Handmade Cards, WOW DT

WOW & Gerda Steiner Designs Collaboration Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to my blog! Today the WOW Design Team are joining forces with the fabulous Gerda Steiner Designs team for a fun-filled Blog Hop.

If you’re following along the blog hop, you should have arrived here from Cathy Chapdelaine. I’ll list all of today’s blog hop participants below, if you want to start at the beginning.

I have two cards to share, featuring some cute Christmas cats from Gerda Steiner and some gorgeous Christmas Twist embossing glitters from WOW.

Card 1

I stamped the adorable cat from the Gerda Steiner Deck the Halls stamp set, colouring it with copic markers then cutting it out. This image reminds me of my first cat, who loved to play with baubles off the Christmas tree.

Using an embossing pen, I added ink to the baubles then embossed them with the following embossing glitters:

  • Ruby Romance
  • Midnight Dream
  • White Twinkle
  • Pearl Gold Sparkle
  • Aventurine

These glitter colours are available individually or as a set called Christmas Twist in the WOW Embossing store.

I used the Lawn Fawn Just Double Stitching Circles die set to add detail to my card base.

I stamped a sentiment from the Gerda Steiner Deck the Halls stamp set using WOW clear embossing ink, then heat embossed with WOW Metallic Gold Rich super fine embossing powder.

I added the cat to the card with foam tape to finish.

Card 2

For my second card, I used the sweet and funny Carol Kitten stamp set. These cats really make me smile.

As before I coloured them with copic markers, then cut them out. I added sparkle to the hats and scarves, using Ruby Romance and White Twinkle embossing glitters.

For interest on my card base, I used a Lawn Fawn Just Stitching Double Rectangle, then added a heat embossed sentiment using Metallic Gold Rich super fine embossing powder.

To finish, I embossed some musical notes using the Aventurine embossing glitter, the added the cats to the card with foam tape.


Remember to leave comments along the blog hop, to be in with a chance to win.

There are two prizes up for grabs – a $25 gift card to the Wow Embossing Store and a $25 gift card to the Gerda Steiner Designs store.

The competition will run for one week, with the winner announced on Monday 25 November.

Thank you so much for stopping by my blog today. Your next stop is Jenny Colacicco. Happy hopping!

Here is the complete list of blog hop participants. Don’t forget to leave comments on each stop for a chance to win!

Thank you for taking the time to comment too. I read and appreciate every one!

Don’t forget, you can save 10% on orders at the U.K. and USA WOW stores, using my discount code: WOWDTGC


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90 thoughts on “WOW & Gerda Steiner Designs Collaboration Blog Hop”

    1. Learning about so many different embossing powders & just love both those stamp sets! So adorable! Impressive copic coloring as well!

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  1. WOW! You got to decorate your cards with very cute kitties!!! You are also very lucky yo have different colors of WOW embossing powders!!! Very cool. 🙂

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  2. Love that little cat and yarn card. It’s simple, yet very cheery. The cat trio in the second card is just cute! I love how you did the backgrounds in both, and embossing really adds great texture to both cards.


  3. Oh my goodness! I am so in love with these kitties! Your cards are amazing and so glittery. I have these stamps in my “cat collection “ and can’t wait to try this. WOW! No pun intended.


  4. I love cats and your cards are wonderful. I love all the shine and glitter from the embossing powders and the expressions on the kitties is beyond cute. Love your cards.

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  5. I’m not crazy about cats, but this stamp set changes my mind! I absolutely love what the Metallic Gold Rich super fine embossing powder does for a card!

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  6. Such adorable cats. You have colored them so well. Your embossed features are spectacular. Fantastic cards, thanks for sharing.


  7. I love your cards. Such adorable kittys…. I love reading the post along with the cards… I learn so many little tips that I never really thought of…. the embossing pen to do the lights (never even thought about that….Thanks for sharing…..

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