When I first got the request I immediately knew I'd use red and gold, but I didn't have anything stamp or die-cut related to China or CNY. Enter in Cameo and vinyl!!
It is really hard to show that the cuts are indeed GOLD, but you can see the gorgeous detail I got, and then since it's basically a sticker, I just adhered it to the cardstock.
Here's another version:
This is more traditional with the CNY lanterns.
Lastly, this is a thank you for a Yoga teacher made with the same supplies, but just a different color-scheme.