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Saturday, December 4, 2010

December 4

Day 4 of the Countdown to Christmas. Here is the matchbox I made:


This is the matchbox I received from Peace Schuyler:


I'm also doing a Christmas Song ATC swap. I LOVE Christmas music, and don't listen to only at Christmas time. One of my favorite songs is Perry Como's "There's No Place Like Home for the Holidays." I was inspired by this adorable paper from October Afternoon.


I cut the little houses from the paper and glued them to sheet music covered cardstock. Then I typed the song title on my old typewriter, cut it out, and glued it on. I used my Marvy Snow Marker to make "puffy" snow on all the rooftops, then added Diamond Stickles for sparkle.


I made an extra one for myself and added two eyelets at the top with a string to hang on my Christmas tree.

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11 Comments:

Blogger Francie...The Scented Cottage Studio said...

sweet matchboxes ! and I love your ATC's ...

:)

December 4, 2010 at 6:53 AM  
Blogger Sherry Edwards said...

I love all the matchboxes you made, the sweet little vintage images on the front are divine - great style! Your house ATCs are wonderful too - I think I'd have kept one back too. So very pretty!

December 4, 2010 at 12:02 PM  
Blogger Linda said...

I love both of the matchboxes you've shared today. Your little Santa's helpers are jsut adorable and Peace's Madonna and child is lovely. Your atc's are wonderful too!

December 4, 2010 at 3:06 PM  
Blogger Kristin said...

Each day is prettier than the next, I like the stripes on this one. Ad your ATC's are so CUTE! The little houses are adorable, I can't wait to get one!

December 4, 2010 at 4:40 PM  
Blogger Angela Weimer said...

Lovely matchboxes. Thanks for sharing and have a great day. Angela

December 4, 2010 at 5:13 PM  
Blogger Lyneen said...

Wonderful posts. Love the matchboxes!!!

December 4, 2010 at 6:15 PM  
Blogger Sunset97 said...

erica,

hi! oh, you know.... i like both of the matchboxes shown...and your ATC's too... :)

i got my post up now for the #4 matchbox i received...

have a good evening,

tracy

December 4, 2010 at 7:50 PM  
Blogger Julie Boeck said...

Great matchboxes! I am really enjoying seeing these each day! Those atcs are great! I love the added snow to the houses!

December 4, 2010 at 8:02 PM  
Blogger Linda said...

I love Peace's matchbox- so beautiful! Every one of yours are totally irresistable too! Your ATC's are gorgeous! Such a GREAT idea for an ATC swap! hmmm... have to keep that one in mind! Thanks for sharing!

December 5, 2010 at 5:04 AM  
Blogger marie said...

Very pretty ATCs!!
Where do you find your images? This makes four in a row that are absolutely adorable!!
: )

December 6, 2010 at 9:14 AM  
Blogger dianapena8 said...

OMG!
Those ATC's are Extremely CUTE! I'm so glad I am participating in this swap, now I only hope I get one of yours =D

December 6, 2010 at 3:30 PM  

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