Saturday, December 7, 2013

MFT'S December Countdown Day 3 - Happy 50th Birthday

Hi Everyone and thanks for stopping by today for Day 3 of MFT's December Release Countdown!  Only 3 more days until the release!

Be sure to head over to the MFT Blog for full set and die reveals for the day and the list of designers sharing projects and for your chance to win one of seven, $75 Gift Certificates.

Today I have a card to sharing using the new Journal It - Pocket Calendar Stamp Set, perfect for card making and scrapbooking! I used the set to make a 50th birthday card for a friend of mine. 


I stamped the pocket calendar on Pink Lemonade Card Stock in Black Licorice Ink, and then cut it out with the Insert It - 3x4 Insert Die-namics. Then I used the solid round stamp in the stamp set to highlight the date. 

"Happy" is cut out with one of the words in the Accent It - Celebrate Die-namics. I mounted the word on a circle cut with a new Die-namics set being released this month, Stitched Circle STAX


I used one of the arrows in the Lead the Way Die-namics and added the numbers with the Little Numbers Die-namics. The rhinestones are from my stash.

To create the background paper I used the On the Diagonal Stencil, and Steel Blue Card Stock and Ink.


On the inside I stamped a sentiment from Birthday Sentiments Stamp Set. 



Here are the details about the upcoming release:
  • You can attend the New Release Party on December 10th from 8-10 PM EST HERE in the MFT forum.
  • The MFT release, including all new stamp sets and Die-namics, is on December 10th at 10 PM EST.  You'll find all the newest products HERE at release time.
  •  Be sure to check in on the MFT Blog daily to see the new products as they are unveiled, and for your chance to win one of seven, $75 Gift Certificates.
Here are the products I used on my projects. Links to the new product will go live at release time. 

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11 comments :

ScrapbookDBA said...

Great card..thank you for sharing!

Lisa Kind said...

This is really a cute idea! Love it!

Heather Jensen said...

Absolutely love it! Especially how you stenciled your background paper. This is a perfect 50th birthday card...bling and all. :)

Tracey said...

LOVE this Melody!! The colours, the bling - all of it!!

Tammy H said...

A great card. Love the background details.

Mary Gillmarten said...

Wow Melody! I love all of it! You took a relatively simple stamp and really dressed it up, I totally love it!

Joan V said...

This is so stunning. Love all the details on the card. Thanks for the inspiration.

Nana Griffin said...

Great idea!

Wendy said...

You rocked this new set, love your card!

Jacquie Southas said...

Love this! Your design works for so many birthdays - just perfect@

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

GORGEOUS color combo Melody!