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Tuesday, February 19, 2008

A little carried away..... & mojo24

I may have gotten a little carried away with the new chunky sprinkles from SUs occasions mini available March 1. I wanted to use my new set, big on spring but after making the card, I couldn't just leave my new glitter on the shelf again. So I pulled out a chipboard flower and went to town. Then I realized the flower was a bit larger than I wanted it to be. But boy is it sparkly!! I love the new mini sets because they are die cut, I was stampin in no time!!
Tip alert for thte chunky glitter: I think next time I use it I will cover the chipboard in craft ink so if any gliter falls off it will not be as noticeable.

I like it though and it worked out well since I needed to hold my little one half the time I was stamping .

Stamps: Big on spring Ink and card stock: basic gray, bashful blue, celery, whisper white Accessories: Bashful blue prints dsp, white gel pen, chunky sprinkls, chipboard flower, blue gingham ribbon, 1 3/8 circle punch, scallop punch, round tab punch and clear rhinestone brad. Techniques: paper piecing, criss cross card

Well I finally did a sketch challenge!!! Here's a link to the sketch.

It's hard to tell in the post because my layout softens the pictures but there are 2 flatback pearls on the moss taffetta ribbon. I also used my brand new cuttlebug on the pale plum layer. Boy is that fun and easy!! I embossed the flowers from loads of love in iridecent ice on the perfect plum layer.

Thanks for looking!

13 comments:

Glitter Monkey

There's no such thing as too much glitter! What a lovely vibrant card. I love it! Sorry I've not been around much but I now think that things have sorted themselves out and I can spend more time with my Sisters! Lol Lynn xx

Kathy

Wow, that's sparkly! I'm waiting on my glitter--my order isn't picking yet and I'm impatient!!!!!

Denise ~

These are both gorgeous! I love the baby set, super cute! Great glitter accents. I think I need to get me some chunky glitter!:) Great stamp set too, might need that as well! Thanks for sharing these! :)

Katie Skiff

Is it March 1st yet? I am ready for these fun new things!!

Teresa

Very cute Baby cards!

Stampin' Colleen

I love the sparkly baby card! I cannot wait until my glitter comes, tomorrow! The colors in the card are perfect!!!!

Cassie

I don't think it's possible to get carried away with glitter! Super cute!!

All Pink girl

Wow 2 beautiful cards ,great colours Dawnxx

Julee T. (Shadowcatcher)

Great projects! Bring on the sparkle!!! :)

Tami in OH

I haven't given much thought to this set from the new mini, but you are making me look twice --- VERY Pretty cards and you can't have too much bling! ;)

Stempelchaotin

Wow wonderful sparlly details on this cards. Gorgeous design. Love it.

Elaine

Love the sparkly flower! Uh oh, I think I might have to get this set now because I LOVE these cards!!!!

Lynn

They're both so cute! Really like the paper piecing on the baby card...nice job!