Pink Birthday Wishes

Sweet blog friends, Happy Monday to you!! I wanted to make something on the feminine side so I flipped through die templates laying on the table and came up with this combination. I mentioned that Spellbinders™ Romantic Rectangles was at the top of my list and was my starting point on this card. I added an element from Spellbinders™ Antique Frame, Accents, Spellbinders™ Damask Accents and Spellbinders™ Persian Accents. For the underlayer I used Spellbinders™ Classic Edges One paired with Spellbinders™ Classic Decorative Inserts Two and cut it up so that it would fit around the edges

Hanging from the bow, I suspended a Happy Birthday sentiment from Our Daily Bread Design – Special Blend.

Stamps: Our Daily Bread Designs – Special Blend
Paper: Neenah Classic Crest Cream 80 lb Cover, Bazzill
Ink: Colorbox Chalk Ink – Pastel Pink
Accessories: Spellbinders™ Romantic Rectangles,  Spellbinders™ Antique Frame, AccentsSpellbinders™ Damask Accents, Spellbinders™ Persian Accents, Spellbinders™ Classic Edges One,

Crafty smooches!!  Oh, don’t forget I have blog candy going on for Prima Printery and Romantique paper – here’s the link if you want to participate –

  • lizFebruary 6, 2012 - 6:41 am

    Oh Becca love love love, I just got some peals like this yesterday from the bridal section at michales can’t wait to use them.ReplyCancel

  • Karen WallaceFebruary 6, 2012 - 6:45 am

    Beautiful and so feminine I love it!!ReplyCancel

  • Bonnie WeissFebruary 6, 2012 - 6:47 am

    What could be better than a beautiful Birthday card?? … one created in PINK! And a beauty this one certainly is.ReplyCancel

  • MaryannFebruary 6, 2012 - 6:52 am

    WOOT WOOT this is sooooooooooooooooo gorgeous Becca and so sweet and romatic, and I just absolutely LOVE it. These dies are also all at the top of my wishlist here, that´s for sure, they´re just so gorgeous, and you certainly used them really well here. Just stunning work again hun.ReplyCancel

  • Nan GFebruary 6, 2012 - 6:57 am

    I like that you can stack, combine and layer die cuts to make a gorgeous card! And the only stamping is the small sentiment. And no coloring! Right up my alley….wonder what’s in my stash …hmmm..see you’ve inspired me!ReplyCancel

  • Vickie LeeFebruary 6, 2012 - 6:57 am

    This card is so very beautiful!! Love it.ReplyCancel

  • Lori ReinholzFebruary 6, 2012 - 6:59 am

    I just adore this beautiful card!!! You are soooo amazing and talented! Can I come and stamp with you? LOL! I also love the Tim Holtz new Distress ink pens! Thank you for the wonderful eye candy sweetheart! Hugs Lori R.ReplyCancel

  • ChristineFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:02 am

    Stunning card, Becca. Love all the layering.ReplyCancel

  • RebekkaFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:05 am

    wow..This is beautiful. Love how you layered those labels.ReplyCancel

  • Christine Harrop, Oxfordshire, UKFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:10 am

    Stunning is the only word to describe this Becca!ReplyCancel

  • PiaFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:11 am

    OOOHHHH that is beautiful, just for me on my 50th birthday on saturday – no joking, but a truly marvelous card as usual when you are creating somrthing.
    Big hugs to you.ReplyCancel

  • Gloria WestermanFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:11 am

    So Beautiful!!! I will have to scrap lift this for sure….I love it….ReplyCancel

  • PatriciaFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:13 am

    ooooooh. Pink. Love your combination of dies too. What a gorgeous card! Who wouldn’t want to get this for their birthday?ReplyCancel

  • Kelley SmithFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:15 am

    Just beautiful! I know how much time it must have taken to add all the elements and details…what a result. Your bows are tied so well. What is your secret?! LOVE your blog and you’re a great inspiration for me. :^)ReplyCancel

  • Anne ( Midlands UK)February 6, 2012 - 7:16 am

    Such a beautiful card Becca I don’t know how you manage to come up with such lovely designs time after time. Anne xReplyCancel

  • ##Gail R##February 6, 2012 - 7:18 am

    This card is sooooooo gorgeous!

