Stampin’ Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

Good morning and….HAPPY HAPPY HAWWWMP DAY!!  Yes – it’s the middle of the week and we’re on the downhill slide to the weekend – and Easter Sunday!

My card for today isn’t an Easter card – rather it’s a versatile “hello” card – with a blank inside!  I love doing these kinds of cards – having them in my stash means I can add a sentiment to the inside based on what I need at the time!  This one is decked out with some Tropical Leaf punched leaves, pretty Naturally Gilded Specialty DSP and…POLISHED PINK!!  Take a look-see:

Stampin' Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

The layout for this one is from this week’s Sketch Saturday challenge.

I started by adhering a piece of Early Espresso Neutrals 6″ x 6″ DSP to a Polished Pink mat for the card front.

Using Liquid Glue, I adhered some silver-foiled Naturally Gilded Specialty DSP (this paper is an Online Exclusive product – only available thru the Online Store – you won’t see it in a catalog!) to another piece of Polished Pink cardstock and then to the card front.

Stampin' Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

I cut out a circle from Basic White cardstock using the largest Stylish Shapes circle die – and then adhered it with Liquid Glue.

On another piece of Basic White, I stamped the large Tropical Leaf image – once in Mossy Meadow and once in Old Olive.   Tropical Leaf is another of the Online Exclusive products.  Using the bundled Tropical Leaf Punch I cut them both out – and adhered them with some Liquid Glue.

Stampin' Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

I used a few Glue Dots to adhere a loop-de-doo of some Early Espresso 1/4″ Faux Suede Trim – which is retiring soon, so be sure to pick up a few rolls right quick!

I used Liquid Glue and Stampin’ Dimensionals to adhere a Mossy Meadow, and then an Old Olive, strip of DSP – from the outgoing Neutrals and Regals 6″ x 6″ DSP packs.

Stampin' Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

On a piece of Basic White, I stamped the Tropical Leaf sentiment in Polished Pink and then cut it out with a Stitched Rectangles Die.  Y’all.  The Stitched Rectangles Dies are RETIRING (can I get a moment of silence?! 😩😩😩).  Please don’t let this one slip away from you – it is an absolute WORKHORSE – and it’s at a sweet little discounted price!!

I adhered the sentiment with Liquid Glue, then added some Crumb Cake Enamel Dot Essentials (also retiring!) and the card front was done!

Stampin' Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

On the inside, I stamped the large Tropical Leaf in Mossy Meadow and the small one in Old Olive on a Basic White panel.

Stampin' Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Polished Pink mat and into my Mossy Meadow card base, popped the card front on with Stampin’ Dimensionals and the card was done.

My Basic White Medium Envelope got the Tropical Leaves in Mossy Meadow and Old Olive on the front…

Stampin' Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

…and more of the Naturally Gilded Specialty DSP on the envelope flap.

Stampin' Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

Et Voila!  Don’t you just love the Online Exclusive Tropical Leaf bundle??  I do – I love the leaf images and the pretty fonts and the PUNCH!  This whole set just makes me happy!  And the silver-foiling in the Naturally Gilded Specialty DSP made for a nice touch against the serene neutrals of this card.  And then…there’s POLISHED PINK!  It’s just PERFECT!

Stampin' Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

I hope you like!

If you’d like to recreate this card, all the products and card cuts you’ll need are down below!  And I made a short video on how to make this card!  If you’d like to see it check it out right here!

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Card Cuts Used in This Project:

Mossy Meadow Cardstock: 4 1/4″  x 11″ (card base scored and folded at 5 1/2″)

Polished Pink Cardstock: 4″ x 5 1/4″ (x2 – mat for card front and for inner liner); 2 3/4″ x 4 1/4″ (mat for DSP strip on front)

Basic White Cardstock: Largest Stylish Shapes Circle die cut (behind leaves);  Stitched Rectangle Die cut (sentiment); Stamped and punched Tropical Leaf (x2); 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (inner liner)

Neutrals 6″ x 6″ DSP : 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (Early Espresso – card front); 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ (Mossy Meadow – bottom DSP strip on front)

Regals 6″ x 6″ DSP (in Old Olive): 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ (top DSP strip on front)

Naturally Gilded Specialty DSP: 2 5/8″ x 4 1/4″ (matted strip on front); 2 1/4″ x 6″ (envelope flap)

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Finn Fan Fix 

Finn spent most of yesterday sleeping in the bathroom.


Cuz it was hot – and Mom was doing….


Nope.  Not an EF 1 tornado.

Just Swap-Out day.  Pull all the old cuz…TODAY (assuming UPS does its thing!) the NEW GOODIES show up!  Whoo-hoo!

If I can clear a spot – I’ll do a quick “here’s what’s in the box” video when the Big Brown Truck has come!




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8 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Tropical Leaf Hello in Polished Pink!

  1. Such a pretty card Mary! Love the colors and those tropical leaves are awesome! Yeah, my office will look like that later this week…hopefully your new box of goodies will arrive on schedule! 🙂

    • stampsnlingers

      Thanks! I’m looking forward to having it all in my hot little hands! 🙂

  2. Very pretty card! I love the pop of the bright Polished Pink! I bet Finn was enjoying some good, cool znooze time on the bathroom floor! 🙂

    • stampsnlingers

      He sure was sawing some logs, that’s for sure! Thanks, Carol! 🙂

  3. JudiH

    Any card with Polished Pink is a winner in my book!

    • stampsnlingers

      Right!? I love it so much! Thank you, Judi!! 🙂

  4. Beautifully created and a create take on the sketch!!
    Thank you for joining our challenge at Sketch Saturday!
    Diane BB DT
    {Nellies Nest}
    {Sketch Saturday}

    • stampsnlingers

      Thanks much, Diane – appreciate you stopping by!! 🙂

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