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Wednesday, 15 February 2012

Baby Shower Card


Morning my lovelies...no work for me today...I've been enjoying a couple of days off during half-term with James & Sophie. We went out for lunch yesterday and just chillaxed in the afternoon...don't know what we'll do today, probably just go with the flow!

I made this card a few weeks ago but had forgotten to post it. A work colleague who was attending a baby shower asked for a unisex card...it felt a bit weird at first making a baby card in blue and pink as so many mummy-to-be’s nowadays like to find out the sex of their babies before birth...I think it turned out OK in the end and I just love this fab baby image from the Digi Stamp Boutique...it’s perfect for paper piecing!

Digital Image: Digi Stamp Boutique (Cute Baby)
Design Papers: Carol Ann CD (Pink & Blue Gingham)
Colouring Medium: Promarkers & Smooth White Card
Card Stock: Nearly Navy
Embellishments: Ribbon, Flower Button, Pearls and Gem from my Craft Stash
Tools: Martha Stewart Border Punch, Quickutz Fancy Corner Die, Nestabilities, X-Cut Flower Punch, Stamen Punch
Sentiment: Created on the computer

17 comments:

Catherine said...

This is such a delicious card Donna ! Love the little corners, the bow is gorgeous and the image is so so sweet ! Enjoy your day Sweetie ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

coops said...

gorgeous card donna.the image baby is so sweet and your colours and details are beautiful :D

xx coops xx

Lyndsey Marie said...

Fab card, love the sweet image and pretty pastel colours. Gorgeous bow detail.
Lyndsey xx

Mandy said...

Fabulous card Donna....soooo cute!

I am feeling much better now thank you. It certainly was a bug and a half!

enjoy your days off

xx

catherine said...

Love the card Donna and such a cute image. The ribbon looks fab
x catherine

Rosietoes said...

This is precious Donna. It really made me smile. Lovely card.

Edna x

Sue said...

Hi hun
this is a gorgeous baby card, luv the paper piecing, pretty embelies & design, oh i didnt want to no what mine were till they popped out! lol, sue,x

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie, Wow this is stunning love your colours, amazing creation as always big hugs love Pops x x x

Wishcraft said...

Super cute card Donna :o) Love the image, looks fab paper pieced. Gorgeous corners and bow too! Lisa x

Gvendalen said...

What gentle color, Donna! Very lovely card and the image it is so nice.
Hugs, Helena

Molecraft said...

Oh this is so sweet, love it!
Helen x

Dotty Jo said...

This is adorbale Donna, love it! Jo x

Marie-Louise said...

Beautiful card. Love the colours.

*Vicki* said...

Oh my word girl!! This is just the cutest little image!! :) Gorgeous colors and design sweetie!! HUGS

Vicky said...

Gorgeous card sweetie loving the lush cute image. Colours are lush hun. Megan & Ben didnt know the sex of the baby, not that they didnt want to Payton just wouldnt show them lol.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Debs said...

Adorable card Donna- stunning LO - love the scrummy ribbon.
I love how you do the sentiment around the image - is that difficult to do?
have a fab day.
Debs xx

Donna Mosley said...

Aww! Donna, this is just so sweet. Love the image and sentiment circle. Looks amazing. Gorgeous colours and the little flowers are so pretty.

Donna x