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Thursday, 7 February 2013

Happy Birthday

Good morning all. It was a lovely day here yesterday although decidedly chilly!

A card I made in December for my nephew. As he's a staunch Newcastle fan I had to apologise to him in advance for the colours when I gave him it and he immediately said "why is it red and white"!

Topper is from LOTV and papers are from Wild Rose Studios. Buttons and sentiment from my stash.

Challenges entered:
Crafty Bloggers Network - anything goes
Love to Create - celebrate
Pause Dream Enjoy - mainly red
A Gem of a Challenge - gingham or checks
Allsorts - let's get cute
One Stop Craft - anything goes

Carol x


  1. A fab card for a Male. Hugs, Claire x

  2. Brilliant card Carol, I'm sure he loved it even if it was red and white! Hugs x

  3. This is gorgeous Carol. I love the image and fabulous papers and layout
    Sue xx

  4. Gorgeous card , love the image xxx

  5. What a beautiful card Carol the image is just right and the layout and colours are too x

  6. Fab card Carol, great LOTV image - I'm glad I'm not the only one that gets their football colours wrong.

  7. Gorgeous card, love Red and White and I love your sweet image. Have a lovely weekend Carol.

  8. DARLING image and the perfect card for our Seeing Red Challenge. Thanks for sharing this with us,and come back soon!
    The Kraft Journal

  9. Gorgeous card for a male Carol. Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts for our Let's Get Cute challenge this week, good luck x

  10. Wow, love that card, Carol. Great layout and cute image.
    Luv, Wilma

  11. Great work and thanks for joining in with our challenge over at Allsorts this week
    x catherine

  12. Fabulous male card Carol, my DH would love it as he is Man U!! xx

  13. Fabulous card Carol - love the sweet LOTV image and gorgeous DP's.
    Great LO too.
    Thanks for sharing it with us at AGOAC this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  14. Beautiful card you made; lovely Tilda!
    Thank you for joining us at One Stop Craft Challenge, I hope you see the next week, too!
    Hugs, Andreja

  15. Great card...too funny about his comment on the colours... Ahhh kids and sports!

  16. What a great card, LOVE the image you have used!! Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
    Cheers Jennie DTM

  17. Gorgeous card! The colors are perfect for the image! Thank you for joining our Celebration Challenge this week at Love to Create Challenge Blog.
    Ruza, LTC DT

  18. How fabulous Carol! That image is so cute, and I love the patterned paper. Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Pause Dream Enjoy "mostly red" challenge this week. Hope to see you again soon :)

    Purple Monkey Moments

  19. Lovely card, well done! The stamp is really cute. Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

    groetjes, Ellen


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