Friday, August 10, 2012

Avery Elle release week day 1

Hello.  Today is the first day of the release week at Avery Elle.  This month, Avery Elle is releasing four new stamp set and four new card stock colors.  Today we are feature the fashionable new stamp set that I am really excited about - ikat.  Ikat is a dyeing technique used to pattern textiles that employs a resist dyeing process similar to tie-dye. You can click the link and learn more if you are interested. Here are some inspiration I found on pinterest.

For my first card today, I used the rainbow colors with one of the stamps.  The sentiment is from another set which we will showcase tomorrow.

For my second card, I stamped another ikat image in Fresh ink provincial grey and colored the center with Copic. The the panel was adhered to lemon grass card stock.

Check out the rest of the DT for more inspiration.
JJ Bolton
Heather Campbell
Kasia Curry

The products will go live in the store on the 14th.  Avery Elle is giving away $25 credit. Each entry will be a Facebook like, comment on the AE blog or any Design Team release week post.

Thanks for stopping by.

card1 :
cardstock: Avery Elle card stock white,
Stamp: Avery Elle ikat, blooming banner

Ink: Fresh ink mango, ginger, red current, lavendar, island, memento tuxedo black

card2 :
cardstock: Avery Elle card stock white, lemon grass
Stamp: Avery Elle ikat, framed font

Ink: Fresh ink provincial grey, basil, memento tuxedo black
other: Avery Elle ribbon in lemon grass

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JJ Bolton said...

So pretty Chunyuan! I love the rainbow one (of course:), but that green and gray card really catches my eye!! Love the ikat in gray!

Hope you have a great Friday and weekend!

Vera Yates (Ling) said...

Gorgeous!! I might have to go get some of those bright green cardstock. The gray green combo is delicious. :)

kasia c. said...

Chunyuan these are absolutely gorgeous!!

Melissa said...

What beautiful patterns and colors! Love these!! :)

Deb said...

Chunyuan, love these cards, girl! Awesome stuff!!!

Annette said...

oh i so love those patterns...fabulous card..

Miriam Prantner said...

These are beautiful, but that second card is just so stunningly elegant! Love the green you added!

Emily Leiphart said...

I love these cards, Chunyuan! The stamps look so cool. I like that they have a 'fuzzy' look to them!

Sue McRae said...

Fabulous cards, love these fun stamps!

June K said...

Beautiful cards. The light grey and bright green is lovely. Thanks for sharing inspiration from Pinterest.

Rose said...

love the funky bright first card and your second is beautiful :)

Lalo said...

SO SO SO awesome!!! Now I need this set!!!

lostinpaper said...

Fantastic use of these stamps Chunyuan! I really love the grey and green together, another clever design!

cards by cara said...

This is gorgeous - the grey one especially! What a unique set!

Karen B. said...

Simply gorgeous and amazing samples. Once again, your colors truly shine here along with that fab stamp set!