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Thursday, 27 October 2011

Christmas Postcard

I just don't seem to be able to get settled down to doing any crafting this week, I know I should be cracking on with Christmas cards but just can't seem to come up with anything I really want to make!
My friend who came over yesterday asked me if I could store her stamps while she is moving, ha ha
like I need more stamps !! so now I not only have hundreds of my own but all hers as well so I will spend even more time looking through stamps and wondering what I could do with them instead of actutally sitting down and making something.Tonight I got out five or six stamps and made myself make a card using some of them, its not very exciting but at least I made one.  Then I played about with my new G45 stamps and made this Christmas postcard which I do like for once. We had the cat to the vets today to have her spayed,she was supposed to wear a halo collar when we fetched her home but she was so distressed with it and then nearly hung herself between the windowsill and a chair that I have had to take it off,hope she doesn't chew her stitches out!
I'm putting my card on a couple of challenges
Winter Wonderland - vintage Christmas
abc christmas challenge - vintage Christmas

12 comments:

  1. Love these post card Christmas style cards! great idea, beautiful too! Thanks for coming to play with us at ABC Christmas challenge this time, I hope you can come play again soon you can enter as many times as you like! hugs Samantha :0)

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  2. what a gorgeous vintage creation, thank you so much for joining us at the Winter Wonderland this week
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have some candy if you are interested :)

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  3. This is beautiful Joan, I love your gently colouring, and the stamps are sooo nice.
    I wouldn't worry about your cat chewing the stitches, when we had our two done they didn't bother with them at all x

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  4. This is gorgeous Joan...I love the image and the beautiful vintage style.
    Debbie x

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  5. Fabulous vintage postcard Joan, love the children on the text background. Have fun with all those stamps.
    luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

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  6. This is lovely, so vintage and festive!

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  7. Its gorgeous,love the postcard theme. Hope you cats recovering. Yvonne x

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  8. Gorgeous Joan, love the postcard theme, great images.
    Avril xx

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  9. Lovely idea the postcards style. Sorry about the cat, hope he recovers without pulling at his stitches. You know when there is always a smart a.... who sickens you, I have 53 Chritmas cards made to date. Hugs Caz

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  10. Wonderful Vintage postcard, lovely idea. Thanks for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge! Hope to see you again for the next letter.
    hugs Dorte

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  11. Fabulous card! Great take on the V is for Vintage theme. Thanks for playing along with the ABC Christmas Challenge. We will have another fun one for you tomorrow. We hope you will play along again!! :-)
    ~Lacey
    www.stampandcreate.com
    ABC Christmas Challenge DT
    PS I have a weekly candy on my store's blog if you would like to enter...
    www.stampandcreate.blogspot.com

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  12. Hi Joan,
    Thank you for your comment on my blog! I really love this vintage card. The girls on this card are so lovely together. The combination with the other stamps are great!
    Have a nice weekend!

    Groetjes, Petra

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