A Latte Love For PP687

by Joanne James28. April 2024 08:00

Today it's Sunday and time for this week's new challenge over at The Paper Players! It's my turn to host this week and I have my favourite, a sketch challenge for us to work with:


There are so many was I could have used my sketch; I wanted to have a play with the Latte Love online exclusives suite, so thought I would make a fun coffee-themed card - take a look:


Here's the low-down on today's card:

I used three different patterns of the A Little Latte designer series paper on my card: one for the swirly background, another in a contrasting plaid pattern for the four squares that I diecut using the Stylish Shapes Dies and a third for the coffee cup itself, which I diecut from the designer paper itself:

A heat-embossed sentiment and a trio of swirl dots were all I needed to complete my card. This card actually came together really quickly once I'd chosen my patterns; I really love those creamy coffee swirls that I used for the background. It's really worth checking out the range of exclusives in the online store; These online exclusive products are available outside of catalogue publications, so will be available whilst stocks last for the foreseeable future.

I'm also playing along with my old teamies over at TicTacToe Challenge (waves enthusiastically!) this week: I went across the bottom row with gem or embellishment/patterned paper/diecuts.

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 Product and 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Before you reach for your ink and papers, check out what our amazing team has created to inspire you this week:

Here's a quick recap of our challenge rules:
1.  Create a new paper project
2.  Upload your creation to your blog with a link back to us and provide a direct link to the post featuring your challenge submission.
3.  Please link your card to no more than four challenges, TOTAL.
4.  Have FUN!

Enjoy your day; I can't wait to see how you interpret my sketch this week. I'll be back later this week with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!


Stampin' Up! Supplies Used: 

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (8) -

Jeanne H
Jeanne HUnited States
4/28/2024 7:51:36 PM #

Just lovely, your coffee themed card and I don't even like coffee!! teehee

Linda Callahan
Linda CallahanUnited States
4/28/2024 9:45:18 PM #

Love this!  This is such a great sweet of products!  Glad you shared it at TTTC!

Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
4/29/2024 6:39:44 AM #

Ah - you did get it! Nice to see the DSP getting a workout with your great sketch. The stitched detailing on the squares is a nice touch.

LeAnne Pugliese
LeAnne PuglieseUnited States
5/1/2024 6:05:31 PM #

Mmmmm...this card is just yummy! Makes me want to go have a nice iced latte or something like that! LOVE the background as well as that cute little cup!

Claire Broadwater
Claire BroadwaterUnited States
5/2/2024 6:59:54 PM #

Ok, this card made me want another cup of coffee.  This is just so fun!  I love this great sketch and will use it again!  The plaid is just perfect to make the cup pop!  SO perfect, My Friend!

Ann Schach
Ann SchachUnited States
5/3/2024 12:50:44 AM #

Fun! Fun! Fun! What a great choice of patterns, Joanne! The plaid looks great against the rich swirl paper.  This is a great sketch. I can't wait to use it again!

Anne Marie Hile
Anne Marie HileUnited States
5/4/2024 4:06:13 AM #

Love, love, LOVE this, Joanne! What an awesome sketch this week!

VickyUnited Kingdom
5/7/2024 8:54:11 PM #

What a fab coffee themed card Joanne! I adore the cup in that pretty coral colour and your matching embellishments, and that swirly background is so perfect for the theme! Thank you for coming to play with us at Tic Tac Toe Challenge! Vicky x

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