Thursday, July 25, 2013

Glitter Blog Hop

Welcome to this months Lorby's World of Hops blog hop and our theme is GLITTER. Who doesn't love a little sparkle in their life? This hop is taking sparkle to a whole new level with all the creative glittery projects these crafters have made just to put a little (or lot) of sparkle in your life today so please take a few minutes to hop through and leave some kind words for each person participating.

Lorby's World of hops is offering one lucky winner a $10 gift card to Michaels and to get entered into the drawing all you have to do is leave a comment on my blog, become a follower and check back on Sunday to see if you won. 

In my creative world if all fails, add glitter or glitter mist to bring out the best in your project and that's exactly what I did with this Christmas card. Yes, Christmas card. I'm still celebrating Christmas in July and getting a jump on my Christmas cards. 
I stamped and colored using my Prismacolor pencils and then I decided I needed something more so out came the Stickles. I stamped two of the same image so I could Glimmer Mist in Forever Red the frame and then add that as a raised dimension. I also cut the star apart and used Forever Green Glimmer Mist on the big star and yellow Stickles on the small star and all the other stars. 

I added the dark red background with a snow boarder punch design and decided I needed I added the crafter's cord made from hemp and from Hemptique. The hemp twine has a dark shimmer strand running through it.

Still not enough glitter and shimmer so I started going through my A2 cards looking for something I could glimmer mist when low and behold I found this greenish teal card. Perfect!

The red half pearls are from Miriam's Crafting Supplies and where the perfect last touch I needed to finish this card.

Here's the beauty of this project. It wasn't suppose to be for this hop. I was just playing with a new stamp I bought from Tuesday Mornings for 99 cents and before I knew it the glitter and sparkle had taken over and won!

Thanks for stopping by today and now please continue on to  Edwina

Complete Line Up:

Jearise ~
Edwina ~
Lynne ~
Camille ~
Jamie ~
Mayra ~
Carla ~
Maria ~
Lucy ~
Lori ~
Davinia ~


  1. What a darling card!!! Love the image and your coloring!!!

    Glad to be in this hop with you!! Have a sparkly day!

  2. What an awesome image! Love the reindeer!

  3. I just love this! I NEED this stamp! so much gorgeousness! beautiful! love davinia x

  4. Love your card and all the sparkle on it! I'm a new follower.

  5. Your card is so adorable! Love the reindeer!

  6. What a beautiful, sparkly card! I'm a new follower!

  7. Hi Jearise, I love your Christmas card. It is beautiful! I love the stamped image. All the glitter adds to the image and makes this a wonderful Christmas card. I think you should make a lot of these to send out. Thanks for sharing. Edwina Brown

  8. Beautiful card love the layering and the colors and sparkle is Awesome thanks for sharing.

  9. I love your card super cute

  10. Your card is so gorgeous Jearise! Love the glitter!
    Beth's Beauties

  11. Hey Jearise,
    I was just over at Edwina's and heard about the hop. While I unfortunately don't have time to visit everyone, I did want to come over and say hi. You've done a beautiful job with this Christmas card. I really love the punch you used and that image is fabulous. Well done!

    Lisa D.

  12. Such a pretty Christmas card, I love glitter in any project, it just seams to add the finishing touches. TFS and for the chance to win.

  13. Love all the Glitter that your blog hop had in all the posts..I too love glitter..who doesn't. I will become a new follower and would love the chance to win a gift card at Michael's- another place I visit too Have a great day!

  14. I have just completed the hop, what a diverse set of projects from your DT's, I love this card, love the image, so sparkly...had originally popped over from FB, then decided to carry on hopping..LOL xxx

  15. this is gorgeous Jearise, I love the sparkly paper...very magical!!
    Thanks for gathering us together for this glittery fun hop!
    hugs & blessings


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