Elegant Striped Birthday Card for FF0033

Looking for an elegant striped birthday card? It’s time to play at Festive Friday, where every challenge is a party!

elegant striped birthday cardThis week we are celebrating Armed Forces Day with a Stripes twist! I opted to use Stripes, and created a card using the Broadway Bound Suite.  I hope you enjoy today’s elegant, striped birthday card.

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What is more elegant than black with gold foil?  The Broadway Bound Specialty Designer Series Paper collection has a variety of elegant foil papers, each paired with cute patterns on the flip side.  A touch of Powder Pink cardstock adds a decidedly feminine touch.

elegant striped birthday cardThe star of this card is the marquee, with its gold and silver pearls.  Some people may say I went overboard, but you know me and my love affair with pearls.

elegant striped birthday cardThe recipient of this card certainly does deserve all she wishes for…and I hope her wishes all come true!

elegant striped birthday cardFor all the details on how to make today’s elegant striped birthday card,  just click on the tutorial button below.  You will receive a FREE step-by-step tutorial, which you can either save or print off.  For more inspiration, don’t forget to visit the 2019 PDF Tutorial Gallery.

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Won’t you leave me a comment to let me know what you think of today’s card? And don’t forget to visit the Festive Friday team members for more inspiration and say “Hi!” to new designers Anne Marie, Miranda, Patricia, and Sharon. As always, if you ever have a question about the cards I create or the techniques I use, I am only an email away. Until next time…

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  1. Awww stop it, it’s like you picked all of my favorite things and placed them all on one card. WOWZA! Then the icing on the creative cake are all of those pretty pearls. Just gorgeous!

  2. Carol Carriveau

    About time that used your beloved pearls…have been missing your Pearl encrusted cards!

    Loving this card and will see if I have this DSP or something similar! Thanks for sharing your pesrls with us!!!

  3. Very elegant card, Ann; love all of the layers! Did not realize we have Metallic Pearls!! TFS!

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