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Crafty Soiree #120 & A Glitter Giveaway!

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Thanks for joining is for A Crafty Soiree! We have lots of great features to share– but first… how about a little bling and a sparkly giveaway?
The holidays are the perfect time to add some sparkle to your life. Create a glitter wonderland with help from Martha Stewart Crafts! Their glitter collections and project ideas will help you add dash of glitz to just about anything – from holiday decorations to party invitations. Why not share the fun and hose a Glitter Girl Party to get to glittering?! Invite your girlfriends over for some wine, snacks and an evening full of bedazzling creativity.
Rich Essentials Set
Try starting with the “Rich Essentials Glitter Set” from The rich array of 24 elegant colors lets you shine on the sophisticated side, whatever you’re glittering. Creating party invitations or sending out holiday greeting cards?
Another glitter get is the “Essential Christmas Glitter Glue” pack – perfect for writing on cards and scrapbook pages, and the fine tips are ideal for detailed and dimensional designs. 

The Martha Stewart Crafts “Decorative Boxes,” in designs like stars, poinsettia and pine cones, can be covered in glitter and used as ornaments, decorations or unique gift boxes. One fabulously simple décor idea: glitter a group of them and then cluster together as a table centerpiece. 

Glitter Tray and Rack

 Worried about the mess from your Glitter Girl Party? Martha Stewart Crafts has the solution! Keep crafting surfaces clean by using the “Glitter Tray and Rack,” which features an opening in one corner to easily brush excess glitter back into its container.

Glitter Clean Up Roller
And, if something does spill, the “Glitter Cleanup Roller” makes removing it a cinch. Plus, the roller remains sticky even after washing!
So go ahead and add a sparkly sprinkle to your holiday cards, decorations, party invitations, place cards or gift tags! For project ideas and glitter guidance – and to find the items mentioned above – visit Order by 12/31/12 and save 20% when you enter Coupon Code BLOG20 at checkout! 
Feeling inspired? Save 20% at when you enter BLOG20 at checkout through 12/31/12 – and enter the Martha Stewart Crafts “Bag Your Holiday Bills” Contest for your chance to win $2,500! Contest entry & details: Enter here — or for mobile, here:
READY TO WIN SOME GLITTER? This Martha Stewart Essential Colors Glitter Set has a retail value of more than $30!

Essential Colors Glitter Set

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Good Luck! And now for some festive features!
DIY Fingerless Gloves crafted by Shop Ruby Jean


Dr. Suess Christmas Quote sign crafted by Your Home Based Mom
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Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix from Adventures of a DIY Mom.
Christmas Ornament Fabric Wall Decals by It’s Always Autumn
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Chocolate Peppermint Krispie Treats by Shaken Together Life

Thanks for linking up and I hope you grab a button!


I’d love to see what else you’re been working on…

Party Guidelines

1.  Link up to four of your creative projects (No Etsy stores or other linky parties pretty please).  

2.  Add your link to the specific posts not the main URL.

3.  Add a “Crafty Soiree” button to your blog or posts.

4.  Please comment on the post linked up in front of you.  All partygoers love meeting new friends… don’t just stop there…if you see something that catches your fancy– stop by and say hi!

5.  Your hostesses would love it if you’d follow us. You can find Katie here


Show us what you’ve got… let’s get this party started!




  1. WOW Malia! What an AWESOME give away! A sparkling collection of goodies!!!! : ) Sending hugs…

  2. Becky Greene says:

    I actually have a bowl full of acorns that are drying and curing in order to be glittered.

  3. What an AWESOME giveaway and thank you SO much for featuring my chocolate peppermint krispies!!

  4. Thank you so much for hosting!!

  5. Thanks for hosting a great party and giveaway!

  6. Thanks for hosting Malia!

  7. I have some frames that need to be glittered!

  8. I would love to glitter some cards and scrapbook pages!

  9. thanks for the party! love that grinch quote on your feature :)

  10. Who doesn’t like glitter? I would get a headstart on Valentine’s Day projects!

  11. Wow!! thank you so much for the feature!! and what a great giveaway!!

  12. Wow, glittery prize for the season. I’d make some homemade ornaments. Thank you!

  13. What a great giveaway! I love glitter and I would glitter a wooded lighthouse I have.

  14. Glitter ornaments and greeting cards!

  15. Thanks so much for hosting, Malia! Hope you have a great weekend! And I’d glitter some candles!

  16. I would love to glitter an old table lamp I have

  17. Thanks for hosting! I love glitter and love those acorns!

  18. I’d like to make some homemade ornaments w/ the kids!

  19. I would glitter the stems of my wine glasses for Christmas celebrating

  20. what a fun giveaway! thanks for hosting the link party too

  21. What wouldn’t I glitter! I’d start with some ornaments and cards and add some twinkle to pinecones!! Be especially blessed, Kathy

  22. Wow! So many great projects linked up already! Thanks for the chance to win this beautiful glitter :)

  23. Leann lindeman says:

    I love glitter!! I am a scrapbooker, I would probably find lots of things to glitter.

  24. I just love glitter, I would use this for my Little Mermaid costume for my Disneyworld Marathon in January

  25. Everything is better with glitter

  26. I would like to glitter so many things – ornaments and gifts are on the brain right now. :-) But I think everything could use a little sparkle! :-)

  27. I recently glittered some jewelry, now I’d like to glitter some snowflakes!

  28. Nancy Carr says:

    Love glitter. Great giveaway.

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