Thursday, 26 June 2014

Butterflies for a baby boy


Hi, I made this card to send to my niece in Austria who has recently had a baby boy.
This embossing folder reminds me of a babies quilt, so I think it's the perfect background for these butterflies.

I'm linking up the the challenge at The Card Concept where the theme is baby.
There's also a fabulous photo for inspiration.
I think my card is in the clean and simple category.

I'm also putting a second entry in at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
where it's an anything goes theme, and at 
Addicted to Stamps & More where it';s also anything goes.

Inkspirational has a colour challenge

Materials used:
Stampin Up fancy fan embossing folder; Memory Box butterfly and alphabet dies; EK Success flower punch; glitter paper.

Thanks for visiting,
Cathy x

22 comments:

Monica said...

This is heavenly... I am sure it will be much appreciated. I love it.

Bonnie said...

What a sweet baby card, Cathy!

Jo Nevill said...

Love your baby card.

Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Wednesday Challenge.

Jo x

scrappymo! said...

Very pretty card.

Sue McRae said...

Love the pretty embossing with those sparkly butterflies!

Glittertastic said...

This is gorgeous - the embossing folder does look like a quilt and the butterflies and flowers make this such a pretty card

Sharon
x

Anonymous said...

This is great Cathy! Such a simple design, but such a big impact. The embossing adds a lot. Clever to use the blue challenge to make a baby card. As always, thanks for sharing with us at Inkspirational!
- Shauna

Kim M said...

What a sweet baby card! Love the white on white with that pop of blue. Thanks for playing along with us at Inkspirational! :-)

Cindy Lovell said...

What a pretty baby card!! Love the embossed background and the beautiful butterflies!! Thank you for joining us at The Card Concept!!

Brenda in IN said...

This is so sweet. I think you're right about the embossing folder looking like a quilt. Very cute card.

Sue said...

This is a stunning baby card Cathy really lovely! have a great weekend huggles Sue xx

Nonni said...

Cute, stylish and elegant all in one! :) Great card. Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational!

Kim Hall said...

What a beautiful and sweet card for a baby!

Anita in France said...

What an adorable card, Cathy ... such fantastic texture! Anita :)

Jenni's Jems said...

My first thougt was that the background looks like a quilt ! A really cute and sweet baby card x

Sue said...

This is gorgeous, Cathy! Love the embossing and white with the pop of blue. Thank you for joining us at ATSM.

Deepti said...

This is so adorable and sweet, I love the butterflies over the embossed BG, thank you for sharing with ATSM !

roffeycreations said...

Lovely card - very elegant.... Mxxx

Lee Ann Barrett said...

Awww, this is so sweet, Cathy! I love the look from the embossing folder; it is just darling and your sparkly butterflies are precious! Thanks so much for sharing with us at The Card Concept this week!

Nora Noll said...

This is so sweet!! I love the embossed background and the shiny butterflies!!! Really great job on the challenges!

Emily Leiphart said...

Fabulous baby card, Cathy! I love the embossing and butterflies. Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Anything Goes!

Taunya Butler said...

This is so eye-catching and beautiful!! Love the blue word baby against that amazing textured background with the other added white adornments!! So well done!!