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Monday, April 26, 2010

Monday with Lindsay - Girly card


Updated: This was a top 5 winner in the Hope Stamps Eternal Cupcake Inspiration Challenge.
We are back to our normal posting schedule after all the birthday festivities earlier this month to celebrate the first birthday of Lindsay's Stamp Stuff. Our theme for this week is "Feeling Girly".

Since I need several birthday cards over the next couple of weeks, I decided to make a girly birthday card. I used the cupcake tree image from the Sweet Stuff digital stamp set and gave the card a bit of a vintage feel. (Here is a shout out to my friend Scrap-It-Girl who gave me the old dictionary pages used on this card. Thank you!) To keep it girly and feminine I added pearls, lace, ribbon, and flowers.

Stop by to see what girly projects the rest of the DT created.

Challenges for this card:

Supplies:

  • Image: Sweet Stuff digital stamp set from Lindsay's Stamp Stuff on mygrafico, Inside sentiment from Paper Garden Projects
  • Papers: My Minds Eye Love Nest paper stack, kraft cards stock from Papertrey, Georgia Pacific cs
  • Inks: Tim Holtz Distress Ink - tea dye
  • Embellishments & Tools: Stampin' Up markers, Sakura clear, silver, & pink glitter pens, Spellbinders nestabilities, Kaiser half pearls, Glimmer mist in pearl, Close To My Heart edge distressing tool, book pages, misc. ribbon, lace, small flowers

69 comments:

Jocelyn aka JoBear2 said...

Beautiful vintage card! Really love all the embellies and that GORGEOUS flower!! Great digi image - I'll have to check out that one.

~Jeri~ said...

Beautiful card! Love the distressed look and the detail you put into it. I love love the flower!!! Fabulous work!!

Thanks for joining us this week at Sew Many Challenges!

Lindsay Weirich said...

sweetie, that is art plain and simple, I love the vintageness of it!

Leanne said...

I love this card! You did a great job with all the distressing to give it such a great vintage feel!! Love your flower! I've been looking for a old book or dictionary and hope I find one soon!! TFS!!

Cassie said...

That is a very cool card, Cheryl! I love the ribbon! Glad you joined us over at Clearly Inspired Challenges ;D

Softpencil said...

What a beautiful card Cheryl! I love pink-brown combo ;)

Thank you for your interest on joining our blog hop! I´ll be sending you more info on the upcoming days :)

Sandy O said...

Oh now, this is gorgeous! Everything about it is stunning.

Thank you for sharing it this week with us at Sew Many Cards challenge

Karin said...

I love that you used pages with text on it...I never would have thought to put it on a card with cupcakes, but it totally works with the vintage look this card has! You are awesome!

Doreen said...

This is stunning I love all your distressing. Thank you so much for joining us at magical Crafts.xxx

Crafty Creations said...

Cheryl - beautiful birthday card!!! The vintage feel is gorgeous! I have never made a vintage card - gotta look through my stash to see what would match the vintage look! Yours is terrific!
Maria
PS: Thanks for being a consistent visitor to my blog :)

Joanne Gilch said...

Cheryl, gorgeous card. The layers, the layout the elements...all are so lovely. Just beautiful.

Tamara Bennett said...

What a lovely card! I love the shabby chic look!

Marlene said...

Fantastic card! Love the colors...the elements you used, the whole nine yards!

Rachel Hope said...

YUM!!!!! Fun image...love the colors and details! Thanks for playing along with the Cupcake Inspiration Challenge!!

Joan said...

Oh what a fancy cupcake holder - an awesome card. I love that little flower at the bottom too.

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

wow! gorgeous! i love everything about it!

Cindy Haffner said...

BEAUTIFULLY done.

carol said...

Oh wow gorgeous...love everything...Thankyou for sharing with Sew many cards, x carol

Queen La Rubba ~ Rachael Doxsee said...

Super elegant and scrummy cup cake card!! Very lovely colors! Fab coloring and flowers!

Thank you for joining us for this weeks "Sew Many Cards Challenge“! I look forward to seeing more of your SUPER FABULOUS crafty works in the future! I invite you to hop on over and celebrate my DT positions with me by entering in my candy giveaway!
HUGS
Rach ~ Queen La Rubba

Mummylade said...

what a marvellous flower you made! Thank you so much for entering the DCD challenge this week and good luck.

Micki said...

oh I love it. Definitely has a wonderful vintage feel and just love the little flower. :-)

Donna Faglie said...

Very nice. I like the vintage feel.

Margie said...
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Margie said...

Your card is fabulous!
Thank you for joining us at SMC Challenges!
Hugs,
Margie

kim.mom said...

WOW!!! Love those flowers!! Your distressing just makes it perfect!! Awesomely yummy card!!! Thanks for sharing with us at SMC!

Tammy said...

Beautiful creation as usual. Great job on making it feminine. Thanks so much for joining us at OSAAT.

Sarah said...

Beautiful creation, love all your gorgeous detail, Thanks for joining us over at OSAAT, hope to see you again soon Good Luck
Sarah xx

Tammy said...

