Thursday, 10 May 2012

Challenge 8 at Out of a Hat-vintage lace

This week at Out of a Hat the challenge is to use vintage lace on your project. I haven't made any cards for a while so I thought it would be nice to make one for this theme.

Sandra sent me the beautiful lace when we first opened Out of a Hat and I have been waiting for a special time to use some of it. The clock, corner and butterfly stamps were free with the 2nd edition of 'Cardmaking in Easy Steps', together with a lot of other stamps and 212 card elements.I didn't count them but it said on the front of the magazine :). The picture of the lady was from a free vintage picture site and the bow I made in Paint Shop Pro.

Distressing around the edge tied it all together and I am quite pleased with it in the end. Then a few little pearls



Always lovely to craft with Janet, Sandra and Florence and see what they make for the challenges.

We all love to see people joining in with the challenges so we hope you will give it a go if you have time.

Love Chrissie xx

8 comments:

Neet said...

How does anyone follow that? Chrissie, that is truly gorgeous. What a wonderful picture you have made - hope you have plans to display it somewhere.
Love
Neet xx

florenceandfreddie said...

Morning Chrissie. Such a gorgeous card. Beautifully made. Love everything about it.
Florence xxx

Meggymay said...

Absolutely gorgeous, love the design and the beautiful lady.
Yvonne x

Sandra's Spot said...

Chrissie this is just gorgeous. I love it. Hugs Sandra XXX

...the yorkshire fox... said...

...tis a gorgeous card with a wonderful vintage vibe...loVely...Mel :)

Von said...

Beautiful card Chrissie :) gorgeous lace !
Von x♥x

Sue said...

This is beautiful Chrissie, such a lovely image and beautifully put together x

Janet said...

Hi Chrissie,Totally gorgeous card,love your lace.
Janet x