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Posted by on Aug 9, 2017 in Copper Embossing Powder, Embossing, Heat Embossing, Polka Dot Basic Embossing Folder, Season to Sparkle Bundle | 34 comments

Cut it out Pal’s Blog Hop

Welcome to the August 2017 Pals Blog Hop. Thank you so much for joining us today. This month we’re going to “Cut It Out”. Participants will feature projects with “cuts” from punches, dies, Framelits, Edgelits, or Thinlits. Whether you’re just starting the hop, or have come from a previous Pal’s blog, you’ll find the line-up toward the end of my post to help you move along.

I am super excited to be hopping along with the Pal’s!! I can’t wait to see what everyone is making! I know it is going to be great!! I decided to feature a thinlit die from the Holiday Catalog. The Chandelier Thinlits is just beautiful!

It has everything you need to make different chandeliers for the Holidays and non-holiday cards. It coordinates with the Season to Sparkle stamp set.

This set gives you all the little extras for decorating your chandelier.

It also has a different chandelier that coordinates with the dies.

I love these samples from Stampin’ Up!

They show you all the different fun ways to accent the chandeliers.

  • The Smoky Slate is embossed with the Polka Dots Basic embossing folder
  • To make the Chandelier, Add an adhesive sheet to both sides of whisper white. Then cut it out with your thinlit and Big Shot. After it is cut and removed from the thinlit, only remove the protective sheet from one side of the die cut. This will revile the adhesive. Add mixed leafing flakes to the adhesive. Buff away any extra.
  • The specialty designer series paper is Year of Cheer (available Sep.1) you are going to freak at how gorgeous this paper is. I also used a small strip of silver washi tape from the same suite of products! These two were paired with the Shimmer Powder Pink ribbon.
  • The final bling was a little rhinestone at the top and the copper embossed sentiment

The dimensions for this card are as fallows.  The card base is 4 1/4 by 5 1/2 inches.  I cut a piece of Blushing Bride at 4 1/4 inches on the 8 1/2 inch side of a 8 1/2 by 11 piece of card stock.   Then scored at 5 1/2 inches.  This created a top folding card.  You will need a Whisper White that is 4 1/16 by 5 3/8 inches.  To this the Cheer to the Year Designer Series Paper and the Smoky Slate are attached.  The Cheer to the Year DSP is cut to 3 /4  by 5 3/8 inches. The Smoky Slate is 3 1/2 by 5 3/8 inches .   You will need a Champagne that is 4 1/8 by 5 7/16 .  For the Sentiment The Blushing Bride is 13/16  by 2 inches. The Cheer to the Year DSP is 3/4 by 2 inches

Each of your comments makes me smile! Please, comment HERE.

Please take a minute to mark your calendar for our next hop on September 13, 2017. Now hop along using the Blog Hop Line-up below. Thank you so much for hopping with the Stampin’ Pretty Pals today. Don’t forget to leave us a comment. We’d love to hear what you have to say about our creative “Cuts”.

The Carols of Christmas Early Release is now available for you to purchase. You are going to love this set so much. It is my must have from the Holiday Catalog. It is amazing!!! So very easy to use and just simply perfect!!! It will remind you of why you love stamping in the first place. The stamp set pairs with the Card front builder dies! These dies rock!!!! They will make every Holiday Card sing in glory!!!!

Below is a list of products used for today’s card. If you have any questions feel free to contact me at

Price: $110.00

Supply List

Thanks for stopping by!  I hope each of you have a great day!  The Pal’s are always full of wonderful inspiration for us all.  I hope you will use the above list to hop along!!!  I know I will be hopping!



  1. EEK….I love this! You might have made me cave in and get it! The details of this set are simply amazing. Thank for the inspiration!

    • Susan- this set is so fun you will love it! You so should cave and Thank you!

  2. A super great card. And the color technique is awesome. I had not considered that with the adhesive sheets!! Thank you

    • Jackie- I always love your comments!!! Thanks ❤

  3. Jennifer, wow! These samples are awesome! I love how this chandelier is so versatile. Thanks for sharing ?

    • Thank you so much!

  4. Such a dazzling card! Love how you you did the mixed leafing flakes.

    • Thanks, Tricia!! They are so much fun

  5. One of the most overlooked sets so far, but not anymore! Pretty paper, pretty card!

    • Karen, Thank you!!

  6. Such fun cards — you’ve sold me on the versatility of this set – wow!

    • Mary- thank you!!! It is a wonderful set

  7. Absolutely gorgeous, Jennifer! What beautiful colors and great technique to showcase this die perfectly! <3

    • Thank you ❤!!!

  8. Beautiful Jennifer. This is one of those dies I’ve had mixed emotions on. You may have tipped my emotion a little toward “must have”. Thanks for sharing.

    • Rae- First of all, Thank you! Second, I had to have this set!!! Just loved it from the moment I saw it! It’s funny how you see a card and it changes your mind on the stamps or dies…

  9. That sentiment is so perfect with this!!! What a cool technique and color combination…Gorgeous card!

    • Jenie- Thank you so much!!!

    • Thanks, Candy!

    • Thank you, Pam!

  10. Love the colors you chose, and the sentiment is so perfect! You put the chandelier on my radar!

    • Thanks, Su! It is such a fun and different stamp set!

  11. What a fun card…especially paired with that sentiment!

  12. I just got this set in the mail yesterday and have been so anxious to play with it! Your cards are a great inspiration!

    • Corinne- you are going to have so much fun with this wonderful set!!!

  13. I love this chandelier! I didn’t think I liked it until I saw your sample! TFS

    • Nancy- thank you! I’m glad I could sway you towards this lovely set

  14. Hang!! in there – love it!

    • ? Margaret!!! ❤

  15. Love this technique and colors of this card, Jennifer. Gorgeous!

    • HJ- Thank you!!

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