Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Happy 9th Birthday~ The Cutting Cafe Number Shaped Cards

Good Morning Everyone!!
This week The Cutting Cafe  DT was asked to showcase
either the 
My son has a birthday party on Sunday for one of his good buddies and the
"9" shaped card was perfect!
This card was so super easy to cut out and so much fun to embellish!
Perfect for a boy!!

Supplies Used:
Card Stock~ Kraft and white 
Pure Poppy~ PTI
Designer Paper~My Minds Eye "Out of the Blue"
Cut Files~ The Cutting Cafe~ #9 Shape Card
Sentiment~ The Cutting Cafe~ Birthday Tags
Dies~ My Creative Time~ Scallop and Stitched Circle
Image~ Bugaboo Stamps~Fireman Number~Nine
Ink~ Distress in the following..
Fire Brick, Wild Honey, Black Soot
Copics~ R24,R39, R20
B14, B16
E000, E00, E30
C1, C3, C10
Extra's~ White gel pen
Glossy Accents

What do you think?
I love the way this turned out!
(I think from now on all of my boy's birthday parties will be shaped number cards!)

make sure to head over to 
later today to check out the rest of the DT's projects and comment along the way for a chance to win
some files of your own!
Thanks for stopping by and have a GREAT 
hump day :)

Entering this into the following challenges:
Cupcake Inspirations~ Photo Inspiration (used the colors)
My Sheri Crafts~Warm Thoughts (firefighter~hot hot hot...LOL)
Make It Monday~ Link Up Party
The Scrapbooking Queen~Anything Goes w/a little green
Birthday Sundaes~ Get Messy (inking, glossy accents)
2 Sisters Challenge Blog~Anything Goes
Divas by Design~Spots and/or Stripes
Aud Sentiments Challenge~ Happy Birthday


  1. I can not tell you how much I love, love, love this! It just about pulled my eyeballs out of the sockets when I saw it on the dashboard and then I saw it was yours which made it even better!

  2. This is so cute. Love how this card turned out.


  3. What a cute card! I love the little fire fighter, and the number 9 goes perfectly well with the fire hose!
    Thanks for sharing it with us at My Sheri Crafts! :)

  4. This is really cute- I love how you cut out the 9 and the image is adorable! :)Amy

  5. Awe super cute!! I love your image and how the 9 stands out! Aweasome job!

  6. This card is sooo CUTE Jessica!I LOVE the sweet image,SO FUN!!:)

  7. It's great! Super adorable and the perfect boy bday card!

    Be blessed, Beckie

  8. Such a cute card! Absolutely love the image and the huge 9! Brilliant, saw this over at MIM!
    Nat -x-

  9. Awww how cute is this Jessica!
    Love the color/combo and even the water hose is the number 9 too..
    How fun!

  10. Great looking card! Love the little fireman and the 9! Thanks for sharing with us at My Sheri Crafts!

  11. really sweet card thanks so much for joining us at paper sundaes this week
    hugs sara x x

  12. This turned out so cute! I love your coloring-it is so perfect..always! Ugh, I need lessons! You would think it would be easy as thats all we did as kids was color but I just don't care for the look I end up with:( Oh, well....someday maybe:)
    Sherrie K

  13. This turned out so cute! I love your coloring-it is so perfect..always! Ugh, I need lessons! You would think it would be easy as thats all we did as kids was color but I just don't care for the look I end up with:( Oh, well....someday maybe:)
    Sherrie K

  14. Fabulous little boy card, great colouring and image, love the big number 9..

    Thanks for sharing with us at Make it Monday..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  15. AWESOME card...I love the colors and shape!

  16. I love those DP's with that adorable image and cut, great birthday card :)

  17. jessica how awesome is this...the little guy will love it....hum I should have done this for my son's 11 bd....great image to...hugs

  18. WOW what a fab shaped card! I love it and I love the bugaboo image.
    Thanks for joining in with spots & stripes at Diva's and good luck with the challenge
    Hugs Laurie xx

  19. You're right this is a great card for a boy! It's so adorable and I love how the 9 hangs out from the inside of the card. ~tami

  20. What a cute little firman! So fun.

  21. very cute card...thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    sweetie dt

  22. This is just absolutely adorable!! I love the little fireman!! What an awesome card :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  23. Cute card Jessica...the image & the shaped card go perfectly together...great for a boy's birthday.

  24. Super cute card.

    DIANA L.

  25. Love your card Jessica! It will be a great birthday card. That image is perfect too. Thanks for sharing.

  26. What a fabulous card Jessica! I love your paper piecing!


  27. What a GREAT card Jessica! You always do such a FABULOUS job on the coloring! Perfect boy card!
    Have a SUPER day!

  28. What a cute birthday card!! Adorable!! Stacy

  29. Male card has to be my biggest challenge... this card is remarkable!!!!!!! Love the number and would love to know how to do this!!! I love the little fire fella and the background paper you all coordinates so perfectly!!!! Awesome job jessica!!!

  30. Jessica, what an amazing card!!! Sooooo cute!!!

    Thank you, my friend, for stopping by!!! It's always a pleasure and I was so glad to see you!!!

    It seems ages since I've been here but it still feels like what it is... "home". I'm not getting around as much or as fast as I'd like these days -- but I do make it eventually!!!

    Running off now to see more of your wonderful creations that I've missed!


  31. This card is so cute! You did a fabulous job =)

    lots of love,

  32. really cute perfect boys card thanks so much for joining us at paper sundaes this week
    hugs sara x x

  33. LOVE this card!!! What a fabby Bugaboo image. Awesome colors and patterns...adorable job! Thanks for VOTING for Chardon HS!!!
    Congrats on your Scrap-n-Tote win!!!

  34. Well the challenge work out great for you!! Kill 2 birds... you know!! You did a great job, and i love the colors!! Karen♥

  35. Wow, this card turned out great.
    Love your paper & how well everything coordinates together.

  36. omg this is so fabulous! Love the fire man and the sentiment great colors too Karen

  37. So cute Jessica! And congrats on your blog candy wins ;)
    Have a lovely wknd, can't wait to see what you create with the ribbon tool ,
    Have a lovely week,

  38. What a clever card!! I love your design and colors!!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Birthday Sundaes!
    Birthday Sundaes Design Team

  39. Jessica, you have become one of my daily "must see" blogs! Just love what you're doing, girl! KEEP THEM COMING!

  40. I love this. hi jessica I came over to become a follower on your linky will you please do the same. hugs

  41. Super cute card! I love shaped cards, too! Thanks for joining us at My Sheri Crafts!

  42. Hi Jess thanks so much for stopping by my blog and send Kim my way.

    Your stamps are on the way should arrive Thursday.

    Love your card. I know your son coach will love it.

  43. Hi Jessica,
    This looks fabulous. I love the shape & the image & those papers are lovely. It's brilliant! Thanks for joining us at Divas By Design this week.
    Andie xx

  44. This card is amazing! I love what you did with it. So creative!!!!


  45. OMG! I would love to receive this birthday card – I love how the number is added to the card, I'm going to check this out! Thanks for sharing your creativity with us for our “Happy Birthday” challenge at Aud Sentiments!!! Thanks too for using a Bugaboo digi - LOVE it!