Also if you have nail polish around, you can use that to color your brads. I have heard the enamel shine gives it an awesome look.
Starbucks has some really pretty designs in their brochures that they have. I have used them with my punches and the coffee theme pics are great to send to your coffee loving friends!
Of course, now that I have read this, I will probably go to jail for using their stuff on cards. Please write me if I do!!