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Red and Gold Christmas Card Ideas

Don’t let the title of this post with the big ‘C’ word in it scare you off, I know Halloween hasn’t passed yet. But in card-maker and blogger world you just have to be on these things if you want to get all your projects done before the the big guy is on your roof top.

Today I have a special early Christmas present for you, a small batch of pretty handmade Christmas Card Ideas, made with some beautiful May Arts Ribbon! 

… and if you’ve been a really good girl at the end you can also grab the FREE Silhouette cut files for these fun Christmas Phrases! 

Handmade Christmas Card with FREE Silhouette Cut Files

I love the red and gold combination with a few hints of natural colors and elements.

Red and Gold Christmas cards plus FREE Christmas Phrase Silhouette Cut Files

The May Arts Ribbon tulle pairs perfectly and give a feminine pop!

Christmas card Ideas plus FREE Christmas Phrase Silhouette Cut Files

The burlap string in the card above is one of my favourite ribbons, so many uses.

Red and Gold Christmas cards plus FREE Christmas Phrase Silhouette Cut Files

I would typically use tulle for sewing so it was fun to put it to use on some Christmas cards.

Christmas card ideas plus FREE Silhouette Christmas phrase cut files

Get The FREE Christmas phrase cut files HERE 

FREE Silhouette Christmas Phrase Cut File

Leave a comment here and on the May Arts Ribbon blog for your chance to win 2 spools ribbons of your choice from their Christmas collection

Want more Christmas card ideas and Inspiration to kick of your holiday card making?

Hop along with the May Arts Design Team today and tomorrow

Tracy McLennon
Rhea Weigand
Mary Brockway
Mallika Kejriwal
Lalo IK
Karen Hanson

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  1. It is amazing how the tulle adds to the card and the cut files are great. Could these also be used on the Cricut?

  2. Heather Thompson says:

    These are great, love the use of the tulle.

  3. Beautiful cards! I love that burlap string and I love the idea of using tulle on cards!

  4. Wendy Leirmo says:

    love the ribbins and what you do with it

  5. The cards are beautiful. So bright and sparkly.
    Love the deer head
    thanks for sharing

  6. Love the tulle! Your cards are amazing! Thank you for sharing~

  7. Lovely cards. I like the use of the tulle behind some of your elements, it really does stand out. Thanks for sharing the ideas with us.

  8. Fabulous cards! Love May arts – have worked with them for many years through Coredinations and Love their products!

  9. Alicia Talbot says:

    I love the simplicity of your cards with the focus on the ribbon.

  10. Barbara H says:

    Pretty cards – may favorite is the hello card.

  11. I love your style! These are classic Christmas to me.

  12. Miriam Prantner says:

    Gorgeous cards! Love those cut files!

  13. Virginia – These are amazing! I love them.

    Girl, you’ve got talent.

  14. NWFlamingo says:

    Tulle on cards? What fun! I’ll bet Mr. Reindeer is feeling very special.

  15. Wow! I love your cards! The tulle and the burlap string really adds some special touches to them, too!

  16. Rita Navarre says:

    love the tulle on the cards!

  17. What great cards, some good ideas here. Thanks for the cut file.

  18. Melissa W. says:

    Such bright fun cards!

  19. Rosemary Bryson says:

    Wow stunning cards! Thx for sharing!

  20. sherry butcher says:

    Wonderful cards, love the style, the gold and red are perfect together. TFS.

  21. Great cards. I really like the use of the red tulle.

  22. TracyM #6773 says:

    DELIGHTFUL cards Virginia!!!
    LOVE the red & gold, LOVE the tulle, LOVE burlap string, LOVE the sparkle, LOVE the textures, LOVE them ALL!!!
    THANK YOU for sharing your creative Christmas inspiration and cut files too 🙂 I’ve pinned your cards for inspiration, hoping to add some tulle to my cards this year!!!

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