The first cards uses Wild Wasabi embossing powder. Stampin' Up now has embossing powder available in several colors. I love the variety of the different colors!
Stamp Sets - My Friend
Cardstock - So Saffron, Early Espresso, Wild Wasabi, Whisper White
Inks - Early Espresso, Versamark
Accessories - Wild Wasabi Embossing Powder, Wild Wasabi Ribbon, Crafters Tool Kit, Stampin' Dimensionals
The second card creates a "quilt" of designer series paper. I think it turned out pretty cute!
Stamp Sets - Vintage Vogue
Cardstock - Soft Suede, Baja Breeze, Not Quite Navy, Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla, Elegant Soiree DS Paper
Ink - Not Quite Navy, Soft Suede
Accessories - Elegant Lines Embossing Folder, 1" Square Punch, Stampin' Dimensionals