To the Man I Love... Happy Birthday!

Today is my darling husband's birthday. My son and I have spent all day getting ready for him. We made him some birthday cupcakes... decorated by my son with 2 kinds of sprinkles and Skor chippets! YUM! Can't wait to get my hands on those puppies! There's a yummy beef stew in the crockpot just waiting to be devoured! Spencer even made him a card too.

I was looking for some last minute inspiration this afternoon and I remembered that I had seen this awesome card sketch by Card Patterns. So I used the sketch below as my inspiration for my hubby's card...

My husband loves to sail! Living in mountains we don't get to do it very often but it's a part of him so I was inspired to use some of these beautiful stamps by Flourishes...

To the Man I Love...
supplies: stamps, Flourishes; die cut shapes, Spellbinder's; ink, Memento, Ranger; cardstock, Bazzill, Gina K. Designs; game spinner& brad, Tim Holtz; edge punch, EK Success.

I hope you all have a great Friday! My hubby will be home soon to celebrate and enjoy the rest of the evening. I hope you do too!

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5 comments:

  1. Very cool card! Love your braiding detail with the hemp!

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  2. THANK YOU for sharing this!!!! My husband's birthday is next Saturday and I'm pretty much always stumped on card design.

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  3. Great sketch Ally but even better is what you've done with it - awesome (and elegant) masculine card.
    Hugs,
    Sue xx

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  4. Sounds like you had everything perfectly planned!!! Your birthday card is gorgeous...love the spinner & brad details...Thanks for joining us at Card Patterns!

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  5. Super masculine card, Allison!! Love it! Thanks so much for joining us at Card Patterns!!!

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Hugs,
Ally.