Saturday 4 May 2013

Vintage Best Wishes

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.Work for me soon and then hubby has got to pick me up later as i have paid for some garden bark thats needs the car :D
Fingers crossed my garden will be deweeded soon and looking better.
So on to my card today using one of the new Marianne Designs vintage stamps,love it.
I am entering my card in to the following challenges:
1.Sketchy Colors Challenge - Challenge 161 - Orange and cream
2.Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge - Challenge 78 - Bling it up
3.Fashionista Challenge - Challenge 15 - Shabby or Vintage
4.Creative Card Crew Challenge - Challenge 35 - Bling
5.Inky Chicks Challenge - Challenge 3 - Shabby chic
6.Fussy and Fancy Challenge - Challenge 88 - Anything Goes
Products used are:
Cream card
First editon papers
Cheery Lynn dies:exotic butterflies,lace corner deco 4,polynesian sails oval
Adhesive pearl swirls
Cream lace
Frantage embossing powders - shabby white and aged ivory
Marianne Designs  Romantic Vintage stamp - CS0867
Distress tool
Distress inks - died marigold,spiced marmalade,rusty hinge,vintage photo.

Close up of the image.

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


Jackie said...

Stunning card, what beautiful colours :o)
it's raining here and very murky after a wonderful week :o(
Jackie xx

Loopylou. said...

morning Nic!!
oh wow wow wow! this is just stunning hun. I love that vintage feel and such soft colours. Just gorgeous
huge hugs Lou xxx

Lozzy said...

Beautiful Nic, gorgeous colours and love your design plus loving the image..Hugs Lozzy xx

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

Lovely card Nic, great colours and layout
jacqui x

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

Lovely card Nic, great colours and layout
jacqui x

May said...

Gorgeous card. Fabulous deisn, Love the papers, layout, flowers, fran-tage & wonderful image.. Love it all... Simply Beautiful.. Have a great weekend Hugs May x x x

crafty-stamper said...

stunning -love the distressing-bling flourishes and those gorgeous dies
carol x

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

So elegant and classy Coops!

Christine L said...

Morning Nic

Wowwwww another stunning vintage work of art! LOVING those dies... particularly the Polynesian Sail Oval!! (Reaching for shopping list...)

Christine x

tilly said...

this is so pretty, love the corners and butterflies, hope we all get in the garden lol

rachel said...

stunning card Nic - really wonderful xx

Juls said...

This is just beautiful!! Hugs Juls xxx

Alison Scott said...

A beautiful card. Love all the elements. Sweet image.

Claire said...

A beautiful vintage card Nic, lovely colour tones. Hugs, Claire x

Unknown said...

absolutely stunning Nic the colours are gorgeous and sweet little image, have a great weekend.
Chris x

Joey said...

This is gorgeous hun, I just adore the colour. Joey x

Sue said...

Stunning card Nic. I love the vintage image and all your gorgeous detailing. Such beautiful colours too.
hugs Sue xx

Eileen said...

Fabulous card Nic. Love that image.So beautifully embellished and love your layout and colour choice
Eileen x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coop's, I like the image the colours and the design.
Kevin xx

Gem said...

so beautiful, lovely vintage feel xx

Martina said...

Wow...this is really elegant and classy Nic! Love it!

Lori said...

What a lovely vintage card. So shabby chic. Thanks for joining us this week at Cheery Lynn's Challenge and best of luck.

Marilyn said...

Lovely! I like the peachy tone and the way you use the embossing powder is so neat. That is such a pretty die surrounding the image... means I need to go shopping again!

Sandra H said...

Hi, Oh your card is just so pretty beautifully presented and gorgeous colours too! enjoy your holiday weekend x

Anita said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Coops! Love the colors and all the beautiful embellies.

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really stunning, it looks so pretty and delicate, love the colours and the flowers and pearl flourishes are gorgeous
Lindsay xx

rosie said...

another stunning card. love the corners. fab colours too x

Cazza said...