  • Carol LFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:28 am

    This is just gorgeous with those pastel colors! Beautiful!ReplyCancel

  • venus fortunaFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:29 am

    Beautiful card Becca… and as always, I really love your photographs!ReplyCancel

  • YvonneFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:29 am

    Becca, this is so delicate and breath takingly beautiful.ReplyCancel

  • Jacky WilsonFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:41 am

    This is ABSOLUTELY beautiful!! Thank you so much for your inspiration!!ReplyCancel

  • Debbie DunhamFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:43 am

    WOW! Stunning! Breathtaking!…..I am speechless as I gaze at the card in awe!ReplyCancel

  • lois skiathitisFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:48 am

    Beautiful card Becca, and so lovely in pink. Al of the die-cutting just makes the card so feminine and pretty. The pearl embellishments are just the right finishing touch. As always Becca, TFS!!! :-DReplyCancel

  • Johanne L.February 6, 2012 - 7:48 am

    Very beautiful feminine card. I love it. Love the pink. Thanks for sharing,ReplyCancel

  • Maryellen WebberFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:49 am

    This card is goregous!!! I love the dies that you used. Thanks for the
    inspiration Becca!ReplyCancel

  • Becky GreenFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:53 am

    WOW Becca!!!!!!!!!! I want ALL those dies!!!!!!!!!!!!! You hit the mark, wanting to do something feminine!!!!!!!! BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)ReplyCancel

  • EllyFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:01 am

    OOH Becca, this is GREAT!!!!!
    You always inspire me with your gorgeous cards!!!
    hugs, EllyReplyCancel

  • JessicaFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:05 am

    Hey Becca, All your cards are beautiful… but some just blow me away. This one has me picking myself up off the floor! It’s gorgeous! Maybe it’s the pink, maybe it’s the cuts, or the bow. But the whole thing is just fantabulous! TFSReplyCancel

  • Susi KFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:07 am

    Oooh, Becca, you’re just making me want even MORE Spellbinders new release dies! I seriously debated the gorgeous Romantic Rectangles set, but the budget screamed at me (LOL). Seeing this gorgeous creation makes me wish I had given in.ReplyCancel

  • JeanFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:09 am

    Oh how feminine and beautiful! I love this card. I love the layers of colors and the pearls are so girly!ReplyCancel

  • KathyFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:10 am

    So pretty! Quite feminine and soft.ReplyCancel

  • Francie (Montreal)February 6, 2012 - 8:10 am

    I’d say this is one of the nicest cards you’ve ever done. I love everything about it. The clever and beautiful use of the Spellbinders dies, not to mention your gorgeous ribbon/bow put this card in a class by itself.ReplyCancel

  • MarilynFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:34 am

    WOW what a beautiful pink card!! Love everything about it. . . .especially the spellbinders edges, they are so elegant!!ReplyCancel

  • CherylFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:40 am

    Becca, this card is absolutely gorgeous! I cannot take my eyes off it!
    Hugs :)ReplyCancel

  • Dottie DavisFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:47 am

    Now you’ve gone and done it….made a gloriously feminine card that would attract any woman’s heart. These Spellbinder Dies are getting more and more creative and incredibly versatile. Your work is so clean and neat which lends to a pristine look to all your cards. Very beautiful!ReplyCancel

  • Beth PFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:02 am

    Wow!!!! I just love it…
    Beth PReplyCancel

  • Rose ChristopherFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:04 am

    I absolutely love this card. So very pretty. It has given me inspiration for a “congrats baby girl” card. :)ReplyCancel

  • Cheryl WFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:04 am

    Beautiful, Becca! When I look at your pearly wonders, I always imagine that you must buy flat-backed pearls by the truckload. :) I love them, too, and they definitely add a special touch that is unmatched by any other embellishment. This card is so lovely – I need to look more closely at my meager supply of dies and see how I can combine them. Thanks for the inspiration!ReplyCancel

  • Evette K. CiampoFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:11 am

    Love your card so much Becca. Pink and the dies are fabulous…a double combo that I love. Hard to keep up with buying all the dies I want but I still keep them on my “wish list”. LOL God bless have a great day. evette k.ReplyCancel

  • MarisaFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:20 am

    Fabulously soft and beautiful card.ReplyCancel

  • MillieFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:22 am

    Becca, that card is gorgeous. I love, love, love it. what a beautiful combination of dies/colors/etc. You are such an inspiration to all of us. MillieReplyCancel

  • FrancineFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:25 am

    It is the most beautiful one.
    Francine mReplyCancel

  • KarenFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:26 am

    Pink, white, pretty and delicate. So beautiful!ReplyCancel

  • Gretchen WilsonFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:31 am

    How gorgeous this is. So feminine. I’ll have to make this for sure. Have to wait till the dies come out though. Lucky you to have them on hand and tease us with so many beautiful cards. Keep us doing what you to best. Inspire us each and everyday. I need that.

    Hugs and God Bless

  • Edna BurgessFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:35 am

    So delicate and pretty. Love it. EdnaReplyCancel

  • Barbara in SCFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:39 am

    Becca, this has to be one of the most beautiful cards I have ever seen, and I think all of your cards are beautiful,so that’s saying a lot!! It is over the top gorgeous! Have a lovely day…

  • JeanFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:42 am

    Elegant card!ReplyCancel

  • ChelseaFebruary 6, 2012 - 9:50 am

    Oh, wow. That is just so very pretty! You are amazing, Becca.ReplyCancel

  • Gail L.February 6, 2012 - 9:52 am

    So pretty in pink!ReplyCancel

  • BernieFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:00 am

    Breathtakingly Beautiful!
    Blessings BernieReplyCancel

  • Sandy HaysFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:06 am

    Oh…my…gosh! Absolutely beautiful card!ReplyCancel

  • SueFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:07 am

    I just love the thing that you make.ReplyCancel

  • Jackie A.February 6, 2012 - 10:28 am

    Becca, I am not a pink girl but this card is beautiful. So feminine and sweet. However, I would love to challenge you to the use more from the purple family, it’s my favorite. BUT regardless of your colors, ALL of your cards are wonderful and inspiring!ReplyCancel

  • KathyFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:33 am

    I love this card. I think it must be one of my favorites ever!!!! It is so beautiful. I may have to save up for some more Spellbinders.ReplyCancel

  • Pet BarnesFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:36 am

    So elegant! I just love the pink and white. Every card you make is so special. I just want to get online and order all the dies. Thanks for the inspiration!ReplyCancel

  • sherry gardnerFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:37 am

    This is beautiful….:)ReplyCancel

  • BeckyFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:42 am

    Gorgeous! I could also see this as a Welcome Baby Girl card too. Another beautiful card Becca!ReplyCancel

  • GeorgetteFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:45 am

    Wow and Wow what can I say
    But wow BEAUTIFULReplyCancel

  • sheri sFebruary 6, 2012 - 11:10 am

    Ahhhhhhhhh,,,,, Pink! Just cannot beat it. Beautiful card.ReplyCancel

  • Sabrina RFebruary 6, 2012 - 11:21 am

    Love the Spellbinders for this absolutely GORGEOUS pink confection!! I can’t help but wonder why most women are drawn to the light and pale pinks.ReplyCancel

  • BetsyFebruary 6, 2012 - 11:24 am

    Oh my … I just love the Romantic Rectangles dies! Definitley going to be on my wish list!!! The soft colors of this card are absolutely gorgeous, Becca!!!ReplyCancel

  • Phyllis McKennaFebruary 6, 2012 - 11:26 am

    This card is absolutely beautiful!! I love, love, love the pink combined with the cream colored paper and the amazing choices you made with all those wonderful Spellbinders dies you used.ReplyCancel

  • Debbie GFebruary 6, 2012 - 11:54 am

    one of the most beautiful cards I’ve ever seen; you’re magic!ReplyCancel

  • Penny DuncanFebruary 6, 2012 - 12:03 pm

    Absolutely STUNNING!!!!ReplyCancel

  • JeanFebruary 6, 2012 - 12:13 pm

    Dear Becca: Just amazing how you can come up with one gorgeous creation after another! This card is so feminine and I’m going to order a set of the antique frames that are so pretty. Thanks ever so much for sharing Becca. Hoping all is well with you, take care.ReplyCancel

  • Nadine IllingworthFebruary 6, 2012 - 12:13 pm

    Delicate fem mine and wonderful but think could have found more words to describe it. How long have u got? 11 out of 10ReplyCancel

  • MarianFebruary 6, 2012 - 12:29 pm

    WOW Just sooooooooooo elegant. A fantastic mixture and use of dies.ReplyCancel

  • MaryLou BoggessFebruary 6, 2012 - 12:51 pm

    Becca you are killing me…I love spellbinders and have so many of them but now I want all those too. I love your cards they are so elegant. I need to be your neighbor so I can borrow your spellbinders. Hope your surgery goes well. Happy Crafting. MaryLouReplyCancel

  • Karen scheafferFebruary 6, 2012 - 1:14 pm

    Spellbinder’s for sure. The romantic rectangles finally won out but there are too many to count that are tied for second place. Loved the designs on the double embossing folders too. Your pink birthday card was absolutely gorgeous. How do you come up with such wonderful cards everyday???ReplyCancel

