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Free Victorian Flowers and Vintage Fruit Clip Art and Borders

Updated on February 3, 2014
Scroll down to see the Victorian flowers and vintage fruit
Scroll down to see the Victorian flowers and vintage fruit

There's Nothing Like the Romantic Look of Victorian Flowers and Fruit

I find vintage art irresistible in general, but I particularly like Victorian flowers and fruit images. I love how colorful and romantic they look -- even the fruit! Perhaps it's the bold colors or the extensive details. Or maybe I was just born in the wrong century and therefore have a great appreciation for everything vintage. At any rate, I truly love these Victorian flower and fruit images.

Some of the clip art and border images below feature both fruit and flowers. I can think of a thousand uses for this vintage clip art. It would be perfect for vintage-themed weddings, birthday cards, blog posts, Web sites and fliers. You can also crop any of the images to create your own avatar to use for social media sites or blogs. And let's not forget all the crafting possibilities there are when you have such beautiful images to work with.

Victorian Flowers

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Victorian flowers: yellow and red rose and pansiesBlue Victorian flower basket * See downloading instructions aboveWicker basket of Victorian flowersVictorian ladies shoe with yellow roseWhite day lily with assorted Victorian flowersVictorian roses with sailboat * See downloading instructions aboveVictorian gold-embellished vase with assorted flowers * See downloading instructions aboveVictorian flower bouquet * See downloading instructions aboveVictorian flower bouquet * See downloading instructions abovePink Victorian flower * See downloading instructions above
Victorian flowers: yellow and red rose and pansies
Victorian flowers: yellow and red rose and pansies
Blue Victorian flower basket * See downloading instructions above
Blue Victorian flower basket * See downloading instructions above
Wicker basket of Victorian flowers
Wicker basket of Victorian flowers
Victorian ladies shoe with yellow rose
Victorian ladies shoe with yellow rose
White day lily with assorted Victorian flowers
White day lily with assorted Victorian flowers
Victorian roses with sailboat * See downloading instructions above
Victorian roses with sailboat * See downloading instructions above
Victorian gold-embellished vase with assorted flowers * See downloading instructions above
Victorian gold-embellished vase with assorted flowers * See downloading instructions above
Victorian flower bouquet * See downloading instructions above
Victorian flower bouquet * See downloading instructions above
Victorian flower bouquet * See downloading instructions above
Victorian flower bouquet * See downloading instructions above
Pink Victorian flower * See downloading instructions above
Pink Victorian flower * See downloading instructions above

Vintage Fruit

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Vintage fruit: Orange with cherries and leavesYellow apple with cherries and leaves clip art Vintage fruit clip art: red cherries hanging in a bunchFooted Victorian fruit bowl clip artVictorian grapes, plums, cherries and applesVintage fruit clipart: a basket of strawberriesVintage fruit clip art: two ripe peaches with flowers and leavesVintage fruit: pear with leavesVintage fruit clip art: figsVintage fruit: yellow apples
Vintage fruit: Orange with cherries and leaves
Vintage fruit: Orange with cherries and leaves
Yellow apple with cherries and leaves clip art
Yellow apple with cherries and leaves clip art
Vintage fruit clip art: red cherries hanging in a bunch
Vintage fruit clip art: red cherries hanging in a bunch
Footed Victorian fruit bowl clip art
Footed Victorian fruit bowl clip art
Victorian grapes, plums, cherries and apples
Victorian grapes, plums, cherries and apples
Vintage fruit clipart: a basket of strawberries
Vintage fruit clipart: a basket of strawberries
Vintage fruit clip art: two ripe peaches with flowers and leaves
Vintage fruit clip art: two ripe peaches with flowers and leaves
Vintage fruit: pear with leaves
Vintage fruit: pear with leaves
Vintage fruit clip art: figs
Vintage fruit clip art: figs
Vintage fruit: yellow apples
Vintage fruit: yellow apples

Horizontal Victorian Flowers and Fruit Border

Horizontal Victorian flowers and fruit border
Horizontal Victorian flowers and fruit border

I recently made a birthday card with some Victorian flower artwork, and I must say, it came out nicely. I printed the design on photo paper (a good quality cardstock would have worked just as well, if not better) and cut around the flowers with manicure scissors. I then used glitter glue to highlight some of the flowers and put Elmer's school glue gel on top of the glitter, which effectively encased the glitter in a clear, shellac-like finish. The effect was beautiful!

