Thursday, March 31, 2011

Happy Birthday!

I used my Gypsy to make the flower using the Smiley Card Cartridge.
I welded the middle part of the flower to make it into a mini card! 
Swiss Dots Embossing Folder.
Crochet Flower
Stamp from Technique Tuesday
eyelets, brads, craft string and ribbon
Paper is vellum

Entering into:
Scrappy Moms: Use Smiley Cartridge

Fantabulous: Looks like Spring

Scrapbookaholic By Abby Challenge #2: Anything Spring

Amber's Crafts: Flowers 

Stampin Sisters in Christ: Paper Piercing 
Birthday Sundaes: Spring Birthday



  1. What a cool idea for a how it opens to show the sentiment.

    Thanks 4 joining us at Birthday Sundaes!

  2. Very nice card. I love the way you display the sentiment. I really like the eyelets and string idea too.. very nice :)

  3. I love this flower, what a creative idea..Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

  4. I love interactive cards and I love what you did with that flower... very creative!
    Thanks for playing with us once again this week at Birthday Sundaes.


  5. awwww this is such a great card! TFS, I'd love it if you'd visit me at:

  6. Very cute! It reminds me of Spring. Thank you for playing along with us at Birthday Sundaes.

  7. That string around the edges is SO cool, and I love that you can see it through the vellum!!!

  8. How cute is that card???!!!! I just love the colors--and the way that it opens up is just perfect!!

  9. What a great flower card....great idea with the flap!

  10. Great design, Carri! I love the vellum and the string! Beautiful flowers! Thanks forplaying with Birthday Sundaes!

  11. what an adorable card! I love it, love it, love it! TFS and good luck from Abby's design team!

  12. Adorable. Love that flower. :)

  13. You make the cutest cards ever. love it. so darn cute.

  14. Carri,

    I haven't been online in forever, but I wanted to stop by to say hello and see what you've been up to!

    I love your pretty card!!! :) Did you make the crocheted flower yourself?

    Hoping to see you at CKC in Mesa...

    Crafty hugs,

    partridgelu at yahoo dot com

  15. How cute and clever!! I love the little window for the phrase!! TFS!! :)

  16. Soo cute! Love you put the sentiment on the sunflower's inside! Thanks for playing with us at Birthday Sundaes!

    FCCB & Birthday Sundaes DT Member

  17. Oh my goodness this is so cute I may scrap lift this. :)

  18. Hi Carri~ I am now your newest follower but I bet not for long. Your blog is great. I wanted to thank you for your kind comments on my blog & for following me too. It is always humbling when someone so talented comes by & follows.
    I really appreciate it. I was browsing your wonderful creations & everything is so delightful!!!
    Crafty best wishes,

  19. Cute card Carri! I love how the flower opens up. And your sweet crocheted flower looks great on there.
    Thanks for joining in on my giveaway. Keep checking back because I will be having a blogaversary giveaway posting soon!! Stacy H-W

  20. Your card is sooooo cute love it.... Thank you for playing along at Scrapbookaholic By Abby..... Huggggs

  21. Cute idea! Thanks for playing along at FCCB this week!

  22. I like that peek-a-boo window as the center of your flower. The brown crochet flower is my favorite!


    P.S. The wiggly eyes and cards came yesterday. THANKS again!

  23. Your card turned out AMAMZING! I love it! You did a great job with the challenge. I am so glad you joined in the fun with us this week at FCCB!

  24. this is so pretty! I love how the flower opens up! thanks for playing with us at Scrappy Moms Stamps!
    liz :o)

  25. What a great idea - a card in a card! I love the crocheted flower!

  26. I love the fron opening on this. Great idea.

  27. Awww so cute!! I love what you did here. Im with Raven, I may need to scraplift :)

  28. Very cute card!!!Thanks for playing this week with us at scrapbookaholic by Abby.
    Karla U

  29. I love how the middle of the flower opens up to reveal the sentiment!

    Thanks for playing along with our Flower Challenge at Amber's Crafts and Stuff! I hope you will come back next Wednesday for Challenge #4!


  30. Cute idea! Thanks for playing with us at FCCB!

  31. Your card is so pretty... love those colors and your pic with Tim Holtz... ROCKS ! LOL
    Thanks for playing this week with S by Abby
    Have a great Tuesday ;-)
    ~Maria Elena~DT

  32. THis is fabulous! I am in love with the nest at the bottom so creative! Thank you for playing along with us at SA by Abby challenges!