Santa Paws is Coming to Town

Inspired by a card swap, this fetive tag card sure brings the fun! I just love the sweet pup on the front and the designer series paper with all the lights on it!


Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.

Basic White Thick Cardstock Card Base: 8 ½ h” x 5 ½ w”, scored and folded on the long side at 4 ¼” h

Old Olive Cardstock: 2 ½” x 5 ¼”

Sweet Stockings Designer Series Paper:

  • 2” h x 5 ¼” w
  • scrap for tag

Jolly Felt: scrap for stocking

Red Velvet: scrap for stocking

Basic White Cardstock:

  • 4″ h x 5 1/4″ w (inside layer)
  • scrap for puppy
  • scrap for tag

Let’s Create

  1. Affix all stamps to Acrylic Blocks.
  2. Fold the Card Base in half using a Bone Folder to sharpen the crease.
  3. RUn Old Olive through Stampin’ Cut & Emboss machine with the Wintry 3D (pine needles) Embossing Folder.
  4. Adhere Old Olive panel to card base with Multipurpose Liquid Glue or Stampin’ Seal.
  5. Align and adhere 2” h x 5 ¼” w DSP to card base with Multipurpose Liquid Glue or Stampin’ Seal.
  6. Die-cut
    1. Large tag from 2” x 5 ¼” DSP
    2. Stocking from Red Velvet scrap
    3. Stocking trim and toe accents from Felt scraps
    4. Sentiment label from Basic White Cardstock scrap
  7. Stamp sentiment in Cherry Cobbler on Basic White Sentiment Label.
  8. Assemble stocking by gluing felt trim and felt toe to velvet stocking.
  9. Stamp puppy on scrap piece of Basic White Cardstock. Stamp hat on scrap. Color with Stampin’ Blends. Die cut with coordinating Sweet Stockings dies.
  10. Adhere tag on an angle to the card front with Multipurpose Liquid Glue or Stampin’ Seal.
  11. Adhere stocking with glue. Adhere puppy face with Stampin’ Dimensionals. Glue the Santa cap with a light touch of glue on the forehead.
  12. Adhere sentiment with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  13. Tie a nice bow from Pool Party Striped ribbon and adhere with Mini-Glue Dots.
  14. Sprinkle on some Decorative Matte Dots (optional).
  15. Stamp and decorate the inside and attach with Stampin’ Seal.
  16. Decorate your envelope.
  17. So cute! Who will you send it to?

Shopping List

Stamper’s Toolkit

You will also need adhesive, acrylic blocks, scissors and other basic PaperCrafting items from the Stamper’s Toolkit