Thursday, August 15, 2013

Twice the Inspiration at Runway Inspired Challenge

Up till now, I've let Runway Inspired Challenge slip by me. But then when I was browsing for a little inspiration today, I found more than enough in their latest challenge:

Right away, I thought of two things: a particular patterned paper I have, and rich razzleberry ink! And while I adore the swirly look of the dress, that didn't totally work into my plans. I did end up with two different cards, though. 

I've had this silhouette stamp for ages, and finally put ink to it in a way I liked. The little butterflies frame the image and echo the shapes of some of the foliage. A simple sentiment finished the main panel. 

I kept the palette lighter this time, but again went with flowers to go with the floral design of the inspiration dress. I know it's not everyone's favourite, but I do like rich razzleberry! 

Supplies (happy birthday) Stampin' Up rich razzleberry & basic black cardstock, Dear Lizzy Lucky Charm patterned paper, Rosewood Ivy & Flowers, Inkadinkado Nature & Memory Box Happy Birthday stamps, Stampin' Up rich razzleberry ink; (roses) white & Stampin' Up rich razzleberry cardstock, Dear Lizzy Lucky Charm patterned paper, Great Impressions Rose Trio stamp, Stampin' Up rich razzleberry ink, Martha Stewart border punch

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Anonymous said...

Both cards are very elegant in design and the rich razzleberry ink.

Jessi Fogan said...

I happen to like that super-saturated colour! Rich is just the right word for it. I think I might be in love with the floral stamps you used.

Wendy ten Hove said...

These are sooo pretty! Love this color, gorgeous! Pretty also with the text on the background - very nice!!
Hugs, Wendy

Lisa Arana said...

wow, both cards are perfect for the inspiration. amazing cards, so beautiful and classy.

Barb said...

Gorgeous take on the inspiration! i love this deep, rich wine color. perfect match to the images you used :)

Jen W. said...

You have rocked the Rich Razzleberry!! These are both gorgeous and I especially love the first one. The butterflies are so perfect I thought they were part of the flower stamp.