Manly Birthday Card with Timeless Textures

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Manly Birthday Card with Timeless Textures

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Aren’t men’s cards just so hard to do? It’s easy to go the stereotypical route of cars/bikes/trains etc, but the reality is, most of the men in my family aren’t into that. So what do you do if your menfolk are like mine?

You throw out some splodges and add a sentiment, that’s what!

Timeless Textures, much like Gorgeous Grunge, is a great set for just that – you get to stamp, layer, pick colours to suit them, but without it being overblown and too ‘girly’ for them…

I went with Lost Lagoon, Night of Navy, Island Indigo and Pool Party for my card, but you could choose any of their favourite colours. Although, do men have favourite colours? Or just colours the subconsciously lean towards….. hmmm….

Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Pootles - Manly Birthday Card with Timeless Textures

Anyway, with the base in Lost Lagoon, 2 layers of Whisper White and the other blues, I decided to stamp my Suite Sayings wording in Night of Navy for contrast. So with manly birthdays aplenty coming up, I have one more for my stockpile…

Have a great day everyone!

S x

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Sam Hammond

Stampin’ Up! UK Independent Demonstrator

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  1. this stampset is awesome ! pretty card

  2. Yes. men’s cards are so hard to create…yours is so nice!

  3. Angela Edwards says:

    Lovely card again Sam… so looking forward to getting the Timeless Textures set… 🙂 x

  4. Renee McClintock says:

    Great card, thank you!

  5. Marilyn from Tx says:

    Hi Sam,
    Thank you so much

  6. Val Peacock says:

    Another winner in my camp, Thank you Sam.

  7. love the card. Great use of color and simple sentiment

  8. Love it. Again! Keep them coming.

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