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Sunday, 2 November 2014

Christmas Cards

Hello Everyone from a wet and grey NE UK. The forecast says sun so it could come along any time soon. Nice to have you join me today at Jumbled Crafts--thank you for your wonderful comments and and all the encouragement they bring to me.

At Craft-room Challenge this time the theme is Vintage Christmas

As the challenge is being sponsored by Crafty Individuals I used one of their stamps for this card. The card was embossed with two Cuttlebug folders and the next layer had a free paper I downloaded and printed out. I made the flower by printing out some shapes in different sizes. Used Distress ink around the edges.

I made another one as well with images from Gecko Galz and the free to use music sheet I found online. This is inked around the edges with Distress ink


I will be entering these at My Perfect Life where Marina has encouraged me to make Christmas Cards by joining in her challenge 

Have a lovely day everyone

Chrissie xx

21 comments:

  1. I do love that image, and the whole card is just what a vintage theme is all about. I'm taking a bit of a break so forgive me if I don't stop by to see all your entries for a while. XOXO Zoe

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  2. Gorgeous cards with beautiful images. Love the embossing in the background! We have great weather here again, and I had a looooong walk, which was most enjoyable. Hugs, Valerie

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  3. Beautiful vintage style cards Chrissie, the layers are fabulous. Happy Sunday, Shirleyx

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  4. Your cards are gorgeous Chrissie ! Love your work ! Always stunning... Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

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  5. Gorgeous traditional Christmas cards, the images look lovely .
    Yvonne x

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  6. Lovely Christmas cards, love the vintage feel to them.
    Avril xx

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  7. Ooooh both these are lovely, love the mount and the gorgeous stamp on the top one, great choice (only say that as I have it too!!)

    Sam xx

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  8. So lovely and beautiful cards.
    Thank you for sharing at
    Craft-Room ;-))m

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  9. I love your gorgeous Christmas cards, Chrissie

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  10. Both of your Christmas cards are such splendid makes, Chrissie, they both have such a wonderfully nostalgic feel! Hugs, Ira xox
    Ira’s Crea Corner

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  11. Fabulous cards Chrissie, love what you did, - just gorgeous, both of them!!

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  12. Chrissie, lovely vintage card, just perfect! Thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room Challenge, Debi x

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  13. 2 great cards. Love the CI image and the background paper works beautifully with it. The music paper is a great find!

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  14. Both cards ar just beautiful Chrissie! Love that soft and vintage style in them!

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  15. Wow Chrissie, these are simply stunning! You have really captured the vintage feeling! Love them! hugs :)

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  16. These are lovely cards, Chrissie! Oh, I hope the season remains long.

    Hugs and love,
    Marianne xo

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  17. Beautiful vintage Christmas cards Chrissie, thank you for sharing them with us at Craft-Room Challenge.
    xxx Hazel.

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  18. Gorgeous vintage Christmas cards! Love the images xxx

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  19. I love these - you've really nailed the vintage look with your great details. Thanks a lot for joining in with my Festive 48. Hope you can link up again next week. Marina http://myperfectlifeuk.blogspot.co.uk

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  20. Such great Christmas cards here. 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.