Thursday, 14 June 2012

its vintage time again

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.I am running behind with everything this week as the plasterer is coming next week on my day off so we really need to sort our bedroom out.I also have another craft fair this Sunday so todays card is a quick one.The wonderful vintage girl i have used is available for free along with many others from Blanca`s blog - Magic Moonlight.
If you like vintage you will be spoilt for choice.
I am entering my card into the following challenges:
1.Wild orchid challenge - Challenge 52 - Anything goes
2.The paper shelter - Challenge 68 - Anything goes
3.Cheery Lynn design challenge - Challenge 32 - Roses
Products used are:
Cream pearl card
First edition paper - Boho chic which has been painted with pva and cosmic shimmer gold pearl paint and then scrunched up and distress ink vintage photo rubbed all over.
Cotton scrim
Cheery lynn fanciful flourish
Marianne design corner
Wild orchid crafts roses and asters
Pearl shimmer spray
Free vintage image - see link above
Tim holtz distress tool

 She is so beautiful and prints off really well.

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, means a lot :D
Luv Coops.xx

75 comments:

cardsmadebymarlene.blogspot.com said...

Stunning card cooops, the image is gorgeous. Marlene

Susan Flynn said...

What a pretty card coops the image is just gorgeous! Don't envy you with the work going on in your house - hope it gets done smoothly and not too much mess! Hugs Susan x

Doreen said...

Beautiful Coops,love the image and gorgeous layout.xxx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really gorgeous, I love the textures and the flowers, flourishes and image are all so beautiful
Lindsay xx

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Beautiful card, love the flowers such beautiful colours, and gorgeous image
Margaret

Amanda said...

Fab vintage card, love that image. Hugs, Amanda x

Caroline said...

Morning beautiful card love the image and the design and colours are gorgeous. Have a good day. Caroline xxx

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie this is so sweet hugs pops x x x

justforyoupapercrafts said...

Gosh this is so gorgeous....the whole vintage look is so delicious....Good luck with the work in your house i'm sure it will be worth the upheaval :) xxx

sue - aka bearhouse said...

Oh my goodness, this card is so beautiful. The image is gorgeous and I love those flowers and flourishes
Hugs Sue

Sue said...

Morning Nic,gorgous card.Good luck with your sort out.
Hugs Sue xx

Jackie said...

More stunning cards since my last visit coops, I am having to come in by several back doors at the moment but I finally got here :o)
Jackie xx

Ladock girl said...

This card is beautiful coops and those flowers you use are amazing I must get some of those. Love Linda xxx

Sandra H said...

Hi Coop's Your card is so beautiful the image is so adorable and the surrounding embellishments are gorgeous:)x

Sue said...

Aww this is gorgeous Coops! what a wonderful vintage photo! The roses, leaf swirls and scrim are perfect!! it's a stunning vintage card!!
Hope you have a lovely day!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Stunning creation hun, love those flowers!
Hugs Shell xx

Joey said...

Coops this is just beautiful! Joey x

Aud said...

Really nice coops love the vintage look, and image is great for this type of card. Aud x

Denise and Louise said...

Stunning vintage card. Love that gorgeous image and all those beautiful flowers.
Hugs
Denise xx

Sally said...

A stunning vintage card Nic & such a sweet image. The flowers & scrim are perfect. I wish you luck with the plasterer, sounds messy.
Sally x

Kathleen said...

This is gorgeous Coops, what a fabulous image. She looks amazing.
Hugs
Kat xx

Marilyn said...

Gorgeous... love all the texture and flowers and you are right, that's a lovely image.

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Gorgeous and beautiful card Nic
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Christine L said...

Hi Nic

Oooh this is a gorgeous vintage type card.... love how you've embellished it! Where do you get the cotton scrim from? Must try to get some!

Thanks for the link - I have lots of ephemera on my PC as I used to do lots of vintage cards.... but I'll definitely been downloading some from here too!

Hugs
Christine x
PS... Comment box still only appearing off and on..

catherine said...

Stunning card Nic and lovely vintage image there. Flowers are fab
x catherine

meeshka said...

Hi Coops! Tried to post here twice already on my phone but it just wouldn't have it! Stoopid thing! LOL!
Well, can I just say this is such a gorgeous creation! Love the beautiful image you've used and the lovely flowers and textures round it up all nicely!
Thanks so much for popping by my blog and leaving the lovely comments love. I do appreciate them and that I'm even remembered! LOL!

Hugs, Meesh. XX

Creations by Shirl said...

Picture perfect! Great vintage flair to your card....

Debbie said...

Fabulous vintage card Coops. Love the flowers and image.
Debbie x

Vicky said...

Stunning, she is really gorgeous and I just love those flowers


hugs Vicky x x x

Dangina Martinez said...

Fabulous!

Andrea C said...

