13 February 2011

50th Birthday - Cupcake Stack

I still didn't feel like crafting today or really have the time for it but my boss texted me yesterday requesting a card for his wife.....for tomorrow! So I had to pull some card mojo from (I don't know) somewhere.

After about 3 attempts at making a card this afternoon I think I am happy to hand over this!!

Card Specs
Stamp/Image: TiddlyInks Cherry Bugg Digi Stamp
Colouring: Nil
Card Stock: Bazzill
Patterned Paper: DCWV Whimsy Stack
Inks: Versafine Onyx Black, ColorBox Rose Coral Chalk Ink and computer printer
Die Cuts: Spellbinders Scalloped and plain circle, Die-namics Faux Crochet Border and Sizzix Ida Lou's Flower box
Embellishments: Misc Ribbon, Kaiser Paper Blooms, Misc Flowers, Misc Decrotive Pins (and a dressmakers one thrown it), kaiser pearls and KindyGlitz

I am entering this in the following challenges

- House of Gilli Challenge # 1 - Receipe (Sparkle, 3 Patterned Papers, at least 2 dies and/or punches)

- Our Creative Challenge - Cut it Out

- Bizzy Bec's February Challenge - Sketch to the right

Happy Crafting
Sam xx

PS - I Used Bizzy Bec's February Sketch for inspiration


  1. Your card is gorgeous, and I'm sure your boss's wife will love it! Thanks so much for playing at House of Gilli!

  2. What a sweet birthday card - love the pretty colors and your cute cupcakes! Thanks so much for playing along with the OCC!

  3. Very pretty, your mojo is definetly working on this beauty!! Love those flowers and pins!! Thanks for playing along with the OCC cut it out challenge!!

  4. What a great card! You did wonderful - I can't believe you didn't feel like creating! Thank you for joining our very first challenge at House of Gilli Challenge Blog!
    Hugs, Wini

  5. gorgeous card!!
    Thank you so much for have joined our very first challenge at House of Gilli!

  6. Thank you so much for joining us at House of Gilli for our first challenge! I LOVE this card, the cupcakes are adorable. I am sure your boss's wife is going to LOVE it.

  7. Fabulous card love the cupcakes, thank you for joining us at House of Gilli

  8. Just lovely! Wonderful colors and that stack of cupcakes is totally sweet. Terrific job on the Cut it Out challenge. So happy you joined in the fun with us this week at Our Creative Corner.

  9. This is such a nice bday card! Three times is a charm indeed! Lovely creation!
    Thanks for sharing your card with us at House of Gilli Challenge!

  10. What a fabulous way to show the cupcakes, wonderful card and really pretty colours. Thanks for playing along with Bizzy Becs Challenge,xxx

  11. This is so pretty! Thanks for joining us at House of Gilli!