Saturday 10 January 2015

New Baby Card

I made this new baby card for my SILs new great grandson.I made a criss cross card,and a pre-coloured topper from Hobby house.Cardstock from Papermill Direct,and everything else from stash,which was my New Years resolution-to use up my existing hoard err stash before buying more.I bought a bag of the platic safety pins sold as shower favours but have never used before.
The two inserts--

paper creator-ATG
crafty boots-out with the old/in with the new/plastic safety pins-never used before---WINNER
not just cards-ATG
love to scrap-initial challenge/T,topper/S,safety pins/C,criss cross card/B,blue/bow/L,letters---DT FAVE-THANK YOU ANN
papertake weekly-ATG
crafty sentiments-new beginnings
creative card crew-For a child
clear it out-ATG
Tuesday throwdown-fav embellishment/ribbon/die-cuts
stamp with sarah Kay-ribbon
creative inspirations-finished with a bow
Simon says-something new/Baby
Pennys challenges-ATG
creative moments-ATG/new beginnings-----------------TOP 3
crafting by designs-ATG
scrappers delight-ATG/twist new beginnings
word art Wednesday-ATG
aud sentiments-use the word new
as you like it-fave card fold and why/I love the criss cross card shape because you can still decorate the front and use images or verses as insert and looks just that bit more special than a normal square card
cute card Thursday- what's new/Baby/pins
crafty catz-polka dots
crafts 4 eternity-blue tones
allsorts-new and cute---------------------TOP 5
whoopsi daisy-ATG
crafty calendar-what's new/Baby
Thank you for dropping by and any comments you wish to leave or have left over the past year-they are much appreciated
Carol xx


suzanne2 said...

beautiful card and such a cute image, thank you for joining us at creative inspirations. xx

Dee's Craft Room said...

Awesome card, I love your design and fabulous embellishments. Thank you for joining in the fun at Crafty Boot Challenges.


Teresa Kline said...

darlin card, sweet embellishments and image! so glad you played along with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

add a little glimmer to your life....sparkle & shine! ~

Cards By MI said...

Such lovely card with so many fabby details and cute image. Lovely! Thanks for joining us over at AUD sentiments this time.
Love n hugs

Anonymous said...

This is a beautiful card, gorgeous image and colour scheme. The sentiment insert is perfect for the occasion. Thanks for joining us at Creative Moments.
Rose DT member.

Anne Lise said...

Adorable project - I just LOVE this :)

Thanks for joining our challenge at Scrapper's Delights. I wish you good luck and hope to see you again in the next challenge :)

Anne Lise - dt

Sue said...

This is so beautiful Carol. I love the sweet image, such a fabulous design and all your detailing is gorgeous.
Sue xx

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,fab colours and

Pamellia said...

Fabulous card Carol! Love the pocket design and the soft blue papers! The safety pins are so sweet and the sheer ribbon is perfect for a baby! hugs until next time :)

aussie aNNie said...

LOVE this gorgeous creation and spectacular image and goodies added...
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Dina said...

beautiful thanks for joining us at stampavie and more

MaryH said...

A fab card to celebrate this happy occasion. Love the fold chosen...and all the delightful tiny embellishments that are just perfect for this new little fella in your family. Happy New Year, Happy Sunday, TFS & Hugs too!

kay said...

It's so cute, love the pins and your card design x

*Vicki* said...

AWE!! Such a precious baby pocket card Carol! Love the sweet image and papers here!! :) HUGS

Céline said...

so so gorgeous
thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments

CraftingMum said...

Lovely project thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy. Louise x

chanya13 said...

Sweet card !!! Love colours and image. Thanks for joining us at Clear it Out!!! I hope you get to join us again for our next challenge. Agnieszka DT

Kati said...

Baby cards are so hard for me, but obviously not for you - you have done a wonderful work here. So great embellishments and great design.
Thanks so much for participating in our Not Just Cards Challenge Blog.
Hugs, Kat DT

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Unknown said...

