Thursday, 21 June 2012

Vintage mother

Good morning all.Thank goodness the plasterer is coming today, everywhere is so topsy turvy and its doing my nut in.I then need to redecorate the bedroom, the living room will have to wait until later in the year.So seeming as some of  my craft stuff has been rejigged about i still managed to grab my bigshot and a couple of dies and whip up todays card.My vintage style cards were the ones most popular at the craft fair so i need some more now, so heres one for a start.
I am entering this one into the following challenges:
1.Wild orchid crafts challenge - Challenge 52 - Anything goes (2nd entry)
2.Papertake weekly - Bingo - Diecut,Free,Glitter
3.Divas by design challenge - Challenge 40 - To `die` for

Products used are:
Cream card
Cream pearl card
Distress ink - vintage photo
Stickles stardust
Pearls from stash
Joy craft swirl die
Cherry lynn butterflies die
Wild orchid craft roses
Vintage image - free from Blanca at Mainland magic.
Inkylicious sentiment

 Close up of the gorgeous image.

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

66 comments:

Caroline said...

Morning absolutely gorgeous card love the image which is so soft and the layout is fabulous. Caroline xxx

Chrissy said...

Beautiful Coops, love the image, and the layout is gorgeous..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Christine L said...

Oooh it's beautiful Nic.... funnily enough, I used to sell lots of vintage ones too at the fairs I did on the Isle of Wight! I've got loads of vintage images if you want them..

Hugs
Christine x

Star said...

Beautiful image and great layout. Glad you did well at the fair
Eileen x

Jo Davies said...

Beautiful card Coops love the vintage feel of this card, Jo xxx

Marlene Atkinson said...

Absolutely gorgeous, love the image and the layout is gorgoeus. Marlene

Juls said...

wow this is just stunningly beautiful!!! Hugs Juls

maxine said...

Beautiful card very cute x

Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

Hi Coops, what a wonderful image, I love photos from that era and weren't they all so innocent too, just beautiful, Love how you embellished her too, Hugs, Teresa x

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Oh hun this is just stunning!!
Hugs Shell xx

sue - bearhouse said...

oh my goodness! This is stunning. the image colours and layout are all totally gorgeous. I love the vintage style too
Hugs Sue

Wishcraft said...

So gorgeous Nic! Lovely image and all your details are beautiful too :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous Coops, wow so romantic,love the image.xxx

Susan Flynn said...

Really beautiful Coops, easy to see why they were so popular! Hugs Susan x

Viv's Visuals said...

Another beauty Coops! x

Sheila said...

Stunning card and no Promarkers!! OMG enjoy your DIY - we been at our bathroom for months now and it just gets worse as each tile comes off!! Sheila:)X

amanda stokes said...

Hi Coops,
Gorgeous card,beautiful image and colours :) x

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Nic,the image and design are lovely.Hope all goes well with the plasterer.
Hugs Sue xx

CraftyLoops said...

Love it, love it, love it. This card is incredibly beautiful. I think I'd put it in a box frame and put in up on the wall of your newly decorated bedroom......once its done of course. Hopefully the plasterers get the job done quickly and mess free......if thats even possible, lol. Lee x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful vintage card Coop's I like everything about it!!!
Kevin xx

angelwhispers said...

Coops this is fab just love the picture you have used its adorable and so at home in all this yummy detail! Chanelle xxx

Inkypinkydelights said...

Love this Nic! I love these Magic Moonlight images and you really have done this one justice! Judy x

Mary J said...

Gorgeous coops! You are brilliant at vintage!

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Gorgeous card, lovely image and layout

Margaret

Rosietoes said...

Absolutely beautiful timeless card Coops. Love it.

Edna x

Sandra H said...

So beautiful is your card Coops:)x

cebelica said...

Oh my goodness, this must be one of the most beautiful vintage cards I've ever seen. You did an amazing job, carefully thought it through the very last detail. Stunning! Hugs! xx

Denise and Louise said...

This is gorgeous Coops. Such a beautiful image and perfect embellishments.
Hugs
Denise xx

Magic Moonlight said...

Beautiful Card and Thank You !
You really make my day!
for one moment I forget the reason
I enjoy sharing and posting on my blog
Is for people like You,
Blessings , Blanca.

Creations by Shirl said...

