Monday, January 14, 2013

Vintage Love

It is so exciting to be seeing all of the new products and sneak peeks from CHA - none more exciting than the Spellbinders new Explore Beyond line - if you haven't seen it already, make sure you pop across to the Spellbinders Blog....fasten your seat belt - it is quite a ride!!
My card today is showing off one of the new Dies - Spellbinders™  5 x 7 Detailed Scallops Nestabilities®, along with the Marvelous Squares Nestabilities® - these have both been cut using the Spellbinders Grand Calibur® Machine

Seam Binding and a Mulberry Rose are a 'must' on a nostalgic card

along with an image from Crafty Secrets and some gorgeous Want2Scrap bling.

This card is for the following challenges:
Allsorts - Dies and Punches
Our Creative Corner - Shabby Chic 
ATCs & Cards With Attitude - Add a tag or sentiment/Anything Goes
Card Makin' Mamas - Anything goes 
Stampin' For The Weekend - Anything Goes 
Totally Papercrafts – ribbon
Art Impressions Stamps Challenge - Bling it On
Little Red Wagon - Bling
Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
Crazy Amigo Challenge - Pink & Blue
Everybody-Art-Challenge - Pastel Colours
LEJ Designs - Something New
Loves Rubber Stamps - Use Dies Or Punches
Try It On Tuesday - New Stash

Thank you for your comments and all of the support you give me - you make blogging such an amazing place to be!! Your encouragement is such a blessing for me - it makes my day! God bless you!


  1. Fantastic use of your dies...love your layers. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps.

  2. OMGOsh this is heavenly, LOVE the dies and the beautiful design and colors. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  3. Oh Linda this is just gorgeous - and so typically 'you'. Lovely to see you doing vintage again :-)

  4. Beautiful cards,,,,,the dies are awesome.TFS!

  5. HOLY WOW!! This is gorgeous! I love the vintage look and colors you chose! I am sooo lovin those new dies! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Loves Rubberstamps this week!

  6. Linda this is SO DELICIOUS i COULD EAT IT!
    Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts.
    Hugs Chris x

  7. gorgeous, I love all the new dies they are coming out with, I want em all LOL........

  8. So chic and classy! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon.

  9. Beautiful card and thanks for joining in with our challenge over at Allsorts this week
    x catherine

  10. Such a shame we can not count you in on our Top 5 as you entered more than five challenges (as our rules demand). :(
    So love your beautiful card! Maybe next time? Hope to see you around with us at TioT again soon!

    Claudia x

  11. Oh my, this is so lovely. I didn't know a mulberry rose and seam binding were a must for vintage...I'll have to try that since my vintage aren't vintage! I just didn't know the secret! LOL Lovely lovely card. Bravo! Thanks so much for entering our Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge this week...so nice to have you!
    Manderly and Jennifer

  12. A beautiful card Linda, a gorgeous design and I love the stunning colours and vintage look!!

    Thanks so much for joining the Everybody Art Challenge,
    Heather xx

  13. this is absolutly beautiful xx thanks for sharing at Loves rubberstamps xxx

  14. Hello Linda,
    you have made an exquisite card, and you have followed the challenge wonderfully, unfortunately you fail to qualify for Our Creative Corner because you have entered too many challenges, this is so disappointing, perhaps next time.
    Smiles :-)

  15. this is such a beautiful card, the rose detail really unites the whole piece, we ask that you only enter 5 challenges, so sadly can not put you forward for our prizes. We do hope to see you again at TIOT. EE

  16. Stunning! Love that fab DP and the gorgeous border. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Loves Rubber Stamps Challenge.
    Good Luck and Hugs, Dangina

  17. Linda another beauty!! But I wouldn't expect anything else from you..all your cards are beautiful!!! Love all the new dies, so many dies..so little time AND money lol Blessings, Marcelle xxx

  18. This card is really beautiful. Such a shame we can't select it for a prize at TioT as you've have entered too many challenges for us (maximum 5 including ours). Hope we will see you again as your work is gorgeous! x

  19. Beautiful card, so much lovely details!
    Thanks for sharing with us at TIOT!
    xxx Ellie xxx

  20. A lovely card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes" challenge over at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge Blog… Sorry for the late comment, but I didn't have any internet the last week.

    Hope to see you again in our new challenge that started on Wednesday.

    (DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)

  21. Linda, i just love how you did your card. the decorative edged layers and the pearls peeking out! just gorgeous!
    thank you for playing along with us @ OCC

  22. I love this color combo - pink and green - and the layers are fabulous!


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