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Friday, 11 September 2015

New Home

Good Morning all!
It's almost the weekend, do you have plans?
There are a few things going on around here, so not sure quite 
how things will pan out!
Here's the card I have to share with you today!


A friend has just moved in to a new home.
He's back to the single life, so I thought this fun image was apt!
It's from a Kanban diecut topper & sentiment set, called 
So Macho- Funny Business.
it's been around in my stash for a while, just waiting for the right moment!
In fact everything on this card has been in my stash for quite a while!
I used an A6 silver grey card base & embossed with a chevron folder.
The dotty tape is from papermania,
I used silver peel off's for the sentiment to tie in with the silver foiling
around the image. I also added a little silver key charm.
I kept this card flat so it could easily be posted.
That's about it really. 
I know a lot of people find making cards for men quite daunting
 but I find if you keep things fairly simple & add a smile, it seems to do the trick. 
Thanks so much for popping intoday!
Have a great weekend!

I'd like to enter this card in the following challenges:
The Paper Shelter - Charming (use a charm)
City Crafter Challenge - Feeling Flat (flat cards)
Clear It Out - Anything Goes (2nd entry)
Shopping Our Stash - Mirror Mirror
Unstampabelles - Boys Will Be Boys

27 comments:

  1. Dawn, it's a cracker! Love his expression! A great male card and yes, I agree - simple is best for males! Thanks for entering this with us at Unstampabelles for our current challenge.

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  2. A fabulous card Dawn, such a fun image - a very original New Home card.
    Pauline
    x

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  3. Great card, love how you added the washi tape.
    hugs Jo x

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  4. Lovely card Dawn, great fun image :)

    Hugs Abbs xx

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  5. Love this card Dawn, it reminds me of my brother cooking eggs lol
    This weekend we are tidying the house after having my brother home for the week....it's like a whirlwind has been through the house lol

    <3 & hugs
    Lisa xxxx

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  6. Terrific guy card for our challenge! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!!

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  7. this is such a great photo! I smiled just as soon as your page came up. :)
    love the embossed card base. sets it all off perfectly!

    hope you have a wonderful weekend!

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  8. Hi Dawn this is a fantastic card. That is an amazing image. Hugs Jackie

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  9. Great card for a new home and perfect for a man living on his own!

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  10. lovely card dawn - great image - hugs rachel x

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  11. Brilliant New Home Card, Dawn, I'm sure she'll love it!!
    Hugs Donna xx

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  12. A brilliant card Dawn and the image is just perfect. Have a lovely weekend - whatever you decide to do xx

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  13. Fabulous card Dawn, made me smile! Michelle x

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  14. Very fitting for the occasion. Hope he loves it. Very thoughtful.
    Good luck at Unstampabelles.

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  15. This is a fab masculine card and you nailed our challenge! Thanks so much for joining us at CCCB this week!

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  16. What a fantastic image! Stunning card. lovely creation. Thanks for joining us over at TPS this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  17. Fabulous 'man' card, Dawn, and I love the silver gray background! Funny, fun image and perfect for your friend. I'm sure he'll get a tremendous kick out off it.

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  18. Such a lovely card!! Perfect for the occasion!! Thank you so much for sharing your work with us at the Unstampabelles..
    -Berina
    Moxie Craftie
    Unstampabelles DT

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  19. Fabulous card for the occasion Dawn. Hope you've had a good weekend. Carol x

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  20. HA! Love that image! I also really like how you've added the washi tape. Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

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  21. He he he I adore that image! Just perfect!
    Thanks for joining the Shopping Our Stash crew for our "Mirror Mirror" challenge this week!!

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  22. Great card for a single guy. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

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  23. CLEVER
    love the main Image
    so simple and easy to make and so effective
    always love your manly card Dawn
    clever!!

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Thank you for taking the time & trouble to comment! I truly appreciate your feedback!
Hugs
Dawn xx