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Crazy Crafters Blog Hop - Nadine Weiner

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Blog hopping today with the Crazy Crafters and Nadine Weiner.

We had to CASE something from Nadines blog and WOW!  What a choice!

I think I have several designs, in reserve, to try at a later date.  

Check out her blog:
And you will see just what I mean!

So the card I went with is this one:

I love the simplicity, and the black and white with a pop of colour.

Here's what I came up with........

I used Petal Passion DSP for the background.  There are a few black and white papers that I could have used from this pack.
My pop of colour was Bermuda Bay - one of my favourites! - with Soft sky behind.

My "flowers" are from Eclectic Layers thinlits (they look a bit like broccolini!!).
I left the top unattached to give a bit of dimension.

I popped them up on dimensionals and threaded the sentiment in behind.
I mounted it on Bermuda Bay to tie it all together, leaving a slightly larger border - so I can see more of this yummy colour!!

Such a fresh looking card.

Thanks for the inspiration Nadine !!

Check out what my fellow "Crazies" have done by clicking on the links below.


  1. Oh so gorgeous! I love that Eclectic flower!

  2. Love your card, the Eclectic set is my favourite.

  3. Great card the colours you have chosen

  4. Beautiful colour choices Shirley. Eclectic Layers is one of my fave sets and you ahev CASEd Nadines card perfectly

  5. Thanks ladies for your lovely comments!

  6. Shirley this is an awesome CASE - i love the colours and the DSP. Think I'll be CASEing you next lol xx

  7. What a wonderful take on my card. Broccolini :) So much fun. I'm looking forward to see what else you have in reserve.


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