25 Days 2012 ~ Day 5!

Welcome to Day Five of our 3rd Annual 25 Days of Christmas and Year 'Round Crafting Showcase! (Click on the highlighted day to check out the fantastic projects our Designer's created on Day 1Day 2Day 3 and Day 4.)

We are so thrilled you have joined us! We have 25+ designers who are featuring a variety of projects that will include a little something for EVERY type of Paper Crafter:

~ Cricut Cartridges;
~ Electronic Die Cutting Files (SVG type --using Pazzles, Silhouette, Gazelle, Cameo, etc.);
~ Digital Stamps with coloring (Using Copics, digital and other coloring mediums);
~ Stamping and Inking; and
~ Traditional dies, punches and all the other tools we love!

Our Design Team members have been as busy as Santa's elves . . . so PLEASE take the time to visit their blogs and leave them a quick little note of holiday cheer and love! 

Each day our Designers were given a “theme” to work with, so each of the 25 days will be different.  We will also have a daily FREE Cutting File and a daily FREE Digital Stamp-Printable along with some FREE Royalty-Free Vintage Graphics. 

Today's theme is:

Ooh!  Wait until you see the sweet treats our Designers have created for you to feast upon!  You can almost smell the gingerbread baking!

Cricut cartridge used:  Sweet Tooth Boxes
PCW File used:  Today's free digi stamp (see below)

PCW File used:  Today's free vintage graphic (see below)

PCW File used:  Today's free cutting file (see below)

PCW Cutting Files used:  Bear Baking Set and today's freebie (see below)

Cricut cartridges used:  Birthday Cakes and Gingerbread

Cricut cartridges used:  Everyday Paper Dolls and Gingerbread

Cricut cartridges used:  My Community and Stretch Your Imagination

Cricut cartridge used:  Create-A-Critter 2

Cricut cartridge used:  Elegant Edges

Cricut cartridge used:  My Community

Cricut Cartridges Used: Stretch Your Imagination and Doodletype

Baked With Love Layout
PCW File Used: Baked With Love Title and Ginger Kids Cutting File Set (Coming soon)

Ginger Kid Box
PCW File Used: Ginger Kid Treat Box Cutting File

As mentioned above, we will be giving away FREE digital die cutting files, digital printables and vintage graphics. Please note: Each day we will have new files. Be sure to stop by each day as they will be free one day onlyPlease also note, the free files will have a price listed by them, but when you add them to your cart to check out, they will be free during the day they are posted only. These files have been generously donated by PaperCraftingWorld.com. 

Also, be sure to take advantage of the great 50% off sale on all downloadable files through December!

Free Gingerbread Border Cutting File

Free Gingerbread Cookie Digi Stamp

Free Tea Pot Vintage Printable

Here are just some of the prizes we will be sharing with you!

~ Quick Quotes Prize Pack
~ The Twinery: Twine
~ PaperCraftingWorld.com: Gift Certificate
~ Page-Kits.com: Gift Certificate
~ Melinda Beltran: Close To My Heart Stamping Items
~ Miscellaneous Weekly Prizes

We will share details on all of these prizes as the days unfold. 

SO HOW ARE YOU ELIGIBLE TO WIN?!!!!  Be a follower of our blog AND leave a comment on any of our daily posts.   That's it, that's all we ask!!! Please only one comment per day.  ALSO join us on our Facebook Page and leave a comment telling us you did and that will be an extra chance to win! Pretty easy!

Thank you for joining us today. Be sure to come back tomorrow for some more great projects and our new FREEBIES!

~ Jen and the 25 Days Designers


  1. I thank you so much for the files.

    The link to the pitcher does not seem to be working.

  2. I mean the vintage tea pot. :-0

  3. Every day I am just so amazed at all the different wonderful projects each of you come up with! Fabulous ladies!

  4. Thanks so much for the great freebies, I am a long-time follower of your blog and I look forward to your Christmas posts each year.

    Oh, and fyi, the link to the beautiful vintage teapot is not working.

  5. another great set of projects, wonderful like usual. thanks again for the great freebies.

  6. Thanks for the gingerbread. The teapot link if broken.

  7. Thank you for the lovely freebies. The link for the teapot is not working.

  8. I am trying to download the Vintage Teapot and it is saying:
    Sorry, the page you were looking for in this blog does not exist.

  9. Oh ladies, your talented continues to be showcased beautifully. I love the variety that you are sharing - it just makes me wish there was more time to continue with holiday projects.

  10. Good morning and thanks for stopping by! We have being having some issues with Blogger this morning. The Vintage Printable is now available!

    ~ Jen and the Design Team

  11. All of these projects are amazing - such creativity and thanks for the 25 days of yummies and freebies!

  12. Oh wow Melinda, what brilliant projects and once again such great files. Thank you so much for your generosity.

    Michelle xx

  13. More great projects from DT. The files are super cute also. TFS!

  14. Love the tea pot and gingerbread themed projects--just wonderful! Thanks for the cool freebies.

  15. Fantastic projects once again! Thanks for the freebies!

  16. Wow! Such wonderful freebies!!! :) THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!! I am off to check out your files...you can't beat 50% off!

    Thank you,

    partridgelu at yahoo dot com

  17. What is not to like when the title contains "ginger"

  18. Thanks again for the freebies and the beautiful projects.

  19. Wonderfull the teapot,thank you so much for the freebies!

  20. What wonderful projects once again- inspiration for me to get started on my Christmas baking.

  21. Cute, Cute, Cute!!! Now that you've made me hungry I'm off to find some cookies. :)

  22. Thanks so much for sharing.

  23. Thank you for these Christmas goodies. The vintage teapot is beautiful.
    Rae Ann O.

  24. As usual, amazing projects :)
    Thank you for the freebies :)

  25. Thanks again. Got the lovely tea pot.

  26. Todays art is wonderful. Love them. TFS

  27. I love todays graphics. I was thinking the sweet holidays circle would be a perfect tag to add to my daughters teachers gift.

  28. Melin~
    Another great Christmas Season with all your great freebies.
    Thanks so much! Love them all

  29. Thank you!!! The projects completed by you and the DT are as always fabulous!!!

  30. Those gingerbread cookies box is so cute!! Love those smiling faces. I downloaded the tea pot - so pretty! Thanks for all the freebies and the chance to win!


    Carmen L

  31. I have tried to get todays freebie but it wants to charge me for it. I have been able to get the others and came home tonight and I cannot now. Please contact me at tabou@tbaytel.net Thanks

  32. Wow, I just love the 3d gingerbread basket. It is so, so cute.

    marg0006 at verizon dot net


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