March 22, 2009

Raspberry Suite Color Challenge!














Have you been to Dawn's Blog?? She's hosting her first Color Inspiration Challenge! I always love her wonderful color combos, so this should be fun! Here's this week's challenge:

I just love pink and orange together. And brown, well, what's NOT to love?? When I looked at these colors...I translated them to PTI's Dark chocolate, Raspberry Fizz, Summer Sunrise, and SU!'s Pumpkin Pie.

Yesterday I took a little trip to M's to find something they apparently didn't have, so I used my 50% off coupon on that GREAT scallop punch from EK Success...I love how the handles fold down for storage!

So I got to work. Here's my creation:
I Saw this dress in Kohl's the other day...and thought - hey, why not? I used my With Sympathy set from PTI - a GREAT versatile set...along with the new anniversary set, Everyday Classics. Another lovely.

For the flowers I broke out my SU! Craft inks, although not a 'perfect' match for some of the colors...they're pretty close.

Thanks for stopping by today!! Hope you had a great weekend!

Supplies:
Stamps: With Sympathy, Everyday Classics
Ink: Fresh Snow, Pink Passion Craft, Only Orange Craft, Apricot Appeal Craft
Paper: PTI Dark Chocolate, Raspberry Fizz, Summer Sunrise, SU! Pumpkin Pie
Accessories: SU! White Tafeta ribbon, PTI vintage buttons

16 comments:

Gwen said...

love how you did the flowers! very creative!!

Terri E. said...

Wow I really like the look you created by stamping with the craft on the chocolate. Very pretty! Great job with the color challenge!

It's a good life!
Terri E.

Molly B said...

Ah, wicked cute! Love the flowers on the chocolate! Have a great week. -Molly B

Anabelle said...

This looks great. Love the flowers on the brown cardstock.

Courtney Baker said...

First of all - love your blog name. I laughed out loud. Also, how did you like that EK punch. I looked at some at Micheal's too but I just couldn't decide.

Love your card. Great clean lines.

Jenn said...

Great Job Tracey! I love what you did with the challenge!

Yankee in England said...

Love the card! Great use of the colors.

Paulette said...

Love this, Tracey! Great job with the challenge!

Kristina said...

What a beautiful card! I love the simplicity of it! Great job!

okiechic said...

Great job, Tracey! I love the scallop and the ribbon through the button.

Winter said...

So cute! Love the flowers on the dark background!

Purple D said...

I have always loved light ink on dark cardstock! Looks "deep" :-)

Renee V. said...

Ohhhh... very pretty! I think it's a winner for sure!
I just love your blog - not only for the pretty projects and coold posts but your blog in general. Very snappy!
Thanks for visiting me today!
Hugs,
Renee

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Your card is so pretty and I love the colours you chose, very eye catching, Big Hugs, Nikki x

peggysue said...

Very striking! Great job on the color challenge, I'll have to pop into Dawn's blog more often.

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