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Simple Saturday: "Two-Tu" Cute!

March is the start of many birthdays for the rest of the year!  And I had better get busy if I'm planning on getting cards done and ready to go! 

My friend's daugther turns two this year and she is celebrating with a "Two-Tu" Cute party!  As soon as I saw the invites for her birthday party, I was inspired to try making a tutu card using our Daisy Punch!  It worked quite nicely, I think!  Give it a peek and see what you think...


I lined the top with the smallest Rhinestone Basic Jewels to give it a "waistband" feel.  And while the photo makes it hard to see, I brushed a little bit of Wink of Stella Glitter onto the petals (or tutu part) to make it sparkle just a bit more.

The best part is that since this card is so simple, a larger birthday sentiment (taken from the Cool Treats Photopolymer Stamp Set) was all I needed to finish the job.

I am pleased with the simplicity and the cute factor for this card!  What do you think?

Happy Saturday, Everyone!


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