Monday, January 25, 2016

Vintage Valentine

Howdy Crafters - I have to admit - I have not created very many Vintage cards -- I just struggle with some techniques - and sorry about tooting my own horn, but I have to admit, I am happy with the results of this Vintage Valentine.
 I started looking through my crafting dies &supplies and things just seemed to come together. Thank you for stopping by - dance today like no one is looking - blessings ~ Gail ~

DCWV Lace cardstock
Stretchy Lace Ribbon - a gift from my Internet Friend Karen L - thank you Karen
Kaiser Crafts Paper Flowers - distressed with Brown Ink
Quickutz Lock and Key Die - Black cardstock scrap and recycled Kraft cardboard
MS Lace punch - scrap of Polk-a-Dot cardstock - Distressed with Brown ink
Quickutz LOVE die - scrap of glitter leaf cardstock - distressed with brown ink- pop up tape behind the word LOVE
Jillian Jewel Sequins
Quickutz Tall Boot Die - scrap of glitter leaf cardstock - distressed with Brown Ink
Memory Box Pastry Labels - recycled Kraft Cardstock
Be Mine Sentiment - Dorcerella Stamp - Rangers Black Archival Ink
2 Recollection Metal Button Brads

 It would be an honor to share with these challenges
Jan 31 Sweet Stamps AG
Jan 31 Not Just Cards CH #28 AG
Jan 31 Beccys Place AG
Jan 31 CHN Patterned Paper Challenge 
Jan 26 Mod Squad Love is in the Air
Feb 2 Scrapy Land #34 Valentines/Romance-- Memory Box Die 
Jan 25 Scrappy Moms Sparkle and Shine  -glitter cardstock boots and love
Jan 30 Sweet Stamping - Vintage or Shabby Chic
Jan 31 Fun Cut - J is for Jewels
Jan 31 Eureka Stamps #177 Love is in the Air
Jan 31 Classy Cards n such #121 neutrals 
 Mar 30 Just Keep on Creating


  1. Tootle away Gail, your card is fabulous and I think you nailed the vintage-look. I love the beautiful lace you added and the lock and key too. All the ink distressing you did around the edges of the paper really adds to the vintage-vibe. Wonderful!

  2. Very pretty vintage Valentine! Love the lace and those adorable boots! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land Challenges!

  3. Oh, how lovely. I love the shabby chic look of this card. Beautiful soft colors, and all the elements work perfectly together. Another great take on the challenge, thanks for playing along again!!

  4. Gail, I am loving this beautiful Vintage Valentine. It is awesome. Thanks for joining us for the Classy Cards N Such challenge this week.

  5. It's a beautiful vintage style card Gail. Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.

  6. Such a pretty card!

    Thank you for participating in last week's Vintage/Shabby Chic Sweet Stampin’ Challenge!

  7. Your card is very beautiful !
    Thank you for joining us at Eureka stamps!
    Good Luck and hope to see you again.
    Bad Kitty's Craftroom

  8. Great card, Gail!!! Love the vintage style and the soft colors. This is fabulous!
    Thank you for sharing at Scrapy Land! :)

  9. Such a beautiful vintage card with lovely embellishments.Thanks so much for sharing your creation at
    Anything goes March link-up, Just keep on creating
    Susan xx


It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~