Thursday, June 16, 2011

4th of July Invites

Good morning!! All is FANTASTIC here in New England our Bruins won the Stanley Cup (sorry Marlene :(. We are on cloud nine and very sleepy!! Having a house full of males, you can only imagine how my house was last night!

I have 4th of July at my house each year and I like to make invites. This year I kicked it up old school and didn't use the Cricut (gasp, I know). I used stamps, ink, paper and perfect pearls. I have to say I love how they came out. I am entering these in our good friend Rhonda's Decorate to Celebrate blog, They have a 4th of July theme going on over there, you need to go and check them out!! Their design team came up with some really cute ideas!


  1. These are SO adorable!! I LOVE how you used the coloring and stamps!! :)

    Thanks so much for decorating your celebrations at the Decorate To Celebrate! Challenge Blog!

    Amy :) at
    and Decorate To Celebrate!

  2. love these laurie and we got you linked up on decorate to celebrate. thanks for sharing these are great. hugs Rhonda decorate to celebrate and scraphappenswithRhonda

  3. Great invitations. Love the stamping and how you rolled the blue and red together on the firecrackers!!!!

  4. Gorgeous invitations, do I get one? LOL
    Thanks for linking up at Decorate To Celebrate

    Guest DT

  5. Great job on your invites, you did a fantastic job, thanks so much for joining Decorate to Celebrate...guest designer!!

  6. Your cards are fantastic!

    And- no worries. 17 out of 25 of the Boston Bruins, I hear, are Canadian. YAY!!! I still win! LOL!

  7. Love your invitesa they turned aout great. Those stamped images are great, awesome inking.
    Big Blog Hugs!

  8. Congrats on your Bruins win!!!

    Wow, what a great 4th of July invites! You always do a wonderful job on everything!


    P.S. Thanks for always stopping by and for being a great family-friend!!!

  9. Wonderful invites! I love all the stamping! Thanks for playing with us at Decorate to Celebrate. ~ Guest Designer, Star

  10. These are so awesome!!! GO BRUINS!!!!! Hey guys, I finally got my project up, for the Blog Hop. Better late than never! and of course there is a story to go with it!! miss chatting with ya, Karen♥

  11. I have a blog award for you on my blog. hugs

  12. What super invitations - and good for you going Cricutless!

    My mum and sister are heading to Boston in a few weeks. I wish I could join them!

  13. Cute invites!! Good luck in the challenge at Decorate to Celebrate. Awesome job!
    Sherrie K

  14. These invites are so fun and patriotic! I love the stamps you used and the coloring! Awesome!!


  15. Congrats on the decorate to celebrate entry. I am sorry that my hockey team the Canuks lost but that's the way the puck drops. I am visiting your site and following the links for the decorate to celebrate challenge. Great Blog by the way.