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Wednesday, 2 March 2011

PPC #50

Good afternoon all.

I hope I find you well. This is week 50 over at Picture Perfect Creations 
and we have another fab colour combo.



I always get a bit of a panic on when I see pink and orange on a colour combo because everything I was taught about colours clashing comes back and slaps me.
I took a deep breath and just went for it. Here is my card,
Biggest apologise for the photo, it`s the dullest day ever here today and it`s taken all the brightness out of the pink DP.

I used dark brown base card.
The DP are both by Pink Petticoat and are Daisies and pinstripes in Little Fleurs pink, matted onto white card.
I`ve added a border in white by punching with a Fiskars border punch.
The image is Stampendous Agapanthus stamped in  Versa colour Orchid and cut out with a spellbinders lacey circle die.
I stamped an Elusive Images Butterfly in Versa Colour Orange onto Parchment paper and cut it out then stuck it to my flower image.
The sentiment is Flourishes taglines stamped in Versafine Black.

The girls over on PPC are also asking for new design team members so I`m entering this card for that too although I`m not over confident. Still if you don`t try...

Thanks for popping in...Lynne xxx

17 comments:

  1. Oh you've got to be joking Lynne . . . this card is BEAUTIFUL and so delicate. I think you'll stand a good chance of getting on the DT with it. GOOD LUCK! Know what you mean about orange & pink . . . I'd balk at it too!
    Hugs, Sandra

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  2. This is stunning Lynne - the soft colours are perfection and I love the main focal point of the flowers and butterfly - so delicate and elegant. Good luck with the DT call - your cards are always beautiful.
    Hugs, Sylvia xxx

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  3. Your card is beautiful and that touch of orange works perfectly with the pink. Good luck with the DT!

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  4. Oh, I know just what you mean about pink and orange Lynne (and pink and yellow!) but you've done a great job here; very delicate, subtle and beautiful. Good luck with the DT call, you make gorgeous cards. xx

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  5. so dainty and very pretty! Thanks for joining us again this week at PPC and good luck with your DT submission.
    ~Paula - PPC DT

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  6. Hi Lynne,
    Firstly, Thanks for the lovely comments on my blog. Second, this card is just soooo pretty I love it.

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  7. Beautiful! Your simplicity is always a favorite, I like this butterfly.

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  8. Thank you for visiting my blog! LOVE this card!

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  9. This is divine! Simply stunning in every way xx

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  10. thanks for your comment on my blog Lynne your cards are great love this colours are so delicate
    jacki xx

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  11. You have really made an elegant card. With the colors you managed to make such a soft looking card. Love it! Thanks for sharing it with PPC this week.

    Tamie - PPC

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  12. Lynne theres nothing wrong with pink and orange a beautiful card.

    Anne

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  13. Hi Lynne!! Another beautiful card!! You have such a wonderfully clean and elegant style, one I must embrace if I don't want to pay and pay for postage!!!!!!

    Linda

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  14. Beautiful card Lynne, so pretty. Kim

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  15. Love the softness of your card, its so pretty and looks very striking love it...

    Babs x

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  16. Hi sweetie, this is just gorgeous, hugs pops x x

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  17. Love your stamping Lynne in the circle, I love the agapanthus stamp. A really elegant and pretty card,
    Love Sarita xx
    Thank you for your lovely comment on my blog,

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