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Ready for another Festive Friday challenge?   What is the Festive Friday challenge?  The Festive Friday challenge is a bi-weekly challenge that is inspired by a holiday/festivity.  An Inspo list of 10 items is created using the festivity as its inspiration.  To play in the challenge you need to use 3 items from the Inspo list on your project and enter it in the Festive Friday gallery.  We love seeing what you choose from the Inspo list and look forward to seeing what you create.


I chose from the list Blue, Purple and Pearls.


  • Gorgeous Grape CS card base 4-1/4" x 11"
  • Night of Navy CS layer 4" x 5-1/4"
  • Highland Heather CS layer 3-7/8" x 5-1/8"
  • Layers of Beauty bundle-large floral inked with Tuxedo Black Memento ink
  • Layers of Beauty Masks #1- Highland Heather ink 
  • Layers of Beauty Masks #2-Gorgeous Grape ink
  • Layers of Beauty Masks #3- Night of Navy ink
  • Layers of Beauty Mask #4-Granny Apple Green ink
  • Layers of Beauty Masks #5- Old Olive ink
  • Emboss Highland Heather layer with the Exposed Brick 3D Embossing Folder
  • Ink sentiment from Unbounded Love stamp set in Night of Navy ink on Highland Heather CS
  • Die cut sentiment using the Stylish Shapes dies
  • Trim off one side of the banner,
  • Apply pearls to the banner
  • Adhere the Highland Heather layer to the card base


  • Night of Navy CS layer 4" x 5-1/4"
  • Basic White CS layer 3-7/8" x 5-1/8"
  • Highland Heather CS 1" x 3-7/8" embossed using the Exposed Brick 3D folder
  • Flowers from the large bouquet (Layers of Beauty) inked with Tuxedo Black Memento Ink on Basic White CS colored with the Layers of Beauty Masks.  
  • Flower and leaves coloring same as the image above


Be sure to check out what the rest of the Festive Friday design team created using the Inspo List


I look forward to seeing your creations in the Festive Friday gallery!



Christy Fulk

This is gorgeous, Sharon! I love how you embossed it with the Exposed Brick folder, too.!

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