The last time I showcased the In the Tropics Dies, my card featured small pineapples – and today’s card features one large pineapple. Both cards are “welcome” cards, and both are absolutely adorable (if you ask me). Here’s my card:
- In the Tropics Dies. The In The Tropics Dies are part of the Timeless Tropical Bundle. While some of the dies crop out images in the stamp set, others stand alone (while still coordinating with the theme of the set). Here’s a look at the Timeless Tropical Bundle:And here’s another pineapple card I made with these dies – the pineapples on this card are from the Tropical Oasis Designer Series Paper (you can click on the photo below to read my original post for this card):
- A Little Texture. This simple card has so many great elements of texture – love that! Here are some of the ways I added texture:
- Before cropping the base of the pineapple with the In the Tropics Dies, I stamped the “watercolor splotch” from Label Me Bold in Daffodil Delight ink on Daffodil Delight cardstock. That added a little extra flair to the detailed design of the dies.
- The pineapple stem are cropped with Pear Pizzazz cardstock. The leaves have cutouts in the center that don’t cut all the way out. Instead, you can bend them a little bit for a little 3D action. ♥
- While there is a similar background paper in the Tropical Oasis Designer Series Paper, I pulled this background piece from the Pressed Petals Specialty Designer Series Paper in the Annual Catalog. You want to run your fingers over it, don’t you?
- Color Combination. The heart is cropped with the Stitched Be Mine Dies and layered with a sentiment from Well Said. I love the sweet color combination created with the colors from the pineapple and sweet heart, don’t you? If you like this mix of Daffodil Delight, Pear Pizzazz and Flirty Flamingo, please save this for future reference:
Stamp Sets: Label Me Bold, Well Said Papers: Pressed Petals Specialty Designer Series Paper, Soft Suede, Thick Whisper White, Daffodil Delight, Pear Pizzazz, Flirty Flamingo Inks: Daffodil Delight, Memento Tuxedo Black Accessories: In the Tropics Dies, Classic Label Punch, Stitched Be Mine Dies, Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals
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