Sweet Cupcake

Welcome to another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop!  This week we are featuring our favorite new stamp set from the new catalog.

The SWEET CUPCAKE BUNDLE was the first thing on my wish list after seeing the new catalog.  I simply love the realistic look of these yummy cupcakes!  And with the bundle you get coordinating framelits so no fussy cutting!

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The biggest thing to decide when creating these cupcakes was the colors.  You want three distinct layers of color for both the icing and cupcake.

Sweet Cupcake

This cupcake is chocolate, so I layered Sahara Sand, Tip top Taupe and Soft Suede.  For a fun yummy frosting I went with Soft Sky, Pool Party and Bermuda Bay.  All of these colors are favorites for me, especially Bermuda Bay.

Sweet Cupcake by becreativewithnicole.com

To go along with the chocolate cupcake, I went with a Soft Suede card base and a gorgeous gold polka dot paper.  I got the gold polka dots from the beautiful POP OF PINK SPECIALTY DSP.  This is such a a fabulous paper that I didn’t add any other bling, although I did test out Bermuda Bay Sequins…it was just better without.  Sometimes less is definitely more!  Speaking of MORE, have you subscribed to the July Mini Session yet??  If you haven’t you are missing out!

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STAMPS:   Sweet Cupcake

INKS: Soft Sky, Pool Party , Bermuda Bay, Sahara Sand, Tip Top Taupe, Soft Suede

PAPER: Whisper White, Soft Suede, Pop of Pink Specialty DSP

ACCESSORIES: Cupcake Cutouts Framelits, Paper Snips, Stampin’ Trimmer, Bone Folder, SNAIL, dimensionals

Next, let’s check out what the rest of the Design Team has for us today. Click Previous to visit the very talented Mary Brown and Next to see the very talented Debbie Henderson.

Thanks for hopping with us, we love inspiring you!  Happy Stamping!





1 Comment on Sweet Cupcake

  1. Libby
    July 16, 2016 at 7:49 pm (2 years ago)

    Simply adorable Nicole! Love it!


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