Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Snowflakes Are Winter's Butterflies

For the last week I've been pondering CASology's cue word CRYSTAL and my first thought was a chandelier but I couldn't come up with a design then last night I had one of those moments and today I made this...




Do you get it?

Yup, snowflakes are made up of tiny ice crystals... et voila :)




I've stamped the snowflakes from Uniko in Distress Oxide tumbled glass, spun sugar and shaded lilac.  The sentiment is heat embossed in silver to give a nice shine and because silver and pastels always look pretty.




I've finished the card off with a few co-ordinating gems and pearls for added sparkle.

Challenge Links...

CASology - CRYSTAL
The Paper Girls - Winter Colour (inspiration snowflakes)
Addicted to CAS - Frosty
Uniko - Anything Goes - optional Cool Winter Colours 



https://colorpalettes.net/color-palette-2499/






11 comments:

  1. What a fabulous interpretation Claire and so pretty too. What a great choice of colours for the snowflakes and I love the shimmery silver embossing xx

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  2. Simply and stunningly divine! xx

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  3. This is brilliant and I love your soft colouring. Superb. Hugs Mrs A.

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  4. Loving your gorgous CAS card claire, the snow flakes are so pretty, I get most of my ideas late at night while layed in bed listening to hubby snoring his head off lol then when morning comes I can not remember what I thought of haha.
    Babs x

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  5. Oh well done Claire-I hadn't thought of that and so creative! I love when we ponder something for ages and then pop an idea hits us! I love this design with the snowflakes arranged perfectly around the sentiment to give all the White Space needed and such pretty colours. Thanks for joining CASology

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  6. Great spin on the challenge! Thanks for playing along with us on the CASology Challenge blog.

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  7. So delicate. So beautiful ! I LOVE this !
    Thanks for playing at Uniko !

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  8. I love the way you think things through, and of course snowflakes are crystal! Brilliant! This is a simple yet oh so elegant design with the silver embossed sentiment and all those delicate snowflakes in pastel colors! Gorgeous CAS card!

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  9. Gorgeous card for a great combination of challenges. I so love the colors you've used and that silver sentiment is so wonderful. Thanks so much for playing with us at Addicted To CAS.

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  10. Gorgeous card Claire and the snowflakes are so pretty and fab sentiment x

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  11. So crisp and delicate. Fab use of the Uniko snowflakes and love the soft tones you've used which work perfect in our latest challenge. Thanks for joining us.

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