Oct 7, 2013

"Feminine Beauty"

Feminine Beauty
is the new challenge this month at Vintage Stamping Challenges.

I have some gorgeous silhouette stamps from Flonzcraft
and I had the idea of using them in white instead of the usual black.
This then lead to the idea of a Wedgwood type of card.
Simple elegance is the look that I was after.


For this card I have inked up the background and front panel
in a mixture of blue DI.
I stamped the crackle onto the background to break it up just a little.
The flowers I made myself (yes, I am slowing getting the hang of it!)
The main image can be found here.
Being in a Wedgwood style, it was extremely difficult to not add 
extra bits!!!!!!!!!!! It was all about the white on blue.

I hope you take the time to pop over to Vintage Stamping Challenges
and check out the amazing talent and ideas from the team.
 Flonzcraft is offering a generous $20 gift voucher to the winner,
he offers an occassional spot prize
and there is always a top 3!

Enjoy


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges ~

21 comments:

Brenda Brown said...

You have captured the blue Wedgewood perfectly Dot, this is a gorgeous feminine card. I love the framed image and the punched orders with the flowers. Great job.
hugs {brenda} x0x

debby4000 said...

Oh this is beautiful and it does indeed look like Wedgewood.
luv
Debby

brenda said...

A lovely card to kick start the week Dot and you captured the Wedgwood look perfectly.

B x

Netty said...

loving the wedgewood look, fab card Dot, Annette x

Ellie Knol said...

Gorgeous style you've achieved here, it looks a bit antique, like a commerce for some perfume from 1711...

Astrid Maclean said...

Wonderful card Dot! Great colour combo and I love how you have used that SB die!! Stunning make altogether!

Olga Bester said...

Beautiful cameo. Love the dies. Thank you for joining GlitternSparkle.
Olga DT GlitternSparkle

Olga Bester said...

Beautiful cameo. Love the dies. Thank you for joining GlitternSparkle.
Olga DT GlitternSparkle

Viv's Visuals said...

And simple elegance duly achieved! Lovely! Thanks for the welcome too! x

Fandhmum said...

What a beautiful card
Rosie x

lindyloo said...

what a beautiful card and just perfect for our challenge over at glitter n sparkle x

Penny Nantell said...

What a beautiful blue wedge wood card. Thanks for joining us at 613 Ave Create. PennyRae DT

Shirley Chillman said...

Floaty and whimsical comes to mind Dot 006 ... as if she hasn't a care in the world. You have captured the Wedgwood look to perfection. Clever use of the flowers.

Crafty hugs from Shirl x x

Then again she might be high!!!! lol

Terry said...

Dot, this is so feminine and pretty! Love the blue colors! Are you enjoying CC102?

heidy said...

This is gorgeous!!
Thanks for joining CCT this week!
Hugs Heidy

lynnesbowsandbelles said...

Dot
You created the most gorgeous effect with this stamp as it does look like Wedgewood - so beautiful.
Wishes
Lynne

Sabrina said...

That vintage silhouette was a great choice to use with an oval frame. Thanks for joining the CCEE Stampers.

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Such a lovely card.

Paper Creations by Shirley said...

Gorgeous, it looks like Wedgewood for sure. Have a great day, Shirleyx

Claire said...

Another beauty Dot! You've captured the delicate effect of wedgewood so beautifully with this card. Love those dies you've used too
Claire xx

Digi Darla said...

Gorgeous card, love this card...

Hugs
Kim

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