Thursday, November 15, 2012

A Retro Fab Friday

This is my second post today.
CAS(E) this Sketch is just a post away!

The current Fab Friday is a wonderfully rich color combo.



It certainly feels like fall, doesn't it?  But, for unknown reasons (as I am typically a very traditional color person) I didn't make a fall card!  I made a Christmas card...

FAB Friday colors


I also really love this week's sketch at retrosketches so definitely had to put the two together!


  • Stamps: Stampin' Up Ornamental Christmas, Petite Pairs
  • Paper: Stampin' Up Midnight Muse, Cajun Craze, More Mustard, Crumb Cake, Champagne Glimmer
  • Ink: Stampin' Up Midnight Muse, Cajun Craze
  • Accessories: Stampin' Up Scallop Border Punch, ornament dies, copper cording, misc sheer ribbon, Copper Stickles (on ornaments)

10 comments:

  1. Beautiful Christmas card...love the non traditional colours!! Lee-Ann :)

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  2. This is really pretty! I love Christmas cards using non-traditional colors. I love the added bit of shimmer from the glimmer paper. Thanks for playing at Fab Friday!

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  3. I love this card I love the colours you have used and the design is gorgeous. Caroline xxx

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  4. The little touches of glimmer on the edge of the ribbon and scallop give your card it's festive feel. It's great fn to play about with non traditional colours x

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  5. Mmmm ... Simply divine, Kim! So elegant but cosy at the same time! Haven't taken to any of the new in-colours but this midnight muse is beginning to beckon. Hugs xxx

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  6. Great card - I hope you'll link up at 52 Card Pickup this week!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/11/52-card-pickup-week-46.html

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  7. Great card - I hope you'll link up at 52 Card Pickup this week!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/11/52-card-pickup-week-46.html

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  8. The glimpse of Glimmer paper along with the bit of sheen on the ribbon and cording looks awesome with these colors. Great non-traditional Christmas card. Thanks for sharing with us at Fab Friday!

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  9. Wow I really love your card! I wouldn't have picked these colors for Christmas but it turned out AMAZING! Great job thinking outside of the box! Thanks for sharing with us at Fab Friday.

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