A Runway Inspired Baby Shower for Aga!

Today is going to be a fun one! To celebrate Aga's new baby Helena (born earlier this month), the RIC DT is throwing her a virtual baby shower!

I picked this super cute inspiration photo because it made me think of Aga's awesome style:

Oh gosh, that girl is just the sweetest thing! I love the dots, the bow, the little animal shoes, and the black/white/soft gold color combo.

When making my card I initially embossed the base with a swiss dots embossing folder, but thought it looked too busy.  I cut a new card base and embossed it with the PTI Linen impression plate....much better!

I adhered gold leaf to the giraffe die cut (fancy, huh?!) and made a washi tape feather- I got the idea from Laura who got the idea here.

The best part about this shower? YOU get to play along too!  There's an awesome prize up for grabs- a guest design spot for a future challenge!  The dates are a little different for this one, so make sure you check out the details here.

Nina Yang - Waffle Flower
Pamela Ho - miao
Virginia Lu - Yes, Virginia...
Wida Miller - Beachorado
Tasnim Ahmed - Cards & Bookmarks
Laura Bassen - Doublestick Heaven

Later, gators!


  1. Aw...how fun, fancy free and chic!! Love your feather addition and sentiment! LOVE!

  2. I knew you would make something unusual!! Gosh that Giraffe...too awesome! and so is the feather!

  3. Gorgeous! I love your gold giraffe and washi tape feather!

  4. Such a trendy baby card and awesome take on the inspiration photo. I'm sure Aga will love it!

  5. Gold leaf + washi flower = totally stunning baby card. Love this Jen!

  6. Sweet! Love your washi tape feather!

  7. LUV the gold giraffe and washi feather!!!

  8. Gold feather and gold giraffe? Love!

  9. Love the gold leaf!! I have a *ton* of it from when I used to do calligraphy and have been thinking of digging it out! This card is so darling!

  10. Ok that gold leaf is awesome. I could totally see a cute medallion bracelet or necklace with that.... Hmmmm


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