Jun 15, 2009

365 Cards: Cosmo Cricket Week!

Happy Monday to ya! I just want to start out by saying that Sponsor Week over at 365 Cards has got to be my favorite thing! And of course I adore Cosmo Cricket so I am extra excited to get started. Ok, now that we got that out of the way, todays challenge at 365 Cards is to make a girly card and use the word GIRL on it. I believe Gloria is working with the Girl Friday Paper Pack today which is so fun and so girly.  Well, you know I have the Mr. Campy paper pack  and lets just say its full of flannel print and cars... NOT very girly. Plus I actually have some specific challenges that I want to save it for so I thought of using another Cosmo Cricket line today that I have in my stash,  AND it has a Girl Sentiment. So Win-Win! Here is my card using Honey Pie:(click on this link to see the entire line!)

If you have never been a proud owner of a Cosmo Cricket Paper Pack, then you are in for a real treat. One of the few things I LOVE about them is they come loaded with journaling cards and sentiments (plus all the gorgeous paper!), and they even have sketch and layout ideas included to help you jump start your creativity. All of their packs are strongly designed and so much fun that I have a bit of a hard time cutting into it. That means it is LOVED! We hope you love seeing this week all the wonderful things Cosmo Cricket has to offer!

Isn't that GIRL STUFF card just perfect for a girly card?? I thought there would be nothing better than to make this a baby card. Of course I am now seeing the phrase "girl stuff" paired with a carriage kind of has a double meaning... which I think is extra fun!
I used some stickles for the carriage and added my current favorite embellishment: PTI Buttons. I just can't get enough of them! I will try really hard not to use too many this week : )
That's all for today. Pretty straight forward. I am so excited to see what each DT does with their paper pack. I think it's safe to say that we each LOVE Cosmo Cricket!

Thanks for checking in with my today. Have a great one!
k

Deets:
Stamps: Bitty Baby Blessings by Papertrey Ink
Ink: Basic Black by SU!
Paper: Sweet Blush by Papertrey Ink Honey Pie by Cosmo Cricket
Accessories: Marvy Heart Punch, EK Success Tab Line Punch, Twine, Papertrey Ink Vintage Buttons, Stickles, Twill Ribbon PTI

14 comments:

~amy~ said...

absolutely fabulous girly card sista!!

Bohemian Gypsy said...

Kristie what a very girly card!! I am NOT the proud owner of any Cosmo Cricket papers but I hope to be soon lol. I checked out their site they have gorgeous stuff.
Hugs
Michelle

Fran, said...

I just don't know how you girls come up with super ideals for your cards. Love it!
Cheers

Sherry said...

Kristie, this is absolutely girly. I love your card and I think if I dig into my patterned paper stash I have that same paper.

AUsome mom said...

Cute, cute, cute!! I love girly cards and this one is just fab! Love the CC papers you guys are using. I have a few sheets, but I've never bought the sets. I'll be shopping for some very soon! Great job Kristie!

Made by Mandy said...

Cute card and I love the cross stitch sampler effect on that paper you have used.

Shari said...

Super Cute!

fabricbutterfly said...

wonderful card, that carriage is the bomb, it is so cute, and keep on a usin' those buttons, they are wonderful.

Chrissie said...

Fabby, fabby, fabby! I love it!
Chrissie

Hazel said...

This is a delightful card - so much work has gone into it x

One4Joy said...

adorable with a capital "A"!!! love that paper, I have seriously hoarded it, though I recently made a girl baby banner with it! I especially like your paper pieced baby buggy!!!

Karen Lee said...

What an adorable card. I love the way you tied on the ribbon.

hugs, Karen Lee

Jana said...

Wonderfully girlie. Love the whole thing.

Heather said...

SUPER adorable!


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