Monday, 14 May 2012

Another Colour Combo Card

This is the 3rd card I made with this week's Simply Stampin' combo challenge colours of Regal Rose, Real Red, Island Indigo and Whisper White. When I sat down to make my first card for the challenge I couldn't decide whether to use the Triple Treat Flower stamp or the Posy Punch set so I stamped with both.  On that day the Posy Punch set won but I set this flower panel aside to make into a card later.  I used a layout from last week's 52 {Christmas}Card Throwdown sketch challenge and that combined with the prepared panel meant this card came together in a jiffy!  The Indigo flower layer and the main image panel are popped up.

Here's the inside and the envelope - I just love that birdie from the Sweetheart set!  So 3 cards made with this colour combo - not bad considering I didn't like the sound of this colour combo at all when I first saw it!  Just goes to show, don't knock it 'til you try it, you might be pleasantly surprised!  

Stamps: SU! Triple Treat Flower à la Carte stamp, Sweetheart & Elementary Elegance sets
CS: SU! Regal Rose, Real Red, Island Indigo & Whisper White
Patterned paper: Island Indigo dotty paper from SU! In Color DSP stack
Ink: SU! Regal Rose, Real Red & Island Indigo
Tools: SU! Fancy Flower, 5 Petal Flower, Photo Corners & various circle punches, MFT Fishtail Flags Stax die
Embellishments & accessories: 3d foam tape



Creative M said...

Beautiful!!!Love the color combo,Flower and Adore the birdie...

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Margaret said...

Another wonderful card with this combo! Can't imagine what you would do if you liked the colors! :)