Sooooo pretty Coops!

catherine said...

Fabulous vintage card Nic and just love everything about it. Brilliant. have a good bank holiday weekend
x catherine

Wendy said...

Absolutely stunning, love everything about it.
Wendy xx

Mona`s Bittelille Scrappekrok said...

Wow! This is breathtaking! Love the vintage feel to it. I also love the effect of the embossed areas. Hugs...Mona

Little K Smith said...

WOW! Just stunning Nic! I love the beautiful colours and the details n embellies are delish!
Have a lovely weekend hun :)

sandy's crafty bits said...

oh my goodness nic what a stunning card ... thank you so much for hopping by my blog ... have a great bank holiday weekend and hope you manage to get out into the garden ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Mary J said...

That is just so beautiful, Nic - you are so good with texture!

Therese said...

Stunning! So many beautiful details. Great work! :)

downrightcrafty said...

this is beautiful and I love the image
Hugs Kate xx

Paper Profusion said...

Oh wow Nic! This is stunningly vintage - I LOVE it! Enjoy the weekend. Nicola x

Janet - aka stacky said...

Hi Nic I hope you enjoy your couple of days off xx
Your card is so gorgeous, love the colours and fab frantage xx

Anonymous said...

Absolutely beautiful Nic!

Chrissy said...

This is just so beautiful Coops, love the oval die, so delicate and pretty, gorgeous colours, you do these shabby chic/vintage cards so it.


susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card, love the colours and the vintage stamp too x Susan x

Janice said...

Beautiful colours and a lovely card, Jx

Céline said...

really really gorgeous, love the colors
thanks for playing with us at fashionista

Wishcraft said...

Beautiful! Love all your details, just fabulous hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Sue B said...

Ooh this is gorgeous Coops!! the stamp is beautiful… perfect for vintage cards… the colours are very pretty and the embellishments are awesome… Love the Frantage and the flowers! :-)
Hope you're having a nice weekend!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Unknown said...

WOW! What a gorgeous card :) Love it!

Thank you so much for joining us at Sketchy Colors this week.

Hugs, Tine

Jenn Bedient said...

Absolutely beautiful card! Love the colors and your design. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Creative Card Crew. Hope you have a fabulous day!

- Jenn DT

Joann said...

Hi Nic,
There is not much I can say other than WOW! I love everything about it. Almost speechless. Thank you very much for joining us this week at Cheery Lynn Designs.

Marie-Louise said...

Gorgeous card Nic. The colours are beautiful.

Jessica said...

Beautiful card - I love the colours and the delicate corner Jx

lou14 said...

Wow your card is stunning!!! Gorgeous layers and details. Such pretty colours too. Thank you for entering in Creative Card Crew challenge.
Lou DT.

Aunty Sue said...

Nic this is so delicate lovethe frame and all the little pearls just add the perfect finishingtouch

Unknown said...

This is simply beautiful, the color reminds me summer morning, when the air is fresh, but you know it's gonna be hot. Thank you for your inspiration
Hugs from Poland
Your follower

Inkypinkydelights said...

Oh Nic I love this, great image and layout and lovely details. Hope your weekend is going well. Judy x

Unknown said...

Did you make those flowers? If you did... would be kind enough to post how you do them?

The projects looks amazing. I love the color and the pears and sparkes on it.

xxxtglxxx said...

Just me hun! :)

Gorgeous card, absolutely stunning!

Thanks so much for joining us at Cheery Lynn Designs this week,



PS - congrats on your win!

Unknown said...

This is gorgeous,love the image and the colours are stunning,great design.Jacqueline.S

Nikki Craft said...

Stunning!..... Love it all:)
Thanks for joining us at The fussy and Fancy Challenge!
Nikki x

Sarn said...

WOW - sooo vintage and gorgeous. Quite different to your usual style xxx

Sarah said...

Stunningly beautiful card Coops, gorgeous colours and details x