Friday, March 4, 2011

Limelight #68: bday card

Here's a birthday card made from Basic Grey's "Cupcake" collection.
The design is inspired by Limelight Papercrafts Sketch challenge which also requested pearls.
Dug out the paper crimper to make the cupcake "wrapper".
 I cut the "icing" out of the BG sprinkle paper by hand and added Stickles. 

Here's the Sketch. 
 I replaced the large butterfly with the cupcake and the smaller ones with the balloons.

Paper: Basic Grey "Cupcake"
Misc: Balloon punch, floss, Stickles, ribbon, pearls, paper crimper, MS circle cutter

Thanks for coming by!


Karen B. said...

You are so brave to attempt a round card and it looks just fabulous! Love your creative use of pearls too.

Mandy said...

Kelly, I love that you used cupcakes instead of butterflies! Love the balloons, too! :) I'll be featuring your creative take on this sketch Monday!

lauren bergold said...

oh that is soooooooooo ♥FUN♥! i love that you've done cupcakes and balloons...and what a totally *BRILLIANT* way to work in pearls, as the balloon strings! so cool & so clever! :)

Stella said...

Happy, bright, fun asnd gorgeous. A lovely cupcake and it;s a brilliant idea to add the balloons. Love it!

Trinh said...

This is so cute, Kelly! Love how you used the pearls for the balloon strings.

June Houck said...

You had me at BasicGrey...

I love the pearls as the strings of the balloons; genius! I am drooling over your cupcake too :)