Flashback Friday: 3 Big Candles



A blast from the past!  I’m bringing back a popular Stampin’ Pretty post for you on today’s Flashback Friday.  Key elements are the simple strips of patterned paper and the bird’s wing (the “wick”) from the Bird Builder Punch.

Big, Bold, Birthday Candles “Four” You
Originally posted September 12, 2013



Alternative Ideas for Spring:  Try changing the Calypso Coral Card Stock and Designer Series Paper to Coastal Cabana or Daffodil Delight!

  300 x 300 RedTulip
when you shop with me.  Learn more about  my Tulip Rewards Loyalty Program.


The following products from the original post are available for purchase.  Please note the handy “supply list” option at the end that you can print!


  1. Fantastic card! Love the colors of thepp!

  2. Awwww, just love it, so neat and yet so simple ,
    Tfs MsMary
    Hugs Frenchie

  3. Great timing for those of you that need quick and easy birthday cards!

  4. This is just perfect for our nephew’s birthday next week! Thanks for the inspiration!

  5. Oh My Goodness, thank you so much for the simple and elegant card for Flashback Friday! I just realized I have 4 birthdays I need cards for this month and we are leaving town tomorrow for a week??I can whip these out today in no time and still finish packing! : ) Thanks Mary!

  6. I appreciate your feedback so much, Kathy!

  7. I love it! Clean and simple and sharp! Thanks for sharing inspiration.

  8. Thanks, Kadie! I always appreciate seeing your daily comment!

  9. thanks, Maria. Its fun for me to bring back some of the cards I liked best!

  10. Mary, I love this card, great designs never go out of style and your designs are always awesome!!! Looks quick and easy to do and versatile too, the colors of the DSP can be easily customized.
    Beautiful birthday card in 2013, still beautiful in 2015 and beyond.
    Thank you for sharing.

  11. LOVED it back in 2013…….and LOVE it today. Hailey and I are going to make this card (again!). Thanks for sharing.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *