We heard this weekend that friends of ours were made grandparents for the first time. Little Archie arrived three weeks early, so I got to work on making cards for the happy parents and grandparents.
Every time I use this Marianne die, it reminds me of the first time I got into cardmaking. Many years ago I went to a craft show in Shepton Mallet and saw a demonstration using Lacé templates, which you cut through with a craft knife. It looked really easy, so a bought a couple, went home and made my first ever card. Thankfully, similar Marianne Lacé dies came on the market, which do all the hard work for you!
I used snippets of blue pearlised card for this one, layering the pram using foam pads. I love this cute embossing folder for baby cards to give the backgrounds a bit of texture. I used a Memory Box die - 'Baby Carriage'.
I would like to enter this card for the following challenges: