Casual Fridays birthday card Frankly Stamp Set

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Casual Fridays birthday card Frankly Stamp Set

Happy Birthday to CAS-ual Fridays!  CAS-ual Fridays has been a very popular challenge blog for quite sometime and one year ago, they opened their own stamp line. Soooo….are you ready for some serious fun and celebrating?

Guess what?   ALL the presents are for YOU!

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If you’ve never heard of CAS-ual Fridays stamps, well you are in for a treat!

CAS-ual Fridays Stamps are created with Clean And Simple in mind, (hence the CAS in our name) but will delight any stamper’s style. Our clear photopolymer stamps just love ink and are made in the USA!  Our new line of Fri-Dies are also made in the USA and will coordinate with lots of our stamp sets for even more fun! We have new designs nearly every month, and the fabulous Ink Squad delivers continuous inspiration throughout the month for your oohing and aahing pleasure. Visit us at


I said the presents were for YOU!  So here’s a run-down:


When I was thinking about what kind of card I would make for CAS-ual Friday’s birthday, I knew that I would make…well, a birthday card!

The Calm and Gentle stamp set has this fun stamp that is meant to be stamped as tree leaves, but I saw confetti.  And with the recent trend of Gradient Stamping, I thought it would be fun to use it for confetti!  Add that to the top layer cut at an angle, a few sequins and a strip of glimmer paper and you’ve got a card that is too cool for school, my friends!

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Casual Fridays birthday card Frankly Stamp Set


  • CAS-ual Fridays Stamp Sets:  Calm and Gentle, Frankly
  • Cardstock:  Whisper White, Pacific Point, Silver Glimmer Paper
  • Ink:  Melon Mambo, Early Espresso, Pacific Point
  • Accessories:  Sequins


Casual Fridays birthday card Frankly Stamp Set

Thanks for stopping by today for this super fun birthday celebration!

  • Margaret October 28, 2013, 5:40 am

    Love this card. It’s so fun!

  • Bev Karolak October 28, 2013, 6:05 am

    Fantastic card! Thank you for the chance to win. :)

  • dawn louise October 28, 2013, 7:03 am

    Fabulous card love the sentiment especially and the confetti oh it’s all gorgeous

  • Madeleine Menke October 28, 2013, 8:54 am

    i especially like the sentiment, cute card. After watching your video with the gelatos, I had to run out and buy some. Now, get me some time and motivation on the same day, PLEASE!
    I find so many of your emails very inspiring. Thanks.

  • Fran Wilson October 28, 2013, 10:55 am

    The confetti is wonderful, very creative use of the stamp. Love the modern feel of the card and thanks for the chance to win.

  • Sally Trent October 28, 2013, 11:20 am

    Love the card…’s so fun! Happy Birthday CAS-ual Fridays!

  • Phyllis White October 28, 2013, 12:39 pm

    Pretty birthday card! Love the sequins.

  • Janine October 28, 2013, 3:14 pm

    Love the sentiments! And teh sequins too! Do European entries compete too, by the way?

  • Suzanne October 28, 2013, 3:24 pm

    I never would have thought to use sequins, brilliant!

  • Liz October 28, 2013, 7:04 pm

    Awesome idea again Catherine. always love watching your videos absolutely Love your card and the idea for the confetti on the card. soooooo many cards you could make using that idea and colours you could put together,

  • Kay Jantz October 28, 2013, 8:01 pm

    Love Casual Fridays in any setting, but especially now that I am retired! Thank you for the inspiration Catherine, with the CASual Friday challenges.

  • Shirley Baker October 28, 2013, 9:19 pm

    Love the Peace on Earth card.

    Thank you,
    Shirley Baker

  • Lisa Beck October 28, 2013, 10:59 pm

    First-where do you get such fab-u-lous idears’ ??? Second how do you manage to look so cute in every video???? !!!!’

  • pat October 29, 2013, 12:00 pm

    WOW, cool stamps. And that card really Rocks. Happy anniversary to your friends business as well.

  • Joy Hooker October 31, 2013, 9:23 am

    I love to get these videos! The blue one is my favorite.

  • Shelly October 31, 2013, 12:14 pm

    Absolutely love this card. It is just so simple and fun

  • croppinmama November 1, 2013, 4:09 pm

    totally cute and fun card…love the angle and the bling even though it is CAS.

  • Ashlyn November 5, 2013, 11:47 pm

    Love this cars and the frankly my dear stamp set!! Must have!!

  • Yvon van Brakel March 4, 2014, 7:28 am

    This is a very nice card and I love your video’s

  • Virginia L. March 30, 2014, 11:30 pm

    Frankly, my dear, these cards are so on trend and gorgeous!! Love them to bits!

  • Alva Branson July 11, 2014, 4:39 pm

    Cool idea to tilt it. I have to try that. Thanks.

  • Peggy August 12, 2014, 6:05 pm

    Great easy card! Catherine, you are great for thinking of all these creative ideas! Frankly, my dear, thank you!

  • Donna September 13, 2014, 6:36 pm

    I love to watch you and your creativity

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