Wednesday 15 February 2017

Polka Dot Birthday Elephant

Good morning to all my friends and followers I hope everyone is well. Its that Wednesday so its the start of another challenge over at Crafting by Designs Our theme for this weeks challenge is Polka Dots. We have one sponsor this week giving a great prize.

Prize - choice of 4 single images

For my Design Team card  I used a lovely Bugaboo stamp called Birthday Elephant he's so cute.

 Close up

Card Recipe

6x6 Blank Card
Stamp is Birthday Elephant from Bugaboo painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Papers are Blue spot Kanban, Red Spot from my box and Yellow Spot is Echo Park
Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangle die
Star Die is Die'namics
Stitched edge Balloon die came free in a magazine
Sentiment is Lili of the Valley Postage set no longer available
 Bakers twine is Docrafts
Red spotted wooden elephant button is from Whitby Crafts

Well I hope everyone had a lovely Valentines Day yesterday and you all enjoy the rest of the week The challenge is open till the 21st February so I hope you can join in. Love and  hugs Carole x


  1. This is just too cute! Beautifully coloured especially the elephant itself. Great use of your die cuts and the little elephant button is really lovely. You definitely can't say you haven't used polka dots on your card :D! Lovely colour combination too. Debra x

  2. so cute Carole, this is perfect for a toddlers first birthday.x ♥{aNNie}

  3. He is so cute, love the balloons, fabulous card

  4. Hi Carole this is a stunning card that elephant is just so cute and I love the balloons. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  5. great card Carole...a really 'happy' card and I love your button Nellie!!

  6. Adorable card! We hear it said that it's the little things that count and truthfully, the little elephant button on this card is what caught my attention. I love the little details and you aced the details with this card. So darn cute!

  7. AWE!! This is so so cute Carole! I love that elephant image and his balloons he's holding! What a super fun design! HUGS

  8. This is a really lovely card Carole. The elephant is adorable and I love the combination of polka dot papers that you have used. The balloons look amazing...think I have this die hidden away somewhere!! xx

  9. Gorgeous card Carole and adorable elephant image, fabulous design x

  10. Hi Carole, adorable cute elephant image on this fabulous card design, love the colours and fabulous balloons.
    Pam x

  11. Gorgeous colors and I love the die cuts! Beautiful card!

  12. What a fun and festive birthday card, Carole! Everybody loves baby elephants! (Actually, everybody probably loves old elephants, too, for that matter!) All the great patterned embellies are fantastic, too!! Hugs, Darnell

  13. Gorgeous card! How do you get the balloon strings so straight? I really want to know!


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