Sunday, 21 December 2014

Happy Birthday BIL

A birthday card for my brother in law, very similar to this one. I actually made this one first but forgot to photograph it before sending it off; had to retrieve it from sis to take the pics.

It has a pocket inside to hold a gift card

Cardstock - kraft, pearlised metallic bronze, white for insert
Stamps - Deep Red Gears Background, Hero Arts bike
Dies - Mpress Nesting Convex Square, Spellbinders Double Ended Tags, QuicKutz Nesting Ovals
Ink - Memento Rich Cocoa
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, acrylic block
Other - silver brads, sentiment sticker

Little Claire's Designs December Challenge - A Special Card
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Anything Goes
Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR#179 - Freestyle ~ Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.



  1. Fabulous male card, love the background and image.
    Thanks for joining our challenge at Penny's paper Crafty. Jennifer DT member

  2. I love the silver touches. Great idea! I love the place to add a gift card too. Very Brilliant idea!
    Happy Holidays from the team at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. We are so glad that you joined our Anything a Goes Challenge this week. Thanks for playing along. ~Michelle

  3. I love this card. It is such a perfect male card. May I post a link to your card on my Manly Monday blog post? It's a post where I showcase masculine cards for my readers. Email me link to your card so I can find it at grohcm at gmail dot com. I will send you an email when the post goes live. Thank you.
    Cindy at Cre8ive Cindy Blog

  4. wow--very cool! I like that! Thanks for joining us over at Hiding In My Craft Room this week!

  5. Oh this is so super cute!!! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  6. This is a brilliant creation - lovely colours and layout - thank you for joining us this time at Penny's Paper-Crafty and good luck - Michelle x

  7. Great card - love brown and kraft together.

    Thanks for sharing it with us at Little Claire.

    Helen x