I am so excited and honored to participate in the Paper Sweeties 7th birthday celebration. They have such cute designs!
Here I paired the Happy Cake Day stamp and die set with some goodies from Pink and Main. Let’s dive in the card details!
I started with stamping the balloons from the Paper Sweeties Happy cake stamp set on Neenah Solar White cardstock and die cut it with an Arch Tag die from Pink and Main. As the original tag would be too short, i made it longer with the partial die cutting technique.
Then I stamped the same balloons on the newly released Sparkle Sheets and fussy cut each balloon from different colours. I paper pieced the bunch of balloons and adhered the pieces with liquid glue.
Then I white heat embossed a couple of small sentiments from the Special Day stamp set on black cardstock and cut them out with the coordinating Sentiment strips dies.
I added some orange ribbon from Paper Sweeties to the tag and popped it up with 3D foam squares on a white card base covered with pretty patterned paper from the Summer Splash paper pad.
For my second card I stamped and coloured the images from the Paper Sweeties Happy Cake Day stamp set and used their coordinating dies to cut them out.
I cut the biggest Stitched rectangle die from white cardstock and also from patterned paper from the Summer Splash paper pad. I cut a small piece of the white one and silver heat embossed my main sentiment on it from the Special Day stamp set. I also stamped a smaller sentiment above it using aqua ink.
I assembled the card, added a thin strip of Silver Sparkle Sheet below the cake stand and used 3D foam squares to pop up the cake.
I decorated it with 7 candles (as Paper Sweeties are turning 7) and added finishing touches: covered the balloons with a clear shimmer pen for a subtle sparkle, used glossy accents on the frosting and decorations of the cake and also on the flames of the candles. And last but not least I added some pretty flower sequins from Paper Sweeties to the bottom and embellished their middles with tiny white pearls.
To celebrate the occasion Pink and Main is generously giving away a $25 Pink and Main surprise package for one lucky commenter. All you need to do is to hop along with us and leave a comment at each designer’s blog to enter the draw. Winner will be announced on the 28th August on the Pink and Main blog. Start hopping at the Paper Sweeties Blog.
Good luck everyone and happy hopping!
20 thoughts on “Paper Sweeties 7th Birthday Blog Hop with Pink and Main”
Such wonderful fun cards!! Love the sparkly balloons and how you placed the candles on the cake! It’s great fun hopping with Pink&Main today!!
The glittery balloons are fabulous! I also love the color combo of your second card!
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Beautiful glittery balloons on your first card! I am in love with that fabulous cake on your second card! So much fun hopping with Pink & Main!
Love all the sparkle you added to both cards. Cute designs and a
wonderful collaboration of products.
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Such fun cards!
Fabulous cards. Love the coloring and sparkle on the gift and balloons.
Oh, your second card is just adorable. I LOVE the several layered cake…
WOWZERS!!! You’ve hit a home run with both of these cards … the glitter balloons just make me smile! The crisp lime/blue palette of your second card is stunning and I adore that brightly colored cake, candles and beautiful balloons!!! Thank you so much for sharing your talents for the Paper Sweeties 7th birthday celebration!
Love the sparkly balloons!
Such fun cards and
I love the second one
with the cake and balloons!
Carla from Utah
Love the glitter balloons but there is something about the second card that just speaks to me! Both are fantastic!
Pretty cards! Balloons are always so fun! Great colors! Love the Sparkle Sheets and the pretty embellishments!
Awesome cards! I love those glittery balloons.
Beautifully created cards and love the colors and of course those glittery balloons!!
Wow.. Fabulous cards.. both are different and unique.. love the glittery look and ombre colors of your cards..
I LOVE your balloons. So pretty.
These are so beautiful and cute! Really nice work here, congrats!
Wow!! Fantastic birthday cards!! The glitter balloons are superb and the second card is just fabulous! ❤