Saturday, 20 August 2011

birthday card

hi all
i was asked to make a card for a friend to give his wife....girly he here it is
i used the  free shoe digi from jak heath,promarkers,lace,timholtz tattered floral die for the flowers,papers from rasperry road " shabby shack "design pack,ribbon  and pearls from meiflower
the card has a hidden panel behind the image with a poem in that the guy wanted me to incorporate using his own words,the panel is hidden when you tie the bow.....
inside also has a birthday verse in it.

challenges entered
 aspoonfullofsugarchallenge. birthdays
makeitmonday..anything goes
aifactorychallenges. anything goes
digiswithattitudechallenges. anything goes
.passionatelyartistic. show your creations
onestitchatatimechallenge. anything goes
fussyandfancychallenge. use 3 or more fave embellies[ handmade flowers ribbons and pearls]
jellyparkchallenges. use a fave embellishent [a bow]
thecraftypad cute and girly
paperplaytime. anything goes
craftuscrazy. anything goes [entry 3of 3]
paper-craftingjourney. anything goes
sassystudiodesigns. use more than 1 die cut
stampinsanity. anything goes
creativecardcrew. hand made flowers
tuesdaytaggers. anything goes
.papertakeweekly. bingo [pearls, ribbon, free[die cuts] ]
anythingchallenge. birthday
.vostamps birthdays


  1. what a very pretty card! I know she is going to be so excited to receive it. love those flowers!
    thanks for another wonderful entry in our fave embellies challenge at Jellypark Friends. :)

  2. Hi Tracey,
    OMG this is Stunning!!! Love the image you've used, the dp's, the colour scheme is just Beautiful. Love the layout and the embellishments are just Fabulous. Coloured to perfection as always.
    Hugs Jacqui xxxx

  3. Hi Tracey,
    ' Simply Exquisite ' !
    That is certainly one very special card and keepsake !
    susan X
    Ps, Tracey,how did you attach the layer over the private message on the front ? thanks X

  4. Wow Tracey....such a gorgeous card hun... Love the image and the beautiful colour and flowers too...a stunning creation sweetie...

    have a lovely weekend...hugs Vicky xx

  5. Gorgeous card thanks for joining us at CCC xx Jan

  6. gorgeous, love the colour scheme. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Jellypark Friends Friday Challenge!

    Lisa x

  7. Absolutely adorable. I love the shape, the colours and the design you have used.
    Thanks for sharing with us at One Stitch At A Time for our 'Anything Goes ' Challenge. Good Luck !! Hope to see you back soon.
    Choccy x

  8. beautiful elegant shoe
    Thanks for linking up to Make it Monday this week
    Lisa x

  9. Your card looks so classy and beautiful!
    Adorable shape and such great colours!
    Love it! :)

  10. What a gorgeous elegant card! Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes, hope to see you again soon! x

  11. A stunning card! Thanks for sharing at try it on tuesday

  12. Absolutely beautiful as always Tracey :)
    Thanks for joining us at Jellypark Friends & Good Luck!

  13. Fab card love the image and the lovely colour thanks for joining us at papertake weekly
    Angie x

  14. Very pretty and elegant - love the shoe image! So glad you linked up at Craft Us Crazy!

  15. Gorgeous and Girly! Love it! Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime!

  16. Beautiful. I love the shade of blue that you used and all the lace. So pretty.

    Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew.


  17. It's fantastic!!!

  18. This is gorgeous, and how thoughtful of him to incorporate his own words in the card, I'm sure that will make it even more special :)
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at StampInsanity this week, hope to see you again soon :D

  19. Breath-taking! What a beautiful card! Love the colors and your pretty die cut flowers! What a sweet, thoughtful husband, and I'm sure his wife loved it! Thanks for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs for our "More Than 1 Die Cut" challenge! :)
    Regan ~ Design Team

  20. This is really sweet! Thanks for joining us Paper Playtime for our anything goes challenge. :-) Amy

  21. Hio Tracey stunning card from you as always thanks for joining us at PCJ
    Jacki xx

  22. Wow, I think you definitely met the bill for girly! Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at AiFactory this month :)

  23. Very beautiful and lots of lovely details.Thanks for joining us at AiFactory :D
    Lisa x

  24. Beautiful card. Lovely design. I have worked for the plastic business cards and this design inspire me so much. I appreciate this.


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