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Sunday, February 2, 2014

Vintage Valentine - OSAAT #198

Hi friends!  Happy Groundhog Day and SuperBowl Sunday!  Who are you rooting for?  I'm for whichever ones have the right numbers so I can win the Football Pool at the office!

It is time for another challenge over at One Stitch at a Time!This week the theme is Anything Goes!  We love those don't we.  Our sponsor is our own Stitchy Bear Digi Outlet.
The prize this time is "All the Images that were used in Challenge #196."  Fabulous.  You could really add to your stash of images.

Here is my card to show you.  I just loved working with this image.

Materials Used:
  • Image -SBO - Reeces Scrap Pieces - A Vintage Valentine
  • Sentiment - My Favorite Things - Heartbreaker
  • Cardstock - Stampin Up - Real Red  and Cherry Cobbler; Xpress It Blending Card
  • Designer Paper - From my stash
  • Accessories - SU Label Punch; Martha Stewart - Leaf Punch; Cheery Lyn Designs Italian Flourish die cut; Wild Orchid Crafts - Flowers; Ribbon and Lace from my stash
  • Copic Markers - B0000; E000, E00, E01; E42, E44, E47; R01, R22, R29, R39; R81, R83, R85; Y32, Y35, Y38
That's it.  I hope you hop on over to OSAAT and check out what the rest of the Design Team has created for your inspiration and then get inky yourself and create something for the challenge.  See you next time.

I am submitting this card for the following challenges:

 A Creative Romance - Show Us Some Love
Crafty Catz - Anything Goes
Fairy Tale Challenge - More than Two Colors
Fun with Shapes and More - Valentine
Jellypark Challenge - Lots of Love

QKR Stampede - Anything Goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes
SweetPea Stampers - Love
4 Crafty Chicks - Anything Goes
4 Crafty Girls - Anything Goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge - Sharing the Love
C.R.A.F.T. challenge - Love
MilkCoffee Challenge - Valentines/Love
Challenges4Everybody - Anything Goes
Pile It On - Add ribbon
Robyn's Fetish - Valentine card
The Corrosive Challenge - Feel the Love
The Ribbon Girl - Hearts


  1. Oh I do love your card Maggie. What a wonderfully vintage feel. Love your colouring (it's always amazing) and the embellishments you used too. So sweet.

    Lynn, your OSAAT DT Sister

  2. This card is so full of beauty and romance Maggie - gorgeous.
    btw, has groundhog made an appearance yet today? Love Ingrid xx

    1. No groundhog here this morning. We've got gray skies and rain. Thanks for your comment.

  3. I don't root for any team or watch the super bowl. I do however watch the puppy bowl with the kitty half time!! Your card is so pretty with all those lovely flowers and red ribbon.


    Your Sister OSAAT DT

  4. Like the coloring of the image. Especially like the pretty flower & ribbon embellishments.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  5. You have made a beautiful card Maggie - it love how the shades really compliment each other perfectly. Great choice of embellishments and papers too.

    Hugs Sue Pxxx OSAAT Teamie

  6. Gorgeous card Maggie! Love those flowers, your layout & coloring...always FAB! Awesome, awesome work Hun & TFS!!!

  7. Oh WOW Maggie, this is beautiful, such a romantic card and so beautifully constructed too hun, brilliant. Hugs Jane xxxxx

  8. This is a super vintage Valentine! So beautiful with the flowers, image, and everything. The sun is casting shadows here today, but I can't remember what that's supposed to mean. We've hardly had winter yet, so I hope we're not having an early spring. We have daffodils and crocuses blooming already.

  9. Perfect valentine card and I like the pink/red combo.

  10. So beautiful! Love that die in the background; such a lovely touch. Best, CG

  11. Love this beautiful card- the image is colored so nicely- and all of the dies are a wonderful accent! I am missing the Super Bowl ( and the party) , hope it is a good game!

  12. Great card!!!
    We are pleased so much that you are joining us with our Challenge of fwsam. Since there is now something to win, the special rules are valid. So the work shown may join at the same time only up to 3 other challenges.

    Thank you for your participation in the Fun with Shapes and more Challenge and for your understanding. We hope that the next time you are here again.

    Hugs Ivi

  13. Thanks for sharing another lovely card for the Sweet Pea Stampers 'Valentine's Day/Love' challenge - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

  14. A beautiful vintage Valentine card. The lovely ribbon and bow sets the design off beautifully. Hazel x

  15. Wow!! Gorgeous card Maggie! Love those flowers!! :)

  16. Gorgeous vintage valentine card. Thank you for sharing at Sweet Pea Stampers. We wish you good luck and hope to see you again. Sylvia, DT-member

  17. Gorgeous card, i got distracted by the pics of your furbabies up the top. They are so cute
    Hugskatie s

  18. Beautiful card! Love the roses! Thanks for joining us this fortnight at The Corrosive Challenge Blog!

  19. Pretty card Margaret - thanks for joining in with The Ribbon Girl Card Challenge, Mary x

  20. Beautiful card! That cupid is so cute and love those flowers too! :)

  21. Maggie,
    You have created a beautiful card. I love the flowers and all of the embellishments. Thanks for playing with us at Jellypark Friends for our Lots of Love challenge!

  22. Your card is fantastic!!!
    Love your coloring and the detail of flowers is awesome...
    Thanks for linking your card in our challenge at QKR Stampede.
    Ardilla :)

  23. What a gorgeous card you have made here. It fits our challenge this fortnight of “Valentine’s day/love”. Thanks for taking part and good luck. Best wishes, Kym (Sweet Pea Stampers Challenge Blog Design Team Member)

  24. Such a gorgeous Valentine's card Thank you for joining us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge. Marlene DT

  25. such a cute image. Thanks for joining us at CraftyCatz! Kim x

  26. Love this cute CUPID image! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week xoxoxo

  27. Great card - love the flowers!

    Victoria OSAAT teamie

  28. Hi Margaret, oh this is also lovely with this sweet Amor and all the lovely flowers and decoration.

    We are delighted that you joining us with our Challenge of fwsam here. Since there is this time again something to win the additional rule is valid: The work shown may only be combined with up to 3 other Challenges at the same time to participate in the draw. For the selection of top 3 of course you're there!

    Thank you for your participation in the Fun with Shapes and more Challenge and for your understanding. We hope that the next time you are here again.

    Hugs Claudia

  29. How very cute and LOVEly! Thanks for joining us at Jellypark!

  30. Great vintage card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

  31. I think this is fabulous, thanks for joining in at Milkcoffee this time, Lou DT x

  32. What a gorgeous card. Love how you have showcased the image. Thank you for joining us over at Crafty Catz. Hugs Nina

  33. Lovely card !!! I love the flowers !!Thank you so much for joining us at Pile It On Challenges !!

    Mayra DTM

  34. Another lovely card. Thank you for joining the challenge at Sweet Pea Stampers

  35. Absolutely beautiful, thank you for joining us at
    A Creative Romance this time..
    Hugs Teresa

  36. This is beautiful - I love how you've combined the vintage style with lighter, clearer colours - so often people seem to associate 'vintage' with 'drab', and it's wonderful to see how pretty this is in its soft pinks and bright reds.

  37. This is so very very beautiful, your details and extras are just perfect in every way love your ideas and admire your ability

  38. Hi Margaret! It is your lucky day! Your entry was selected by Random.Org as with winner of the Gift Certificate to The Ribbon Girl! The design team at A Creative Romance says a big "congratulations" as there were 330 entries and random org picked you! Please email and let them know you are the winner of the "Show Us Some Love" voucher and they will sort it out for you! Have a great day! xxx Ann Marie


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