Thursday 3 May 2012

My Mums 70th Birthday Card

Here is the card I made for my Mums 70th Birthday which she is celebrating today.  Happy Birthday Mum!

I made the card using one of my new Go Kreate XXL square frames frilly #2 dies and cut some pretty paper with the next size down and glued to the white card before cutting and scoring to make into a stepper card.

The image is from one of the large square design sheets which I bought from Lili of the valley on ebay. I cut it out using a smaller Frilly square Go Kreate die and added crystal stickles where there are champagne bubbles.

I cut the number 70 with my Cuttlebug Olivia set, made the flowers with a Die-namics flower die and the silver leaves and flourish have been cut using a Marianne Creatables die. I have also used my new Poppy stamps Bubble Daisy Border die to create the die cut which I have added on the step part under the number 70.

I will be back later with the little gift box I have made for her too so check back if you are interested.

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Dream Valley For a special lady
opus-Gluei Flourishes
Scrappy Frogs Shape it up
Always Crafting Anything goes
Hooked on crafts Flowers
Incy Wincy Girly
Kaboodle Doodles Add some dimension
Lollipop crafts Anything goes
Make it Monday Anything goes
Paper Pretties Shaped Cards
Tammys Scrapin CornerAnything goes
There she goes May flowers
Truly Madly Crafty Handmade flowers
Victorine Originals Flowers
Whoopsi Daisy Flowers
Bearly mine Friendship
Crazy Amigos Flowers
Creative Craft Animal Antics
Deep ocean Dies
Lady Bug Birthdays
LEJ Anything goes
Paperweek Weekly Anything goes
Sassy Cheryl May flowers
Shopping our stash Girly
Crafting for all seasons Handmade flowers
Creative Belli Animals
Little Darlings Flowers
Paper Pretties Flowers
Simon says stamp Birthdays

Thanks for looking x


  1. Gorgeous card Julie. Such a lovely image and shape.

  2. Beautiful card for your mum Julie, the image, colours, flowers and card shape look ACE.
    Lorraine x

  3. This is a lovely card Julie. Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine this week. Laura x

  4. Gorgeous card Julie. Thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy and CFAS this time. Carol DT x

  5. So a sweet card, I love the adorable image and the shape and the die cuts are fab. Thank you for joining in with the LEJ Designs challenge blog
    Lindsay xx

  6. Beautiful card. Happy Birthday to your mom! Glad you could join us at Whoopsi Daisy.

  7. What a sweet card! Love the image and the entire card so much!

    Thanks for joining us at Deep Ocean this forthnight.

    Hugs, Franz.

  8. Julie, this is wonderful and Happy Birthday to your mom! I know she will love this card. Thanks so much for playing at WHOOPSI DAISY and KABOODLE DOODLES this time:)

  9. How fun is this! what a great card design!
    this image is Pure sweetness!
    thanks for joining us for the Sassy Cheryl may flowers challenge this week!

  10. Fantastic card. I saw this on MIM..Loz

  11. This is a super cut card. I love this image. You did a great job with the Easel card.

    Thanks for Entering the Challenge
    At Tammy's Scrapin Corner.
    I hope to see you enter next week!!
    Hugs DT Tammy Ortiz

  12. This is adorable, love the image, design and colour palette. Thank you for joining in at LEJ Design challenge. Good luck and hope to see you again on Tuesday. Chris xx

  13. Oh, your MUM is going to LOVE this! Simply and adorable image and such a beautiful card. Happy birthday MUM!
    Thanks for playing along in the Sassy Cheryl's MAY FLOWERS challenge.

  14. I'm sure your Mum is going to love this beautiful card .Great stepper card and sweet image .
    Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday .

  15. Julie this is an adorable card! Love the shape. I am sure your mum loved it! Thanks for sharing with us at LCI this week, hope to see you again soon. Pami x

  16. ADORABLE and love this cute, cute image! So pretty and know your mom is going to love it.
    Thanks for joining us at Shopping our Stash.

  17. Beautiful card - love the shape and the image - thanks for joining in at LEJ Designs Challenge blog this week! Rachel x

  18. Cute card and thanks for sharing at DREAM VALLEY this time and good luck.

  19. Just beautiful! Thanks for playing along with us at Kaboodle Doodles this week.

  20. this is wonderful, and sooo cute. love the dies! Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine, good luck and hope to see you next time.

  21. Aw, what an adorable card, I'm sure your mother was beaming when she saw it! The colors are marvelous and the image is sweet and so happy! I love the intricacy of your card, it definitely makes the recipient feel grand!

    Thank you for sharing your flourishing design with us at Opus Gluei, I hope we can get you back to play with us on future challenges!

  22. A really sweet card. I love the shape. Thank you for joining us at Creative craft.
    Nikki x

  23. really sweet card love the image thanks so much for joining us at little darlings this week
    hugs sara x x

  24. Great card. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley challenges.

  25. Great card - love the papers and gorgeous flowers - thanks for playing along at CCC this week hugs Judith x

  26. Gorgeous card so cute too! hugs me x

  27. Awww this is so sweet Julie, love it. Thank you for joining us at Hooked on Crafts this month and good luck. xxx


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