I’m running a little behind today, I do apologize.
However, I am here to share with you the cutest non-traditional color X-mas card I have made yet.  I know I do sound pretty proud of myself!!!  LOL
Today at SweetStamps, we are challenge you to create a
This is my weeks sample:
Isn’t that Snowman the cutest??  When I saw him and I knew had to have him.  That is part of the reason I’m running late.  I ordered him last week and I was just waiting for my order to come in, because my heart was set on putting him on a card when I got him.  I love the way it turned out too!!!  Yeah!!!

Here is a link to a tutorial for a flap card. We'd like to see what you create, so come join in the fun! Remember to use a SweetStamps image on your creation to get an extra chance at winning $20 of rubber stamps from
Don't forget to stop by's online store and shop for some Christmas goodies now, while they are on sale! Use coupon code JULY25 to get the 25% off discount on all things Christmas. 
We also have a SAVE THE BUS sale going on now...get 20% off everything in stock at our warehouse when you use coupon code BUMMER(we're liquidating some inventory to help pay for a new engine for the bus so we can continue to travel to trade shows to bring the latest products and techniques to a city near you!) See where we're headed next, we'd love to see YOU at a show!


Join our weekly challenge
You can use any stamp on your challenge entry, but if you use a SweetStamps image, you will get two entries into the giveaway! To enter the challenge, please add the URL to your actual blog post or online gallery to the InLink at the end of the post. Please do not link to your main blog, we want to be able to find your post to leave you comments. Also, please link back to the SweetStamps blog.
Remember, you can only enter the challenge one time, use a SweetStamps image to get an extra entry in the challenge. Please limit the amount of challenges to 10 (including SweetStamps). You must link back to SweetStamps to your blog post.
Next week's challenge #76 is:
Christmas Ornament

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
Timeless Tuesdays #179
Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge



  1. Super CUTE! LOVE your jolly snowman and the gorgeous DP you have used and loving your design too!
    Thanks for sharing with us at AnnaBelle Stamps!

    Take Care,
    Kylie X

  2. Fantastic card! I love the coloring you did on the button snowman and the cheery colors of the DP!

  3. fab card, love the colors and idea
    thanks for playing with us at paperplay this week

  4. Calypso your Button Snowman card is adorable!! Excellent job!!

  5. Adorable card Calypso....I just can't wrap my head around Christmas in July but I guess I should...lots of Christmas challenges out there!
    Hugs, Renee

  6. Oh my this is just adorable!!!! Love this cute snowman!!!! Beautiful job on this card!!!!!!

  7. Love how you used the stamp as soon as it arrived! I can see why he's so much fun and your colouring is perfect!
    Thanks for sharing with us at AnnaBelle Stamps this week!

  8. I am with you- this is a darling stamp- your coloring is awesome- love the great colors and DSP you used. Fun Flap card!

  9. This is so darn cute and the coloring is spectacular it!
    Hope your doing well, thinking of you

  10. Really gorgeous! Love that snowman and the colours you've used are stunning for Christmas! Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday this week!

  11. Fabulous non-traditional Christmas card. Love the bright paper and wonderful snowman image. Great colours and card style. Thanks for sharing with us this week at Holly Jolly. Regards Meighan

  12. Love this card, it is so fun and the colors are awesome. Thanks for playing at My Craft Spot.

  13. So cute! Love how you colored and shaded the hat and scarf!

  14. Beautiful card! Love the colors you used! So pretty! Great coloring of the snowman! So fun!!

  15. What a cute snowman. Love the colors you used on him. Yeah the paper has some traditional colors, but not a Christmas paper so I'm liking it Thanks for joining us this week at Holly Jolly. Good Luck

  16. What a cute image and he looks great with that patterned paper. Thanks for playing along with us at AnnaBelles this week.

  17. I love these colors for a Christmas card! Such a cute snowman! I see why you had to have him. Thanks for sharing with us at Merry Monday!

  18. Cute card and lovely image. Thank you for joining us at Holly Jolly Christmas Challenges this week.

  19. Gorgeous flap card hun, love the colors and your snowman is adorable!

  20. Great take on the sketch - your flip card works perfectly! Thank you for sharing your Christmas in July card with us at Timeless Tuesday Challenge!

  21. Love snowmen... so cute! Thank you for joining us this week at My Craft Spot :)

  22. This is adorable! The "stitching" on your snowman is fabulous!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!

    Small Bits of Paper

  23. oh wow this is a gorgeous card .. i love the papers and image .. and the fab design
    Thanks for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week
    Lisa x

  24. Wonderful card, I love the fun bright papers you used and your snowman is so cute. Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday.

  25. Awesome card, I love the bright colors you used on the snowman's scarf and the wonderful paper you used for the background.

  26. Wow Calypso, I am so happy you played along with this adorable card. That snowman is super sweet and the flap card idea is very cool. Thank you for joining in at Merry Monday!!