Thursday, December 30, 2010

Cupcake Card & Bag

Hi everyone! I actually made this card and matching bag last night, but I was tired of my pictures looking terrible, so I waited until this morning to post! I got this idea when I was upstairs watching tv and I had to come down and make it!


The cupcakes were cut with my Cricut from a free SVG file I found on the internet. I just scaled them but to the size I needed. The paper is the retired Island Oasis paper from Stampin' Up. I love the multicolored stripes and polka dots it has... perfect for a birthday card! The ribbon is So Saffron from a few Sale-a-Brations ago.

I found some of these plain white bags in my stash... I found them 2 for $1 last Christmas. I love decorating them to make a custom gift bag and I think this might be one of my best yet!

The card has a Happy Birthday sentiment inside of it.

I used the Sweet Sketch Wednesday for this week for both the card and the bag. I haven't used a lot of layers in a while, so it was fun to get back to my "roots". HAHA!

Thanks for stopping by and have a wonderful day!

9 comments:

  1. Hi Riley, your card and bag couldn't be cutier. I love your choice of DP and your paper piecing. Well done!!!
    Your cupcake image is darling! It is nice to have you join us.
    Nancy SSW-DT

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  2. love the color combo!! too cute!!
    great set. :)

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  3. I am absolutely loving this Riley! Fantastic combination of papers and colors - your cupcake is perfect. What a great gift this will for a birthday with the matching bag too! Thanks for sharing your wonderful talent with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!
    All the best,
    Sharon
    SSW-DT

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  4. Wonderful papers you used for these! Isn't it crazy how an idea can strike you and you MUST go craft it!? lol!

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  5. Oh dots and stripe...how I love them. Your cupcake is adorable! Thanks for joining us at SSW!

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  6. Nice to see you Riley!!!!! Your gift bag and card are absolutely adorable!! The papers really bring out the funness (not sure if that's a word!!!) of a birthday. Thanks for joining us at SSW and Happy New Year!

    Linda

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  7. Simply fabulous! I love the bright colors and the matching bag is adorable!! Thanks so much for playing at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Deanne :)

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  8. Oh Riley, these are absolutely beautiful!! Love the paper and the great colors!!
    Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!
    Hugs
    Jackie - SSW DT

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  9. What a fabulous set and I'm sure anyone would love to receive this! Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Peace & Luv,
    Jeannie

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