Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Teddy Bear Birthday Card

Here's the birthday card I made for my niece, who is turning eight next week.  To make the card base, I took a cut from the Cricut Elegant Edges cartridge and sized it at 5 1/2".  I then duplicated it, flipped the copy, and overlapped the two enough to make the entire width 8 1/2".  After welding the two together, I cut it and layered it with a piece of aqua cardstock and some patterned paper.

The adorable teddy bear is cut at 3 1/2" from the Teddy Bear Parade cartridge.  Her accessories are all part of the same cut, but I changed the clothing by pulling the dress from a different bear.  Her face is a Peachy Keen stamp, and I accessorized her with some i-rock gems.

To make the sentiment, I die cut a banner from the My Creative Time Vintage Label Dies and added a sentiment from Vintage Sentiments.  A Fancy Pants button and green hemp from Liz's Paper Loft Boutique were the finishing touches!

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  1. awe so sweet katie! you're such a good auntie!

  2. Sweet card! Your Niece will love it! Peachy Faces make everything more special and happy :D Great job!
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  3. This bear is WAY too cute. This is an ADORABLE birthday card! You are such a terrific aunt! Hugs- Glora

  4. super cute card


  5. Katie ~ Oh my goodness this is ADORABLE!! The hint of aqua is the PERFECT touch! I just LOVE ALL the paper you used ~ best part is I have them all! LOL!! Well I think you niece will TOTALLY ADORE this card like I am sure she ADORES you!!! I muuts say this last MCT release with the tag is my FAVORITE of all time ~ right now!

  6. Really darling, she is going to love it. Great job.

  7. i love this card and your stamps are such cute adds to the card.


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