Thursday, March 21, 2013

A card for a baby boy

Hey there! It's a midway reminder of the current challenge that's going on at Crafty ribbons challenge blog. The theme of the current challenge was chosen by Marianne and I have to admit I had quite some problems with it. She chose "one for the boys" as a theme and I am really not all that great at making boys cards/projects. So this was a tough one for me. At the end I decided to make a card for a baby boy. Many of my friends are having or are expecting babies right now and they are all (going to be) boys! So I better stock on baby cards. ;)

Here's how my turned out ...

I'm quite happy with the result. I used my leftover scraps of paper. The blue ones are from Provo craft, the brown is a piece of recycled wrapping paper and the white one is just a white cardstock which I embossed with Cotage floral embossing folder. The doily, confetti and gems are from my stash. The image is a Viva decor clear stamp. I colored it with Faber Castell pencils and added some Stickles on it. The buttons and ribbons are from Crafty ribbons - I used khaki grosgrain ribbon, light blue dotty baby ribbon and knit buttons.

I would like to enter this card to the following challenges:
Creative card crew: Masculine
One crazy stamper: Anything goes
Mojo Monday: Sketch
Really reasonable ribbon: Flowers and ribbon (I used flower confetti and there are some flowers in the image too)
Tuesday alchemy: Anything goes
Bizzy Becs: Anything goes


  1. Its perfect for a baby boy, I love it!
    Chris x

  2. A lovely card for a new baby Cebelica.

    B x

  3. Hi Cebelica, This has turned out fantastic truly is lovely x

  4. res luštna in prikupna voščilnica. lp

  5. As always great card! I think I also would find it tough to make a card for a baby boy!

  6. so gorgeous cebelica.really love the sweet image and doily and stunning blue buttons and design :D
    thanks so much for the really sweet message on my blog too ;D

    xx coops xx

  7. How cute! :) Love all the fab layers, paper and embellies! :)



  8. Gorgeous color, the royal blue is so vibrant and delightful, perfect for a baby boy.

  9. Čudovito voščilnico si naredila in prav veselje jo je pogledati s temi vsemi dodatki :-))

  10. So beautiful, Cebelica! Gorgeous layout and sweet details!

  11. Stunning card for a baby boy, I love the embellishments and the stamp is sweet.
    Thank you for palying at Teh bizzy becs challenge this mounth.

  12. awe such a beautiful baby boy card!

    Thanks for joining us at One Crazy Stamper this month for our Anything Goes Challenge!

    Shari G.

  13. A beautiful card for a baby boy

    Thanks for joining us at The Creative Card Crew for our masculine challenge

    Margaret xx

  14. I agree, masculine cards can be tricky. But this card is gorgeous! Thanks so much for joining our masculine challenge over at Creative Card Crew this fortnight!

  15. Gorgeous design and coloring! Wow~! Thanks for playing along with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!

  16. Such a cute baby boy card! Thanks for joining us this week at Creative Card Crew!

    CCC DT
    Love to Create DT

  17. luv this card, so darlin...great coloring...hope you have a fabby day!

    enjoy *~*

  18. very cute! perfect for a baby boy! Thanks for joining us at One Crazy Stamper this month!

  19. Beautiful card, love the color combo. Supercute! Hugs, Elizabeth

  20. Just Gorgeous! Thank you for playing along with us in the Really Reasonable Ribbon blog challenge!


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