Wednesday, August 1, 2012

The Play Date Cafe: happy summer



Hello and Welcome to my first official The Play Date Cafe Challenge Post!


Check out this gorgeous color story:


Screams happy, eh?

Here is this week's sponsor:



The colors make me think of summer...


I used Studio Calico paper, Paper Trey Ink Rosie Posie, SRM and some fabric gingham tape.

Make sure you check out The Play Date Cafe Design Team for some fabulous inspiration!

49 comments:

  1. love the card~the flower is extra special!!

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  2. I love these wonderful colors. I agree, they have summer written all over them, so your card is perfect! Love the design and length of your card.

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  3. Love your happy summer design!

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  4. Hey hey...LoVe it! Can't wait to see what you bring each week for our players!

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  5. Ahhhh, there is so much summer about this card. Love the summer sky blue and the hot red. Gorgeous card!!!

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  6. Such a summery and perfectly sweet card. Lovely as usua!

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  7. Definitely summery :) Love the combination of patterns!

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  8. Fun card - love the color and pattern combos. I love a tall, skinny card!

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  9. Love it!! A perfect summary of summery!! Dots, red, gingham and flowers- love your combination of all of them.

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  10. Love the color combo. Makes me think of a refreshing pool side! Love your card.

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  11. Great card Amy!! Love the colors!!!

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  12. Love how you mixed the patterns on this card, Amy! Simple and cute!

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  13. I {{{heart}}} this and I {{{heart}}} you!!! :)

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  14. Fab mix of patterns, girlie! Love it!
    Hugs!
    x

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  15. So gorgeous card Amy.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  16. Gorgeous colors! I have to make sure to play this week. I just love the notebook paper image you used in the background and the big beautiful flower.

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  17. Ooh, that is such a beautiful color palette, and I love what you've done with it, Amy! Such a great mix of prints here. Love that gingham tape!

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  18. gorgeous card. love the paper you used. great stamping too.

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  19. Beautiful flower on your card Amy! what great colors!

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  20. More happy red color, Amy, lovely card, I love the fabric tape! Have a wonderful Thursday.

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  21. Amy this is just the perfect card! I love the gingham. ;0)

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  22. So pretty Amy! Love the PTI blossom!

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  23. Oh wow! Cute color combination! I'm really digging the gingham strips!

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  24. It's official, you rock! But I already knew that! :)
    Great card for the challenge!

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  25. i was JUST looking through pinterest pictures with this color scheme... might have to check this challenge out :D sweet sweet sweet card!

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  26. hi amy! remember me?!!! LOL sorry i haven't been 'around' but i'm glad i get to see your cards every morning on FB! i haven't been on my laptop in over a month!
    i have to mention...my son knocked over my owl clock from you and i nearly had a heart attack! luckily, it didn't break (or else he would have gotten a spankin' j/k).

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  27. Super cute. I am following your blog now. Check out my challenge from my blog.
    Http://tabithaskitchen.blogspot.com

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  28. Gorgeous Gorgeous card !!! Love the gingham!!! hugs..xoxo

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  29. I think you nailed these colors, Amy! Love the gingham touch.

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  30. I don't know how you did it girl, but you've got an awful lot of the team to leave you lots of love! Way to go ;)! LOVE that red, gingham fabric tape! Such a stunning color palette!

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  31. Awesome colors and a beautious card!

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  32. beautiful! love how you used those colors!

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  33. Gorgeous colors and patterned papers and Oh Myyyy, that Rosie Posie is perfect!

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  34. congrats on your dt invite! so well deserved :) LOVE your cas design, stunning!

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  35. Congrats on your new DT spot!
    love your card. love the colors and the design. really beautiful.

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  36. Beautiful card! Love the patterned papers that you used!!

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  37. Congrats again, Amy! This card is bold and beautiful!

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  38. Excellent card and welcome to the team :)

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  39. You draw too?!! (your Jane Doodles image) Is there no end to your talent?!! LOVE this card as well, it's fab! Welcome to the team! :o)

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Cheers,
~amy~