Sunday, July 31, 2011

Happy Birthday

Back from a great vacation 
but will admit had a little blog withdrawal
Made this for

A2 purple cardstock base
First mat run through Cuttlebug swiss dot folder
Cupcake from DoodleCharm cut at 3 inches
paper from Basicgrey top run through D'vine swirls
accented with some crystal stickles
Happy Birthday from Sweet Treats
cut at 1 1/2 inches
I cracked yesterday and got this cart at AC Moore on Sale for  $34.99
with a $10.00 gift certificate so really $24.99 
bottom strip purple and green from Me and My Big Ideas
flower strip from DCWV


  1. Such a nice card Karen! Glad your back from vacation, we missed you- hope you had a wonderful time! Have fun playing with your new cartridge. :)Amy

  2. Great card Karen.Love the embossing especially on the cupcake.Love the sparkle.Glad you had a great vacation.
    Jayne x

  3. Hi Karen, what an amazing card creation. You did a FABULOUS job! ~Shen

  4. Welcome back, Karen! You have been so missed! I hope you took lots of pictures :) This card is so awesome! I love the embossing and the papers you used. This cart is definitely on my wish list :D


  5. Oh, I love how you added the glitter to your cupcake! So fun and cheerful!

  6. Karen,
    You got a great deal with that cart! Your card is too cute! Makes me want to run and make something purple:)
    Thanks for playing along with us at Birthday Sundaes:)

  7. Super cute! Great layering and texture on this!


  8. Super cute card... Thanks for joining us at Birthday Sundaes....HUGS...SK :)

  9. Beautiful card! Love the glitter and embossing on the top of the cupcake! Thanks for joining us this week at Birthday Sundaes! :)


  10. Love this card!!! I love sparkle, and yours is awesome!!!

  11. So pretty. I love the embossing on the top of the cupcake. Thanks for joining us at Birthday Sundaes.

  12. I love the pretty colors you used! Great card design as well! Thank you for playing along with Birthday Sundaes Cakes & Cupcakes Blog Hop Challenge!

  13. This is so cute Karen! I love the frosting! Congrats on winning the first prize! So glad you had a great vacation! Have fun with your new cart! Thanks for playing along and hopping with us at Birthday Sundaes! I hope you'll join us again tomorrow!


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