Starting with a beige card stock, I chose this oak leaf medallion design and a sentiment from the same set (a clear set by The Paper Company Studio that I found several years ago at JoAnne's) and stamped them, then heat-embossed them with Ranger's Super Fine Detail Gold embossing powder. Then I simply trimmed it out, framed it with some gold vellum, and put it on my card base that had been dry embossed with this Cuttlebug folder called Victoria. It's hard to get a good picture of the gold. Here's one where I tilted the card to catch the glimmer:
Cath gave us some gorgeous examples, and I can't wait to see what everyone comes up with!