Saturday, June 13, 2015

More Birthday Inspiration...

Since Gold is all the rage, I am seeing Gold and Black parties all over Pinterest.  I couldn't just share just one photo because I got my inspiration from so many places.  Click HERE to see all kinds of gorgeous parties with the Gold and Black theme.


I went for a simple ensemble today.  Easy to recreate but oh so fun to celebrate just one person at a table setting on their birthday.

I used the new set called Good Times to make this CAS card...

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I stamped the dot border back to back in Gold Delicata ink.  Then I added in a set of stripes from Background Basics: Super Stripes.  I die cut the word celebrate from the Good Times dies about 5 or 6 times and stacked them up for some dimension.  I attached that to the middle of the border on the card.

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To match, I made a fun little party hat in black, adding in a gold adhesive scalloped border and some white tissue paper for the fridge.  I used a sponge to blot on some gold ink and then stamped the dot border again on the top of the hat.  I wanted a simple box that packed some punch, so I used another Gold Adhesive sheet, sticking it down to cardstock and then cutting it out with the Favor it: Cupcake Box.  I love that shiny paper!

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I can't wait to see what the other girls have made up for today!  Here is a list of their blogs so stop in and say hi!


Thanks for coming by today! 

10 comments:

  1. Love your black and gold party ensemble! So elegant!

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  2. Love the sophisticated look of the black and gold!!

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  3. Love your gold dots with the black celebrate. A very cute party set. Thanks.

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  4. Love the sophistication of black gold.

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  5. Hi Laurie,

    Just one word......CLASSY!!!!!!!!!!

    Cariños,
    María Alba

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  6. You nailed it with the gold and black theme, Laurie! Gorgeous card and I love your projects!

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  7. Fantastic!!! [three. that's three exclamation points - and OH here comes the smile]
    =] Michele

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  8. Stunning! Love the black and gold!!

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