Monday, May 31, 2010

Baby Booties Card

Woo Hoo challenge #12 at Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog.

Our friend Amy from Chomas Creations will be donating a Gel Pen Holder and pens to fit the holder for this weeks challenge #12 winner a $29 value. Go visit Amy's blog today -HERE!

Challenge #12
Shower the Baby:
Create a project that has something to do with a baby shower. Example; invitation, card, gift, baby album etc...

I made a simple baby card, using the New Arrival cricut cartridge. What is great about this cartridge is that it has a "card" feature, great for making quick and easy cards that look super cute.
I used DCWV "The Glitter Stack" for the card, the the solid glitter stack for the booties, the bow is just white cardstock.

This card is on page 107 of the New Arrival handbook, I used card 2 feature and the shift key.
To add just a little extra to my card; from the same page I cut out two booties at size 1 1/4" (one bootie I used the "flip" key). The bow was cut at 1", it doesn't line up perfectly on my card but cutting the bow at 3/4" was just too small. Even though the booties and the bow are just a little larger than the size in the window of the card, I really like the look it gave.
I added thick white thread for the stitching on the booties, and pop-dots to lift them off the card, a small glue dot in the center of the bow for the adhesive.

To close off the window I cut a piece of yellow cardstock at 5" x 4" and glued the the inside of the card.I hope you'll join us for the challenge at FCCB and show us your baby creations, and come see the wonderful baby ideas the design team has created -HERE.

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  1. Those booties are so sweet. I just love the stitching you added! Great job!

  2. I LOVE the stitching on those booties! Makes all the difference!

  3. The stitching makes the booties even more adorable. So cute!

  4. Great bay card. It is so sweet. Congratulations on the chirp highlight. The apple towel tree is such a great project.

  5. Robin, this card is so great! The paper is absolutely wonderful. You've been on a roll. The apple towel tree, the baby project, my card. Absolutely stunning!!!

  6. This is just adorable Robin! I love all the glitter...and the booties are just too cute. Another fantabulous creation from you!!! :)


  7. This is such a sweet card! I really love the stitching on the booties!

  8. Hey Robin,
    Giving you another blog award! Come over to my blog to get it... :)


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