Wednesday, January 23, 2013

It's a Girl -- Finally

There is a baby due very soon in my family. My aunt and uncle have three boys and now they are expecting a baby girl next month.

My aunt loves dragonflies, so I wanted to give a new gift that incorporated them. I bought a cute picture frame and used Alphalicious to add the baby's initial -- J. The background paper is pink and sparkly, and I added glitter glue to the dragonfly wings. It is from Simply Charmed. I really love the way this frame turned out. Their house needs pink, glittery cuteness after all those boys.





I kept the theme going on the card. I used the same dragonfly, but cut the flowers and background mat from Create a Critter. I added ribbon and pearls, and that was it. I love the soft, pastel colors -- perfect for a new baby.



I stamped my sentiment inside.




Thanks!



Challenges:
Celebrate the Occasion: Baby
Cardz TV: Baby New Year
Go Fish: Pastels
Crafty Boots: New
Challenges 4 Everybody: Anything goes
Pan Pastel: Nature
Make it Monday: Anything goes
Little Scrap Pieces: Use a flower

9 comments:

  1. Cute, thanks for playing @ CTO!

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  2. Beautiful picture and card, love the dragonfly design and the sparkle.

    Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  3. Amazing frame and picture. Fabulous card with coordinating image and colour . Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday
    Shirley-Anne

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  4. I saw it on MIM. Baby cards are so much fun. This is really cute. I like the sparkle and the shine.

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  5. How CUTE! adorable dragonfly!
    Have a SUPER day and thank you for sharing with us at Little Scrap Pieces
    Shelly

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  6. Love the soft pastel colors perfect for a baby girl. I love dragon flies too yours is super sweet. Thank so very much for joining the lsp challenge this week. Karen

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  7. Very pretty, love the pink shades.
    Thanks for sharing at PanPastel UK this week.
    Hugs Brenda xox

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  8. Wonderful projects!! The little dragonfly is so cute!!
    Thanks for joining us this week at CTO!!!!

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  9. So pretty, I love the plaid colors with the adorable dragonfly! Thanks for sharing your creation with us this week @ CTO for our "Baby Card" challenge :)

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