Monday, 19 March 2012

New Dress, Vintage Style

I'm back with my second post for today. Please scroll down for today's Beatrix Potter card.
After a busy morning I spent the afternoon in my craftroom. I had 3 cards to make for Crafter's Companion and then I had time to make this one. I am totally in love with the vintage style at the moment.
Recipe
Crafty Pad image
DI Vintage photo
Bo Bunny Et Centera papers
MS simple scallop border punch
Flowers from Wild Orchid with MS punched leaves
Part of Marianne Designs Sign die
Core'dinations
Nestie for image
Ribbon scrap, lace, tiny buttons and dress embellie which has been distressed

Challenges
The Crafty Pad monthly challenge Anything Goes with a Crafty Pad image
Bunny Zoe Shabby chic or Vintage
Penny's 3 buttons, 2 DPs, 1 ribbon
Allsorts 3 in a row (mine's tiny buttons)

26 comments:

mags said...

Lovely vintage card Marianne. The image is great and love the backing papers.
Mags
x

Lisa said...

Hi Marianne, Gorgeous card! I love the vintage colours.

Lisa x

Lisa Jane said...

ooh its wonderful.. i love dress forms ..
Lisa x

Victoria said...

lovely and those flowers are lush

julie_woolston said...

Love the vintage look and the papers are gorgeous.

Hugs Julie x

Donna Mosley said...

WOW!!!! this is absoltely stunning Marianne. Love it!

Donna x

Dawn said...

Wow, what a fab card Marianne!
Thanks so much for linking up to the Anything Goes Challenge at The Crafty Pad this month!
Good Luck
Hugs
Dawn xx

Kim. said...

Ooh Marianne I really like this one, not normally a vintage person but this is subtle and not over the top.
Kim xXx

aqualeiga said...

Fabulous card Marianne! I was really excited to see you used a Crafty Pad image, and sent the rest of our DT over to have a look too! Good luck in our monthly showcase.

Hugs, Ali x

Lyndsey Marie said...

Great card, love the image and fabulous vintage feel. love the little flowers and cute buttons.
Lyndsey xx

Jill said...

I love all that vintagy stuff, looks so classy! Jill x

Debs said...

Great card Marianne
Love the vintage feel and the tiny buttons are adorable.
Thanks for playing along with us at Allsorts this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

downrightcrafty said...

I adore a little vintage and this is super, love the papers and the lace so pretty
Hugs Kate x

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie this is just gorgeous x x x

Venus said...

Hi! your card is gorgeous :-) I like TCP dress forms too. I like your vintage LO :-) Thanks for playing with us at the Crafty Pad.

_Venus

coops said...

so stunning marianne.i love the vintage colours and design :D

xx coops xx

Debbie said...

Wow, what a stunning card.I love vintage.Gorgeous image, fab papers and lush embellishments.Love it.Hugs Debbie x

Debbie said...

Aww Marianne this is just gorgeous - love the vintage look and how you have added the lovely elements - just perfect. :)
Thanks for sharing with us at our Monthly Showcase at The Crafty Pad...good luck. :)

Debbie The Crafty Pad Designs

Amanda xx said...

I love vintage design but never seem to get it right on cards myself...can do tags tho lol...gorgeous xxxxx hugs Amanda

Sandra H said...

Hi Marianne, Wow lovely Vintage card just gorgeous:) x

debbi taylor said...

what a beautiful card - so many elements!x

Mummylade said...

What a wonderful project. Thank you so much for entering our Three in a row-challenge at Allsorts this week and good luck!

Jan said...

This is great thanks for joining us at CCC xx Jan

Jo Channon said...

What a lovely card Marianne thank you for joining in the Allsorts challenge this week Jo x

Karen Letchworth said...

Hi Marianne: This card is just amazingly gorgeous! So soft, vintage and beautiful. I would like to know if it's OK with you if I become a follower of your blog. I'd also like to ask you to visit my blog and become a new follower of my blog. I really enjoy your sense of style, and look forward to seeing more of your work. Hope to see you soon!
Blessings,
Karen
karen-mycuprunnethover.blogspot.com

Karen Letchworth said...

Hi Marianne: This card is just amazingly gorgeous! So soft, vintage and beautiful. I would like to know if it's OK with you if I become a follower of your blog. I'd also like to ask you to visit my blog and become a new follower of my blog. I really enjoy your sense of style, and look forward to seeing more of your work. Hope to see you soon!
Blessings,
Karen
karen-mycuprunnethover.blogspot.com