Nov 11 2010

Stamp Simply #165 – Non Traditional Christmas Colors

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Non-traditional Christmas Colors — I know I do this every year, but it’s a personal favorite of mine! Let’s make Christmas cards or projects today in NON-traditional Christmas colors. So that means NO typical red and green. Personal favorites of mine for Christmas are Bashful Blue, Amethyst, Celery, Pink or Rose. Can’t WAIT to see YOUR favorites!!!

Anyone is welcome and invited to play! SCS Keywordis ssnotime165 for those who upload at SCS. There is no time limit. You can play this challenge anytime at all. The point is to keep it simple, quick and have fun!!!

And if YOU play along, be sure to link to Mr. Linky below so we can easily find you. Please link the direct post, not your blog, for ease in finding the proper creation!

Check out the fabsamples for today’s challenge on the blogs of the Stamp Simply Challenge DT:

Claudia Rosa: Pretty Pressings- November Guest Designer

DebNeerman: Paper, Ink, Scissors & StampsNOT playing today.

Barbara Anders: Paper Pursuits

Jenny Gropp: One Krafty Kat

Janine Orchard: 2bKrafty

AJ Otto: The Willow Garden

Deb Saaranen: Dream In Color

Barb Schram: Explore. Dream. Discover

Please bear with us all as we each upload and link on Thursday night. Everyone should be up and set by Friday morning.

You may see all SCS Gallery Submissions here.

And here’s my Christmas card in non-traditional colors for today:

I went with pink and white, clean and simple! I used a new CLING JustRite Set, Sparky and Friends, patterned paper from the Yuletide Mat Pad (available individually or in KIT form), a bow in Pink Tinsel Sheer made on the Bow Easy, one Kaiser Pink Rhinestone and I sparkled up the edge of the snowflake circle with a glue pen and SU Dazzling Diamonds.

Sparky and Friends – $19.95

Cling Mount Rubber — use with any standard acrylic block

All items available from The Stamp Simply Ribbon Store.

To order just email me at [email protected] with your list and your state/zip OR country and I’ll get back to you with an invoice. Thanks!

You can see all KITS here.

You can view all ribbons available here.

You can view individual paper pads, supplies and JustRite stamps here.

You can view the Just Rite Cling stamps in stock here.

You can view all toolsused here.

You can view Odds-N-Ends for sale here.

You can see/read about the CLEAR BOXES here and here.

You can view Verve stamps here.

You can view Wordsworth stamps here.

You can view Primas here.


CURRENT SALES: 25% off all CHRISTMAS JustRite stamps in their original line (not CLING), through Nov. 15.

PLEASE NOTE: My supply of K & Co products is beginning to dwindle down, and as it isno longer available by the manufacturer for this season, I’m not able to get much more. Here’s a super fun and simple Christmas card idea by Michelle Woerner using Glad Tidings, and Barb Schram’s link above for today’s challenge uses Yuletide. You can see all the K & Company products I have on this page.


Thanks much for stopping in again! I always appreciate your visits.Wishing you a wonderful weekend ahead! I’ll be back soon — many thanks for stopping in!

16 responses so far

16 Responses to “Stamp Simply #165 – Non Traditional Christmas Colors”

  1. Diane Ahlers says:

    I love all the pink on christmas cards this year. It’s so different, but beautiful!

  2. Deb Saaranen says:

    Pink and red are so good together…unexpected, but marvelous!

  3. Janine says:

    Just lovely Sharon!! Have a fabulous weekend!!

  4. Susan Z says:

    Sinple yet very elegant… I like it!

  5. Jerri Kay says:

    A perfect CAS, non-traditional Christmas card Sharon!

  6. Bev J. says:

    What pretty paper-love the card.

  7. Sue (suen) says:

    Thanks for the challenge, Sharon! I love non-traditional colors for holiday cards! Pink is one of my favorites!

  8. Just gorgeous, Sharon! Love that simple sentiment along with that fabulous paper!

  9. barb schram says:

    Love, love the snowflake!!! Such a nice touch with the glitter around the edges! The tinsel ribbon has become one of my fav this holiday! Have a great weekend, Sharon!

  10. Sharri says:

    Beautiful card! I love the colors and the glitter with the snowflake! Thank you for the fun challenge.

  11. Donna Polley says:

    I used some colors from some papers I really like.
    I hope you like it.

  12. Lelia Pierce says:

    Beautiful card, Sharon! I love that sentiment! I couldn’t find Mr. Linky or figure out how to get my card into the appropriate gallery. :o/ Here’s the link to my creation anyway! :O)


  13. Silke Ledlow says:

    Fab challenge Sharon and your card is just beautiful!!! Here is my idea….

    Have a great day! Hugs ~S~

  14. Babs says:

    Beautiful card, and a fab colour

    Babs x

  15. Jenny Gropp says:

    Lovely, Sharon! That pink is a perfect compliment to the DP!

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