February 04, 2013

Baby Blue

Hi Everybody,

A couple of days ago I showed you a baby card in pink that I had made for a friends new daughter.

Well here is the same type of card but this time in blue and I have done a video tutorial on how to make it....Spellbinders Grand  Labels 4 will show you how.

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It makes a beautiful design that can be adapted for any occasion.

Just think how lovely this would be as a Wedding card with the Bride and Grooms names  on one of the panel along with the date.

The stand is from Joy Crafts ans there is a tutorial  Creating Card Stands   with a link directly to Ebay to buy them.

I have used Centura Pearl from  Crafters Companion  for the base page and embossed it.

The other card is from Inspirations  which is based in Preston.

I have used the same Baby Feet embossed card on this one and used it for the box lid too... and there is a video on   Making Boxes

The Corsage is made with  flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts  and it is a mixture of Roses, Tulips and  Cherry Blossoms and they have been sparkled with Glamour Dust.

And here is a real close up of the flowers.

After the video was completed I decided to add in the silver baby charm.

Just need a boy baby to send it too now !!

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Hugs xx

33 comments:

  1. These are stunning, Christina. I missed the other card, so will have to go and check it out!

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  2. Hi Christina, I found you through Naomi's blog (Creative Bug on the Loose) - so pleased I went roaming. What amazing creations you do!!! Just beautiful...

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  3. Good morning Christina,
    Another super card, thank you for the idea.
    I have not made shaped cards using my Dies for such a long time ...... Note to self........."Use your Dies there best advantage"
    I love looking on your Blog and through the Tutorials
    Thanks for all the inspiration.
    Have a Great Day

    Patricia xx

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  4. Absolutely stunning! I will definitely watch the video tomorrow. (It's 2am here now so I must get to bed! LOL)

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  5. WOW had a look at the video and you explain it so well and I feel I can attempt to make this card and box. Thank you Christina for giving us access to so many tutorials. I for one find them so helpful. This project is amazing and you card is gorgeous.

    Wilma x x x

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  6. This card is stunning Christina. And yes it would make a beautiful wedding card.

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  7. This is fabulous Christina. Now I just NEED Grand Labels 4 - along with lots of other dies Ha ha! A crafters wants and needs never stop. LOL! Have a good day. Christine x

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  8. Christine wow. I have for years made book cards but this takes it to a whole new level. The tutorials is great and so easy to follow, thanks now all I need are the dies
    Linda south shields

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  9. Another stunning creation Christina. xxx

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  10. Hi Christina love this card ,i like all your spellbinder videos.thank you for taking the time to do them.
    Marion

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  11. Pretty baby card Christina and, yes, it would make a stunning wedding card. I'm gonna take a peek at the video later - thanks for sharing. Pat x

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  12. Christina this is absolutely gorgeous, such beautiful colours and love the book effect..like the touch of glitz on your flowers

    Anne

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  13. this is a lovely card and you're so right about using it as a wedding card.

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  14. Christina, well done. Beautiful. I am checking out which Cricut cartridges I have and how to turn it into one of these cards...off to my craft room ;) Thanks for sharing...

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  15. Christina - these are just stunning. Love love the colours and all the little details. Have a fabulous week.

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  16. Christina, as always an inspiration to us all. I actually completed a card using the Grand Decorative Ovals for my mother yesterday in green, her favorite color. I will share as soon as I finish decorating it for her. Have to go now, am babysitting my grandson, full time job.

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  17. I don't know how you keep coming up with these beauties,my creativity would have gone on strike already.
    Gorgeous card
    hugs adie

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  18. Oh I wish I had those grand labels, I had them in my hand and just couldn't spend $75 or more dollars, eek! But I am regretting that decision now that I see what you are doing with them, I loved the pink one but the blue one really talks to me, maybe because I raised boys? mm? I love the box you created, beautiful!!! You are amazing and awesome.. Love everything you do. hugs

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  19. You have ENABLED me again Christina!! Now I must have the Grand Labels 4 dies! My 2nd Grandson is expected in May and what a perfect idea this is! This card is stunning and would be a great addition to his baby book! I also have the book dies, but they are not the Grand size, but I could attach it to on a Card Creator die. Just beautiful!!! Thank you so much for sharing this amazing card. I am so in love with it! Hugs Lori

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  20. Both cards have the WOW factor for sure. Absolutely Stunning cards

    ColleenB.

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  21. Both are absolutely stunning, Christina!! The flowers are gorgeous!! Amazing and inspirational, as always!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  22. Oh Christina I love this and yes it would look good adapted as a wedding card as well xXx

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  23. The pink baby girl card is gorgeous but for once I think I prefer the blue 'boy' - very unsual for me as I'm normally a pink/purple fanatic! Must have something to do with just having boys in our family ha ha!

    Seriously both cards are absolutely stunning and a wonderful keepsake gift for the recipients.

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  24. This is stunning, love it xx Jan

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  25. Such beautiful cards. Thanks for making the video and sharing such beauty with us.

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  26. Hi Christina,
    I have followed you for over a year now and I must say you have expanded greatly. All you cards are gorgeous. When I try to copy and do the same things they are never as pretty as the ones you have done. I would be so honored to win something from your Blog. But do you mail to the United States?
    Jackie Brockett

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  27. This is so GORGEOUS Christina! I LOVE all the layering and the details are amazing! Beautiful card.....LOVE!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  28. Hi Christina i have just started following and your cards are stunning. Joan x

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  29. Hi there, I have been following your videos on YouTube and am a pretty recent follower of your blog. Love all the things you make-beautiful!

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  30. Lovely card Christina :) Tnahk you for the video tutorial :)

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  31. This is so awesome, pretty, and such a sweet card for a baby!! WOW is all I can say...love it!!

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