I decided to do an edit and enter into a few of my favorite blog hops.
Here is the SOOC (meaning, Straight Out Of The Camera) shot -
I used good ol Picassa for this, nothing fancy-shmancy. Increased the brightness, tuned the highlights and the shadows. Increased saturation, splashed the URL and done!
Exported the first edit into Gimp and applied selective coloring.
Used the first edit and layered it with antique layer.
All of the above are a part of Karli's