Good Thursday morning my stamping friends! Welcome to our Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop. I hope everyone is doing well today. If you are hopping over from Karen Finkle’s blog, thank you for stopping by my blog. This week we have a Color Challenge. Be sure to take a moment to hop around to see everyone’s beautiful projects. Here is my card using this week’s Colors.
I used the Stampin’ Up! Love & Happiness Bundle along with the Sweet Talk Designer Series Paper for my card today.
Here are this week’s colors.
I started by adhering a Sweet Talk DSP card front to a panel of Petal Pink cardstock to give is a little more stability. I adhered a small panel of Sweet Talk DSP to a Petal Pink mat. I adhered the layered panel to a Sweet Talk DSP card front using Multipurpose Liquid Glue.
I wrapped a piece of the Petal Pink 1/8″ Cotton Ribbon from the 1/8″ Cotton Ribbon Combo Pack around the card front and tied a bow. I adhered the card front to a Petal Pink card base using Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Using my Bouquet of Love Hybrid Embossing Folder, I cut and embossed a panel of Basic Whtie cardstock. I adhered the embossed heart over the ribbon using Stampin’ Dimensionals. On a panel of Basic White cardstock, I stamped the sentiment from the Stampin’ Up! Love & Happiness Cling Stamp Set in Tuxedo Black Ink. I cut the sentiment out using my Bouquet of Love Dies and adhered it to the heart using Stampin’ Dimensionals. I added a few Champagne Rhinestone Basic Jewels to the sentiment and heart.
On the inside I stamped the sentiment from the Love & Happiness stamp set in Tuxedo Black Ink on a Basic White panel. I adhered 2 thin strips of the Sweet Talk DSP to either side of the panel using Stampin’ Seal. I adhered the Basic White panel to a Petal Pink mat and then to the inside of the Petal Pink card base.
To complete my card, I decorated a Basic White Medium Envelope. I adhered a strip of the Sweet Talk DSP to the envelope front and a panel to the envelope flap.
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Basic White Cardstock 4 1/4″ X 3 1/2″ (heart), 3 1/4″ X 1 1/4″ (sentiment), 4″ X 5 1/4″ (inner liner)
- Petal Pink Cardstock 8 1/2″ X 5 1/2″ (card base scored & folded at 4 1/4″), 2 – 4 1/8″ X 5 3/8″ (card front and inner liner), 4″ X 3 3/4″ (dsp mat)
- Sweet Talk Designer Series Paper 4 1/8″ X 5 3/8″ (card front), 3 7/8″ X 3 5/8″ (card front panel), 2 – 1/4″ X 5 1/4″ (inner liner strips), 1/4″ X 6″ & 2 1/4″ X 6″ (envelope)