Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Vintage

I did a bit of searching for what vintage means. The best explanation I found: it's old and it looks good!


There is a new July Artful Delight Card Kit that was introduced on Monday, and wow, is it jam packed full of goodies!

My Mind's Eye - Kate & Co. collection 6x6 sheets (2 each) 
Spring Showers
Mini Flowers
Chevron
Watercolor
Lovely Day
Teresa Collins - Summer Stories collection 6x6 sheets (2 each) 
Bingo
Dots
Damask
My Mind's Eye - Find your wings and fly collection 6x6 sheets (2 each)
Sky's The Limit
Up & Away
Echo Park - Here & Now collection 6x6 sheets (2 each)
Chalkboard Lace
Flower Patch
 Coordinating Cardstock - Bazzill Card Shoppe  8 1/2x11 sheets (3 each) 
Candy Hearts
Mashmallow
Banana Split
Embellishments - size and color may vary per kit
1 package My Mind's Eye Kate & Co. collection Enamel Dots
1 package My Mind's Eye Kate & Co. collection Decorative Buttons
2 - Kaisercraft Resin Flowers - Fuchsia
1 stamp set - Lawn Fawn Flutter By
3 - Bo Bunny Doilies - White
1 Mix'd Media Inx - Patina
approx. 1 yard - May Arts Lace w/Satin Center - White
approx. 1 yard - Canvas Corp Deco Mesh Ribbon - White
approx. 10 yards - Maya Road Twine Cording - Blackberry
Bright colored Sequins

My card today focuses a bit on the patterned paper and fiber embellishments included in the kit. In the next couple of weeks, I will have cards to show you that are completely different from this (a bit more clean and simple)-so you really can create lots of things from one kit in lots of different styles.


Did you know that Artful Delight also offers a monthly sketch challenge too? It is where you create a project using either the card or scrapbook sketch for a chance to win a kit. My card uses the card layout, I just turned it on it's side.

18 comments:

  1. I love the subtle texture on this card Karen...and the gorgeous patterned paper!

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  2. Sooo lovely Karen! I adore that floral paper!

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  3. Ooooh, this is so pretty! I love the colors! :)

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  4. Beautiful card Karen. I love the AD kits.

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  5. Gorgeous card Karen, love the mesh!

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  6. Very pretty! Love that PP.

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  7. Lots of great layers and texture Karen, very pretty!!

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  8. Perfect vintage card...love the texture from the mesh.

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  9. Pretty papers and that mesh is a great design element.

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  10. Your definition of vintage totally brought a smile to my face Karen, cause it's a style I struggle with... maybe this will help me lol. ps your card is gorgeous!

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  11. This sure looks gorgeous and vintage! Love it, Karen!

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  12. so i must be vintage!!! lol

    fab card girl :) have a fun safe 4th!!!

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  13. totally gorgeous! I love the textures and happy colors!

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  14. Wonderful use of the yellow and pink! That mesh texture in the background is a great addition!

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  15. This is so pretty! Love those patterned papers! And that kit looks AMAZING!!! Tons of awesome goodies!! Thanks for the heads-up about the monthly sketch challenge! Would love to play along sometime soon! Hope you're having a great summer!!

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