Saturday, May 17, 2008

a card fit for a princess


I'm sorry I haven't been around for a few days...with it being the last couple of weeks of the school year...it's been crazy busy. I feel like I have needed to schedule time for breathing!! This last week was the worst of it I think...there is still alot going on but it should be more manageable now!...here's hoping! Yesterday I had exactly 25 minutes...that I should have spent doing laundry or unloading the dishwasher...but instead I made a card. My friend's daughter is graduating from high school and I wanted to do something a little more than just $$ in the card. She is a super sweet and darling girl...she loves pink and bright colors! If you knew her...you would know that this card screams Kylie!! I decided to get her these towels to take with her when she heads off to college...cuz she needs her own cute ones. Inside the card I also slipped in a Target gift cert. so she can get a few more things she might need for college life!! I realized when I got the towels home from the store that they matched some SU colors pretty good...how lucky huh! So that was the inspiration for this card! I used this retired patterned paper from SU (can't remember the name) cuz it had all the right colors! I added lots of sparkle and bling to this card so it would match the "princess" getting it!
Have a fantastic rest of your weekend!!! Thanks for comin' by!
chat at ya later!!!
what's in it?...
stamps...A Perfect Princess
paper...pink passion, green galore, only orange, whisper white, SU dsp
ink...basic black, pink passion, green galore, only orange pixie pink
accessories...pink crystals, green brads, diamond stickles, apple ribbon
other...dimensionals, stamp-a-ma-jig, blender pens

6 comments:

Super Angie said...

OH MY GOSH! This card rocks! I love the whole package deal, with the gift card and the towel. perfectly matched and such a fun gift. Lovely card. Love the colors and the sparkles and the crown...FIT FOR A PRINCESS!

Theresa Forseth said...

What a fabulous idea - she's going to love your card, the SWEET towels and your thoughtfulness!!!!!!

Nice work on the card - I really love that stamp set and so do my girls!

cyndi said...

that is sooo cute and goes perfet with the beach towel!

corinnesomerville said...

HOLY SMOLLY MACARONI, GIRLIE !!! This card is absolutely ADORABLE !!! She's gonna freak out !! Way to go, kiddo

Val said...

What a great idea! The card is SUPER cute and the towels are adorable to boot!

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