Thursday, 4 August 2011

Papertrey Princess Challenge - Hot or Cold?

It's mine turn this fortnight to host the latest Papertrey Princess Challenge and I challenge you to use only Hot colours or only Cold colours on a card. Hot colours are reds, pinks, oranges, yellows and cold colours are blues, greens, greys. Neutrals such as white and cream are allowed.

I started off making one hot and one cold card and then loved them so much that I made another pair to make a little gift set of thank you cards. (I might make a box tomorrow to put them all in as well if I get the time - we're off out to Milton Keynes today for a big shopping day!)


Here's my hot cards - I used the same design throughout my whole set of cards, just changed the colours. For my pink card I used Raspberry Fizz, Hibiscus Bust and Berry Sorbet and my yellow one used Summer Sunrise, Harvest Gold and Lemon Tart.


And my cold cards...The blue one used Ocean Tides, Hawaiian Shores and Aqua Mist and the green one used Ripe Avocado, Simply Chartreuse and Spring Moss.


I hope you can all join in with challenge.

Recipe:

Stamps: Mehndi Medallion, Wonderful Words Additions both from PTI

Papers: Raspberry Fizz, Hibiscus Burst, Summer Sunrise, Harvest Gold, Ocean Tides, Hawaiian Shores, Rip Avocado, Simply Chartreuse, Stampers Select White all from PTI

Inks: Raspberry Fizz, Hibiscus Burst, Berry Sorbet, Ocean Tides, Hawaiian Shores, Tea Dye Duo all from PTI, Summer Sun (retired), So Saffron, Barely Banana (retired), Soft Sky (retired), Old Olive, Kiwi Kiss (retired), River Rock, Soft Suede, Crumb Cake all from SU

Accessories: Polka Dot Satin Ribbon in Raspberry Fizz, Summer Sunrise, Ocean Tides and Ripe Avocado, Buttons in Hibiscus Burst, Berry Sorbet, Sweet Blush, Summer Sunrise, Harvest Gold, Lemon Tart, Ocean Tides, Hawaiian Shores, Aqua Mist, Ripe Avocado, Simply Chartreuse, Spring Moss, Vintage Cream Linen Thread, Wonderful Words Dies all from PTI

Phew a lot of stuff!

6 comments:

  1. What a great challenge, Vanessa! Your cards are lovely, and I can't wait to join in the hot or cold fun!

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  2. What a perfect challenge! Thanks so much for showing us your beautiful cards too! I'm off to see what I will create.

    Thanks for being a Princess!

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  3. Oh, these are all so pretty! Great idea to make them into a set-- I love all the different coloured details!

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  4. What a fun challenge- I'm definitely going to be joining in :))

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  5. What a fun challenge, and gorgeous cards! I so need that stamp now!

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  6. These are gorgeous! I love all your stamping!! And what a fun challenge, i'll have to see what I can come up with.

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