Saturday, 12 February 2011

Bold and BRIGHT!

Hey!

I'm waking us all up on this sunny weekend with this bright little number:


Wowzers! I know it's kinda bright and probably what you'd never expect from an earthy, neutral, green-lovin' gal like me but I couldn't resist challenging myself and taking pure inspiration from my colour combo heroine Heather P and her new Totally Hues challenge! I urge you to play along too - I had so much fin making this: those colours just made me so happy! :)

Thanks for the inspiration and fabby challenge, Heather! I'll be paying a little more love to the bolder colours in my stash from now on *wink*

Dashing off quick today because any sunshine here in Sheffield needs to be made the most of! Wishing you all a super Saturday!

Catch ya later!






Card Deets
{I'm so Grateful for you}
Stamps: Signature Greetings (Papertrey Ink)
Ink: Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Cardstock: Hawaiian Shores, Simply Chartreuse (Papertrey Ink)
Patterned Paper: Distressed Dots (Papertrey Ink)
Accessories: Hibiscus Burst Grosgrain Ribbon, Simply Chartreuse Vintage button, Mat Stack 3 Die, Fillable Frames Die, Canvas Impression Plate (Papertrey Ink)/Embossed Scalloped Border Punch (EK Success)

14 comments:

Andrea M said...

What a fun card Aimes!!! You're so right, the colors are so much fun and this card just makes me happy :) Who wouldn't love getting such a cheery card in the mail?! Great use of the colors!

~amy~ said...

whoa....am I on your blog Aimes? {wink} I LOVE it girl!!!!

Lynn said...

Oh yea...you did it! Love it!

Maureen said...

Wowzers, Aimes!!!!! What a fabulous, fabulous card!!! You know I love my bright colours and this is going to make me smile all weekend :) You can do any colour combo now!! You go girl!! When's the big move? are you moving closer to work, family? bigger place, better location? Enjoy the sunshine, it's trying to come out here too :)

Emma said...

Ding-dong! well hello you super super card. What gorgeous colours and I love the frame and button action going on :D

Amy said...

Hey Aimes! Love how you used Heather's color hues! That frame is so fun (I made my first one the other day). Thanks for the spring "preview"!

Diane Jaquay said...

This is such a HAPPY card, totally LOVE those colors, and your design is beautifully CAS!!!

Jenny said...

wonderful card, so pretty :) :) :) :) :) :) have a wonderful weekend!!

Sharron said...

You did an awesome job with Heather's colors--just knew you would! Truly a fab design and a wonderful HAPPY card!!!

Sue Kohler said...

from the look of this gem, bright and colourful seems right up your alley! :)

Dana said...

Wow, Miss Aimes! You so rock those bright hues!! Love the ribbon treatment :) Have a wonderful Sunday, Dana xx

Terri said...

You did a great job with the colors. Loving the embossing too.

Ayana Posadas said...

Gorgeous! I totally love what you did with that vibrant color combo. Too Cute!

Heather P. said...

You ROCKED these colors, chica! FANTASTIC!

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