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Hope - Teal & Gold



Happy Friday Friends

I hope you all had a good week :) I made this card inspired by the colours of a new journal that I bought. I was out shopping for a birthday present for my husband and came across an array of colourful journals at TK Maxx. I did not need a new journal but I just loved the colours on this so I just had to have it.  I love the colour teal it is one of my favourite colours along with Turquoise. I always seem to grab those colours first when I am crafting.  I am not usually a fan of gold I am more of a silver girl but these two colours go really well together. I would never have put them together if I had not seen how good it looked on this journal. It is so amazing the things you find that inspire you to create! Here is a picture of my journal.


I love this Hope stamp from Unity you can find it here. I embossed it with gold embossing powder on to white card. Then layered it on to a teal chevron background then some gold tone card that was made using my Heidi Swapp Gold Color Shine. The glitter card base was cut from card stock that I found at Tuesday Morning it was such a bargain 12 sheets for $2.99. if you live near a Tuesday Morning they have some great craft bargains. My local store has some great card and paper stacks amongst other things you should go and have a wee look around. I bought way too much stuff I just could not resist ;)

Anyway thanks so much for stopping by I hope you have a great weekend. I sure will we are leaving for vacation to Maine for a few days then hopefully on to Prince Edward Island. I am so excited!!

Mandi xox

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Comments

  1. The gold embossing against that gorgeous aquamarine colour looks beautiful.
    Thanks for joining in at Simon Says Stamp STAMPtember Challenge!
    Hugs,
    Caryn xxx

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  2. Mandi, I love the sequins on your card, and the gold embossing. The little heart on the inside is so cute. Lovely card!!

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  3. Stunning Mandi, love your work:-) Have a fantastic time on your hols. xxxx

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  4. Love the embossing. The card is so pretty.

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  5. I am a silver girl also, but eek, this looks too wonderful!

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  6. love the embossing lettering great ideals.

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  7. I love Tuesday Mornings! This is so pretty Mandi!

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  8. Your card is fabulous with all of that gold!
    Beth
    Beth's Beauties

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  9. Very nice in this color with gold!

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  10. Those colors do go very well together! Nice card!

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  11. Nice project. HOPE you have a great vacation.

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  12. This is an amazing combination - lots of South Asian wedding outfits use this pair :)

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  13. The gold is amazing with the aqua background. Super pretty.

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  14. this is such a beautiful color combo... very beautiful card...
    -Berina
    Moxie Craftie

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  15. Beautiful! The colors look amazing together.

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  16. Your card turned out beautifully!

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  17. Stunning colours. Love that embossed heart

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