Thursday, February 21, 2013

Happy Birthday Sweet Teddy Bear Birthday Card!

Thank you to everyone that stopped over to wish me a Happy Birthday! It was a great weekend! If you missed it you can still enter to win some candy by entering HERE!!

I am super busy with my girls and I should be packing for our trip that we are leaving for at 4:00am tomorrow! But I just could not go one more day without making a project! I will be back soon to catch up! 

Teddy Bear from DoodleCharms Cricut Cartridge
Peachy Keen PK 650 Just Baby faces (fruit punch stickles eyeshadow)
Spellbinders Labels 5
Flowers are from deep in my stash! Top flower coated with fruit punch stickles
Brown Gems and white and pink pearls from Recollections
Buttons from stash
Mini buttons for ears
Ek Success Photo label Punch
Paper from deep into my stash
1. polka dot ribbon
2. brown/pink ribbon from my giant old stash of ribbon
Stickles Fruit Punch
Distressed ink Tim Holtz Walnut stain and spun sugar
Cappuccino Twine from the Twinery
Swiss Dots Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
Happy Birthday (heat embossed) and balloon string Stamp Docerela Creations

Entering into: 

Paper Playtime: Sentiment Stamp
All That Stickles: Fruit Punch
My Craft Spot: Flowers
The Twinery: Lets Polka Dot
Cuttlebug Spot: Cute as a Button
Tuesday Throwdown: monochromatic
Scrappy Moms: All Tied Up
Clear it out: Birthday + 2 Ribbons

Perfect Sentiments: Floral
Crafty Creations: Tic Tac Toe (I used buttons, pearls, and gems)
Lil red Wagon: Totally Teddies
Dl Art: Uplifting, pink/brown
Crafty Ribbons: Button up
Hiding in my Craftroom: Embossing
4 Crafty Chicks: twine
Paper-crafting Journey: Bingo: ( I used die cut, embossing and buttons)
Go Fish: Photo inspiration
Pin and Tack: Spark your creativity

Winner at Tuesday Throwdown
Top 3 at Clear it out!


  1. Adorable the twine as balloon.Have a fun trip.

  2. This is so sweet. I love it. I think HB is uplifting. You have so much going on in this card-
    Glad you had a Happy birthday & Have a safe and fun trip.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday #103 uplifting sentiment, pink brown & beige challenge
    DIANA L.

  3. Super sweet card! Hope you have a nice trip!

  4. Adorable card Carri and I love how you created the lollipop with the twine:) Have a fantastic weekend!!

  5. I really like all the neutral colors. Thanks for linking it to the All That Stickles blog.

  6. Fabulous card - love how you did the bears eyes!! So cute. Enjoy your trip. TFS

  7. What a fantastic creative way to make a lollipop!!!! LOVE IT~!! Your card is gorgeous and so sweet with all that shine.. even on his eye lids..eeek!! You did a lot here, super card Carrie!! Have a great safe trip and we will love to hear about it when you get back! Big hugs

  8. This is soooooooooooo cute cute cute! I loveeeeeeee the teddy bear and love love love the twine balloon!!!!

  9. This is absolutely adorable!! The little bear is so sweet!! I love how you dressed her up!! The twine balloon is so creative and fabulous!! Have a safe, fun trip!! Happy Friday :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  10. Pure cuteness Carrie! love the twine lollipop and the glittery eyes....
    Enjoy your fun trip!

  11. This is so sweet, I love the bear and how you embossed her tummy, and how you added buttons to her ears!! Thanks for joining the Cute As A Button Challenge at The Cuttlebug Spot.

  12. love the dots!! What a cute beary boo too!!!

  13. Oh this is so sweet, thanks for playing on All that Stickles this week, Hazelxo

  14. So cute - I love the twine balloon! Thank you for joining us at Scrappy Moms Stamps! :)

    - Mel

  15. Glad to see a project from you!! I know you have to be crazy busy. Have a great time on your trip!! I will watch WD for you!!! LOL I finally got caught up with watching the two episodes and the two hour long episodes of TD. WOO HOO! Crazy! I was stunned when Lew Temple what shot in the head!!! (Ben?)(I can't remember his characters name) I guess i should have been expecting something but wasn't so I was really shocked. And Rick sure is riding the crazy train!! Can't wait to see what happens Sunday!
    have a fun time.

  16. Great card! I really like that twine balloon. Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon.

  17. Super cute Carri! Your bear could not be cuter. I love the little bow in her hair and the eyelashes..too cute! Your embellishments are fabulous...the twine balloon is clever-love it!
    Have a great trip! I am sorry I missed your Birthday! I was on a mini snowmobile trip and trying to play catch up! Hope you had a wonderful day my friend!
    Sherrie K

  18. Thanks for playing our challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks, great job!

  19. Super cute card, love the embossing you have used!! Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
    Cheers Jennie DTM

  20. This is so sweet! I love those eyelashes!!

    Carri, have a WONDERFUL holiday! You're well on your way by now and I hope that you're having a super time!!

  21. that is so sweet, Carri! Great card!

  22. A darling card!Have fun on your trip!ENJOY!
    Have a Fabulous Weekend,

  23. OH HOW SWEET! I love the polka dot paper and all the embellishments!
    Great card Carri!

  24. Awww how cute is your teddy :0) He is such an inspiration.

    Thanks for sharing.


  25. Happy Birthday Carri and have a fun trip!
    Love your card.
    Jayne x

  26. Great card, love all the little embellishments. I'm going to have to start using more of mine. Especially now I have 'skittles' TFS --C

  27. Love the twine lollipop!! So cute! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week :)

  28. Beautiful teddy bear card. I love the button ears and sparkly face

  29. Awe...adorable little bear :) it made me smile.

    Hugs, Sheena

  30. Cute, cute, CUTE, Carri! Loving all the tiny details that really make this card work. How wonderful that you chose to join in our "monochromatic" challenge at Tuesday Throwdown this week. I certainly would love to see your work again. Good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

  31. Aww, what a sweetie! I love how you've done the twine as a balloon. Lovely colours with the pink and brown combo too.

    Thanks for playing along at The Cuttlebug Spot this week. Hope you'll be joining us again soon.

    Rachel x

  32. Cute, cute, cute (especially since you used my favorite color)!

  33. This is FAB! Thanks for playing with The Twinery!

  34. Really cute creation, love his embossed tummy & the flower!

    Thank you for sharing with us at The Perfect Sentiment this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  35. Thanks for joining along with us at The Twinery!

  36. Really darling bear with the brown design! :) Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Throwdown! Hope you’ll join us again for the next challenge and good luck! Smiles and Hugs - *Vicki* - DT member

  37. Very cute teddy, Thanks for joining in the challenge at The Perfect Sentiment this week Hope to see you again soon.

  38. Super sweet card. I love all the brown and the twine loli! Thanks for playing at My Craft Spot!

  39. Super cute! I really love the handmade embellishments you have made including the one with the twine!

    Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

  40. Fab card tfs and joining us at CIOT hope you stop by and play with us again...LYNN <((><

  41. A very "dotty" card, indeed!
    Great take on the polka dot challenge!

    - Tifany

  42. Super cute card! I love the way you used twine for the bow and twine for the balloon! Totally unique and fabby. Hope you enjoyed your trip. Thank you so much for sharing your awesome creation with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

  43. Beautiful creation. I love the scene you create.
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons
    hugs Anke

  44. Great card! I love the little bear and her glitter eye shadow :-) Thanks for joining us at the Clear It Out Challenge Blog. Good luck.

  45. How cute!!
    Thanks for playing at Crafty Ribbons
    Have a good week

  46. Awww...too cute!
    By the way, Happy Belated Birthday! Sorry I missed it.
    Hope it was wonderful and that your family trip was terrific too.

  47. Very cute and love the bits of twine! Great job and thanks so much for playing at the Go Fish Challenge!

  48. Adorable! All the glitter touches are fantastic!

    Precious Hugs


  49. This is beautiful thanks for playing with us at PCJ this time
    Jacki xx(PCJ DT)