Yesterday Stampin' Up! made an exciting announcement about some changes they are making to their color lineup. They have modified the groups into collections (instead of families) and brought some old favorites back and added some new and exciting colors to the collections as well. The news from Stampin' Up!:
"At Stampin’ Up!®, color is part of our identity. It’s fundamental to your ability to create and be creative. That also means that it’s important for you to be able to stay up-to-date with the trends in color to keep both your artwork fresh and exciting. That’s why we’ve worked to present you with the Color Renovation—a refreshing, updated color palette! The new color collections combine current colors with previous In Colors, and five new colors. These luscious collections give you new and vibrant choices, keeping your papercrafting passion original and exciting. Mix and match for your favorite combinations, and make the Color Renovation work for you!"
IN-COLORS (OLD & NEW) making it into the core lineup: Melon Mambo, Pacific Point, Rich Razzleberry, Tangerine Tango, River Rock, Soft Suede, Riding Hood Red, Pink Pirouette, Baja Breeze, Wild Wasabi
Welcoming 5 new colors to the core lineup: Daffodil Delight (sunny yellow), Early Espresso (dark brown like coffee), Cajun Craze (a rustic orange), Cherry Cobbler (deep red), Marina Mist (perfect medium shade of blue)
BRIGHTS: Regal Rose, Melon Mambo, Rich Razzleberry, Pacific Point, Tempting Turquoise, Old Olive, Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie, Tangerine Tango, Real Red
NEUTRALS: River Rock, Chocolate Chip, Soft Suede, Early Espresso, Crumb Cake (formerly Kraft), Sahara Sand, Very Vanilla, Whisper White, Basic Gray, Basic Black
REGALS: Elegant Eggplant, Night of Navy, Not Quite Navy, Always Artichoke, Garden Green, More Mustard, Cajun Craze, Riding Hood Red, Cherry Cobbler, Bravo Burgandy
SUBTLES: Pink Pirouette, Pretty In Pink, Rose Red, Perfect Plum, Marina Mist, Bashful Blue, Baja Breeze, Wild Wasabi, Certainly Celery, So Saffron
SAYING FAREWELL JULY 1: Pink Passion, Pixie Pink, Pale Plum, Orchid Opulence, Lovely Lilac, Lavender Lace, Almost Amethyst, Bordering Blue, Brocade Blue, Ballet Blue, Brilliant Blue, Taken with Teal, Glorious Green, Handsome Hunter, Sage Shadow, Mellow Moss, Green Galore, Gable Green, Barely Banana, Yoyo Yellow, Summer Sun, Apricot Appeal, Only Orange, Really Rust, Ruby Red, Cameo Coral, Blush Blossom, Creamy Caramel, Close to Cocoa, Going Gray, Crushed Curry, Bermuda Bay, Dusty Durango
2010/2011 In-Colors: There will be 5 additional In-Colors starting July 1 (I will have sneak peeks here during the month of June). The In-Colors will now have a life span of 2 years instead of 1! :)
Now that you’ve seen the new color collections, you probably have a favorite color—or several—that you’re sad to see go. But look at the bright side: with any
retiring product, you make room for new and exciting product! And you have from now until June 30 to stock up on card stock, ink and ink refills on your favorite colors before they are gone. After June 1, it will be while supplies last, so don't wait until the last minute to get your favorite colors!
Our fantastic new color collection will be available to everyone in the new 2010/2011 Idea Book and Catalog July 1. If you are a Demonstrator, you have the opportunity to order them June 1! Not a Demonstrator yet? Find out more benefits of joining my team here! I'd love to have you join me!