December 16, 2008

BETTER LATE THAN NEVER

Hi all!! VERY quick post before I lose power AGAIN - uggghhh!!! This is another thankyou card I made for after Christmas - I am hoping to have them all done so I can just mail them out! I used my Fresh Cuts set which I have not inked up in awhile. I really love this set, it is VERY versatile! Everything is SU! except for the stickles I used on the sentiment!! I am off to the dentist, then run a few errands - because ZACH COMES TODAY, WHOOHOOO!!!! I cannot wait to see my son, I am sooooo excited!!! So, here is the recipe!
Card Recipe:
Paper - Bayou Blue, Not Quite Navy, Chocolate Chip, Whisper White card stock, Patterns pack paper hostess gift
Inks - Not Quite Navy stampin' pad
Stamps - Fresh Cuts
Accessories - Large Oval Punch, Designer Label Punch, Photo Corners Punch, Scalloped Edge Punch, Ticket Corner Punch, Not Quite Navy Brads, Vintage Brads, Chocolate Chip narrow grosgrain ribbon, Felt Flowers, button, stampin' dimensionals, mini glue dots

28 comments:

Ila said...

Your card is Gorgeous!! I'm still working on mine too!....Have a great day with your son!!...Hugs, Ila

Dani said...

Great card! So happy that you get to see your boy today! :)

Denise ~ Paper Ponderings said...

I'm so excited for you! Have fun!

ScrapMomOf2 said...

Beautiful! I love it! I hope you don't lose your power anymore! Have a wonderful day with your son! I know you are so excited!!

Jessie/knightrone said...

So super cute!! I am terribly behind on blogging so don't think I forgot you!!

Natalie said...

This is lovely Alex. x

Rose Ann said...

The Chocolate and blue colors are so pretty on this, Alex...and I love that beautiful image!!

Have fun visiting and catching up with Zach!! Hugs!!

Riley said...

Ugh, I hope you don't lose power again! This is a beautiful card!

I have left you an award on my blog :)

Manna said...

Gorgeous card, Alex! I love this colour combo. Very pretty together!

mochamama said...

love it Alex! Its beautiful1 have fun with your son. My son comes home on Friday and I can't wait!

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Beautiful card Alex and love the colours and design, Have a great day, Hugs, Nikki x

Pamela said...

Great card!

Diane said...

So happy for you Alex,enjoy your time with your son and family!
Your card is beautiful as always!

Nikki Bond said...

Gorgeous card Alex! Great minds think alike...I'm making my thank you cards too! Hope your dentist trip is uneventful! {SMILEs}

maddy hill said...

great card ! merry christmas from the uk !

Catherine said...

very pretty card.
I'm glad you get to see your son :)

Marilyn said...

Gorgeous card - my Fresh Cuts hasn't gotten much use in a long time - thanks for rejuvenating it!! So happy that your son is coming home today - I know you are thrilled!!!

Jen Martakis said...

Very pretty Alex. Good for you for getting the thank you cards done ahead of time. I wish I was as organized. lol

Lauren said...

Fab Card Alex. I hope the power stays on!!!

kathleenh said...

Pretty! I like the colors you chose.

How nice to have your son home again for awhile!

Chris said...

gorgeous card!! enjoy your son! >"<

Wendy said...

Pretty card, Alex! So excited for you that your son is HOME!! Have a wonderful Christmas and enjoy your time with him and the rest of your family!

Have a great day!
Wendy
SBS9

Shannon McGann said...

Gorgeous! I hadn't thought to use Fresh Cuts that way - looks amazing! Love the colours too. I'm so glad you get to see your son today!!!

Deb said...

beautiful card Alex, have a lovely time with your family, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Christina Fischer said...

I agree -- this is a great set! I love what you did with it! :)

Joan said...

Very nice card Alex!!! Joan

Deborah said...

Great card ALex! Enjoy your son during the holdays sweetie! You got snow and power outages, we got a nasty chilly rain storm and power outages! Suppose to be sunny tomorrow! Then back to more rain! Christmas will be a wet one here! Happy holidays Alex! Hugs, Deb

~Denise Lynn~ said...

Beautiful! Love the colors and layout. Great accents too, love the felt flowers! :)