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6.24.2009

Happy Birthday


Happy Wednesday to you all! I can't believe it's Hump Day already! This week is going faster than I thought it would. Anyway, today's card was made for the Gallery Idol challenge sponsored by good ole' Paper Crafts! The card is a 4.25" square. I used some SEI goodies provided by Moxie Fab World blog when I won the Citrus Color Challenge last month! I know I've mentioned this before, but that Bridgeport SEI collection is so nice! It's great for wedding ensembles too (hmmmm)! I used a leftover paper from this card. It s double-sided, so you get two-for-one! Using my Scor-Bug, I paper pierced the patterned paper, then added faux stitching with a Uniball Signo white gel pen. The edges were distressed with Tim Holtz distresser.


Card Instructions
  1. Trim lemon tart cardstock into a 4.25" square card.
  2. Trim patterned papers to 4" x 4".
  3. Paper pierce the patterned paper, then add faux stitching with gel pen.
  4. Distress the edges of the patterned paper, then tie ribbon around it.
  5. Stamp sentiment on tag, adhere to patterned paper, then adhere to card front.
  6. Add buttons.
:: My Goodies {Happy Birthday} ::
Stamps: Papertrey Ink - birthday basics
Ink: Stampin' Up!- purely pomegranate
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink -lemon tart
Patterned Paper: SEI Bridgeport collection
Accessories: Michaels - white ribbon; SEI- tag (Bridgeport collection); Scor-Bug; Tim Holtz-paper distresser; Craft Supply - buttons
Card Size: 4.25" x 4.25"

7 comments:

Sarah-Jane Kale' said...

This is really lovely Ashley.

xx Sarah

Winter said...

Very elegant Birthday card! I love the patterned paper and the distressed edges!

Maria L. said...

You card is so happy AND elegant all at the same time! :)

sarahmartina said...

Ohh I just love this one Ashley! You could frame it! So pretty... and you've sold me on that SEI Paper collection!

Anya said...

Very pretty! Love the yellow/pomegranate color combination! :)

Heather P. said...

This is so pretty, and the colors are fantastic together! :)

Angie Tieman said...

What a pretty card! So soft and sweet, I love it!

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