Thursday, August 7, 2014

CASE Study 4th Anniversary Kick Off Blog Hop!

Welcome, welcome! I'm happy to be participating in the festivities today celebrating CASE Study's 4th anniversary! I had started with CASE Study from the very beginning, took a small hiatus for 6 months and then returned. Whilst life got very busy for me, sadly I had to retire from CASE Study but I look back at my time on the team very fondly! Today we're bringing you a super special blog hop...former and current design team members are included as well as former Muses! We're drawing inspiration from, well, wherever we can! I have a board on my Pinterest account called 'Card Inspiration'. It helps me out whenever my mojo needs a little jump start:


And here's my inspiration photo:





Make sure to check out CASE Study's website to participate in this week's challenge...we're inviting you to CASE one of the gals on this week's hop!


Here's a list of today's participants:



Iwona has some fun sponsors lined up, here are today's:

Serendipity Stamps
Penny Black
Waffle Flower

There are some lovely prizes up for grabs! To be eligible, comment on this post...you have until Tuesday at 11:59 PM EST.

Thanks for stopping by and have fun!


Stamps: None
Paper: Romance Novel (Prima), Crumb Cake, Early Espresso (SU!)
Ink: Frayed Burlap distress ink (Ranger)
Accessories: Gauze, doily, paper flowers, raffia, Quinn Flourish die (Memory Box), paper distresser, dauber, stamens
Size: 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
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113 comments:

  1. OH. Wow. Amazing. I love the inspiration, one of my own Pinterest pins that I'm most fond of. But yours, my friend, takes my breath away again!

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  2. Your card is gorgeous Andrea! I love your shabby chic style!

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  3. Fun to see you joining in this hop with your stunning creation!

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  4. I love everything about your card - the vintage look, the raffia and flowers and the shabby lace - all so beautifully put together!

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  5. Wow! Gorgeous shabby chic style. I love everything in this card!!

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  6. Beautiful card.I love the vintage feel and the shabby elements.Those flowers looks striking against the vintage background.Love!

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  7. Andrea, everything you create is such a magnificent work of art. This is beautiful!

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  8. Love the vintage look n blooms love the doilies n fabric use ..:)

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  9. Love the vintage look and the shabby style... Awesome :)

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  10. WOW, rocked the inspiration, DIVINELY lovely!!!

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  11. gorgeous amazing detail! Very lovely!

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  12. Wow !! what a gorgeous card ..i love the beautiful details on your card very much :)

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  13. Beautiful vintage card. very lovely!

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  14. Beautiful with a collection of wonderful elements :) Hugs Bev x

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  15. great take on the inpiration photo - love all the layers

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  16. Like your take on the inspiration photo, love how it turned out!

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  17. Oh... :) I love this card! :) Is very beautiful and is vintage.. oh :) Amazing :)

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  18. so many embellishments, they all work so well together!

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  19. Fabulous tag - love your interpretation of the inspiration photo!

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  20. I admire people who can make so nice and vintage tags or cads. For that you have really great talent.

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  21. Wow.. love what you have created from the inspiration! Gorgeous! Love the colors.. Its just beautiful!!

    - Susan
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges

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  22. The vintage look is awesome! Just beautiful

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  23. So much detail, love, love, love it!

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  24. So rich and full of details! Beautiful!

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  25. Layers, textures, details...your card is gorgeous!
    ~c

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  26. Very pretty... it's nice to meet all the past DTs!

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  27. So much going and and so feminine, love it!

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  28. Wow! I've been through everyone's blog and I am so impressed by the beautiful cards. I especially love your card. One of my friends used one of your cards back in January to make my birthday card. It turned out so beautifully that I had it framed and it now sits were everyone can see it.

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  29. What a pretty vintage and feminine card, Andrea. Love it :)

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  30. Fabulous vintage chic card, especially love the pop of colourful flowers!

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  31. I can totally see where the inspiration landed you, Andrea. It's a gorgeous inspo piece, and even more gorgeous card!

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  32. What a beautiful vintage style card.

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  33. So delightful .. beautiful details and texture.

