Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Simple Birthday Card

So my husband is very protective of his electronics...as most men! So you can imagine the panic I felt when the children misplaced the remote! EEK!! I checked EVERYWHERE! I really thought that this was going to be the end of my marriage! One more ridiculous place to look.....Really? It can't be there?.....................





PHEW!!! Let's not tell the hubby....k? LOL



It's a wonderful day here in Mississauga and looking forward to taking the kiddies outside later but for now.....time to blog!
I really tried to challenge myself today. When I start a creation I think to myself " Oh yeah, this will take no time!" YEAH RIGHT ;) My little one was napping so I wanted to make a card in less then 20 minutes. I came close but it I changed my mind about 4 times which totaled my time to 35min.
So this is what I came up with. I think perfect for a boy or an acquaintance....(you know, the nice way of saying people you aren't close to?) hehehe

I'm also entering in the following challenges.........

~~ Be sure to check out the challenge blogs and leave some luv!~~




Creative Inspirations- The use of Punches and/or Die cuts
All Sorts- Blogoversary: Birthday Theme

My Recipe: Card Measures 5 x 5 1/2
Cardstock: Kraft, Ivory (Recollections)
Punches: Marvy Uchida (Circle Punch), SU! Scallop, Creative Memories (Corner Rounder)
Stamps: Fiskars (Happy Birthday)
Other: Scraps, Buttons, Twine
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Simple dimple! Well tonight is actioned packed with the last episode of LOST before season finale on Sunday so no more crafting until tomorrow! Toodles till then..............

5 comments:

**Farrah** said...

God help any hubby that puts in a hidden camera and sees the way the kids abuse their toys!!

I love the card. Especially the bold, bright buttons, and the LO is brilliant!!

Farrah

Fleur said...

What a fab idea - love the bright colours.
Thanks for joining ALLSORTS this week & good luck
Hugz Fleur xXx

Cheryl said...

this is one gorjus card hun thanks for playing along with my challenge over at creative inspiraitions hugs cheryl xxxxxxx

Mummylade said...

lovely colours! I'm so glad you joined the Allsorts birthday celebration and good luck!

Basement gal said...

This is pretty funky and colourful. Good luck at creative inspirations.