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    12 Days of Christmas Matchbox Ornaments!

    Filed under Back in Stock, Collage Sheets, Gifts/Decorations, Giveaways, Laura Carson, Miniatures, Sale, Tutorials

    It feels too soon to be Thanksgiving week (yes, I know Nichola is rolling her eyes as Thanksgiving was weeks ago in Canada). But, yes, it is this week here (and I have already bought the extra cream and eggs for making pies). There’s won’t be a newsletter on Thursday, but there will be one on Friday (and new Christmas-y art also on Saturday and Sunday). But if you are feeling all fat and sassy after your Thanksgiving feast, there may be some early treats posted by late Wednesday night (hint: there’ll be a note on the home page).

    Speaking of treats, Laura Carson is back today with a follow-up set of matchbox ornaments to her Advent Calendar set AND a video tutorial that covers both sets!

    So sweet! And 12 ornaments seem a bit more manageable (though I think after you try 12, 25 won’t seem so daunting).

    Laura’s new Mini 12 Days of Christmas Collage Sheet (shown at right) give you pretty much everything you’ll need for decorating the body of the 12 ornaments. You’ll need the matchboxes, of course, and some background paper (Laura used papers from the Yuletide Carol Scrapbook Paper Set (note: there are 6 sheets in that set, so a lot of options) and the sheet music designs on the back side of the new Christmas Melody Scrapbook Paper). And the tassels and new Round 12 Days of Christmas Number Charms Set hanging from the bottom look great!

    See more photos (and a video tutorial!) on Laura’s blog post.

    Here’s Laura’s Supply List, too… And another photo is down in the Giveaway section… plus me babbling some more about this lovely set (I haven’t even talked about the Gold Dresden, yet)!

    New & Back in Stock Products!

    Wow… been waiting quite a while for those 3 back in stock goodies… and those cookies sheets are just in time for tiny holiday baking scenes!


    FLASH SALE! This is a 40% off sale on everything with SANTA in the name! Note: only cardstock & digital versions of collage sheets are included in this sale, but note that the sale includes things beside collage sheets, too!

    I constrained this to a small group (22 items… ok, kinda small) as there are so many Christmas options, including the 4 highlights below.

    The sale ends at midnight TONIGHT, Sunday, November 18th.

    Click: SANTA SALE to see everything!

    Hooray for the 12 Days of Christmas Matchbox Ornaments Giveaway!

    EVERYTHING in Laura’s 12 Days of Christmas Matchbox Ornaments Supply List is included in today’s Giveaway!

    Not only that, I’m going to include multiples of the tassels AND matchboxes, so you could recreate the full set of 12 ornaments!

    Ahem, yes: Gold Dresden! Laura mainly used the Gold Dresden Christmas Trees, but I also like the look of the Gold Dresden Myrtle Leaves used on the 12th ornament. You’ll get both options (and 3 sets of trees, as they come in sets of 4).

    Just click on this Supply List link for photos and links to everything in Laura’s artwork, which are also all included in the Giveaway!

    To enter the 12 Days of Christmas Matchbox Ornaments Giveaway drawing all you have to do is leave a comment BELOW on this blog post TODAY or TOMORROW (the deadline is 11:59 pm PST, Monday Night, November 19, 2018).

    Don’t forget to leave your (hello!) correct email address, too, so I can contact the winner; your email address does not need to be made public. Note: I’m offering free shipping, too, but only within the USA. International shipping will still apply.

    Please be patient! Spammers try to post crap here a lot so comments are moderated. So if you don’t see your post in the comments section, be patient and check back in a few hours before re-posting it, please!

    After midnight, I’ll randomly pick the winner (via Random.org).

    But there will be just one lucky winner… so I’d hedge my bets and do a bit of shopping!

    Hey, who won the Special Delivery Matchbox Giveaway from Thursday’s newsletter? That would be Sharon Bolmey! Congrats! Check your email for info.

    Posted by Leslie, November 18th, 2018

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