Sunday, 1 December 2013

Christmas Card

Hi All. What a beautiful day it is here with blue sky and sunshine. I can't wait to get out there for a walk but I will wait a while as it is still very chilly at the moment.

The Craft-room Challenge this time is Vintage Christmas which isn't a style I usually do at all but I do like to join in at the Craft Room as they are such a friendly blog.


I Distressed around the white card before I started to add anything.  Next I made a piece of backing paper and tore a piece to fit just inside the card edge. Then came a doillie with  a bit of distressing on it. The image I found on a free Christmas Image Site. I added ribbon and then some embellishments, they are from a set I got from Poundland. The little flowers and the swirl I have had for a while in my bits and bobs box.

Do pop over to the Craft-Room and see the lovely things that the team there have made-very inspiring

Have a great day

Love Chrissie x

14 comments:

  1. Lovely rich ruby reds, and the sparkle on the poinsettias and scrolls looks lovely. Love that green and gold ribbon too - a great finishing touch.
    Alison xx

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  2. what a lovely and beautiful christmas dream Chrissie! WOW!

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  3. Gorgeous vintage card Chrissie! Havea great day, hugs, Valerie

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  4. Bless you and thank you. Great vintage style love your card. XOXO Zoe

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  5. Oooh this turned out lovely Chrissie, perhaps you should do more of them?

    Sam xxx

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  6. Gorgeous vintage card, the image is beautiful
    Yvonne

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  7. smashing vintage card, Annette x

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  8. Very beautiful Chrissie! I love Vintage, but I don't make them either. Not sure why, but I sure like looking at them! Have a great week, Shirleyx

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  9. A really gorgeous card, with lovely festive tones and great details x hugs x

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  10. Gorgeous card Chrissie love the rich vintage colours you have achieved the image is beautiful

    MaggieH

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  11. This is beautiful Chrissie ! Love the image and the banner ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

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  12. Ooo, this is beautiful, Chrissie! I love the way you embellished it - what a delightfully lovely card.

    I used to save the Christmas cards friends and family would send to me, and then reuse a part of them on a card for them the next year.

    Love the vintage feel, and image.

    Love and hugs,
    Marianne xo

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  13. Hei, lovely creation. Beautiful and sweet image!
    Thank you for sharing at Craft-Room Challenge,-))m

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  14. This is beautiful! I love that sweet vintage image.

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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.