Poulettes’ Blog Hop #14: Father’s day

Bonjour à toutes et tous,
The Poulettes have decided to dedicate their blog hop to their fathers!
If you’re coming from Céline G‘s blog, fantastic! otherwise, you can find our blog list at the end of this post.
Here is my creation:
Shimmer and Shine - Father's day!
Shimmer and Shine - Father's day!
Shimmer and Shine - Father's day!
Products (Stampin’up) :
– Dies : Circle Framelits, Little Letters
– Punches: circle
– Papers : Basic Black, Island Indigo, Elegant Eggplant, So Saffron, Smoky Slate
Thanks for visiting !
xx

You are our anchor!

Hello 🙂

Today I want to share the present my daughters and I offered to their daddy for Father’s day. As they are 2,5 year old and 8 month old, I helped them a little 😉 but they proudly “drew” inside the card! ^^

My husband is in the Navy, and I’ve had an idea in mind for quite a long time since I saw the Float my Boat stampset from Lawn Fawn. First I wanted to decorate chipboard letters (D A D) and take a picture of my daughters holding them but if you’ve ever tried to take pictures of toddlers and babies together, you know how impossible difficult it is to get them to look at the camera at the same time (I don’t even talk about smiling while looking at the camera!), and I was concerned Roxanne would have a little chew on them 😉

So I changed my mind and stuck the letters in a frame, and my daughters gave it to their daddy. Of course, I had to make a card for the girls to “sign”!

Here is our present to my wonderful husband. The sentiment is just perfect for him, although I wrote “our” instead of “my” to adapt it to our family 🙂

 

Shimmer and Shine - Father's day You are our anchor

 

Here is a closer look to the card:

Shimmer and Shine - Father's day You are our anchor

 

I’d like to enter the challenge “Nautical” from The Card Concept, for the “Clean and Layered” style. I hope the background can be considered as “white space” even though it has stripes…

The Card Concept 12

 

Edit june 26th : My frame gift has been chosen for Lawn Fawn’s Pin of the day! I’m truly delighted 🙂 🙂 🙂

You can have a look on Pinterest here.

Supplies :

  • Stamps : Lawn Fawn Float my Boat
  • Background : Papermania Capsule
  • Dies : Lawn Fawn Stitched Scalloped Borders (waves), Fantasia Infocréa cloud
  • Inks : Memento Tuxedo Black, Stampin’Up Real Red, Stampin’Up Bashful Blue (shade on the clouds)
  • Cardstock : from my stash
  • Accent : Red Baker’s twine from my stash, Signo Uniball Red
  • Promarkers : Poppy, Berry, Crimson

 

Wish you a lovely day !

Thanks for stopping by,

Happy father’s day

Hello !

This card is a CASE from a card I saw somewhere on the Internet but I can’t find where… Sorry about that :-/ I’ll try to find it later… it was absolutely beautiful 🙂

 

Shimmer and Shine - Father's day

 

 

Supplies:

  • Stamps : ? Father’s day, Hobbycraft mini leaves, Personal Impressions – Musical Background, Artemio – Pear
  • Inks : Unknown black ink, VersaCraft Pale Aqua, Colorbox Brown, Colorbox Dune

Merci de votre visite, à bientôt !