Monday, December 26, 2016

Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques - Creating with Sparkle

The sparkle of the season hasn't faded just yet! Pull up a chair and get some creative ideas for adding sparkly accents to your designs.

Watch the video below or click here (MFTv - Embossed Glitter Snowflakes) to watch it on YouTube. Don't forget to subscribe to our YouTube channel so that you don't miss a single tutorial!

Let's take a look at more examples of designs that sparkle that you can create using products from My Favorite Things!

Like Stephanie in the video, Keisha adds sparkle to her wintry scene using Silver Sparkle card stock with the Let it Snowflake Die-namics. They glisten in her snowy scene of Winter Trees and the Snowfall - Vertical Die-namics. 

Handmade card from Keisha Campbell featuring Cooler with You stamp set, Winter Trees, Hit the Slopes, Stitched Sentiment Strips, Let It Snowflake, and Snowfall - Vertical Die-namics #mftstamps

Debbie adds Silver Sparkle to emulate an frozen pond to complement her beautifully colored Ice Skater. The pinks and polka dots add a sweetness to her design. 

Handmade card from Debbie Olson featuring Pure Innocence Ice Skater stamp set, Inside & Out Stitched Circle STAX, Peek-a-Boo Polka Dots, Tag Builder Blueprints 6, and Blueprints 15 Die-namics #mftstamps

Diamonds HAVE to sparkle, right? Keisha's chic design is shiny and glittery with a subtle background and a cool peek-a-boo window Die-namics.

Handmade card from Keisha Campbell featuring Lisa Johnson Designs Stars Above stamp set, Wavy Coloring Book Backgrounds stamp, Stitched Triple Peek-a-Boo Window & Edge and Diamonds Die-namics #mftstamps

You will LOVE creating with sparkly accentsBe sure to tag #mftstamps when you post your projects online. We can't wait to see what you've made!

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  1. Whoa! So cool! I love the results of the embossing on the glitter paper. Beautiful card! Thanks guys for this give away!

  2. Beautiful cards! I love the clear heat embossing on the snowflakes! Great idea, great card!

  3. What a great idea to emboss on glitter paper...looks so elegant! Thanks for the inspiration!

  4. Really Gorgeous cards!! Love all the glitter goodness!!