Silvery Shimmer Sentiments

Happy Anniversary

By Penny



  • Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko: Delicata Silvery Shimmer & Golden Glitz inks; Silver embossing powder; Craft Mat
  • Penny Black: Sentimental stamp set
  • Provo Craft: Polka Dot embossing folder
  • Darice: Hat pin & beads
  • Die-Versions: Buttons Galore die
  • Kreinik: Silver cord
  • American Crafts: Gray ribbon
  • Craftwell: Ebosser
  • Scotch Foam Adhesive


1.  On your Craft Mat, smoosh Delicata Silvery Shimmer and Golden Glitz inks. Spritz with water.


2.  Swirl white card stock around in the watered down inks. When you are pleased with the effect, let dry.

3.  Stamp and heat emboss sentiment with silver embossing powder.

4. Dry emboss a small scrap of white card stock with Polka Dots folder and then ink with Delicata Silvery Shimmer. Add this section to the bottom of the sentiment panel to form a card front that measures 4 x 5-1/4 inches.

5. Wrap gray ribbon around card front to cover the “seam”.

6.  Die cut and heat emboss Star with Silver embossing powder. The one pictured has been heat embossed three times. Tie cord in button holes and adhere to ribbon.

7.  Assemble hat pin and beads as desired. Slide pin behind star embellishment.

8.  Adhere card front to a black card base measuring 4-1/4 x 5-1/2 inches using foam adhesive.

Love You

By  Ellen

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  • Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko: Delicata Silvery Shimmer.
  • Impression Obsession: Stamps: Valentine Hearts CL538; Dies: Heart Set DIE135-F, Border Duo 2 DIE018-V.
  • CTMH: Rhinestone Flourish.
  • Miscellaneous: Pop Dots, ribbon, doily


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1. Stamp one of the hearts from the Valentine Hearts set 3 times with Delicata Silvery Shimmer.

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2. Die Cut 3 hearts with the Heart Set DIE135-F.

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3. Drag Delicata Silvery Shimmer across some white cardstock.

4. Die cut Border Duo from the Silvery Shimmer paper and adhere behind a 1¾˝ x 5˝ piece of white cardstock.  Attach ribbon and pop the 3 hearts up in a row.

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5. On a 5˝ x 3¾˝ piece of white cardstock, adhere half of a paper doily and stamp “Love You”  from the Valentine Hearts set with Delicata Silvery Shimmer.

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6. Mat over the sentiment panel then attach to the white card base.

7. Add rhinestone flourish.

7 thoughts on “Silvery Shimmer Sentiments

  1. LOVE the background you made, Penny – absolutely perfect anniversary card, so very elegant! Thanks so much for sharing it with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

  2. Beautiful projects! Love how the background turned out on the first card. And the second card is a beautiful design, love the hearts and the tip to get the cardstock to match. Thanks for sharing.

    Katie B.

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