Thursday, November 10, 2011

Marine Corps Birthday Blog Hop!

HAPPY 236TH BIRTHDAY, MARINES!! As we celebrate the 236th birthday of the United States Marine Corps, we also remember all men and women who have chosen to serve our country so we can all be free. If you happened upon this hop, please visit Ashley's blog to get started. If you got here from Alina's blog, then you're in the right place!

I decided to do a card since it is a birthday celebration.  This hop is especially close to my heart since my husband is a marine corps veteran and he wanted to me let everyone know a key piece of info.
SEMPER FI- Which means always FAITHFUL!
I hope you enjoy this hop it is really a celebration for all of us!

Products used:
Best occasions 12x12 paper pad
stand and salute cricut cartridge
Michael's ribbon
Border stamps from Tcp cling line
Martha stewart glitter on the the ribbon.
twine from the twinery.
Joann bling
Martha Stewart stamps and punch

Here's the blog hop lineup, in case you get lost along the way: (You can either list the blog addys separately, or you can fix them as a link.)

1. Ashley--
2. Beckie--
3. Anita--
4. Alina--
5. Angela--

Your next stop is back to Ashley's. Thanks for stopping by, and if you know a service member or veteran, be sure to take a moment to tell them thank you for their service!

Thank you so much for stopping by and leaving a comment it means so much to all of us who are bloggers!


  1. Super card. Represents military very well!!!

    Be blessed, Beckie

  2. Cute card. Thanks for sharing.

  3. Super cute card!


  4. Great Card for a Wonderful Celebration. Love the Tag on It! You know I never knew what SEMPER FI meant. Thanks for Sharing that. Please tell your Husband I said Thank You for his Service. I'm already a follower of yours. Come visit my blog sometime. :0)
    cindymarshall63 at hotmail dot com

  5. Terrific card to celebrate and love the key word!!! Totally true!!! It is a pleasure blogging with you my crafty friend!!!


  6. Wonderful card. Love the tag. Thanks for sharing.

    vwilson577 at

  7. wonderful card, love the colors and ribbon. great "dog" tag embellie with the twine. and you never go wrong with bling. thank you for sharing.

  8. GORGEOUS Marine birthday card! I LOVE it! Thanks for joining in on my hop!


  9. love it... love the dog tag

  10. This is a wonderful card!! I love the dogtag and the twine. Everyting about this card is just perfect! Great job!

    My dad served in the Marines during WWII. His birthday is the same as the US Marines. He celebrated his 88th birthday this week. I made him a Marine/Birthday card. He loved it! You can see it on my blog.
    Semper Fi

  11. you did a very nice job :) kindaplusthree at yahoo dot com

  12. Gret Card, love the dog tag that you makde. And tell your husband thanks for all he's done.