03 April 2011

Vintage Spring Card

Hello All!

I just love vintage looking albums cards etc!  I find it difficult to get a nice balance to create one myself.  I think I pulled it off with this one.  The balance of the card feels right.  I don't know.  What do you thing??

I am entering into the following challenges:

1.  The Shabby Tea Room - Flower Palette Challenge
2.  Top Tip Tuesday - Nature Inspired
3.  Scrapbook Sisters - Card for a special lady
4.  Crafty Sentiments - Mothers day
5.  Stamp Challenges - Digi Day
6.  Fab 'n Funky - Shabby Chic
7.  Paper Crafting Journey - For the ladies in your life
8.  Lady Bug Crafts - Handmade Flowers
10.  Delicious Doodles - For Mom
11.  Fairy Knoll - Whatever
12.  The Fuzzy Wuzzy - Inspirational Challenge
13.  Fairy Fun - Oh so Spring
14.  Really Reasonable - Punches & Ribbon 
15.  Stamping for the weekend - For mom
16.  Allsorts Challenge - Bloomin Blossims
17.  Bugaboo - Anything goes
18.  Our Creative Corner - Handmade paper, flowers, ribbon & bling
19.  Secret Crafter - Butterflies
20.  Creative Inspirations - Flowers 
21.  Paper Sundaes - Spring Blossoms
22.  Sundays with Chrissy - Spring

Thank you all so much for looking!



  1. Very pretty .. love the punched borders and the colour combo.. i think it has a lovely vintage feel
    Thanks for joining us at LCI this week
    Lisa x

  2. Lovely card...Thanks for joining us at The Shabby Tea Room this week.

  3. Beautiful card. Love the lace border and your flowers are so pretty. Thanks for playing in the LCI Challenge this week.

  4. Simply beautiful. The colors, the layout, and the image are all wonderful. Great take on the inspiration challenge at the Fuzzy Wuzzy challenge this month. thanks for joining us.


  5. I think you did a fabulous job, I love the soft coloring of the image and all those pearls and lace. It's all beautiful together.
    thanks for playing with us at SFTW.

  6. What a lovely card! Love the cork... Thanks for playing with us at Ladybug Crafts Ink challenge!

  7. Just stunning Wendy.

    Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation and joining in my Bloomin’ Blossoms theme at Allsorts this week

    B x

    There's a Stampalot voucher up for grabs here

  8. Wow wow your card is stunning and you pulled off the vintage style mega fantastically. Xx

  9. very pretty card
    Thanks for playing along with Delicious Doodles this week

  10. Awesome make hun! I think it is the lace that helps make it look vintage.
    Thanks for playing at The Delicious Doodles Challenge this week, and good luck with the draw!
    Teri x

  11. Gorgeous card! I love the flowers and lace!! Thanks for playing along with us at Catch the Bug!
    Tammy :)

  12. This is just beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Bugaboo this week.

  13. Welcome to RSA, I've added you to my list of SA Papercrafters on my blog, itis so wonderful to find another SA blogger. Hugs Debbie

  14. Simply stunning!

    Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday

    Come back tomorrow for another great tutorial!


  15. Hi Wendy,
    Ohhh this is just gorgeous! Love the image you've used, the dp's, the colour scheme and layout. Fab work. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments and good luck.
    Hugs Jacqui xxxx

  16. This is lovely! I love the touch of cork behind your colored image, genuis touch. Thanks for joining is this week at the OCC!

  17. Great card! Thanks for playing with us this week at Top Tip Tuesday. :)

  18. Wow-this is absolutely stunning! Love all the layers and texture! Thanks for joining us at FFF! xox Trisha

  19. I think you are right--the balance of this card is perfect, as is the card. Thanks for playing along in the Bugaboo Challenge.

  20. The lace is gorgeous and the other details really add a beautiful touch to your image. Thanks for joining us at FFF, we look forward to seeing your future creations.

  21. Gorgeous!

    Thanks for joining our "Butterfly" challenge on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE :)

    Hugs Jane x

  22. Oh wow this is gorgeous! Thank you for joining us at Paper Sundaes - we hope to see you again soon!

  23. What a lovely card! Beautiful colors and fantastic textures - LOVE the lace and the cork! Sweet image too. Lots of girly-ness going on here. So glad you joined in the fun with us this week at Our Creative Corner.

  24. This is lovely, Wendy! I love the cork and the background papers. The lace and punched borders add wonderful interest. Great job on the flowers too. Thanks for playing along with our Girl Power challenge!

  25. Love the vintage look! So pretty! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes!
    Tracy V

  26. Lovely card! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon challenge.

  27. Gorgeous card - I love the border punched edge and that pretty lace - great vintage inspired card x
    Thanks for joining in with us at papercrafting journey this week x
    ((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

  28. Beautiful coloring,great work.Thanks for joining us at the fuzzy wuzzy challenge.

    Hugs Agnes

  29. This is very pretty sweetie, thank you for joining in our challenge at "Sunday's with Crissy" big hugs pops x x


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