Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Taylored Expressions May "Blast from the Past" Blog Hop

This month's theme is to... "Make it Masculine!" 

Where's my blue??? LOL!

Yes, I live in a house FULL of BOYS!!! and creating something boy-ish always has to pre-approved by them! NO bows, sparkles, ribbon or... a whole lotta other stuff! geesh!
My cards for today have been pre-approved by the almost 5yo, 7yo and 35yo, hee hee!!!

For my first card, I used my "Belated Birthday - Stand Out" A La Carte Stamp;
I just had to have me some Cosmo Cricket Social Club DP!...
and I used it as my 'embellishment' for this card... I have tough critics ;)


For my next card, I decided to go even simpler and use my "Much Appreciated" Stamp Set...
I some red ink since it's hubs fave color, and stamp directly onto the Kraft CS;
I used a scrap of Cosmo Cricket Social Club DP for the sentiment and a bit of twine with a wood button...


Clean and simple seems to be the thing for 'men' :)
Thanks for stopping by!
Enjoy the hop :) :) :)



Card Details:
Stamp(s): Taylored Expressions "Belated Birthday - Stand Out" A La Carte Stamp
and "Much Appreciated" Stamp Set
Paper(s): Cosmo Cricket Social Club DP, Taylored Expressions Jacaranda CS, PTI Kraft CS
Ink(s): ColorBox Lipstick Red Chalk Ink, Memento Tuxedo Black Ink, Copic Markers
Accessories: Small Tags Nesties, Baker's Twine, Wood Button, MFT Notebook Edge Die-namic

8 comments:

Crafty Math Chick said...

Adorable Margie! Love those birdies!

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

LOVE these Margie! The birds are DARLING and I LOVE the layout and papers! Your CAS card rocks too!!!

Tracy said...

Soooooooo cute Margie! Both are perfect. :)

Natalie said...

Very FUN!! Glad they met with approval from the "men" :-)

Danni said...

Fabulous!! Fun lil' birdies!

Taylor said...

Not just one, but TWO fabulous masculine cards! Love the simplicity of both!

Julia Aston said...

Two fun cards - love those birds and the colors on the thank you card!

Michelle Single said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE the layout and elements of your thank you card! Just perfect!

 
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