Sunday, May 6, 2012

CASE Study #89

One of the top card designers Aga is the CASE Study muse for the month of May (details here). Aga's cards are the kind that you would want to buy in a fancy gift store. They are always understated, yet gorgeous and sophisticated. In other words....chic!
Her is my attempt...
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This sure is a fun challenge for me to try something different! Thanks so much for stopping by!

41 comments:

Laura B. said...

Love those embossed chevrons! Fabulous idea!

Piali said...

Love this!!! Fabulous card!!

Dawn said...

love your take on Aga's cards. Great use of the colours with the black

Cecilia Hsieh said...

I love Aga's card, it's pinned on my Pinterest. I bought a really great ribbon which reminded me of this card. I'll case it too :) Your card is great too, love the gems!

Lynn said...

I love the way you added the gems to the circles..such a fabulous way to highlight the sentiment Virginia and an amazing take on Aga's inspiration!

Brenda said...

There is just something beautiful about embossing on black! Love it!

Angie Tieman said...

Gorgeous! Love your take on the inspiration!

Tammy said...

Love the embossed chevrons--the shine complements the sparkle of your gems!

CinnamonSally said...

This is such a fun card Virginia, Love the colours!!

Deb said...

Fabulous job with embossing!! Love that!!! Your little circles with a touch of bling are perfect!

Brenda said...

Love the simple elegance of your card. Your card totally reflects Aga's style.

Barb said...

I always love Aga's cards and you've CASED them beautifully, Virginia! Love it! :)

Sue McRae said...

Love the shiny embossing and how the colourful circles pop against the black!

Valentina said...

I love the card you've made. great colours and cool bubbles

Katarina said...

Gorgeus card, Virginia! Nice with the brigth colours on the black - a real eyecatcher.

Rachel W K said...

that black is stunning, i love the black on black embossing... you've inspired me!

Mary-Anne V said...

Wow love your card...its so pretty.

Donna Bowman said...

GREAT card Virginia!! Love the bright colors on the black embossed chevrons!

Isha said...

Superb card Virginia. Love the pop of colors on black. Embossing on black and all the tiny details. TFS

Annette said...

awesome card Virginia..

Jenny said...

oooo. Just love those glossy chevrons...... Great take on Aga's card :0)
Jenny x

Julie Hoffman said...

Your card is STUNNING Virginia!!! I love the black embossed chevrons and the pastel colors with them! Gorgeous!!!

Wida said...

so true about AGA...now where would your cards be sold at? they are earthy, detailed, and charming...including this one?

Lindsey said...

Love the clear embossing on black, and the pops of great colours!

Cindy C. said...

What a stunning card Virginia!

Lisa's Creative Niche said...

ooohhhhh I love your take! It def. says party!!! I'm loving the embossing on black!

Bethany said...

I love those circles Virginia...

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

wow STUNNING! love it!

Karen from MI said...

GREAT card, Virginia......your creativeness NEVER STOPS!! How do you do it????? :) Love, Karen

Aleksandra said...

Lovely card! I love those letters in the circles and those cute little circles with gems!

Blessings,
Aleksandra

Simone said...

Wow this is so gorgeous! I love how you embossed on the black background. Such a fun and bright card :)

Maureen Morton said...

A total class act, Virginia. Love how the great colors pop on that black embossed background. Love this!

Lisa Arana said...

a fabulous take!

Aimes said...

Your card oozes chic too! I love the scattered bling!
Thanks for studying with us on CASE Study this week! :)
Hugs!
x

Christina said...

Ooh--so fun! I love the added white "frame" and the beautifully stamped chevron, but those colorful bubbles are the best! So cute! Thanks for joining us this week at CASE Study!

Kristii said...

Absolutely fabulous!!! Love, love, love the embossing on the black and the colorful bling is perfect!!

Linda R said...

What a wonderful card. I think you rocked this challenge..

MarcyK924 said...

HOW did I miss this card?! That chevron is AH-MA-ZING!! Perfectly paired with those yummy colors and dew drops! It's a WINNER!! XOXO

Alice Wertz said...

wonderful take on Aga's card. such a fun card, V!!

fishydesign said...

OMGOSH I love this! I love how you CASEd both of Aga's card ♥

BabyBokChoy said...

TERRIFIC design!!! seriously!!! great way to CASE!!!!