Friday, 21 January 2011

I am an Auntie!

My brother and sister-in-law became parents for the first time yesterday. My SIL gave birth to a little boy weighing 8lb 10oz and they have called him Alexander Finley. Everyone is fine and they came home today. My boys are very excited as Alexander is their first ever cousin. We are going to see them over the weekend and I am VERY excited! I have made this card today, it is another card with a box inside and the box hold some very cute bootees (I have shoved them in to take the pic but need to pop them in a bit neater!)...

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:
Supplies:
Image - Willow Holding Baby from Whiff of Joy coloured with Promarkers
Papers - Blueberry Pie by Papermania
Sentiments - Welcome Little One part of the Baby Baby set from Ladybug Crafts Ink; A Special Delivery from Pink Gem Designs (currently on offer for only £1.80)
Cardstock - Bazzill Basics
Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts & stash
Pearls - stash
Ribbon - Crafty Ribbons
Tools - MS scoreboard, Circle, scallop circle, oval and scallop oval Nesties

31 comments:

  1. This is just gorgeous Aunty Sarah, congratulations to your brother and sister in law.xxx

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  2. Congratulations to you and your family. This is gorgeous and I'm sure will treasured. x

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  3. Congratulations to the parents and the aunt!!!! This is a very beautiful card / gift box!

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  4. Congratulations Sarah on becoming an Auntie. Glad mum and baby are doing well. Another fabulous make, and I am sure the card and boots will be cherished xxx

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  5. Congratulations on your new nephew. Bet you can't wait for the first cuddle. Lovely card and gift box and the bootees are so sweet.

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  6. Congratulations to all the family and welcome to the world Alexander Finley xx What a beautiful little gift and something to treasure. I'm loving these box cards Sarah they are so versatile and fit any occasion xx

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  7. Wow this is gorgeous and what a fab idea to put booties in the box

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  8. Hi Sarah, what a gorgeous card/box. I love the sweet WOJ image and your colouring is fab. Congrats to your brother & SIL. Thanks for joining us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  9. That's so clever! Thanks for taking up our challenge at Creative Craft World.
    Sue x

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  10. First of all CONGRATULATIONS on becoming an Aunty, you will love it - much easier than being a Mum as you get all the cuddles and get to hand them back when the tantrums start lol!

    Your card is just perfect for my cute and cuddly theme over on Creative Craft World, thanks for joining us!

    Sarah (A) x

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  11. Wow I became an Auntie for the first time also! IT is so exciting isn't!. Congratulations.

    God Bless the little one.
    Amanda

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  12. What a pretty box! And colors are so pretty. I love the mom's image, just peace and soft.
    Thanks for joining us at 2SC, hope the see you again.
    ~hugs~darling Ho~

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  13. Congratulations Sarah!!! I bet mum loves the card and Alexander loves the bootees xx Enjoy your cuddles xx

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  14. That's gorgeous Sarah! -Very pretty and the box idea is great for a little gift. Congrats on your first nephew.

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  15. gorgeous card/gift box Sarah love the image and the ribbon so pretty congratulations on becoming an Aunite thanks for joining us at PTW hugs Jill xx

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  16. beautiful card sarah.the image is gorgeous and i love your delicate colours and details.
    thanks for joining us this week at PFP :D

    xx coops xx

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  17. Beautiful card, it's stunning I'm sure they will love it

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  18. gorgeous - i'm sure they will treasure it ,thanks for joining us at I ♥ promarkers this week -Kate x

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  19. Oh WOW, what a gorgeous card/gift, love that image and you have created something very beautifull with it :)

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  20. Gorgeous, thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.
    xx

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  21. Congrats on becoming an Auntie! A gorgeous card/keepsake. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week.
    Julie W x

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  22. Beautiful baby-card. Thanks for joining us at PfP this week :o)

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  23. Absolutely gorgeous Sarah. Its soooo cute and i know you cant wait to have a cuddle ;O)

    Thankyou for sharing with us at Creative Craft World for Sarahs' cute and cuddly challenge.

    Choccy xx

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  24. Lovely. Just lovely. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

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  25. What a gorgeous card and I love the booties inside

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  26. Wow, this is just fab! Great idea and so cute!
    Congrats on being a Auntie!
    Thanks for joining in at Crafty Calender this month!

    Lynne x

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  27. Congrats to the new Auntie! I'm sure they will love this creation, it's gorgeous. Thanks for joining in this month at Crafty Calendar.

    Liz x

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  28. Congratulations, Auntie Sarah. This card/present is beautiful. Hope all is well.

    Donna x

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  29. Congratulations on becoming an auntie! x

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  30. Oh, this is adorable. What a wonderful way to welcome your new nephew. Cute!

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  31. Oh wow! Gorgeous! Soooo cute! Jaqui x

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