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Great Friends with Tropical Chic

Thank you to everyone who voted for me in Kylie's Friendship Themed International hightlight in May, I came in the top 10 so I am back today in the Winners blog hop!

I'm on track with my personal challenge to cut into my DSP for the month of July, with the gorgeous Tropical Escape Designer Series Paper featured on my project.

I LOVE the colours in this paper, you guessed it, there is a pink feature - but it's just so beautiful! Brings me to the tropics as I am freezing through zero degree mornings at the moment.

I've used 3 products from the Tropical Chic suite:
  1. the Tropical Chic stamp set -  I love the mixture of fonts in the set, and this sentiment sums up a special friend. I inked up the flower using daubers, Petal Pink in the middle, and a touch of Flirty Flamingo to brighten the edges, and Granny Apple Green with a touch of Tranquil Tide on the leaves;
  2. the coordinating Tropical Thinlets Dies - I cut both of the stamped leaves, and the feature panel (using a Layering Square Framelit to create the border). - Bundle the framelits with the stamp and save 10%
  3. and of course the Tropical Escape Designer Series Paper to create a pop of pink - my moto is you can never have too much pink!
And for a little bling I've used the new Silver & Pink Baker's Twine and RhinestonesThanks again for voting for me in Kylie's monthly International Highlight in May, you made my day! Be sure to continue through the blog hop and be inspired by the amazing creations:

Thanks for visiting today, I hope you enjoyed viewing my project. Stay tuned for more projects using Designer Series paper this month - why not take advantage of the Buy 3 Get 1 Free promotion and create with me?

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  1. This is so gorgeous Sue. And very different to the weather in South Australia at the moment! :) xxxx

    1. thanks Cheryll, yes it's very different to the weather we have been having! I'm seriously considering looking into double glazing for both the cold and the hot!

  2. Cheryll, I love your card. The colors are perfect. Hope you feel warmer (It's nearly 100 here!)

    1. Oh wow, that is getting a bit warmer haha. This DSP has such a gorgeous colour combo it made the colour selection so easy.

  3. So pretty Sue. Loving your colours.

  4. Love this, Sue! Wonderful use of the suite!

  5. What a great card made with a beautiful set!

  6. Gorgeous card, Sue! I'm not a big fan of pink but I love it in combination with this juicy green. If I could I would happily send you some of the heat wave UK experience since few weeks *wink


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