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A Vintage Holiday

Are you looking for some Vintage Christmas card inspiration!  The Frilly and Funkie Challenge blog has some great inspiration posted from the DT.  Be sure to create and play along for your chance to win a $25 spending spree at The Funkie Junkie Boutique.
I was inspired by the Mini Cabinet cards and Occasions cards.  I have been right into the ice skates this season and icy blues.
 
 
I decided on making a 5x5 easel card.  I love to layer and load with goodies.

 
When you open it all the way there's more icy fun.

 
I cut my layer with my snow flurries on the edge die then added some Ranger Icicle Stickles.

 
I inked a Framed Alpha Word- Wonderful with tumbled glass distress paint.

 
 I cut a Thinlits Label then stamped from Handwritten Holidays 2, Let it Snow.

 
To get the ice skates white I painted gesso onto the grungeboard.  Then I used frosted film and attached to the grungeboard and cut.  Giving the skates a pretty shimmer.  I thread some bakers twine for laces then attached the silver snowflake charm.

 
I coated the mini cabinet card with embossing paste then sprinkled a little distress glitter pumice stone and clear rock candy.  I colored the toque with broken china distress marker.

 
With the left over frosted film grunge board from cutting the skates I cut the smallest stacked snowflake.  I added a silver brad and pounded it out.

 
I trimmed a #8 tag to fit in the cabinet card.  Another Thinlit Label cut stamped with Handwritten Holidays 2 'tis the season.

 
The tag would be a great spot to hide a gift card!

 
Be sure to check out the rest of the Frilly and Funkie Design Teams projects.  We would love to see your Vintage Christmas Cards!
 
Thanks for stopping by.  I appreciate the time you spend here.
 
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Compendium of Curiosities 3 - Woodland Trees/ Tinsel
 
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