I finally pulled out the Fireside Trimmings Bundle (Fireside Trimmings stamp set and Fireside Dies) thinking I would make a Christmas card, but when I saw the pumpkins and the bat banner, I knew I had to go all Halloween with it. Except for a couple of touches of Cherry Cobbler (blood color?) the entire card is in black and grays. 

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Here’s what I made:

 

Fireside Trimmings Bundle Halloween card #stampcandy #handmadecards #stampinup

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Here’s what I did:

Cut and scored with my paper trimmer:

  • Basic Black card stock (CS) cut to 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″, then scored in half at 4-1/4″
  • Magic in This Night Designer Series Paper (DSP) layer cut to 5-1/8″ x 3-7/8″
  • Basic Black CS layer cut to 5-1/4″ x 4″
  • Basic Black CS layer cut to 5-3/8″ x 4-1/8″
  • Gray Granite CS cut to 5-1/4″ x 4″ for the inside of the card base

Stamped with the Fireside Trimmings stamp set:

  • fireplace and clock in Tuxedo Black Memento ink onto a scrap of Gray Granite CS
  • logs, twig, leaves, and vase in Tuxedo Black Memento ink onto a scrap of Basic Gray CS
  • wreath in Tuxedo Black Memento ink onto a scrap of Whisper White Thick CS
  • sentiment in Cherry Cobbler ink onto a scrap of Gray Granite CS

Cut using the Fireside Dies:

  • stamped sentiment, fireplace, clock, logs, trig, leaves, vase, and wreath
  • sentiment frame, bat banner, and rack for logs from a scrap of Basic Black CS

Colored using Stampin’ Blends Markers:

  • shadows and inside of the fireplace in Gray Granite
  • outer and inner edges of the wreath in Light Basic Black
  • bow on wreath in Cherry Cobbler
  • pumpkins in Basic Black
  • rim of clock in Gray Granite

Drew using a Basic Black Stampin’ Write Marker:

  • skull faces on the leaves of the wreath
  • on clock: hands pointing to midnight, dots around the face, and XII at the top

Assembled the card:

  • burnished the fold in the card base with a Bone Folder
  • fireplace, wreath, clock, leaves, twig, vase, sentiment and frame glued onto the DSP layer
  • banner, logs, and rack glued onto the fireplace
  • pumpkins glued over the fireplace and vase
  • DSP layer glued onto the smaller Basic Black CS layer
  • smaller Basic Black CS layer glued onto the larger Basic Black CS layer
  • larger Basic Black CS layer glued onto the front of the card base
  • Gray Granite CS glued onto the inside of the card base

 

Fireside Trimmings Bundle Halloween card #stampcandy #handmadecards #stampinup

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Here are today’s colors:

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Here’s what I used:

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Fireside Trimmings stamp set © Stampin' Up!

Fireside Trimmings Cling Stamp Set – 153458, Price $17.00

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