Monday, September 9, 2013

Hello Kitty Birthday

I have a Hello Kitty birthday card to share with you today. I made this very girly and very sparkly card for my little cousin who is going to be 7. Unfortunately I could not capture all the sparkle and shine on these pics.

It's a S-fold card. The Hello Kitty was cut, using the Hello Kitty Greetings cricut cartridge, at 6.25" which fit perfectly in this A7 (5" x 7") card.
I used the cuttlebug folder to emboss the little flowers and another to emboss the happy birthday sentiments on the side panel.  I sanded the little flowers so the white core would show through.

For the inside, I finagle a bunch of balloons in such a way that I had enough of them for the sentiment and a spare one to write my message.
I outlined all the balloons and the kitty's dress with a clear star gelly roll pen.  I added sparkly dots to the white balloon and a sparkly dot to the centre of every embossed flower.  Yes, it was time consuming but the effect was well worth the time.  I wish I could capture it in the pic to show you all.
Since she loves Hello Kitty I know that she will love this card especially since it comes from her cousin Brian lol.  She really took to my son when we were there visiting a couple of years ago. Never mind that we were all there, she only asks about Cousin Brian :)
I have a few cards that I need to make for birthdays and for Halloween, so hopefully I will be back tomorrow with another card to share with you.  Till then, happy crafting!

PS: I'm going to enter this card in a few challenges, I just have to find them lol.  I never keep track of who is offering what challenge so I will come back and link their blogs to this one.


  1. Gorgeous card Lena, I like the sweet image and the embossing.
    Kevin xx

  2. Thank you for joining in Rhedd and Rosie's challenge,good luck Hun, Zoe DT xx

  3. That must have been a lot of work. But it looks so nice.
    She must be very happy with it.

  4. Many thanks for entering the Rhedd and Rosie's Challenge and good luck! Melissa (DT) xxxx

  5. So adorable! You can't go wrong with Hello Kitty. You've chosen great colors. Love the embossing. I know she loved it! Great job!
    Lots of Hugs,


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