Friday, February 11, 2011

PDCC#68 "Shabby Chic"

Happy Friday!

I could not resist entering the challenge at PDCC this week. It seems every week here lately because the inspiration from the designers is amazing! When I saw the shabby chic picture, the wheels were turning in my head. I thought delicate and feminine with lace, ribbon, flowers,and pearls. Yes, must have pearls! I saw this lovely image at The Graphics Fairy and even added a tiny pearl for her earring. is my shabby chic card! Thank you for looking and adding any comments! It's appreciated...take care!


Paper: Kraft, Bazzill, Melissa Frances, Paper Studio
Image: The Graphics Fairy
Pearls, Rose: Recollections
Cream Flower: Prima
Lace: Jo-Ann Fabric
Ribbon: Really Reasonable Ribbon
Punch: Martha Stewart
Corner Punch: Marvy Uchida
Ink: Versa Magic, Cloud White


  1. Maria I love all the little elements to ponder over as you look over your card - so many things to see and admire~ Thanks for playing at the Play Date Cafe!

  2. Pretty card Maria! Love the Vintage image and the pretty flower embellishment!

  3. Maria, I've heard people talk about the Graphics Fairy, and I've never been there. I really like this young lady image, and for you to put a pearl earring on her was genius! Lovely vintage card all 'round. Thanks for finding time to play with us this week at the Cafe.

  4. Oh Maria! This image is gorgeous! I love how you embellished the card! So clever to add a pearls for the earing!!!! LOVE THIS!!!

  5. Maria, this is gorgeous! Love the image and that awesome ribbon. The flower is divine. Good job with the colors at the PDCC.

  6. So elegant and sophisticated! Yummy ribbon and gorgeous flower-thanks for sharing it with us at The Play Date Cafe!

  7. This is why I love to visit your blog! A perfect take on the challenge; I love the addition of the earring; such a brilliant idea. And he flower and lace...sigh...In fact every piece of this card is gorgeous. Your card is a beauty!

  8. What a gorgeous card, Maria! I love that beautiful image and the little, pearl earring you gave her, as well as all those brilliant pops of white! Thank you so much for playing along with us, this week, in the Cafe!

  9. Beautiful card and flower. Thanks so much for joining in the fun and playing along with us over at The Play Date Cafe!

  10. Another gorgeous card, Maria!! Thanks for joining us at The Play Date Cafe!