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Friday 8 February 2013

Happy Birthday

Good morning all, thanks for calling by today. It was a lot warmer here yesterday so we spent a couple of hours at the beach with the dog before having lunch in a local tearoom.

Thank you all for the lovely messages you left on my sad news post, they mean a lot.

Another birthday card today made for one of my nephew's last month.

Image and backing paper from Dandelion and Daisy. Ribbon from Crafty Ribbons. Dies from Spellbinders. 

Challenges entered:
Forever Friends - ribbon or lace
Crafty Sentiments - anything goes
LEJ Designs - anything goes
Papertake Weekly - anything goes
Crafting when we Can - cards for boys

Carol x


  1. That's a great card Carol, made me smile.

    Jo x

  2. Love this little chappie Carol - don't think he will let many in the nets!! Have a fab weekend x

  3. Absolutely gorgeous Carol,love the image.xxx

  4. Hi Carol, your card is wonderful I love the cute image and the background paper is super
    Thanks for joining in the lejdesigns Challenge

  5. Super boys card, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week.

  6. Love the image and the papers are yummy Carol huggles hun Sue J xx

  7. This is fabulous Carol. I love the image and brilliant ribbon.
    I hope you have a good weekend

  8. Fab card Carol, such a sweet image.
    It must be nice to live near the beach - we are about an hour away so we have to make day of it and don't really bother in the winter - perhaps we should make the effort.
    Have a great weekend.

  9. Aww! How sweet is that?
    Love that image and your layout and colours are fantastic
    Have a great weekend

    Patricia xx

  10. This Carol is absolutely beautiful your image is gorgeous l have this stamp set not inked as yet but looking at your card its a great card for any male as l'm sure most like football, backing paper is stunning too x

  11. Great card and I love the elephant. The papers and the sentiment ribbon look fab.

    Linda xxx

  12. Hi Carol, sounds good the walk along the beach and lunch out, my kinda pass time if I lived nearer to the sea. Been a beautiful day here too. Love the man card, the image is real cute. Carolxx

  13. So sorry to hear the sad news of your friend carol.

    the weather here was a bit brighter ,your card is fab x

  14. Great male card, that image is just the sweetest!
    Hugs Jo x

  15. Very cute card! Thanks for joining us at Forever Friends.

  16. Very cute card! Thanks for joining us at Forever Friends.

  17. Cute card, Carol. Love that elephant...he's perfect for a man card. Thanks for taking the time to leave me a sweet comment. It's greatly appreciated.
    xxx Asha
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  18. An adorable card. Great job with the layout. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments,

  19. SUch a cute card. Thank you for joining in the Crafty Sentiments Anything Goes challenge.
    Cathy xx

  20. Hi Carol, great card. Love the sepia colour scheme.

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful work with us at Crafting When We Can Challenges. :-) xx


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