Saturday, October 27, 2012

Vintage Text at Sugar Creek Hollow!

Good morning my friends. How is your weekend, off to a great start I hope!

How about some texting? Not the kind you may do on your cell phone but some vintage text on your shabby chic/ vintage style card for this week's challenge at Sugar Creek Hollow . We ask that you
use text either in your papers or sentiment or any other creative way you may want to use text.

My text is in my background papers and the sentiment tagged in my bow.

I also used my favorite sentiment on the inside of my card. Creating this card
for some dear friends that took us out to dinner the other night.
After years of sharing dinners, dance nights and life, we got busy with our 
own plans and had not done this for quite some time, so the night was full
of good conversation and memories. 
Believe me when I say, we will be doing this again soon!

I am sure you will all love this image I am using this week since so many of you love vintage
things. This is Fancy Shoe from Doodle Pantry
I love this shoe and have seen it colored many different ways, all beautifully!

The lace and trims along with a punched border adds some texture to my card front.

Be sure and stop by at Sugar Creek Hollow to see what the rest of our talented team has created this
week to inspire you, it is with great sadness that I tell you that as of today our teammate Holly Young has stepped down. We will miss her creativity and great spirit as I know you will, but we wish her only the best in life. 

I wanted to show you this picture of my Azalea blooming this past week, this is the first time I have ever seen an Azalea bloom in October. We planted this one in the spring after receiving it at my Mother-in-law's funeral. I could not believe my eyes. Also, I want to apologize for being absent lately, we have been away
on a trip and I have just been behind on my blogging.
Hope to see you soon, enjoy your day!

Card Details:
Paper: Stampin' Up crumb cake and black, My Mind's Eye lost and found Blush
Ink: Versafine onyx black, distress ink antique linen and frayed burlap, Spectrum Noir markers
Other: Spellbinders Labels One, Want2Scrap pearls, Martha Stewart punch, Lace and trim from outlet, Paper Studio
burlap ribbon, Stampin Up word window punch, linen thread, purely pomegranate satin ribbon,
Stamps: digital Fancy Shoe Doodle Pantry, Stampendous  friend sentiment, thank you from Stampin' Up Noteworthy

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Meggymay said...

Wow, love this shoe image, its a beautiful card. The sentiment inside is wonderful.
Yvonne x

Daniele said...

just loving taht shoe with all the pearl buttons, I've got Clematis flowering at the moment but we have had a cold day today so that will finish them off

butterfly said...

Ooh, lovely challenge! And I think your card is fab... Great papers in the background, and that pearly shoe is fantastic!
Alison x

Olga said...

Hey girl!! LOng time no dro by, sorry, busy busy.......promise to do better.I love this card, that image and the perals, breathtaking!!

Glenda Atkins said...

Awesome card, great details (love the lace and bow) and your colouring is wonderful!The inside of the card is just fabulous!

The Other Patti Sue said...

Such a lovely card! Love the pearls and your texting!

Colleen said...

Very cute with all the pearls and lace.

Pat said...

Beautiful card, super image. love the pearls and gorgeous bow.

Pat xx

Starr said...

Hi Patti, this is one of my favs. The shoe is fabulous it really draws your eye. It is so elegant, love it!