Saturday, May 30, 2015

You can plan on me

I do love Bing Crosby's version of "I'll be home for Christmas", don't we all need something sweet in our lives? 

Christmas Cards All Year 'Round: Vintage
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge: Add Colour - Colour It
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge: Any Occasion
Fab 'n' Funky: Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra: Anything Christmas

Materials used:

Stampendous Snowy Postcard image stamped with Memento ink onto MME Bella Bella designer paper.
I added some colour to the image with Cut 'n' dry pen nibs and Distress inks.
Golden Liquid Pearls, flowers from stash, crochet flower, Miss Cutie Pie tickets, unstitch tool for distressing.

Thank you so much for visiting, it means the world! Hope you're having a wonderful weekend and are well.

Love and hugs


  1. This is such a gorgeous image indeed!! Love all of the special touches to your design here and how your reds really pop out so beautifully!! Great Christmas design! Happy weekend!

  2. Wonderful Christmas card Maarit. I love that postcard and your lovely flowers finish it off beautifully. Enjoy the rest of your weekend. hugs, Pat K

  3. Oh my word Maarit this is so very beautiful and such a wonderful vintage style, this is awesome thank you for joining our challenge at FAB 'N' FUNKY this week.
    lorraine x

  4. Oh this is gorgeous Maarit.. such a wonderful image and I love the pretty flowers.. this is perfect vintage! :-))
    Hope you have a lovely weekend!
    Big hugs, Sue B xx

  5. Absolutely WONDERFUL festive card. xxx

  6. You could enter this in Scrappy Mo's RUDOLPH DAY challenge too Maarit. xxx

  7. Wow, what a beautiful vintage card! Love this!

  8. Really lovely vintage card and some absolutely gorgeous embellishments, beautiful.

    Thank you for joining in the May Rudolph Day challenge.

    Kath x

  9. This is one of my favourite Christmas images . Love the touch of colour you have added and the flowers. Hugs Mrs A.

  10. This is one of my favourite stamped images.You have captured that lovely vintage feel and love your beautiful embellies.

    Thabks for taking part in the May Rudolph Days Challenge.

  11. Beautiful! The postcard stamp is just lovely. xx

  12. Beautiful card, and yes, that song is great! Hugs, Valerie

  13. Thanks for entering all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  14. Oh my, this postcard card is just stunning Maarit! I love the vintage feel of it, and that pop of color is unexpected but so beautiful! Hugs, Brenda

  15. Beautiful card Maarit, I love this vintage image and your beautiful embellishments, hugs Kate x

  16. Beautiful card......Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky this week.
    Wendy xx

  17. Maarit, this is so gorgeous hunny. I LOVE your stunning Christmas card. I treated myself to this same stamp last year, but have yet to use it, so I'm feeling inspired after seeing this! Truly beautiful Christmas card. Thanks so much for playing along with the Fab 'n' Funky crew in our Christmas Challenge. So glad you did! Hugs, Wends x Fab 'n' Funky DT

  18. A lovely traditional vintage style of Christmas card, just perfect.

    Hugs Erika. x

  19. I have this stamp and I love to see other cards made with it, such great inspiration. Thank you for joining us at CHNC Extra.

  20. Love the way you have used the flowers to add little bursts of colour!
    Hugz Tinz

  21. Maarit
    you also great at making vintage card
    wooooww I love the image
    love the colors
    and love the flowers
    really adorable card you did here
    love love love
    hugs, Monika


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