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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Birthday Girl - CCC #71

Good morning my friends and Happy Tuesday!  It is here.  Loving my new car.  I have to look over the owners manual so I can find out how to use the seat warmers. For now, things are pretty calm. :)  Happy day!

Tuesday so it's time for another challenge from Creative Card Crew.  The theme this time is Twine.  Use it somewhere on your card. Here is my creation:
Materials Used:
  • Image - Simply Betty Stamps - Birthday Betty
  • Sentiment - My Favorite Things - Birthday Girl
  • Cardstock - Xpress It Blending Card; Stampin Up Chocolate Chip
  • Designer Paper - DCWV - Glitter Sweet
  • Accessories - Petaloo Flowers; Recollections Bling; 1 1/4" and 1 3/8" circle punches; Nestabilities Scallop Rectangle die; Deckle scissors; twine; Yellow Glitter Glue; Ranger, crystal effects
  • Copic Markers - B000, B12; BV29; E25, E27, E29; E31, E33, E35, E37; 50, E51, E53; R81, R83, R85; Y32; 0
Our sponsor this week is Dies R Us:

Prize: $10 Gift Voucher
Hop on over to the Creative Card Crew blog and see what the rest of the Design Team has for your inspiration.  I hope you'll come and join us. You could be our winner this time.

I am submitting this card for the following challenges:
Clear It Out - Stash - something glossy (crystal effects & Stickles)
Cuttlebug Mania - Anything Die Cut
Deep Ocean Challenges - At Least one flower
Inky Chicks - Anything Goes
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes
Artistic Inspirations - Anything Goes and/or Pink
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes
Crafty Bloggers Network - Anything Goes
Crafty Boots - Anything Goes
Incy Wincy Designs - Anything Goes
Love to Scrap - Anything Goes
My Craft Creations - Anything Goes
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
The Paper Nest Dolls - Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy Challenge - Bling and/or Pearls


  1. Cute card and image. I love twine. I'd rather use twine instead of ribbon. Whoo hoo on the new car!

  2. Oh, I like the particular twine you used. It goes so well with the rest of your choices -- the brown and pink and sparkle. Cute birthday image, too! You're going to love those seat warmers this winter!

  3. What a cutie Maggie, and I love your use of the twine.

  4. Great card thanks for sharing at Whoopsi Daisy , good luck x

  5. Sweet image- loving your coloring. The twine is added beautifully as well...and I LOVE the flowers. I do not use flowers enough on my cards!

  6. What a great card love your colors thank you for joining in at Whoopsi Daisy Sue DT xx

  7. Cute image and beautifully coloured

    Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania this time x

  8. What a darling card--love the image!

  9. She is cute! All ready for a party. I like parties :-) Creative Blessings!

  10. Thanks for joining us @ CIO challenge blog..your take on the challenge is wonderful....stop by and play with us again <((><

  11. Love this card, Maggie, and the blingy swirl ! Your coloring is fantastic. OK, have to slip on a DT hat now -- Thanks so much for playing along in our Anything Goes challenge at Through the Craft Room Door this week. Good luck in the draw and we hope to see you playing along next week, too.
    NanaConnie DT

  12. love the brown and pink color combo. terrific job with her hair and outfit . cute card

  13. So glad you are enjoying your new wheels! I never had seat warmers but that sounds great especially for the rough winters lately! What a pretty card, you amazing coloring is showcased with her. Love the way you tied the brown in though out with small touches.

  14. Very pretty card, sweet image and your embellishments are gorgeous. Thank you for joining in the fun at Crafty Boots Anniversary Challenge.


  15. Maggie, this is such a pretty card - love the image and all the wonderful embellishments you used. Darling!

  16. Wonderful card with such a nice design, image and colors. Thanks for sharing with us at the Incy Wincy Challenge. Barb.

  17. Thank you for joining this week at Not Just Cards Challenges Good luck and We hope you'll join us again soon.
    Also just to let you know we are also having a DT call
    Zoe x
    Handmade with lots of Love

  18. what a great image!! love your hair coloring! the highlights are perfect and the card is so sweet!!
    Thank you so much for sharing at Love to Scrap! challenge blog

  19. What a cute little girl!! Love the shading on her hair, great job with that. Enjoy your new wheels!!

  20. Lovely card,thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy. Louise x

  21. That image is really cute! Thanks for joining us this week at Whoopsi Daisy. Julie O, DT

  22. Beautiful - love the colours you've used.

    Thanks for joining us at Crafting from the Heart.

    Helen x

  23. Gorgeous, Maggie! Love those blue eyes! WHat a fun bday card :)

  24. I simply love this...not sure just what grabs me but I love it !


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