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Meljen's Designs - Bundle of Joy

One of my husband's co-workers recently had a baby girl and he asked me to make a baby card. Of course, that meant I had to make a run to Hobby Lobby for some paper and then I needed some new Copic makers to coordinate. See how that works? I hope he needs another card soon. ;)
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Please stop by the Meljen's Designs blog to see the new release (it is totally cute) and the DT inspiration pieces for the new challenge. Since the new challenge is "Anything Goes", you have no excuse not to join in for your chance to win some Meljen's Designs digital images. *wink*
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Thank you for stopping by today!
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Supplies:


  • Images: Rag Rabbits Trinkets by Meljens Designs & Bundle of Joy sentiments by Raindrop Echo Designs (Both on Whimsy stamps)
  • Papers: Textured cream & olive CS and Sweet Pea Polka Pink DP from the Paper Studio, My Mind's Eye Penny Lane Graceful Circles
  • Tools: Stampin' Up edge punch, Copic markers
  • Embellishments: Hug Snug Winter White seam binding, DMC floss (colored with Copics), misc. buttons & pearls, Inkssentials white pen, Zebra black gel pen

Challenges:

Comments

Dragonlady said…
Hi Cheryl

How cute is that bunny, lovely creation and thanks for playing at Aud Sentiments.

Hugs Ali x
Leanne said…
Ooh this is gorgeous!

Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday - good luck!

Leanne xx
Lisa Jane said…
whata cute little card , love the soft pretty colours
Thanks for joining us at sarah Hurley this week
Lisa ;)
alicaz said…
so cute! Sweet image and wonderful papers!
Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!
Karin said…
Super sweet card! Love that bunny and great coloring :)
Hands On said…
I love this sweet, sweet card. The Colours, the dsp that adorable bunny and your ribbon and button. So sweet. Thanks for playing with Stampin' Royalty!
Donna said…
Hi Cheryl,
Just wanted you to know that you were picked as the winner on my blog for the Whimsy blog Hop, if you want to pop in to my blog and then email me with your details, so we can get your prize out to you.
hugs
Donna xx
Melanie said…
Cheryl, this card is so sweet...what a gorgeous card for a new baby. The bunny looks so cute in pink, and I just love all the pearls you added (one of my favourite embellishments!).

Thanks for joining us at Sundays With Crissy this month!
Dawn said…
What a sweet card, with such a cute image. Great use of pink with this paper design. Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday. this week
Tameko said…
This card is just adorable! I can so relate to your husband needing a card, and the Hobby Lobby trip.
This is such a cute and adorable little card, you colored that little bunny so girly and love the dp and the ribbon with the button on it. Have a great weekend.
Josephine said…
Such a cute card - and lovely colours too.

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week.
mforquer said…
This is beautiful Cheryl - I love the soft colors and the bunny is so cute!!
Scrap It Girl said…
super cute & girly..love the colors & I am sure they will love getting the card!
Keva said…
That is so so cute! Love the image.
chris said…
Hi Cheryl its so perfect, love it.
Padster said…
Fabulous card - love that image - thanks for joining us at IDIC this week xx
jimlynn said…
Such a sweet, sweet, card. Just adorable.
Lynn
Pat (mspfd) said…
This is gorgeous! Everything works beautifully together... the new paper, coloring of your precious image and your wonderful embellishments! Great job cutting out the image. I just love this sweet card!!
HappyCrafter said…
ah, so sweet! love the soft colours, and the pearls on the bottom create a great border.
Gemma said…
a really sweet project Cheryl! Thanks for taking the time to enter the challenge this week over at I Did it Creations! Gemma :)
Cheryl said…
oh this is one gorgoues card for a baby really beautiful,hugs cheryl xxx
coldwaters2 said…
Hi Cheryl I so love this card the papers, design and image are wonderful thank you for joining our challenge at Aud Sentiments.
Hugs
lorraine x
Anne Marie said…
Cheryl, this is the cutest baby card, ever!! That sweet, pink rabbit and the awesome combo of papers is perfect for a little gal. I love how you popped up the bunny's head (which sounds a little odd to say, haha!) and all of your accents are just fabulous! :)
Karen B. said…
Super sweet and super cute!
Tammy said…
So sweet. Lucky you, to be able to find an excuse to buy more stuff, I'm running out of excuses and holidays.
Joanne Gilch said…
Your comment about having to go back to the store for hubby...mad me chuckle. Like we need an excuse to shop. It does,however, give us good reason to spend more and justify it! Teehee. Love the papers, image, senti,etc!!!!!! What's not to love about this sweet card?
clare said…
Thanks for joining our 'free for all' @ PTD this week. Good Luck. x
jaimie said…
Hi Cheryl,

What a luck for you, that he needs a card LOL,

Very sweet card, lovely colours,...

Greetings, Jaimie
Wonderful card, so cute and sweet! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!
Joanna K said…
And what a bundle of joy this is to look at! Sooooo cuuuuuute!
How adorable!! Love the patterned paper and the sweet little pearls on the border scallops too!!!
Great job!!
Hey - it's 7:49 am and it's Martini time!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Maria :)
Crafteezee said…
Beautiful, thanks for joining us at Craftalicious. Hugs Tracy x
Emma and Susan said…
This is such a gorgeous card, love everything about it.....thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments this time. Good luck!
Love and hugs
Susan and Emma
xxx
Meg said…
Don'cha hate it when you *have* to go to the store to get "essential" card making supplies? What a cute little card you created!
Riet said…
So beautiful card Cheryl,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.x
Anita said…
Your card is so adorable. The image is beautiful and I love the papers. I'm sure your hubby's friend loved it.
raindropecho said…
Oh my goodness, what a great layout and color combo! Cheryl, this is an absolutely darling card. Wow!

- Ann
Trish Hughes said…
love what you did, thanks for playing along with IDIC.
Trish
Cheryl, this is so pretty! I love the colour combo! Thanks so much for playing with us at Stampin' Royalty this week!
Audrey said…
Stunning! I love what you did with the bunny. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments and don't forget to enter in our October monthly drawing going on right now.
Princess Scary said…
So cute!

Thanks for joining us at Sarah Hurley Challenges :o)

Sarah x
This is so adorable!! Such a cute image and so nicely coloured. I really like the layout too--such a nice touch with the pearls!! Great patterned papers too--they are perfect for this image!! Thanks so much for joining us Sundays With Crissy!!
Hugs,
Sarah :D
Caroljenks said…
This is beautiful - I love the colours you've used and the image is gorgeous!

Thanks for joining us over at Top Tip Tuesday :)

Carol x

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