30 January 2014

MCT Thrifty Thursday: Love You A Latte!

by Veronica

Valentine's Day is right around the corner and I have all of my cards ready and waiting for The Hubs. He'll find a new card waiting for him each day from 2/8 - 2/14. It's just my little way of reminding him how much he means to me.

The Hubs is NOT a coffee drinker - at all! But I love a Starbucks Grande Skinny Vanilla Latte! (I should mention that I also LOVE the Keurig he bought me for our 11 year anniversary last December.)



When I tell the cashier what type of drink I want, he writes my order on my cup as "SKVL" so the barista knows what to make me. At home we call this a "skivvel", so I know that The Hubs will enjoy my little order written on his 4.25" square card.

The original sentiment from You Are Perk-fect says "like you a latte!", but I prefer "love".

Little tidbit: When I was little, my Mom used to scratch out the "from" on Christmas gift tags and write "love" to replace it. I think this just stuck with me.

I borrowed the "LOVE YOU" from Chocolate Greetings. The cup and size stamps are from MCT's Coffee Break stamp set. I also used a few dies: 4x4 Journal Die + More (stitched square) and the layering arrow banners from Fly Away With Me Sentiments.

Thanks for stopping by today! Check out the other designers' creations on Emma's blog.

I hope you were inspired!

- Veronica

11 comments :

  1. What a super CUTE CUTE card Veronica!! Love the written coffee order on the front of the cup...so creative!!
    Awesome job!!

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  2. OMG I sooooo, soooooooo luv your card. You truly put together such an awesome card !! Love how you did the writing on it too!
    Love how you used Miss Emma's goodies. I luv that you luv coffee. I luv that you luv your Keurig. I luv coffe....I luv my Keurig. I luv that you are such a romantic. I luv that you luv, luv, luv your hubs I mean luv!!!! You are a gal after my own heart in so many ways. I have the greatest hubby too and he bought me a mini Keurig for my Kraftroom. the big one is upstairs in the kitchen.
    Girl you are the best!! I so enjoy what you do and how you do it and your little stories always give me the warm fuzzies.

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  3. Super cute Veronica!!! My Mom did the same...hence so do I...funny how that works :)

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  4. Super cute card!! Love me some Starbucks too!! My Mom always crosses out From and puts Love too!!

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  5. This is such a fun card, It is a card that is personalized and thoughtful........dianne

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  6. Hey Miss V.....what a cute and fun card!! Love it a latte girlie ;) Hugs, T

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  7. SUPER job my friend, LOVE it!!! :)

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  8. A very fun card! It is fun to use that stamp and die set. I like a good Latte also. Great job!
    quilt 4 fun 2 at hot mail dot com

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  9. Oh, this is just too cute! Love it, Veronica!

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  10. this is way cute...plus I'm craving a SB! lol!

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  11. Veronica ~ Oh this is just too CUTE! I LOVE the color combination and how you used the banner die and that stamp together! PRFECTLY done as always! OMG ~ my hubs started me on coffee and I so wish he didn't! LOL. LOVE the little personal touch too!

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