Wednesday, January 15, 2014

CTD #275- best wishes

Here we go again with another fabulous color combo. This week the colors are brought to us by Wanda. And they are fun!

I played a little with new to me WPlus9 set/s and die... More Fresh Cuts die, More Fresh Cuts and Fresh Cut Wreaths stamps. The background was embossed with swiss dots but, used the debossed side. Added an extra flower at the bottom of the heart but, thinking I should have let it be... ever do that?

For more inspiration, you'll want to stop by and visit the other team members' blogs.

Barbara Anders - Paper Pursuits
Broni Holcombe - Splashes of Watercolor
Joan Ervin - Stamping With Passion
Lori Tecler - Inking Aloud
Tammy Hershberger - Stamp Happy
 Wanda Cullen - Cullen-ary Creations
Melody Rupple- A Paper Melody
Monika Davis- MAD Stamper
Also we have Linda McClain joining us as the January as Guest Designer!  You may know Linda from her popular Catered Crop Recipe Swap challenge.

And....Guest Star Stamper, Julie Smith - Paper and Such
Remember, if you don't have the exact colors, use whatever you have that's close...the color police won't come after you--this is all about having fun!  If you upload to a public gallery, please use the key words CTD275.  Also, when linking up your card using the linky tool at the bottom of the post, please link to your specific post, not a generic link to your blog.  

When you are finished with your creation, head over to the Color Throwdown blog to add your entry to the Inlinkz tool. 
Thanks for stopping by!! Love when you do and appreciate all the kind words!!


Monika/Buzsy said...

So pretty Vickie. Love the heart and the sweet images you stamped on it. The flowers are perfect.

Marisa said...

Great use of the colours. Love the flowered paper/images you used for the heart and how you double layered the hearts.

Barbara said...

I love those flowers, Vickie! They work so well on that heart! Gorgeous card!

Jeanne J. said...

I love how you matched the background to the ink color on the flowers - everything is tied together beautifully - like it was meant to be.

Mona Pendleton said...

So pretty Vickie! Love the embossed background and pretty little lavender flowers!

Melody said...

Love the layer hearts and the embossed background.

Wanda Cullen said...

What a sweet heart! :-) Love those little flowers and yes...I've done that and do it all the time. Can't seem to convince myself that less is more.

Joan Ervin said...

The heart is sooo pretty with all the flowers, Vickie...such a beautiful design!!!!!

Kim Heggins said...

This is so pretty...what a sweet heart, love your choice of patterned paper, those colors are gorgeous!

Lori said...

So pretty! Love the wreath like look of the heart shaped panel.

Sue Lelli said...

Pretty hearts! Love the flowers and banners!

Unknown said...

This is fabulous! I love your eye for color...I'm still learning ;) Beautiful inspiration