Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Vintage Thanksgiving


I recently got some vintage postcard images through LunaGirl on Etsy.  Linda at the Funkie Junkie  has beautiful creations and she recommended her and I was not disappointed.  I downloaded some seasonal images and made a Thanksgiving card for my brother and SIL:


This is a really simple card as my SIL loves country stuff but HATES buttons….which makes it hard to embellish a card for her as I love buttons!  I opted to add some stamped leaves to a Top Note panel, and cut two out for my embellishment.  She is an excellent cook & baker, so I hope she likes this cute little girl eying those pies!!  (I hope the ones I am making today turn out as well as those on the postcard!) And I hope that everyone who is celebrating this holiday remembers that all our blessings come from above, including this little sleepyhead!

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Wee Details:

  • Stamps:  Blessed by You, Waltzingmouse
  • Paper: More Mustard, Riding Hood Red, WW, Nook & Pantry, Basic Grey
  • Ink:  More Mustard, Riding Hood Red
  • Acc: Digi Image, Polka Dotted Scalloped Ribbon, Brad, Top Note Die


  1. Great card and easy to mail. I love the image.
    Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

  2. Love your vintage items! They are always so cute and clever. Great Colors for Thanksgiving. Happy pie making today...I'm doing it too! LOL

    Be blessed this Thanksgiving and all the rest of the holidays.

    Hugs, Martha

  3. Gorgeous image! love this and wishing you a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family. And very true - all blessings come from above. Safe travels tomorrow!

  4. Your card is so warm and inviting! I think those pies could be smelled in Maryland! I cheated and bought mine from a baker...:( Cassidy looks like a little sweetie PIE herself!!!


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