Stampin' Up! 2015-17 In Colours Washi Butterfly

by Joanne James7. April 2016 08:05

Today it's time for a new challenge over at Create With Connie and Mary and this week we have a great sketch for you:

 

So after everything I said about Delightful Dijon on my CCMC card last week, this week I've gone and used it again - out of choice! My card this week is all about our current in-colours, the 2015-17 In Colours to be exact:

I decided to create a washi tape striped inset background for my white butterfly, using the In Colour Designer Washi Tape that is an exclusive hostess gift which you can purchase with Stampin' Rewards when you host a Stampin' Up! party. I then chose the remaining elements of my card from there: a strip of white corrugated card for texture, a strip of watermelon wonder wide 1" stitched satin ribbon and for the back panel a piece of Colour Me Irresistible Specialty Designer Series Paper - I went with the Delightful Dijon because this is the only uncut piece in my pack! I finished my butterfly with a Mint Macaron  In-Colour Blossom Accent, finished with a rhinestone. I haven't added a sentiment to my card today as I wanted to add it to my stash of 'all purpose' cards, so will probably add one as I'm ready to send it.

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:

 

You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Do visit the other Design Team members to see how they interpreted this week's sketch; there's lots of inspiration over on their blogs too!

Enjoy your day and I'll be back tomorrow with another project; until then, happy stampin'!

 

Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

  • Bold Butterfly Framelits Dies
  • 2015-2017 In Color Designer Washi Tape
  • Watermelon Wonder 1" Stitched Satin Ribbon
  • Color Me Irresistible Specialty Designer Series Paper
  • 2015-2017 In Color Blossom Accents
  • Kraft And White Corrugated Paper
  • Punch Corner Project Life
  • Rhinestone Basic Jewels
  • Whisper White A4 Thick Cardstock

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Jennifer Downey
Jennifer DowneyUnited States
07/04/2016 18:46:35 #

Love your use of the multi colored washi for the inset of the butterfly! It ties all the colors you used on the other elements on the card together! Simple cohesiveness = love it!

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Tracy May
Tracy MayUnited Kingdom
09/04/2016 17:05:19 #

Well you had me with the Butterfly with the Washi tape behind! I didn't realise you'd used Delightful Dijon for the background panel until I read your post lol! It works really well! Smile x

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Lisa Martz
Lisa MartzUnited States
11/04/2016 14:33:00 #

Fabulous way to use the washi tape...the butterfly looks so pretty with that showing through the cut outs.

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Libby
LibbyUnited States
13/04/2016 01:21:53 #

What a great card Joanne! I'm glad I took a closer look at your blog to see the wonderful detailing behind the butterfly! Gorgeous! And, I also like how you gave a product usage in one of your photos - nice!

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Connie Babbert
Connie BabbertUnited States
13/04/2016 03:07:58 #

I love the butterfly against the Washi Tape!  SOOOO colorful, beautiful and classy...lovely CAS design!  Great job with the sketch challenge this week!

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Jenny Engelke
Jenny EngelkeUnited States
13/04/2016 20:29:29 #

You've put such detail into your clean and simple card!  I LOVE the blossom accent with the rhinestone center.  It's so simple and pretty!  Also, the irresistible specialty paper looks amazing!  

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