Friday, December 6, 2013

MCT 5 Days of Christmas - Day 5

Hello, and welcome to our "5" Days of Christmas!  This week we will be sharing lots of Christmas ideas, such as cards, layouts, home decor, 3D items, and whatever else comes to mind that will let YOU get your juices flowing for the holiday!  There will be a giveaway each day, and the winner will be announced the following day!  You will see the different prizes each day on Emma's blog HERE!  I hope we all inspire you this week!

Okay, I'm finishing off this week with a BIG project!  I decided to fill up each section of this 7 Gypsies Printers Tray with My Creative Time products.  It really was a blast to do!  I started by measuring each little section so I would know what size to cut my background paper.  For future reference, I put together a measurement guide that I will share with you at the end of this post.  All of the patterned papers I used are from Echo Park's Reflection Christmas, except for the light blue in the snow scenes which is from Echo Park's Winter Wishes.  There's an awful lot going on here, so I'm just going to let you know which products I used underneath each photo.

Balloons:  Stitched Party Dies
Cocoa Mug:  Do the Cocoa Motion

Ornaments:  Warm Holiday Fun
Brads:  Recollections Silver Screws from Michael's

Scalloped Stitched Rosette Dies
Scallop & Stitched Circle Dies
Sentiment & Present:  All Around Holiday

Flower Petal Dies
Stitched Restroom Peeps
Stitched Cocktail Party Dies

Classy Girl & Furbaby Dies
Classy Girl Accessories
Snowdrift:  Fun Stitched Edges
Ornaments:  Build a Banner Kit
Ornament Hangers:  Warm Holiday Fun

Banner:  Stitched Party Dies
Stocking:  Warm Holiday Fun
Coffee Cup:  Coffee Break
Stars:  Stitched Button Dies

Christmas Trees:  All Around Holiday
peace:  Lowercase Fun Dies

Holly Leaves:  From Our Family to Yours
Bell:  Warm Holiday Fun
Bow on Bell:  Stitched Party Dies
Boots:  Stitched Boot Dies

Snowmen:  All Around Holidays
Ticket:  Stitched Fun Ticket Dies & Holiday Tickets
Tie:  Here's Lookin' at You

And here are the measurements.  I hope you have gotten lots of inspiration from Emma and the rest of the design team this week!  Be sure to stop by Emma's blog if you haven't been there yet!

Products used on this project:


  1. I'm simpley in aw over this project! Absolutly amazing how you used a large variety of MCT dies and stamps and put them all together to make such a beautiful picture!

    Holiday hugs,

  2. I love this. You did an awsome job. TFS~hugs♥

  3. OMG Katie OMG!!!!! Your project is totally amazing I'm so in awe of what you c'mon am I ever at a loss for words? NOT!!
    I do believe you deserve the trophy for the most Miss Emma's goodies ever used on a single project. I am totally blown away by it. I love it to the moon and back. WOWZERS!!!
    YOU ROCKED IT!!!!!

  4. What a way to end this amazing week of inspiration Katie!! This is simply AWESOME!!! I just LOVE all the fun stamps and dies you used and how perfectly they fit within your box!!!
    Awesome project! Thanks for sharing today and all week!!!
    Have a GREAT Friday and weekend!

  5. This is!! You're projects have wowed me all week!!

  6. Wow this must have taken you some time but the results are gorgeous.

  7. love your shadow box :)

  8. Oh my! This is super cute and very well done! Thanks so much for the measurements!

    Thanks to you I just started taking the Hello There classes!

    Happy Holidays!


  9. Oh My Goodness Katie!!!! This is absolutely GORGEOUS!!! You used so many of the products. Love how you also included all the measurements. Thank you so much for should a gorgeous project.

  10. Katie, your project is just amazing. It is so beautiful and I can see how much work you put into it. Fantastic job! Thank you for all your inspiration.

