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Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Kitchen Colours




This card has been made for the Less is More challenge blog for week 283 whose theme is 'Colours of your Kitchen'.

I had a good look at my kitchen and the main colours are Lime Green, Dark and Light Grey & White as depicted in this photo of walls and tiles.






I started with a 5 x 5 inch white square card blank.  I then used the Sizzix Bigshot to cut a postage stamp edged die in pale grey textured card.  This was matted onto another slightly larger diecut square of dark grey card with a stitched edge die.





I then took a leaf, flower and butterfly die and cut this from white card, trimmed the base to fit the smaller matt and coloured this with a lime green alcohol brush marker sticking in place as shown. The butterflies (in three sizes) were left white and positioned as shown before sticking in place.




The sentiment is a stamp from Papertrey Ink which was inked in black Versafine ink and stamped directly on the card blank.

Think I got the colours right and I do like my kitchen colours, they are bright but with a nice contrast.

Sid xx

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19 comments:

  1. Super card and a truly fab colour combo! I love the layout, so classy, and the leaf die has a very pleasing contemporary feel to it with the rounded leaf shapes. Great to see you at LIM :)

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  2. Sid this is fantastic, a classy and elegant colour combo and great representation of your kitchen. It sounds super fun and funky. Thanks for playing along with us at Less is More this week. Sarah

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  3. What a fabulous card, love the layout and the colours are spot on. Beautiful CAS card.

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  4. Nice kitchen colours and a great take on the challenge - beautifully CAS.

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  5. Terrific kitchen colour scheme, looks fab on your card as well.

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  6. Great colours :)! And so strictly cas; well done!

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  7. Great use of some interesting colours to make a dramatic card Sid.
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  8. Love the colours and the card is gorgeous.

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  9. A like the colour combination Sid . A lovely card Clean & simple .

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  10. Great choice of colours for your kitchen! They are equally effective as a colour combination on your beautifully designed card.

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  11. Gorgeous kitchen colours Sid, and a gorgeous card too.
    Hugs and thanks for visiting me
    Neet xx

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  12. Love your beauutiful card Sid and such lovely colours! xx

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  13. Just playing catch up on last week's challenge entries!
    Sid, this is just terrific, I love the clean lines and simplicity of it!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  14. Great card and colours too Sid ;) Viv

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  15. Fabulous colour combo, Sid and I love the layered die cuts. Super design.
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Anita x
    Less is More

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  16. Love the simplicity of this and yours colour make a fab card! Cara x

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  17. Can't go wrong with Lime green, in my book! Love it!

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