Monday, December 19, 2011

Birthday Wishes

Today my sister-in-law Lisette is celebrating her birthday. I lifted this design from Betsy Veldman and this idea from Melissa Phillips, but mine didn't turn out as beautiful as theirs. I had a bit of a hard time with the Crate papers and was not really happy with the card. I didn't have time to start all over, because Lisette lives in Australia and I had to mail out the card to make sure it arrived in time.



I really like my new Quatrefoil cover plate from Papertrey Ink....



Supplies: Cardstock: Papertrey Ink (Rustic White) | Patterned paper: Crate Paper | Clear stamps: Papertrey Ink (Birthdays by the Numbers, Bells & Boughs, Mixed Messages) | Ink: A Muse Studio (Currant, Eucalyptus), Versafine (Vintage Sepia) | Ribbon: Papertrey Ink (Vintage Cream), May Arts | Button: Papertrey Ink (White & Cream Mix) | Twine: May Arts (Ivory) | Tools: Papertrey Ink (Tag Sale #4, Limitless Layers: 1 3/4" Circle Collection, Cover Plate: Quatrefoil), sewing machine | Other: foam adhesive | Sentiment tag: Cards & Wishes

Thanks for stopping by.

6 comments:

  1. Mooie kaarten Ingrid, vooral van de kaart voor Lisette ben ik helemaal weg...lekker girly! X

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  2. Ik vind jouw kaart ook hartstikke mooi hoor:) Heel vrouwelijk met die vrolijke kleurtjes en de sjieke strik. Het ruitjespatroontje is ook prachtig!

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  3. I think it turned out great Ingrid! I love your style - your choice of colors always appeals to me so much!

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  4. Misschien inderdaad wat druk de bloemen op de achtergrond maar ik vind em even goed erg leuk. Je cupcake is te schattig :D

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  5. Vind h'm ook tof, maar ik denk ook dat het door het drukke bloemetjes papier komt. De combinatie van beide is tof!
    Groetjes Cornelie

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  6. My card looks fabulous, but I'll have to wait until January before I'll see it IRL as it hasn't arrived yet. xox

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