Hello, crafty friends! It's officially summer and here at my home in Iowa that means heat, humidity, and lots of family get-togethers for all the summer holidays and birthdays, particularly my sister's and husband's as their celebrations are just days apart and fall on either side of the 4th of July. Luckily, the theme this week over at the Between The Folds challenge is birthdays and the theme over at Heart 2 Heart Challenges is Calypso paper! My sister is a big fan of pink and I already had the paper, stamps, and embellishments in mind, I knew her card would come together quickly so I created hers first. She is a sweet, gentle soul so I wanted to create a soft but whimsical card for her. Hopefully this will bring a big smile to her face and earn me a hug!
Calypso paper for the card base. Then I cut the