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Friday, 29 May 2015

James 21st Birthday (Brother)


Good morning,

I'm still trying to play catch up with some cards I've recently made but haven't had time to blog and today's card was made for James' 21st Birthday in April. The design was cased from a card I spotted on Pinterest and the original can be viewed here. I knew I wanted a black and white design and I absolutely fell in love with the layout, such a clean and simple design which is perfect for the occasion.

Here are some piccy's of the personalised balloons we had made (first photo courtesy of Kew Designs) and also the cake that was made by a local baker...she did a cracking job and the cake was so scrummy!




Card Stock: White A4 Hammered & Mirri card from HobbyCraft & Black Card Stock from Ebay
Embellishments: Gems, Ribbon and Silver Buckle Ribbon slider from my craft stash
Tools: Cricut Expression to cut 'Son' lettering and big and small stars
Sentiment: Created on the computer using 'Calamity Jane NF' font

8 comments:

Sue said...

Your card is stunning Donna, I love the stylish design.
The balloons and cake look wonderful!
hugs Sue xx

Catherine said...

Your card is so beautiful and elegant Donna ! Love it... And the cake looked stunning ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

Jacee said...

Fabulous card Donna, it really is a lovely design, the cake looks wonderful, whata great idea!
hugs Jacee
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*Vicki* said...

Oh wow! Such a fun 21st birthday card!!! Love the shinny metallic of the letters! Looks like a fun celebration for him too! :) Have a great weekend! HUGS

catherine said...

Fabulous card Donna and so perfect for that age group. Love the cake too. I hope he had a fabulous day on his birthday. Have a good weekend
x catherine

Chris D. said...

What a great CAS card for your son! Love the black and white with the bit of mirror and bling! The balloons are awesome, and OMG! That cake looks amazing!

Wendy said...

Fabulous 21st birthday card Donna, gorgeous design...hope your Son had a wonderful day. fab cake and balloons too!
Hugs
Wendy xx

Eve Maynard said...

That's funny - I have a James but he will be 22 this year!!!

Fabulous card and that cake looks scrummy!

Hope the party went well.
xx