World card making day …

It’s world card making day today, and it just so happens that it is also the birthday of my lovely friend and upline – Michelle Last.  So of course I couldn’t resist getting out my crafting supplies to make this card to send Michelle some birthday greetings, using lots of different products from the quatrefancy suite from Stampin’ Up …

Michelle's birthday card

I love this year’s in-colours from Stampin’ Up – they just go so well together – coastal cabana and strawberry slush – yum!  I did a little bit of distressing around the edges of the whisper white cardstock, and then just layered up the other elements with stampin’ dimensionals. 

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The first Around the World Stampin’ Up Challenges competition closed this week and I was so happy to learn that I won the Readers’ Choice vote for my masculine birthday card! 

Sweater weather 21st birthday card

So a big thank you to everyone who voted for my card – I am delighted and overwhelmed by your comments and support.  Big crafty hugs to you all!

I will wear my badge with pride …

Readers choice badge

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Here’s what I used to make today’s card – all supplies from Stampin’ Up!:

cardstock: coastal cabana, whisper white; stamp sets: happy day, mosaic madness, itty bitty banners; inks: smoky slate, coastal cabana; punches: scallop circle, mosaic; accessories: adhesive rhinestones, stampin’ dimensionals, mosaic embossing folder, quatrefancy designer series paper.

Thanks for dropping by today

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One Comment to “World card making day …”

  1. Lovely card Gill and Congratulations on your win, so well deserved.

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