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Sunday, 28 October 2012

Baby shower card for a friend

Hello lovely bloggers,

Hope you had a good weekend... A very warm welcome to my new follower and a big thank you. 

I have been invited to a baby shower this week so here is a quick card I put together in like 8 minutes - with a printed ribbon,  dry embossing, teeny weeny bit of stamping (Hampton Art stamp) and a ready made bow. 
Since the baby's gender is not known I left it at silver and white. And be prepared for a lot of silver and white Christmas cards that I am making. 


I seem to be loving silver and white these days... wonder why??? And I am kind of making flatter cards  as a friend of mine has asked for them. She wants to post them overseas so doesn't want 3D stuff on them. At first I felt a bit restricted, but now am enjoying the idea of creating such cards. 

I am going to enter this card for the following challenges:

http://ppp-makeitmonday.blogspot.com/ - anything goes
http://challenges4everybody.blogspot.co.uk/ - always anything goes
http://dreamvalleychallenges.blogspot.com/ - glitter and bling
http://glitternsparklechallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/ - monochromes
http://thesquirrelandthefox.blogspot.com/ - use a ribbon

Wish you a pleasant week ahead.

Love,

Monica

24 comments:

Doreen said...

Gorgeous card, love the papers.xxx

Sue said...

Hi Monica,love your new page and pic.
Beautiful card,love the embossing and cute image.
Hugs xx

Skye said...

A very sweet card. I love the colour and embossing.

I like the new look for your blog

Shirley-anne said...

I too love new look for you and blog
Beautiful card , fab embossing and ribbon .

Maria@Crafty Cre8tions said...

Quick cards are the best sometime!!!

This came out great! Love that embossed background!!!

LIke the new blog look too!

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Monica, I like the sweet baby feet the embossing and wee bears.
Kevin xx

Marjorie said...

Lovely card hunnie, really like the embossing..
Thank you for joining us this week at "Make it Monday"...
Hugs,
Marjorie
xx

Mian said...

Gorgeous CAS card! Great layout!

Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us this fortnight at The Squirrel and The Fox.
Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

Mian
The Squirrel and The Fox Design Team Member
http://mianspysselhorna.blogspot.com

purpleprincess2007 said...

I love baby cards - so sweet! Thanks for joining our challenge at Dream Valley!
Hugs xx Cara xx DT

jimlynn said...

Adorable! Love the embossing on here and of course the little bears and foot prints! Great card!
Also like the new blog background!!
Lynn

craftygranny said...

What a gorgeous card . i love baby cards. Thanks for sharing with us at glitternsparkle hugs trisha x

Karen said...

Hi Monica, I am fluttering in from MIM! :o) This card is beautiful and will be treasured by the mom-to-be! :o) I love the embossing and those sweet teddy bears. So happy I came by for a closer look.. your work is lovely. :o)

Hugs and blessings!

Abbie721 said...

Lovely card, great embossing. Thank you for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle this week. Abbie DT xx

sam said...

Stunning card and thanks for joining us on glitternsparkle xx Sam DT

Helen said...

Gotta love those tiny feet.

Pinkies Sparkly Creations said...

cute card love the white and silver together thanks for joining us at glitter n sparkle and good luck emma xx

Loz said...

Fabulous card and embossing Monica...Loz
Visiting from MIM..

1CardCreator said...

Sweet card, your friend will love it!

Karin said...

Beautiful card and I just love those baby feet! How sweet are those little toes :) Great new look to your blog and such a pretty photo of you!

Toni Herron said...

Love this Baby Shower card Monica! Looks great! And I too love rhe Silver and White.. So soft and elegant.. Thanks for joining us this week at Glitter n Sparkle..
Toni - DT

Andrea said...

what a beautiful card I saw it on MIM it simple and elegant I love the embossing ,a really pretty card .... I love it especially the cute little baby feet have a lovely weekend x #127

sarah-Jane said...

Great card. Thank you for joining us at Dream Valley.
Sarah-Jane, DT
xx

Evelina Wikberg said...

Cute! Love the embossing too.Thanks for joining us over at Dream Valley. Hugs Eva xx

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