September 7, 2012

Happy Birthday Bro

Hi. Today I am sharing a card I made for my brother's birthday. It's such a task to make cards for men. I can only think of Blue and Brown colors to be used :)
I have layered 2 PPs for the card and 1 embossed plain blue paper, which is actually not quite visible.
For the center part I did some stamping in black on the blue oval die cut. Then I stuck the alphabets on top of the die cut.
The black ribbon is from my stash and the button is from Pie Lane.
Also wanted to share that I was in Top 3 at Lulupu for their Make you own embellishments challenge for this card and I also won Hussena's challenge at Yvonne's blog for my Sweet peas card.

Challenges entered
Dude Time Doodles - must be masculine - two or more shades of blue
Crafty Sentiments - Male Cards
Creative Craft Challenges - All about the boys
Ribbon Carousel Challenge - #69 Beautiful Bows
Ruby's Rainbow - no image, just words
Little Miss Muffet Challenges - Add writing, text or script to your project
Shelly's Images - Anything goes
Inky Impressions - Anything goes


  1. Awesome card Indira! I love those alphabets! And your penchant for recycling is lovely. I shuld learn there :)

  2. Lovely Card & Happy B'day to ur brother...

  3. Great male card, they are never easy to do! Thanks for taking part in Ruby's Rainbow 'No Image Just Words' challenge xx

  4. What a lovely card Indira...i know it's difficult to do cards for males but yours is so fab the BRO font and the way you have layered the various pp's sure your brother could have loved this :)

  5. Fantastic guy card. Love the bright letters against the blue/black background. So glad you joined us for the Shades of Blue challenge at Dude Time Doodles this week.

  6. Love this fabulous male card, the colors and design are so cute. Thanks for joining us over at ATS!!!

  7. You nailed this masculine card.I find it very difficult to crack it or anything to do with male...I recently made a scrapbook for a a man and racked my brains over it.Love the letters...what are they? stickers?

  8. Brilliant card, I like the colours and the ribbon.Thanks for joining in with us at Dudetime Doodles this week, Good Luck.
    Kevin xx

  9. this is totally cool and stylish!

    thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

  10. This is FABULOUS! Perfect guy creation! Thanks so much for joining our "ANYTHING GOES" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!
    Shelly's Images DT

  11. Clever card - love the shades of blue! Thanks for joining us at Dude Time Doodles this week!!

  12. A beautiful card!

    Thank you for joining in the fun at Ruby's Rainbows this time

    Shaz x

  13. Fabulous card Indira, love the colours and brightness in rhe BRO..really stands out.

    Thanks for joining in with us at Crafty Sentiments .

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  14. A super male card. Love all the different papers and the letters. Thanks for sharing with us at Dude Time Doodles and good luck.

  15. Great guy card! Thanks for sharing at Dude Time Doodles this week!
    Good Luck
    Dawn xx

  16. This is gorgeous, love the style and colours. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week and good luck xx

  17. Cool Layout!

    Thanks so much for playin' along with us for the Shelly's Images Challenge.
    We hope you'll join us again for another FUN Challenge! Hugs & Happy Days! ~Min
    Kaymin Kreations

  18. Terrific card! You should visit Dude Time Doodles more often, dude cards are all we do! Thanks so much for joining our challenge!

  19. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.

  20. Love the pops of colour on your brother's card! Thanks for joining us at our Shades of Blue challenge at Dude Time Doodles this week!

  21. I agree that making a card for men is such a tough one but you have done an excellent job! This is a wonderful card! So glad you could join us at Little Miss Muffet!


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