Happy Birthday Card with Oriental Hearts

April 12th, 2010

Oriental Theme

Happy Birthday With Oriental Theme.

Finished Card Size – 14.7 x 14.7 cm square.

You Will Need:
- Black card for card base 14.7 x 14.7 cm square
- Black funky foam 8.1 x 11.1 cm, cerise paper 8.1 x 11.1 cm, torquise paper 7.1 x 9.4 cm
- Happy Birthday stamp plus black ink, white pearlescent strip of paper 5.8 x 1.2 cm, cerise strip of paper  6 x 1.9 cm
- A piece of floral paper 3.8 x 14.7 cm
- 3 x Cerise paper 2.8 x 4 cm, 3 x Pearlescent white paper 2.5 x 3.5 cm
- Cerise brad
From Meiflower
- Oriental Fabric Hearts

Oriental Themed Birthday Card

Close Up Of Oriental Heart

- Kimono Stickers

Novelty Stickers For Card Making, Kids

Close Up Of Kimono Sticker

- Oriental Red Cord
Daisy Sequin Flowers
- 6 Petal Flower Sequin

Method:
- Stick the 8.1 x 11.1 cm cerise paper on to the black funky foam. Stick the torquise 7.1 x 9.4 cm piece of paper on top of the cerise paper as shown.

-  Layer  1 Daisy Sequin Flower onto a 6 Petal Flower Sequin and attach to cerise and torquise piece from above with cerise brad. Stick onto the black base card.

Layered Sequin Flower Attached To Card With A Brad

Close Up Of Layered Sequin Flower And Oriental String

- Stick 2 Oriental Hearts onto the torquise paper, stagger them.

-  Cut a piece of Oriental Red Cord appoximately 15cm.  From the middle of the cord, tie around the sequin flowers. Tie the ends of the red cord into the holes of the oriental hearts. Cut excess string off.

- Matt and layer white pearlescent strip of paper 5.8 x 1.2 cm with the cerise strip of paper  6 x 1.9 cm. Stamp Happy Birthday onto the strip. Stick onto black base card.

- Stick floral strip left hand side of black base card.

- Matt and layer  3 x Cerise paper 2.8 x 4 cm with the  3 x Pearlescent white paper 2.5 x 3.5 cm. Select 3 large Kimonos to stick in the middle of the 3 pearlescent rectangles. Stick onto the floral piece, evenly spaced out.

Brown Glitter Dog Card

April 5th, 2010

Sequin Glitter Dog Card Sample

Birthday Dog Card With Paw Prints

Finished Card Size – 15 x 15cm

You Will Need:
- Black card stock
- Brown paw paper
- Cream card with brown paws
- Black happy birthday peel off
From Meiflower
- Brown glitter dog embellishment
- Paw print ribbon
- Black and white brads

Method

Fabric dog fabric embellishment

Close up of brown sparkly glitter dog

- Cut a 6.5cm from cream card with brown paws. Matt and layer onto a 7.5cm square from brown paw paper. Stick the brown glitter dog onto the cream paw card and stick onto black card as shown.

Black Happy birthday peel off used on a handmade card

Close up of 'Happy Birthday' black peel off.

- Cut a strip of card 5 x 1 cm and stick black happy birthday peel off onto strip. Cut a strip 1.5 x 5 cm from brown paw paper, cut corners off as shown to make a thin tag. Stick the happy birthday piece onto the brown strip. Stick onto card as shown . Pierce top part of tag with piercer and attach a black brad.

Novelty paw print ribbon for dog lovers

Close up of fluffy brown paw print ribbon

- Stick brown paw ribbon across card as shown. Finish off card with a border using double sided tape and a sprinkle of black glitter.