Thursday, February 13, 2014

Round Heart

This bit of pink and glittery goodness was so much fun to make.  It all started with that circle scrap in the center.  I found it to be a perfect fit for the center of a Spellbinder Die with hearts around it. 


I cut 3 hearts from memory box's precious hearts, lopped the bows off of two of them.  I ran them through my little Xyron sticker maker and then dumped Distress Glitter in clear rock candy over them. Wow love that look.  Next I decided the bigger circle need to sparkle too.  I used some Be Creative adhesive sheet on white card, cut the die, then peeled back the liner paper from the die cut and dunked it into the glitter.  A piece of pink AC Cardstock was dry embossed with a Cuttlebug swiss dot embossing folder.  To cover my almost but not quite seamless joining of the three hearts, I used a glittered pink heart brad. I couldn't bear to put a sentiment on the front, so that is going on the inside.

I am entering this in a new to me challenge, the card concept. Challenge #3 is Monochromatic pink.  The style on this card is either clean and layered or classy and elegant. I'm still a bit new to the styles and haven't quite found mine yet. They have the styles defined at their blog, it makes for informative reading.

Below is a close up of the glittered bits.
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7 comments:

  1. Mmmmm glitter! I love all things sparkly and this one is no exception!! Thanks for joining us this week at The Card Concept :)

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  2. What a gorgeous card, Cat! I love the bold pink pattern on your circle and your dotted background is so pretty! Best of all is the 'glittery goodness' you added to this card...It's just amazing!

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  3. This is lovely and the glitter is the perfect accent.

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  4. Ohhh...that is what I said to myself as I zoomed in nice and close to catch all the glittery details! Love the glittered hearts and that great hot pink color!

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  5. Love your die cut and all the glitter! Thank you so much for joining us at the Card Concept!

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  6. Wow! You do glitter very well! Love your sparkly hearts! Thanks so much for joining us this week at The Card Concept!

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  7. How did I miss a pink card?! Oh I love this beauty, Cat! I just got the distress glitter & never think to use my Xyron for the adhesive--thanks for the reminder!

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