Great card...distressing is wonderful along with all the other elements.
Thanks for joining us this week at OSAAT. Smiles...Tammy

my5bratz said...

love this image, GORGEOUS card :0)

HappyCrafter said...

Gorgeous! Love the feminine feel and the lace especialy.

Shelly Schmidt said...

Delightful card- I love the tiered cupcake image- and I love the card you put together! TFS

Sudha - Art Admirer said...

Lovely works dear.
Thanku for visiting my blog.

Andrea said...

This card is stunning! Love everything about it, and the flowers are gorgeous!

Shannon - Desert Designs said...

Stunning Cheryl! I love the vintage-y look - simply stunning! :)

Kathy said...

Beautiful card Cheryl!! I love the shabby vintagey look of it!! Your interpretation of the sketch is fabulous and thanks so much for playing along!
:)Kathy

Kathy said...

This is a fun image. Love the vintage combined with girly theme, so pretty. The lace is the perfect accent, too.

raindropecho said...

How scrumptious is this! I love it, Cheryl! So much texture and detail. Wow. Pretty flowers, too!
- Ann

Jeanet said...

Wow, I love this card, what a great paper flower and a fab image!
Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations this week!

Donna said...

Yummy card, and I love the colours. Thanks for joining us at Magical Crafts.
Hugs, Donna x

Anita said...

So cute, thanks for playing with us this week at Sew Many Challenges. Hugs, Anita

Cheryl said...

Oh this is one beautiful card,thanks
so much for joining us at OSAAT
love hugs cheryl xxx

Kelli said...

fantastic!!

Cheri said...

WOW. Thanks for joining us at Sew Many Cards Challenges this week.

Trimgym said...

Lovely pink and brown card. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck!

Jo and Tigerlover.

Roberta Laliberte said...

WOWOOO! gorgeous. Love your distressing! Perfect.

Thanks for joining Fairy Fun Fridays this week!

xoxox

havingfunwithpaper said...

Stunning card! I love the vintage, worn look!

sam said...

Great card Cheryl and I love the flowers.
Thanks for joining us here at OSAAT.
Sam x

Cass said...

Gorgeous! I love everything about it!

Cor* said...

Holy Challenges Batman! Good for you! Don't you just love when you actually have a reason to make a card!! Happy Birthday!! yay! Thanks for joining the fairies this week at FFF!

Eiglas said...

Super card Hunni!
Thank you so much for coming over to play at C.R.A.F.T this week!
Hugs,
Eiglas
x

Hope Jacare said...

Thanks for playing along in our Pink and Brown challenge at C.R.A.F.T. What a fabulous card! Cheers Claire x

Susie Sugar said...

Fab card love your flowers Cheryl
Thanks for playing our Karens Make your own flowers challenge with us at DCD this week please come back soon for more fun
Hugs Susie & Vikki xx

Candace said...

This is sooo cute! I love that image of the cupcake tree! I must have it! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sweet Stop Sketches! :)

Sew-Ink said...

Ohh...this is very cute, love the colors and everything goes so well together.

andrea said...

beautiful card,yummy image and lovely detail thankyou for joining us at c.r.a.f.t. this week
andrea

Nicola said...

Gorgeous card and fabulous floral detail Cherly.
Thank you for joining us at Die Cut Dreams.
Hugs,
Nicola -x-

Biscuitlid said...

beautiful and vintage, love the paper you've made your flowers out of

Fab to see you joining in at Die Cut Dreams and Creative Card Crew
Hugs
Victoria
x

merniebug said...

I adore your vintage cupcakes card. I already had it bookmarked before I even knew who had done it. Fabulous work.

Shelley said...

This looks yummy, and I love the colours and style. Thanks for joining in with this weeks SMC Challenge.
Hugs Shelley xx

AmandaB said...

This card is so YUMMY!!! I love the image and all the girlie touches.. Thanks for sharing your card with us at SSDS this week..

Amanda:0)

stitchy said...

Cheryl,love the cupcakes, makin me hungry now lol thank you for joining us at OSAAT - hope to see you again..good luck

stitchy xoxox

vikkithescrapjunkie said...

Thankyou for joining in the DCD challenge with your beautiful card, Your handmade flower is gorgeous.
Love n hugs
Vikki xx

Krystal (skdeleeuw) said...

Wow! That's a lot of challenges! Gorgeous card. Congrats on being chosen in the Top 5 at the Cupcake Inspration Challenge.

Sandra said...

Gorgeous card. I love the cupcake theme and your flower is beautiful! Thanks for joining us with our flower challenge on Dare U 2 Digi Stamp.
Sandra x

thread-bare said...

Gorgeous card. Love the vintage look to it. Thanks for joining in with us at OSAAT xx Clare (DT) x

Deanne Burton said...

Adorable card!!!
Thanks for participating in the Sisterhood of Scrap challenge!!!

Scrapaddict said...

Love the vintage look and feel! Thanks for playing Simple Doodles!

April Rose said...

What a gorgeous vintage style card! I love the cupcakes and fabulous flower! Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy Friday!
Hugs,
April

dstandard said...

Fabulous card! Love the stamp!

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