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Monday, 23 November 2015

Vintage Reindeer


Good morning. It seems winter is finally here- I've just come back from the school run and, for the first time this term, we had to wrap up warm. My boys have new Star Wars hats and gloves, so were happy to wear them.

This colder weather makes me feel more Christmassy but also reminds me that I still have lots of cards to make. This little card with its vintage feel is a good template for the quick cards I need to make now- simple yet still stylish.

The papers are Trimcraft First Edition Christmas Wishes- I love this red and brown combination. The reindeer and sentiment stamps are from the Dovecraft Glad Tidings Clear Sentiment stamps pack. I've stamped the deer and sentiment using Vintage Photo distress ink onto Creative Expressions Milk card. I've used the distress ink on the edges of all layers to achieve a vintage look. The twine and pearls are also from the Glad Tidings range.

I would like to enter this card for the Fantasy Stampers Traditional Christmas Challenge.

Thanks for visiting today and for all your lovely comments. Cathy x



9 comments:

Linda Simpson said...

This is gorgeous, love the deer and design.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Jade Morrison said...

Hello Cathy, A beautiful Christmas card, love the image and the lovely papers you have used.

Jade xx

Laine said...

Such a cute festive creation Cathy.
Laine
xx

Sylv said...

Gorgeous vintage Christmas card, lovely papers and image.

Sylv xx

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi this is a gorgeous Christmas card. Hugs Jackie

Dawn Lancaster said...

Gorgeous Cathy, I love your magnificent stag & the gorgeous papers you've used!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Avril Watson said...

Love this card Cathy, I am loving the Scandinavian feel to the Christmas cards that are around just now...hugs xxx

Cazro said...

A lovleyfresh seasonal card. The stag looks good against the red and brown background. Thanks for joining us at Fantasy Stampers Caz DT

Maria Simms said...

I love this, really Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Fantasy Stampers!