March 7, 2013

CCMC242!

Aren't the colors below just awesome to pair up? Where did they come from? Why Create with Connie & Mary of course! We would love to have you join us for the color challenge below:


And my card for this week:


I decided to go "clean & simple" this week and keep a lot of the "vanilla space" open. Very Vanilla has been my go-to color lately instead of Whisper White. It just softens things up and gives the card a more elegant look:


I added a triple layer of cardstock using the Adorning Accents Edgelits Die and then adding paper piercing with the Essentials Paper Piercing Pack. Don't you just love the coordinating pierced holes:


Be sure to wander over to Create with Connie & Mary to visit and view our designer submissions and maybe play with us!


Stampin' Up! Supplies:

  • Cardstock: Very Vanilla, Raspberry Ripple, Primrose Petals, Summer Starfruit
  • Inks: Raspberry Ripple
  • Stamps: Rain or Shine
  • Tools: Adorning Accents Edgelits Dies, Elegant Butterfly Punch, Bitty Butterfly Punch, Petal Cone Die, Stampin' Dimensionals, Essentials Paper Piercing Pack, Piercing Tool, Stampin' Pierce Mat
  • Accessories: Brads

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8 comments:

  1. Love the clean and simple look of your card! The three pierced panels of the challenge colors are very striking! Love the idea of the double banner!

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  2. Nice use of the color challenge this week! It looks simple, but has lots of depth and textures!!! Love it!

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  3. Very clever way to get the three colors in there...love the layered cuts. Great card!

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  4. Beautiful, Debbie! The Summer Starfruit looks fabulous on this card, especially when nestled between the other two colors.

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  5. Lovin' all the layers! They really stand out on the Vanilla background - pretty!

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  6. Such a clever use of the challenge colors and I love how you've used the edgelits. Beautiful clean and fresh card.

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