Color Throwdown Sketchbook Saturday

I felt like doing a bit of layering, so I used the Color Throwdown #218 combo along with the Sketchbook Saturday #83 sketch to create this card:

I struggled with the colors for a while, but eventually settled on something that felt at least decent.  The designer papers are from a MME Lost & Found pad I picked up at Hobby Lobby a month or so ago.

Thanks for stopping by today. 😉
-Ally

Challenge Photos:
Supplies Used:
Stamps:  Kind Words (Verve Stamps)
Paper/Cardstock:  Oatmeal Cardstock (Wplus9); Early Espresso, Tempting Turquoise Cardstocks (SU!); Designer Paper (My Mind’s Eye, Lost & Found)
Inks:  Early Espresso, Tempting Turquoise (SU!); Tea Dye Distress Ink (Ranger)
Embellishments:  Pearls (Recollections); Vintage Cream Ribbon (Papertrey Ink); Machine Stitching
Tools:  Filigree Border Die, Edgers #1 Die (PTI); Sewing Machine

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9 thoughts on “Color Throwdown Sketchbook Saturday

  1. Ally, these colors look beautiful together on YOUR card! Love the simple flowers, poignant message with the added elegance of that pretty bow & border punch!
    ~ Have a wonderful weekend {{{hugs}}}

  2. Joan Ervin says:

    What a fabulous design…the papers are beautiful and I love the sweet little flowers with the pearl centers!!! Thanks for joining us for the Color Throwdown Challenge!!!!

  3. Eeeek! This is positively fabulous! Love your take on my sketch, I wish I thought of that placement for the focal point in the first place… lol!

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