Thursday, 6 September 2012

Vintage best wshes

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.My day off today but i don`t think i will get much crafting time, too much the lovely lady who asked if i would be at the next craft fair in Cheadle, yes i will.It is next sunday, the 16th September (10am till 2pm).hth
So on to my card for today which is a vintage one, i love making these :D
I am entering my card into the following challenges:
1.Southern girls challenge - Challenge 52 - Its all about the flora
2.ABC challenge - W for Wishes
3.Sketchy colors challenge - Challenge 129 - Lena Katrines sketch
4.Everybody art challenge - Challenge 203 - Vintage
5,Papertake weekly - Anything goes
6.My mums craft shop challenge - Challenge 73 - Anything goes

Products used are:
White pearl card
Dovecraft papers
Distress ink - milled lavender
Pearls trims
White felt
Stickles stardust
Cherry lynn butterflies die and flower die(the white felt one)
WOC roses
Kaisercraft hummingbird stamp stamped over the paper
Distress tool
Free vintage image from Blanca`s blog (thanks hun)
Hot glue gun (very hot,i have burnt the tip of my thumb, ouch)

Close up of the beautiful image

And a sideways view.
I had so much fun making this, sticking all the little bits and bobs down but beware of hot glue
Thanks so much for popping by,means a lot :D


Anonymous said...

Wow Coops, your back at work already, where did that time go?

Beautiful card, love the image, it's very pretty. The glue gun sounds dangerous, best l avoid one l think :)

Have a nice day off xx

Sue said...

Gorgeous card and image Nic. Love all of the embellies.
Hugs Sue xx

Susan Flynn said...

Wow coops this is just stunning. Love the pearl border around her. I use a glue gun quite a bit and get covered with the blasted stuff! Hugs Susan x

Chrissy said...

She is beautiful Coops, such a gorgeous image and love the pearl trim, so pretty.


Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

This is gorgeous, love the pearls & the colours are perfect!
Hugs Shell xx

sassy said...

wow stunning card i love vintage too and never hardly made anything this image she is so gorgeous and i think i have her too......have a nice day off...sassyxxxx

Pop's Cards said...

Good morning sweetie this is just gorgeous, so beautiful, huggles Pops x x x

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous Coops....fabulous image and

Maria Therese said...

Love your card ♥

Elaine said...

I know all about hot glue guns I still have the mark on my hand ...oops !!
Your card is beautiful Coops what a gorgeous image so feminine and such wonderful details Hugs Elaine

Janette said...

Gorgeous card Nic and gorgeous image, so pretty.xx

Sarah said...

Hi ya, am finally re-surfacing from the school holidays and catching up on all your gorgeous creations!

Love the vintage look to this the pearls and image are just beautiful.

Has Little/Big man had his first day back yet? Hope it went well if he has. Emily went back yesterday and didn't want to come home!!

Looking forward to being a more regular visitor again.


Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Absolutely stunning, I love the vintage image and the pretty layout and those pearls look amazing
Lindsay xx

Viv's Visuals said...

Just beautiful Coops - am sure I have this image on a stamp somewhere....if I ever find it, might use it!! LOL Have a lovely day. xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Coop's I like the vintage image the pearl frame the soft colours and the flowers.
Kevin xx

Annette said...

wow this is so grogeus i love the vintage look and that images is beautiful xx

jackid said...

What a beautiful image and you really done her proud with this card it's stunning
have a great day off what ever you do
Jacki xx

Marlene Atkinson said...

Wow coops this is stunning, fab colours and embellishments,love the felt flower. Marlene

Denise and Louise said...

Hi Coops,
This beautiful card definitely shows your love of vintage and you do it so well. That image is stunning and I just love all those pearls - gorgeous.
Denise xx

Marilyn said...

Such a pretty nostalgic and vintage image and all your flowers and embellies have made for a gorgeous card. I really like that butterfly die and may have to go find one to buy!

Roma said...

Stunning card ,beautiful image ,love the pearls x

Sheena said...

Gorgeous! I love how the colours carry from the card through the image!
I hope your thumb is feeling better!


Sandra H said...

