My adorable granddaughter, Aliyah tuned 8 today and I really wanted her birthday card to be special and what can be more magical to a little girl than mermaids. I changed up a few things from Bronlyn Eastley’s post on Pinterest and can’t wait for her to see it! (might have a little trouble parting with this one;))

Card Recipe:

Paper:

  • Card Base, Whisper White 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 scored at 4 1/4
  • Permuda Bay, 5 1/4 x 4
  • Myths and Magic Designer Series Paper, 2 3/4 x 4, 2 1/4 x 4, 1 3/4 x 4
  • Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer paper 2 1/4 x 4, 1 3/4 x 4, scrap for number
  • Mermaids cut from Designer Series Paper
  • Scrap of Soft Sky for sentiment

Color:

  • Bermuda Bay stamp pad
  • Light Old Olive Stampin’ Blends
  • Dark Old Olive Stampin’ Blends
  • Dark Daffodil Delight Stampin’ Blends
  • Ivory Stampin’ Blends

Stamp Set:

  • Magical Day (save 10% by purchasing the bundle)
  • Star of Light (flourish on the inside)
  • Timeless Textures (background for sky)

Other:

  • Versa Mark stamp pad
  • Mixed dazzling diamonds glitter with clear embossing powder 50/50 glitter on inside)
  • Foam Adhesive strips
  • Stampin Dimentionals
  • Snail Adhesive
  • Large Numbers framelets

Inside image: