Very Vintage Hostess Set with Heat Embossing & Collage Stamping

Simple stamping and heat embossing are the techniques used on my Stamp Club project today. I’ve used the Very Vintage Hostess Stamp Set with a few fun color variations.

This first pair of cards was made with Pool Party and Coastal Cabana Cardstock. The blues really seemed to pair so nicely with the elegant, vintage look of the images in this set.

Card made with the Very Vintage Hostess Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!. This is a club project and is also available through my Free Card Kits Program.

I created somewhat of a collage background with the black images and then heat embossed the white images over the top.

Card made with the Very Vintage Hostess Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!. This is a club project and is also available through my Free Card Kits Program.

A few different ribbons were used on today’s cards. It was fun to play with various options. This first card features the Shimmer Black Ribbon.

Card made with the Very Vintage Hostess Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!. This is a club project and is also available through my Free Card Kits Program.

On the card below I used the Silver Edge Ribbon and colored it with the Light and Dark Smoky Slate Blends Alcohol Markers. I tried to create somewhat of an ombre effect here although its pretty subtle. The video ahead includes a mini tutorial for producing this Ombre effect on the ribbon.

Card made with the Very Vintage Hostess Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!. This is a club project and is also available through my Free Card Kits Program.

For this next pair of cards I couldn’t help myself but choose a more vibrant pair of colors.

I just love the contrast of the black with the two greens. I’ve used the Lemon Lime Twist and NEW Granny Apple Green color for the cardstock here. I adore both of these greens! Again, I’ve used two different ribbons, the Shimmer Black Ribbon and the Gold Edge Ribbon which pairs so nicely with the greens.

Card made with the Very Vintage Hostess Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!. This is a club project and is also available through my Free Card Kits Program.

While the greens don’t make me think vintage, I just love this look with the Very Vintage Stamp Set. There’s something really fun about the contrast in style.

Card made with the Very Vintage Hostess Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!. This is a club project and is also available through my Free Card Kits Program.

Thanks for spending some time with me today. I hope you’ve enjoyed my project with the Very Vintage Stamp Set! For all the details check out my video just ahead. I’ve included some fun alternative ribbon colors using the Blends Alcohol Markers too!

Here’s the Video Tutorial for this project:

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You don’t have to find a group of people as that’s been done for you, AND you get to receive hostess benefits once during the club cycle.

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Current Hostess Code: HEGSEX76

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Project Dimensions:

  • Basic Black Card Body: 5-½” x 8-½”
  • Pool Party or Lemon Lime Twist Layer: 4″ x 5-¼”
  • Coastal Cabana or Granny Apple Green Layer: 4” x 4-¼”
  • Basic Black Layer: 3-¾” x 4”
  • Smoky Slate Layer: 3-½” x 3-¾”
  • Whisper White Inside Panel 3-” x 5-

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Comments

  1. Megan Bogle says

    My first ” Stampin’ Style” was vintage and I’m very excited to see it’s return. Love the way you coupled it with collage stamping. The white embossing on top is the perfect accent. Always love to see your ideas Melissa!

    • Melissa Kerman says

      Thanks so much Megan! I often neglect the hostess sets but just loved this one immediately because of the Vintage Style. Thanks for taking the time to comment!!!

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