March 2023 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

March 2023 Color Challenge

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and March 2023 Color Challenge!

If you’ve already started the blog hop you should be coming from the talented Janneke Dijkstra de Jong’s blog post. If you’ve just joined in, make sure to do the full hop and see all the wonderful projects created by the Color Fusers Design team! The color scheme for the March 2023 Color Challenge is Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron, and Soft Sea Foam.

Today’s project features the Irresistible Blooms Bundle which is a NEW Online Exclusive product. You will not find these products in any paper catalog!

Check out the March 2023 Color Challenge & Color Fusers Blog Hop! The color combination today is Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron & Soft Sea Foam.

These gorgeous floral images and foliage are heat embossed in black onto watercolor paper and then die-cut! I then used a water painter to watercolor the flowers in Blushing Bride ink and the foliage in Soft Sea Foam.

Check out the March 2023 Color Challenge & Color Fusers Blog Hop! The color combination today is Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron & Soft Sea Foam.

The sentiment is stamped with Jet Black StazOn ink. I punched the ends of the Blushing Bride and Soft Sea Foam layers with the Happy Labels Pick A Punch. This is my go-to punch these days! I absolutely love the subtle edge it creates and there are two shapes to pick from too. (I only used one of them here.)

Check out the March 2023 Color Challenge & Color Fusers Blog Hop! The color combination today is Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron & Soft Sea Foam.

My favorite die-cut in the Irresistible Blooms set of dies is the shape you see on this card along the left side. There is just something about the linear shapes with the various sizes of circles that I find to be so pleasing. It has a randomness to it and yet it also looks orderly as well. I just LOVE IT!

Check out the March 2023 Color Challenge & Color Fusers Blog Hop! The color combination today is Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron & Soft Sea Foam.

Here’s a peek at the Irresistible Blooms bundle that is now available to purchase:

Check out the March 2023 Color Challenge & Color Fusers Blog Hop! The color combination today is Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron & Soft Sea Foam.

I hope you’ve enjoyed seeing my March 2023 Color Challenge project!

If you enjoyed this project click HERE or on the button below to see another project made with the Irresistible Blooms bundle. If you leave this page, make sure to come back here to continue the blog hop too so you don’t miss out on the other fantastic projects!


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Have a great day and Happy Crafting!

Melissa 🙂


Continue along on the blog hop so you don’t miss out on any of the fun!

The next stop is Janneke Dijkstra de Jong’s blog. I know you’ll enjoy what she’s got to share!

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If you want to go back instead click below to see Melanie Hockin’s blog.

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Color Fusers Blog Hop Team:

Stacey Marsh

Melanie Hockin

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Janneke Dijkstra de Jong

Sue Vine

Brenda Nelson

Bonnie O’Neil


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Project Dimensions

  • Fresh Freesia Card Body: 5-½″ x 8-½″
  • Rich Razzleberry Layer: 5-3/16″ x 3-15/16″
  • Basic White Focal Piece: 5″ x 3-¾”
  • Basic White Inside Piece: 5-¼” x 4″
  • Granny Apple Green, Fresh Freesia & Rich Razzleberry scrap for die-cut pieces

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