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Saturday, August 28, 2010

Star Bright

Hello and welcome . Hope that you have had a wonderful day .
Not long now , only 4 more sleeps till Michelle and Luke are here .
Today I have added a Christmas card to my numbers in Robyn's challenge to make 50 by the 1st December.
Here I have used embossing on Whisper White layer then cut aperture with Nestabilities, adding red gingham ribbon and bow  before adhering to Real Red card base. I used a Sizzix ' Corner Design' and my Big Shot to create a swirl for confetti stars , adding some glitter to it as well. I also cut a nestabilities centre piece in red dsp adding a punched white circle for the sentiment from set Short and Sweet, inked in Real Red.
I reckon I have had those Star confetti pieces for 8 or so YEARS ! I never throw any thing away.

Tomorrow I am taking the cue from a girl friend of mine , Kay, who did this a couple of days ago . My craft ladies and I will put all my scrap card a dsp pieces on the table with the Big Shot and all my punches . And for 2 1/2 hours we will punch , emboss and  diecut as much as we can to make up  many bags of card toppers . Some of these we will share and some  I will  give to Michelle and others will go to the Church trading table  on Tuesday.
                                                 Hope that you all have a quiet family Sunday tomorrow
                                              Catch you again soon , cheers Shirley-Anne

5 comments:

Rose Petal said...

Hello Shirley-Anne. This is so beautiful. Love the embossing, and the centrepiece is so eye-catching. The finishing touches are just so perfect. Have a lovely weekend. Happy crafting.
Love Sandra xx

Lisa Jane said...

oh wow this is one of my favourites .. i love the embossing
Lisa ;)

Sue W said...

This is lovely Shirley Anne Love how you used your Spellbinders. Great idea to play with scraps - Dont forget to post some pics!!!

Annmaree said...

I realy need to join that challenge, cos I need christmas cards to send all over too!

This is great!!!

Monica said...

Love the red and white checks and the embossing...

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