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Friday, January 1, 2016

Paper Sweeties 2016 Inspiration Challenge!


Happy New Year!!!!!
I hope all my stampy friends have a great 2016!!!!
I am sending ALL of you Sweet Thoughts!




This is my card for our new Inspiration Challenge here at Paper Sweeties



Below is our beautiful inspiration photo:



Doesn't that cupcake look delicious????
That is what inspired my card!


My card base was made with a Drop-ins die from Sizzix .
My pretty little cupcake was made with the Paper Sweeties  Sending Sweet Thoughts stamp and die bundle. I die cut the cupcake and then dry embossed the icing. I stamped the cupcake wrapper in Versamark ink and then used a clear embossing powder to give it dimension.




The snowflakes are from the Holly Days stamp & die bundle. I also stamped the snowflakes with Versamark ink and heat embossed them with silver. And of course I had to add some beautiful sequins from the Paper Sweeties Shoppe!

I hope you will play with us with this month here at Paper Sweeties Inspiration Challenge! You could be a winner of a $25 gift certificate to the Paper Sweeties Shoppe!




And please visit my 
Paper Sweeties Teammies:

                     Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties Creator
January Guest Designer: Lisa Bzibziak

Thanks so much for visiting my blog today!
Mackie

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14 comments:

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Gorgeous! LOVING that icing on the cupcake!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Maria said...

Oh, wow! You captured the inspiration photo perfectly, Mackie! I just LOVE the yummy cupcake! Beautiful scalloped border and snowflakes, too! Happy New Year to you and family!

Mona Pendleton said...

Happy New Year Mackie! Your card is so very pretty! Love the textured swirly frosting!

Michelle said...

Oh my goodness....LOVE the icicng!!!! Wishing you a happy and healthy new year!!!

Kathy Schweinfurth said...

Mackie, your card is JUST GORGEOUS!! Happy New Year!!

Jeri said...

Pretty, pretty, pretty!!! Love how you embossed that frosting on the cupcake!

Lisa said...

Super sweet card Mackie! I like the swirly embossed frosting on the cupcake. Happy New Year!!

Debbie said...

LOVE this shaped card, Mackie ... and how delicious is that embossed cupcake frosting!!!

Nance E Salkeld said...

Mackie, that cupcake makes me drool! I love that embossed frosting! So happy to be a part of the PS team and meet yet another North Carolinian! I do notice you're a Panthers fan! I like Cam Newton but I'm a huge Patriots fan myself but I do also love the Tar Heels! Looking forward to lots of fun creative play with everyone and getting to know you. Happy New Year!

Mynn Kitchen said...

Totally darling, Mackie! I adore the fun shape--and the fabulous texture, too! HUGS and HAPPY NEW YEAR! :) Mynn xx

Michele Henderson said...

Beautiful card! I love these terrific details and texture! Makes me want to give you a warm ROLL TIDE! Now, you know we have to have a little fun before the big game! (smile)! Have a very warm and crafty 2016!
Take care!
Michele

Charlene said...

You captured the pic wonderfully!!!! So cute!!! Happy New Year!

Deepti said...

Beautiful! Love that scalloped edge :)

Cheryl said...

Beautiful! Great idea to use swirl embossing for the icing. It makes for one yummy looking cupcake!