stamp sets - Delightful Dozen, Ornament Keepsakes; ink - Cherry Cobbler, More Mustard, Not Quite Navy; card stock - Cherry Cobbler Core'dinations, Not Quite Navy, Silver Glimmer, Whisper White; Big Shot with Holiday Ornaments and Labels Collection Framelits and Lacy Brocade textured embossing folder; Stampin' Sanding System, Stampin' DimensionalsIt's unusual for me, a bit whimsical, don't you think? A little change-up from the original, elegant design.
I didn't intend to binge on birthday cards; I really have a few more than I need. But I had a lot more of these than I needed:
this card on Pinterest and Leslie's bargello tutorial, I thought they would be interesting ways to use some of those strips. What I failed to account for is that, since they are pretty heavy on the cake, cupcake, flags and banners patterns, they were probably all going to look like birthday cards, which I really have more of than I need.
stamp set - Itty Bitty Banners; ink - Midnight Muse; card stock - Midnight Muse, Summer Starfruit, Whisper White; designer series paper - Patio Party; Big Shot with Bitty Banners framelits, Primrose Petals 3/8" Stitched Satin ribbon, Stampin' Dimensionals
stamp set - You're Amazing; ink - Summer Starfruit; card stock - Baja Breeze, Summer Starfruit, Whisper White; designer series paper - Patio Party; Big Shot with Accents framelits, Baja Breeze Twitterpated buttons (retired), glue dots, Stampin' Dimenionals
The one above is not bargello, since I failed to follow the instructions in Leslie's tutorial, but I imagine it has a name. Below is where I got it right:
stamp set - Bring on the Cake; ink - Baja Breeze; card stock - Midnight Muse, Whisper White; designer series paper - Patio Party; punch - Extra-Large Oval; Stampin' Dimensionals
Now, in addition to the birthday cards I've been overstocked on recently, I have a coordinating set, with a kind of a quilt theme:
Maybe I should give them away, as a set. I still have some of those pre-cut 1/2" strips, I could even make a couple more to fill it out. I wonder how they'd look in a Log Cabin pattern?