Pretty Poinsettia Petals Slimline – Pals Blog Hop

Hello, welcome to the Stampin’ Pretty Pals’ Blog Hop! This month our Design Team’s theme is “Pile It On” – showcasing their card/project with layers of DSP and/or embellishments for any occasion. We hope you enjoy and will be inspired by them! Don’t forget to leave comments! We love hearing from you. At the end of my post, you will find the full line-up to help you “hop” along from Pal to Pal.

Stampin Up Poinsettia Petals Christmas Card Idea -Rosanne Mulhern

I’ve decided that the Poinsettia Petals bundle is my absolute favorite from the August-December 2020 catalog.  I’ve been creating with it non-stop over the past week and still have many more ideas.  One reason is that I love winter flowers like Poinsettias, Amaryllis, Christmas cactus and Paperwhites.  When it comes to Poinsettias, I’m drawn to the lighter colored rather than the traditional reds.  My pink-toned paper poinsettias on this card are a testament to that.

Stampin Up Poinsettia Petals Christmas Card Idea - Rosanne Mulhern

The poinsettias and berry sprigs were cut from shimmery white paper. I lightly sponged the poinsettias with Petal Pink ink.  The leaves are cut from Soft Sea Foam card stock.

Stampin Up Poinsettia Petals Christmas Card Idea- Rosanne Mulhern

For the flower centers, I cut a die from the Poinsettia dies and added rhinestones .  This really added to the richness of the card.  I’ll be adding these to other poinsettias I create.

Stampin Up Poinsettia Petals Christmas Card Ideas - Rosanne MulhernI combined two sentiment stamps from the Poinsettia Petals stamp set to create the inside sentiment. 

Stampin Up Poinsettia Petals Christmas Card Idea -Rosanne Mulhern


  • Whisper White card base:    8 1/2″ x 3 3/4″
  • Silver card stock (non-SU):  8 3/8″ x 3 5/8″ (cut 2 – 1 for inside)
  • Petal Pink card stock:            8 1/8″ x 3 3/8″ (cut 2 – 1 for inside)
  • Peony Garden DSP                 7 7/8″ x 3 1/8″
  • Whisper White card stock:   7 7/8″ x 3 1/8″ (inside)
  • Whisper White card stock:   1″ x 5″ (sentiment flag)More inspiration awaits!

Use the Blog Hop Line-up below to visit the rest of this month’s Design Team. My fellow Pals are excited to show you what they’ve created! Mark your calendars for our next blog hop on December 9th when our theme is “Goodbye September Mini Catalog and Hello January Mini Catalog.” Participants showcase their favorites from the retiring holiday catalog or new products from the new mini catalog. Don’t miss the fun! Until then, please stay safe and have fun in your craft space.

Stampin’ Pretty Pals Blog Hop Line-Up


  1. Mary Fish at Stampin’ Pretty
  2. Lori Pinto at LollyPop Paper and Ink
  3. Beth McCullough at Stamping Mom
  4. Debbie Crowley at expressively deb…
  5. Stesha Bloodhart at Stampin’ Hoot!
  6. Su Mohr at Aromas And Art
  7. Tricia Chuba at ButterDish Designs
  8. Karen Hallam at Karen’s Stamping Habit
  9. Rae Harper Burnet at Wild West Paper Arts
  10. Peggy Noe at Pretty Paper Cards
  11. Lisa Ann Bernard at Queen B Creations
  12. Sue Jackson at Just Peachy Stamping
  13. Jeanie Stark at Just Stampin’
  14. Debbie Mageed at Secrets to Stamping
  15. Wendy Klein at Doggone Delightful Stampin’
  16. Jackie Beers at Blue Line Stamping
  17. Pamela Sadler at Stampin Pink Rose
  18. Rosanne Mulhern at Heartfelt Stamping
  19. Melissa Seplowitz at The Stamping Ninja
  20. Jennifer Michalski at Stamping Serenity
  21. Deb Walker at Deb Stamps Life
  22. Lori Webb at Clever Copies

Take care and have a wonderful Wednesday,





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  1. WOW! Gorgeous card (as always)!!! Love your color choices and I have to agree with you…the Poinsettia Bundle is one of my favorites too! We do have the same taste!

  2. Absolutely beautiful! I will have to try these colors.

  3. Fabulous card Rosanne!!!

  4. Lovely soft colors, Rosanne! And your layering is perfection. I never thought to put rhinestones in the center of that die – genius! I’m going to do that on my next poinsettia card! TFS!

  5. Beautiful work here! Always a pleasure to see how others put their own stamp on life!

  6. The muted colors are so pretty against the silver CS and pastel DSp. I love it!

  7. Rosanne, love the soft colors and mix of layers. This is beautiful!

  8. Such a lovely card Love everything about it

  9. Wonderful card Rosanne! Love the change of colors and all those luscious layers. Easily changed for birthdays in December or a wonderful New Year card. Just beautiful.

  10. What a stunning design! I adore the unexpected choice of DSP and the slimline layout. LOVE LOVE LOVE!

  11. Rosanne – I always love your cards……you really knocked it out of the park with this one! It is so elegant, in an understated sort of way. Classy……gorgeous…….colors are perfect together. Thank you do much for your inspiration, always.

  12. So beautiful!!

  13. This card makes my heart sing! Your GORGEOUS slimline card shows off your impressive design and creative paper crafting talents! TFS so many beautiful photos, too!

  14. This card is so gorgeous Roseanne, I want to make it!!

  15. Gorgeous, Rosanne! I love everything about it!

  16. Rosanne, this card is simply stunning! I absolutely love and must try making those poinsettias. Love it all!!

  17. So absolutely gorgeous! I might just have to get a pack of this DSP for Christmas cards. You’ve sold me on it!

  18. Love the colors and composition, thank you for sharing.

  19. Wow Roseanne. That is one GORGEOUS slimline!!! It is so soft and you did a beautiful job!!

  20. Absolutely stunning, Roseanne!

  21. Roseanne,

    This is my favorite of the entire hop. Soft coloring and non-traditional holiday colors are magic!

  22. oh my gosh, that’s amazing! So pretty!

  23. Just gorgeous!! Probably the prettiest pink poinsettias I’ve seen!! TFS!

  24. This card is absolutely gorgeous. Thank you for sharing. ❤️❤️ I love it

  25. WOW!! This is stunning!

  26. Dicta Schoenfelder

    What a beautiful card. Live the detailing

  27. Rosanne

    Just wondering what color CS you used to cut the Ornate rectangle for front of the card. Not sure that was mentioned in your descriptions and measurements. If I missed it I am sorry!
    I love this card and want to CASE it with things I have like what you’ve used.
    Thanks for sharing your beautiful creativity!

    • Nancy, I used a non-SU silver card stock that I purchased at Michaels. I think any kind of metallic would look good. You could also use an embossing folder on a piece of gray card stock for a bit of texture.

  28. Holy cow, I think I’ve found my favorite Christmas card of all time. Those colors are incredible! Thank you for sharing your talent.

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