All that glitters

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Yesterday, we had a lovely diversion from the stresses of work, meeting up with friends that we hadn’t seen for at least 18 years. We had a great evening catching up and we picked up where we had left off, and they really hadn’t changed one bit. We had a meal together and it was very difficult for the waiter, trying to take our order, to get a word in edgeways. We shall be making sure that we meet up more regularly in future.

Now when it comes to glitter, I don’t beleive in holding back both in my crafting and wearing it! If it glitters, I’m on it. So when I saw that City Crafter’s challenge had the theme of glitter, I couldn’t wait to get started.

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I decided to break out some lovely champagne gold glitter card and let that be the star of the show. I needed something fairly quick too so went for simple mats and layers of cream and glitter. I used my punches to make a scalloped circle and a glittery butterfly. Sadly, I also made the discovery that my trusty butterfly punch had a crack running through it so now requires special procedures in order to get it to work.

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I used some ivory seam binding across the bottom of the card and went to town with cream pearls.

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I’m particularly pleased that the camera, on this occasion, captured all the glorious glitteriness of this card. If only I could find some shoes to match!!


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All that glitters — 5 Comments

  1. I too am a great believer that a a girl cannot have too much glitter in her life and this card certainly lives up to all expectations. Fabulous darling!

    Dionne xx

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