Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Lavender and Teal Birthday Card

I'm hoping you had are having a very Happy New Year!

This Lavender and teal Birthday card was probably one of the
 easiest cards I've made yet. 

 Normally I dye and distress all my own backgrounds, but I had this paper that I loved and really wanted to show it off.  

Inside of card

Card and envelope

Please excuse the date -
 had hubby put new batteries in the camera and 
didn't realize the date stamp was on
 and incorrect.

Challenges I'm entering with this creation are:

The Play Date Cafe (theplaydatecafe.blogspot.com
#162 -  Anything with Gold, Teal, Mint,  or Lavender

 MFP Speedy Tv's Simple Saluations Challenge 25 

Stamp and Doodle @ (stamp-n-doodle.blogspot.co.uk)

Cute Card Thursday @ cutecardthursday.blogspot.co.uk
Challenge 249 - Anything Goes

Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT @ ladybugscraftsinkchallengeblog.co.uk
Anything Goes

Bunny Zoe's Crafts @ bunnyzoescrafts.blogspot.co.uk/2012/monthly-challenge-celebration.html


  1. Like the lavender color (lavender is a fav color of mine) & trim used on this wonderful card. Thanks for entering MFP Simple Salutations Anything Goes challenge. Happy New Year.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee:
    MFP SS Hostess

  2. So pretty Trudy! Wonderful bow. Thanks for playing along with the Anything Goes challenge this week over at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

    1. Thank you, Cheiron.
      My mom gave me a huge box of old ribbon and lace she had from her crafting days and I'm making good use of it!
      Happy New Year!

  3. Beautiful card! Thanks for playing at 365 Cards.

  4. this was my favourite card on the blog, I just adore the colours and the speech bubbles. :)

  5. It's really interesting post...thanks for sharing this fantastic work..!!!