Monday, 22 September 2014

A Speedy Snowflake

Having a cutting and embossing machine makes it really easy to produce quick cards that look (to a non crafter) as if they've taken hours! Thanks to my Grand Calibur, this card was created in a matter of minutes.



 
The background is made with a Darice embossing folder, wrapped with a gold-edged white organza ribbon topped with a gold metallic ribbon. The snowflake is die cut with a Spellbinders (if I recall correctly, I never keep the packaging) die set, alternate layers of white and gold, and finally a bow of the gold metallic ribbon finishes the whole thing off.
 
Total crafting time - including waiting for the glue to dry - was well under 20 minutes, so I'm joining in with CHNC Challenge 195 - 20 minutes or less  as well as CHNC Challenge Extra for September
 
And as I've used two ribbons, I'm also joining in with Winter Wonderland - use two ribbons

6 comments:

  1. It may have been quick but it is absolutely stunning.
    Lynnx

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  2. Absolutly stunning! A fabby looking card, really classy! Thanks for playing with us over at Winter Wonderland this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  3. Mooi gecombineerd, je sneeuwsterren met de embossing op de achtergrond. Bedankt voor je deelname bij CHCC Extra.

    Groetjes, Renate

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  4. Wow! fantastic card in such a short time - love it. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

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  5. This is a gorgeous card, such an elegant design.
    Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland, make sure you check back today and join in with our new 'Layer it up' challenge.
    Pauline
    x

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