Monday, September 13, 2010

Daisy Doodles and simple

There's a new challenge at Daisy Doodles...starting today. They call it simple with only one embellishment.
My card was so simple I decided to make three. I had a birthday party to go to. The brand new baby, Kevin was born September 3, his two sisters' bdays are Sept 5th and 8th. Kevin's, my son, is Sept 12. Next year we will have to buy 4 gifts for one party. They always celebrate all the birthdays with one party. Better start a Christmas account just for the September birthday club. Let me not forget that one of our DD's bday is Sept 20th. Anywho, I made these three simple, very simple.
And there is no inside, but the greeting is on the pull out card.
Ariel just loved that is was different. It was funny to watch her try to open the card, then she realized...pull the yellow ribbon!
The next card was for Casidhe, she's seven, and she only cared about the gifts. Typical!
The inside was a piece of scrap that had been shoved through the Cuttlebug a number of times prior to the birth of this card.
White paper has seen CB folder 'Textile' and more than a couple of nesties, round and oval scalloped. It had a very interesting center that was plain and tons of marks all around it. sponged it with Ballet Blue to bring out the textures. I thought it looked cool.
Last but not least, my fave.
I got into the deep sea fishing tackle box and raided it. Found several huge hooks and settled on a somewhat smaller one. I like that it was dark and shiny. Tied it to the paper with fishing line.
All the images you see here are from the Daisy Doodles store. The sentiments are from the same set, 'Only Words'.
The birthday candles are from the set by the same name 'Birthday Candles'.
Thanks for coming by!
Hope you enjoy the rest of the DT creations.
For those of you that have stayed with me to the end of this post: Daisy's Digi Doodles Store has a September special running right now. You can go check it out here. 50% off all summer images and some freebies with a purchase of $5.00.

Paper Romance - Clean and Simple 9/15
Gingerloft - Anything Goes 9/19
Southern Girls (INT)- Anything Goes 9/20
Fab 'n' funky - Wha' Eva' 9/14
Penny's Paper - Birthdays 9/14
 Timbroscrapmania - Free Theme 9/17
Going Grey - Children 9/13
 No Time To Stamp - Let's hear it for the guys

STAMPS/IMAGES: Daisy Doodles
PAPER: Bashful Blue, Gable Green, white, DCWV DSP, Ballet Blue, Real Red, Lavender Lace,GL Green
INK: Bashful Blue
TOOLS: Cuttlebug for spellbinders label Two and Scalloped Circle, label Four
INCIDENTALS: Ribbon, Sewing machine, cotton twine, hook, fishing line, prismacolor pencils


Shelly Schmidt said...

Love your cards- the card with the birthday candles with the pull out tag is fabulous! The circle scallop card is awesome and love the fishing theme card with the fishing line accent. Wowza!

Pat (mspfd) said...

Very cute cards!

TinaB said...

Love them all Jo as you know, love the little tag xxxxx Hugs Tina xx

Monika Reeck said...

Jo this is really lovely..I love purple and what a nice tag inside the card..lovely coloring the candle..I love your card on the challenge BLOG too it is so cuuuteee...really wonderfully done...

sue said...

I really love the simplicity of these cards and the pull-out tag is great! Thanks for joining our first Southern Girls Challenge. :)

Kristen said...

Oh My cuteness!!! Love your card. Thanks so much for joining us at Going Grey at scrap-Creations!

Julye said...

Wow you have been busy and all so different, thanks for joining us at Penny's and goodluck.

Viv said...

Love the pull out tag and your multiple cards are fab! Thanks for joining us at the first Southern Girls Challenge. Viv x

Lindsey said...

Lovely cards, thanks for joining us at Fab and Funky this week x

Teresa Kline aka va.sunshine said...

such a cute card, I am having a Verve stamps giveaway on my blog, check it out and tell your friends!

enjoy *~*

Laura - The Stampin' Soldier said...

That pull out tag card is tooooooo CUTE!!!

Tracey said...

Hi Joanne, these are all gorgeous!

Hope you're having a great week :)


Marjo said...

Hi Joanne,

Both cards are fantastic! Lovin that cute little tag with the polka dot ribbon, yummy. Can you tell I love polka dots!

Hugs, Marjo

Cheryl said...

Joanne, what wonderful simple cards! I really like the one with the tag. Great design.

Cheryl said...

Joanne, what wonderful simple cards! I really like the one with the tag. Great design.

Giò said...

A lot of super cute card!!!
Thanks for joining us at TSM challenge.
Hugs, Giò

Bettina said...

great cards, love the tag and the candels gives me a party feeling. thanks for joining us at SGC. hugs bettina

Kathy said...

Really like all three, but think the first is my favorite. The pull out tag is so cool and such a fun idea!

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