  • PeggySFebruary 6, 2012 - 1:45 pm

    This card is so elegant and beautiful. Love the layers, colors, pearls, dies and ribbon. Stunning!
    God bless,
    Peggy AllenReplyCancel

  • SteffFebruary 6, 2012 - 1:50 pm

    So Stunning! Becca because of you i planned to collect as much Spellbinders as I can lol, you are such an enabler lol… Love all the layering, I just can’t figure out how you come up with such stunning cards? It’s like never ending, I keep thinking “let’s see how she’s gonna top this one!” of course you always manage to top it :-) God Bless you Becca and thanks for sharing your talents :-)ReplyCancel

  • EllenFebruary 6, 2012 - 2:16 pm

    A totally, elegantly feminine card! Absolutely beautiful. Your talent continues to amaze!ReplyCancel

  • MelitaFebruary 6, 2012 - 2:20 pm

    just gorgeous!ReplyCancel

  • Darlene PFebruary 6, 2012 - 3:12 pm

    Gorgeous!!!! I love how your eye just always knows what layers will work.ReplyCancel

  • Kathy SFebruary 6, 2012 - 3:13 pm

    Oh so pretty BeccaReplyCancel

  • Marti(Bristol,CT)February 6, 2012 - 3:48 pm

    Absolutely stunning. I see a beautiful wedding card with these dies.ReplyCancel

  • Nancy MashburnFebruary 6, 2012 - 3:57 pm

    Now I want more spellbinders. You sure did use a lot of them on this card. I really love the antique frame and damask accents.ReplyCancel

  • EveleneFebruary 6, 2012 - 3:59 pm

    Oolala, this is one of the most beautiful cards you’ve ever created, Becca. It’s oozing with a lot of femininity, love, and brilliant creativity.ReplyCancel

  • Deborah R.February 6, 2012 - 4:00 pm

    This is Soooo beautiful! It is definitely getting saved in my favorite ideas folder! Can’t wait to try it. Thanks for sharing.ReplyCancel

  • RebeccaFebruary 6, 2012 - 4:20 pm

    Beautiful- I like the way you used the various layers of diecuts instead of just 1 or 2.ReplyCancel

  • JalineFebruary 6, 2012 - 4:23 pm

    Adorable and so sweet. It’s perfect.ReplyCancel

  • KellyGFebruary 6, 2012 - 4:24 pm

    Love, love, love this card Becca!!ReplyCancel

  • SusanFebruary 6, 2012 - 5:01 pm

    Gasp — that card is the ultimate of feminine gorgeousness! Love, love, love it!ReplyCancel

  • Susan SFebruary 6, 2012 - 5:28 pm

    very very prettyReplyCancel

  • Lindyloo, South Wales, UKFebruary 6, 2012 - 5:44 pm

    Hi Becca,
    This is such an adorably sweet and girly card. I love the soft candyfloss pink of the card you have used here and the dies are definitely going onto my wish list.
    Thanks for another lovely card. Linda xReplyCancel

  • caroline hillFebruary 6, 2012 - 5:59 pm

    It amazes me what you come up with by just looking at the die
    cut.Great job and classy as usual.carolineReplyCancel

  • ChinnuFebruary 6, 2012 - 6:09 pm

    Love, love, love this card! So feminine and pretty, and the various Spellbinders look beeeeeyooootiful together – but only YOU could have thought of using them all so creatively. Thank you for sharing, Becca!ReplyCancel

  • Kim R.February 6, 2012 - 6:18 pm

    What a beautiful card. The layering is so creative and the pink and white simple yet elegant.ReplyCancel

  • Caryn S.February 6, 2012 - 6:29 pm

    Oh how my oldest girl would die over this card! Pink! I’m fascinated how you always think to cut up the diecuts that you make for various purposes, I don’t think this would ever occur to me. You are incredibly creative.ReplyCancel

  • TrishaFebruary 6, 2012 - 7:18 pm

    Good Day Becca
    You have made another beautiful card and at the same time added the Antique frame to my list of new Spellbinder dies. Gotta have this one!
    Hugs & Smiles

  • linda provostFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:03 pm

    your cards are truly elegant. and so inspirational!!! thanks so much for sharing your talentReplyCancel

  • Jean SFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:08 pm

    Simply stunning!!! Gorgeous GORGEOUS card Becca!!! Thanks for sharing your talent with us!


