Lunagirl Vintage: New Stuff, Free Stuff, & Fun Stuff — flowers

New Challenge Theme!

Posted by Karen Goode on

Inspired by Lunagirl's collection of Victorian botanical prints, available as printable decor on CD and as craft images and unique tags on digital collage sheet, our new theme at the challenge blog is VINTAGE FRUIT & FLOWERS Come join us and share your creativity! Check out the Lunagirl Moonbeams challenge blog.

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Another New Collage Sheet for Christmas

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The beautiful antique nativity images on this new Lunagirl digital collage sheet "Christmastide Ephemera" were originally pages from antique books. The original vintage paper ephemera pieces are gorgeous, and I wanted to capture the colors and detail on a printable you could use for card making, scrapbooks, etc. They would make pretty backgrounds, and of course would be beautiful for Christmas cards or other winter holiday crafts. The two large images on the bottom feature lovely decorative Victorian imagery of flowers and birds around the frame, and religious images of baby Jesus. One is in English and one is in...

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Dreaming of a Pink Christmas?

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Some new digital collage sheets at Lunagirl -- Victorian and vintage Christmas images and ephemera in shades of PINK. Perfect for shabby chic holiday cards, crafts, and decorating! Angels and Santa and little ladies in the snow... holly wreaths with pink ribbons, even pink flowers... have a dreamy pink Christmas!

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Roses for Christmas and New Year Gnomes

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In our extensive collection of Victorian Christmas cards, you'll find a theme that may surprise you: Flowers!. Today we associate Christmas cards with scenes of children in the snow, nativity scenes, Christmas angels, holly wreaths, funny reindeer, maybe redbirds and snowflakes, and of course Santa Claus, but Victorian cards featured an even wider range of imagery, including flowers.Floral Christmas cards were part of the Victorians' deep love for flowers, and they are sweet to use today for something different at the holidays.  We think these antique floral greeting cards are lovely and quaint -- they certainly reflect the "shabby chic" romantic spirit!You'll...

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Easy Handmade Jewelry Gifts: Vintage Images with Pressed Leaves

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Here's a lovely, easy project from Lark Crafts that offers a fun way to combine autumn leaves with Lunagirl vintage ephemera to create pendants and earrings for holiday gift-giving.Here's a link to the original tutorial:http://larkcrafts.com/craft-your-life/free-pressed-leaf-pendant-project/This would also be great inspiration for creating charms of any kind.. little ones are nice for bookmarks, bag charms, wine charms, etc. And you could use pressed flowers instead of leaves if you like.What would you make? Show me your creations and I would love to share them in my customer gallery!

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