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Sunday, 19 January 2014

Shabby Vintage ?

Hello to you all, I have been getting inky again trying to achieve a Shabby Vintage look....I have used one of the Home Sweet Home stamps from Chocolate Baroque...I simply white embossed the image and distressed with Antique Linen and Vintage Photo distress ink....The card itself I have stamped with another of the images from the set .  Next I put a piece of linen card through an embossing folder and inked that up with Antique Linen and Vintage Photo distress inks.
I am entering this into
Allsorts "Use Buttons and Bows"
Brown Sugar "Anything Goes"
Sister Act "Anything Goes"
Sassy Studio "Shabby Chic or Vintage"
Paper Crafting Journey "Shabby Chic/Vintage/Distressed"
Simon Says "Emboss It"

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66 comments:

Jac said...

Beautifully done Doreen, this is a style I struggle with but you've done a fabulous job xx

Sue said...

Beautiful card and design Doreen,love that ribbon.
Hugs xx

KT Fit Kitty said...

This is just gorgeous! Love the fab image and details!

Christine Harrop said...

Great card. The sepia tints look fabulous. Christine x

KraftyKoolKat said...

Another really awesome creation Doreen. So lovely.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxxx

Stamps and Paper said...

Another lovely creation Doreen, great image and beautifully assembled card

Anne

Wendy L said...

Looks gorgeous, I dont do vintage too well. xxx

jackiescrafts said...

What a lovely card, I'm really liking the monochromatic look just now. That ribbon is fab too

Jackie x

Rita said...

Beautiful card Doreen. I love the sentiment too. Hugs Rita xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Wonderful card Doreen, love your inking technique! Susan x

Janice said...

A gorgeous vintage card and a fab bow, Jx

Sandra H said...

Doreen this is beautiful

Claire said...

This is so lovely Doreen, love the distressed feel. Hugs, Claire x

Linda Simpson said...

Gorgeous Doreen, love the sentiment too.

Hugs
Linda xxx

Alisonscraftybitzandbobs.blogspot.com said...

How gorgeous is that card love the vintage look you have achieved. Stunning. Love Alison xxx

Pia S said...

You've created a lovely card. The white embossed image and layers of distressed papers in neutral color tones give this card a beautiful vintage feel, and I love the texture of he bow.

Laine said...

So stunning Doreen. Wonderful colour, design and detail.
Laine
xx

Lin said...

This turned out really lovely, Doreen! All the elements look great together! Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge this week!

Viv's Visuals said...

Lovely card Doreen!

Lau W said...

Superb card, very nice sentiment, and love the ribbon !
xxx

rachel said...

a beautiful use of the stamp Doreen and I love the burlap ribbon xx

Lorraine A said...

Fabulous card Doreen :-) I saw this earlier of FB and wanted to pop over for a closer look :-) this is gorgeous ! I love the white embossed image !

luv
Lols x x x
thanks for joining the SSS challenge too :-)

Chris said...

Super card, Doreen! Great colours, style and bow!
Chris
x

crafty-stamper said...

Brilliant shabby chic look love the image and embossing and gorgeous burlap bow
Carol x

Sue said...

Stunning card Doreen, such gorgeous colours and textures.
Sue xx

Marilyn said...

This is beautiful Doreen. I love the layout, image and all the distressing. Looks fabulous.

Mojca said...

Waw a totally gorgeous card! Hugs! MOjca

Gertrude said...

Die Karte ist wunderschön, ein Traum
glg Gertrude

heidy said...

Beautiful Doreen!!
XXX Heidy

kanda said...

This is beautiful Doreen. Love the softness of the colouring and fabulous textures xx

Lorraine said...

This is gorgeous Doreen. A lovely design and beautiful sepia tones
Lorraine x

Gram's Treasures said...

Another lovely card, Doreen! Thank you for joining in our challenge this week at Paper Crafting Journey.
Joyce xx

Gibmiss said...

Hi Doreen
Fabulous card.... Love the inkiness.... Lol....
Hugs Sylvie xx

cass said...

Wonderful vintage card, love the sepia tones, thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar this week

rachel taylor said...

What a lovely card thanks for sharing with brown sugar this week Rachel DT

Donna Mosley said...

This is so gorgeous Doreen, love the image and fab design.

Donna x

Elaine said...

Fabulous Doreen!

This is a style of card making I totally adore but just cannot master...I see you have no problems with it at all!
I love the colours and the hessian ribbon and bow is a perfect embellishment.

Big hugs
Elaine xxx

Carol said...

Another wonderful creation Doreen,love the sepia tones. Carol x

Molecraft said...

Gorgeous Doreen, love the vintage look!
Helen x

Wendy said...

So beautiful Doreen, fabulous design.
Wendy xx

Marie-Louise said...

This is really beautiful Doreen.

Tammy said...

Beautiful card Doreen, love the distress color combo you used.

Andree said...

A gorgeous vintage looking card Doreen and a brilliant idea to emboss the stamped image in white x

Loz said...

Stunning card Doreen..Loz

Mary J said...

So elegant, Doreen - perfect inking!!

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Dawn Turley said...

what a delightful card Doreen. Love the soft creamy colours

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

lovely warm feel , the image and embellishments are beautiful. janex

Jules said...

Hi Doreen

Loving this very much!

You are getting well into using your distress inks with some fantastic results.

Hope you had a good weekend.

Love Jules xx

Jackie said...

Oh wow, stunning card :o)
Jackie xx

Avril Ann said...

Doreen, this is just stunning hun, just bumped my chin again, LOL, love and hugs xxx

Jules said...

Hi Doreen

I am having problems commenting so you may find more than one message on this post from me eventually!!!

Loving the look of this card very much. You are certainly getting into your distress inks and getting so many interesting looks with them too.

Hope you had a good weekend and that this comment actually appears!!

Love Jules xx

julie_woolston said...

Stunning Doreen love the image done in white embossing powder it's very effective, love the vintage look fabulous
Hugs Julie xxx

Jane Savage said...

Simply stunning, Doreen. xx

Sue B said...

Oh Wow! this is SO beautiful Doreen… you are awesome with the Distress Inks… I love the layers and the pretty ribbon/bow finishes it off perfectly!
Hope you have a good week!
Big hugs
Sue xx

KarinsArtScrap said...

so very beautiful Doreen.

gr karin

Kim Kelley said...

Very pretty! Thank you for joining us for our DTBST challenge this week at Sassy Studio Designs! HUGS

Kim
SSD DT

Sarah said...

Beautiful card, I love the image and colours x

Julie Kitchener said...

wow stunning!!

Jacki Daniels said...

Hi Doreen this is gorgeous loving the colour and that bow beautiful creation :o)
Jacki xx

Gwyneth said...

I love it. The whole look is gorgeous.

Mrs A. said...

The burlap bow just makes this Card. Lovely design. hugs Mrs A.

coops said...

so gorgeous doreen.stunning design and i love the image :D

xx coops xx

Glenda Atkins said...

Way too cool, love the distressed look!
hugs
Glenda

Glenda Atkins said...

Way too cool, love the distressed look!
hugs
Glenda

Sheena Brooks said...

Lovely! Thanks for joining us this week at the Sister Act Card Challenge! Sheena B.