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Tuesday, January 5, 2016

TY Shaker Card

Had fun using some new items on this Thank You card. The sequins inside the shaker part of the card are made using a Die-Namics sequins die with white glitter cardstock. How cool is that?

Supplies List

adhesive: foam, Scotch ATG
Die-Namics: die - Sequins - yes the sequins are made with a die
embossing: Cuttlebug Thanks emb folder 
ink:  Memento Bahama Blue
machine: Sizzix
memory box:  die - Curved Thank You
paper:  vellum  cardstock -  blues, white, white glitter - used for making sequins w/ sparkle
Spellbinder: die - scallop circle - sentiment tag inside card
stamp:  Close To My Heart Frames, Tags, Borders D1496 - stamped for inside of card
tools: MISTI  

Entering this into the following challenges:    

1/6  DRS Designs Ch Thurs #207 Pick Any 2015 Ch   UE  12/31
   199 - Hot Trends Pile It High >= 2 layers

1/7  Your Next Stamp Sketch & Color Ch#29  UE  1/1 
   I used the sketch

The sketchYNSSketch29
If you use the sketch feel free to swap out shapes or rotate; so long as we can see the basic sketch was your inspiration.
The colorsYNScolor-29
If you choose the color combo, be sure to use at least 3 colors and feel free to add in neutrals.

1/8  Classy Cards N Such CCNS Ch118 Winter Blues  3E(#1)  1/3


Make a paper crafting project in good taste...using the Inspiration photo... make a card or project with the colors 'blue and white'.

1/10  Bunny Zoe's Crafts Nov/Dec Ch Sparkle  UE  11/20
1/10  Faith Hope Love "G" is for Gratitude  1/4 
   "G" Gratitude - Thank You 
1/10  Simon Says Stamp Mon: Something New  5E(#3)  1/4
   New - new Die-Namics sequins die, new memory box Curved Thank You die 

1/18  Cuttlebug Mania Ch "New"  3E(#1)   1/5
   New - new Die-Namics sequins die, new memory box Curved Thank You die

1/30  Memory Box Ch#8 - Shake it up Baby! (Shaker Cards)  UE  1/1
1/30  Sweet Stamps Jan Anything Goes  UE  1/3


  1. Fabulous clean and simple card! Thanks again for playing in the YNS Challenge! :)

  2. Lovely card Melissa - I so need to try making a hsaker card again after a disaster many years ago :)


    Di xx

    Cuttlebug Mania DT

  3. What a different shaker with it limited at the bottom - great idea! The embossing at the top works so well. Thanks for joining in challenge #29 at YNS!

  4. Such a cool looking shaker! Thank you so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog this week :)

  5. Super cute!!! Thanks for playing with us at Outside the Box hugs :)