MFT Preview 4 — Happy BD Jersey

Today the My Favorite Things team is sharing samples of two fun new Die-namics/Stamp sets — Jersey and Bookmark.  I took this opportunity to make a card for my nephew’s birthday.

Today I’ve used Jersey Stamp/Die-namics set, new Retro Squares and Notched Tag Die-namics with Hot Fudge cardstock.

I used the Retro Squares strip to frame the “Happy BD” message.  The little star separating the words is from Lisa’s Circus Spectacular.

The star tab is actually a Notched Tag, upside down.  I die-cut the star from the “patterned” tag, then layered that tag atop a die-cut brown tag.

After die-cutting the jersey, I stamped the 16 (because my nephew is 16…wow) using Amuse Studio French Roast ink.  The brown lines were drawn in with a marker (by simply following the embossed lines from the die-cut).  I then layered the jersey atop two layers of die-cut tablet backing and adhered to the card using foam boosters.

I “borrowed” the idea from Lisa to use this sentiment from  My Favorite Sentiments.  She had used it inside a birthday card and I thought it was perfect.  (Plus it’s a nice, large sentiment.  And this is a rather large card.)

Here are the details about the upcoming release:

  • You can attend the New Release Party on August 7th from 8-10 PM EST here in the MFT forum where you can enjoy fun, games and PRIZES!
  • The MFT release, including all new stamp sets and Die-namics, will take place August 7th at 10 p.m. EST. You’ll find all the newest products here at release time.
  • The guest designer contest is ON!  Check out the forum for details on how YOU can win over $200 in stamp sets and Die-namics and play along with the MFT Design Team for a month.
  • Teaser prizes continue so be sure to leave comments as you look! You can find direct links to all participating DT HERE.  Each day, two prize vouchers are held by two members of our design team.  You’ll have all week to comment on each of the posts and all winners will be posted on Kim’s blog on Tuesday, August 7th around 7:30pm.

I’ll be back tomorrow with one of my favorite preview days — à la modes!

Thanks for stopping by!

Stamps:  My Favorite Things “Jersey”   Ink:  Amuse Studio French Roast and Burano   Paper:  MFT Hot Fudge cardstock, Echo Park Paradise Beach (6×6)   Accessories:  MFT Jersey, Retro Squares and Notched Tag Die-namics, 7/8″ grosgrain ribbon, brads, foam boosters.  Finished size 6 1/2″ x 5″.

29 responses to “MFT Preview 4 — Happy BD Jersey

  1. Lovely card, perfect for a 16 year old

  2. gorgeous card, Michele, I love this new Die-namics set!

  3. Adorable card design, love the new retro squares.

  4. Super card, I just love this set the more I see done with it.

  5. Ooooh, I just love this card Michele!! The sentiment on the retro squares is an awesome idea!!

  6. Womderful “male” card. Love how you used the new dies

  7. So cool! Love your sentiment spelled out in the squares!

  8. LOVE that you used the sentiment on the retro squares die.

  9. The papers you used are sooo colorful ~ The inside of your card is…Special!!

  10. terrific card…great use of the retro die so creative!

  11. The sports jersey set is so cute and I like the retro border die too.

  12. Great card! Love the papers.

  13. Great card. Love the colors and design, also the nice finished inside.

  14. Very festive!

  15. Very nice and masculine card! I love the papers!

  16. Excellent use of the new stuff!

  17. Great bday card…like how the sentiment is in the die windows.

  18. Michele, wow another amazing card! Love the papers you used and the colours, just wonderful!


  19. Awesome card Michele! Love how you stamped inside the retro squares! Thanks for the inspiration!

  20. victoria pollard

    What a cool fun card

  21. How brilliant – I love these new dies too!

  22. You made a SUPER cute card for your nephew out of this cool new jersey die/stamp set!! Love it!!

  23. Nice!!! Great card for a boy! Your nephew will love it!

  24. liz aka javagirl

    Perfect card great release

  25. Awesome card for this set! Love the colours too!

  26. Lovely card! Love the colors!

  27. SO fun! LOVE how you stamped inside the Retro Squares!

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