Monday, 15 July 2013

With Love.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well and not melting in this hot weather.
I managed to tackle the ironing yesterday with the help of the air cooler blowing on me.
We had a quickie tea and I spent a little time in the garden reading my book and then made a card very late.
I am entering this into the following challenges:
1.Crafts Too Challenge - Challenge 1 - Choose your era(1900`s)
2.Bunny Zoes Challenge - July Challenge - Pink and White
3.In The Pink Challenge - Challenge 24 - Pink and Pearlie
4.Sweet Stampin Challenge - Shabby Chic
 
Products used are:
White linen card
Various papers
Distress tool
White acrylic paint
Frantage embossing powder - shabby white
Distress ink
Pearls
Pearl Swirls
Mix of flowers
Spellbinders rose die
Metal corner and butterfly frantaged
Marianne designs stamp - CS0866
 
A close up of the beautiful image.

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


44 comments:

Marie-Louise said...

Beautiful card Nic. Fantastic papers and details.

Jackie said...

Gorgeous card. I am already melted, praying for cool weather :o)
Jackie xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

So beautiful Nic! Love the touches of Frantage too! Susan x

sue w. said...

Hi Nic, this is fantastic, how fab is that image and the layout is stunning. Love the flowers and gorgeous detail.
Can't believe how well we are doing for weather, only snag is having to work!
Hugs Sue W.

Janice said...

What a beauty Nic, great design & colours, Jx

Chrissy said...

So very beautiful Coops,what a gorgeous image, love the papers and colours..fabulous.

luv CHRISSYxx

AnyOldCraft said...

Beautiful card and fabulous textures.

Thank you for joining in the challenge at Bunny Zoe's Crafts.
http://bunnyzoescrafts.blogspot.co.uk

Julie (AnyOldCraft) GDT

Brenda Brown said...

A beautiful vintage card Nic and perfect for the Crafts-Too Challenge, sorry you found the collection closed, I have rectified that if you would like to try again. Thanks for letting us know.
Have a good week.
hugs {brenda] x0x

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Coops. The image is adorable and I love the soft colour scheme and embellishments.
Hugs Sharon x

Kelly Lloyd said...

beautiful card Nic. Really pretty
Hugs Kelly

Doreen said...

Beautiful card,fabulous image and colours.xxx

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

Pretty card Nic love your papers and detailing
jacqui x

thecraftycavalier said...

Oh Coops, this is sooooooooo beautiful! Just my thing - beautiful embellies, fabulous papers and image and just really soft and pretty. Gorgeous. Hugs, Jayne xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Gorgeous card Nic, I love the pretty image and all your detailing is so beautiful.
hugs Sue xx

Aunty Sue said...

Nic This Is So Beautiful And Love All The Detail Good Luck With The Challenges And Omg Ironing And In This Heat

Tracey T said...

Another fantastic card, Coops. Love the vintage image. Thank you for playing at Sweet Stampin' this week! Hugs, Tracey x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous Vintage card Coop's, I like the adorable image,the lace the flowers and the colours.
Kevin xx

Anna Jasiolek said...

I can't decide which of your cards I like more: cute or vintage? They are all great! Thank you for your inspiration!
Anna
Your follower

melsanford said...

A beautiful card. I love the gorgeous colour combo and those beautiful flowers :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Sue B said...

Ooh this is gorgeous Coops! it's a fab stamp and I love the pretty papers and how you've layered up… the embellies, flowers and frantage are absolutely stunning! :-))
Hope you have a nice week hun!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Claire said...

Gorgeous card, love the distressed look. Would you like to come and tackle mine LOL - its far too hot for ironing. Hugs, Claire x

Sandra H said...

What a beautiful card x

Annie said...

Wow.....this is stunning Coops, love the vintage stamp and gorgeous colours! Love the frantaged butterfly too :)

Hugs Ann xxx

Debs said...

So beautiful Nic - gorgeous colours and fabulous details as always.
Hope you had a lovely weekend.
Debs xx

kay said...

It's beautiful coops but do feel that ironing is a swear word lol x

Pat K said...

Another beauty Nic. Love your shabby chic style and I'm taking in your frantage skills....I'll never be there :) Stay cool. hugs, pat k x

Sally Bownes said...

Another sweet vintage card Nic x

hugs sally x
sallysbitz.blogspot.co.uk

Inkypinkydelights said...

Fabulous card Nic. Judy x

downrightcrafty said...

oh so very very pretty such detail just gorgeous
Hugs Kate xx

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Nic, love it!
Wendy xx

May said...

Stunning vintage card, Love the image & pretty colours... full of wonderful lace...Love it... Hugs May x x x

catherine said...

This looks fabulous Nic. Love the pretty vintage colours and such a great image
x catherine

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A stunning card Nic. I love the image and all your great details.

Hugs Sarahxx

Netty said...

gorgeous card Coops and love your stamped image, hugs Annette x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Not seen that image before, just adorable. Lovely vintage card

Janet - aka stacky said...

soooooooo pretty Nic I love it, the papers are are lovely and the embellishments look fabulous xx
I think I might NEED some frantage xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Beautiful card Coops!

crafty-stamper said...

stunning card ove the beautiful image and layout,great shabby chic look and love the frantage
carol x

Brenda Brown said...

So pleased you came back Nic with this beautiful vintage shabby card. Thanks for linking to the Crafts-Too Decade/Era Challenge for this month.
hugs {brenda} x0x

Cazza said...

Beautiful Coops, love the vintage effect, stunning hon! :o)
Hugs,
Cazza
x

Pia Krogh Larsen said...

The look of the image is fantastic!
Thanks for playing with us at Sweet Stampin'.
Pia x

Christine L said...

Oh Nic... this is so beautiful... I love everything about it - particularly the vintage image. So sorry I have been missing from your comments this week.. I have had a nasty virus that has laid me low so I've had to take a step back. Will be back to normal soon I hope.

Thanks for sharing with In The Pink this time.. Good luck!

Christine x

Sandra said...

Wow! Love everything about this card.
Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin' this week.
xxx

Sarah said...

Stunning card Coops, love the image and distressed look, the flowers are so beautiful too x