Monday, October 10, 2011

Manly Monday

Another week for the fun Manly Monday post where I post (usually) a card that could be given to a male. I gt the approval from the husband on it's manliness. If it passes inspection then the posts live on. This week's card is another thank you card. With all our medical issues, thank you cards get sent out frequently around here. The patterned paper used for the background I distressed with decorative scissors and then using my TH distressing tool. I really should get a % from Ranger for the many people I have turned on to that tool and their distressing inks. LOL. The paper is by Creative Imaginations. It's an older patterned and I've used it before but I just like the colors and I really dig circles. The middle strip is a sticker (again old) made by Mrs Grossman's. It reminds me of rusted metal. The die cuts are by my fave Spellbinders with the inside square stamps by Fiskars with ink by Ranger-Faded Jeans. I love the way the squares fit so perfectly into the dies. The sentiment is by American Crafts with ink by Versa Mark and embossing powder by Ranger. Cardstock by Recollections. Thanks for taking a look and if you have time leave a comment. They make me smile and I do try and visit your blog too.


I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
Digi Doodle Shop(TH#77)-Distressing
Paper Crafting Journey(TH#20)-Die cuts
Southern Girls Challenge(TH#29)-male card
Little Red Wagon(W#101)-Thanks card
Truly Scrumptious(W#67)-Distressing
Just add Ink(F#88)-Die cut
Easy Craft Project(F#48)-Thank you card


5 comments:

  1. Great card, Hun, I love the colour combo you chose for this card, thank you for joining our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's Best challenges, hugs, martina

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  2. Great manly card. Distressing always helps in the male department!! Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls. kxx

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  3. This is a great male card. Love the colour combo and the distressing. Thanks for playing at Digi Doodle Shop's best and good luck. Hope to see you back tomorrow for a new challenge. Bettina x

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  4. Fabulous card for a male! Thanks for joining us at PCJ!! HUgsxx

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  5. Great card. Masculine cards are always difficult but this is just great. Thanks for joining us in our distressing challenge at DDSC
    Hugs,
    julie

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