Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Vintage trend: 20 birthday postcards

Yesterday I mentioned the trend of vintage art and today I decided to create an entire post on vintage art and then specifically vintage postcards for a birthday. All these postcards are recently published (again). Enjoy!
Romantic Vintage Women Birthday Postcard Happy Birthday Postcard
left: Romantic Vintage Women Birthday Postcard by annevisdesign
Postcard with a romantic collage of vintage portraits of women with butterfly and birds. This is a new image created from vintage artwork.
right: Happy Birthday Postcard by MoBuedinger
Send Happy Birthday with this beautifully illustrated postcard!
Vintage Flowering Tree Postcard Birthday Greeting With Roses And Daisies Post Cards
left: Vintage Flowering Tree Postcard by Vintage_Gifts
Lovingly restored vintage image of a flowering tree from days gone bye that is too precious to let slip into history. Great postcard for that someone special on her birthday or just to say something special to let her know that you were thinking about her.
right: Birthday Greeting With Roses And Daisies Post Cards by pinkpassions
vintage painting with beautiful big red roses with golden edges, lovely large white daisies, a gold horse shoe for good luck with the word luck written on it, a pretty rural landscape with country cottage, trees, and blue mountains in the distance, inside the horse shoe that is framed by a bunch of roses and daisy flowers. vintage birthday greeting with a picturesque country landscape framed by a golden horseshoe, and framed by red roses and white daisies. boldly feminine with strong muted colors of reds, whites, greens, and golds.
Bird cage Vintage floral Paris fashion Post Cards Harlequin Couple Post Cards
left: Bird cage Vintage floral Paris fashion Post Cards by IAmTrending
Who can resist this temptation?
right: Harlequin Couple Post Cards by vintagechest
Surprise your family and friends with a charming vintage harlequin card.
Victorian cutie with birds - Joyeux anniversaire Post Card shabbychic Tealbird Vintage Paris Lady Post Cards
left: Victorian cutie with birds - Joyeux anniversaire Post Card by almawad
Vintage painting of a charming little girl standing by a tree with a nest of robin.
right: Shabbychic Tealbird Vintage Paris Lady Post Cards by IAmTrending
Shabbychic Tealbird Vintage Paris Lady.
Retro Vintage Kitsch Kids Birthday Party Fun Postcard Flowers and Stripes postcard
left: Retro Vintage Kitsch Kids Birthday Party Fun Postcard by curious_goods
Retro Vintage Kitsch Kids Birthday Party Fun, it's my party - and I'll have fun if I want to! Classic, wonderful vintage advertising illustration!
right: Flowers and Stripes postcard by CardsbySara
Bright and outgoing Postcard! Perfect for anyone!
fondo vintage chandelier butterfly fashion post card Birthday Flower Watering Can Vintage Reproduction Postcard
left: fondo vintage chandelier butterfly fashion post card by Chicelegant
Are you a vintage junkie ? Love the elegant Paris chandelier ? The beautiful sophisticated black chandelier framed by elegant red butterfly and romantic grunge handwriting make this high fashion design so whimsical it will add some sophisticated touch to your paris fashion statement!
right: Birthday Flower Watering Can Vintage Reproduction Postcard by SimplyVintageByRobin
Vintage Birthday Greeting postcard with lovely flowers and watering can.
Elves and Gnomes in the Deep Dark Magical Forest Postcards Cute Cats Play Mandolin and Xylophone in the Snow Postcard
left: Elves and Gnomes in the Deep Dark Magical Forest Postcards by Gnomes_
Elves and Gnomes in the Deep Dark Magical Forest, an iconic vintage fantasy image.
right: Cute Cats Play Mandolin and Xylophone in the Snow Postcard by Thiele_Cats
Cute Cats Play Mandolin and Xylophone in the Snow by Arthur Thiele, a great cat artist. Charming vintage image.
The Jockey Postcards Purple Pansies Victorian Birthday Post Cards
left: The Jockey Postcards by vintagechest
Surprise your family and friends with a funny vintage postcard featuring a snobby dog dressed as a jockey.
right: Purple Pansies Victorian Birthday Post Cards by pinkalmond
Love and Congratulations on the Return of Your Birthday.
An antique Victorian birthday card from 1881 featuring purple, white and yellow pansies and two different varieties of ferns.
Hearty Birthday Greeting Vintage Post Card Baseball Player Post Cards
left: Hearty Birthday Greeting Vintage Post Card by doodlefly
A hearty birthday greeting -- this sweet Victorian birthday greeting is reminiscent of days gone by. A vintage painting and lettering is the perfect gift for your next birthday party.
right: Baseball Player Post Cards by doodlefly
Victorian Boy Playing Baseball:
The perfect gift for the baseball player in your life. This little antique boy is ready for an old-fashioned baseball game. This vintage Victorian-era baseball player is standing at home base, waiting for the pitch. Bet he'll hit a home run! Beautiful vintage print looks wonderful on gifts for your favorite baseball enthusiast. About the Vintage "Baseball Player" Image:
This baseball player is an from a vintage greeting card from the late 1800s. Children played baseball as far back as the early 1700s England, and it was described as being similar to the modern game of baseball. Author Jane Austen even makes mention of baseball in her novel, Northanger Abbey, which was played by her main character in the book.
Victorian girls by the water postcards A Happy Birthday Vintage Painted Post Card
left: Victorian girls by the water postcards by doodlefly
These Victorian girls are ready for a garden party! They're all dressed up, and ready for tea and crumpets. While one sweet little girl cools her feet in the stream another has made a crown of roses for her head. This vintage print shows how life used to be over 100 years ago!
right: A Happy Birthday Vintage Painted Post Card by cutencomfy
Express your joy and care on that special someone's birthday with this lovely painted image from a vintage greeting. Features purple and yellow iris flowers, among bright colors of red, purple and green, with fancy text and decorative elements. Great to wish classy women or anyone a very happy day.

Also take a look at birthday greeting cards for animal lovers (at the end of the post more links to previous birthday cards posts)