Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Simple Elegance…and more Sea Glass!

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Trying to keep making a Christmas card or two a week so I’m not scrambling in December! Here’s one I made today… with the look of elegance but super quick and simple!

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Once again, I used Christmas Lights Sea Glass from Mudd Puddles! I just used tweezers and picked out the blue pieces!
I stamped the Holiday Ornament from Our Daily Bread designs with Versamark, then heat embossed with Ranger Detail Gold EP, then used Spellbinders Holiday Tags.

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My layers are Mirror paper from ODBD and just plain white, embossed and die cut with Spellbinders Classic Triple Scallop Edgeabilities. The greeting is also embossed in gold. This is also the Sketch Challenge on Splitcoast.

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Some ribbon tied with gold embroidery floss tops it off… and voila! Pure elegance! It’s really much prettier in person too…that mirror paper is a tough one to photo!

Don’t forget to check out the Mudd Puddles GIVE-AWAY!! Over $175 value…. FREE!!

I hope I’ve inspired you!
Thanks for stopping



Sandra said...

very cool! Love it.
Sandra ltb
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Becky Dunham said...

This is gorgeous Dawn! I have got to get some of that sea glass. You make me want to play with it every day :)

Anonymous said...

WOW! Beautiful card.
That Sea Glass sure does bring out the beauty of your card and what a great accent it gives.

Anonymous said...

This is gorgeous! I love the elegance! The blue sea glass with the gold embossing and white paper...really makes this amazing! Is the blue paper "mirror" paper, also? I hope it is available at ODBD. I have been searching for some. This is so beautiful, Dawn. You sure are having fun with all of those Mudd product...but who wouldn't? They are incredible!

He IS Able!
Traci S.

Anonymous said...

WOW Dawn who wouldn't love to win all these fun EYE CAndies!
I love what you have been doing so far..
Some elegant some just plain fun..
I can see them on so many fun projects..
can's,boxes,bags,Christmas tress, fun cup cakes..

- dlm. said...

Absolutely stunning card, Dawn. The colour scheme that you've chosen is very elegant. All I can say is "wow!"

- dlm. said...

Simply stunning, Dawn! Love the colours that you chose. The Mud Puddles really add "wow" factor to your card.

snowbear said...

Dawn this card is beautiful!!!! I absolutely love it... I don't have this stamp set or die cut... but i have last year's ornament dies and i think something similar can be made... thanks for the inspiration.

Linda said...

Oh this is so pretty. I have to have that sea glass for sure!!!