Wednesday, 22 February 2012

For baby

When sorting through my craft stuff last week I came across a Baby gift card pocket that I'd put together some time ago and never done anything with it, so I decided to use it on a card this morning. I chose a tag shaped card that has a ready-printed coloured edge and stamped random chicks with a Personal Impressions springtime 'tinchies'. I inked the stamp with yellow citrus chalk ink and then embossed with clear detail - I was disappointed with the result because it was hardly visible. However, I then coloured the chicks with copic Y21 buttercup yellow - you can just about see the embossed outline of the chicks if the card is held in the right light!

The striped card inside the pocket has a couple of little cuts that will house a gift card.

This is for:

Crop stop 58: it's a baby
Totally stampalicious: baby card
Cupcake craftroom February: new beginnings
Crazy4challenges 124: stripes and polka dots
Alota 77: shaped card
CRAFT 142: no designer paper
Annabelle: say it with background stamps


  1. It's amazing what we find when we sort out our craft things. I like the shape of this card and the little pocket is just perfect for the front. Thanks for joining us at CRAFT this week. Sheryl xx

  2. This is adorable! Love those little chicks and the big blue B!!! Thanks for playing along in our Baby challenge at Totally Stampalicious this week!

  3. Hazel, you created something that is perfect for a the tag shape...just adorable!

  4. This is beautiful, Hazel! Thanks for playing along with our CropStop Challenge Blog.

  5. This is super cute! Love the colours!
    Thanks for sharing with us this week at AnnaBelle Stamps!

  6. Those baby chicks are sooo sweet! Great project! Thanks for playing with us at Crop Stop!!

  7. Very cute,
    Thank you for joining us at CropStop Challenge Blog

  8. Oh, how cute is that little pocket/envelope you have created! Lovely! Thanks for playing at AnnaBelle's this week.

  9. what an adorable tag! just loving those chicks. Thank you for joining us at CropStop!

  10. This is just adorable! Thanks so much for joining us at AnnaBelle Stamps!

  11. oh I love how well those chicks go w/ your found tag.
    Thanks for playing with us last week @ CropStop's blog challenge. Our new challenge is up!

    -- dalis

  12. Those chicks are so adorable! Such a gorgeous design!

    Thanks for sharing with us at AnnaBelle Stamps!

  13. Your tag card is just adorable. Thanks for joining us at the Cupcake Craftroom.

  14. Hi Hazel! Fabulous design and perfect for our challenge in the Cupcake Craftroom this month. Thanks for joining us. Hugs x

  15. Cute card Hazel! Thanks for sharing with us at Cupcake Craftroom this month, good luck! Pami x


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