Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Let It Snow

This is a 4 1/2"x6 1/4" card. I used red cardstock for the card base. I trimmed some patterned paper 1/8" smaller. The striped paper is 3"x4 3/8" and the green cardstock is 2 1/4"x4 3/8." I embossed the green cardstock with the D'vine Swirls embossing folder. I then added some limeade Martha Stewart glitter to the swirls. The snowflakes are from Winter Woodland, cut at 1 1/4" (for the white ones) using the real dial size feature. I covered them with diamond Stickles. I cut the pink snowflake from Winter Woodland as well. This one is cut at 1 1/2" and covered with bubble gum Martha Stewart glitter. I also used pop-dots to adhere it to the card for some more dimension.

I also finished the inside of the card. I cut some pink cardstock at 4 1/4"x6," then some green cardstock at 4"x5 3/4" and white cardstock at 3 3/4"x5 1/2." I used a Fiskars stamp for the sentiment and stamped it in pearlescent orchid ink by Tsukineko.

I made this for the following challenges:

  • The Friday Mashup: girly theme with your favorite technique (I love using embossing & glitter)

  • Cardabilities: sketch #43

  • 365 Cards: "Day 260" - add four things to your card (paper, glitter, white snowflakes, pink snowflake)


  1. Hi Paula, Love the glitzy glamour of your card. Thanks for sharing with our challenge this week.

    Kasey ~ in Oz
    Friday Mashup DT

  2. Your embossing and glitter work great for this Christmas card! Thanks for playing the Friday Mashup!!

  3. Love all the sparkle! Thanks for joining The Friday Mashup this week!

  4. I love the background paper you used, plus all the sparkle and texture on the main panel! Thanks for playing with us at the Mashup this week.

  5. This is a great Glitter card.. Sparkle is always perfect for Girly and Christmas! Love the colors you used that Pattern paper is cute. Thanks for joining us at the Friday Mashup.

  6. Wow- the embossing and glitter looks fabulous! What a great card for Christmas and all of the sparkle makes it so "girly"! Thanks for joining us at the Friday Mash Up!

  7. What a great card. Love the Christmas colors!

  8. this is lovely! thanks for playing with us at cardabilities!

  9. Wonderful card - I adore all the sparkles!