Friday, July 19, 2013

Rockwell Designs: Grayed Jade Season's Greetings

Just two days ago, I started playing along with the color challenges at Rockwell Designs.  The idea is to use a Pantone Fashion Color each week.  Currently, the color is Tender Shoots and my card is here, but there is no time limit so I wanted to go back and pick up the first color - Grayed Jade.  (All the colors are here.)  The prize is a free blog header!!

Seasons Greetings

I did realize a mistake after I got the card made and photographed.  We are playing with the spring Pantone colors and I made a Christmas card.  Ooop!  (ETA: Making a spring card isn't a RULE of the challenge!!  It just seemed strange when I thought about it that I made a Christmas card!)

My excuse is that I hadn't played along in the month long challenge at Merry Monday (Anything Goes) so Christmas cards were on my mind!!

There are some more great colors coming up - be sure to check it out!
  • Stamps: Hero Arts Winter Moon, Many Branches, Papertrey Ink Faux Ribbon (sentiment)
  • Paper: white
  • Ink: Stampin' Up Sage Shadow, Papertrey Ink Ocean Tides
  • Accessories: Papertrey Ink Ocean Tides button, pearlescent crochet thread, Ellen Hutson Iridiscent Water Sequins, Lil' inkers Stitched Rectanges


  1. Wow, Kim. This card is stunning! I love the colour and the stamped images with the added sequins! Gorgeousness! I am so happy you joined us at Merry Monday!

  2. Love, love, love this card! Gorgeous colors and you've enabled me to add some things to my "must have" list! :-)

  3. OH. MY. GOODNESS. This is stunning....just a gorgeous work of art. I wish some of your talent would transfer through the blog world to ME!

  4. aww Kim this is how you added the sequins..

  5. Gorgeous card, love the sequins on your tree! Thanks for playing with us at Merry Monday!

  6. What a gorgeous Christmas card!! Love the added sequins on the tree and the twine/button touch.

  7. OH. MY. GOODNESS. is right! This card is stunning! Absolutely not a mistake Kim! You can use any theme you wish.

    So glad you played along again!!! :)

  8. This is gorgeous! So snowy and sparkly and fabulous.

  9. What a wonderful color! I love the sweet simplicity and peace of this card! Thanks, Kim, for sharing it with us at Merry Monday!

  10. Gorgeous! Love this - so many wonderful details!

  11. Love the two toned Christmas Kim, just beautiful!

  12. WOW, Kim your card is absolutely gorgeous. I love every little detail. So happy you joined us this month at Merry Monday.

  13. Gorgeous card!!!
    Love the colours you used and the way you layered your stamps!
    And the sequins add sooo much to the card.
    The stitched edges are gorgeous!!!
    Mary Beth uses this die too a lot and I love how it gives every card that extra!


  14. Wowza ... absolutely stunning. Love those stamps in this color.

  15. Such a lovely Christmas card, just so beautiful, soft and very peaceful.

  16. Love this. Perfect colors for a Christmas card. Love the twine and sequins too. Wonderful. Bev


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