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Sunday, June 15, 2014

To my Husband

Hi guys. It's Father's Day today and I thought I'd share a card I made for the occasion. This one isn't actually for MY father, but for my husband...but he's a it totally counts. :)

I decided to try a bit of a new style. I've always loved stamping...but for some occasions I just don't have the right stamps. And so I decided to use my printer and print out a sentiment instead...

I had some beautiful sparkly (or shiny) grey cardstock that I used for my background. It keeps it from being boring. I also added a strip of black paper on the left which I embossed with one of the border folders from the Cuttlebug "Just My Type" folder set. It adds a bit of texture to the card, which I always love.

So here's my card. Masculine cards are always the most difficult ones for me to make...but I'm loving how this one turned out. :)

Thanks for dropping by. Have a great and Godly day! :)



  1. Thank you for entering the Tattered Lace Challenge blog, unfortunately as your card does not include a Tattered Lace die it will not be eligible for the prizes.
    Very elegant design.
    Gail Tattered Lace Challenge blog design team

  2. This is so creative. Thank you for sharing with us at Word Art Wednesday.
    Blessings, Carole Robb Bisson

  3. Very elegant, clean and simple. Thank you for linking up to the Sisters of Craft challenge. Gill DT

  4. Hi, Thecla! What a wonderful card you have created to share with your dear husband. You did a fabulous job on it, and I appreciate you sharing the story. It's so nice to meet new crafty friends, and I've just become a new follower of your blog. I would greatly appreciate having you stop by my blog to become my blog follower as well. It would mean so much. I look forward to visiting again to see more of your wonderful work.

  5. This is gorgeous! I love the CAS style and the shimmery paper! Well done! Thank you for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle for our Father's Day/Men's Cards challenge. Wishing you the best of luck in our prize draw!

    KT Fit Kitty
    Glitter n Sparkle DT

  6. What a gorgeous card and love your design..Thank you for joining us at Bearly-Mine Challenge and hoping you would like to join us again soon. Good luck in draw..Hugs Lozzy x

  7. Fabulous!
    Thanks for playing at Oldie but a Goodie!
    Helen x

  8. Lovely masculine card x
    Tattered Lace DT


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