Keeping Christmas Inspirational Blog Hop - July

Good Morning Monday!

It's July 25th so that means a 
Keeping Christmas Inspirational Blog Hop!

Every month on the 25th we share Christmas cards to help spark some holiday creativity throughout the year, so that by
the time the Christmas holiday is here we have some cards or tags or gift card holders or bags all ready in our stash.

Since it is July, I decided to make some tropical Christmas cards.  I bought the most recent Stamp of Approval Collection, Tropically Yours, which was perfect for today.

Card Supplies, Card #1:
STAMPS: Flamingo - "Stand Tall" (Catherine Pooler Designs); Senitment -"Good Stuff Inside" (Catherine Pooler Designs). 
PAPER: White cardstock (Neenah Solar 110 lb); white glitter cardstock.
INK: Limoncello, Rockin' Red, Midnight (Catherine Pooler Inks); Zig Clean Color Real Brush.
EXTRAS: Twisted Sunburst Stencil (Catherine Poller Designs); Flamingo die "Stand Tall" (Catherine Pooler Designs); Santa Hat die (Impression Obsession); Clear Wink of Stella.

Card Supplies, Card #2
STAMPS: Aloha sentiment -"Tropically Yours" (Catherine Pooler Designs); Holiday sentiment - Winter Haven Collection (Catherine Pooler Designs); Palm trees and coconuts - "Fearless Pursuit" (Catherine Pooler Designs); Santa sleigh - Winter Haven Collection (Catherine Pooler Designs); Canvas Grunge Background (Catherine Poole Designs).
PAPER: White cardstock (Neenah Solar 110 lb).
INK: Over Coffee, Icing on the Cake, Midnight, Tiara, Tiki Torch, Mandarin Spice, Rockin' Red, Green Tea, Eucalyptus (Catherine Pooler Inks).
EXTRAS: Palm tree and coconut dies - Fearless Pursuit; Santa sleigh die - Winter Haven; Postage die -- All Catherine Pooler Designs; Stitched rectangle die (Lil' Inker Designs); Clear gems.

Now come and hop along with us and visit each team member's blog below for some festive holiday cheer and inspiration. 

Keeping Christmas Blessings!

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JoAnn said...

Cute tropical Christmas cards. Love the flamingo one. TFS

Kelly Lunceford said...

How cute are you?!?! I love the tropical Christmas theme!

Kim Heggins said...

These are just so much fun and so stinkin' clever! Love them both!

Bonnie said...

Two fun Christmas cards, Nance! Perfect for our Southern Hemisphere friends or those lucky enough to spend Christmas is the tropics!

Broni said...

I really love that we both went with a tropical holiday theme this month! Your cards are adorable!!

Loll said...

Two fantastic summer Christmas cards Nance!! Love your designs. Lots of bright colours and lots of fun! xx