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Baby Boy Card

Another friend from HS just had her first little boy last week.  He is hairy, and oh so cute!  I love hairy babies--I only had one out of six with hair that really mattered.  He looked like the Hobbit at birth, but I digress...I made a set of cards for this friend (whose son does NOT look like the Hobbit), so she could use them however she likes.  The inside is blank.  Enjoy!
My daughter was very concerned that I would forget to cut out the tail when I was paper-piecing, but then I showed her the magic of stamping the image on the white paper first.  She was duly impressed.
Paper: PTI White, Spring Rain, Pure Poppy, Bitty Dot Basics, SU Kraft
Ink: SU Chocolate Chip, Real Red
Stamps: PTI Bitty Baby Blessings
Other: PTI Fresh Snow twill, SU scallop punch

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  1. So far I have managed to not add the cute little baby blessings to my collection.....but when I see cute cards, it gets harder and harder!!! Love your bitty dot elephant! An the scallop trim completes the fun and whimsy! :>

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  2. Cute Card! I just love that baby set.

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  3. Very cute! Love the paper piecing! Hmm, i looked like a rooster (or a very "cool" kid with a mohawk) when I was born... both my brother and I did... think it runs in the family. They spent a whole hour trying to comb my little mohawk down in time for the baby pics... high maintence for me started at a young age ;-)

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