Thursday, July 11, 2013

Seize the Birthday: Anything Goes Birthday!

Welcome to Seize the Birthday

From July 11th until August 7th, we are hosting a 

You are free to use any sketch and any colours,
as long as you share a birthday themed project!!

We have such AMAZING sponsors for our party!!! 


Here are our sure to visit them and give them some love!

Sponsor Prizes:
Paper Issues ( $30 Gift Certificate)
Sweet Stamp Shop ($15 Gift Certificate)
Paper Sweeties ($20 Gift Certificate)
SRM Stickers (Sticker Stitches Prize Package)

Our main winner, chosen through the voting system, will choose one of the prizes being offered. The rest of the prizes will be chosen by


I picked STB16 as my inspiration:

Here's how it inspired me:

A one-layer card.

Isn't that polka paper a-dorable?  It's the Basic Grey Hey You Collection, available at Joann's.  I used my Neat & Tangled Across the Card set:

To learn more about our guidelines, please click HERE.

Challenge Rules (to keep things fair):
1. Create an ANYTHING GOES BIRTHDAY project-cards, layouts, party decor, etc...

2. Please add a direct link to your blog or to an online gallery.

3. Feel free to use other challenges or for a stamp release, it doesn't matter, as long as you add this challenge link and badge to your post.

4. Any offensive posts or projects that do not follow the guidelines will be removed out of courtesy to fellow bloggers and the design team.

5. As always, please have fun!

This linky will close at Noon on Tuesday, August 6th and voting will begin at 12:01pm (PST).

Don't forget about the little tangles challenge:

The Little Tangles challenge runs through Sunday, July 14th, 11:59 EST.

I'm on a mission to make more postal friendly cards.  

How about you?


  1. Love those bold polka dots...the sentiment is awesome with the negative die look!

  2. I Love this, Amy! Maybe I'll make time to play with you today!!

  3. Yes! Postal friendly cards are always needed in my stash. Love the simplicity and boldness of the polkas!

  4. Fun and festive--love those dots!

  5. I need to make more post office friendly cards! This card is fabulous; I love the color!

  6. Looks like we are on a similar color vibe at the moment my friend! :)

  7. PS- shout out to you for being a flicker fave on Paper Smooches! Woot!

  8. I love that Polka Dot paper Amy, and the fun Teal color!

  9. Love your one layer card design!!!

  10. fun card as always, Amy, and in your favorite color! Love the dots. Have a fabulous Friday!

  11. I am loving that paper! What a simple fun card :)

  12. All those polka dots just make me happy, happy!

  13. Woohoo! Fabulous polka dots! So fun!

  14. CAS! Love the polka dots with the sentiment. Fab card, Amy!