Sunday, August 21, 2011

Candy for a Man

Hey there, hope everyone had a great weekend! Well, me and my classmates have turned or are turning 50 this year! I get together every month with some of them. This friday we are going to celebrate the August 50th birthdays. There are 4 of them. I bought some Whitman Samplers and I am decorating the tops. This one is for a guy. I guess men enjoy chocolate too! Here are the challenges.
Sketch Saturday #169
Just Us Girls #98  Chocolate Chip, Deep Yellow, Red Riding Hood Red, Olive Green
Oldie but a Goodie -Great Outdoors- I've had this stamp for a couple of years now
Creative Inspirations #125-Use Your Favorite Stamp-This deer stamp is one of my favorites!
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This is a Penny Black stamp. The saying is a digital stamp. It doesn't show up as well as I would like it. It was a free stamp by Nettie. The yellow panel was ran through a Tim Holtz embossing folder and the other paper is Frances Meyer and Reminisce. I distressed the some of the panels by sponging brown ink on the edges. The punch is Martha Stewart and I added a brown ribbon. I didn't want to add much bling or flowers since it is for a guy! Thanks for stopping by!

8 comments:

  1. What a fabulous gift for a guy! Yummy chocolates and a beautifully decorated top.

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  2. A brilliant card hun and a great stamp! Thanks for joining in with our Favourite Stamp Challenge over at Creative Inspirations Wednesday's Challenge Blog! xxx

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  3. wonderful card - love those deer images
    Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a Goodie this week

    Lisa x

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  4. What a great idea! Yep, Mem love chocolate too, they just don't admit it much! That deer stamp is great, love how it stamps. Big birthday year......

    Hugs
    Sue

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  5. How pretty! Thanks so much for playing along with Just Us Girls!!!

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  6. That is a fantastic idea! Beautifully done and such a nice gift.

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  7. THIS is FABULOUS! What an outstanding showcase for these wonderful colors - I LOVE IT! {Plus, I'm a sucker for manish/nature art!} THANKS for sharing your glorious creation with Just Us Girls this week! xoxoxo!

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  8. What a lovely card! Thank you for joining us at challenge #169 at Sketch Saturday! Hugs, Sem x

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