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Sunday, March 2, 2014

Birthday Card for Him

Happy Sunday Everyone!

It is first Sunday of the month, time for a new card challenge at
The Ribbon Girl Challenge. The theme is ~ Birthday.

I made a couple of birthday cards using the same layout,
one for my husband and the other for my dad.
The layout is from Fussy and Fancy's current sketch challenge.


The image below is Put Your Feet Up from LOTV. I've colored it with DIs.
It is perfect for my hubby as he loves watching TV. He normally puts his feet up
and has a cup of tea beside him on the floor just like this cute image.




The second card is for my dad, He had just celebrated his 81st birthday last weekend.
The image is a postcard cut out from Pion Design Paper For Father Collection.


The following embellishments are available at The Ribbon Girl Shop:
Natural and brown button twine, white Gutermann top stitching thread,
30mm zig zag white cotton lace, 55mm Hessian ribbon,
25mm faux Hessian ribbon, blue tiny Ric-Rac ribbon.

DPs: Pion Design For Father and Studio of Memories Collection
Dies: Memory Box, Tim Holtz, SU


You can see more of the DT creations at The Ribbon Girl Challenge.
We would love it if can join in the fun creating.

Thanks so much for stopping by and wish you a lovely day.

Hugs,
Katie

I wish to enter these cards in the following challenges:

15 comments:

cebelica said...

These cards are beautiful. I'm sure your hubby and your dad will love them! The image you used on the card for your hubby is awesome and I think it's perfect for many men (I can name quite a few myself).
Fab work! Hugs! xx

Sue said...

WOW! Both cards are stunning Katie.
I love the cute image on your first card, coloured so beautifully and full of gorgeous detailing.
Your second card is wonderful too, such gorgeous papers and fabulous detailing too.
hugs Sue xx

May said...

Two fabulous male cards Katie...Love the images... your designs are always fantastic... Hugs May x x x

Beth Brovold said...

Oh my Katie...you are AMAZING!!! I struggle with male cards but you are a MASTER!!! Two PERFECT cards!!! I'm here as a follower first then putting the DT cap on to say thanks for sharing with us at Fussy and Fancy "Sketch" challenge...you rocked it girl!!

Janette said...

Really fabulous Man cards, wow...
Thanks for sharing with us at CraftyCatz this week.xx

Mad Moose said...

Fabulous male cards. Just great. Thanks for sharing it with us this week at Crafty Catz. Naomi x

Judy Corner said...

Fabulous! Judy x

Home sweet home said...

Your cards are fabulous and wonderful,lovely design and image:D

Wondeful work:D

Wish you a lovely week:D

Merethe

Wedgie said...

Two fab cards! Love the colours and embellishments.

Thank you for sharing at Sweet Stampin this week, Wedgie xxx

Pia Krogh Larsen said...

FabĂșlous colouring and so many fine details.
Thank you for playing with us at Sweet Stampin' this week.
Pia xx

Alexandra♥ said...

Katie, both of the cards are super adorable! I'm sure that both of your beloved ones would be so happy to receive them. I love the color scheme and how you took the pictures with the tiny elements placed next to the cards.

Hugs,
Alexandra

STAMP ENJOY said...

Hello,
Just a short note to tell you that the article on your blog appeared in Passion Cartes Créatives No. 25. Thank you for your help and good day. Sandrine Vachon

Elaine aka Ellapu said...

This is absolutely gorgeous. thank you for sharing over at Eclectic Ellapu this week.
Hugz Ellapu x

Judy Corner said...

What fabulous male cards. Great take on the Sketch too. Judy x

Brigitte said...

They are both stunning!!!! It's so hard to make masculine cards, but it seems like you're a pro! Gorgeous details and beautiful yet ruggedly handsome colours! Hugs, Brigitte