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Day 4 of 12 Days of Creepmas: With Dilly Beans

Greetings! Welcome to Day 4 of the Smeared & Smudged 12 Days of Creepmas. Yesterday, I should have posted a project for Dilly Beans, but I am so behind schedule, that I couldn't until today. But, it works out as I can use my project for Creepmas! This week's challenge over at Dilly Beans is "Non-Traditional Christmas Colors." Check out my tag.

I used Mimi's Candy Cane for my tag. As you can see....there's no red or green in sight. My tree used to be these hot pink and lime green. We've changed it up a bit over the years though.

I colored Mimi with my Spectrum Noir markers. My snowflake is a border punch from Martha Stewart. I used some Stickles to glitter them up. The sentiment is from Bombshell Stamps' Holiday Accessory set.

Thank you so much for all of the input for my wreath card. I loved Steph's idea to use the skull as holly. Maureen, the spider web punch is from Martha Stewart. She really has some of the best punches.

Please be sure to visit the rest of the Jolly Bloggers, all listed in my sidebar. Also,, please be sure to stop by the Dilly Beans challenge blog to see what the rest of my teamies came up with yesterday. Thanks for stopping by. Have a creeptastic day!


DonnaMundinger said…
Too cute! I seriously thought of holding back my DB DT card for Creepmas as well. LOL Love how you've converted her to the dark side. Fab black snowflake! xxD
I love your tag, great image and non traditional Christmas colours.
I adore this color combo! Love everything about it!
Wiola said…
Pretty tag with gorgeous colours. That snowflake is a great detail with the Stickles on it.
ionabunny said…
Gorgeous tag. Love the colours
Wendy said…
Very cute tag Alison. Love how you colored the Dilly Bean stamp. Mimi looks fabulous!
Emily Thubbron said…
Love the colors of this tag. They work so well together. Great image too.
Crafting Vicky said…
This is fabulous!!! Adore this tag and all the colors!
maureenjscott said…
Fabulous Dilly Beans tag Alison! love the colours!! I'm working on my entry for the challenge later today! thanks for the info re the Martha Stewart punch - I will be looking out for that! I did have a web border die but my cuttlebug didn't like it, i think a punch would be better! thanks for the info! mo xxx
Steph said…
Fun tag, love the non-traditional colors. Fab coloring and I love the snowflake too.
Unknown said…
I love this little image, Alison! Super awesome tag.


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