Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Happy Birthday! Sweet Summer Style!

Summer is here in Arizona! We are expected to hit 111 on Friday! Whoa it's gonna be a hot one!

I gave up trying to get a good photo of this! It just wasn't happening!

Ice Cream Cone from Sweet Shop Cricut Cartridge
Paper from Carta Bella Cool Summer
Happy Birthday Stamp Docerela Birthday Wishes
3 Girl Jam Crinkle Ribbon Baby Bundle
Ice-cream cone embellishments from Sticky Trims
Pink Passion Skittles from DoubleClick
Spellbinders Ovals Large
Stickles Icicle 

Entering into:
Jo's Scrap Shop: Sketch
Pause Dream Enjoy: Foam Tape
Krafty Girls: Anything Goes
Pin and Tack: Spark your Creativity Now
3 Girl Jam: Anything Goes + Ribbon
Paper Playtime: 2 or more ribbons
Amuse: Summertime
Exploring Cricut: Ice-cream


  1. Wow Carri, I love the Carta Bella Cool Summer paper you used!! The cone is so delicious and you may just need one with that kind of heat going on... Beautiful card my friend, love love love the crinkled ribbon!!!! Hugs

  2. Oh I think the picture is good! My nephew & his girlfriend have moved to Arizona and he has lost 65 pound just working in the heat. Wow! Love your card!


  3. Sooooooooooo cute! LOVING that ice cream cone!!

  4. Very cute Carrie! The paper is so cute but your bow is awesome!!

  5. What a super cute card! Love it!
    Have a great day.

  6. Super Cute, love the papers you used.

  7. What a perfect birthday card!! I love the paper and the ice cream embellies!! The ribbon looks fabulous!! Super-fun card!! Happy Wednesday :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  8. Such a cute card Carri! Love the paper, ice cream cone, ribbons and skittles! Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Jo's Funday Friday Challenges!

    Jo's Scrap Shack

  9. Cute! I think the photos turned out great. I always have a hard time getting the right lighting and angle when I take my pics. I love that pattern paper its fun :)


  10. How yummy!!! Love this ice cream cone cut and the bg paper is fabulous!!! Love the crinkle ribbons, too. Thank you so very much for joining our 'Ice Cream/Popsicle' challenge at Exploring Cricut and for playing with us for our 'Use Two or More Ribbons' challenge at Paper Playtime!!!! :)

  11. Great job and such a fun project! Thanks for entering at Exploring Cricut.

  12. 111??? That's hot!!! This card is so cute! I love that bow and your ice cream looks yummy! Thanks so much for joining us at Krafty Girls, Paper Playtime and Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges! :)

    Stacey’s Creative Corner

  13. Hi Carri,
    Wow, doesn't this look yummy! I love the background paper and the fun cone cut! Super cute!
    Send some of that heat my was only 50 here today! Yuk!
    By the way...we are planning a trip to Phoenix again this fall. We should try and meet up again?? Interested?
    Sherrie K

  14. Yummy card, love the image and the delish papers... The ribbons are just marvelous.....

  15. Oh ice cream how much I love thee!!!! What an adorable card :) LOVE the ice cream embellish ;)



  16. Awesome card, love the ice cream cone with the patterned paper, very yummy!

  17. Super cute card!Love the ice cream cone!!!

  18. Really nice card! I love all of your cards. You have such an eye for detail.

  19. This is DARLING, may be a favorite of mine of yours!!! Love the background paper, cute cone & skittles you added, plus the terrific bow!! So well put together!!

  20. What a Yummy card Carri! Love the papers and color combo!
    Thanks for sharing with us at Exploring Cricut!
    Have a wonderful day!
    Liz O.

  21. Totally delicious card, thanks for joining us at Jo's Funday Friday Challenges!

  22. Totally delicious card, thanks for joining us at Jo's Funday Friday Challenges!

  23. Love your card and you're going to need some ice cream with 111 degree heat, whew! Thanks for playing along with us over at Paper Playtime's Use 2 or more Ribbons challenge, waving hi from the hills of North Carolina ♥

  24. This is adorable! I love the background paper and crinkle ribbon bow! Thanks for playing along at Krafty Girls! :)


  25. What a fabulous card! I wish it was hotter here, but don't wish for it to be 111! lol I love your "cool" ice cream paper and I love your cone! The color combo on this card is fab and I love your seam binding with the button!! Nice take on the sketch! Thanks for joining Jo's Funday Friday;-)

  26. Just to let you know, I think your pictures turned out great! But I know where you're coming from. I sometimes take a good 20 shots and I'm still not satisfied with any of them :) This card makes me want to run out and pick up some ice cream. It was a hot one last week!
    Thanks for linking up with us at Krafty Girls!

  27. Yummy looking card. Yes, ice cream is perfect for a hot day.

    Thanks for playing along with us over at Krafty Girls.


  28. EEK!!! I am licking my lips right now!! I love ice cream and for sure a must have on a hot summer day!!!! Great job on this card!!! Love it! Thanks for taking the 3 Girl Jam Anything Goes Challenge.
    Loves-Scrappin Madge 3 Girl Jam DT
    www dot thescrappinlounge dot com

  29. Love this Carri!!
    Thanks for sharing this over at the 3GJ challenge blog!
    Love seeing DT members add challenge projects!!

  30. What a yummy card! Definitely summertime! Thanks for joining us at the A Muse Studio Challenge!