Sunday, August 22, 2010

Birthday Wishes

Hello everyone...

I am back with a birthday card...This card was made for my hubby's friends bday...Boys card is a big task i feel:-) no pink, no bling... but after a lot of thinking and inspiration from a blog called Scrap-a-little(cudnt add the link some major prob with my PC, i can hardly post comments on other blogs as well) i was able to finally mke the card...The Shirt and the tie is done using the tutorial on the blog...The blog is owned by Helen Croft...She is very talented and does lovely cards and tutorials ...A worth having a look...Thanks Helen for the inspiration...

A closer look at the Shirt and the Tie

This is the inside of the card...Text is handwritten...Also have embossed the borders wth cake motif...I have this local embossing handtool with few motifs..i bought this well before i got my bug...

Supplies Used:
Cardstock brown and yellow, buttons - local stationer
Patterned paper - Itsy Bitsy
Labels 3 Nesties,Embossing folder,curls and swirls alpha dies all used in cuttlebug

Happy Crafting,


  1. Certainly a masculine card. That shirt and tie are just adorable......oops......maybe I should use a more masculine word to describe it. How about......Smashing.....Cool..... Awesome.

  2. awesome!.. love it!.. not a streak of "glirly-ness"in it!.. and the inside embossing looks nice too..

  3. Lovely man card!! and great colour combo n pretty embossing!

  4. Lovely card!! I love the die cut letters,,,,

  5. Dis is such a adorable card .. crafting fer a guy is sometimes a herculian job .. and you have successfully did wonder ..
    amazing card ..
    i really like de emboss pattern n de brown color is adding de masculine touch .