Thursday, December 22, 2011

Day 23: The stockings were hung by the chimney with care . . .

. . . in hope that St. Nicholas would soon be there!!  Welcome to Day 23 of the 25 Days of Christmas Crafting Showcase!  We are nearing the big day and the end of our showcase.  We hope you have enjoyed seeing our projects as much as we did creating them!  Our theme today is stockings, nutcrackers and gifts . . .

Nita created these cute cards for her nieces and nephews using the
Cricut Winter Frolic cartridge.  Visit her blog for all the details!

Mindy decorated this gift bag for her niece using the Santa's Village Cricut Imagine cartridge.  Check out her blog for all the details on this adorable bag!

 Heather created this adorable card using the Christmas Bunny cutting file
(also available as a digital stamp) from
 Visit her blog for more details!

Evelyn imported one of's digital stamps into her
SCAL program (with permission, of course) and created these cute teddy bear
stocking cards.  Visit her blog for more details.

Melin created this stocking gift card holder with her Pazzles Inspiration and some cutting files from 

Here is a close up of the little bear and gift card holder. The lettering is from the Hello Kitty Font Cartridge. 

Melin created this layout with her Pazzles Inspiration and some cutting files from 

Here is a close up of the little mice: sleeping and waiting for the big day :) 

Melin created this layout with her Pazzles Inspiration and some cutting files from The lettering is from the Blackletter Cricut Cartridge.

Melin created this layout with her Pazzles Inspiration and some soon coming cutting files from

Melin created this layout with her Pazzles Inspiration and some soon coming cutting files from

Here is a close up of the little puppy dog in present cutting file from PCW.

Melin created this card using her QuicKutz Stocking die.

Lastly, Melin created this layout using her Cricut and some embossing folders.


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    DAY 23 Freebies

    Vintage Stocking Graphic

    Please click the "ADD TO CART" button.
    This link contains the non-watermarked printable versions.
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    Pre-Colored and Black & White with JPG and PNG formats
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    This link contains the zip folder with all available formats.
    It will not cost anything to download.

    Stocking Cutting File
    Please click the "ADD TO CART" button.
    This link contains the zip folder with all available formats.
    AI, DXF, EPS, GSD, KNK, MTC, SVG, SCAL2.0 and WPC.
    It will not cost anything to download.

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    Jessica said...

    What fabulous layouts, cards, and creations. So many wonderful Christmas songs come to mind while I glanced at the beauty. Merry Christmas to you all!

    Letillia said...

    I am loving the Digi for today Thank You so much!!


    Adrian said...

    Wow, great job everyone!

    Sheena said...

    Cute projects!! Great Job, DT!!! Merry Christmas everyone!

    Melissa said...

    These are adorable!

    Maria Matter said...

    oh I love all the stockings...these are wonderful projects!!
    Thank you!!

    Wandeezy said...

    Thanks for sharing these!!!!!

    Kathy Serrahn said...

    neat projects, thanks for the files

    Lana said...
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    Sandy said...

    wonderful freebies! Thanks for having all of us along for the 25 days! :)
    Happy Holidays to all! :)

    Anne said...

    Wonderful inspirations.. thanks for sharing..

    Leslie said...

    Thank you for all of your work to make the CHRISTmas Holidays for us more memorable! I KNOW this has to be a LOT of work and coordination for all of you, many months before now, THANK YOU! We appreciate it!

    Yvette said...

    I love all of today's projects. I have to say that my favorite one is the gift bag with the nutcracker.

    viveros at gmail dot com

    Carolyn said...

    The projects are all so, so cute. Hope you all have a wonderful Christmas.

    Dawn said...

    Simply Amazing. Each day every project has been so much fun to see. What a talented bunch of ladeis. :)

    bzyPTmom said...

    Great stocking projects! Thanks for the freebie!

    Sunshine HoneyBee said...

    Fun stocking creations with great freebies. Our stockings are hung.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

    Judy said...

    Fabulous creations!!

    Jamie said...

    great projects again thanks for sharing

    Rae Ann said...

    The cards are all so cute. I love the little critters in them
    Merry Christmas to all.
    Rae Ann O.

    Lisa R. said...

    Great projects!!! Thanks so much for your participation and inspiration! TFS joy4umetoo at hotmail dot com

    Glenda said...

    Great stocking projects! Beautiful layouts, Melin! Thanks again for all you do! Love the freebies!

    Trisha said...

    This has been such a nice "event!" Thank you so much!

    LANA F said...
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    LANA F said...

    Thank you very much for a very inspiring ideas!

    P.S. I was wondering of who are the winners of week two?

    Scrappin Dhilly said...

    Aww, such cute projects, I just love all of the projects, they are beautiful!

    Nanette said...

    Such cute projects! How do you find the time!!

    Moments by Marla said...

    Thank you for the great inspiration and today's freebies!!!

    Suzanne said...

    So many wonderful projects. You are all a great inspiration.

    Amy said...

    Very fun projects once again! THanks for the great inspiration over the last 25 days and for the great freebies! :)Amy

    Anna said...

    Another wonderful day of projects and files. Thank you so very much.

    Sarah said...

    These projects are ALL great!!!!!

    Marla said...

    very cute projects!!

    Becca said...

    I have had so much fun getting inspiration from everyones talented work!! Thanks so much for continuing this tradition!


    Wifey Cookie said...

    Fantastic projects! :)
    Merry Christmas! :)


    Cat said...

    Love the layouts! So cute.


    AJ Scrapbooking and Cards said...

    Love the cards and great layouts.

    marg0006 said...

    What great projects.