Memory Works Birthday Blog Hop


Welcome to the Memory Works Birthday Blog Hop. You’ve probably hopped over from the talented Jenn Bidwell’s blog. If you didn’t start at the beginning, feel free to go back to the Memory Works blog and see what you missed! There will be a prize* for one lucky winner! Just leave a comment at each blog you visit along the hop for more chances to win! You have until midnight to leave your comments. The lucky winner will be announced on the Memory Works blog on Wednesday, June 27th. *Note: The prize is sponsored by Memory Works.

Today I’m featuring some birthday cards from two BasicGrey collections: What’s Up and PB&J. I used the 6×6 pads and  chipboard elements from both collections, and pins and tags from PB&J. On the first card, I used paper and the “Happy Birthday” chipboard element from What’s Up. I added a little lilac twine from The Twinery just for fun. The “happy birthday” stamp is from the Stampin’ Up Just My Type stamp set. The next card uses the PB&J collection, except for “U,” which is from the What’s Up chipboard elements. The brads are from my stash, the arrows are from a Tim Holtz artistry stamp set, and the star was punched using a retired Creative Memories punch. The third card is made using papers from both collections. The flower punch is from Stampin’ Up and the “celebrate” stamp is by Close To My Heart. (I added a little bling with turquoise stickles by Ranger.) The final card includes a little tag from the PB&J tags and pins collection, and a PB&J chipboard element. (The lemondrop twine is from The Twinery, and the sentiment is from Close To My Heart.) Thanks for stopping by. I hope  you were inspired to create something today.  Don’t forget to leave your comment, and then hop on over to Kelly Holbrook’s blog for more beautiful inspiration!


30 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Jenn
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 07:11:33

    I love all your cards, the dimension and details are so fun.


  2. Kelly
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 07:51:11

    What great cards! Lots of details and layers! Love the BG paper lines! TFS


  3. Lacey Igo
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 08:58:41

    I can’t for the life of my post a comment on your wall! So I’m going to try ONE more time!! FANTASTIC JOB!!!


  4. Janey
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 09:22:56

    Amazing! You did some beautiful work… I may have to scrap lift:)


  5. Cathie
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 09:28:45

    Beautiful cards!


  6. Gloria
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 09:59:22

    I am a card maker at heart and these are beautiful! Love the envie liners!!


  7. Sandy Z.
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:08:30

    GORGEOUS cards!!


  8. Sandee Hartman
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:09:28

    What fun cards! TFS


  9. christine
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:10:54

    Oh my goodness, lots of lovely cards! tfs


  10. sue frazier
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:11:45

    cute cards! nice layering!


  11. jw2886
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:30:50

    Love the cards…thinking I may have to pick up that Basic Grey What’s Up collection love the paper on your cards!


  12. Jenn
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:33:34

    Love the PB & J paper. Awesome cards.


  13. Connie Melancon
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:37:13

    Beautiful cards! Love how you did your flower on the 2nd to last card.


  14. Kelly
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:40:37

    Gorgeous, gorgeous cards…I can’t even pick a favorite 🙂


  15. Debra Miller
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:45:29

    Beautiful – love the chipboard elements.


  16. Jennifer
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:47:34

    Great details and 3-d surprises. Anyone would be happy to get these!!


  17. Carol Hirsch
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:50:13

    Beautiful cards…love all the papers.


  18. Kim Ket.
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 12:03:35

    LOVE just about EVERYTHING about your blog! Beautiful cards too!


  19. SpiegelMom Scraps!
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 12:23:30

    These are over the top ~ just beautiful!!


  20. kristy fey
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 12:59:52

    I will have to go order those Basic Grey pads now!! Cute stuff!


  21. Maryann
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 15:06:28

    Love these cards!


  22. Susan Nichols
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 15:18:24

    Absolutely LOVE the first birthday card! All are fantastic, but love the 1st! The balloons are too cute. Thanks for sharing!


  23. rosann
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 16:44:27

    you did a fabulous job on these cards. i am so inspired.


  24. Pam
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 17:33:01

    I like your flower center, clever idea!
    Thanks for sharing.


  25. Jennifer
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 17:40:03

    these are great birthday cards!


  26. Connie Hopkins
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 18:49:45

    Love the layering!


  27. Barbara H
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 19:40:00

    Your cards are amazing and thank you for sharing them with us. My favorite is “celebrate.” Thanks for letting me hop on by.


  28. Carla
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 20:21:32

    Cute cards!


  29. Carla
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 20:34:19

    Very Cute Cards!!


  30. melt003
    Jun 26, 2012 @ 22:50:02

    Great cards! TFS!


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