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Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Baby Shower Invitations


I designed these two versions for my daughter's baby shower.
The second one is a spin-off of the flower pot card, inspired by DaShawnna's bee card, and it is actually the one I like best.
BUT, I have to make so many, so I came up with the first version, which is quicker to make, and is the one I have decided to use. I am going to type the invitation on vellum paper and adhere it to the inside of the card.
I used New Arrival cartridge. On the first card I used the Swiss Dots Cuttlebug embossing folder on the cap of the bottle. The "You're Invited" is a stamp from Stampin' Up; the bling and ribbon is from my stash.
Click on photo to see larger photo with details. Thanks for looking!

2 comments:

  1. I love the cards that have pull-out inserts...I am trying to use the "flower pot" idea too. BUT I think I like the first one you made better. It's cuter with the bling around the "nipple ring" and it will be adorable with the vellum invitation inside.

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  2. These are absolutely adorable Patsy!! The paper you chose is beautiful as well! I completely understand about going with the more time efficient option, especially when you have a high volume of invitations to do. I have about 40 invites to make and decided to have an 'assembly party' so I could get a little help--and have an excuse to get together with my friends and craft! LOL Love your work girl!

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