If you'd like to try this, here's a tip: apply all the glitter glue and glue gel before you glue the final art to the card. If you don't, it will be hard to keep the edges glued down because the top coat of glue has a tendency to curl. Another way to avoid that is to just print the art directly onto the card, so you don't have to cut the image. If you use this method, be sure to apply light coats of glitter glue and glue gel. If the coats are too heavy, your card could warp.

Instructions for Downloading the Clip Art and Borders

Please read the terms of use for these images before downloading. You can access them by clicking on the Rules of the Road image further down on the page.

To download, choose a thumbnail of any of the Victorian flower and fruit images in the right column. When you click on one of the images, it will appear larger. Then, if you have a PC, just right-click and save the final version of the artwork to your hard drive. If you have a Mac, control-click on the image until you get a pop-up menu with an option to save the file.

Please scroll down to see the Victorian fruit and flower borders and read the Terms of Use for these images.

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Vertical Victorian Flowers and Fruit Border #2

Vertical Victorian flowers and fruit border
Vertical Victorian flowers and fruit border

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Terms of Use

Please click to enlarge and read the terms of use for these vintage images or visit http://vintageholidaycrafts.com/vintage-holiday-crafts-terms-of-use/
Please click to enlarge and read the terms of use for these vintage images or visit http://vintageholidaycrafts.com/vintage-holiday-crafts-terms-of-use/

If you like the Victorian flowers and fruit images on this page, you'll probably appreciate these vintage butterfly pictures. The page also includes some fascinating information about butterflies that you probably never knew!

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      anna 8 years ago

      What a lovely site! I was just browsing for info on what people commonly ate during Victorian times and stumbled across these wonderful images of yours. Nice to know I'm not the only one who thinks she was born in the wrong era :)

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      Carla Chadwick 8 years ago from Georgia, y'all

      Thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment, Anna. We Victorian girls have to stick together. ;-)

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      Minoush 7 years ago

      Vielen Dank!!!

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      nikki1 7 years ago

      incredible artwork/very informative.

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      Carla Chadwick 7 years ago from Georgia, y'all

      Thanks, Nikki!

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      Florela 7 years ago

      What a lovely flowers! There are so pretty. I would like to use them on my website www.florela.co.uk

      Take care

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      dragonbear 7 years ago from Essex UK

      Wow - they're beautiful! What a great hub! Thanks for putting this together.

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      Carla Chadwick 7 years ago from Georgia, y'all

      You're welcome, dragonbear. You have some nice hubs too. I just became your fan.

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      Rosa  7 years ago

      Wow thank you so much for the gorgeous free clip art!!!!!

      God Bless you!!!!

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      Carla Chadwick 7 years ago from Georgia, y'all

      You're welcome, Rosa. I hope you enjoy it. :-)

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      adorababy 7 years ago from Syracuse, NY

      The use of these floral "gardens" existed well into the Victorian era, and helped to create the elaborate list of meanings to describe these beloved flowers.

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      whizzer 7 years ago from Ireland

      Great hub, thanks very much.

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      Chrissy 7 years ago

      Just beautiful! Now I know where to come for inspiration, and to get my creative juices flowing. Thank you!

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      Javiera 6 years ago

      than u again! ure awesome!

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      Kannii 6 years ago

      Thank you very much. I really love it!

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      Paul 6 years ago

      your tastefull art is a delight to see, a privalage to share and an appretiation of beauty.

      Thank you.

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      Shirley 6 years ago

      02 Apr.2011

      First time I have looked for a site such as this, am truly impressed,it is awesome!! I was looking for pictures of old fashioned roses to use as transfers for some plain t-shirts I bought for myself. I need look no further.

      Thank you

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      marpauling 6 years ago

      Wow, great idea, I really love it.

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      MeghanG 6 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      Thank you for the lovely clipart! Every year I send out copies of Victorian Christmas cards during the holidays, I'm always surprised at how well they turn out, and how unique they are! Great hub :)

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      Goken2g 5 years ago from Bkk

      thx u /i love

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      ann 5 years ago

      your cliparts are very lovely, thank you

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      Amaryllis 4 years ago

      Your cliparts are beautiful,nice work!

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      Sophie 4 years ago

      I loved these so much I actually got one tattooed on me about 2 years ago - still love it today!! The last pink peonie in the 'Victorian Flowers' section :)

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