Sunday, February 14, 2010

VDay Card - Happy Valentine's Day!

Tonight, I am up late making a card for the hubby on Valentine's Day.  Not sure how it happened, but somehow it was a last minute thing this year.  He does look forward to his handmade card;  so I couldn't disappoint :) lol!  I really do enjoy making vday card for friends and family but this year I dropped the ball and this card is one a very few I was able to make.  Oh well... next year! :)

Found some inspiration in this week Simon Says Challenge, where the challenge this week is LOVE!

This is what I came up with:

I used my new Martha Stewart doily hearts edge punch (thank you Tracy!!!).  Really like this punch!  I found this really FUN scallop heart pattern paper from DCWV Doodlin' Around stack.  For the big heart, I used a combination of Cricut Sweetheart cartridge for the scallop heart and the heart made of hearts, I used Cricut Love Struck cartridge.  Really like how the combination came out.  I tried to make this card a bit more masculine by adding a grey piece from DCWV Shimmer stack.  The kraft paper and the grey turns down a bit all the pink used here.  I had FUN adding the gem hearts and rinestones.  The sentiment is from a studio G stamp that was just the right size.

Here is the inside, made use of a few more studio G stamps I've manage to collect :).

Left the pink color out from the inside and added a Martha Stewart scallop heart punch.  I really hope he likes this last minute creation that came together under pressure! :)

Have a FUN vday everyone!  Happy Valentine's Day!

"Happy Valentine's Day" - studio G stamp
"Friend to Friend.  Heart to Heart." - studio G stamp
"I Love You" - studio G stamp
big scallop heart - Cricut Sweetheart Cartridge and Cricut Design Studio
doodlin' heart - Cricut Love Struck Cartridge and Cricut Design Studio
Martha Stewart doily heart edge punch
Martha Stewart scallop heart punch
DWCV Texture paper, DCWV Doodlin' Around, DCWV Shimmer Stack, Paper Company Kraft paper
Darice gems
Bo Bunny heart pin
M's $ ribbon


mtfalco said...

Yay! We both managed to get cards done for our DHs. :) Love how you used all the cricut pieces in yours!

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