Saturday, 19 September 2015

Allsorts challenge week 329 - Sparkle



The challenge this week at Allsorts has been chosen by Tracey Mouse and she has asked us to use some Sparkle on our card.

Woodware - Snow is falling stamp.
Embossed with WOW - Silver Bells embossing powder
Papers - LOTV/Nitwits
Snowflakes - EK Success punch and Poppy Stamps - Giovanna snowflake
Sentiment - Craftwork Cards
Ribbon - SU

The photo does not actually do this card justice and as the Beach Boys sang - God only knows?, 
 why I didn't put the sentiment over the ribbon.

We have a fabulous prize this week

Please do check out the challenge rules.

Kath x

22 comments:

  1. You post made me smile Kathleen, the times I make a card, then look at the photo and wonder why didn't I........and then it's usually too late. Like one that went off to C & C, only on screen did I or they realise it was of Australian origin.

    A lovely and elegant feel to your card today and the sentiment looks fine where it is.

    Hope you have a good weekend.

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  2. You're being VERY harsh on yourself there Kath . . . this card looks just fine the way it is. Love all the glitz.

    Happy Saturday.

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  3. I'm positive that's exactly what the Beach Boys sang! Especially Mike... I'm sure he's always loved his ribbons, lol.
    It's a fabulous card either way and I LOVE that tree stamp! x

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  4. Loving the silver sparkle of that fabulous tree and the snowflakes Kath... it's a gorgeous card - and no reason that the sentiment needed to be over/on the ribbon! It looks perfect as it is!

    Big hugs and have a great weekend..
    Christine x
    (Now I'll be singing that song all day....)

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  5. Oh Kath, you just cracked me up here! Such a gorgeous card and the sentiment is perfick where it is!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  6. Hi Kath....Absolutely stunning is your card x

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  7. What a stunner of a card Kath. Love it.
    Hugs
    xx

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  8. Hi Kath,
    playing catch up with my comments yet again.
    what a fab card.
    I love the wonderful design of this, and the glitter embossing of that image is ace.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  9. It's beautiful Kath. Lovely stamp, fab diecuts and papers. Love all the sparkle.
    I think we all wish we'd done something differently when we look at a photo of a finished card...our own worst critics! This is lovely just as it is!
    Chris
    x

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  10. Wowsers! Your photo looks pretty sparkly to me! That tree is gorgeous with the silver against that deep red. Love the shape of this image too..very modern & free. The snowflakes added even more glitz and the ribbon looks great with the silver & red of the tree rectangle. A nice layout & pretty papers. I think you did a fab job with this one!! (Hope the renov project is going great too). TFS & Hugs

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  11. Love this one, so gorgeous, xxx

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  12. Great card Kath and I love the stamp and embossing.

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  13. Gosh Kath...this is so sparkly and pretty!

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  14. Gosh Kath...this is so sparkly and pretty!

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  15. Kath -you can delete this after reading. My puter crashed last night - I was uninstalling windows 10 and my previous windows 8.1 has disappeared. I am sending this on Malcs laptop. Can you let me know if you are able to see my blog, or send an email to my gmail please? All I have is a black screen. very upset. we are going to the currys shop we got the puter from, in the hope they can help. thanks kath - sylvia xx

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  16. Beautiful christmas card;-))m

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  17. A wonderful Christmas card there Kath love the sparkles! good to cross another off your list,
    Thanks so much for popping over.
    Shaz in Oz.x

    {Shaz in Oz – Calligraphy Cards}

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  18. Ooh I zoomed in for a closer look Kath… and the sparkles look awesome!! LOVE the embossed tree! :-)
    Hope you are keeping well
    Big hugs, Sue B xx

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  19. A fabulous sparkly card Kath, and as others have said - the sentiment looks perfect where it is!
    Sylvia xx

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  20. Oh fabulous sparkly silver tree Kathleen with the lovely background.

    Hugs Diane

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  21. Oh fabulous sparkly silver tree Kathleen with the lovely background.

    Hugs Diane

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