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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Distressed Vintage

Our friends are celebrating a milestone anniversary, and I thought the challenge to use hearts would be appropriate - as well as the distressing!  In addition to the die cut hearts, there are hearts in the embossed portion - one one each side has been left uncovered but nearly impossible to see here.  All of the edges are distressed, and I added tiny flowers with pearls, some gems, and a bit of lace.  The CS is all from a huge packet from Costco.
Sketch:  http://sweetsketchwednesday2.blogspot.com/
Distress, vintage, layers: http://www.joanstouch.com/
From the heart:  http://frillyandfunkie.blogspot.com/
Pearls and lace: http://paulaholifieldcrafts.blogspot.com/
Technique - distressing:  http://www.simonsaysstampblog.com/mondaychallenge/

8 comments:

Jane said...

Just gorgeous, thank you for playing along with us at A LITTLE BIT CRAFTY and our 'Distress It' Challenge.Very best of luck. Jane x

Terri Urban said...

Beautiful card Dorothy!!! Your friends will love it. I love the way you did the hearts. Great job.
Thanks for joining us at Joan's Touch for this challenge.
Joan
www.joanstouch.com

Joanna said...

Beautiful colors and I am loving that lacy ribbon! Thanks for getting sketchy with us over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2!
~Jo, SSW2-DT

Heide said...

What a great anniversary card. Love that you have add the couples names to the card. Thanks for joining us this week.
Hugs, Heide SSW2-DT

Buttons said...

What a beautiful and special way to mark this special occasion Dorothy. Love it. Thank you so much for joining us at Frilly and Funkie. Jenny x

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

Great anniversary card with wonderful vintage tones. Love the embossed hearts. Your friends are going to feel so special receiving this lovely handmade card! So happy to have you joining in our challenge at Frilly and Funkie this week!

Hugs,
Linda

Sharon Basel said...

Lovely card Dorothy. I like the distressed look and how you personalized this card for your friends. Thanks for joining us at SSW!
Sharon

Anna-Karin said...

Such a great card!! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!!