Saturday, October 3, 2015

Happy World Card Making Day! - 2 pm EDT - October Guest Designer





Happy World  Card Making Day!

I'm excited to welcome our October Guest Designer Jocelyn Olson to our little party today!  Jocelyn lives in South Dakota. You'll get the chance to learn more about her this coming Wednesday when she joins us for our very first Sketch Challenge in October.

This is the sixth of nine posts on this blog today (every two hours from 4 am EDT to 8 pm EDT) where the MFT Challenge & Inspiration Team and our October Guest Designer will share Christmas and holiday cards and tips. 

On each post, we'll be offering AWESOME prizes including My Favorite Things holiday favorites from the past as well as brand spanking new products from the October release that won't be available until next Tuesday. Yep, this is your chance for a sneak peek! Details for how you can get your to chance to win can be found later on in this post.

Here's some serious cuteness from Jocelyn!

Magic Sweaters Card by Jocelyn Olson WInter Wonderland stamp set and the Comfy Sweater and Blueprints 13 Die-namics #mftstamps #wcmd2015
I love how Jocelyn paired brand new stamps from the October release with the old favorite Comfy Sweater Die-namics. Sometimes I think we are too eager to just use the new, but Jocelyn's design reminds us to pull out last's years products and give them a new look!

While we are over here celebrating World Card Making Day, the My Favorite Things October release is hitting the Internet with full force at the My Favorite Things blog. Make sure to visit yesterday's post HERE and today's post HERE to see new products and the awesome projects created by the amazing My Favorite Things Design Team!


So here's the sixth prize of the day — one randomly selected winner will be chosen from the comments on this post to win the prize pictured below:

2 pm prize 

*not yet released* Trim the Tree stamp set and Die-namics 

 


You have until Monday, October 5 at noon EDT to leave your comment. All winners will be announced here on our Tuesday, October 6th, You've Been Spotted post.

We can't wait to see what you're creating so be sure to use #mftstamps and #WCMD2015 when posting your cards on Instagram and feel free to post in our My Favorite Things Facebook group or MFT Challenge & Inspiration Facebook group.




Happy World Card Making Day from My Favorite Things! See you at 4 pm EDT!

Susan R. Opel, Creative Ambassador for My Favorite Things

118 comments:

  1. I just love this card!! I still need to get this set and dies!

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  2. What an adorable christmas card.... nice way to use images on the cute sweater dies!

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  3. I LOVE this holiday release! Perfect for tags and all kinds of holiday doodads!
    Take Care!
    Michele

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  4. Great set! Thanks for the giveaway.

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  5. So fun! Loving the colors of your warm winter sweaters!

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  6. What a wonderful card! I love those little sweaters!

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  7. LOVE those sweaters!! A definite must have!

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  8. Love, love, love your holiday sweaters!!

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  9. Such an adorable card! Love those sweaters!

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  10. Cute card. I love the coloring. Thanks very much for a chance to win. Michelle t

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  11. I always loved the sweater dies.

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  12. Those sweater dies are so cute. I need to pull mine out.

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  13. Never would have thought to use these new stamps to make "Christmas" sweaters! Very cute!

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  14. Oh my goodness! Fun Christmas sweaters, what cute designs! Happy WCMD!

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  15. What a fun ugly sweater card...have a great WCD.

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  16. Its ugly sweater card... awesome.

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  17. I love the sweater card ...would make great party invites for this year or any year .... awesomeness

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  18. Love the sweaters! Great card.

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  19. The sweaters are SO cute for being SO ugly!! And the new Trim the Tree set is charming!

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  20. It's always nice to see the older stuff used in fun ways and with the newer products.

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  21. It is a sweater kind of day here. Super cute card.

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  22. Christmas Sweaters! Lol! Cute card!

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  23. Such fun Christmas sweaters ... love them, they're so cute! Anita :)

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  24. Love the inspiration the designers share with us.

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  25. Adorable! Love the sweaters. And love this new set.

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  26. I really love the color combos on the sweaters. Adorable card!!

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  27. Love the Christmas sweaters- how funny!

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  28. What an adorable card!! Very festive!

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  29. I certainly am guilty and need to give my older sets some serious love. Thanks for the tip. Love your card.

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  31. Beautiful Xmas tree and love that it has a matching die. Jocelyns sweaters are amazing!!!

