Sugar and Spice

Today I am playing along with a sketch challenge that is new to me, I Spy.  I saw a very cute card on my friend Jeanne's (A Kept Life) blog and an idea popped into my head using some sweet Serendipity baby stamps.  First, here's the I Spy Sketch #32 that my card is based on.

Serendipity Stamps Bitti Feet Baby Booties Baby Bib Etc Straight Moon Border
I've made quite a few baby boy cards lately, and today it was time for something pink.  I cut some Papertrey Ink Pinked Squares in sweet blush, aqua mist and rustic white.  The background patterned papers are by Crate Paper, Little Bo Peep collection.  Now onto the stamping.  I used 5 different Serendipity stamps to make this card.  The little pink baby feet are Bitti Feet, very easy to make a cute piece of patterned paper.  The rattle is pieced from Baby Bib, etc and popped up with dimensional foam.  The booties are Baby Booties, small  and have been shaded a bit with copics.  The sentiment is called Sugar and Spice and can be purchased separately or together as a part of Baby Girl Cling Set.   You can't see it very well in the picture, but the bottom right pink block has a cute moon and star border stamped on it (Straight Moon Border), also from Serendipity stamps.  The roses are from I AM Roses, a gift from my friend Jeanne whose card inspired me to try this challenge.  The diecut behind the sentiment is by Spelldinders (IronWorks).  This was a fun card to make and I bet it could be made in shades of blue, brown and kraft to make it perfect for a baby boy card too.

8 comments:

Oh Cathy, this is so sweet! I love the pinket squares, and how each part has a different little "scene." I love that double bow you created and those little feet are too cute :)

Cathy this is so so pretty. Love your stitching and those pinked squares.

Joyce said...

Wow--this is so cute. If you keep making baby cards, your baby karma is sure to increase, and the stork will find your family before long.

Jeanne J said...

OMG Cathy - this is over the top AMAZING! Love all the details - the bitty feet, booties, twine, bow and all your pretty stitching. PERFECT!

Marybeth said...

You need to run ,not walk ,and try to submit this to a magazine ! I love this Cathy,everything about it is adorable. Each little square is perfect! Now all you need is a grand baby ....smile. Beautiful work.

Christina said...

This is absolutely darling, Cathy! So many perfect little details, from the stitching to the pinked edges to the sweet double bow. Beautiful!

Sharron said...

Wow, Cathy, this is SO SWEET! All the elements are perfect. I love the pinked squares, the stitching and the adorable images! A really awesome baby card!!

Aw! What a sweet baby card and I love all of the gorgeous little details too! Thanks for playing along with us this week over at iSpy Sketches!

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