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Hello and welcome to my blog. I'm an independent Stampin' Up! demonstrator in the UK and love sharing my passion for paper crafting and Stampin' Up! products. Thank you for visiting I hope to see you again soon. Zoe x

Sunday, 21 April 2013

Christmas Card Club - Vintage theme

On time today, what I shock, I know.  Lizzie has set this challenge and the theme is Vintage.  I've used a retired set for the carol singers and a set that is in pending at the moment and I'm hoping comes back in our new catalogue;  Watercolour Winter.  My sentiment is from Curly Cute.
To give the 'vintage' look I've used neutrals with a splash of cherry cobbler ribbon and using my blender pen and ink in the lid of the pad I've just highlighted the holly berries.  Using daubers you can age your cardstock by gently building up colour 'smudging' around the edges.
I'll be back soon to share with you my weekend in The Netherlands with Olivia and my dutch downlines. 
Happy day


  1. Hi Zoe...thats a great image just perfect for the vintage theme.....oh dear a retired the card xxxx

  2. Hi Zoe
    Fabulous card.... I hope you are having a fabulous time....
    Hugs Sylvie xxx

  3. Oh Zoe this is fabulous hunni. Loving that little banner and your gorgeous red bow.

  4. Beautifully vintage Zoe, love your bow, hope the weekend was good. Coming up to that manic time of year again so chances of seeing you are minimal I'm afraid.. E.mail on it's way soon xx

  5. What a great card ;o)
    It was zo nice to meet you Zoë in Almere ...
    Thank you for your story I enjoy to hear it.

  6. Lovely card Zoe. A real "old fashioned image". Great. Love from Christine xx

  7. Beautiful card, Zoe - lovely response to Lizzie's CCC challenge x

  8. Beautiful card Zoe, lovely soft tones and perfectly vintage Karen x

  9. Love how you've framed the image, Zoë. Great card.
    xxx Asha
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  10. Don't know how I missed you before...but this is such a lovely card!

    That ribbon is such a gorgeous colour and it so suits the ink you put on the berries!

    This has been a fun theme!


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