Sunday 13 November 2016

Happy 21st

Hi Bloggers.

Another quickie today -

I started by stamping the sentiment from Phill Martin's Elegant Milestone Birthdays Stamp Set onto Black Card using Clear Perfect Medium. I added CS True White Detail Powder and heat set.

I cut the Spellbinders Cascading Stars Die out of Coconut White Card. I pressed it into Clear Perfect Medium (not being too thorough), added Wow! Misteltoe Magic Embossing Powder and heat set. I then pressed the die cut into the pad again, making sure that the remainder of the die cut was covered and I tried to touch the edges of the stars. I added Wow! Salsa Embossing Powder and heat set again.

I covered some of the fall out stars with Zig Glue and added Wow! Ballet Shoes Sparkles Glitter.

I edged the Black Card with a Zig Glue Pen and added Wow! Ballet Shoes Glitter. I added it to a Coconut White Card blank. I added the embossed die cut using CS Glue and the glittered stars using Creative Expressions Mounting Cushion. I finished by added some 5mm White Pearls to the corners.

Thanks for stopping by.

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  1. Morning Julia.
    A brilliant card Thank you.
    I do hope all is well with you Mum and dad.
    Take care Kitty.

  2. Lovely card Julia, very effective!

    Maggie B xx

  3. Morning Julia, really really love this card it is simple and elegant.
    Hope your mum is n the mend
    Nancyd x

  4. Morning Julia
    Very different card, love it very effective.
    Jan x

  5. Morning Julia,
    Pretty card - very different style from you.The WOW embossing powders from Chloe look very bright and sparkly.
    Hope your Mum was feeling a bit better when you got to see her,also your dad.
    Love and crafty hugs to all
    Tina T xxxx

  6. Great card, unusual design.


  7. Good morning Julia today's card is gorgeous. I love those glittery stars. I hope that your mum is starting to feel better. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  8. Very clever, Julia. Love the 2 toned effect.
    Sue Mac

  9. What a beautiful card, Julia. Hope all is well with your parents.

    Anne (Northampton)

  10. Hi Julia,
    Great idea for a 21st card and it could be made for a man with different colours of stars. Hope your Mum is feeling better, take care,
    Hugs Heather

  11. Great card Julia, in different colours could be used for a teenage boys birthday. Hope all is well with your Mum and Dad.
    Marion S x

  12. Hi Julia. Very versatile card. Hope all is well at home. SueL x

  13. Morning Julia,
    A great card, love it.

  14. Good Morning Julia, a beautiful birthday card for any young 21 year old without being over the top. hugs Shirleyx

  15. Hi Julia, this card is fantastic, love the die and how you have coated them in glitter. Hope your Mum is feeling better. Take care. Bx

  16. Great for a 21st card, male or female.
    Annette x

  17. Morning Julia, great idea for a card, love it.

    Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

  18. lovely card Julia, hope your Mum is doing ok ? xx

  19. Hi Julia

    A great card for either sex and easy to change the colour to suit. I have this die but not yet used it!

    June x

  20. Great card and so quick and easy to make. These Wow powders are really. I e aren't they?


  21. Not sure what happen to the iPad's predictive text there? Should read the powders are great!!!!!


  22. The clarity in Phil Martin's Milestone sentiment stamp is amazing - I truly thought it was a die cut. Good quick card suitable for any 'star'! Have a good day.

    Susan x

  23. What a pretty card! Love the glitter embossing powders!

  24. Striking card julia and perfect for a milestone birthday x hope mums doing well x
    Theresa w x

  25. Hello Julia.

    Lovely Card. I really like this C&S Card, very effective and would be great for a male also. Thanks for sharing.

    Best wishes

  26. Would love a 21st birthday card like this.

  27. Gorgeous card Julia. Thank you so much for sharing this. Hope your mum is feeling a bit better.

  28. A brilliant card, love the idea...luv Ursula xx

  29. Hello Julia,
    Lovely card -- another good idea! Thank you. Hope your Mum is feeling better.
    Love Myra xx


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