Sunday, March 18, 2012

Take 1

Hi stampers!  I hope you've all had a great weekend!  We took a little impromptu trip to my hubby's college town this weekend!  It was fun but also means there wasn't much stamping around here but I did get a few cards done on Friday and finished up yesterday before we left! 

I really liked (yet again) the color challenge over at Create with Connie & Mary this week!  I probably like it so much because it's a combo straight out of the everyday enchantment DSP!  Well, I was going to use the DSP but inspiration struck and took me in a different direction!  I thought these colors would make a cute baby card!  I know, I know....I've got baby on the brain.  I blame my new little cousin partly and the fact that I want one of my own, hehe!  I also need a baby boy card for a shower in a couple of weeks for another cousin and this color combo fit the bill! 
Stampin' Supplies:
Stamps:  Fox & friends, letter it, pennant parade
Paper:  Whisper white, pool party, lucky limeade, peach parfait
Ink:  Pool party, lucky limeade peach parfait
Accessories:  Circle punch, scalloped circle punch, 5/16th jumbo brads, pool party ruffled ribbon

I took the layout from a card in last years Idea Book & Catalog.  The little baby sentiment is from pennant parade and we all know that one of my favorite things is to stamp over the letters in letter it!  I also FINALLY used up some of the jumbo brads that I just HAD to have and then they sat and sat and sat, lol!  I think it will be a cute card in with the present...which I NEED to go get soon....that was on the list for the weekend until we picked up and ran out of town:-)

And since this wasn't my original idea for this challenge I'll be back with take 2;-)

Happy stamping!

10 comments:

  1. Soooo sweet Love all of the cute critters and that layered sentiment! Sunch a fun card! :)

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  2. This is such a cute baby card! I love how you layered the stamps! Such a great idea!! And the little animals as the background just make it so sweet! Thanks for playing the challenge at Create with Connie and Mary!

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  3. Adorable use of that stamp set! These "friends" are adorable in the challenge colors and suitable for a boy or a girl. Fresh and modern when used on a baby card...So glad you joined us at CCMC!

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  4. Oh how BRILLIANT to use those fun little critters in the colors for a baby card...just DARLING! Thanks for playing along this week in the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge!

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  5. Love the background you made with those stamps! I'm still waiting on my alphabet set...looks great on your baby card!

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  6. What a sweet card!! These colors look fantastic on a baby card. I will have to remeber this. Love the details! Thanks for joining us this week over at Create with Connie and Mary.

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  7. Awww...adorable baby card with one of my favorite stamp sets! So glad you joined us at CCMC this week! So glad you joined us at CCMC this week!

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  8. Darling baby card...perfect colors for a boy! Love the way you went back to basics and made your own DSP! Thanks for playing the Create with Connie & Mary Challenge this week!

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  9. Awwww what a FUN baby card! Perfect colors for babies. Thanks for playing along with us at CCMC!

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