Sunday, 22 May 2011

Happy Birthday Megan



I have made this card for a girl at work Megan who is 18 tomorrow. I decided to use the side stepper fold and stuck to a black and white colour scheme. The papers I have used are all scraps and off cuts from my scraps folder.

Attention To Detail:

The little forever friends bear stamps are from the "Glitter Pot" and were coloured with my promarkers: Ivory, Vanilla, Saffron, Dusky Pink, cool grey 1-5 and Black. The birthday recipe stamp is from "Lili Of The Valley" stamps.


I also used a "Penny Black" sentiment stamp inside the card and added a second bear. I embellished the card with black ribbon from my stash and clear gems.

Challenges:

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Jules Crafty Snippets - #20 (JFF).
Craft Your Days Away - #20 White plus one (Black & White).
Crafty Catz - #83 Anything Goes.
Totally Papercrafts - #67 Don't Be Square.

18 comments:

  1. this is just adorable!!! Love it!! Hugs Juls

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  2. A fantastic card Andria - I love the bubbles coming from the champagne! A great card for an 18th.

    Sheena
    xxx

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  3. Very chic! This is ideal for an 18th, the bears with the bottle and glass are so cute!

    luv, Mags x

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  4. Wow Andria this is adorable, just love the FF stamps,
    Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Catz,
    Good luck,
    Hugs Bridget CCDT

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  5. As always a gorgeous card Andria - love it. Anne x

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  6. oh super card I just forever friend :0) thank you for sharing with us at the crafty catz linda x

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  7. A fab card.Thanks for sharing this with us at CYDA.xxx

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  8. Never thought of using the snippets quite as well as this - your card is lovely. your snippets sound as if they are much more organised than mine are. They were once all colour co-ordinated but seem to have over taken the system somewhere along the line. More snippet organising seems to be in order.
    Thanks for the comment on my cards
    x Tricia

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  9. stunning card andria.love the striking colours and the ff bear is fab.your card shape is fabulous, is it easy to make :D

    xx coops xx

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  10. Love the way this card is constructed. :)

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  11. Hi Andria

    What a great shape for using up snippets and yet leaving you with a beautiful card.

    I love what you have done here. Your image is super cute and I love the bubbles around the sentiment.

    Gorgeous inside and out!

    Thank you for keeping me company again this week Andria and for your lovely inspiration.

    Have a good week.

    Love Jules xx

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  12. Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at CYDA xx

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  13. Gorgeous card, thanks for sharing your fab card with us at Crafty catz x carol

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  14. Gorgeous card Andria :-) the bears are adorable and the colours and design are fabulous !! Perfect 18th card !! I love it ! :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Totally Papercrafts Challenge :-)
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  15. Really fabulous card and a great way to use your snippets.
    Lynne xxx

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  16. Fantastic card! Thanks for joining in with our White Plus One challenge at Craft Your Days Away.

    Crafty Creations by AJ
    Amanda

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  17. Totally fabulous. I love everything about it.

    Hugs, Sandra

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  18. Brilliant card for using some of those snippets we accumulate. Totally gorgeous!
    Kaz xx

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