Wednesday, February 20, 2013


The man birthday card...difficult!  Harder for friends; easier for family.  I did find two similar stamp sets that I am going to use for a lot of man cards this year.  Today the main image and some of the background is a Hampton Arts set. It is nostalgic set that I think works well for those guy cards.  

I have two this week.  First up, my BIL is having a birthday this week, and I wanted to make him a special card. He is a super guy, great husband and father.

I hope he likes it.  It is actually one of my five favorite man cards, I really enjoyed putting this one together.

Thanks for stopping by.
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Ink: Distress inks - Walnut Stain, Antique Linnen; Versafine Onyx Black
Die: Spellbinders
Stamp: Hampton Arts, Fiskars, Hero Arts (AC007-on envelope, CL611-interior sentiment, ST514)
Cardstock: Kraft
Embellishment: Recollections Brads, clear gems colored black
Embossing: Recollections Clear
Fiber: Sew Easy Floss
Card Size: 5.5 x 4.25 inches


  1. I know, right? This is awesome! I love the BG and the overall design. Is the vintage challenge still on at A Blog Named Hero?

  2. Great man card, Cat! Arent they the hardest? well, you nailed it and I hope your BIL loves it! Have a great weekend!



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