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 .

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

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!!!

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!



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

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

  3. Lovely vintage style girls, nicely done :)

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

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


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