Monday, June 23, 2014

Sparkle, Shimmer and Shine for Merry Monday

It's Merry Monday time.

And we're going to sparkle, shimmer and shine for joy!


Our sparkly Katie chose this  fun challenge!


Who doesn't like sparkle, shimmer or shine at Christmas?

I don't know if you can tell by the photo  but this star sparkles and shimmers.

I found this tutorial by Lee Conrey.

It combines Embossing Powder and Dazzling Diamonds.

Wow, what sparkle!

Now get  your sparkle on and have fun creating a Christmas card for


Thanks for the visit.

Enjoy!
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Card Recipe
Stamps: Christmas Star, Many Merry Messages (both retired)
Ink:  VersaMark, Encore Silver
Paper:  110# Solar White (Neena), Whisper White, Silver Foil 
Other:  Silver EP, Dazzling Details, Sequins

All supplies are Stampin' Up! unless otherwise noted


25 comments:

Irene said...

Hello Bonnie,

Your card is FABULOUs, I love the sparkle, embossing and brilliant layout. Off to take a peek at the tutorial.

luv
irene
xxxx

Benzi said...

Hi Bonnie....it's good to be back visiting your blog and seeing your smiling face.

Wow! What a beauty you made. It is sparkling all over. I love Dazzling Diamonds. I'm going to be unhappy when Christmas comes and I have no cards made. Well, guess I'll get started about August...no time yet.

laurie said...

Beautiful, I love that stamp!

Gibmiss said...

Hi Bonnie
Fabulous card....
Hugs Sylvie xx

Katie Melhus said...

What an awesome shining star you've created, Bonnie! :) I love this gorgeous CAS beauty!

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

So sparkly!!!! Beautiful card Bonnie!

Deanne :)

JD/ Jill said...

Very pretty...I really enjoy doing heat embossing so I hope I find time to do this challenge this week.

Hettie said...

This is gorgeous Bonnie and certainly shimmers and sparkles.
Hugs
xx

Karren said...

This is such a beautiful CAS card, Bonnie but has so much lovely sparkle and shine. Great job!

wienerhoneymooners said...

WOW, gorgeous shimmer and shine!!! Love the large star, so shimmery!!!!

Mrs A. said...

Razzl dazzle indeed . Yor star is gorgeous and like how it is just off the card. I haven't gothalf these ingredients so me thinks a big shopping spree is in order. Yep. I feel better already.! Hugs Mrs A.

Doris said...

Yes, it does sparkle! What a beautiful card!

Sue said...

Stunning card Bonnie!!! huggles Sue xx

Notes by Nina said...

I love your big beautiful star Bonnie, wonderful CAS card.

Kristie Goulet said...

LOVE this shiny, silver star, Bonnie! Perfect CAS card. Have a great week. xo

Brenda said...

This card certainly does sparkle, shimmer and shine Bonnie! It is a fabulous card, I love the embossing powder you used. Hugs, Brenda

Colleen Dietrich said...

Bet this really dazzles in real life! So hard to capture with a camera. This is an elegant card, Bonnie. :)

Susan said...

I'm in love with this card - love the silver and the sparkle and the simplicity of it!

Cynthia said...

Oh my but I love that star!! And the shimmer and sparkle too!! ;-)

Kathy Schweinfurth said...

WOW! Love the irredescent embossing! Your card is really amazing, Bonnie!

Erika Clark said...

Wow, I love that iridescent silver star! SO shiny!

MaryH said...

Wowsers, how did I miss this one? TFS the link to the tutorial...will definitely check it out. Love this sparkly star that has such dimension too. TFS & Hugs

JoAnn said...

This is beautiful. Love that sparkly star.

Greta said...

Love that star & so perfect for the challenge, Bonnie!

Susan Joyce said...

Love you star Bonnie, so sparkly with the technique you used. I wish I had bought it you have made some fabulous cards with this image.