Sunday, 27 November 2011

Having problems with the camera today! (What's new???? LOL)
This is the first of 2 cards for Less Is More challenge this week (the other not dry so will post later!).
The challenge was 'a bit of Bling!'

This really is a CAS card - just white pearlised cardstock embossed with a winter design layered onto a dark grey pearlised card then onto more pearlised white cardstock.

The sentiment and tiny snowflakes were stamped in Pearlescent Blue ink and clear embossed. The sentiment was a freebie in a homestyle magazine and I thought it was one of the best freebies I've acquired recently! It came with a couple of flourishes, four different types of tiny snowflakes and a flourish frame. Not bad!! 

I just spent a wee while sticking tiny sparkly gems on each of the snowflakes.

Sorry the pic is a bit naff - I'm actually pleased with the way this one turned out - it looks quite good 'in real life'!

Challenges -
Dream Valley - Sparkle
Paper Sundaes- Winter Wonderland
Crazy 4 Challenges - Snow
Less is More - Bling


  1. lovely elegant card. love the emossed image

  2. A beeautiful, stylish card Viv.

  3. Love the embossing and just realised I have those stamps, might have to dig those out they look fab :)

  4. Very pretty
    Super embossing
    Thank you Viv
    mandi LIM

  5. Beautiful - love the shimmer & shine and touch of texture. TFS
    Cheers, Karen

  6. Pretty card Viv... love the bling!
    Thanks so much
    "Less is More"

  7. this is stunning viv.really beautiful ;D

    xx coops xx

  8. Love this soooo Elegant.xx

  9. Very pretty, I love your embossing! Thanks so much for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week
    Hugs Julie P

  10. I bet it does look good IRL, the texture in the embossing is fab and the bling is just the perfect finishing touch :)
    Jenny x

  11. Beautiful card, love the embossing. Carol x

  12. What a beautiful card 'my namesake', well done on another beauty Viv :O) Viv xx

  13. 'Hover' card instructions now on my blog :O) Viv xx

  14. Beautifully simple but with just enough bling for the WOW! Love it! Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley Challenges.


  15. Very pretty and elegant and not overdone on the bling! Karen x


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