Sunday, December 1, 2013

Updating for Silhouette • A Chevron Christmas Card

Back in 2005, well before I was blogging, and long before I owned a Silhouette Cutting Machine, I designed a Christmas card based on the tree with a chevron pattern.  Each card involved lots of careful cutting and I made 70 of them by hand. Over the years numerous people have contacted me through this blog to get the pattern for this card.  Today, I finally adapted it to Silhouette and have just uploaded it to the online store.  It should be available here in a day or two for download.

The new silhouette cut design is on the left and the original from 2005 is on the right.  I hope to be adapting other designs of mine to this wonderful cutting tool. If you need ideas for handmade cards take a look through my 30 years of handcrafted designs pictured here. And here are links to a variety of other posts about my handmade cards.

©2013 Ashbee Design, Marji Roy

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  1. This is BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!! You did a great job and I think I am going to have to add it to my silhouette file collection!!!!
    I'd love it if you linked up with our party this week!

  2. This is so beautiful….and what a patient person you must be to cut 70 of these by hand.