Happy New Year

As 2012 comes to an end, I wanted to do a few things to decorate the table at a New Year’s crop I was attending. I found a large martini glass (decorative only) at my local craft store. I had made a resolution to learn how to cut the faux etching vinyl from www.KNKUSA.com before the end of the year. So today, I did just that! I wanted the words to be read when looking at the glass, so I cut them to go on the inside of the glass. I used my KNK Maxx, speed 50 Force 60. I probably could have gone a little lower on the force. SONY DSC I added champagne colored glass balls to the inside. The font I used was Fiolex Girls; the champagne glasses were a free file from www.svgcuts.com.

I wanted to do a decorative block to put in my window for this week, so I cut Happy New Year in the faux etching vinyl and added gold vinyl (also from www.KNKUSA.com) on top to look like champagne glasses with “bubbly” inside. The phrase came from www.svgcuts.com and the glasses came from a different site, but I can’t remember where. My mistake is I put them on a frosted block SONY DSC SONY DSC Since I still had some vinyl left, I cut a “2013” to put on the outside of a glass I’ll drink my champagne from tonight. To make it show up, I added black tissue paper and silver star sticks. SONY DSC


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About Barbie469

I am a 3 machine KNK owner. I started with the "Yella Fella" and now own 3 (Groove-e, 24" Maxx and a 15" Maxx). I mainly cut rhinestone designs and vinyl for various projects. I also use it for scrapbooking and cards.

15 thoughts on “Happy New Year

  1. Happy New Year, Barbie!! Looks like you are all ready to celebrate. Hope 2013 is a good year for you and your family.

  2. What a way to start the new year out, very beautiful. I am so in love with your creations.

  3. Your projects look great, Barbie! Happy New Year to you! And thanks for all the nice ideas you’ve shared with us this past year.

  4. Great items. Thanks for sharing last year and I look forward to see the great ideas you share with us this year!

  5. Loved the glasses, Barbie. Happy New Year. The gold really shows up on the glasses which I liked. Thanks for sharing your projects..

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