Apr 21 2007

Sweet New Arrival

Published by at 9:36 am under My Creations

Happy Weekend Everyone!!! A friend of mine is due with a baby girl in the next few weeks, so I thought I’d make her a card NOW so I am not scrambling when she’s here! :) I just LOVE this Baby Talk set from Stampin’ Up! Not too often I get to use it, so it was fun! The Well Worn Flannel is just so cozy too, I want a blanket that looks like it! :)

I started by stampin’ the carraige on watercolor paper and coloring it with my blender pen. I outlined it with a Pixie Pink Marker. I then outlined it lightly outlined it with Barely Banana and blender pen to make it jump out! I learned that trick from one of my stampin’ hero’s Trudee. Then I matted it and did some faux sewing and added the ribbon on the handle.

For the background I stamped the flannel in pretty in pink onto whisper white paper. Stamped the sentiment on white and added a pixie pink border. I then connected some pretty in pink with the sentiment and “sewed” it together. When it was all put together I added the prima’s! :)

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Supplies:

Stamps: Baby talk and Well Worn Flannel

Ink: Pretty in Pink, Pixie Pink, Barely Banana and Jet Black Stazon

Cardstock: Pretty in Pink, Pixie Pink, Whisper white and Watercolor Paper

Accessories: Prima’s, Pink Brads, Gingham ribbon, Crystal Stickles, Paper Piercing Tool, White Gel Pen, Pop Up Glue Dots

Thanks for stopping by! Hope you all have a great day!! :)

11 responses so far

11 Responses to “Sweet New Arrival”

  1. Allison says:

    Super sweet…nice mix of embellishments.

  2. trudee says:

    oh that is adorable, Lindsey!!! love the way you colored it!! and PS–you’re MY hero!! WAHOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!! 😀

  3. leslierich says:

    I love Flannel for baby cards (same with Houndstooth)! This is darling, Lindsey! Congratulations to your friend!

  4. beate says:

    Beautiful baby card Lindsey!

  5. Cynthia says:

    You always make the cutest baby cards!! That flannel looks great with the different colors of pink card stock layered on it – and those primas really add to! So cute!!

  6. This is so very sweet! Yay for your friend! She’ll love it!
    ~Angie

  7. lacyquilter says:

    Adorable card. Love the pink flannel.

  8. This is absolutely darling Lindsey! YOur friend will love this for sure! I just love the flannel plaid on a baby card and the way you tied that darling little ribbon! Thanks for the Trudee tip! I’ve got to give it a try!0

  9. Peggy Maier says:

    What a precious card! I know your friend will love it.

  10. nancy littrell says:

    Gosh Lindsey, all your different BG’s, sweet main image and fantastic stitching really make your card special. TFS

  11. Ahhhh, how sweet! I love it.

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