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Sunday, 21 August 2011

Second Birthday Card

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Good morning everyone!

My friend's daughter is turning 2 at the end of the month, so a little card was in order. We don't get to see each other that often because we live on opposite sides of the country, but we regularly go shopping together somewhere......well, I say shopping, it's more of a natter and eating expedition ;) Anyway, yesterday we had another one of our expeditions and I brought the card and a few little gifts for Rhode's birthday.

I decided to make an aperture card, I think it works really well. This is my first attempt at making a rosette and it was so easy to make! I saw someone do it on Create and Craft and thought: I could do that. Turns out that I can :) I know it's a blue card for a girl, but sometimes you just have to go where inspiration takes you ;)





Materials:
* White base card
* StudioLight 3D images and inside sentiment
* Eline's Vintage Blue and Green and My Mind's Eye Fine and Dandy True Blue DP
* Black ink
* Flower and scalloped circle punch
* Gems, pearl, letters and number & line peel off from stash

Challenges:
* Totally Gorjuss (Cute and Cuddly)
* Crafts and Me (Blue or Bluegreens)
* Scrapbook Sisters (Blue)
* Deep Ocean (Light Blue)
* Allsorts (You've been framed)
* Pixie Cottage (Big on Birthday)
* Divas by Design (Birthday)
* A Spoon Full of Sugar (Birthday)
* Anything Goes (Birthday/Celebration)
* Emerald Fairies (Birthday)

I will probably be having a little play in the crafty room today as well, football on telly is the perfect excuse :)

12 comments:

  1. oh this is so cute - she will love it .. I love the little aperture and the rosette flower.
    Thanks for joining us at Divas by design this fortnight

    Lisa x

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  2. Just the sweetest image hun...!

    thanks for joining us at Divas...and good luck..!

    hugs Vicky xx

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  3. What cute and cuddly cards!! Thanks for playing with us this week at Totally Gorjuss!!

    Hugs,
    Patricia

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  4. What a sweetie. Definitely a cute and cuddly image. Love your rosette. Thanks for joining us at TG this week.

    Kat x

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  5. What a cute card! That image is adorable. The colors are wonderful, and I would imagine little Rhode will love the card!
    Thanks for joining us at The Pixiet Cottage this week!
    Nancy

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  6. What a clever idea, Ciska - just love how you've created that contrast with the window!

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  7. Hi Ciske, what a lovely card and such cute images! Hope little Rhode has a lovely birthday and what fun to go for a girly day out with a friend. Thanks for joining in with us this time at Divas by Design. Sarah

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  8. Such a stunningly cute project, love the image :) Papers are awesome too
    Thank you so much for joining us at DOC this fortnight :)
    Welcome back!

    Hugs, Louise

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  9. A sweet card! Thank you for joining the DT Call at Cutie Pie - Good luck! Woo x

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  10. Beautiful card. Nice design. I want to try to design like this for the Plastic cards, if you don't mind. I appreciate this.

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  11. Captivating what`s about to printing on plastic,i think it will give more shining and bright look...

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