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Monday, 21 July 2014

Vintage Christmas

Good morning everyone & a very Happy Monday to you all!
Today sees the start of a new challenge over at
Ooh La La Creations, where the theme this time is
Here's my card!


I love vintage Christmas cards, so I had a go at this!
The image & papers are from the Passion for Fashion CD rom,
available in the Ooh La La Creations shop here
I did add one other paper, the musical one, which is from
Papermania. I punched a  border on that one using a Tonic, 
Fleur De Lys punch. I did a bit of inking with Vintage Lace distress ink too.
The design of my card is based on this sketch 



I added a ribbon frame to the topper. 
The ribbon & lace are from my stash as is the button,


I haven't done anything to the inside of this card yet, I was
aware of the sky darkening & didn't want to miss the best of the light.
Hope you like it!

I'd like to enter this card in the following challenges:
My Sheri Crafts - Christmas In July
Creative Corner - Love Of Ribbon
Fussy & Fancy - It's All About Girls
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes
4 Krafty Girlz - Anything Goes
Charisma Cardz - Anything Goes
A Song In Your He{Art} - Three Times A Lady
Creative Moments - Anything Goes/Use 1 Flower

25 comments:

jane stillman said...

What a gorgeous card Dawn, love the image and papers x

Sylvia Anderson said...

This is lovely, I really like your colour choice.... Timeless xxx

Linda Simpson said...

WOW this is stunning Dawn, love the image and embellishments.
Hugs
Linda xxx

cotnob said...

A gorgeous vintage make Dawn, I love your image and papers.
Pauline
x

Tracy said...

Hey Dawn, this is really beautiful...I am a huge vintage fan so this is right up my street. Love the image and papers xx

Desire Fourie said...

Oh wow this a beautiful vintage Christmas design. Just love how the background is the same as the focus image.
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Kathy S said...

Dawn, your vintage christmas card is perfect for the Try Stampin' on Tuesday Sketch. I love the gorgeous ribbon and your distressing of the card. Pattern papers are lovely too. Thanks so much for entering your card at Try Stampin' on Tuesday. We appreciate you stopping by and hope to see you again soon.

Kate M said...

Love this vintage Christmas card - the gorgeous ribbon and lace go together so well and finish off the design to perfection! Super card.
xx

Avril Ann said...

Fantastic, must get my hands on that CD, great image and very Vintage, Dawn, hugs hun xxx

stampwithamyk said...

Just beautiful! I love the colors and the designer papers, perfect holiday card! Thanks for joining us at Try Stampin' on Tuesday. Hope to see you again soon!

Marge said...

Thanks so much for sharing your ELEGANT Christmas card with us @ My Sheri Crafts!!!

Dortesjs said...

this is so lovely and very vintage

Cat's sCrap said...

Magnificent vintage project. Fabulous knot and beautiful lace. Congratulations !

Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz.

Hugs from France.
Catherine.

KarinsArtScrap said...

this is a very beautiful vintage card Dawn.
Gr Karin

Michelle J M said...

A really beautiful vintage card Dawn. Love the way you framed your image with ribbon, it looks fabulous. Thanks for your lovely comments on mine. I don't do "vintage" very well (nor "shabby chic" or "steam punk" for that matter!!!). Hugs Michelle x

Sandra H said...

Dawn your card and vintage image is stunning x

mags said...

A beautiful vintage card Dawn.Love the stunning image.
Mags
x

NanaConnie said...

WOW, incredible topper, Dawn! Love the ribbon and the lace, especially in the flower. The brown of the ribbon is so spectacular with the vintage Christmas colors. I'll have to remember that. Magnificent triple bow!

Eileen Dobson said...

Such an elegant card, gorgeous. Thanks for sharing it with us over at Creative Moments.

Anne said...

Dawn what gorgeous soft colours and love that bow
xxx

Tonnie Deijkers said...

I love this card thanks for joining us at sister act this week and good luck
Hugs Tonnie DT

aussie aNNie said...

Dawn this is absolutely stunning, love the vintage look and your bow is gorgeous.xxx
♥aNNie The Journey is the Start

P.G. Lamb said...

Your vintage Christmas card is so pretty! Thanks for sharing it with us at My Sheri Crafts.

Amanda Phillips said...

She is so very elegant! Thank you for sharing your creations with us over at ASIYH!

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Beautiful card!!! So sorry I'm late with my comments.I thought I had these done. Thanks so much for participating in our A SONG IN YOUR HE{ART} challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
~DEANNE~
A Little Bit O' Paper