Cupcake Inspirations Challenge 371

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Hi there, happy Sunday!
Are you ready for another Cupcake Inspirations Challenge!?
This week's sponsor is Neat & Tangled!
They just celebrated their 4th birthday, congratulations!

One random winner will receive a $15 gift certificate! Wow!
Make sure you link up your creation this week!

Such a perfect theme!
Here is my take...;-)

What's shinier than a handful of sequins!? *Hee Hee*
So naturally, I made a shaker card!

The sponsor gave us the DT members a very generous discount, thank you!
I got these beautiful shades of blue sequins, which were mixed with some clear and white sequins, and gold and silver stars! 
The blues look gorgeous with gold, don't they!?

I used one of the sentiments from the Gifts For You set to make my own patterned paper. 
The word bubble die A Lot To Say was used to create the window and the indentation that was left after die cutting was colored with a gold marker (a bit

I am also entering this card to the Little Tangles Challenge over at Neat & Tangled ;-)
I found out this theme after making my shaker card, how perfect is that!?

*my notes*

Stamp: Gifts For You (Neat & Tangled)
Paper: Whisper White, Gold Foil Sheet, Gold Soiree DSP (SU!)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Gold Ink Pad, Gold Marker, Spectrum Noir Markers
Accessory: Ocean Breeze Mix, Summer Sky Mix, Royally Blue Mix Sequins (Neat & Tangled), Sparkling Clear, Marshmallow, Tiny Silver Sequins, Gold Star Confetti (Pretty Pink Posh)
Tool: A Lot To Say Die (Neat & Tangled), Happy Birthday Border Lawn Cut (Lawn Fawn)

Thank you so much for stopping by!
Hope you enjoyed it!
Now let's all head over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog and check out how the rest of DT members shine bright!


  1. Shaker cards are always so fun and yes, I can't think of anything shinier! Your card is fabulous Naki!!

  2. I absolutely adore your shaker card! The colours, the 'patterned' paper you created, the little girl, the speech bubble! Simply awesome!

  3. What a gorgeous card! I love the contrast of the blue sequins with the gold background!

  4. How cute is this? I love the shaker and how it works so well with the cute girl!

  5. This is one of those amazing designs where you spend tons of time trying to figure out what was stamped and what was printed paper. Absolutely stunning design.

  6. Naki this shimmers and shines. So pretty!!!

  7. Oh this is so beautiful and the fabulous gold! Wonderfully done!

  8. Fabulous card!! Thanks for joining us at Little Tangles!

  9. Love it! Thanks for playing with Little Tangles!