On Wednesday we explored the new colors that are in the Stampin’ Up! Brights Collection. Today, I am sharing the Stampin’ Up! Abstract Impressions 2-step stamped card. We are also going to look at 5 more new colors that are part of the Subtles Collection.
The Abstract Impressions 2-step card is an easy, yet makes elegant cards. Today’s project also uses the coordinating Springtime Impressions Thinlit dies. I am not normally a “subtles” color kind of stamper, but these colors are so pretty and I am sure you will see me using them more. Once again I have a video for you that is filled with a ton of stamping tips. Not only for making these 2-step cards, but also for using the Big Shot with detailed dies and how to adhere them to your card. Make sure to watch the whole video, it’s jam packed!
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New Colors in the Subtles Collection
These are the colors that are new in the Subtles collection: Petal Pink, Soft Sea Foam, Mint Macaron, Balmy Blue and Highland Heather. They go very well together, but will also pair nicely with existing colors in and out of this collection.
Cards Made With Abstract Impressions
To show off these new colors, I am using the Abstract Impressions stamp set and Springtime Impressions Thinlits bundle. Remember, when you buy a bundle you save 10%. I started out making each card monochromatic as I have been to show off the new colors, but then in the insides I mixed and matched colors, but stuck to just these 5 new colors!
- Card Base: 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″
- Front Layer: 4″ x 5 1/4″
- 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ piece to cut out flowers
- Whisper White: 4″ x 7/8″
- Basic Black: 4″ x 1″
- Inside: Whisper White: 5 1/4″ x 4″
- All supplies used are shown at the bottom of the post
Don’t forget the inside:
Abstract Impressions 2-step stamped card
Other 4 Cards:
Make sure to watch the video for tips on adhere the die cut piece to the front of the card!
New Colors in the Brights Collection
The other day I shared this project that featured the 5 colors that are new in the Brights Collection. If you missed that post, CLICK HERE to go back. I have all the card details as well as a video showing how to make this card.
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Products Used To Make Today’s Card
Here are the products I used on the card today. You can click on any of the pictures to go to my online store and order what you need to make today’s project!