Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Happy Birthday - Robyn's DT call


Hi everyone!
 I thought it would be fun to join in the competition at My Pink Stamper this week!  I noticed a lot of friends and amazing bloggers are trying for a chance on the design team for Robyn.  Well, there are only two spots and over 150 entries!!!  I hardly think I will make the cut - but thought it would be fun to join along!  I love the colors she chose (her favorites) pink, green and brown.  Aren't those fun?  You also have to use your favorite Cricut cartridge and well let's just say I have too many favorites! LOL - but I did choose my new Lite - Four Legged Friends.  You need to also include a recipe for your card!

Consumables:
Green Basic Grey - Cappella
Designer Paper Basic Grey - Cappella
Light Pink Cricut Paper - Red and Pink Stack
Brown Paper (light and dark) - Bazzil Cardstock
White thread or white pen for stitching
Pink Ribbon
Tombo Glue
Foam Pop dots

Supplies:
Cricut Expressions
Gypsy
ATG gun or other adhesive runner
Sewing Machine (optional)
Happy Birthday Sentiment

I designed the card on my Gypsy and cut everything out for a 5x5 card base.  The stitching was done on three sections of the card.  I chose the hamster cut and cut them at about 1.3 inches for the small and 2.3 for the larger hamster.  I layered each piece and then attached each section with my ATG (1/4 inch tape).  Lastly, I popped out each hamster!  Thanks for looking and join the fun at My Pink Stamper!!

26 comments:

  1. What a wonderful card!! I love the little hamsters and the stitching! Good Luck! Hope you are picked!! :)

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  2. Adorable card and you have a great chance of being chosen!. I feel like I am the only one not trying out!

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  3. Super cute card Melissa! Good luck with the DT call.
    hugs
    Sharon x

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  4. So adorable. I love these colors together, but I specially love that you chose the softer tones! I hope you and your family had a wonderful holiday season. It seems like forever since we chatted. I wish you luck for the DT call. You totally deserve to be on this team, my super talented friend.;)

    I wish you nothing but the best in the new year.

    Stephanie

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  5. What a cute card! I don't have that cart but it looks like a great one to have! Good luck with the DT call!

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  6. Lovely card xx

    Good Luck, remember you have to be in it to win it.
    I start my new post as DT at ForFunChallenges, I did not think I had a chance either.
    Pop on over to join in xx

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  7. I Love your card...it's amazing..
    Just became a follower...Would Love it if you could visit or follow my blog.
    Minta

    http://mintascreations.blogspot.com/
    I'm trying out too. but I Love your project.

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  8. Those hamsters are very cute...especially in the softer colors you chose. Love the stitching! Good luck with the DT call!

    ~Sharon C.

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  9. Melissa, this card is just too cute! Good luck with the DT spot, my friend!

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  10. What a fun card! Love the little animals.

    Hugs,
    Larissa

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  11. Such a cute card, LOVE that cart. You out of anyone has a GREAT shot, all your cards are amazing.

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  12. Very cute card. I would surley pick you. Goodluck!!

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  13. Very cute card Melissa! Good luck on the DT ... you would be a great asset!

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  14. Love the card, so cute!! The little hamsters are adorable!!! Good Luck, summer and I entered too!!!

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  15. This card is soooo cute...Good luck for the design team....

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  16. Oh this is WAY cute! I just want to snuggle those adorable little critters :)

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  17. This is really cute. I love all the details. Best of luck.

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  18. OMG that card is adorable. Good Luck.

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  19. I'm in love with your hamsters. How creative to cut them from pattern paper to get all those different 'fur' designs. Fantastic !

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  20. Melissa, Your card is so cute. I think you have a very good chance of being chosen. Everything you make is so pretty. Be sure to let us know.

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  21. So Much Fun! Now, I guess I am gonna have to get out the sewing machine. I have been avoiding that, but there you go inspiring again! It's just so much fun!

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  22. So cute!!! Also love the stitching and the pretty ribbon :-) Good Luck!!! -Sam :-)

    p.s. I'm a new blog follower :-)

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  23. Good Luck! I hope you check out mine at
    http://sweetsassydiva-gspot.blogspot.com

    I am enjoying all the variety and creativity! Great way to start the year! TFS! I picked that up at black friday and it makes me smile because it reminds me of my childrne's zhu zhu pets! :)

    We are doing a blog hop today for the three Kings day and there will be some yummy blog candy along the way! I hope you can stop by

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  24. Best of luck, Sweetie! Your card is too too cute! I didn't make it to WalMart for any of the new Lites and now I'm kicking myself. ADORABLE! xxD

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  25. OMG... that is the cutest card. Love all the details! Love the colors... just love everything about it!
    tfs

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