Friday, 4 August 2017

Bloghop 12; Kids Cards

Welcome to the 12th blog hop of Global Stamping Friends.  I have to say never did I imagine that the group I created a year ago would explode like it has. So sit down, get a drink and maybe some chocolate or biscuit and enjoy the hop of 29 demos!  Yes there are 29 of us taking part around the world- be prepared to find amazing new ideas for your crafting. 

This month's topic is Kids Cards. I love making cards for kids but seem to have made so many with dinosaurs, trains and aliens that I decided to go with butterflies!

I love this card and am sure that some little child would too!





The inside is also stamped with the Butterfly Basics gorgeous butterfly stamp.



For something a bit different the card front actually comes off to create a hanging. I would have loved this in my room as a little girl.




I just added two bits of tape to the back and didn't only stuck down one piece. This picture shows one of the ribbon pieces stuck down already - hope it makes sense.




I thought it was too pretty to leave it on the card, but also wanted the card not to be naked when removed so I had added the second panel stamped with the Stylized Happy Birthday stamp - a very versatile stamp to have. The panel can't be seen until you take the front piece off.





And what card would complete without a present?  I decided to create a coordinating treat bag that holds the gift.





I love how the butterfly holds to giftcard in place.





I hope that you enjoyed my project and please hop on to see what Lisa has created for you by clicking the next button.
https://thestampingirl.com/gsf-blog-hop-kids-cards


Happy Hopping
Sarah

PS: Please excuse the photo quality...my phone decided to find the floor just before I was taking the pictures!!!! Time for a new phone maybe...


If for some reason you need to move around the hop not using the arrows please find all the links here! Just click on a name to go to their post.






13 comments:

  1. This is just gorgeous Sarah. I especially love how it is a lovely card turning into something they can hang in their room. Brilliant. TFS

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  2. Love the layered butterflies and the colours you've chosen, Sarah. Your matching decor piece and treat bag are great too. What a clever idea to use the butterfly to hold the giftcard. Thanks for organising such a fun hop. Can't wait to see everyone's ideas. Rachel x

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  3. So cute Sarah, love the hanging thing for the room. Adorable

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  4. can't go wrong with butterflies!

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  5. Lovely projects Sarah... and a great idea for the wall hanging... thanks for organising the hop and especially for the theme this month so I could get my inner child out! Been a while!

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  6. VERY nice! Love the butterflies.
    The door hangar is a great idea!

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  7. Love both projects Sarah. Such a great idea to have something that can be displayed after. This butterfly hanger will be treasured I am sure. Thank you for running another great hop.

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  8. What a great idea to multipurpose the card like that. My girls would love it.

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  9. I love the butterfly holder! So pretty!

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  10. OOO butterflies - its been ages since I played with them thank you I now need to get them out again.

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  11. Lovely Card can't go wrong with butterflies for girls

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