Pick up brad with tweezers heat brad up about 50 sec with embossing gun. Dip brad into embossing powder and it melts on the hot brad resulting in a smooth shiny finish. Can even re-heat brad and dip into glitter for festive look.
Gift wrap tip idea to reuse ribbon. Flat Iron as Ribbon Smoother: Get the kinks out of wrinkled wrapping ribbons that were tied around your birthday presents for recycled bows without the telltale creases from the previous gift box.
Klompen Stampers (Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Jackie Bolhuis): Another Use For Embossing Folders This is a picture only tip, My tip would be to make sure the paint is dry before putting through the embosser each time.