Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Day 14 and Challenge #64: Cards, Tags & Gifts

Welcome to Day 14 of the 25 Days of Christmas Crafting Showcase and Cooking With Cricut Challenge Day!  

EIGHTEEN amazing Designers have created some beautiful and adorable projects to share with you today -- all of these projects are quick and easy things to make in those last hours and minutes before gift giving. 

Please make sure to visit our Designers blogs and leave 'em some love -- they have all worked so hard to bring you these amazing projects!  We also want to encourage you to visit our 25 Days Sponsors, too.  They have shared some great prizes with us!

Celeste used the Cricut Trim the Tree and When Its Cold Outside
Seasonal cartridges to create this beautiful gift bag.  (Isn't that skate amazing!)
Visit her blog for more details.

Kemma used the Cricut Imagine Snow Angel cartridge and the Cricut
Art Philosophy cartridge to create this cute little gift tag.
Visit her blog for more details.

Elizabeth made these cute gift tags with her children (ages 5, 4 and almost 2) and
the Cricut Art Philosophy cartridge.  Check out the details over on her blog.

Larelyn used the Jolly Holidays Cricut cartridge to whip up these cute and quick
little gifts for the cooks in your life!  Visit her blog for more details.

Court used the Cricut George & Basic Shapes cartridge to create the buckle for her
adorable Santa take-out box!  Check out the details on her blog.

Michelle used the Cricut Christmas Cheer cartridge to make these adorable
favor boxes/ornaments.  Visit her blog for all the details!

Madison went Cricut-free with her gift tag and used a PaperCraftingWorld.com
vintage digi stamp.  Check out the details on her blog.

Evelyn used two different PaperCraftingWorld.com files.
She used the Frosty & Cardinal digi stamp for her "Snowman Soup" tag.

And she used the Bear Holding Hot Chocolate cutting file for
her upcycled cocoa container.  Visit her blog for more details!

Jenny used the Cricut Winter Frolic; Tags, Bags, Boxes & More;
and Christmas Cheer cartridges to create her beautiful tags.
Visit her blog for more details.

Debbie used the Cricut Jolly Holidays cartridge to create these sweet gift tags.
 Check out the details on her blog.

Dalis also used the Cricut Jolly Holidays cartridge and the Birthday Bash
cartridge to create this fun gift tag.  Visit her blog for all the details!

Charlotte used the Cricut Celebrate With Flourish cartridge to create these
beautiful cards for her Kindergarten students.  Visit her blog for more details.

Mindy made all of these adorable gift tags using her Cricut Imagine
Christmas Wish cartridge. Visit her blog for all the details!

Yolie used the Cricut Trim A Tree cartridge to cut her intricate
sleigh gift tag.  Check out all the details at her blog.

Linda used a PaperCraftingWorld.com vintage digi stamp and the Cricut Heritage cartridge to create her elegant card.  Check out her blog for more details.

Jenny created her beautiful Santa card using the Cricut Christmas
Solutions cartridge.  Visit her blog for more details.

Bonnie created this jingle bell ornament (which would also make a super cute package decoration) using the PaperCraftingWorld.com digi stamp set QT Patootie Girl Elf
Visit her blog for all the details.

Jen has been busy creating gifts for her grandson and many nieces and nephews!
She used the Cricut cartridges Joys of the Season (tree) and Everyday
Paper Dolls (tie).  Visit her blog for all the details.

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(Winners will be announced for this giveaway on December 18th.)


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DAY 14 Freebies

Vintage Boy W Presents 
Color Washed Version

Sepia Toned Version

Colored Version

Please click the "ADD TO CART" button.
This link contains the non-watermarked printable versions.
It will not cost anything to download.

Reindeer Tag Digital Stamps
Please click the "ADD TO CART" button.
This link contains the zip folder with all available formats.
It will not cost anything to download.

Reindeer Tag Cutting File
Please click the "ADD TO CART" button.
This link contains the zip folder with all available formats.
It will not cost anything to download.

Now it's your turn! Show us your favorite quick and easy holiday card, tag or gift -- link it up and you might just be our next Top Chef! Here are a few guidelines:
  • Must follow the challenge topic.
  • Must be a NEW project for this challenge.
  • No back dated posts please.
  • Must have a link back to this post on your blog.
  • Must link your project post through Inlinkz and not just your blog.
  • Must use your Cricut in some capacity.
  • Must HAVE FUN!
  • You may gladly combine challenges . . . we love to pile it on TOO!

~ The CWC Design Team


Jessica said...

