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WOW! Fab Foils + Embossing Powder with Karen Reategui

Hello shiny friends! Today I'm sharing two cards using WOW! Fab Pink, Silver and Teal foils. Also, I'm using the new WOW! Sunburst Embossing Powder, which is an absolutely amazing color! The stamp used in this project is from Simon Says Stamp Card Kit of March 2019.



Let's shine! For my first card, I stamped on a gray cardstock using WOW! Embossing Pad and heat embossed with WOW! Sunburst Embossing Powder.



Then, I trimmed down a little bit the edges of this A2 gray panel and I adhered this panel to a white card base.




I die cut three times the Whoa! You're Amazing!! Die from Simon Says Stamp and glued them on top of each other.



Additionally, I applied adhesive sheet to a cardstock and die cut one more time the Whoa! You're Amazing!! Die from Simon Says Stamp.



Finally, I placed a piece of WOW! Fab Teal Foil on top of this die cut and inserted it using a folded print paper and put it into a laminator. Glued this piece to the previous stacking, placed it on top of the background and added a few sequins.



My second card is very easy to create. First, I stamped the sentiment and three circles using WOW! Embossing Pad and heat embossed with WOW! Clear Gloss embossing powder.



Next, I placed WOW! Fab Pink Foil on top of the images and put it into the laminator.



Then, I added some stripes of double sided tape and put WOW! Fab Silver Foil on top. In this case, you don't need any machine to apply the foil.




I also, stamped a couple of images using WOW! Embossing Pad and heat embossed them with WOW! Sunburst Embossing Powder.



Finally, I added a yellow cardstock at the back, a white card base and a few sequins.

I had so much fun creating these cards, a lot of trial and error and lots of learning about foils. I hope you can try this WOW! Fab foils, the range of colors are super beautiful! Thanks for stopping by and have a bright and shiny day!


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  1. Two gorgeous bright and beautiful cards Karen and the three foils look great together and the Sunburst EP looks amazing. x

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  2. Beautiful cards! I love the sparkle and shine!

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