Monday, 4 November 2013

Crafts and Me Challenge - Vintage Christmas

Good morning all.
I am back again ;D
We have a new challenge this morning at the CRAFTS AND ME CHALLENGE, our theme this month is VINTAGE CHRISTMAS so we want to see all your vintage Christmas cards.
Our sponsor is the fabulous

Here is my card which i am also entering into the following challenges:
2.Top Tip Tuesday Challenge - Challenge 113 - Seasons (winter)
3.Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Challenge 68 - Anything goes with ribbon
4.Cute Card Thursday Challenge - Challenge 293 - Sparkles
5.Sparkle N Sprinkle Challenge - November Challenge - Anything goes with glitter/embossing powder/flock
6.Heck Of A Challenge - Nov Challenge - In the frame
7.Live and Love Crafts Challenge - Challenge 17 - Christmas inspiration collage
8.Sugar Creek Hollow Challenge - Challenge 73 - Anything vintage goes
9.The Hobbyhouse Challenge - Challenge 6 - Pearls
10.613 Avenue Create Challenge - Challenge 44 - Anything goes

Products used are:
White card
First Edition papers - silent night
Distress tool
Pearl trim - framed around the image
Hobbyhouse rose
Tim holtz pine cone die and leaves
Go Create oval die
Dovecraft sentiment
White acrylic paint
Glamour dust
Frantage embossing powder - aged aqua
White ribbon

a close up of the super sweet image.

the lush bow charm.

a close up of the sparkle.

and a sideways view.
I really wish you could see how much this sparkle irl.
Thanks so much for popping by ....again ;D
My laddo is not back at school until tomorrow so we are having a PJ day today.
Lotsa Hugs


  1. Nic this is oh just amazing, love this colour combo and gosh it's just mind

  2. WOW WOW WOW What a stunner Nic - beautiful image and amazing details, that bow charm is totally lush :o)
    Have a wonderful day.
    Debs xx

    ps Thanks for playing along at The Hobby House - Good luck xx

  3. OMG this is simply gorgeous that a beautiful design and loving all the yummy embellishments especially the bow its to die for!!!! Chanelle xx

  4. WOW! This is stunning Nic. I love the vintage image, gorgeous flowers and the bow charm looks amazing.
    Enjoy the rest of your day
    hugs Sue xx

  5. Wow wow wow wowzer!!! I am totally lost for words, this is just so stunningly beautiful ..... Such a work if art hugs Juls

  6. Just stunning Nic, gorgeous image and embellishments. Marlene

  7. Fabulous vintage card ! So lovely colors and design !

  8. A beautiful vintage creation Nic... and I can see some sparkle and imagine the rest!

    Enjoy your PJ Day..

    Christine x

  9. Wow, this is so pretty! I love the shade of those flowers and the colour just pops right out at you. Fabulous bow charm and a beautiful image.

  10. Oh wow, another jaw dropping gorgeous creation coops. So love the awesome textures and the pop of colour against the monochromatic design.
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  11. You have certainly captured the nostalgic vintage look. Love the splash of colour with the flowers. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

  12. Wow this is amazing Nic,thans for joining CCT this week!
    XXX Heidy

  13. Gorgeous once again Nic, loving the bow. Take care, Jane x

  14. Hi coops; beautiful and elegant card with all that white and then soft apple green! Thanks for joining Crafty Ribbons Challenge this week and welcome back on Thursday for a new challenge!
    La Vikinga, DT at Crafty Ribbons

  15. Gorgeous Coops :) Love the gorgeous colours and that bow is fab :D

    Tags xx

  16. Wow!!! A wondrous creation, Coops. love the pop of colour with your flowers. A gorgeous vintage image and that bow charm is stunning! Thanks for sharing your talent with us at 613 Avenue, Create.

  17. Oh I just love your card to bits Nic.
    The image and your embellies are Gorgeous x

  18. Another Wow card Nic it really is stunning, the image is gorgeous and the flowers and beautiful bow look fabulous xx

  19. Absolute stunning Nic! Fantastic and so beautiful card!

  20. Wow what a beauty, love the colours of the flowers they just pop right off your card.. the charm the images and details are just always so perfect....

  21. Hiya, wow another amazing card! Love all the embellies!

    Hope you're having a great pj day!

    I'm up to my ears in painting!!


