Thursday, May 28, 2009

A Card Kit Freebie & a Fab Birthday card in under 15 minutes!

Today's post is extra fun! My friend Lindsay over at The Frugal Crafter is offering a free card kit! All you have to do is download, print and cut! Then you've got a quick and easy kit to make up to 3 cards from! Lindsay's Card Kit Freebie

Lindsay is also offering a deal in her store! Try a card kit and a digital stamp for free, you can download them from Lindsay's blog. You can also still get a free stamp for every $5 you spend in her store! Most of her stamps are just $1.00 each! So that's quite a bargain!

Ok, now for the card. This card was created using everything from Lindsay's Birthday Card kit. And I mean everything! The kit is designed to make up to 3 cards, however, me being the type of person who thinks the opposite of "less is more" decided that "more is more". haha. I wanted to use it all on ONE card! I love how it turned out!

All I had to do was print it out on my computer. It took about 15 minutes to cut everything out. I then put it all together on the card in under 15 minutes! I added some bling by using some a thrift store button and some rainbow colored seed beads for added interest. I used pop dots to pop the scallopped border on the inside and ouside of the card.

These also look great with a digital stamp added to them. Be sure to check out Lindsay's blog for more ways to use these card kits!

In order to make a card like this one, all you need is:
-One piece of cardstock 5.5"x8.5" (for card base)
-Card Kit Freebie
-Any extra bling you'd like to add

9 comments:

  1. Great card!I totally agree-MORE is more, lol!

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  2. Fabulous cards Tamara. Love what you've done with one of Lindsay's card kits. Hugs
    Michele x

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  3. I love all of the fun details on this card!

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  4. I love what you did with the rhinestones and the inside looks as good as the outside!

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  5. Cool card! Love it! ~Olena~

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  6. What a fun birthday card! I love all the extra bling you added!

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  7. Wow! This is over the Top!!! Love how you used it ALL!

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  8. Awesome card love all the embelishments and how you used it all in one card.

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