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Sunday, 11 October 2015

Naming Day Card


Just a quick post from me today as my son has his first tag rugby match of the season today and I'm off to watch.

I made this pretty pink card as a Naming Day card. I sometimes find these cards a bit tricky as, inlike Christenings, there's no obvious theme to choose. However, I came across the Trimcraft First Edition It's a Girl paper pad and thought the designs would be perfect.

I made the topper using a sticker from the sheet in the pad. I softened the edges of the oval with Victorian Velvet distress ink. The rest was very simple, 2 different papers (aren't those teddy bears gorgeous?), some ribbon, die cut flowers and gems to finish. The finished card has also been personalised with the child's name.

Thanks for visiting today and thank you for your comments, I really do appreciate them all.
Cathy x

7 comments:

Linda Simpson said...

Beautiful Cathy I love the gorgeous paper and flowers.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Trace C said...

really lovely project, do like the colours

Lea Brawn said...

Beautiful card. So pretty x

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi this is a gorgeous card I love the soft pink colours. Hugs Jackie

Dawn Lancaster said...

Brilliant makes since I was last over Cathy!
Just back from a cheeky little week away in Majorca!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Cathy Clowes said...

Thank you Dawn. I thought earlier how I hadn't seen you post lately, hope you had a nice break x

Avril Watson said...

Beautiful Cathy, just so pretty and girly...hope you Son had a great match, hugs xxx