Wow, so many wonderful projects. Elegant, charming, whimsical, and all around delightful! I really got a chuckle out of Larelyn's kiss-filled whisk...love that idea. Everyone did a fabulous job!

Anne said...

Another day, more great and inspiring projects.. thank you and thanks for the freebies..

Anonymous said...

Thank you again for the wonderful files you are giving so graciously ~ Merry Christmas ~ Gail

Trisha said...

I LOVE! today's projects!! And the freebies are wonderful. I am making some of the projects using the feebies, but my camera is not working right now. Thank you for all of these and the chance to win prizes!!!

Linda said...

Thanks for all the freebies. They're great. I love your site. Thanks for the chance to win the prizes.

Letillia said...

Another Great Day of projects ladies! TFS!!


marla said...

cute projects!!

Melissa said...

DT is great, thanks for the challenge!

Denise said...

wow really nice projects. Love all the ideas.

Amy said...

Another awesome DT day- love all of the projects!! Thanks for the fun challenge :)Amy

Mickey's Craft World said...



Lana said...

Love the projects and the freebies!!

Rae Ann said...

The Design Team did a great job. Lots of inspiration. Thanks again for the downloads.
Rae Ann O.

bzyPTmom said...

Great projects, love the ice skates--brings back many memories!

Maria Matter said...

Wow, so many wonderful projects! love seeing all the tags!
Thanks for sharing all this inspiration!

kramer_buffy said...

oh ladies, these are gorgeous!

-- dalis

Heidi said...

I love all the projects! Fun and cute ideas! Thanks for the tag. I'm sure it will come in handy. :-)

lilred said...

Wow all these last minute gift ideas. Wonderful. Thanks Design Team you're all very talented. Thanks for the freebies!!

Scrappingmamma's Crafty Creations said...

oh my goodness what lovely design team projects. such inspiration~! Thank-you for sharing girls. I'm off to do some scrapping :-)
Happy Holidays & Happy scrapping friends

Nanette said...

Such beautiful work! I'd like to know how everyone finds the time to be so creative.

Thanks for the freebies!

LadybugCarrie said...

WOW! So many great projects today! The design team is awesome! And great freebies!

Anonymous said...

I love all these wonderful projects. Thanks for sharing and the chance to win.
Michelle C

Anonymous said...

What a remarkable collection of inspiration. Thank you for the wonderful freebies and the chance to win some great prizes.
drinckel at yahoo dot com

girlia said...

Great job DT. Loved this challenge it was fun.

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like all the creations. Wish some of the giveaways were the tags the DT made because I sure would like some of their tags.
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Entered my Christmas Nutcracker treat bag & tag I made for a friend that likes Nutcrackers. Glad I remembered to photo it before I delivered it today.
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

marg0006 said...

Thanks for the free files and a chance a all the great giveaways.

Dawn said...

So Much Cuteness. Ikept saying look at that, then next look at that on each project. Really like the We Whisk you a Merry Kiss-mas.

Moments by Marla said...

Love all of the fabulous projects the DT made for Day #14. Thank you so much for today's awesome freebies!!

Anna said...

Great projects and files. Thanks so much for all.
annadowdy at gmail dot com

Scrappin Dhilly said...

So many great holiday projects, thanks so much for the inspiration!

scrappindhilly at gmail dot com

Becca said...

I just love coming back here every day to see the cute work that is being shared!! Thank you so much for having this blog hop!


Wifey Cookie said...

Fantastic projects once again!
Happy holidays!


Anonymous said...

Thanks for your digid, love anything vintage..


GabyCreates.com said...

Thanks for all you share Melin!

cgl1539 said...

I love the vintage image, thank you so much.

Anonymous said...

Love the reindeer tag svg file. Thank you for sharing and have a wonderful holiday season!

Sheena said...

Awesome projects! The DT did a Great Job!! I hope to play along for the challenge.

Hugs, Sheena

Judy said...

Fabulous projects everyone.

AJ Scrapbooking and Cards said...

Great tags and cards. I have a tag in in mind after all these cute creations.

Rose said...

I love the whisk kiss-mas... my mother-law wants one for christmas,how cute is that great way to dress it up!Thanks for all the Great projects!

Bunnyfreak said...

Love the great gift wrapping ideas today.

paperscissorsink said...

Thanks for the freebies, I just posted a quick way to wrap up some hand sanitizers for a gift.

Princess Hilda said...

so many wonderful projects,Loved this challenge

Karen said...

All the projects are great! :)


Wandeezy said...

Woop Woop!! Thanks for sharing!!!!