Foiling Die Cuts with Newton’s Nook Design

Hi! I am so happy you are stopping by today, as I have a cute Christmas card to share with you, featuring stamps and dies from Newton’s Nook Designs!

I recently received a laminator from a sweet friend of mine, and I just had to try doing some foiling techniques with my new machine! After some testing, I found a method that worked best for me, as I created this super pretty foiled Christmas tree using the brand new, Newton’s Nook Fox Hollow die set.


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I started off by taking a small piece of toner paper and laying some gold Deco Foil over top of the  paper. I carefully then sandwiched the foil and toner paper into a folded piece of baking parchment paper (used as my carrier sheet), and fed the sandwich into my laminator. Once the foiling was finished, I removed my foiled paper from the sandwich and die cut it using the tree die from Fox Hollow.

To create the rest of my card, I gold heat embossed my sentiment onto some vellum using the Holiday Wishes stamp set. My vellum is die cut using the My Favorite Things Cross-Stitched Rectangles Stax set and layered on top of a Simon Says Stamp Stitched Rectangles die, cut from white cardstock.


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I attached the foiled tree to my vellum and applied white Enamel Accents to create some snow. Sequins from the Pretty Pink Posh Christmas Classic sequin mix (both the 4mm and 6mm mixes, as well as some Sparkling Clear 4mm sequins, created some really cute Christmas ornaments.

Finally, some patterned papers and some ribbons “tied together” (pun intended!) the whole design.

I loved my foiled tree so much, that I knew the rest of the card needed to be a simple and clean-cut design, and I am very pleased with how it all worked out! I hope you too have enjoyed; thanks so much for stopping by!






If you are a fan of Newton’s Nook products, be sure to stop back starting November 11th, as we reveal the November Newton’s Nook Release!! With giveaways and lots of fabulous inspiration, you won’t want to miss it… Hope to see you then!



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Newton’s Nook Designs HOLIDAY WISHES Clear Stamp Set 20131003
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Simon Says Stamp STITCHED RECTANGLES Wafer Dies sssd111455 In Stitches
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My Favorite Things CROSS STITCH RECTANGLE STAX Die-Namics MFT652
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Pretty Pink Posh 4MM SPARKLING CLEAR Cupped Sequins


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Pretty Pink Posh CLASSIC CHRISTMAS 6mm Sequins
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Ranger Inkssentials GLOSSY ACCENTS Glue Dimensional Adhesive GAC17042
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Ranger ENAMEL ACCENTS Dimensional Glaze Inkssentials GAC27355
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ZIG Wink of Stella GLITTER GOLD Brush Tip Marker 025306
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Tsukineko Versamark EMBOSS INK PAD Watermark VM-001

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Ranger Embossing Powder PRINCESS GOLD EPJ37477
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Therm O Web GOLD Deco Foil Transfer Sheets iCraft 51025
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Neenah Classic Crest 110 LB SMOOTH SOLAR WHITE Paper Pack 25 Sheets
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Bazzill 40 LB VELLUM 8.5 x 11 White 25 Sheets
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WHITE FUN FOAM 12 Pack 118711 9 x 12



6 Responses

  1. Jen says:

    Such a gorgeous card! I love the shiny little tree with the sequins on it! So adorable!

  2. This card is absolutely beautiful! I love the gold tree.

  3. I have to be honest, I don’t own a laminator and I don’t understand the first thing about how to foil, but your card is lovely and I adore your work and Newton’s Nook products so I had to stop by and leave some love.

  4. Tatiana says:

    Gorgeous adorable card!!!

  5. Pam Sparks says:

    I love this! I just got a mini foiling machine. Curious about the toner paper though… are you buying it or making your own? I have a laser printer but haven’t read anywhere the process of making my own! Does it matter what cardstock you print on? : ) Thanks for sharing your darling tree! I can’t wait to foil some die cuts!

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