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1.14.2010

Birthday Wishes



Hey Bleeps! It's Friday Eve and that's reason to start celebrating! I've got a card to share with you today to celebrate a birthday! Oh boy do I have a lot to do tomorrow. My final gallery upload of SCS DD DT - YIKES! Why do I wait until the last minute! I tried last night, but barely got one project finished. I have a lot more to do. How did this happen during my last month? :) I hope I can pull through! You've got to check out the gallery on Friday just to see what I come up with. This is going to be a long day ahead!



Here is a photo from my Project 365 app (yesterday). Meet my new, trendy lunch tote! I learned about it from watching the Food Network. It's by Built NY and it's made from wet suit material! It's insulated and machine washable. They have a lot of cute designs and styles. They even make laptop sleeves and all sorts of neat finds. I purchased mine on Macys.com because they were having an online sale when I made my purchase. It's soft and folds flat when it's empty! I really like it so much better than my mini lunch BOX! Just thought I'd share since the Project 365 app doesn't load my journaling portion...UGH! I think an update is on its way!

Alrighty, Bleeps...pray for me! Thanks so much and enjoy your day!

Instructions
  1. Trim cardstock to create an A2 card base.
  2. Stamp images and punch circles.
  3. Adhere circles to card front.
  4. Stamp sentiment and adhere to card front.
Supplies

Stamps :: The Stamps of Life - ;Papertrey ink - paper tray
Ink :: Clear Snap - chestnut
Paper :: Stampin' Up! - soft suede, crushed curry, bermuda bay, kiwi kiss; Papertrey Ink - plum pudding, raspberry fizz, lemon tart

17 comments:

Winter said...

So cute! I just saw some lunch totes at walmart like that. Different pattern, but is was like you said a wet suit material! So neat!

naomi chokr said...

My friend has the same lunch tote. i carry my breakfast in whatever paper bag i have laying around. Currently its starbucks. I need to get one you have. Buying one this weekend!!!

love how you got some inspiration from your tote!!! I bet you see cards everywhere. hmmm crazy guy walking..missing some hair....i can make a card out of that. hahah JK

praying for you.... you'll get things done!!!!

Dana said...

Very cute, Ashley! Love how you got your inspiration and how clean and simple your card is :-)

mom2christopher said...

What a sweet card! Love the design! Great inspiration...your lunch tote! Fun! :) Kathy

NikkiNix said...

You have a MAC - woot woot! I just got one for Christmas and am figuring it out slowly but surely ;)

Do you use iWeb to blog?? Any tips (when you are finished your deadline of course) - have fun creating today!!!

NikkiNix said...

Naomi is hilarious BTW!! Dog walking with swishing white tipped tail... candy store... blk food store... fabric store... kids playground... blogworld... oh yeah... inpiration is everywhere if you are in the mood to see it !!

Anthonette said...

I love repeated geometric shapes. Super cute card, Ashley!

Jessica said...

Extremely cute birthday card, Ashley!!! Love the bright fun circles.
Thanks for sharing a picture of your lunch tote. I love the colors and the fact that it has polka dots in many colors makes me want to buy one (even though I would barely use it). TFS

Shauna {SK Studios} said...

love this card!! such a great LO :)

Maile Belles said...

Fabulously simple card Ashley! Love it!!! Thinking of you and praying for you. I know you will pull through wonderfully, you all ways do!

Geny (Mommy Geny) said...

Lovin' this card Ashley!

Heather in FL said...

Isn't that so cute? At first I was thinking, gee those flowers look familiar. Then I realized, I HAVE that set! :-) Such a cute use of the stamps and of color.

Heather P. said...

Oh, this card is fabulous... Love the colors and the small offset circles! :)

LOL, I struggled too sometimes with finding the motivation to get things done... YOU CAN DO IT!!! :)

Charlene Austin said...

OMGosh...Naomi CRACKS me up!!!

Cute card Ash. Loving the lunch tote too! Look at you girl! Ms Stylin'!

p.s....my work verification is not a nice word. Let's just say thank goodness there is an "r" after the F. LOL.

Alice Wertz said...

fabulous birthday card, Ashley! I am sure you'll be fin for your post! =)

Savitri said...

Saw your lunch tote on FB. I can't remember if I commented or not. Very cute and love the card too. Circles dots dots dots :P

Angie Tieman said...

Love this fun card! I'm SO sad you won't be in the DT Gallery anymore, you always rocked it!

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