November 29, 2010

Free Shutterfly Cards

My favorite card. Love the simplicity and the bit of embellishment. Link at bottom.

I’ve always wanted to send photo Christmas cards from Shutterfly ( The first time I thought about it J and I were just dating and I thought it was a bit odd to send cards with both of us pictured and a bit odd to send just photos of myself. Then last year, we got on the ball. We dressed nicely for Thanksgiving and took some really cute photos outside my Nanny and Pa’s house. They looked great minus the white gutter against the red brick of their house. LOL. But I managed to Photoshop out the gutter and salvage the picture. Then I decided we were wearing Thanksgiving-y colors and I didn’t want a blue-orange-brown Christmas card. (I’m sure they would have made cute Thanksgiving calendar page.

So this year….our newly expanded family of me + J + the cute gray cat that adopted us have a photo shoot date set up. That date being the day I set up the tripod. LOL! Once we get the photo, I can’t wait to get to work on the cards from

 Link to the card shown above: 

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