Dec 9, 2013

SNSS: Grunge Elements


Good morning!

Today is Day 3 for Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps' December release blog hops!  Today we are featuring the fun new Grunge Elements stamp set!

httpwwwsweetnsassystampscomgrunge-elements-clear-stamp-set


For my first card today, I stamped a rainbow of ink swatches with one of the images in the set using Stampin Up's inks.  I love the coverage I get with their new ink formulation with clear stamps.  I didn't add much else to the card besides stitching and a white satin ribbon so the colors would really pop against the white and black card stocks.


I'm sorry my main photo of my second card seems to be a bit blurry. I didn't realize that until it was too late to retake it for my blog post today... sorry about that!  At least my second photo seems to be a bit better focused.

I used another ink spotch image and another sentiment from the set for this second card along with the Kindness stamp set and coordinating die images, just like I did on one of yesterday's card.  Once again, you see I was drawn to turquoise and white for my card - what can I tell you, I LOVE this color right now in the bleak, cold wintery weather we are having right now in the upper midwest!  Some washi tape, ruffle ribbon and caribbean solid baker's twine finished off my monochromatic card.


Here's more information about today's featured stamp set:

  • Includes 9 images and 3 sentiments
  • Word "art" measures approximately 1.5" x .75"
  • Designed by Korin Sutherland
  • Stamp - $26
Check out some of the fabulous samples made by our talented DT in the thumbnails below.

Be sure to leave a comment of each of the blogs along your journey because we're giving away (4) $15 store credits (1 winner will be chosen from each of the 4 blog hops).

The deadline to comment for a chance to win is midnight EST Friday, December 13th.  The list of winners will be announced on our website homepage by Monday, December 16th.

Thanks so much for joining us!  Enjoy the hop!
Jessica



12 comments:

Donna Whitten said...

Both of your cards are just lovely! I love the pretty colors on your first card and the sentiment on your second card.

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Beautiful cards. TFS

Steffi said...

Wow - the first of your cards is sooo amazing. The colors and the classic style makes it so beautiful!

Sue D said...

Wonderful choice of colors on the first and I like the composition on the second one.

Amy Marshall said...

Love both of your cards. Love how you did the colors on the first card and the button on the ribbon.

Julie S. said...

Your cards are both gorgeous!

Maxine D said...

Stunning cards Jessica - now that set is another "need" on my list. :-)
Blessings
Maxine

Sabrina said...

Beautiful cards!!

Cynthia said...

Lovely designs, Jessica. You've shown the versatility of the new Grunge set well!

Loly Borda-Towery said...

Both are gorgeous Jessica! I especially love the sentiment on the first one. TFS

Indy said...

Love how bright and colorful the first card is! Your second card has great details--stitching, twine, washi tape...fabulous!

Iris said...

Love the stripes and colors.
isoscia at aol dot com

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