Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Vintage Christmas Creations

Today I created a few 'Vintage' styled Christmas cards that I'd like to share with you.

First are a couple of cards for the 'SPARKLE' challenge over on the Crafty Secrets forum of Splitcoast Stampers.  Sandy Redburn is our SPECIAL HOSTESS this week and I love her theme idea.  The images I've used on these two cards are actually FREE Printables available (Retro Santa) HERE ... and (Christmas Angels) HERE .


Recipe:
Papers:  Red, Green, and White cardstock, DCWV Holiday designer paper
Accessories:  Red Glitter Ribbon from Flower Factory, Gold Stickles, Red Stickles, Fiskars Swivel Craft Knife

Recipe:
Papers:  Red, White, Black cardstock, the Paper Studio Sheet Music dp, Lost & Found Christmas dp
Inks:  Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress ink
Accessories:  Zutter Distress-It All, Cheery-Lynn Designs B130 Colonial Lamp Post Die, Spellbinders Create-A-Flake Three dies, Stampendous Diamond Dot, Gold & Red Stickles

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My next creation was designed using TWO of the adorable images from the Dolly Dingle DSL Vol. 1 at Nicecrane Designs.  And you can purchase this sheet HERE.  Be sure to check out all the amazing images, papers & crafts available at Ignacio's store.  He has something new to share Each & Every WEEK!!

Aren't they just the cutest!!!

Recipe:
Papers:  White cs, the Paper Studio dp
Inks:  SU soft sky (edging around ice)
Accessories:  Prismacolor markers, Fiskars swivel craft knife, Red & White Liquid Applique (ball on hat & snow on the edge of the skating rink ), MS silver glitter marker, K&Co 3d sticker sentiment

Other Challenges:
ABC Christmas - Anything Christmas
Crafts and Me - Snow / Snowflakes
Creative Belli Blog - Winter / Christmas
Little Red Wagon - Vintage Christmas
I Brake for Challenges - Vintage
My Mum's Craft Shop - Traditional Christmas
Flutter By Wednesday - Things with Wings (Angels)

Thanks so much for stopping by today and I hope you're week is as FUN FILLED, CRAZY & TANGLED as mine is!!  LOL!!  Happy Day Everyone!

Hugs,
Darlene

5 comments:

  1. So adorable ones,,,,,,,Darlene,,,,,a vintage and modern look at time....wowww

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  2. How sweet are these cards!? Thanks for linking up to Little Red Wagon.

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  3. Lovely vintage style girls, nicely done :)

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  4. Beautiful coloring! Love the placement on the card. Thanks for participating in the Creative Belli Challenge.

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  5. Wonderful cards!
    Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

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Darlene