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Monocromatic Mint Macaron | #GDP076

I'm playing along at the Global Design Project today, this week the challenge is 'CASE the Designer', no other than the amazing Kylie Bertucci.

I took my inspiration from Kylie's layout, then when looking over my desk deciding which stamp set o choose I spotted my pack of Succulent Garden DSP......now if you are familiar with Kylie you will know all about #loveitchopit.



I selected the Mint Macaron design from the DSP - I will so miss this colour.  I couldn't decide between the Whisper White background or Mint Macaron, so decided on making both!  For a little added effect I stamped some "lace" using the Sale-A-Bration Deleicate Details set - this set is yours to choose as your FREEBIE when you spend $90 AUD during Sale-A-Bration, how cool is that! Here is a close up:



My sentiment is from Blooms & Wishes, and cut with an oval using the Stitched framelits and a touch of Linen thread compliments the stamped lace beautifully. 

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  1. Oh Sue! These are stunning! So glad you used Designer Series Paper and the famous hashtag! #loveitchopit. Well you showed you love your paper. I'm thrilled you took part in CASEing me this week and I love what you have come up with. Thank you!

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  2. Beautiful cards, love the layout and the simplicity but oh so classy.

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    1. Thanks Sherlie, I was surprised how much difference adding the linen thread made, amazing how a little embellishment can make all the difference.

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  3. Just gorgeous Sue! I love that you made two cards - I can't decide which is my favourite either! Thanks so much for taking time to join in with this week's Global Design Project!

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    1. Thank you Jess - yes the agony of choice, so many times the case with SU as the products are so lovely

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  4. Love these Sue, fabulous DSP choice too...still gotta do it myself haha #loveitchopit that is 🤣

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  5. Beautiful Sue ... love both options, but that one with the white background!!!! Very very classy! A big congratulations! xx

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  6. Nicely done! I love these simple designs that can go such a long way. Great use of the DSP and I like your little extras.

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  7. Such a beautiful use of these papers! Beautiful cards

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  8. Love this design Sue - can be made in so many ways as we have seen - love the monochromatic look!

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