Sunday, February 6, 2011

Color Combo Challenge

Happy Sunday Everyone,
Today I have a Design Team Card for you. It is for the Color Combo challenge at the Stamping Vacation Challenge blog. The prize is a monthly drawing for a $25 certificate for the store of your choice.!!! Sounds super doesn't it??!! The colors for this month are:

Dark Blue and Light Yellow

This is a great combination. I love blue and yellow together and used them to color a fabulous stamp from DeNami. Here is my Color Combo card.

The CS is Barely Banana and Pacific Point from Stampin' Up. The DP is also from Stampin' Up. I colored the image with Pacific Point and Crushed Curry Inks using a wet brush. I also used a Crushed Curry and a green marker to color in the flowers on the shoes. Here is a detail photo.

The ruffle: You know how sometimes see pretty ribbon and you buy it? And then you get it home and realize it is ribbon with adhesive on it? Well, that is what I did. I found a new use for this adhesive ribbon. Pleat it!! Just add pleats as you go sticking it down. It works great. Here is a close up of the pleated ribbon. How fun is that??!!

And a few fun challenges for Fashion Thinking of You:

SSDS Challenge: Dots and Stripes

Catch the Bug: Anything goes

Little Claires Designs: (a new challenge site): Anything goes

Sew Many Challenges: Anything goes

Paper Play: Stamp it out

Well, I hope you are enjoying the snow. We have tons of it here. Remember when you were a kid and snow was an event? We made snowmen and snow forts, had snowball fights. I even remember lobbing a few snowballs at cars. Boy, that made people mad! We would run and hide. LOL Oh, the good old days. I wish you a happy day filled with all the things you love.



  1. Oh wow your card is absolutely wonderful...The colors look wonderful together.

  2. GORGEOUS card!! Love the pleating you did with the ribbon and fab colors!!

  3. Wow this is quite stunning.I love the colours you have

  4. gorgeous card
    thanks for playing with us at paperplay this week.

  5. Great card! I love the colour scheme and especially like the ruffle.

    Thanks for joining us on the very first Little Claire's challenge.

    Sharon x

  6. What a fun card. Love the color combo. Thank You for playing along with Bugaboo this week.

  7. Very pretty colors! Thanks for playing along with us at Catch the Bug! Good luck!

  8. Great project. Thanks for joining with our Anything Goes Challenge at Catch The Bug/Bugaboo this week.

  9. Beautiful card and the ribbon is awesome!

  10. Hi,

    lovely card, great colours. Thank you joining us at Little Claire.

    missyb x


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