Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Cutting Cafe Wednesday- All about the Boys

Our little grandson has a birthday coming up soon.  He's all boy...he loves sports, tools, exploring, airplanes, fishing, Spider Man and everything his Daddy does.

I just fell in love with this All About Boys Colored Background Set from The Cutting Cafe

Regina has designed  this background to match all the SU colors perfectly.  I paired it with one of my favorite templates...The Pencil Box.  I just printed out two copies of the lid template and popped one on the bottom of the box for extra color and dimension.   I added zig-zag and straight stitching to reinforce the box and add more color.  The "happy birthday"  sentiment is from the Happy Birthday 40 Ways set. 

Fun and colorful...just like a boy!  Any ideas what I should put in the box?

Supplies:
Paper - SU Night of Navy, The Cutting Cafe
Accessories - SU retired ribbon, brads, Spellbinders Ribbon Tag die
Technique - Stitching


 
 
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5 comments:

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

WOW, Charlene, my friend, what a gorgeous little gift set for your grandson!! He will love it because his Nana made it for him ;D. I am sorry I have been MIA but as you might have read on my Blog I have serious computer issues :C. I have not forgotten about you just am soooooooooooooo far behind with leaving my friends some love. Hugs and blessings, Sabrina

Regina Easter said...

oh my girl...this is awesome...the colors SCREAM boy...WOW I LOVE IT...HUGS

Lynne said...

Love this card & gift box Charlene!! The paper stamping is just beautiful!!

Michelle said...

This is wonderful Charlene, your granddson will LOVE it!! That DP is perfect.

Kelly said...

What a cute card and box set for your grandson. You put so much love into all of your work, he is sure to love it!