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Sunday, 30 June 2013

Addicted to Stamps and More

Good morning All. The forecast says it is going to be sunny and hot today-yipee! Not much sign of the sun yet just lots of cloud but I am hopeful and hope the sun is shining where ever you are

The challenge this week at Addicted to Stamps and More is Anythings Goes so I thought I would make a card with something I have been meaning to try for a long time


This what I have been meaning to use for a long time. I bought the book at a charity shop for £1 and it is full of lots of pictures that will be great on projects. I cut out the little girl and fairy image then assembled various papers and card and a die cut shape that I got in swap. I did do faux stitching around the edge of the card but it doesn't show up very well.

Great samples from the Addicted team as always.

Love Chrissie x


15 comments:

  1. Hi Chrissie, what a super card and I love the nostalgic image. what a find that book is look forward to seeing many more beautiful projects using it.

    Marie

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  2. Beautiful card, and what a great idea to use that old book - great find! Hugs, Valerie

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  3. Oh Chrissie this is gorgeous ! I so love this image ! Charity shops are great places for bargains ! I hope you are having a lovely week-end Sweetie ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

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  4. What a fabulous idea and beautiful card ! Love the image. You have me thinking about looking for old magazines for collage work. Happy Sunday ! Shirleyx

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  5. Great 'buy' Great card - brilliant idea to use the book.

    love it.

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  6. How good of you to find such a lovely bargain Chrissie! Lovely image on a pretty card, great result! Hugs, Ira xox
    irascreacorner.blogspot.nl

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  7. Fantastic card, that was a bargain find, look forward to seeing more.
    Yvonne x

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  8. The image is so sweet - perfect framing too... lovely card, Chrissie. What a great buy that book was - especially now you've delved in for the first time!
    Alison x

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  9. Gorgeous card Chrissie. Love everything about it. Creative as ever. Is that circle flourish a die? Thank you for playing along with the ATS&M challenge.
    Hugs to you both,
    Florence x

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  10. A very sweet image Chrissie. Beautiful card I think you will make some super cards from this book.
    Lorraine

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  11. Love what you have created using these lovely images from the book - great idea that..Gill x

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  12. Your card is delightful - and the card is such a gorgeous color! Isn't that the sweetest image! That magazine looks mighty interesting!
    sandy

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  13. This is a gorgeous card Chrissie, the images from your old book are lovely.
    xxx Hazel.

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  14. Hi Chrissie. Fab card. Just love it. Great bit of recycling too!!! Monika xxx

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  15. Great idea for a bit of recycling. The images in the book will be appreciated again. Hugs, Jenny x

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Thank you for all of your comments. Reading them brings precious moments. Isn't it great to be able to be in touch with so many nice people in this way.