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For My Bicycle Guy

August 22nd, 2009 · 6 Comments

For My Bicycle Guy

My husband is really into bicycles and he just got a brand-new one. Since his birthday is next week, I knew I had to dig up any bicycle stamp I had for his card. By omitting the basket and flowers from the Time for You bike image, I managed to create a masculine card with this retired set.

This card uses Beate’s Weekend Sketch #94 and some of the wonderful sheets from the Nouveau Chic Designer Series Paper collection.

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All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Happy Everything, Time for You (retired)
Paper: Basic Gray, Very Vanilla, Nouveau Chic Designer Series Paper
Ink: Basic Gray
Accessories: Big Shot, Scallop Square Bigz Clear Die, 3/16″ Corner Rounder Punch, Basic Gray, Sage Shadow, and Apricot Appeal Stampin’ Write Markers, Basic Gray Corduroy Buttons, Basic Gray Taffeta Ribbon, Mini Glue Dots, Stampin’ Dimensionals, Stamp-A-Ma-Jig, embroidery floss

Tags: simply delicious

6 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Pat (mspfd) // Aug 23, 2009 at 7:18 am

    Vera,
    This is the perfect masculine card for your bicycle guy! Perfectly done!

  • 2 Connie // Aug 23, 2009 at 7:37 am

    Very good. I never would have thought the bike from that retired set could look masculine.

  • 3 Beate // Aug 23, 2009 at 9:09 am

    What a wonderful card for a man, Vera! I love it! Love the colors, the main panel and how you added the buttons.
    Thanks so much for playing!
    Hugs and smiles

  • 4 ChristineCreations // Aug 23, 2009 at 11:14 pm

    This is adorable and fun all rolled together. I just LOVE the button accents!

  • 5 Lisa Henke // Aug 24, 2009 at 8:39 am

    perfect, Vera! love the buttons for the wheels-great masculine color combo, too. He’ll LOVE it!

  • 6 Crystal // Aug 25, 2009 at 9:03 am

    Great idea to change it up to make a masculine card! Love it!

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