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Old 06-16-2015, 07:11 PM   #1  
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Default Looking for the most fade resistant black or dark card stock

I want to buy the most light fast or fade resistant "smooth" black and dark colored card stock. but I don't know which are the best . No black will be totally light fast but I am sure there must be some that resist fading more than others .

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I really like Neenah Epic Black cardstock (their Red Pepper is great too!) I get the Linen finish but I'm pretty sure it comes in Smooth. The black is REALLY black and I haven't seen any fading.l
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I have several dark colors from GinaK (including black), and have not noticed any problems with fading. My papers are stored away from windows out of direct light though.
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I really like Neenah Epic Black cardstock (their Red Pepper is great too!) I get the Linen finish but I'm pretty sure it comes in Smooth. The black is REALLY black and I haven't seen any fading.l

Since cardstock production has changed so much in recent years, finding REALLY black has been driving me crazy. Did you order it over the internet Nancy? I would love to buy some!
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Since cardstock production has changed so much in recent years, finding REALLY black has been driving me crazy. Did you order it over the internet Nancy? I would love to buy some!
I agree ! Lately most of the black card stock I see looks like the color of black dockers that were washed a gazillion times .
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Since cardstock production has changed so much in recent years, finding REALLY black has been driving me crazy. Did you order it over the internet Nancy? I would love to buy some!
I did, I think from paperandmore.com, but I will double check when I get home (I'm at office)

You know, if you private message me your address I can mail you a little sample!
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