Sunday, 29 September 2013

1950s High Rise


This week's challenge at CD Sunday is 1950s. My mum must have been a teenager in the 1950s, but I doubt whether Grimsby was this groovy. (And that's not Dock Tower through the window).

I used images from  Daisy Trail /Craft Artist 50s Fever and My Craft Studio Fab Glam Fifties. Sorry about the shadows - taking the photo in artificial light - the days are getting shorter already and most of the daylight is while I'm at work!

As well as CD Sunday, I'd like to enter:
The Squirrel and the Fox Happy birthday
Little Red Wagon  Back in time

12 comments:

  1. Great 50's image. That record player is just like the one we had. Wow - we didn't even have to wind it up like we did on the one we had before.
    Thank you for joiningg in the challenge.
    Beryl xx
    CD Sunday DT

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  2. Ooo I love those little records you have used as embellishments, they look great.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday DT

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  3. What a lovely 50's card Marina. I love the addition of the records. Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday this week.

    Sue T x
    CD Sunday DT

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  4. This is fun! Love the records and the fringe is perfect!

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  5. Love the retro feel of this card. Such a pretty girl and a lovely view! Great card representing the 50's!

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  6. Oh this is wonderful, a very true image of a young teenager, how do I know, I think it could be me. A Dansette record player and 45s on the floor. thanks for being with us in the 1950s at CD Sunday Challenges. Caz

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  7. A great design, super image of a teenager. I do remember having 45's (still have them) and a record player similar to this but it was the end of the 1950's foe me. Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday this week.
    Christine xx
    CD Sunday DT

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  8. Another great card and I too remember a very similar record player but it was in the 60's, haven't times changed. x
    Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday this week.
    Jenny x
    CD Sunday DT

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  9. Haha definitely doesn't look like Grimsby (and I love Grimsby!) but love the retro feel. Thanks for sharing with us this week over at Little Red Wagon.

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  10. Oh I do like this! Those records are fabulous and that pom pom border is perfect! Michelle x

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  11. Great image Marina and yes the record player takes me back to the 60's. Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday.
    sue-b xx

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  12. I love the 50's theme of this card, it's fantastic! Thanks for joining us at The Squirrel and The Fox.

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