Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Bugaboo Birthday Card with Paper Lace

When I saw this digi stamp on the Bugaboo website, I knew exactly the card I would make using it and the person who would receive it!! I colored this stamp using my new Promarkers my mom gave me for Christmas! Simply LOVE them and my mom for buying them for me!!

To make this card, I cut a piece of cream colored cardstock at 6" x 12" and scored it at 4" and 8". I used my bone scorer to fold it into three sections and then used a Martha Stewart Border Punch on the front of the card. I then covered the front with purple pattern paper (try saying that three times real fast) and used the same punch on the edge as I used on the cream cardstock. I placed ribbon around the card to hold it closed when tied and then cut one purple mat and one cream mat to go under the digi stamp. I pop dotted Happy Birthday on the front.

As you open the card, you will see the word "Celebrate" cut at 1" using the Paper Lace cartridge - Page 68. On the far left side of the card is the sentiment and then for the center of card, I cut Happy Birthday located on Page 53 of the Paper Lace at 3".

If you've been thinking about purchasing the Paper Lace cartridge and havent' yet, let me recommend it to you. You'll love it - so go ahead and order it!!! You won't regret it (now how's that for enabling?).

Thanks for stopping by our blog and we hope you'll come again!! If you see something you like, let us know!! Until another day, God bless you!! Donna


  1. Your card looks amazing, love the stamp and you did a great job with the pro markers!

  2. Fabulous card and great coloring with those new markers. I love mine and they are so much for reasonably priced then Copics (that means you can get more LOL) Now I have to go look at Paper Lace Thanks!

  3. Love your card. The digi stamp is so cute. Now I'm going back to check out the rest of your work and become a follower

  4. Love it Donna - fabulous coloring!! Great job with the Cricut too - I love combining stamping and cricuting! LOL

  5. Love it! beautiful card and love all the detailing.

  6. I love it too! Thanks for playing in our challenge at Catch The Bug!

  7. awesome card! love the border and bow! thank you for joining this weeks Bugaboo challenge at Catch the Bug!


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