Saturday, 22 January 2011

CHNC challenge 4: let's see some bling

This card is for my own Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge 4: let's see some bling - anything that glitters or shines - glitter glue, holographic, foiling, gems/rhinestones - use a little or a lot, it's up to you. You will find all the information here - I would love you to join in my challenge.

Having established my own Christmas card challenge blog, I still like to support the other Christmas challenges that exist in blogland, so this is for Sparkle Christmas card challenge 7, which is this sketch:

I used papers from My Mind's Eye Signature Christmas glitter book. It was difficult to get a good enough photo because of the reflection of foiling, glitter and heat embossing, so I've included two photos so that you can get a better idea of what the card actually looks like.

The Inkadinkado reindeer stamp was heat embossed with detail gold. A few gold gems complete the bling look.

The circle was cut from one of the new nesties I had given me for Christmas.




I'm also linking for:

One stitch at a time 45: new (new stash - nestie)
Stampin' sisters in Christ 72: new (new stash - as above)
Creative sketches technique: punches (can include die cuts - I used a nestie)
Picture perfect creations speciality challenge: heat/dry embossing
There she goes 90: wet embossing
Papercraft star 29: stamped image, die cut and embossing
Creative inspirations 51: celebrate
Delightful: let's celebrate
Gingerloft 9: celebrations
Ooh-la-la 71: bling it on
Glitterbabe's 28: anything goes with sparkle
For fun challenges: glitter
Pile it on 3: anything goes
Let's ink it up 8: anything goes
Pear tree designs 32: free for all
Paper cutz 75: your choice
Penny's 45: anything goes
Wee memories 40: free your creativity
Christmas cards all year round January: anything goes

22 comments:

  1. Fab card Hazel, that reindeer stamp is lovely x

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  2. now THIS is fabulous. great idea too. so glad to see you again at glitterbabe's challenge.

    have a fabulous weekend.

    hugs :)

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  3. Lovely card Hazel! The stamped image is so classy. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Papercraft Star!

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  4. Hazel this is stunning and i bet it is even more beautiful in person :)

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  5. That's a very stylish reindeer - great card!

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  6. Lovely embossing! Very elegant. So glad you joined us this week at Papercraft Star!

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  7. Really great classic card. Thanks for playing with us over at For Fun this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  8. Love the image, the embossing just sets it off so beautifully. Thanks for sharing with us at LIIU, Suzanne x

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  9. Hi, Ah this is sweet, Love it, thanks for playing along on OSAAT this week Hazelxoxo

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  10. Very pretty and I do like the bling! Thanks for joining us several times this week at Stampin Sisters in Christ!

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  11. Beautiful! I love all the glitz.

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week.

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  12. Fab card, love the embossed reindeer, so sweet. Thanks for sharing with us at For Fun x Meera x

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  13. Wonderful creation Hazel! I love the delicate colours and details! Thanksf ro sharing with us at For Fun!
    Pauline

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  14. Another fab card Hazel! Thanks for joining us at LIIU and good luck
    Claire xx

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  15. Hazel, I love the color of your christmas card. It is very elegant. The embossing is fantastic! Thanks for sharing it with us at PPC for our specialty challenge this week!

    I will be checking out your challenges.

    Tamie - PPC DT

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  16. Another fabulous card Hazel your well ahead of xmas again I can see
    love that image
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week
    Wendi

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  17. Great Christmas card, nice image & colours.

    Thanks for joining us @ For Fun Challenges.

    hugs sally x
    sallysbitz.blogspot.com

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  18. Such a lovely card...great embossing, I really need to do some more of that myself!

    Thanks for joining us at 'For Fun' challenges....

    Hugs, from Ali x

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  19. Beautiful card!
    Thanks for joining us at Pile It On!
    Helen x

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  20. Stunning card! Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges.

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  21. oh this is just so beautifull bless you for playing at creative inspirations,this week,love cheryl xxxxx

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  22. Love the gold embossing. Thanks for joining us at For Fun Challenges.

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