Inspiration from the Furniture Store

Mike needs a love seat for his office, so we went furniture shopping today.  The first thing I realized was people must have really, really long legs these days.  If you sit all the way back, your feet kind of dangle off the edge.  I guess that’s why they all had 10 pillows on them.  Another thing I noticed was all the Lucky Limeade in the patterns, so I got a lot of inspiration from the furniture store.  There were some great combinations – Lucky Limeade/Sahara Sand/Always Artichoke.  Lucky Limeade/Rich Razzleberry.  And my favorite, Lucky Limeade and Chocolate Chip.  (I’m thinking a limeade and chocolate chip cookies sound really good right now.  Stampin’ Up!® needs to have color names that don’t inspire me to eat.)

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Stamps:  My Friend; Ink:  Lucky Limeade classic; Lucky Limeade, Chocolate Chip stampin’ write markers; Paper:  Lucky Limeade, Chocolate Chip, Very Vanilla, First Edition designer series paper; Other:  Chocolate Chip dotted scallop ribbon, Everyday Enchantment brads, stampin’ dimensionals

This was a sketch challenge on our demonstrator forum.  It works really well with this stamp set and color scheme.  I inked the flower image in Lucky Limeade, then used a Chocolate Chip marker to add some color.  For the “my friend,” I inked the whole stamp with Lucky Limeade, then colored over “My Friend” with a Chocolate Chip marker.  Easy!!  The little butterfly brad from the Sale-a-bration ribbon & brad pack worked really well with this sketch, I thought.

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Thanks for stopping by!

About buffycooper

Among other things, I am a musician who enjoys papercrafting (specifically with rubber stamps), a Stampin' Up!® demonstrator, Christian, wife and mom to two great boys.
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1 Response to Inspiration from the Furniture Store

  1. Mom says:

    Only you would get inspiration from furniture upholstery!!! Everytime I dress for Stampin’ club, I wonder if I am wearing “IN” colors!!!!!! haha


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