Saturday, 10 November 2012

Shabby chic/vintage Multi-fold Birthday card

Good evening fellow bloggers

How's your weekend been going so far? Good I hope.

Thank you for your kind comments on my previous posts.

Just a quick post today as I'm hoping to relax tonight and watch a film , both my boys are out so I've got the house to myself, BLISS! Lol.

This card was made from a 12 by 12 card stock and done by scoring and making many folds to create this gorgeous and unique card. The tutorial plus photos can be found on this site: Multi-fold card tutorial

Materials used:

Hunkydory patterned card stock
Vintage toppers and corner pieces from a hunkydory card kit
Gold peel offs
Black organza ribbon
Almanac collection paper pad for triangular pieces.
X cut border punch
Organza flowers
Spellbinder dies
Black feathers which I got from eBay.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges please:

Sweet stampin challenges - Anything goes

Milk coffee challenge blog -More than one fold

S J paper crafts challenges -Birthdays - optional- use oval on your card

ATC with attitude -Add a sentiment/anything goes

Crafty catz weekly challenges -Anything goes

Joyful stamper - inspire me Fridays -Anything goes

Raise the bar challenges -Birthdays

Sweet stampin challenge blog - Anything goes

Creative moments blog -More than one fold

Simply Create Challenges - Anything goes - linky Party

Flutterby Wednesdays challenges-Anything goes with a butterfly. (4 hold butterfly peel offs on the inside of card)

Penny's challenges -Lots of layers

Have a lovely evening and a great day tomorrow!
Many hugs
Sharon xxx


Sue - bearhouse said...

WOW! This is wonderful Sharon. Such a fabulous design and beautifully detailed. I love the vintage images you have used.
Thank you for the link to the tutorial.
I hope you enjoy the rest of the weekend
hugs Sue

sassy said...

what beautiful colours and the image is so beautiful i love a bit of vintage this is so lovely reall a beauty too thanks for sharing your work with us at CRAFTY CATZ hug sassyxx

Jenny L said...

Hi Sharon,
thought I was on the wrong blog for a mo. What a wonderful looking blog. You are really making great head way with your blogging.
Your card is superbly stunning creation. You are sooooo clever much more adventurous than I am.
I hope you had a good evening watching TV.
Have a wonderful rest of the weekend.
Sorry I haven't done my libster award yet still stumped at finding 2 more to give the award to. I will have a look tomorrow at what I can find.
Lotsof crafty love. Jenny L.

Patricia said...

Oh! Wow! look what you have done to your Blog! I love, love, love it.
You are so clever........... and that Card!! well that is a "Work of Art".
Thank you for your comment about the award. I feel I have let you down but the technical side of the computer really baffles me. I am delighted to receive the award I do appreciate you thinking of me.

Patricia xx

Patricia Howarth said...

Morning Sharon, A beautiful card today, lovely vintage, my favourite. Thanks for the link to the tutorial, you are so good giving us these links.
Hope you enjoyed your film on tv.
Have a good Sunday.
Lots of love from Patricia xx

tilly's crafts said...

gorgeous creation Sharon, love all the details!
Kim x

May said...

WOW, WOW, WOW, I have never seen something so Beautiful... What an AmAzing design.. The attention to detail & design is Fabulous...Stunning vintage card... Love it all!! Thank you for the link & sharing... Hugs May x x x

Teresa Kline said...

wow, this is stunning, such gorgeous details...hope you have a fabulous day!

enjoy *~*

Danni said...

Beautiful! A masterpiece! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

Beth M said...

Wow this is absolutely stunning! Love it! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week x

Sandy Ang said...

this is so intricate and creatively done !

Wanda Cullen said...

What a special creation! Love all the gorgeous details! Thanks for playing along with us at Raise the Bar!

Craftyhugs said...

Hi Patricia. Thank you for your kind comment. I had a lovely evening and it was so peaceful lol. Hope you are well? Hugs xx

carol said...

Fabulous creation, thanks for playing along with our Anything goes challenge at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

Chrissy said...

This is just stunning, gorgeous work, would love to do this, or try at least...beautiful.
Thanks for joining in with us at ATC’s and Fat Pages and cards with Attitude…


Pia S said...

This is beautifully put together! Such lovely vintage elements, a gorgeous creation!

Lynette said...

Oh my gosh - this is fabulous!! Totally awesome. Thanks so much for sharing it for the Flutter By Wednesday challenge this week.

Helen said...

This is amazing! A wonderful creation and such an elegant design.

Thanks for joining us at Pennys

Helen x

PS I have some blog candy on my blog -

Cindy :) said...

gorgeous, I love every detail, sooo pretty and elegant, all the papers you used were so perfect for the elements you chose, amazing creation hun :) hugs

Lisa-Jane said...

Good grief that looks like a lot of work went into that! We hope you had fun playing along with the S J Crafts challenge.

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Awesome!!! Wow! Thanks for participating in our PENNY'S PAPER CRAFTY challenge!!

Wedgie said...

What a wonderful project.
Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin this week, Wedgie xxx

Maria Matter said...

so beautiful & such an impressive design!!
you've been featured @ Inspire Me Fridays this week, thank you so much for linking up!

Trish Hughes said...

stunning card, thanks for joining Simply Create!!!

~*Joni said...

This is stunning! I know some vintage lovers who would absolutely fall over seeing this! :) Thank you so much for joining in on our birthday challenge this week at Raise The Bar!
~*Joni RTB DT

Lyndsey Turner said...

WOW!!!! just gorgeous, simply stunning with plenty of folds. Thanks for joining us at Milkcoffee this challenge xx

shamraiz said...

Oh that's a brilliant idea. It looks so great!
Thanks for linking to the Sunday showcase.
Clear cards