…the power of two.

Stripes, I love them…polkas too but I’ve been having fun making my own stripe paper border:
cardstock:  stampin’ up night of navy/calypso coral, recollections/110/white  stamps:  stampin’ up yippee-skippee/gorgeous grunge  ink:  fresh ink pumpkin/navy other:  mama elephant creative cuts/tag, stampin’ up baked brown sugar twine

The horizontal stripes are made by using 0.5 inch strips of Stampin’ Up Calypso Coral & Night of Navy.  The sentiment is from the retired, Yippee-Skippee set <– this set is so fun:

I also inked up Gorgeous Grunge.  I had to contain myself and not add 2 lattes to the card:)  This is an anniversary card.

I was inspired by Colour Me:

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29 thoughts on “…the power of two.”

  1. DRAT!! retired? as in never again available anywhere? LOve your stripe-y card, amy … but now I must run to ebay, thank you very much…
    =] M

  2. WOW, those stripes are fab~how clever of you, Amy! Great Anniversary card.
    PS: love the idea of the two lattes, think I'm going to CASE that one for an Anniversary card 😉

  3. Hi Amy,
    I love your own made striped border and the grunge splashes. Suitable to send to a man or woman.
    Thanks for joining us at Colour Me…!
    Hugs Antonia

  4. How much fun is your home-made striped border, Amy! The tag, the sentiment, the splatter….awesome!

  5. Devine stripes. Bold and beautiful with a soft tag. This is really a fun card, Amy. Love the composition and the bit of grunge behind the tag. That was a brilliant addition. Great card! Bev

  6. A perfect clean and simple card, Amy! I love the stripes! Thanks for playing at The Paper Players this week!

  7. Awesome! Loving your little tag and LOVE your handmade striped paper strip down the side! So, so graphic and eye catching!

  8. Amy, I love the bold stripes and the color combo! Such a clean and simple beauty! So happy you joined us at The Paper Players this week! XX

  9. Such a crisp, clean, beautiful card, Amy! I especially like your striped border. Thanks for playing along with my sketch challenge this week at The Paper Players!

  10. Amazing card Amy! I love your stripes on the side and that fabulous sentiment. Thanks so much for joining us at Colour Me!

  11. Love that striped border to bits, Amy! Pure, CAS perfection… as always, love! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Colour Me…!

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