Happy Golden Birthday Card

I wanted to make a special card for this very special lady. Maria, my BIL’s girlfriend…Caitie and Payton call her Aunt Maria ; ) , celebrated her Golden Birthday this year! I made a card for her earlier this month and forgot to share it with you. Just in case you didn’t know…a Golden Birthday is the birthday when you turn the same age as your birthdate. Example:  Because I was born on Feb 28, I already celebrated my Golden Birthday when I turned 28 years old. It comes once in a person’s lifetime! That’s what makes it SO special, unique, and rare. It’s also referred to as a person’s Grand Birthday, Lucky Birthday, Champagne Birthday, or Star Birthday. Go ahead and make it a BIG deal! It is! Have fun with it! I wanted Maria’s card to be full of fun and love…just like her!

So, I made this card using items from the Amy Tangerine Sketchbook Collection by American Crafts.

Supplies I used to make my “Happy Golden Birthday” Card:

The Amy Tangerine Sketchbook Collection by American Crafts

Bailey’s Brush, Cobalt Composition, Crimson Charm, Sydney’s Snapshot, Viridian Vignette 12 x 12 Amy Tangerine Sketchbook Papers and 6 x 6 Paper Pad, Amy Tangerine Sketchbook Layered Tags Bits, Doodle Remarks Dimensional Stickers, and Palette Accents & Phrases Book Remarks Stickers by American Crafts

Others:  Section Smash Tape by K & Company, Aqua 2.75 x 4 Diagonal Stripe Little Bitty Bag by Whisker Graphics, Gold Sentiment Foil Thickers and 12 x 12 Page Protector Sheet by American Crafts, Mini and Memory Book Glue Dots, Black and Pure Red Zig Writer Pens, Wholy Cow! Rub-On Transfers by BasicGrey, paper trimmer by Fiskars, scissors, gold sequins, yellow bakers twine, yellow thread, and sewing machine


5 Comments on “Happy Golden Birthday Card”

  1. emmy says:

    so cool how you put a little envelope for the gift card right in there! great idea!

  2. yvonnek11 says:

    I agree!! Love the envelope for the gift card! Beautiful card!

  3. how fun – love the sewing!

  4. Sue says:

    Just saw this card now, October, what a beautiful card for Maria!

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