Thursday, 7 January 2016

Welcome Baby

This was a commissioned card for a friend who did not know the sex of the expected baby.  I decided to use the Echo Park Bundle of Joy Boy collection and brown card stock.


I love the fun images in this collection and I think the yellows and browns are suitable for both girls and boys.  I cut out all of the images and layered them onto brown card stock before attaching them to the card front with foam pads.


I decorated the inside of the card with some of the co-ordinating papers.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Come and Get It Challenge - Something New
Ike's World Challenge 54 - New Beginnings
Through The Craft Room Door Challenge - Always Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Something New
Quirky Crafts Challenge 1 - Let's Quirky Celebrate
Crafting Musketeers Challenge 33 - New Beginnings
Fab 'n' Funky Challenge 286 - 286 Something New
Creative Moments Challenge 84 - Anything Goes/New Beginnings

Thank you for calling today, please leave a comment so that I know you've been and will be able to come and visit you.

Pauline
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52 comments:

Gina said...

What a lovely baby card! Adorable! Hugs, Gina

Kath said...

A lovely card - great to see a baby card in non traditional colours too.
Kath x

Diane said...

Oh what a fab baby card Pauline !!

hugs Diane xx

downrightcrafty said...

love the colour for a girl or boy and a gorgeous card I am sure they loved it
hugs Kate x

Dot said...

Super cute baby card, Pauline, lovely colours,
hugs Dorte

Debs said...

Super cute card Pauline and perfect colour scheme for the unknown sex.
Have a fab day.
Debs xx

aussie aNNie said...

Adorable creation, love the design, colours and image used. Nice to read the person didn't know the sex of her baby, and I am glad you received your mail and gift. xx
 {aNNie}

scrAPpamondo said...

Cute animals, love this paper! You have made a very pretty card, I think it's perfect for a baby boy, but also for a baby girl!

sunshinepen said...

lovely card... so like the little pictures

crafty hugs Pen x

Jo said...

Love this Pauline, sweet images & the inside is gorgeous.
hugs Jo x

Daffodil Cards said...

Oh! love all those images and the card is perfect for either a girl or boy, bet it was well received.

Sarah said...

Such a brilliant card Pauline, it's lovely to see a different colour palette on a baby card too xx

nwilliams6 said...

Some darling images! This is super cute, Pauline! Great colors too. Hugz

Viv's Visuals said...

What a great baby card Pauline!

Lau W said...

Oh super cute !!!
xxx

Rainey's Craft Room said...

A gorgeous baby card both inside and out Pauline.
Lorraine

Inkyfingers said...

I love this bright and cheery baby card Pauline - so cute!

ike said...

That's lovely - I like your design and it's really pretty on the inside too :-)
Thank you for playing along at IKEsWORLD CHALLENGES :-)

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Deloris said...

Super cute baby card! Those Echo Park collections are so fun to work with. Love her images and papers.

KarinsArtScrap said...

it's a sweet and beautiful card Pauline
Gr Karin

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Gorgeous card design .Thank you for joining us at Ike's World Challenges good luck Ginny DT for
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meg said...

Wonderful baby card Pauline nice to see something so different makes it really stand out.

NanaConnie said...

Oh, what a delightful baby card, Pauline! Love the dp inside. Thanks so much for playing along in our "Celebrations" challenge at Quirky Crafts this month. Good luck in the draw and come play again.
NanaConnie DT

Carol L said...

They couldn't possibly be much cuter than this one! I love all those adorable little images!

Jennifer Bradley said...

What an amazing baby card, the images are so cute. Hugs Jennifer xx

coldwaters2 said...

Fabulous card Pauline loving all those little squares with the images in a super make
hugs
lorraine x

Snoopy von said...

So pretty! Love the design too, so much like a baby quilt.

Hugs,
Snoopy :D

Ans Gilbert said...

You made a cute and sweet baby card, love all the pretty images..
hugs,
Ans x

Ulrike Ewert said...

Ach wie niedlich doch deine Karte geworden ist liebe Pauline,einfach wunderschön,
glg ulrike

Jacee said...

A fabulous design Pauline, something a bit different, I love it!
Hugs Jacee
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Pia S said...

I think you achieved exactly what you aimed for, a sweet but gender neutral baby card. I love its sort of retro look...

Nancy Soetaert said...

lovely babycard!
love how you made the inside too!
nancy

Karen Letchworth said...

Hi Pauline! What a fabulous card. I hope you will stop by Word Art Wednesday to play along with us this week. Our sponsor is Simon Says Stamp $25 - that's always a prize worth playing for. I always enjoy having you play along with us, and hope you will stop by.
Blessings,
Karen
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crafty-stamper said...

Gorgeous Baby card and love all the images and colours
Carol x

Carol S. said...

Sweet card and will suit boy or girl. The images are so cute. Hugs, Carol S.xx

rachel said...

super cool Pauline - brilliant make inside and out x

Carol said...

Love this Pauline...a very modern card but exceedingly cute. Carol x

Donna Ellis said...

Darling card! Pauline, this would be beautiful hanging in a child's room with a sweet frame! Hugs, de

Melodie said...

Such a fabolous baby card, I love the wonderful layout.
Hugs
Melodie

Lynne Walker said...

Just lovely not anytghing else just lovely
thanks for joining ikes world
Lynne

Kuni said...

A fabolous and sweet baby card Pauline, love the design.
Hugs
Kuni

Sue said...

Sweet little images. Love the alphabet paper inside too. Cute card.

Hugs
Sue

LaVon Hall said...

Such a sweet card to welcome a New Baby! Adorable card! You should enter this one in the challenge with the LOVE group. www.flickr.com/groups/lovehandmadecards/discuss/721576626...

Jo Nevill said...

Such a gorgeous card, so cute

Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge this week.

Jo x

Neva Zver said...

Love these projects so much! The details in your card are perfect! Thank you for sharing your wonderful project with us at Come And Get It challenge.Neva

cecilia gunnarsson said...

WOW this whas a beutiful project!! Love it, so sweet!!
Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge!
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Dawn Lancaster said...

Perfect baby card for a boy or girl! I love all the little images!
Hugs
Dawn xx

beatriz blazquez arrabal said...

Adorable card! Thanks for join us at Creative Moment, good luck and hope to see you next time. Hugs Beatriz Dt

Helen said...

Love this, Pauline - great card layout.

Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky.

Helen x

Sall said...

how utterly adorable. Thank you for taking the time to join in with our challenge and sharing your creativity with us, I love to see your talent and imagination at work. Love 'n' hugs Sall IkesWorld Challenges DT

Melanie said...

A lovely card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "something new” challenge over at Come and Get it.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

Hugs,
Melanie
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Susan Renshaw said...

Love this card, inside and out!
Thank you for sharing with IKE'S WORLD Challenges!
Susan
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