Tuesday, 9 November 2010

Vintage Lady


I  enjoyed making this card and am pleased with the result.
The inspiration for this came from these challenges

CLP #31 - November sketch challenge
One Stop Craft Challenge #105 -Embossing
Crafty Cardmakers  - Dry embossing
OLLCB #66 - Remember, remember
Totally Paper Crafts #41 - Tag it!

Papers - CB embossing folder and old lace
Stamped tag 
Hand made pearl pin
Feather from stash
and my favourite seam binding ribbon from My Wedding Party

Thank you for stopping by, all your comments are be greatly appreciated :-)



Anne said...

You do vintage so well Irene, another stunning card from your collection. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at OLL. Hugs x

Emma said...

So stunning and beautiful...
Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts & good luck.
Hugs Emma x

Wendi said...

Oh Wow Irene your card is absolutely gorgeous I love the distressed look so much
Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la creations

Tammy said...

I adore vintage - just wish I used it more often. This is stunning Hun...you have put so much work in this. Lush! Thank you so much for joining us at TPC. Hugs Tammy x

Liz said...

Really stunning Irene Im wekll impressed


Eiglas said...

What a gorgeous card Irene! Love the understated vintage look and the super execution of the embossing and curling.
Thank yoiu for sharing with us at Crafty CardMakers this week!

ladyjanet_56 said...

This is beautiful I love the image & lovely Embossing too, good luck & thanks for joining in at OSCC. Janet

Chelsea said...

Gorgeous card and lovely take on the Sketch. The image is so classy and so elegant.

Stressed Stamper said...

vintage - love it. Thanks for joining in at TPC - Good Luck
Sarah x

Sammibug said...

Wow, this is gorgeous! I wish I could acheive this type of vintage look! Thanks for playing in our "Remember, Remember" challenge at Ooh La La.

sallysbitz said...

This looks fantastic xx

Love your hand made pins, I shall have to have a go at that xx

Sassylassy said...

Wowza your card is stunning. I love it!!! So elegant and feminine! Thank you so much for joining us in this months challenge at CLP.
Hugs Bonnie
CLP Designer

Melly said...

Aww this is simple stunning!
Fab dry embossing detail!
Thanks for joining in the fun this time at Crafty Cardmakers!
Hugs Melly xxx

Hazel said...

Beautiful vintage card - love all the detail - Hazel, OLL Guest Designer x

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card :)

Ana Márquez said...

It's so beautiful!! Thanks for sharing :-)