Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Color Throwdown Challenge #22 and Party Day #3!!

CTD22 banner

What a mouthful!  It's Wednesday, and that means Color Throwdown!  But it is also Day 3 of Sharon's Stamp Simply Celebration!  Today Joan & Jennifer are offering blog candy, and Tammy has a challenge of her own.  So check out their blogs!  Remember, anyone can play ANY of the challenges by ANY of the hostesses during our 12 days of Stamp Simply Celebrates!!! You DO NOT have to have a Blog to play — uploading your project to an online gallery is not only permissible, but HIGHLY ENCOURAGED. When doing so, use the KEYWORD SSC08. Thanks!

So the Throwdown colors today are very non-holiday, but I love these colors together!!!

CTD22 swatch

I had some perfect Basic Grey Two Scoops DP in mind:


CTD22 Closeup

It went beautifully with SU's Pirouette Pink and Regal Rose.  My black is the ink--it's in there, I promise!    Check out my glittery bird:

So pretty IRL!  Oh, and I used Taylor's TECC#44 as my sketch--too late to submit, but a great sketch, nontheless!  Thanks for looking and I hope you can take some time from your busy schedule to play along! Just post a link to your own CTD creation at our blog, Color Throwdown Challenge, or if you post to an online gallery, use the keyword CTD22. Let's see what the other designers came up with:


  • Stamps:  To You & Yours
  • Paper:  Pirouette Pink, Regal Rose, BG Two Scoops, Shimmery White
  • Ink:  Stazon, Pirouette Pink, Regal Rose, Certainly Celery
  • Acc:  Nesties, Twill by Taylored Expressions, DD, MS Glitter, MS Scalloped Edge Punch, CB Just My Type Folder


Jetstudio Designs said...

What a pretty card! I love the color combination. I am definately going to try it.

I am so enjoying your blog this week with all the great ideas and the links to other great blogs. It's been fun to play along!!

Have a great day!

Lynn said...

So pretty! Love the sparkles and softness of this card.

Kimberly said...


Tammy Hershberger said...

OMGosh, Two Scoops is PERFECT paper for this challenge! I just love your card, LeAnne! Great job!

lakind said...

I saw this on the Color Throwdown blog and fell in love with it! It's so pretty! Love the color combo this week...hope I can play!

Jetstudio Designs said...

I did the color challenge, what great colors, they could be my new favorite combo!

Here is my card

Cathy I. said...

What a great holiday card with these colors!! Glad you liked them!!

Denise (peanutbee) said...

Beautiful soft colors and a gorgeous image!

Lynn said...

This is beautiful!!! Love the glittery dove, lacy border and embossing!

Julie Koerber said...

There you go again girl-- making a darling card with that fabulous stamp set! I LOVE this!!! I have to call my SU demo -- wonder if she's still up!! LOL!

Anonymous said...

So pretty!!!! Love this layout and your papers, LeAnne! Awesome card!