Friday, December 15, 2023

Merry Christmas Country Elegance

 Our new challenge over at Cut It Up is 'Celebrate!'    

Inside of card
I've chosen to go with a shaped card front designed in Cricut Design Space!  Wondering how I created this in Cricut Design Space?  Check out the video below.

 Come show us how you "Celebrate" at Cut It Up; remember to include a die cut

Material List:

Digital Paper: Vectoria Designs Vintage Wood
Decosse's Dynamite Doodles 12 Months of Christmas
Inside Sentiment: Polkadoodles
Red Glitter Cardstock Bazzill
CTMH Gold Sequins
CTMH Cardstock
Adhesives: Fabri-Tac; ATG; Bearly Art Precision Art Glue
Merry Christmas die cut from CTMH Artiste
Cricut Design Space: Designed, Printed and Cut from CDS; Offset Feature
Cuts from Design Space: Shapes; Wreath from Joys of the Season
Cricut Standard Mat
Cricut Blade
Cricut Maker

This card is off to the following challenges: 

Krafty Chicks:  Christmas
Christmas BINGO:  Board Marked Below
The Holly and The Ivy:  AG Christmas
The Four Seasons:  AG Winter Inspired by greenery and wreath in insp photo
12 Months of Christmas:  AG Winter Holiday Card
Crafty Calendar:  Christmas Themed
613 Avenue Create:  AG with Twist ~ Any Winter Holiday
Place to Start:  AG w/opt twist New (New digi paper from Vectoria Designs)
Dragonfly Dreams:  Christmas
Merry Little Christmas:  AG Christmas
My Time to Craft Christmas: Use item beginning with "S" ~  Sequins, Sentiment, and Sparkle 
Time Out:  Sparkly
Double Trouble:  Thing 1:  Use at least 1 Die cut
Crafty Gals Corner:  Tis the Season
As You Like It:  AG...Always fun to create a new project design in Cricut Design Space!  
CRAFT:  Christmas the Last Stretch

When you visit the Cut It Up blog, have fun viewing the DT projects. Then be sure to share your project with us ~ don't forget the die cut!

Thanks for stopping by!  Make yourself at home and feel free to peruse other posts/pages, leave a comment, and/or check out my Pinterest and YouTube Channel.     


  1. Lovely wreath shaped card, great presentation as usual; nice papers and nicely embellished.

  2. Wonderful farm-tastic card, Katrina!!! The plaid and barn siding behind/beside the wreath make a terrific trio!!! Thanks for sharing at FQGS! and I can also say thanks for Christmas Bingo and for MTTCC!! --Becca

  3. How pretty!! I love that the shape of the card follows the shape of your wreath! And the plaid paper peeking out behind those shaped corners is perfect!

  4. Nice interpretation of the sketch, CAS and very pretty. Thank you for sharing your card with us at Double Trouble. Happy Holiday Seasons!

  5. I love it. It’s gorgous Thanks for joining us at Dragonfly dreams

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    Girlz Creative Christmas 
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  6. What great background paper, and really love the way you cut the wreath border so the inside paper could peek through. Wonderful Christmas card! Thanks for sharing with us at Double Trouble.

  7. Absolutely BEAUTIFUL Katrina! Love your design ... gorgeous inside & out! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Four Seasons & Sisterhood of Crafters Challenges! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back again soon.

    Co-Owner … Can You Handle the Pressure, Double D, Four Seasons, Peace On Earth, Stencil Fun, Simply Clean & Simple, Two Old Bats, Triple B

  8. A fabulous shaped card and a beautiful wreath. Thanks for joining AYLI challenge. Elaine

  9. I really like this card and I love the wreath!!
    Thanks for stopping by A Place To Start !
    Hugz, Bettascrap DT

  10. So pretty - love the rustic feel! Thanks for sharing with us at Double Trouble :)

  11. Nicely done, great colors and the dies you used work so well on this card. Thanks for playing our challenge at Krafty Chicks Challenge this week, have a great day!

    Leanne DT Member/KCC

  12. Katrina... beautiful card! Thanks so much for joining and sharing at Time Out this week. Happy Holidays!

  13. I love the combination of wood and wreath. Very pretty.

  14. Thanks for sharing your process. I absolutely love your wonderful wreath and great card. Thanks so much for playing along with us at CRAFT Challenge! Happy Holidays, hope to see you again in 2024!

  15. This is gorgeous, Karina! Thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create. I hope we see you on the front porch again soon!

    Hugs, Em
    613 Avenue Create DT
    Creative Em my blog
    Creative Em on YouTube my Youtube channel

  16. What a gorgeous card!! Love the card shape and the pretty papers you used!!
    Have a wonderful day,

  17. Beautiful! Very nicely crafted! Thanks for sharing with us at A Place to Start!
    Chana Malkah, Owner

  18. Beautiful! Thank you for sharing with us at Four Seasons Challenge.

  19. A beautiful card.
    Thank you so much for entering our challenge this week at CRAFT Challenge looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Hugs Sheryl CRAFT DT xx

  20. that's so beautiful Katrina - I'm so impressed that you've incorporated everything from your chosen column! Thanks for playing along with us at Christmas BINGO challenge
    Deborah DT

  21. Lovely background work.. thank you so much for your lovely entry.. CRAFT GALORE ENCORE DT KOYEL ❤️

  22. Thank you for joining our challenge at
    FarmQuest Challenge blog
    I hope you’ll join us next time again.
    (DT member)