Small Things with BasicGrey

BasicGrey | Spice Market

CHA is in full swing out in Anaheim, California, and I’ve been glued to my computer watching the festivities this past weekend. Sometimes I swear I can almost feel all that creative energy leaking right through the screen. So wish I could be there to see it all in person…….

……although this way is much less exhausting!

AudreyPettit BG SpiceMarket SmallThingsCardHave you seen the new BasicGrey collections yet? They have five new lines debuting at CHA this week, including this one called Spice Market. Such a beautiful collection inspired by the colors and patterns of a far-east spice market. I have absolutely fallen in love with this gorgeous palette of teal, mustard yellow, roasted red, and vibrant pink and the beautiful prints of the eastern marketplace.

I was lucky enough to get my hands on this collection ahead of time to create a few cards for the BasicGrey CHA booth, and today I am so excited to share the first of them here with you.

AudreyPettit BG SpiceMarket SmallThingsCard2It really is such a pretty color combo, isn’t it? I really love the unexpected pop of pink.

AudreyPettit BG SpiceMarket SmallThingsCard3That gorgeous flower is from the Die Cuts & Transparencies. I popped it onto my background using Therm O Web 3D Zots dots for a bit of lifelike dimension. Threw in a few of the fabulous new hexie candy buttons, too. Papers are from the 6×6 Paper Pad. Always my favorite go-to for card making. I added a border sticker from the 12×12 Elements across the top and bottom, along with a sentiment from the Title Stickers. A portion of a 4×6 Snippet card acts as a second sentiment at the bottom.

AudreyPettit BG SpiceMarket SmallThingsCard4 If you haven’t had a chance to take a peek at the new Spice Market collection yet, you can see it, along with all the new collections, on the BasicGrey blog. And if you’re interested in seeing BasicGrey booth photos from the show, I found a fabulous photo album on Flickr, courtesy of The Scrappy Jedi. Super huge thanks to Melissa for posting those!

And a huge thanks to YOU, too, for stopping by today. Wishing you all a very wonderful day!

21 thoughts on “Small Things with BasicGrey

  1. A very pretty combo of colors, Audrey! And, the pop of pink is very eye catching! Such a pretty card with great texture, too! Love those transparency flowers…so pretty!

  2. Your card is beautiful, love how you used that flower. I agree that these colors are so pretty together. Thanks for sharing the link to the CHA album. Fab photos. I am liking the color combos, very fresh!

  3. BG sure have got those colours just perfect…I love the combo too….think you have rocked them with your card! The flowers and leaves are just beautiful…and so are the dots! I’m sooooooo looking forward to BG new products!!

  4. These colors are a bit out of my comfort zone but I love love love the design of your card. The colors are mostly deep and rich; that can be a difficult combo. But not for you:) You created a jaw dropper!

  5. I saw this collection at the BasicGrey booth via Noell Hyman… gorgeous!!! and so is your card! I love those candy buttons… wow!
    Yeah, so much fun watching what was going on… I love CHA week, Audrey!!!!

  6. Oh my gosh hexagons now! LOL What will they think of next? The colors really are amazing Audrey and I wish more paper lines would come out with the transparencies. Those are so cool! Hugs!

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