Oooo Baby, Baby!

Welcome back again!  Today is a busy day...this is my second post of the day.  If you have wandered here looking for my Twist of Faith Card Challenges post, please scroll down.

It's another exciting challenge over at {Pin}spirational Challenges starting now!  Wait until you see the darling photo we have for your {pin}spiration this week!  Are you ready?

How precious is that?

Before we get to my interpretation of this darling photo let me give you all the sponsor info for this week.  We are pleased to be sponsored by...

Creative Bug Digital Stamps
who will award one lucky winner prize winner a set of 15 digis! 

who will award one lucky winner 7 digis of their choice!

For this challenge I had the priviledge of working with Bugaboo's "Sock Monkey Girl Love".  I came across a sketch over at A Die For A Sketch that I thought would work just perfectly for the picture in my mind.  Here's a look at the sketch...

 ...and here's a look at my creation inspired by our {Pin}spirational photo!

And a closer look at the awesome little digi I got to design with!

The sock monkey digi has been colored with my Tim Holtz Distress Markers.  The papers and sentiment used (with the exception of the brown colored card stock) have been cut and printed with my Silhouette Cameo.  The ribbon was a purchase at Walmart!  I just loved the colors and knew it would be perfect for this card.  I actually broke out the sewing machine my mom got me from our local thrift shop and decided to do some stitching on the card.  This is the first time I have stitched on a card...I absolutely hate to sew!  LOL
However, sewing on paper is not nearly as complicated or frustrating as trying to pin and sew a pattern of clothing!  I do need some practice on sewing a straight line though!  LOL  I was just impressed I could actually remember how to thread a machine.  The little buttons are also a Walmart purchase!  Just gotta love Walmart!

I was very pleased with how this card turned out.  A friend of mine will be having a baby later this month...and I'm secretly hoping it's a girl so I can give this card to her!

I hope I've been able to {pin}spire you with my little creation!  Remember to visit the {Pin}spirational Challenge blog to see my other teamies creations. We can hardly wait to see what you will create!

Until next time...

This card has been entered in the following challenges...
A Die for a Sketch..."Sketch & Die"  (sentiment was cut with die cutting machine)
4 Krafty Girlz..."Anything Goes"
Cute Card Thursday..."Animal Magic"
Brown Sugar Challenges..."Anything Goes"
Daring Cardmakers..."The Other Occasions & Reasons"
Sister Act Challenges..."Anything Goes"
Di's Digi Designs..."Girly" 
Pumpkin Spice..."Family"
The Squirrel and the Fox Challenge..."Animal Antics"
Artistic Inspirations..."Use a Sentiment"
The Cutie Pie Challenge Blog..."Little Cuties/Babies/Children"
The Paper Makeup Stamps Challenge Blog..."Stitching"
Love to Scrap..."Anything Goes"
Ohh La La Creations..."Stitching"
The Paper Girls Challenge Blog..."Cut it Out" (sentiment die cut)
Cuttin and Stampin Challenge Blog..."Family"
Die Cuttin Divas..."Buttons"
Ribbon Carousel Blog..."Holidays or Celebrations"
Lady Anne's Challenge Blog..."More that One Layer"

Update:  This card has placed in the following challenges...


Anonymous said...

Aaahhh such a cute card, great colors. Thank you for joining us at Artistic this week. xx

Jane Savage said...

So cute. Lovely design, Tracey. Love that fabulous ribbon and bow. I hate to sew too but I have a sewing machine. I must try it on my cards if it's as easy as you say. Yours certainly looks fab! Thank you for joining us at the Cutie Pie Challenge. Jane xx

Hermien said...

What a lovely baby card, good luck with the challenges

dt - member papermakeupstamps

Pat N. said...

What an adorable card! I think your stitching looks good, something I've been wanting to try too. TFS your sweet card at DCD's button challenge.

snappy scrappy said...

The most adorable...thanks for playing along with us at DCD!

Nancy said...

So super cute, Tracey! What an adorable inspiration photo. I love the colours on your card! I'm so happy happy you've joined us at A Die for a Sketch! :o)

Lady Anne Milnes-Howard said...

Great looking card, love all the layers which give the card real depth. That gorgeously cute image sets the card off beautifully. Thank You for sharing with us at Lady Anne's Challenges.
Love ~ Lady Anne xx

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Unknown said...

Wonderful card. Thank you for joining us at Artistic Inspiration's with our sentiment/anything goes challenge , hugs Tania (DT) xx

crafty-stamper said...

gorgeous card love the cute image and fot and gorgeous bow-thanks for joining us at crafty Girls
Carol DT x

Gerda said...

What a adorable baby card! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

Helen said...

Great card - love the image you've used.

Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Girls Challenge.

Helen x

Cards by Ziggy said...

Aww what a beautiful project, thanks for joining us at Artistic inspirations

Ziggy DT

Samantha Ball - aka (Craftychick74) said...

Oh I think I missed you card as that baby was sooooo cute! Nah I saw you card and that was just as cute as the baby!

Thanks for playing at the Squirrel and The Fox this fortnight

Happy Crafting

Wendi said...

What a fabulous card and layout colours are great too
Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week
Happy Crafting

Wynn said...

Love your card and your layout. That image is so cute.
Hugs Wynn xx

L.B. said...

super sweet. Just right for the inspiration pic and thanks for adding the buttons and playing with DCD

Vickie Y said...

Adorable images and card! Thank you for playing along with us at Cuttin' and Stampin' Remembering Family Challenge.

Embellishments said...

Oooh this is so so sooooo CUTE! I love the colors and image! Thanks for joining us at A Die for A Sketch :-)

chanya13 said...

Beautiful card!!! Pretty colours and a sweet image! Thank you for joining us at A Die for a Sketch!

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