September 3, 2015

Little Queen Victoria

For today's retro scraps freebies we have:


I found in an old encyclopedia this nice drawing of the Queen Victoria when she was a little girl . It would look very good on if transferred to the back of a girl's hair brush.
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Enjoy crafting,

ErikaE.

September 2, 2015

Vintage Murtised Cuts


For today's retro scraps freebies we have:






Funny Murtised cuts, useful for all your crafts & arts.
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Enjoy crafting,


ErikaE.

September 1, 2015

Vintage Milk Caps


Our colorful retro scraps freebies for the day are:






 



5 Lovely Milk Caps.
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ErikaE.

August 31, 2015

Free Printable Journal Pages: Travel Edition

Good Monday! Today I am sharing some graphics that I created over the weekend.

Free Printable Pages for your travel journal. Use the different designs and make your own booklet. Also functional for your scrapbooking projects. The sky is the limit, let me know what you created.  Click below on "read more" to continue to the free printables.

August 30, 2015

Five Speed Motors Poster


Sunday is here! After relaxing, take out some time to do some crafts. 


 Here it is our scrap freebies for the day:


A beautiful and colorful poster of Five Speed Motors from around 1915.
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ErikaE.

August 29, 2015

1960's Ladies Fashion


Happy Saturday! Our retro scrap freebies for the day is:




Published on a magazine, this full page of the latest fashion trends back in the day. Times have changed a lot.
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Enjoy crafting,


ErikaE.

August 28, 2015

Vintage Tickets

Today's Retro Scrap Freebies for your crafts and arts are:





I like to collect ephemeras such as tickets, bills, bids, and many other things. These tickets were not the exception.

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ErikaE.

August 27, 2015

1894 London local advertisements

Hi!, today's Retro Scraps Freebies for your crafts and arts are:




Various advertisements from a local newspaper in London, published back in 1894. I could see these graphics used on mix media arts, tshirt prints, pillows, among others. Use your creativity and show me what you did with them.
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Enjoy crafting,

ErikaE.

Retro Cowboy Textile Adventisement

Good day my friends, today's free retro scrap is:


An old Cowboy Textile advertisement. I like the colors, I am a fan of cowboy fashion.

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Enjoy crafting,


ErikaE.

August 26, 2015

Retro Indian Drawing: Lotus Flower in hand

Welcome back friends! I have been absent from my blogs doing many things at the same time and could not really dedicate time to it, but I will be returning little by little with more free scraps from my collection and also new crafts.



To retake the journey, I will share today this beautiful Indian drawing of a hand holding a lotus flower. Very beautiful and delicate right?   I found it on a very old book at a library in Goa.

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Enjoy crafting,

ErikaE.

September 19, 2014

Beautiful Medieval Ladies

Friday is here!!! I am currently working on a collage of a jewelry box that will include these two ladies:


 
Beautiful European Ladies from the Medieval Era that belong to an old encyclopedia book, and thought would share it with you before you see the box finished.
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Enjoy crafting,


Erika

September 18, 2014

Nice Retro Ladies Thinking & Chatting

When I saw these nice graphics on an old fashion magazine, I inmediately wanted to share them:

 
Lovely graphics that can be used in different crafts like Tshirts, sewing boxes, Tags, etc. Enjoy playing with them and show me any work you do. 

I used similar graphics from the same fashion magazine to create vintage tags like this:

 
Click here  to see the post & download the bookmarks and click here if you would like the original image to create your own. 
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Enjoy crafting,

Erika

September 17, 2014

1930's Old Bank Checks

Happy Wednesday! For today I have chosen three Old Checks:



 
Two checks are from the Union Trust Company, both from 1934 and one from the Corn Exchange Bank back in 1949. These would work nicely as background text in collages.
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Enjoy crafting,

 
Erika

September 16, 2014

Vintage Colorful Graphics

Today's Grahic are these two colorful images:



The first one of Castle Hall cigars and the second one of the El-Bo Ranch in Wyoming.

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Enjoy crafting,

Erika

September 15, 2014

Vintage Indian Machinery Ads

From the beautiful land of India, I bring today these Ads: 



Two Ads from an old newspaper which I presume is related to Machinery for the fotos, as I unfortunately do not speak the language, but I like those graphics.
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Erika

1970's Phone Directory Ads

We are back, after a short break, with more images for your crafts... ;-) 




These three cute images were taken from one of our phone directors from 1978.  The graphics are great, love them.
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Erika

May 21, 2014

1894 Player's Navy Cut Cigarettes

Today's Retro Scrap is this nice Navy Theme Graphic:
 

An illustration for the Player's Navy Cut Cigarettes published on the British weekly Punch Magazine, on its issue of march 1894.
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Enjoy crafting,


Erika

May 19, 2014

Vintage Ladies Faces

On this wonderful Monday at the Retro Scraps, I am posting two lovely faces of Vintage ladies.



Both images were published on Women's Fashion Magazines from Stores in New York and San Francisco, USA.
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Enjoy crafting,


Erika