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MFT Stamps | Vault Release Day 1

October 15, 2019

MFT Stamps | Vault Release Day 1

October 15, 2019

Hello! It’s time for the latest Vault Release from My Favorite Things! I absolutely love this monthly feature since it’s a time where MFT releases new and improved versions of previously retired stamps and dies.

Today, I have a project to share with you that features the popular BB Merry Christmoose Stamp Set. I just love this sweet little moose as he drinks his cup of hot cocoa (or coffee). My goal for my card today was to set up a cozy little wintery scene.

To start, I first trimmed a piece of Smooth White Card Stock to 4.25″ x 5.5″. I masked off a section for the floor and then blended it quickly with Walnut Stain Distress Ink. I then masked off the floor section once it was dry and then quickly blended an area for the sky with Distress Oxide Inks (Peacock Feathers, Cracked Pistachio, and Tumbled Glass). I then splattered this section lightly with water and then blotted it dry with a paper towel. To add the illusion of snow, I then splattered it again with diluted Opaque White Paint.

I stamped all of my images with Copic friendly Black Ink onto a sheet of Neenah Solar White 110lb Card Stock and colored them with Copics. I used the coordinating Merry Christmoose Die-namics to cut them out.

For my card background, I trimmed a piece of Kraft Card Stock for the back wall and then diecut a rectangular area for the window using the Window Die-namics. I then diecut a piece of white card stock with the Window Die-namics and adhered the white window frame and panels inside of the space that I had cut into the Kraft piece. To give the scene a more realistic look, I then trimmed a small strip of white card stock for the baseboard.

I then adhered all of my images to the front of my card. I used liquid adhesive for the items that I wanted to appear in the background and 3D Foam Adhesive Squares to the images that I wanted in the foreground to add dimension to my scene. Lastly, I heat embossed my sentiment with Fine Detail White Embossing Powder to some Black Licorice Card Stock. I trimmed this piece with my paper trimmer and then adhered it to the top right corner of my card.

Make sure to stop by the MFT Blog for more inspiration and to check out the other amazing products that are being released! Leave a comment there for a chance to win a $50 MFT Gift Voucher!

Thanks so much for dropping by! If you liked this card and want some more crafty inspiration, please feel free to check out my INSTAGRAM feed!

Have a wonderful day!

♥ Rachel

  • Barbara Rokke October 15, 2019 at 10:45 AM

    OMG – this little guy is so adorable!

    • rachelalvaradodesigns October 16, 2019 at 12:05 PM

      Thank you so much, Barbara! Birdie Brown makes the cutest stamp sets, doesn’t she?

  • Mary Ellen Guikema October 16, 2019 at 6:23 PM

    I bought this stamp set when it was originally released. I am so happy to see it in use again. Your scene is delightful.

    • rachelalvaradodesigns October 18, 2019 at 4:01 AM

      Thank you so much! I have always wanted this set, so I’m happy too that it’s back in use again! :0)

    Hello, I'm Rachel! Thanks so much for dropping by and welcome to my blog! I love creating and am excited to share with you my love for card making and paper crafting.


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