  22. Stunning card nic and such an elegant sesign. Love the mint green flowers and sparkle...gorgeous :) Donna ♥ x

  23. Wow Nic its stunning. Love the colours and embellishments.

  24. "WOW" Coops this is stunning the image is beautiful and all of your gorgeous embellishments are too and that bow is absolutely gorgeous another fabulous make you really are so talented x

  25. So gorgeous Nic with beautiful details - lots of work has gone into this amazing creation - love it Michelle x

  26. Simply STUNNING Coops..Love the butterfly charm and gorgeous flowers,colours and image...wonderful card.

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  27. Wow, wow and wow again!!! Absolutely stunning card Coops, gorgeous details and vintage look x

  28. Wow, this is stunning, so much detail. Sue x

  29. A stunning card Nic and that bow charm is soooo pretty.
    Lorraine x

  30. Gorgeous!! This is a stunning project. Love all the detail you have in this. Thanks for joining us at the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge this month. Come back soon. Hugs, Barbara { personal blog - Art and Soul Creations}

  31. Ooh, what a stunner! I love the aquas with the black and white. Super stylish x

  32. Wow Nic this is a stunningly beautiful card. Love Alison xx

  33. Oh wow Coops, this is stunning!I have no idea where to start - I love it all! The pearl trim is just lush and the sparkle is perfect. Love the layout, the image and the bow embellishment is on my 'must have' list :D Just delish. Hugs, jayne xx

  34. wow wow wow Nic this is stunning love that bow filigree stunning and gorgeous use of the roses, thank you for mentioning them and lovely to have you with us again in the Hobby House challenge
    Hugs Kate xx

  35. WOWSERS! Nic, this is stunning. Love the image and the bow charm & flowers are so scrummy.

    Donna x

  36. Absolutely stunning Nic, loving that bow charm.
    Wendy xx

  37. Wow this is so beautiful, love that vintage image and your layout and flowers are stunning

  38. wow, this is just stunning, so elegant, love it!

  39. A stunning vintage card Nic. I love the image and the gorgeous colour of your roses.

    Hugs Sarahxx

  40. A fabulous card Nic. Love the added flowers and I do so like the bow!
    x catherine

  41. Wow Nic! What a beautiful card hun, absolutely stunning :o) Hugs, Lisa x

  42. WOW..Stunning card Nic. Great colours and love that bow charm. hugs, Pat K x

  43. WOW...Stunning vintage Christmas card...the image is beautiful... The Green & White flowers are perfect... Love the bow charm....Simply Gorgeous... Hugs May x x x

  44. Wonderful, gorgeous card, I love that beautiful bow :O)
    Jackie xx

  45. Hi Coops

    Loving all the sparkle and the cool icy colours!

    That is one gorgeous charm!!!

    Hope you are having a good week.

    Love Jules xx

  46. Just stunning! An amazing card with so many details. A real keepsake. Fabby!
    Love n hugs

  47. stunning -love the vintage image,gorgeous flowers and bow and beautiful silver bow
    Carol x

  48. Gorgeous, lovely papers and fabulous

  49. This captures Christmas wonderfully Nic. Gorgeous card with a stunning bow! Nicola x

  50. Stunning! Thanks for joining at Heck of a Challenge: In The Frame

  51. Beautiful card Coop's! thank you for joining in with us this month at Heck of a challenge, Good Luck!
    Kevin xx

  52. Stunning Nic!
    You are the Queen of the Vintage cards ♥

    An adorable image and the prettiest embellishments...perfect!

    Big hugs
    Elaine xxx

  53. Sweetie, I simply don't have the words to do this justice...

    Wow, just Wow!


  54. Wow, what an amazing project! I don't know where to start! I love the glittered flowers and the bow is gorgeous!

    Thanks for sharing with us at the Hobby House this month and good luck! Pami x

  55. Beautiful card! Love the image and all your gorgeous flowers! Thanks for joining us at Sugar Creek Hollow!

  56. Stunning, GORGEOUS! Incredible! Love the glitter of those flowers! And oh those colors too!

  57. Gorgeous card. I love the aqua coloured flowers.
    Thanks for joining in with us for our ‘seasons’ challenge at Top Tip Tuesday
    Annette - Netty's Cards
    Proud to design for :
    Top Tip Tuesday,
    ABC Christmas Challenge,
    As You Like It Challenge,
    Pink Gem Designs,
    The Stamp Basket, and
    Stamp Fairy.

  58. Beautiful card, gorgeous image, stunning flowers, really well thought out and put together
    Thanks for sharing with us at Sugar Creek Hollow.
    Amelia (DT Sugar Creek Hollow)

  59. Beautiful project, love the sparkly flowers!! Thanks for joining in the fun at the Sparkle N Sprinkle challenge this month!

  60. Quite unusual colours for a X-mas card, but I really like the roses against all that white! Gorgeous image and card. Thanks for sharing with us at LLC. Hugz, Sandy


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