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

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

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

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

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

  6. love the embossing lettering great ideals.

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

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

  9. Very nice in this color with gold!

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

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

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

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

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

  15. Beautiful! The colors look amazing together.

  16. Your card turned out beautifully!

  17. Stunning colours. Love that embossed heart


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