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  11. Oh my GOODNESS!! What a fabulous creation!!! I Love Love Love everything you used!!! So very creative! :)

  12. This is AMAZING!!!!! WOW ;-) Thanks for sharing.

    Lillian (

  13. What a fabulous project and great way to showcase MCT products.
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

  14. Katie, Katie, Katie!

    This has got to be THE CUTEST Christmas decoration EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! How can I win one?! Absolutely UNBELIEVABLE,!! ;) I wish I could say that I'm running off to make one, but even if I had time (which I don't; I'm running off to pick up the kiddos in twelve short minutes!) I don't have all of the supplies...and I'm one of Emma's BIGGEST FANS (I own so many of her WONDERFUL products, I'm running out of places to put it! ;)

    I am just in awe!!!!!!

    Thank you sooooo very much for sharing your time & talent with us these 5 enjoyable days!

    Crafty hugs,

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  15. So pretty! I loved how you used all the MCT products, so much detail and super cute, very creative:)

    Peace, Love, & Cricut Hugs!
    Monica L.

    moni023 at yahoo dot com

  16. Work of art - that's what this is - a stunning, gorgeous, amazing Work. Of. Art. Wow!

  17. Very, very clever project a great modern home decoder project have a safe and happy holiday season

  18. This is SO amazing Katie! You did a fabulous job on this and it is such a great gift idea or even a beautiful home decor piece for yourself! I love all the fun MCT product you used to! Your work was amazing and so inspiring:) Love it all!
    Sherrie K

  19. Oh my! I love how you fit so many products into this beautiful printers tray. It looks so beautiful! Each section could be a card. Great job!
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  20. Wow! What a project. So cool as to how you incorporated so many MCT products.
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  21. Awesome, awesome awesome. Each little window is so delightful. You really put the dies and stamps to great use. Very creative. tfs
    hugs, Debi

  22. ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! I love how you did each window box and love all of the amazing MCT products you used!

  23. What a spectacular holiday home decor display. Love how you showcased so many of Emma's products.

  24. OMG! That is the most amazing project I think I've ever seen! What a beautiful way to showcase all of Emma's dies!
    Thanks for a wonderful week of inspiration.

  25. WOW Kathie! this is absolutely amazing! you did a fantastic job creating this tray!
    Have a wonderful weekend!
    Liz O.

  26. what a fantastic project. you used such a variety of Emma's dies for this tray
    upnurse at aol dot com

  27. Just absolutely amazing Katie! Thanks for sharing your creativity!

  28. WOW, WOW and more WOW!!! Amazing project. I love all the different elements you used from Emma's products to put this together. So much to take in when you look at it. Really fun project!

  29. This is absolutely Gorgeous! I Love, Love, Love IT!

  30. can tell you put a lot of work into your project!! So adorable:)

  31. Amazing. Love all the details.


  32. You have managed to incorporate sooo many of MCT's products into one project. That's what I call....WORKIN IT!!! ROCKED!! Thank you sooo much for all the inspiration and super ideas. Hugz:) Taylor

  33. Fabulous!!

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  34. OMG this is wonderful. All of your detail showcases the products in a big way. Wonderful decor for Christmas.

  35. Wow Katie this is awesome. I love all of MCT prodcuts you used. Simply beautiful!!!

  36. Holy Toledo! Talk about saving the BEST for last, Katie! This is fab, fab, fab! There's so much I LOVE about this project, I don't even know where to begin. Thanks for including the measurements, now I feel like even I could attempt this project. Great job!

  37. Katie, Katie, Katie ~ where do I begin to find the RIGHT words for this tray?? GORGEOUS, AMAZING, BEAUTIFUL, FUN, FABULOUS... yes I could go on and on! I think this turned out AMAZING! I want this!!! Yes I could make one but heck yours is done already! LOL!! I will be stalking my mailman! Seriously LOVE your project!

  38. Wow, this is absolutely AMAZING, Katie! LOVE IT! Love how you used so many of Emma's products and they just blend together so well!

  39. OMG!!! I absolutely love your tray!!!!!

  40. OMGosh, OMGosh, I am so in love with this printer's tray! You did a fabulous job with it Miss Katie! All of Miss Emma's products works so perfect-yes this is just fabulous!
    bsl60 at embarqmail dot com

  41. Wow, that is really beautiful, I think It will be a great Christmas Gift, thanks for sharing.

  42. This piece could be called EVERYTHING EMMA just the cutest. What a great idea for decorating. Thanks for sharing

  43. Amazing, such detail, gr8t job!

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  44. What a wonderful project. Time well spent.


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