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  34. gorgeous card - love all the layers thanks for sharing

    Barb Housner

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  35. Beautiful card, wonderful colors and elements.

    Sue
    http://suek86401.blogspot.com/

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  36. Andrea, your style always shines through! Love your inspiration AND your card!

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  37. Boy, did you nail that inspiration piece. Lovely.

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  38. Very pretty, thanks for sharing! :)

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  39. Elegant! love the intricate details :)

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  40. Always happy to see your elegant and wonderfully embellished creations Andrea - total eye candy!

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  41. What a lovely card, love your colors and embellishments!

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  42. Beautiful card! I love the textures and dimension!

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  43. Oh, my goodness, this is lovely!!! That vintage look is so wonderful!!!
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com
    HerPeacefulGarden.blogspot.com

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  44. Beautiful as always! Love all the texture!

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  45. Beautiful card. Thanks for sharing.

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  46. This is more like a work of art than a card. So beautiful!

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  47. Love the vintage look. Very feminine!

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  48. Lovely-you've inspired me! I adore anything Victorian/vintage and the raffia bow is a nice accent.

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  49. You have such a pretty style, love your design!!

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  50. Oh Andrea, thanks for such an inspiring, romantic CASE. It might be CASE STUDY's anniversary but it seems we got the presents!

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  51. Your card is so beautiful - love it xx

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  52. Your card is gorgeous! Love it romantic, vintage style.

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  53. Gorgeous! I love the texture on here and the wood!

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  56. Gorgeous card Andrea. Love the flowers, the colors... so many different textures put together wonderfully.

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  57. What a beautiful vintage looking card!! Fabulous!! Great inspiration!!

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  58. Beautiful! So much fantastic texture here!

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  59. Beautiful inspiration piece and gorgeous card! Love the elegance and intricacy of all of the elements so perfectly placed together!

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  60. Very pretty card and I like the inspiration piece.

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  61. Shh don't tell anyone but your version is so much nicer.
    Hugs
    Hazel xxx

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  62. Very pretty with all the layered textures.

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  63. Oh wow this is so beautiful and inspirational and oh my so very very elegant

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  64. FABULOUS texture Andrea, gorgeous card & inspiration!

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  65. I love both your inspiration and your take to showcase it. Your card elements are so pretty, love the texture on it too and all the coordinating colors

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  66. gorgeous...always such great detail in your cards!!

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  67. Love all that dimension on your card.

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  68. Wonderful, I love the vintage and the shabby elements and flowers are perfect. TFS.

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  69. So stunning, Andrea! This card is all about vintage romance; a perfect take on your inspiration piece!

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  70. Love how you've captured the essence of you inspiration source.

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  71. Gorgeous card, great layers and textures. You have captured and improved on the original inspiration.

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  72. wow so much work in this brilliant card. it is lovely

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  73. Wow! Such a lot of work to put so many elements together!

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  74. Gorgeous cards! I love the vintage look .

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  75. Gorgeous card! You layered and embellished your card in such a beautiful way!

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  76. A beautiful card with amazing details!! So pretty!

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  77. Fabulous card, so beautifully handmade. I love it.

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  78. Wow! You really nailed your inspiration with your card. I really like all of the details you built upon to create the vintage feel.

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  79. Gorgeous! Such amazing detail!

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  80. Beautiful! That's all I need to say!
    Myrna

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  81. Charming. . Have used ur work as my inspiration

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  82. What a beautiful card! I love the vintage look, the colours and dimension!

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  83. such a lovely card!! love the color contrast between the card and flower...
    -Berina
    Moxie Craftie

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  84. Beautiful inspired card Andrea! Thank you for joining in the fun...hugs ~S~

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  85. Oh, wow, what fabulous details! Love the vintage, romantic feel.

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  86. Gorgeous...love the vintage, shabby chic look...beautiful details!!

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  87. That is a really great looking card. I love all the textures and layers!

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  88. WOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOW!! AMAZINGLY BEAUTIFUL!! I LOVE your Design and the way you turned this into your own!! THANKS for sharing and have a FABULOUS WEEK!! =)

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