Sunday, August 3, 2014

Brushed Birthday Rolodex - CTMH New Product Blog Hop

Brushed Birthday Rolodex....

How do you remember your friends and family members birthdays?? Today I am excited to share with you my Birthday Rolodex as part of the CTMH new product Annual Inspirations Blog Hop!! 

I have to say there are some birthdays I remember without thinking and others I just can't quite get there. This rolodex was decorated using the new Brushed paper pack which is so pretty!! 

I started off with this rolodex I purchased from Staples about a year and a half ago!! Yes, I had good intentions to get this done a long time ago...ha ha better late then never. 

 I cut pieces of card stock to adhere over the card file. I then used my CTMH scissors and cut around the outline of the card file. 

 You can see the covered card files in this picture. I made tags for the top of each card to designate the months. I cut the tags using the Artiste cricut cart and stamped in using the new CTMH inks Pixie, Canary and Glacier. 

 Here is a look at the tags and covered card files. 

 Here is a close up of the tag. I added these cute Aqua Dots to the Canary tags. 

 I added Bitty Sparkles to the Pixie tags. 

Here is a side view. I added Flamingo Dots to the Glacier tags and this cute bow from the Artiste cart. 
I really enjoyed making this Birthday Rolodex. I hope this helps me remember special moments so I can bless my friends and family with a special Birthday card :-)

Brushed paper pack *new
Teal Shimmer Trim
Glacier Ink *new
Canary Ink *new
Pixie Ink *new
Black Ink
Topiary Mini Chevron Ribbon *new
Aqua Dots
Flamingo Dots
Scallop Border Punch
Non-Stick Micro Tip Scissor
A Typeface stamp set
Holiday Tags stamp set
Belated Birthday stamp set
Round Sponge
Journaling pen 


  1. OMG that is so cute and what a fun gift that would make.

    1. Thank you Michele!! Great idea it would be nice to give one for a gift

  2. Shalana, this is just crazy cute! Great idea and you really spruced up that rolodex!

    1. Thank you!! Now the key will be for me to use it effectively!! lol

  3. Beautiful Shalana! !!# ,Awesome creation! !!

  4. What an amazing creations Shalana!! Love it!

  5. I've always wanted to make one of these!!!

    1. So what is stopping you Katy?? Go for it!! Tons of fun!! I know what I am gifting for birthdays etc :-)

  6. Really cute, pretty paper and neat idea, tfs!


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