  • cindy ClickFebruary 6, 2012 - 8:53 pm

    PINKALUCIOUS!!! One of my favorites- now I have to buy 3 spellbinders at once. I can’t afford your blog!!!!

  • HelenFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:02 pm

    Oh my goodness!!!!! What a beautiful card, Becca!!! God has truly blessed you with talent!ReplyCancel

  • VanessaFebruary 6, 2012 - 10:29 pm

    Becca, I love your cards. Do you have tutorials on how to do them.
    I just got into card making a year ago. I FIRST went out and brought a
    cricut machine two years ago and have put alot of money into my hobby.
    I love your cards, please help me, I think they may be to hard for me to make them. HELPReplyCancel

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  • SharonFebruary 6, 2012 - 11:43 pm

    Just when I think it can’t get any better…you manage to do it!!! Beautiful!!!ReplyCancel

  • HettieFebruary 7, 2012 - 2:59 am

    Gee Whiz, this is beautiful! I don’t know how you do it, but every time I come to your blog, I get excited and delighted all at the same time. You make the most beautiful cards I’ve ever seen. Thanks so much for sharing.ReplyCancel

  • HeatherFebruary 7, 2012 - 4:26 am

    Oh gosh Becca – this card is STUNNING……. I just sat and drooled…..
    my wishlist of Spellbinder dies just gets longer and longer thanks to you my sweet cyber buddy…. Hope your day is as beautiful as your card. tfs.
    Heather (UK)

  • GailFebruary 7, 2012 - 4:52 am

    Absolutely beautiful..there are no other words xxxReplyCancel

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  • ANN ROBBINSFebruary 7, 2012 - 6:45 am

    Absolutely georgous card – sooooooo feminine! Spellbinders are now taking the Cricut cartridge place in my heart ~ I want them all!!!!!!!

  • Carol RFebruary 7, 2012 - 7:19 am

    Just Lovely. So soft and feminine.ReplyCancel

  • ColleenB.February 7, 2012 - 9:47 am

    Gorgeous card and wonderful layout

  • Alice RoushiaFebruary 7, 2012 - 10:52 am

    This is absolutely gorgeous… are so so talented, and every time I look at your cards, I am in awe. Thank you for sharing your inspiration with us.ReplyCancel

  • Shirley GrubbsFebruary 7, 2012 - 10:58 am

    Hi Becca-
    Just want to tell you that I am sad for you as you continue to suffer the loss of your DH. And glad to know you know the ONE who carries us through these very difficult times.
    I rejoice with you in your beautiful card skills. You are BETTER THAN EVER! The last few weeks have been I.N.C.R.E.D.I.B.L.E.!! Thanks for sharing your “amazing” talent with all of us!

  • Ann MooreFebruary 7, 2012 - 11:53 am

    Absolutely beautiful. The prettiest cards I have ever seen.ReplyCancel

  • EileenFebruary 7, 2012 - 12:36 pm

    Becca, Becca, Becca!….you have done it again……that card is STUNNING!!!!
    It is so feminine, whoever gets this card will be so happy with it. You have used the dies so beautifully….like they were all meant to be together….you are such a clever crafter, I never seem to stop being amazed at the work you turn out for us to enjoy, so thank you!
    LOL EileenReplyCancel

  • KelleyFebruary 7, 2012 - 5:36 pm

    This is one of the most prettiest cards EV-UH!!!! A total WOWZERS!!!!ReplyCancel

  • Linda RichFebruary 8, 2012 - 6:32 am

    Simply beautiful!ReplyCancel

  • conniecrafterFebruary 8, 2012 - 9:50 am

    Absolutely stunning, such a great example of using all die cuts!!ReplyCancel

  • AnneFebruary 8, 2012 - 6:38 pm

    Absolutely gorgeous, Becca. I love it – but then I love all your creations!
    Anne (UK) xReplyCancel

  • DeneanFebruary 8, 2012 - 9:17 pm

    WOW, your cards get better and better every time that I see your work.ReplyCancel

  • Sally-Ann (From Down Under)February 8, 2012 - 11:59 pm

    Ooooooooooo what a Beauty. Love the combinations of colour and Dies – Just Yummy!ReplyCancel

  • Joy JFebruary 9, 2012 - 8:52 pm

    First timer on your sight. This card is BeaUtiful. I love it. Can’t wait to purchase some pearls.ReplyCancel

  • Angelina WesselsFebruary 11, 2012 - 3:48 am

    What a very beautiful card – so sweet and feminine! I love the die cuts that you combined and the colors are very pretty! Just beautiful!ReplyCancel