Another stunning image... Love that awesome vintage flair to that image.... great choices of colours..
Enjoy your day Coops~

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Hi Nic
A gorgeous and beautiful card love the image and fabulous colour's
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Gemma said...

gorgeous card hun I love those vintage images :) x

Janine said...

Lovely vintage style card Coops. So elegant.
Hope all goes well with the plastering.
Hugs, Janine xx

Aud said...

Very nice coops very vintage looking but a lovely card. Aud x

Sally said...

A stunning card Nic & a very beautiful image. You've matched everything perfectly, I love all the little pearls. I'm not surprised that vintage cards go down a treat at your craft fairs as they are very in vogue right now.
Sally x

Vicky said...

Totally gorgeous Coops ...:o)

big hugs Vicky xx

jo said...

Gorgeous card, Coops, fab image.
Hugs Jo x

kraftyk said...

Beautiful card Coops, love the gorgeous image, fab colour combo and layout,
hugs, Kim xx

downrightcrafty said...

stunning and classy vintage
Hugs Kate x

Little K Smith said...

A stunning card hun, what a gorgeous image, I love the colours and the roses are just beautiful :)
Kelly.x

Martinas Welt said...

Such a beautiful Vintage card Coops! No matter if funny, cute or Vintage your cards are just amazing!
Hugs,
Martina

June Nelson said...

Its so beatuiful darlin love the vintage look xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Beautiful. I have also found the vinatge ones go well, including the sewing ones.

Sue said...

Wow! this is stunning Coops! what a beautiful image. I love the whole vintage look and the gorgeous colours and embellies!
Hope the plastering went ok and you get your room sorted back to normal very soon !!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Sarah said...

This is absolutely beautiful Coops, so vintage, love the colours and layout x

Mau xx said...

Hi Coops, I can image your frustration with all the upset but it will soon be done and well worth it.xx
The card is Gorgeous! What a lovely image, and the colours and your flowers are Stunning.
Hugs Mau xx
hope our young man is ok x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Coops :-) the image is beautiful and the whole vintage look is stunning :-)

thanks for joining us on the Papertake Weekly Challenge :-)
luv
Lols x x x

Loopylou. said...

oh wow! how awesome is this coops?!!! what a stunning card hun. I love the gold and cream combo with the sparklies.
huge hugs Lou xxx

jules said...

Stunning card Coops!!!

Grenouille Greetings said...

Beautiful vintage card! Gorgeous flowers and lovely layout! Hugs, Lesley

catherine said...

Beautiful card Nic and a fantastic image. Bianca does a wonderful job sharing these images. Yours has been made beautifully and the colours are gorgeous
x catherine

Judi said...

WOW! What a GORGEOUS card! I see you haven't been allowing standards to slip while I've been away from blogland, lol. Hope to visit again soon, but have got really involved in sewing projects lately, and just haven't had any time for papercrafting. Hope all is good with you.

Judi xx

Linda said...

Gorgeous card and image xx

coldwaters2 said...

OMG Nic this is stunning, that image is awesome so are the flowers, colours and design, simply breathtaking.
Hugs
Lorraine x

xxxtglxxx said...

Nic, this is mesmerising! Stunning image, just gorgeous. Love your embellies and beautiful dies!

hugs

xxalisonxx

Anita said...

this is gorgeous Coops!

Alyce said...

Coops this is just so stunning! I love the beautiful image and all of your pretty embellies :)

Amanda said...

I can see why this would be popular it is absolutely stunning. Hugs, Amanda x

Elaine said...

STUNNING creation I adore this card its so beautiful well done Hugs Elaine

Elaine aka lainie on docrafts said...

Beautiful card I love it all and the image is so sweet.

Elaine x

crafty-stamper said...

what a stunnning card its gorgeous with abeautiful image (off to check out that site)love the lay out and the beautiful sentiment-lovely font and not forgetting those gorgeous flowers(did I mention i liked the card lol)
carol x

Laura said...

You are so talented Coops, it's amazing that you can make such different cards, vintage and then modern and quirky! I love this card, wouldn't know where to start making this!!
Laura xx

Margreet said...

Brilliant card....you've used lovely dies!....thanks for joining the Divas!
xxx Margreet

MagsB said...

Oh so, so beautiful!! This is such an amazing vintage card!

Best of luck with the house improvements, the dust will go eventually, honest!

love Mags B x

Molecraft said...

A beautiful vintage creation, love it...thanks for joining us at Divas!
Helen x

Bev said...

So pretty! Thanks so much for joining us at WOC this time x