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Five Stunning Summer Stampin' Up! Color Combinations to Try

Summer is a season filled with vibrant colors and endless inspiration, making it the perfect time to unleash your creativity with Stampin' Up! products. Whether you're a seasoned paper crafter or just starting out, exploring different color combinations can take your projects to the next level. In this blog post, we will share five stunning summer Stampin' Up! color combinations that will inspire and delight you. So, let's dive in and discover these fabulous hues!

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Tropical Paradise:

Tropical Paradise Inspired Color Combination by Rick Adkins

Embrace the tropical vibes of summer with this stunning combination of colors. Start with a base of Pool Party, a gorgeous turquoise shade that evokes the sparkling waters of a Caribbean beach. Add pops of color with Lemon Lolly, a vibrant yellow that resembles the juicy fruits of a tropical paradise. Complement these bold hues with Parakeet Party for a touch of freshness. This combination is perfect for creating cheerful and lively cards, scrapbook layouts, and summer-themed decorations.

Floral Wedding Card by Rick Adkins

Serene Sunset:

Serene Sunset color combination by Rick Adkins

Capture the breathtaking beauty of a summer sunset with this captivating color combination. Begin with a warm base of Petal Pink, reminiscent of the sun's final rays as they paint the sky. Pair it with Boho Blue, a soft and gentle blue that mirrors the soft blue hues of a peaceful evening. To add depth and contrast, incorporate Lost Lagoon, a muted turquoise shade. This combination is ideal for creating romantic and tranquil cards, wedding invitations, and nature-inspired projects.

Summery Square Card by Rick Adkins

Citrus Burst:

Citrus Color Combination by Rick Adkins

Energize your summer crafting with a burst of citrus-inspired colors. Start with a zesty Lemon Lime Twist, a vibrant green that instantly brightens any project. Combine it with Melon Mambo a juicy pink shade that adds a playful twist. To balance these bold hues, include Blueberry Bushel as a neutral base. This combination is perfect for creating fun and lively cards, party decorations, and summer-themed gift tags.

Bottled Happiness Summery card by Rick Adkins

Ocean Breeze:

Ocean Breeze Inspired Color Combination by Rick Adkins

Immerse yourself in the refreshing hues of an ocean breeze with this soothing color palette. Begin with a base of Pretty Peacock, a calming blue-green shade that transports you to the seaside. Add in Tahitian Tide, a dreamy blue reminiscent of clear summer skies. Complete the combination with Daffodil Delight, a warm yellow tone that evokes the rays of the summer sun. This combination is perfect for creating serene and beach-themed cards, vacation scrapbook pages, and nautical-inspired home decor.

Two Tone Floral Card by Rick Adkins

Sweet Sorbet:

Sorbet Inspired Summer Color Combination by Rick Adkins

Indulge in a delightful array of sweet sorbet-inspired colors that capture the essence of summer treats. Start with a base of Berry Burst, a refreshing red-violet that conjures up images of icy popsicles. Complement it with Melon Mambo, a vibrant and playful pink reminiscent of the inside of melons. Add a touch of freshness with Crumb Cake, a light beautiful neutral that mimics the color of ice cream cones. This combination is perfect for creating cheerful and whimsical cards, birthday party decorations, and summer-themed gift packaging.

Bright & Cheerful Birthday Card by Rick Adkins

Stampin' Up! offers an incredible array of colors that can bring your summer projects to life. From tropical paradise to serene sunsets and citrus bursts to ocean breezes, the five color combinations we've explored are sure to inspire your creativity. Remember, these suggestions are just a starting point, and you can mix and match colors to create your own unique combinations. So, grab your Stampin' Up! supplies, let your imagination run wild, and have a fantastic summer filled with color and creativity!

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