Friday, November 3, 2017

Vintage Christmas

     We're at the first Friday in November and that means a new challenge over at Emerald City Crafts.  This month I used a beautiful vintage, Christmas image from the "Joyeux Noel" ephemera collection by Linda Simpson Designs.  I love all the winter/Christmas images in this collection (see at the bottom) but this sweet little girl seemed to call out to me to be used first!



    I loved the icy blues combined with the green holly and red berries so carried that through the card design by laying white lace over a strip of blue CS and adhering that to the card front.  I put the image piece on top of that and added the sentiment below it.  

     The dove is die cut (Memory Box) from flocked paper to which I had added the tiniest bit of glitter for some sparkle.

     Challenges:
Crafting from the Heart
Crafty Hazelnut's
Crafty Hazelnut's Extra
Digi Choosday
Merry Monday
Outlawz Festive Friday
Send a Smile 4 Kids
     I hope we're going to see you play along this month.  It's an "Anything Goes" theme as always.  Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie

9 comments:

  1. Hi Connie this is a stunning card. Great minds think a like I love this image it is so pretty. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  2. Beautiful Christmas Card! Love that sweet image!

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  3. This is gorgeous and love this image too! The lace works wonderful with the image.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  4. Very lovely, thank you for joining us at Digi Choosday this week.
    Julie DT x

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  5. Beautiful vintage themed card, wonderful colours and ribbon. I can see how this image called out to you, she is indeed beautiful!
    hugs
    Glenda

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  6. Lovely vintage Christmas card. Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday.

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  7. Lovely make. Thanks for joining us in our week 44 Anything Goes challenge at Digi Choosday
    Anjie (DT)

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