Very vintage and very gorgeous x

kraftyk said...

Stunning card Coops, love the image, beautiful flowers and flourishes.
Fabulous
Hugs Kim xx

craftymum said...

one word....STUNNING!!!
hugs Sarah x

xxxtglxxx said...

This is beautiful Nic.

Our challenge this week on Cheery Lynn is Roses, and we have a monthly prize this time too :)

gorgeous image, I have checked out the site is wonderful! :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

crafty-stamper said...

Stunning card and image I love how you use cottons scrim and your flowers are gorgeous
carol x

jo said...

Oooo, Coops, that's fab!Stunning image.
Hugs Jo x

Sarah said...

Beautiful card Coops, love the muted colours and all the flowers x

Sarah said...

Beautiful card Coops, love the muted colours and all the flowers x

Netty said...

wow this is such an awesome card Coops, fabulous work, x

Alessandra said...

wowzer, this is really gorgeous, I just adore the vintagy style which I found so hard to create!
Hugs, Alessandra

Vicky said...

So gorgeous Coops...love the vintage image and all your lovely flowers too hun :o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Faye said...

Wow, this is fantastic! It has a lovely vintage feel, I know that's the point, but it's lovely, nonetheless. xx

Lyndsey Marie said...

Lovely card, love the fabulous image and gorgeous papers. Beautiful flowers and details so gorgeous.
Lyndsey xx

PAC CHARITY CARDS said...

Beautiful card coops

Caz

Mau xx said...

This is Stunning Coops, what a gorgeous card. I love every single thing about it.
Huge hugs Mau xx

Jules said...

Hi Coops

Even what you call quick cards are super beautiful.

Such a gorgeous picture and stunning flowers.

You do so many different styles .. .. all wonderfully.

Love Jules xx

Gemma said...

wow this is so beautiful, what gorgeous images! x

Inkypinkydelights said...

Another great card! I love those images too Nic and there is such a lovely choice too! Judy x

amanda stokes said...

Hi Coops,
Beautiful card,lovely image and flowers :) x

Wendy Fraser said...

Such a gorgeous vintage card, so beautifully embellished xx

pinky said...

Wow its a gorgeous take on vintage Coops. You sound pretty stressed mrs, take it easy:)

stacky said...

Your card is absolutely stunning I love everything about it x
Thank you for the link to such an amazing vintage blog x

Jennifer said...

Oh wow Nic....beautiful! xx Jenny xx

Sandy Hulsart said...

So elegant and gorgeous! Good luck and thanks for joining in on the fun at Cheery Lynn Designs challenge blog.

Maria said...

Fab vintage card!
Hugs,

Maria B.

Alyce said...

Coops this is just so stunning! I absolutely love that image and the texture adds a really nice touch. You always create such beautiful cards :)

tilly said...

a gorgeous image and a fab card, hope the fair goes well
Tilly

Crafty Chris said...

wow wow wow this is stunning card a beautiful image and those roses are lusious, a beautiful design.
Chris x

Heidi said...

Beautiful card nic, i am so not good at the vintage style so love it when i see a good one. hugs heid x

xxxtglxxx said...

Just popping back to say thanks so much for joining us at Cheery Lynn Designs this week too hun,

hugs

xxalisonxx

xxxtglxxx said...

Just popping back to say thanks so much for joining us at Cheery Lynn Designs this week too hun,

hugs

xxalisonxx

xxxtglxxx said...

Just popping back to say thanks so much for joining us at Cheery Lynn Designs this week too hun,

hugs

xxalisonxx

Mrs F said...

Beautiful vintage card Coops, love the image.

Have a great day xx

Julie said...

So beautiful, Nics - gorgeously vintage! Juliexx

Katina said...

WOW!! How beautiful!!
xx

Little K Smith said...

This is stunning hun, a beautiful image and the colours are sooooo yummy :)
Kelly.x

Martinas Welt said...

Oh, oh...such a Vintage Beauty! You are really perfect with all styles!!
Hugs,
Martina

jules said...

wow stunning Coops!!

Kianel said...

Beautiful card!
Thanks for playing along at Cheery Lynn designs challenge this week!
Love, Kianel.

Kianel said...

Beautiful card!
Thanks for playing along at Cheery Lynn designs challenge this week!
Love, Kianel.

Kianel said...

Beautiful card!
Thanks for playing along at Cheery Lynn designs challenge this week!
Love, Kianel.

Dawn's Craft Place said...

This is stunning!
So glad you could share with us at
Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge
Good Luck!

coldwaters2 said...

Awesome vintage card Nic, this style is my all time favourite, the colours, flowers and design look so beautiful.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Jodi said...

This is just beautiful!!! Thank you for playing along with us at Cheery Lynn Designs!

Bente said...

Wonderful card, thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter challenges this week.
Hugs, Bente