Friday, November 28, 2014

Gibson Girl Vintage Card

Hello Everyone,
Hope all had a great Thanksgiving.  We went to my brother's for a yummy turkey dinner.  Spent the day with him, niece, nephews, and mom and dad.  Great day.  
I would like to share this vintage card today.  It goes with the tag ( see tag here) I made for the Vintage Stamping Anything But a Card Challenge...which is still open!!  Plenty of time to enter.

Materials List:
Stamps: Gibson Girl # 12 from Flonz Craft
CS: white; Blushing Bride (Stampoin' Up); grays
Ink: Gray Flannel Memento
Copic Markers
Dot Stencil- Stampin' Up
Wide Sheer Pink and Gray Satin Ribbons
Rosa Embossing Folder - Cuttlebug
Oval die cut - Spellbinders

  • Make card from Blushing Bride CS
  • Layer with dark gray CS
  • Stamp Gibson Girl with Gray Flannel ink on white CS
  • Color the image with Copic Markers

  • Die cut image and a layer of Blushing Bride with dies
  • Dry emboss light gray CS 
  • Wrap wide sheer ribbon around light gray layer and tie in knot
  • Add to card base
  • Add the die cut ovals to card with dimensional adhesive
  • Tie gray satin ribbon in knot and glue to the pink ribbon

Challenges for my Gibson Girl Vintage Card
4 Crafty Chicks: die cuts
In the Pink: pink and die cuts/punches
A creative romance: something old---I used a Gibson girl image
Brown Sugar: anything goes
Crafty Catz Weekly: anything goes
Simon's Monday: anything goes

Next time I will be posting Christmas cards.  I will be posting Christmas cards a couple times a week until the end of the year.  I hope you check back for a little inspiration and to say hi!!  See you then.  Love ya.


  1. Beautiful card Karen thank you for joining us at Crafty Catz this week
    Dianne x DT

  2. A lovely card with the Flonz image Karen, liking the soft colourway as well.

    Hope you have a lovely weekend.

    B x

  3. The Gibson girl image is delightful and the embossing and colour scheme makes for a great vintage look!

  4. Such a pretty card, I love your embossed background and beautiful vintage image. Thanks for sharing your creation with us at In the Pink!

  5. A beautiful card Karen, a lovely design and colours scheme. Such an elegant card with the gorgeous embossing, pretty image and bow!!

    Thanks so much for joinging Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Heather xx

  6. Beautiful vintage card, thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar this week

  7. Beautiful vintage card! I love that embossed layer and your die cut image - Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week,
    Tina - DT

  8. such an elegant card :) thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp!!


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