Way back in August, Kaitlyn posted some beautiful Thank You cards with a pink and gold color scheme. At the time, I thought that was a very unique combination of colors. Then a few days ago, I saw a calendar at Target with a similar color combo.
Now for a true confession: I don't like gold. I don't own a single piece of gold jewelry and I certainly don't use gold very much in my creative projects. So when the Occasions Mini catalog was released and I spotted all those gold products, my reaction was less than enthusiastic.
I always try to embrace new trends, so this is my attempt to give gold a great big hug.
I started by embossing a small strip of the gold foil sheet with the Decorative Dots embossing folder (coming soon). For the background, I used the folder to emboss a piece of Very Vanilla card stock, then lightly rub the raised dots with the Encore Gold ink pad.
You'll see that I used a lot of new products on this card: