Monday, March 15, 2010

BaBy

I did a two in one for this week's Stampin' 411 Challenge (a card and a layout).  First up is a baby card for one of my co-workers who is due to have a little boy any day!  I thought I'd use this egg paper for a baby card instead of easter.  The little buttons were actually my inspiration as my nana sent them to me this week.  Nothing better than a package of buttons and ribbon from her!

The white layer is embossed with a Swiss Dots embossing folder.  I used some dimensionals to make the BaBy sentiment and the buttons pop a little more on the card.



I posted this picture of Collin a few days ago, but wanted to share a layout using the same picture.  His cheeks look so sweet when they have a little bit of sun on them...and I had to capture the pure happiness on his face.

To make this layout I used my polka dots background set to make various size dots and Versamark/embossing powder to make it pop a bit more.  I also used an old SU Simply Scrapping kit for the thin line stickers and the flower on the i!

Thanks to Stampin' 411 for the sketch inspiration!

Ingredients: 
Card:  Paper:  Jillibean Soup Egg Drop Soup; SU Whisper White and So Saffron; SU Ribbon; PaperTrey Ink Mega Mixed Messages and Twine; PaperTrey Ink Kraft Paper

Layout:  PaperTrey Ink Polka Dot Backgrounds; Cricut Letters Base Camp; Stampin' Up Simply Scrappin' Kit, Ruby Red, Cameo Coral, So Saffron; Versamark, Embossing Powder, Bazzill Scalloped Edge Paper

8 comments:

  1. Okay ~ These totally ROCK! I love the buttons as an added touch on the card, and the scrapbook page.. The layout draws your eye right into where it should be! Fantastic.

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  2. Love them both....but the scrapbook page totally rocks!!!!

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  3. Great job on both Lynn - but I'm with Patti, the scrapbook page is da'bomb!

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  4. I love both of these!! I agree that the scrapbook page is awesome but I just love that card too!! Cute image/DSP image you used on the card!! Great job using our sketch and thanks for playing along with us over at Stamping 411!!

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  5. Oh...these are STINKIN' CUTE!!! Love the chick card used for a baby card! Great idea! Thanks for playing along this week!

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  6. Very adorable baby card. I love this little chicks.

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