Soft colors – perfect for this girly birthday card

I’ve been talking about all the birthday cards I made up 2 weekends ago to build up my “stash” for upcoming birthdays. I took all my cards into work last Thursday to show several co-workers who also stamp the fruit of my labors (BTW-nice pun my sweet hubby said. We do research on getting kids to eat fruit and vegetables. That was the ultimate compliment since he’s a master punster!). Our admin stopped by my office and commented on them. She said this was her favorite one, especially the color, one of Stampin’ Up! new 2015-17 In-Colors, Mint Macaroon.


How fortuitous of me to show her all my cards. Friday was her birthday, so guess which card she received??!!  Wish I could say I planned it that way, but it was a great accident on my part. Maybe I should try this more often with my staff so they can pick their favorite one and then receive it on their birthday-LOL!  This card followed the Stampin’ Up! example most closely of all my cards in color and embossing folder. But I felt this color was so sweet and feminine that it needed frilly things added to it. Again, I’m enjoying all the simple template layouts I found recently to create my last batch of birthday cards.

Here’s my supply list for this card:

Keep checking in since there are more to come! Oh what fun I’m having in my craft room!

Today’s card was just…
The happy combination of fortuitous circumstances. C. P. Scott

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