Christmas early bird shoppers

I know some of you lovely customers like to shop early for Christmas!

As a special treat I am offering 20% off my entire shop stock until September 14th, Australian time.

Please use coupon code EARLYBIRDGETSTHECARD at the etsy checkout, minimum order $10.

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Marie Antoinette Christmas card from Mulberry Muse etsy shop

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Marie Antoinette, fancy a cup of tea?

Marie sheepNEWΒ  Marie Antoinette card design for Mulberry Muse.

A very elaborate and richly decorated Rococo style card.

Inspired by Marie Antoinette’s Petit Trianon where she was able to escape the formality

of court life and indulge in her fantasies of rural life.

High tea invitations will soon be available in this design.

Perfect for high tea, shower tea and bridal showers.

 

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The many faces of Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette by Wendy Patterson

Since 2007 I have been developing my skills retouching vintage and antique images

for use in my card and art print designs.

It takes many hours of work to repaint the faces and make them look beautiful.

Some of the vintage images are quite stern with many women

having five o’clock shadows and dark unattractive faces.

I developed one particular image for my Marie Antoinette character

and this face is seen in much of my work with different costumes and hairstyles.

The lady you see above.

I recently became aware that this face has been taken and used by another person,

it is not unusual for image theft on the internet.

It is nonetheless very upsetting to see her claiming this as her own work.

My Marie is also on journals, calendars, home wares and cards published by my

licensing partners so she is well known as my original creation.

I am very sad that this has happened and to the person who took her…

I am sorry you think it is ok to steal rather than create your own work.

 

 

 

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Marie Antoinette, a Royal High Tea

High tea Marie Queen

Invitations, so many to choose from at Mulberry Muse

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Tea Time bunting for pretty party decor

Tea time bunting gold teapot small 2Tea time bunting

And lovely stickers for decoration, to add to your invitations or gift wrap

all from Mulberry Muse etsy shop

Tea pot stickers ovalMacaron stickers

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Marie Antoinette vintage tea party calendar for 2016

Marie Antoinette vintage tea party theme 2016 calendar with 12 cards,

one for each month beautifully boxed for gift giving.

Each calendar month card has been beautifully designed

with Marie Antoinette in a vintage tea party theme.
Won’t you join us for tea every day of the year with these beautiful

handmade desk top calendar cards.

Available now from Mulberry Muse

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