Thursday, 4 June 2009

Dreams coming true

This is a congratulations card for a friend who has, after a very long haul and a lot of ups and downs, adopted a little boy. He’s a beautiful little fellow and I’m thrilled that he’s been given the chance of a loving, stable home and that they have been given the chance of a family.

He’s not a tiny baby so I didn’t want to make the card too pastel and babyish... but he’s still only a toddler so I could have held back on the dark colours a bit more than I did! But you know how these things evolve... I actually started with Brocade Blue and Bashful Blue cardstock, and some Bashful Blue Designer Series Paper. I don't know what happened! 

Stamps: In The Stars, Circle of Friendship
Cardstock: Kraft, Bravo Burgundy, Night of Navy, Bordering Blue, Brocade Blue, Whisper White
Ink: Brocade Blue, Bravo Burgundy
Accessories: Large Star Punch, 1” Circle punch, Rich Regals buttons, Linen Thread

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7 comments:

  1. This is a wonderful card, and so versatile too!

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  2. Gorgeous card - love the colours
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  3. I have left something on my blog for you

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  4. Very cute card and congrats to your friend! tfs!!!

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  5. Nice card! Congrats to your friend! They must be over the moon with happiness!

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  6. Lovely. The colors are perfect for the occasion!

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  7. Lovely card - great colours! CC

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