Evening Carol wow I love this card its beautiful and I love the design of it. Thank you for joining us at whoopsie daisy challenge.
Good luck in the draw. xx

Debs DT member xx

rachel said...

such a super card Carol - love the design and the image is super. Big hugs to you and thanks for your kind words. Rachel xx

Kim said...

This is so adorable. The design and the layout is gorgeous!
Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown. Hope to see you next challenge.

Kim - TT DT
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Anet's Crafting said...

Adorable card Carol. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Penny's Paper-Crafty. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

paper fun said...

So sweet and beautiful. Lovely fold and awesome embellishments.

Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity.


Isobel said...

Lovely project thanks for sharing at Whoopsi Daisy good luck x

Ann Chuang Crafts said...

What a lovely baby card! You did a beautiful job with this.Thanks for joining us at Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog! Hope to see you again soon!! HUGS!
Ann DT

Sandy said...

Sweet card, love all the different elements and the interactive pull out panels too. Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments this fortnight and we hope to see you again soon.

Michelle said...

This is so beautiful - love the gorgeous image and the whole design of the card - your SIL will adore this - Michelle x

Mervi said...

Fabulous baby pocket card.
Thank you for sharing at my "new and cute" theme at Allsorts, good luck;-))m

Pia S said...

Sweet topper and I think you did a great job with the design of the card pocket too, so many cute baby details!

Sandra said...

this is so cute Carol, love the cardshape!!
Thanks for joining the TTCRD challenges.

Donna K said...

I really love this unique design. I can honestly say this is a new layout to me. I'm sure your sister in law loved this sweet card for her new great grandson. What a treasured keepsake. Thank you for sharing at Tuesday Throwdown for our favorite embellishment. Your Diets are great. ~Donna K

Olivia said...

Beautifully done and just perfect for a new baby. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments,

Lau W said...

So lovely creation !
Thanks for your participation at the Paper Creator Challenge ! xx

NGCARDS said...

This is a really lovely card! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations! xxx

Marja B. said...

Your card is so cute! Thanks so much for joining in our challenge at Stampavie and More!

Hugs, Marja
Stampavie and More DT

NickScrapShack said...

So cute! Love the way you coloured the pram! Good idea with the poem too.

Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Catz this week. Good luck and hope to see you back soon!

sandy's crafty bits said...

ooo super little baby pocket card ... love that little babe ... sorry for being MIA lately ... am trying to be a better blogger lol ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Unknown said...

Incredibly sweet baby card Carol, love it! Beautiful design, colours, papers and die cuts! Hugs, Ira xox
Ira’s Crea Corner

Zw@@n said...

Gorgeous card and I love the shape and details. Thank you for joining us at As You Like It. Luv, Wilma

Stampsnob. said...

Darling card i am always in love with the blue and this is so eloquent I love all the detail...Lis

cotnob said...

This is a beautiful card Carol. such a sweet image and fabulous design and details.

michele said...

Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

Craftnut said...

Thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week tracy x


Wonderful and sweet creation! I love design and embellishments! Coloring is beautiful!
Thanks for playing at Scrapper's Delight's Challenge and good luck.

cotnob said...
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cotnob said...

It's me again Carol, thank you for joining us at Paper Creator this month.

Aluna said...

Adorable card for a new baby. Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew. Good Luck, Joanna DT

Jan said...

This is great! Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew! xx Jan

Chris said...

Your card is just beautiful. Lovely coloring on such a sweet image. Thank you for sharing your card with us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Unknown said...

Beautiful baby card. Amazing coloring. :)

Furrbster said...

Very cute baby card - love the image
Hugz Tinz

Helen said...

Great card - love that image!

Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Calendar Challenge.


Dee's Craft Room said...

Hi Carol

This is just to let you know that you have been placed in the Crafty Boots ‘Out with the 'Old and In with the New'’ Challenge. Many congratulations.

We are offering the winner and runners up of this challenge Guest Design Team spots for our 2 March challenge.

Please contact me at if you would like more information about participating in this new challenge.

Don’t forget to collect a copy of the Crafty Boots Challenge badge from our blog.

Kindest regards.