Dynamic Duos #3

It’s Saturday and that means it’s time for another Dynamic Duos color challenge!

This week, we’re playing with Basic Black and Daffodil Delight!  What a bold & fun combination!  But wait!  There is a dessert option this week too if you’d like to add it to your creation:  dry embossing!

When I saw the color combination for this week, I immediately thought of silhouette images!  I used an older set from Close To My Heart (CTMH) for this card and a sentiment from Unity.  I added a yellow gemstone to the dress to jazz it up a bit and then tied a simple bow with a piece of black & white baker’s twine along the top after wrapping it around a few times.

Head on over and play along with us this week!  The winners will be announced on Friday, so you have until Thursday at noon (PDT) to enter!

Here are the basic rules:
  1. Any project is welcome…paper crafts, scrapbooking, digital, or crafts…
  2. Please ONLY use the two colours listed for your project. Neutrals are welcome.
  3. Combine us with as many other challenges as you would like, except other colour challenges.
  4. Please add our graphic to your blog with a link back to us.

The “Dynamo” design team has created some wonderful projects to inspire you, so head on over to their blogs and leave them some blog love!



  • Paige Posted Saturday, 05/19/2012 11:06 am

    Your card is so sweet and simple. The rhinestone adds a perfect bit of sparkle to the silhouette image and the perky look of the twine at the top gives the card a nice balance.

  • Kim S Posted Saturday, 05/19/2012 11:48 am

    Wow – a gem-sized waist!!? That simple gem absolutely makes this card – it's perfectly CAS!

  • Lisa Posted Saturday, 05/19/2012 1:44 pm

    I just love the filly dress in this image. And I also LOVE Kim's comment about the gem sized waist..LOL!! Love this pretty CAS card Melissa 😉

  • JD Posted Saturday, 05/19/2012 3:31 pm

    Cute, CAS card!

  • jimlynn Posted Saturday, 05/19/2012 5:36 pm

    CAS and perfect!!! Love the image against that yellow.

  • Rema Posted Sunday, 05/20/2012 12:15 am

    Love the simplicity of your card, great job! I also share your addiction to chocolate and coffee especially since I work at a chocolate factory 🙂

  • Anne Marie Hile Posted Sunday, 05/20/2012 3:12 pm

    Melissa, this is fabulous! Love that sassy silhouette image and your clean design. The bakers twine is the perfect finishing touch along with the little spot of sparkle! So fun!

  • Jenny Posted Sunday, 05/20/2012 6:00 pm

    Love your classy silhouette, she looks like she's ready for a party!!! Gorgeous CAS card and such a fun way to use the colours :0)
    Thanks for choosing my card last week :0)
    Jenny x

  • Karen Aicken Posted Sunday, 05/20/2012 8:10 pm

    What a cheery card for the challenge!
    Cheers, Karen

  • Bronwyn Eastley Posted Monday, 05/21/2012 7:20 am

    Such a classy CAS card. Love the silhouette image and Baker's twine.

  • Audrey Pettit Posted Monday, 05/21/2012 11:31 am

    Ooh,, LOVE this!

  • Debbie Posted Monday, 05/21/2012 6:27 pm

    What a great CAS card!!
    I wish I had her silhouette!! LOL

  • Lesley Posted Monday, 05/21/2012 9:04 pm

    Great CAS card Melissa, a happy card for a pal!

  • Vicky Hayes Posted Tuesday, 05/22/2012 8:30 am

    Your wonderful card realy stood out for me this week Melissa. I love the silhouette against the bright card base and the twine is the perfect finishing touch.

  • Tracey McNeely Posted Wednesday, 05/23/2012 8:08 pm

    Such a cute image. The twine is the perfect accent.

  • Susan Joyce Posted Thursday, 05/24/2012 11:25 am

    Love your Silhoutte image Melissa and your finishing touches. Fantastic CAS card.

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