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Monday, 7 January 2019

Winter birthdays


As I was wrapping my presents this year, 
I fell in love with the pattern on one of my wrapping papers..
ferns, pinecones, mistletoe: winter foliage.

I have a few birthdays to make cards for, in January,
and thought this would make the perfect backing for those cards.

First up: Hubby's Aunt's card...
A lovely friend of mine bought me the
 'happy' and 'birthday' as a present.
I matted the paper and embossed a clean line around the edge.
I cut a few fancy corners out with my cuttlebug dies
A couple of punched butterflies and some glossy accents on the berries, finished this card.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Crafty sentiments - atg - 16 Jan
Try it on Tuesday - something old, something new, 23 Jan (new word dies)


This next card was made for my sister-in-law. 

Made in the same way as the first, but using a different happy birthday die 
 and a different cuttlebug corner die.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Get creative - atg - 3 Feb


6 comments:

Kath said...

Beautiful cards - it's a great idea to use Christmas paper for other occasions.
Kath x

froebelsternchen said...

Two fabulous cards - I love how you used your new word die cuts!
Thank you for joining us over at TRY IT ON TUESDAY!

FROEBELSTERNCHEN

Meggymay said...

The paper is a lovely base for your beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesdays.
Yvonne

Amy Ottmers said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Lil Patch, good luck!!! Amy DT

Rosie said...

Beautiful cards.

Thank you for joining us at TRY IT ON TUESDAY

Have a nice weeekend

pearshapedcrafting said...

These are both beautiful cards! Thank you so much for joining us at Try It On Tuesday! Chrisx