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  32. Woohoo, so happy to see Jocelyn will be joining MFT this month, love her work!!

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  33. Simply Love it. Love the Sweater Idea of men and women

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  34. Such a cute and clever use of old and new mft goodies !

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  35. Ugly sweaters! Love them. No your creation is not ugly, its gorgeous!

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  36. Soooo Sweeeet..I just love Comfy Sweater dienamics.Thanks for the chance to win and Happy WCM day!

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  37. I just love your sweater card! Too funny.

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  38. Yea! Ugly Xmas sweaters! So cute.

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  39. Jocelyn, love your "ugly" sweaters! Great card!

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  40. I just love these ugly sweater stamps! A funny card is the best!

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  41. LOVE this card - I have a soft spot for ugly cute sweaters and this card hits the spot for me!

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  42. Your ugly sweaters are actually adorable! I love the layout of the card.

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  43. Adorable!! I love this card :)

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  44. The sweaters on the card ate so cute!!

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  45. The sweaters on the card ate so cute!!

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  46. I love your "ugly" Christmas sweaters!!! So cute.

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  47. I love the not-so-ugly sweaters! Such a clean and fun layout too.

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  48. I love "ugly" Christmas sweaters. I used to wear those kinds of sweaters when I was a teacher. Some of them are cute! I wish they all hadn't been declared "ugly!" Does that mean I have bad taste???

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  49. These "ugly sweaters" are the BEST! Super cute card!

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  50. Those sweaters are magical ... so many possibilities

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  51. what a fun set of festive stamps and die, love to win it!!

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  52. Love how sweet the card is.

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  53. Amazing card and I love the sweaters!!

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  54. Love that sentiment paired with the sweaters!

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  55. Love the idea of your custom Christmas sweaters...I can dream of many possibilities! Love the generous prize offered too!

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  56. Love the ugly christmas sweaters

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  57. Oh those sweaters are super cute! Beautiful card!

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  58. Christmas sweater fun indeed :)

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  59. I love how the sweaters are holding hands!!! Too cute :-)

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  60. Love love love those Christmas sweaters...may ugly sweaters always rule the holidays!

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  61. Adorable! I love the way Jocelyn used the sweater dies.

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  62. Cool card, I've always loved those sweater dies :)

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  63. First of all I LOVE the new stamp set and dies. Jocelyn's card is very cute I adore her little sweaters;)

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  64. Love the sweaters - this stamp set is still on my wish list, as is all the new release this month - just awesome.

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  65. I think the magic of the season wil never end. Great card with the different sweaters.
    Hugs Aartje

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  66. Love the ugly sweaters. I guess I don't have to debate anymore if I should get this die

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  67. I am inspired! I will have a "create your own ugly sweater" craft station at Thanksgiving and have everyone make an ornament for my Christmas tree (goes up the next day). Adding the sweater's to my wish list. How fun!

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  68. What a funny card! It truly captures the ugly sweater spirit.

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  69. My list is getting longer and longer for this release!

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  70. My list is getting longer and longer for this release!

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  71. So clever. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  72. I saw that you're giving away the sweater die in another giveaway today. If I won it, I was unsure how I would use it. Well, this is a great way!

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  73. Adorable!! Love the green and blue together!!!

    Deanne :)

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  74. & to think that I felt bad for not having an ugly sweater! Now I can design my own

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  75. Such a sweet card - love your colorful and fun sweaters.

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  76. So adorable!! I LOVE the sweaters!!

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  77. Cute sets! I love the coloring on the sweaters, so awesome!

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  78. Ugly Christmas sweaters are so much fun!

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  79. Love the card! The stamps and dies are so cute!

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  80. The prize is one of my favorite stamps and dies this release. Cute cards so far with them.

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  81. Jocelyn, what a delight to see you here! Love your work!

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  82. Adorbs! thanks for the chance to win

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  83. Very cute card! Love your use of color! Thanks for sharing!

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  84. Love these ugly sweaters christmas card !

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  85. Sweater weather and ugly sweater parties are just around the corner.

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  86. Such an awesome card love the colors and that sweater.

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  87. How fun is this card! Love the "ugly" (beautiful) sweaters.

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  88. Cute card; love the ugly sweaters!

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  89. Ugly sweaters are so fun! What a cute card!

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  90. The colors you chose makes them look so cozy.

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