Friday, June 11, 2010

Glitz and Glitter - A Challenge for You!


Do we ever have a fun challenge for you this week at Fairy Fun Friday. It's all about glitz and glitter so get your bling on and come on over! It's that easy - no special image to use or sketch to follow - just bling it up to your heart's content. You can win 5 free images from the Prairie Fairy.

Here is my glitzy card to share. It uses the darling Tip Toe Fairy image from Prairie Fairy. Isn't she sweet? I'm not usually big on over-glitzy cards, but I have to admit I had fun with this one and like the way it turned out. It has just enough vintage appeal to please me. The paper is K&Co. and is glittered. I used a base of Groovy Guava and layered a piece of Very Vanilla over it which I had stamped around the edge with a text stamp and a flourish to give it some interest. I distressed the edges and sponged them with a combination of Frayed Burlap and Grovy Guava ink. The rhinestones are from Prima and I used two Spellbinders dies for the center medallion. Lots of craft foam was used to pop up the many layers. Any questions? Leave them in the comments and then check back to read my response.

Hope you'll join in the fun with us the week at Fairy Fun Friday. And take a few minutes to stop by the blogs of the other team mebers and leave them some love!

Thanks so much for stopping by to see what I made for Fairy Fun Friday. I so appreciate your comments.
Blessings & hugs
Challenges Entered:
MelJen's - Sparkle, Glitter, Bling

15 comments:

Suzi said...

Wow and double Wow!! how gorgeous is this creation. Love the papers, stitching and the design is divine. I just love this to bits. Have a good weekend Linda.
Hugs
Suzi x

Kelly said...

Linda, your card is gorgeous, I love the vintage feel to it. You put ever detail together beautifully.

Chris said...

This is truly stunning!

coldwaters2 said...

Wowzer Linda what a delicious card love the colours and papers the embellishments are a perfect accompaniment to that beautiful image.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Irene said...

Hello Linda

Wow this is fabulous, I keep saying this but truly mean it. Gorgeous colours and such a sweet image.

luv
irene

Roberta Laliberte said...

Absolutely gorgeous Linda. This card has an exotic East Indian royal palace feel to me. Love it!

Margreet said...

this is such a gorgeous vintage-looking card Linda....love all your details and colouring.......also love the way you put the DT names at the bottom of your post.....don't know how you manage that?
Enjoy your weekend!
xxx Margreet

Sian said...

Gorgeous card, love the stitching and the bling. The image is very pretty.

Carla aka scrappypug said...

what a great color combination on this..love the vintagey feel!

Sprytebyrd said...

Stunning!!! Just stunning!
Thanks so much for joining us in our Sparkle, Glitter, Bling challenge at Meljen's Designs this week! Good luck!
Dee (Spryte)♥

Juls said...

this is just gorgeous!! Love all the added bling! Hugs Juls

Nicole said...

WOWSERS, that is one amazing card, Linda!! Thanks for facing the bling challenge at Meljen's! it's always great to see you! Nicole

Robin's Creative Cottage said...

OK, her wings match the patterned paper perfectly, what a gorgeous card you've created, just lovely.... thank you for joining us in the sparkle,bling challenge at Meljen's

Lauretta See said...

Linda :) i am one of your fans :))) i love all you do.. this is no exception... GREAT CARD and love all those blings :))

Thank you for playing with us on the Meljens challenge this week . good luck!

Sandy said...

Oh you inspire me!!! All the stitching...and that blinggggg!!!! Beautiful work!!!
Thanks for joining in MelJen's challenge so I didn't miss this one!!

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