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Shimmer Sheetz Sunday: Snowflake Ornaments
By Judi Kauffman Shimmer Sheetz ornaments add a special touch to a tree, mantel, or gift box. They’re also fun to mail instead of – or inside of – a holiday card! Each of the three snowflakes in the new die set includes partially-cut elements that can be bent upward for dimension, a beautiful detail. Instead of cutting the snowflakes out of sparkly Shimmer Sheetz, I went for the opposite, the unexpected: Matte snowflakes with a sparkly 2-layer Shimmer Sheetz background. Match the color of the snowflake to the color of the outer circle (Shown: White Iridescent SS). Choose a contrasting color for the Stitched Circle just behind the snowflake (Shown: Ruby Gemstone and Fire Opal Gemstone SS). See the supply list for more color options or pick your own combo! Shimmer Sheetz is a challenge to photograph, but amazing in person, and the way light reflects off the surface of the Stitched Circle makes the ornaments really special. INSTRUCTIONS: Die cut a snowflake from white cardstock backed with Clear Double Sided Adhesive Sheet OR from White Velvet Adhesive Sheet. Tip: Adhesive-backed snowflakes are easier to work with – no wet glue to deal with! Die cut a Stitched …