Sunday, August 4, 2013

Anniversary Cuties

Hello friends! I can't believe that another week is just flyin' by! All the Christmas In July challenges really freaked me out - realizing that Christmas will be upon us before we know it. Really?? Please make it stop! Anyway, today's card is one I made for my parents' anniversary. They're celebarting 45 years of marriage! I'm so grateful to them for being such awesome role models for me & my brother. And, of course, they are wonderful grandparents to all 4 of their granddogs :)


SIZE:  5" square
PAPERBasic Grey "Max & Whiskers" collection
EMBOSSINGCuttlebug with Darice "Paws & Bones" folder
STAMPSMy Pink Stamper "Itty Bitty-licious" set, CTMH "For Every Occasion" set
INKTim Holtz Distress Ink "Black Soot", CTMH Distressing Inks "Chocolate"
OTHERBasic Grey "Max & Whiskers" chipboard embellishments, Recollections dog bone brads, Fiskars corner punch, Shibata ribbon, foam tape



Mojo Monday -  Sketch Challenge #304
Paper Playtime -  Challenge #15, patterned paper, 2nd entry
Pink Cricut -  Link Up Tuesday, anything goes
Die Cuttin' Diva's -  Challenge #126, anything goes
Simon Says Stamp -  Wednesday Challenge, anything goes
Cute Card Thursday -  Challenge #280, anything goes
Crafty Ribbons -  Challenge #55, circle(s)
DL.ART -  Thankful Thursday August Linky Challenge, anything goes
5 Simple Things -  Inspire Me Fridays #114, anything goes
Frosted Designs -  Fabulous Friday Challenge, embossing
Creative Corner -  Challenge #30, polka dots


Thank you for stopping by & enjoy the rest of your weekend!

-Diana :)


  1. Such a sweet card! I love that little cat and dog chipboard piece! The layout of your card is very pretty and fun as well! Great mix of patterned papers! Congratulations to your parents! :)

    Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Wednesday Challenge!

  2. super cute!thanks for sharing with CRAFTY RIBBONS this week, x carol

  3. Your card is wonderful . Great paper and design . Congrats to your in laws on 45 I love it.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes August Linky Party
    DIANA L.

  4. Aww so cute, thanks for playing at crafty ribbons

  5. what a great idea for an anniversary card! I love it!
    thanks for joining our polka dot challenge at Creative Corner Challenges this week.
    Tammy DT

  6. Love it! You may want to check out our Winners and Top 3 post. Just sayin'. :) Janis

  7. Such a cute card! I am sure your parents with love it! Thanks for joining us for the Embossing Challenge over at Frosted Designs!

  8. totally adorable Diana, love the sweet paw print ribbon!

  9. What a cute card, thanks for joining us over at Frosted Designs.

  10. Thi is so cute I had to come back and see it again
    Have a great weekend my friend
    DIANA L.