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March 30, 2010

Creative Card Crew-Vintage/Aged

Hello!
It is my turn to choose a challenge for our fabulous Creative Card Crew this fortnight so I went with VINTAGE/AGED!

I was going for that, "Look what I found in the attic!" effect! lol


Stamps: Prairy Fairy (a helping hand)
sentiment-old foam stamp
Paper: Laura Ashley
Other: lace & charm-stash

Our lovely sponsor for this fortnight is Prairy Fairy! Check them out, they also have a challenge blog without vendor restrictions! So add it to your list of challenges!!

Please visit the rest of the girls on the Crew for inspiration also...

Including Emma who won a 1 month GDT from our recent birthday Celebration! Yay Emma!

Here are the challenges...

Creative Card Crew~vintage/aged
Cupcake Inspiration~colors
Lots to Do~vintage
Totally Gorjuss~hearts
Gingersnap Creations~growth
Moving Along w/the Times~sketch

I have so much fun with this style of card! lol I hope you will too and play along!
Praying peace over you!
Blessings!!!

28 comments:

Elena said...

Beautiful card, Maria! I really love the vintage look you created! :)

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

oh is this gorgeous. i simply love the vintage look and can never seem to "get it". this is just gorgeous!

Christine Riley said...

Gorgeous card, Maria, I love the vintage feel to it. Love the distressing and the elegance of the papers you used. Gorgeous!
Hugs, Christine

Guylaine said...

this is a lovely card

Joan Ervin said...

What a super sweet image, maria and sooo beautifully colored!!! Love the shabby chic look with the distressing and lacy bow!!!!

Bonibleaux Designs said...

Ooh this is so cool! I just love it. Coming from a very large family this image is perfect for cards. I'm going to have to add it to my collection now!! Thanks!

crafty creations said...

Hi Maria and great to see you again this week taking up the challenge on Lotstodo - your card is stunning - what a beautiful image

Thanks for sharing and hope to see you again next week xx Hilda

Marlene said...

This is beautiful! Love the muted colors! Gorgeous!

Anne said...

Oh Maria, I know the attic syndrome well! I just don't think about it all that often. Fabulous card, you've captured vintage/aged perfectly. Hugs x

Holly said...

It's just lovely Maria. I love the old fashioned feel to it. The little charm and lace bow are perfect!

Net said...

That's really lovely!

Thanks for playing Gorjuss with us.

Crystal said...

Maria this is beautiful, LOVE your vintage style card and the aged look is fabulous, you sure did rock this challenge sweetie!!!! Enjoy your day! Hugs!

Rachel Hope said...

So sweet! Thanks for playing along with the Cupcake Inspiration challenge!

Pauline C said...

This is so delicate and pretty - love the "washed out" vintage colour effects - beautiful
Hugs
pauline x

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

I just love your vintage card Maria!! I think you achieve your "look with I found in the attic" goal. The papers are perfect and so is your distressing. The image panel is so softly faded looking.

I love vintage too, so thanks for making it our challenge this fortnight - I had a blast with it!

Kat said...

This is lovely. Really pretty. Thanks for joining us at TG this week.

Kat x

Deb Neerman said...

WoWzA, Maria, this is fabulous!! You've certainly achieved that, "look what I found in the attic" look! Love everything about this vintage beauty!!!

Danni said...

What a precious card! Wonderful vintage feel to it and just lovely!

Tina said...

hey sweety - I am so in love with this card. I am all about everything vintage and this came out perfect - it says right from the attic for sure.

had to say that I really dig the wine cards. What a great idea. Have the perfect friend to give those too. Better get busy.

xo
tina
mommy scraps alot

Rose said...

what a precious image! i love your vintage look :) beautiful

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah this is so sweet and really fabby, thanks for joining in with us on MAWTT this week. Hazelxo

craftymum said...

Such a lovely card. Thanks for joining us at TG
Love sarah XXX

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Awwww...what a sweet card! I love this!

Fern said...

Just precious!!!!!! XXXX

freckleface said...

Beautiful card.. Thanks for playing along at TG this week…Debs

Donna said...

This is the sweetest card Maria, an adorable image and fab distressing...the sentiment is gorgeous :) Donna x

Teresa Kline aka va.sunshine said...

aaaahhh, this is so sweet, I luv the old fill to it..perfect!

enjoy *~*

Gingersnap Stampers said...

This is such a beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Gingersnap Creations!