What’s NEW from Concord & 9th!

Hi friends! Happy Tuesday! Please welcome back the talented folks at Concord & 9th for some fabulous inspiration showcasing their brand new release for this month! Read on for more information, and enjoy!!

What's NEW from Concord & 9th!

We’re so excited about our newest May release at Concord & 9th! We have an exciting assortment of some summery products and some trendy products to share with you. We’ve made a card for each product bundle in the release…we hope you enjoy!

First up, the ode to geodes! Our Geode stamp & die bundle is playing on the fun trend of these beautiful rock formations.

What's NEW from Concord & 9th!

This card features the heart-shaped geode as the “rock” star. The open line makes for the perfect space to loosely watercolor in a cool blue/green palette. We used the larger geode design to subtly create a backdrop. Aside from a few minutes of watercoloring, this card came together relatively quickly and creates an impact!

What's NEW from Concord & 9th!

Next up, our Mix Tape stamp & die bundle! This is a fun summery, retro throwback to the days of making mix tapes for a friend. We thought through all the details of a cassette tape with this set but made sure the sentiments are great for any occasion.

What's NEW from Concord & 9th!

The card we made features color blocking with a yardstick in a classic chevron pattern. We used the fill-in stamps to finish off the cassette tape, then stamped some sentiments on the gray to add a little more depth to the background and it was complete. To make the cassette stand out a little more, we backed it with a piece a dark gray cardstock. This has been a really fun set!

What's NEW from Concord & 9th!

Our third bundle in the May line up is the Bold & Brushy stamp bundle. These two 4×8” sets are packed with so much goodness. A few years ago, we came out with Sophisticated Script and it has been a huge hit. We decided it was time to introduce a more playful hand-lettered look with Bold & Brushy script sets.

What's NEW from Concord & 9th!

For this card, we created a simple “Love you” card that uses both the upper and lower case fonts. It’s so simple to align and create custom sentiments for any type of card! If you love the hand-lettered look but haven’t quite been able to do it on your own, then you’ll want this set for sure!

What's NEW from Concord & 9th!

Last, but absolutely not least, we have our featured turnabout for the month with Retro Petals Turnabout stamp & STENCIL bundle. This month we included a coordinating stencil to go with our turnabout to use for various techniques. You can use the turnabout stencil all by itself, or replace one of the layers of your stamped image with embossing paste or other fun mediums.

The card was made using the stamp to create the background. We went with a summery palette of primary colors in soft tones. It created the perfect backdrop for the huge HUGS sentiment we made using the stencils. The corally yellow ombre was created simply with the stencil. We shifted the stencil ever so slightly down and right and used a black pen to perfectly cast a simple shadow on the word. This complex looking card came together in no time at all!

What's NEW from Concord & 9th!

Thanks for joining us today…and thank you to Simon Says Stamp for having us! We have been partners in crafting for a few years now and we love when we have a chance to collaborate. Hope these projects inspired you! Happy Crafting!

What's NEW from Concord & 9th!

SUPPLIES:

Concord & 9th RETRO PETALS TURNABOUT…
[ SSS ]
Concord & 9th RETRO PETALS TURNABOUT…
[ SSS ]
Concord & 9th GEODE Clear Stamp Set…
[ SSS ]
Concord & 9th GEODE Dies 10401
[ SSS ]
Concord & 9th MIX TAPE Clear Stamp…
[ SSS ]
Concord & 9th MIX TAPE Die 10398
[ SSS ]
Concord & 9th BOLD AND BRUSHY…
[ SSS ]
Concord & 9th BOLD AND BRUSHY Clear…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp WHITE CARDSTOCK 120…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Card Stock 100#…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Card Stock 100#…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Card Stock 100#…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Card Stock 100#…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Card Stock 100#…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Premium Dye Ink Pad…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Premium Dye Ink Pad…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Premium Dye Ink Pad…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Premium Dye Ink Pad…
[ SSS ]
Canson MONTVAL WATERCOLOR 9×12 Pad…
[ SSS ]
MISTI MEMORY MISTI PRECISION STAMPER…
[ SSS ]
Sizzix BIG SHOT PLUS MACHINE Gray And…
[ SSS ]
Tim Holtz Idea-ology JUTE STRING TH93139
[ SSS ]
Fiskars ALL PURPOSE Gray Silver 7…
[ SSS ]
Kokuyo LONG Dot Liner Adhesive Runner…
[ SSS ]
3M Scotch DOUBLE-SIDED FOAM TAPE…
[ SSS ]
03441 Fiskars PREMIUM CUT LINE Paper…
[ SSS ]

Thanks for stopping by and thanks to Concord & 9th for this fun combination of inspiration using their new products!

cardmaking blog grab bag

Blog Candy Alert!! Follow our blog via email and comment on this post for a chance to win special blog candy!

Congrats! Blog Candy Winners!

From: Inlay Die Cutting with a POP of color!: Danielle Dietz!
From: Prima + Julie Nutting = Gorgeous: Jackie Hedlund!
From: Amore Laura Fadora: Under the Sea Animals: Stacy Kowbel!
From: Fun Techniques with WOW! Embossing Powder!: Sharon Gullikson!

Please email Reed@SimonSaysStamp.com with the name of the blog you won from, the prize you won, and your address (if applicable) to redeem your prize(s)!

  1. I love this new release from Concord & 9th! Can’t wait to get my hands on the Bold & Brushy stamp set.

  2. Awesome new release, Concord & 9th always amaze me with their products!!! I love the cards, especially the one with the geode stamps and the Bold & Brushy script sets!

  3. Love the rock formations.
    Something new and different.
    thanks for the look at the
    new items.
    txmlhl(at)yahoo(dot)com

  4. Love the heart geode card, and the Mix Tape stamp set is so fun! I especially love the Retro Petals Turnabout stamp and stencil – the Japanese call that pattern Shippo or Seven Treasures – how apt!

  5. What a fun release! so many good stuff but I love Bold & Brushy script sets. Thanks for sharing these gorgeous cards.

  6. Fabulous new products – the tree ring stamp set is fantastic! Love the cards and especially the heart tree ring.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.