Totally stunning card Coops the vintage image is gorgeous!! beautiful embellishments and layout xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

this is gorgeous. I love the vintage image and the colours and details are all so beautiful

hugs Sue

Vanessa (aka V'ness, Nessa, oldschool) said...

wow's all i got girl!

catherine said...

A great job with this one Nic and you have embellished it so beautifully too
x catherine

emma mitchell said...

This is such a beautiful card , I love it.
Hugs Emma xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Stunning vintage image! love the embellishes on your card great white pearls really pops out that image....
TFS Coops - enjoy your lovely evening!

Lau W said...

OMG ! Your card card is more than beautiful !!!! Love it !

Aud said...

Really nice coops I do like the vintage look as well, so classy looking. Aud x

Tanya said...

This is gorgeous Coops! I love this vintage style, you're amazing at them! The image is gorgeous and I love all those pearls and flowers :) Sooo pretty! I love the sentiment too, in fact all of it is fabulous!

I'm on DT duty as well, so thanks for joining us at MMCS Challenge Blog :)

Tanya xx

Deb said...

this is just stunning! love all the pearls!

Lou said...

Hi! such a pretty card Coops and love all the detail too.
( my hubby had a run in with a glue gun:)
hugs Lou.xx

Anonymous said...

I love what you've done with the beautiful image Nic - a really stunning card.

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Coops, you do embellies so well, this is really pretty.
Lorraine x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Gorgeous, do love a bit of vintage.

Donna Mosley said...

Stunning! Nic, love the beautiful image and amazing embellies.

Donna x

Anita said...

Absolutely stunning Coops. I love all the sparkle and pearls.

Julie said...

Wow, Nic - this is stunning!! Love the image and she's beautifully framed by the pearls!! Hugs, Juliexx

Pink Dandelion said...

Stunning card Nic, lovely image. Love how you have stamped over the backing paper and the felt flower is fab (must try that). Debs xx

Jacqueline said...

What a beautiful image,and you used it beautifully.This is so lovely ;)Jacqueline.S

jules said...

Hi Coops wow love this one! totally gorgeous!

pinky said...

Beautiful card, love the image and all those pearls.

Rebekah said...

Sorry I haven't been by in a while Nic so very little tie! This is a fab vintage card so pretty hugs rebekah xx

sue w. said...

Hi Coops, this is wonderful, the image is beautiful and the layout and detail is gorgeous. This is perfect for the Songbird Challenge hun.
Hugs Sue W.

Dangina Martinez said...

Very elegant!
Hugs, Dangina

Louise said...

Beautiful card I love the pearls and gorgeous flowers
Louise xx

Sue said...

Wow Coops, this is just so beautiful, love it! Happy Crafting, Sue xx

Christine L said...

Definitely an OOOOOOOOH card!! And know what you mean about hot glue guns hon!!

Christine x

Elaine said...

Love this too Nic, and this is a style of card making I really love but am totally useless at!
I adore these vintage images.

I haven't got a hot glue gun but was looking on ebay for one..maybe I'd better not, I am so clumsy I'll just end up getting covered in burns!

Big hugs
Elaine xx

Grenouille Greetings said...

Beautifully vintage and beautifully pearly! Hugs, Lesley

coldwaters2 said...

WOWWWWW this is breathtaking Nic that image is stunning so is the design and colours, the embellishments are superb, an excellent creation.
Lorraine x

Lena Katrine said...

What a georgeous card, Coops!
Love the colours and the details!
Thanks for joining us at our sketch challenge at Sketchy Colors this week!
Hugs, Lena Katrine

Little K Smith said...

Oh this is stunning Coops! I love the beautiful image and delish embellies too :)

Lisa aka Myran said...

Beautiful image and card Coops, and great details!
Thank you for joining us at Papertake Weekly :)

Gaynor said...

What a beautiful card, love your layout and the image, thanks for joining our challenge at My mum's craft shop, Gaynor x

Kasey ~ in Oz said...

Hi Coops, fabulous card, loads of detail, I love your flowers and the cute little floral pearls.

Thanks for playing along in our "It's all about the Flora" Challenge.

Kasey ~ in Oz
Southern Girls DT

Cinzia Gava said...

so cute, I love the vintage feeling!!!thanks for sharing it to us at ABC Challenge