CTC 94: Candy Cane Lane

Published by under cards | Sep 04 2016

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This week the CTC crew are turning to pages 4 – 6 of the NEW Holiday Catalogue, where we find the sweet Candy Cane Lane suite of products. 

[Check out the entire suite in my online store here.]

This suite has papers, markers, washi tape and more, in the colours of Crumb Cake, Early Espresso, Real Red and White.

CTC 94: Candy Cane Lane


Candy Cane Lane

The project that caught my eye this week was the one on the bottom of page 4: the Quick & Easy seasonal tags.

CTC 94: Candy Cane Lane


I took a little bit of artistic license with my interpretation this week. I converted the Candy Cane Lane DSP tags to note cards and stepped them up by adding a few extra elements. I swapped the stamp set too.

And this is what I came up with:

CTC 94: Candy Cane Lane

The Layering Circle framelits came into their own in this project. I just adore those delicate scallop edges on some of the framelits, and the convenience of having so many different sizes in one pack.

To have a separate handheld punch in each of these sizes would cost hundreds of dollars! Thankfully we’ve now got the cost-effective and space-saving alternative of layering circle framelits.

CTC 94: Candy Cane Lane


CTC 94: Candy Cane Lane


CTC 94: Candy Cane Lane


The Candy Cane Lane papers feature cute little houses, delicate dots, little gingerbread, hearts, candy and more. A lovely Christmas paper if you want an alternative to the traditional reds and greens.



It’s now time to continue on to the hop. Next port of call is the lovely Rebecca. Click here to see what she has for us this week, or click on the buttons below.

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Happy stamping,

Simone Bartrum




8 responses so far

8 Responses to “CTC 94: Candy Cane Lane”

  1. Triciaon 04 Sep 2016 at 7:40 pm

    These are lovely, Simone. This DSP is so striking & you’ve used it perfectly to showcase just how awesome it is. Your set of cards would make a great gift.

  2. Debbie Speijerson 04 Sep 2016 at 7:45 pm

    Simone what great note cards, such a good idea if you need to make lots of cards at Christmas, I love those layering circle framelits!

  3. Julia Quinnon 04 Sep 2016 at 8:01 pm

    What a great project from the note tag idea. I love your CASE. And it shows off the DSP so well.

  4. Kristy Buckon 05 Sep 2016 at 11:43 am

    Great CASE this week Simone! Lovely to see the cute little tags made into a cool set of cards.

  5. Rebecca Son 08 Sep 2016 at 11:14 am

    Oh how lovely!! I love the layering circles framelits too, especially the tiny scallops.

  6. Liz Grosson 09 Sep 2016 at 7:52 pm

    Simone I love these! You have shown off the DSP so well, and your layering circles look so striking with that stamp set. Great CASE

  7. Kelly Kenton 11 Sep 2016 at 7:48 pm

    How inspired Simone to tranform tags to card – they are simple & elegant with the DSP singing out! Great card set! Kelly x

  8. Judy Mayon 12 Sep 2016 at 10:53 am

    Love your set of note cards, Simone. They really show off the DSP and I love the Merriest wishes greetings with it. Great CASE of the tags.

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