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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Tres Chic

I have been busy creating but am am not able to show you anything just yet - as I am working on some SNEAK PEEKS....and having so much fun doing it!!  In the meantime I have something quick and easy to show you.


 I was sorting through my stamp sets and trying to streamline a little bit ( who am I kidding!? LOL!)  This stamp set was in the pile 'to go' until I took some cards to one the Boutiques that sells my cards and saw a canvas, with a dress on it that looked just like this one - so straight home and out of the 'to go' pile it came - well-l-l you have to give me credit for trying!!  LOL!


I paper pieced it straight onto some green up
the dress


along with a mixture of postal markings from various stamp sets


and finished off with a few pearls and some paper piercing.  It was as easy as that - I will definitely be making more of these.

This card is for the following challenges:
Crafts and Me - Gems and Pearls
Paper Shelter Challenge - Anything Goes
Truly Scrumptious - Anything Goes
Creative card Crew - Anything Goes

Thank you for visiting today - I always love to see that you have stopped by - your comments make me smile and I appreciate each one.  I hope you are having a great day and even manage to find a little 'crafting time!'  God bless you!
{{{hugs}}}

10 comments:

  1. Oh Linda that is another stunner - so simple and yet elegant - wish I was that shape :-).....
    Blessings
    M

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  2. Wouhou Linda,
    gorgeous Vintagecard! I really like it!
    Thanks for joining us at CFAS!
    Jani x

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  3. So cool! I love this set. I would not stream line with this one,this is a keeper set for sure right Linda. LOL Well done with the post card vintage feel too. Paris...sounds good this time of year, think maybe I will drop by ah, maybe by the end of june...oh that's right, I'm booked to leave by then. I'm flying to Paris!!! YAY! Hugs,Peggyxo

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  4. This is stunning Linda, simple and gorgeous :).
    Streamline!! Haven't gotten there yet.

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  5. Such a gorgeous card Linda. Thanks for joining us this week at Truly Scrumptious. Hugs Michele x

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  6. Gorgeous card, love your dress stamp, fancy thinking of getting rid,lol, thanks for joining us at TPS this week.
    Hugs

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  7. Shock, horror! - do you really have a "to go" pile? Take a leaf out of my book and just keep them all. Love the Vintage feel to your card, you are a master at the collage backgrounds. Thanks for sharing with us at jac-inks.

    Hugs, Ann

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  8. What a classy card ! I am going to try something with those colors too. Thanks, I needed some inspiration today !!

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  9. You already know I love this card. This stamp just lets the dress flow....gorgeous!!The collage of backgrounds is great. Thanks for playing along at Jac-inks.

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  10. It's so cute! What a lovely colours you have used…………… Thanks for joining at TPS this week......

    Hugs
    Judith

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