Thursday, October 17, 2013

Butterfly Baby

I created this card for the Flutter By Wednesday challenge. 

  • Challenge: Flutter By Wednesday Sketch #257.
  • Cricut Cartridge:  Baby Steps.  Elegant Edges.
  • Designer Paper:  Echo Park "Bundle of Joy - Girl" 6"x6" pack.
  • Embossing:  Cuttlebug "Swiss Dots".  Cuttlebug "Daisy".
  • Punch:  Martha Stewart Butterfly punch.

A2 sized card = 5.5" x 4.25"
Cricut Baby Steps
Cricut Elegant Edges

Card Recipe:
  • Mat 1 (pink stripes) = 1.25" x 5.25"
  • Mat 2 (pink polka dots) = 2.75" x 5.25"
  • Mat 3 (white border) = .25" x 5.25".  Mat embossed with Cuttlebug "Swiss Dots" folder.
  • Mat 3 (pink scallop) = cut at 4" from Cricut Elegant Edges cartridge; [Sclop1-s] found on page 23 of the folder.  Mat embossed with Cuttlebug "Daisy" folder.
  • Mat 4 (pink square) = 3 1/8" x 3 1/8".  Mat embossed with Cuttlebug "Swiss Dots" folder.
  • Mat 5 (white square) = 2 7/8" x 2 7/8".  Mat embossed with Cuttlebug "Swiss Dots" folder.

  • Baby Girl = cut at 2.75" from Cricut Baby Steps cartridge; [TdlrGrl1] found on page 25 of the folder.  Bib and Baby Girl mounted with foam tape.

Inside of Card
Inside of Card:
  • Mat 1 (solid pink) = 5" x 3.75".
  • Mat 2 (pink polka dots) = 4.75" x 3.5".
  • Mat 3 (white) = 4.5" x 3.25".
  • Butterfly = from Martha Stewart punch.

Thank you for stopping by my blog today.  As always, comments are welcomed and appreciated!

~ Marilyn


  1. Awww, what a sweet card! I just love all the embossing and the little baby girl is just so cute. And you can never go wrong with lots of pink. Thanks for playing with us over at Flutter By Wednesday!

  2. So very cute the wee butterfly on her bib and on the inside..such a cutie.
    Thanks for joining in with us at Flutter By Wednesday..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  3. This is just so adorable!! Thanks for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

  4. Very sweet. Love all the dimension from popping up the baby. Thanks for trying out my sketch at Flutterby Wednesdays.