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A week in cards - Day 4

Hello people, the weekend is almost here and I can already feel the happiness inside me :D

Continuing with the week in cards event, today I am sharing an embossed card. I bought some cool Zing embossing powders sometime back, but since I don't own a heat gun I hardly ever use them. When Tejal wrote all about embossing a few days back, I got inspired :D

I created this one keeping the FTTC107 - Use green challenge in mind.

Supplies: cardstock: Elle Erre Fabriano! ; stamps: Flourishes (Kids Play); ink: Color Box Pigment Ink, Zing embossing powder;

Yeah I know, loads of embossing (I got really excited using the embossing powders and see them melt like magic :) ). This one is a mini card(3.5"X4)  and I again used my toaster(instead of heat gun) to emboss :) Along with the image I also sprinkled little embossing powder all over the sheet.

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  1. oh my wow!! This is stunning!! love love the embossing! Thank you so much! I'm glad I inspired you to get these out..isn't it magic to see them melt into something so beautiful!!

  2. Wow....sooo the embossing.... !

  3. such a pretty image... love the embossing...

  4. gorgeous, love the color combo n the embossing.....

  5. wowest and awesomest! superb embossed image. I like the bits of embossing powder spreaded everywhere! too good!

  6. this is gorgeous!! Loving the sprinkled effect :)

  7. wow,..awesome work n love the colors:)

  8. This is so Fabulastic....loved it completely!!

  9. Just gorgeous.. love the colour combo.. fab!

  10. cute image and loved the sprinkles...

  11. wowsers! LOVE the colour babe! And the oh so hot embossing! Totally fantabulous!

  12. The best part about your creations is that each piece is so fresh and innovative's a treat to be on your space!Love this one totally

  13. WOW, Ujjwal, this is amazing! The lime green really stands out against the white and black. You should enter this in the Play Date Cafe's pop of colour challenge this week!

  14. fantastic job! :) Great embossing girl.. way to go.

  15. OMG ujjwal...this card is a stunner...absolutely amazing

  16. very pretty! thanks for playing in the FTTC this week

  17. Great embossing Ujjwal!! the crafting Queen Store would be keeping a big range of embossing products soon! Watch out!

  18. KUDOS!!!!! A Brilliantly executed card..... U ROCK!!!



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