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Let’s Make a Road Trip Layout for Color My Heart Color Dare

We are playing with the Into the Wild Collection at the Color My Heart Color Dare blog, and I hope that I can inspire you to create something new♥ with this Life is a Road Trip layout. You can use any row, column, or set of colors from this Tic-Tac-Toe “Into the Wild” Color Palette… Continue reading Let’s Make a Road Trip Layout for Color My Heart Color Dare

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Sweet Sympathy Card for Color Dare Challenge 342

I always enjoy seeing each of your creations at Color My Heart Color Dare. This week we are challenging you with a Tic-Tac-Toe board inspired by colors from our Sweet Girl Collection. You do not have to use these papers, but we do ask that you stick to the colors on the Tic-Tac-Toe board when… Continue reading Sweet Sympathy Card for Color Dare Challenge 342

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It’s All Sunshine & Roses ~ A Color My Heart Color Dare Card

Sometimes we all need a little “pick-me-up” and, after the week I have had, I needed to be able to retreat to my workspace and create something that would bring me a little sunshine.  I was inspired by the bright color choices in this week’s Color My Heart Dare Challenge, and I hope that they… Continue reading It’s All Sunshine & Roses ~ A Color My Heart Color Dare Card

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Heart & Home Easter Card for a Color Dare Challenge

I don’t know about you, but sometimes I get into a creative “funk”. I have had a silly stamped door sitting on my desk for weeks, crying to be added to a project, and, today, as I started at the Inspiration Board for the Color My Heart Dare Challenge, I was determined to use it for a… Continue reading Heart & Home Easter Card for a Color Dare Challenge

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Send a Welcome Home Card & Join the Color Dare Challenge

I miss the days when you welcomed someone to their new home with cards, casseroles, and containers of cookies.  This week, as I looked at the inspiration board for the Color My Heart Dare Challenge, I was inspired by the welcoming feel of the papers chosen and decided to bring back the tradition of sending… Continue reading Send a Welcome Home Card & Join the Color Dare Challenge

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He Makes Things New ~ Color Dare Tic-Tac-Toe

As I look out my window at the quiet iciness of winter, I was inspired to create this bright card for the Color My Heart Dare challenge. I know that, in a few months, once again, things will be made new and the bold colors of spring would be right outside my door.  Isn’t it… Continue reading He Makes Things New ~ Color Dare Tic-Tac-Toe

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Valentine Treats & Color Dare Inspiration

This week, at Color My Heart Dare, you have been given a beautiful ♥Valentine’s Day Mood Board♥ to use as inspiration for your project. I personally found this a creative way to showcase some colors that you might not consider for the holiday.  These current color combinations are very popular right now, so it should… Continue reading Valentine Treats & Color Dare Inspiration

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You’re My Person – Color My Heart Color Dare Card

This week at Color My Heart Color Dare, we are challenging you to create a project using only Black, White, and one accent color. For me, this meant getting ahead (for once) and creating a Valentine card. Before I start explaining my project, I want to give you a little inspiration for colors that go… Continue reading You’re My Person – Color My Heart Color Dare Card

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Quilted Thank You Card ~ Color Dare Tic-Tac-Toe

Growing up, I vaguely remember my grandmother’s sewing closet filled with random patterns of fabric she had cut from worn clothing or bedding with the intention to create quilts for her family.  Rarely did she throw anything out – if a torn curtain still had a usable piece, it could be added to a quilt. … Continue reading Quilted Thank You Card ~ Color Dare Tic-Tac-Toe

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A Simply Handmade Christmas Card for Color Dare Challenge

For this week’s Color My Heart Dare Challenge, we were asked to create a project using Kraft, New England Ivy, and Candy Apple.  When I first saw this color combination, it reminded me of simple, handmade Christmas decorations like the ones I have in my home, so I decided to create my card with the… Continue reading A Simply Handmade Christmas Card for Color Dare Challenge