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Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Gift Shaped Birthday Card

Created this Gift Shaped Birthday Card using Everyday Pop-Up Cards and my Gypsy to weld the Gift image into a shaped card.

Stamped gifts & cut out. Used Tim Holtz Tiny Tags for tag. Stamped 'Happy B-Day' sentiment on tag. Added bling gems & twine.

Cricut cartridge: Everyday Pop-Up Cards 5 1/2" Gift1
Gypsy to weld into shaped card 
gems: His & hers Gemstones
ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Base core'dinations Red Ruby cardstock
core'dinations Kisses cardstock - layer with circles cut out
core'dinations Scarlet cardstock - ribbon layer 
Fiskars What a Hoot - gift pkgs
Hampton Art - sentiment 'Happy B-Day'
twine: red/white

Entering this into the following challenges: 

Aud Sentiments Ch28 Friend 7/4-17
Blog Quick Quotes Fri Ch17 Use punch or die cut unlim 7/6-25
Celebrate the Occasion Ch70 Happy Bday 7/10-15
Creative Insp Paint Shaped Cards 7/8-14
DLART Thankful Thurs Ch: B'day Card w present,circles&bling 7/5-21
Do You Stack Up Ch79 Red lim3 1st 7/5-10
Dream Valley Anything But Square lim3 3rd 7/8-20 

Jaihart Sundays are Lovely #11 7/1 

Joanna Sheen Going Round in Circles 7/8-19
Lexis Creations Ch69 For A Friend unlim 7/9-21
Paper Play Ch Wk27 Happy Birthday unlim 7/5-11 

Paper Pretties Wed PWC213 Celebrate - Any Occasion Card unlim 7/4-10  
Party Time Tues PTT76 Let's Get Punchy unlim 7/10-17
Simon Says Stamp & Show Ch Layered unlim I have 3 layers of cardstock, layer of stamped gift pkgs 7/9-15
Stampin Sisters In Christ Plan Ch at least: 1 circle or oval,2 diff papers,1 emb unlim 7/8-14
That Craft Place Anything Goes lim3 2nd 7/8-22


  1. Cute, love it!

  2. Love those tiny gifts on the gift!!

  3. I love your pop up card..just too cute! Thanks for playing along with the Quick Quotes Challenge :)

  4. Fabulous pop up card Melissa, thanks for sharing with us at Lexi's Creations hugs Susan x

  5. Cute gift shaped card! Thanks so much for joining us in this week's Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge!

  6. Too cute... you do such beautiful work.


  7. Lovely creation Melissa.

    Thank you for joining us at Lexis Creations.

    Hugs Julie x

  8. Your card is so cute!! Love the colors and the shape and the little gifts! :)
    Tracy M

  9. Hi Melissa!You did an Awesome job on this Birthday Card!!


  10. Fabulous! Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


  11. Nice job! Thanks for playing with us @ CTO!

  12. Great shape card.
    Thanks for joining us at Aud sentiments.
    Hugs TC x

  13. super cute. TFS with us at CTO.

  14. Wow, this is fabulous!!! Thanks for taking part in the Creative Inspirations Paint challenge ...

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  16. What a great idea to make a gift-shaped card with those tiny gifts as tags! Love the color, it reminds me watermelon's lol. Thank you for joining us at the Celebrate the Occasion challenge and hope to see you back again. Hugs
    Anna xxx

  17. Cute! Thanks so much for joining us at Stampin' Sisters in Christ. I hope you will join us again this Sunday for a new challenge!

  18. What a fun card! Love the polka dots! Thanks for sharing with us at Celebrate The Occasion!

    CTO DT

  19. Fab birthday card! Love the mini presents!
    Thanks for joining the fun at Celebrate the Occasion!
    Rachel xxx

  20. Very creative! Love it. I am so glad you could join us at Stampin Sisters in Christ!

  21. I love the gift shape card and your papers are so pretty, great birthday card! Thanks for joining us this week @ CTO for our "Happy Birthday" Challenge :)

  22. Thanks for entering our challenge at that craft place x

  23. What an adorable card - love the shape! Thanks for sharing your creativity with us for our "Friend" challenge at Aud Sentiments. Dee

  24. Very interesting card. Lots of work but such a great result. Thank you for joining us on the JS Challenge.

    Edna x

  25. This is SO DARN CUTE I just love those presents on the present great card
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge

    DIANA L.

  26. This card is certainly going to be loved! Wonderful having you join us at Creative Inspirations Paint...

  27. Awesome birthday card! So glad you joined us for our latest Quick Quotes challenge!

  28. Great card!! Thanks for joining in with Joanna Sheen's Challenge this week.
    Sandra x

  29. Very nice, I LOVE the shape of the card!

    Thanks for joining us this week at Party Time Tuesday!
    ~Melissa, PTT DT

  30. Cute card! I love the polka dots!! Thanks for joining us for our Quick Quotes challenge this month!

    Barb ~ QQDT

  31. Great card, I love the idea of shaping it like a gift!

  32. i like ur Gift Shaped Birthday Card it is vary great and fabulous design .