If you are not going to color an image, I think it often looks nice stamped in navy blue. I used distress ink, then spritzed the stamp very lightly with water and stamped onto regular ivory cardstock.
This one will probably get duplicated with different bows and papers.
Stampendous Fireside Ivy Stamp
Distress ink Chipped Sapphire
My Mind's Eye Signature Christmas Paper
Bow and twine from my stash
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