Working with the Smoky Slate, I'm finding that it really has a silvery quality - it really does almost read as a metallic paper. Very cool.
Finally, to answer a question I received, NO, I did not include envelopes with all my swaps! I made one for the card I kept for myself, to photograph for you all! Remember my mantra - NO NAKED ENVELOPES!
Off this morning for a home office tour with my wing-girl - we can't wait! Then, opening session tonight - woo hoo! I was amused to read in my horrible-scope this morning that I am advised to not try to do too much today
Chalk Talk stamp set; Smoky Slate, Whisper White & Crushed Curry CS; Eastern Elegance DSP; Coastal Cabana & Crushed Curry inks; Needlepoint Border embossing folder; Chalk Talk Framelits; 1" Square punch (for flagging the DSP strips); Basic Jewel Rhinestones.