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Sunday, November 1, 2015

TTCRD Blog Hop wk 1 - Celebrating 1 year

“Create an environment that fosters the creative genius within you!”
― Ramana Pemmaraju




Hey there everyone! This will be a bit of a long post but you need to read to the end! :O)

This month celebrates my one year anniversary as the owner of Through the Craft Room Door and with the help of some very generous Sponsors and the Design team, we are set to C E L E B R A T E this milestone event all month long!!!

This is the first of four scheduled mini blog hops and we hope you come play along with us!

For a chance to win the prizes, the rules are simple!
  1. You MUST be a follower of Through the Craft Room Door Blog
  2. You MUST leave your blog address,  name and email address in Mr. Linky at TTCRD
  3. You MUST visit and comment on all the blogs in this week's hop!

To start off, here are our amazing and generous Sponsors this week!
Please take some time to stop by and visit their lovely shops!

Little Claire - PRIZE: choice of 3 images from the store

Repeat Impressions - PRIZE: $25 gift card

TupeloDesignsLLC - PRIZE: A new release Lawn Fawn Stamp with coordinating Die, a Lawn Fawn Ink Pad, and a hand crafted Ink Blending Tool (this item started it all and he's famous for them) 

My Whimsical Little World - CONFIRMED - WAITING ON PRIZE INFO






My inspiration this week is an Anniversary card made for my Father and Step-Mother-in-law




Supplies
Card stock from The Paper Studio
Die: Butterflies from Stampin Up!
Embossing folder: Wedding Suite from Cuttlebuy
Liquid Pearls from Ranger
Sentiment computer generated


There is also Blog Candy to be had as I will also be giving away this lovely collection of goodies at the end of the month by Random draw from everyone who leaves a comment!



If you came here from Karens's place then you are progressing nicely! If not, please make sure you visit all the blogs! 
So hop along and see what other surprises may be in store for you!



Don't forget to follow the rules for a chance at the prizes!

22 comments:

Susan Renshaw said...

Love this! A beautiful anniversary card! Great embossing and butterfly!

Karen C said...

This is beautiful! Love it!!!!
Hugs,
Karen C

Sandra van Blaricum said...

Beautiful Cara, such a gorgeous card!
Hugs,Sandra

cecilia gunnarsson said...

What a great celebration card!! GOLD is the right colour !! Very beutiful card Cara! Hugs Cicci

Christina Hor said...

Oh Cara congratulations on your 1st anniversary as owner of TTCRD! I just hopped on over from TTCRD challenge blog. Colleen has entrusted TTCRD to the right person. You have done an incredible job and an amazing Crafter as well. I am so blessed to know you and am excited for you. You deserve to be celebrated not just this week but every day. Congratulations again and happy 1st day of November! What a beautiful way to start a fresh new month!

Hugs, Christina

Kristina Pavlovic said...

Congratulations again..Thanks for the amazing blog hop and for the chance to win.Thanks for the blog candy too.Your card is so elegant and Beautiful.Thanks for sharing.Hugs from Sweden!

Bad Kitty said...

your card is very elegand
so pretty

Sandy Mork said...

I love your card, very pretty! Congratulations, I am so happy for you! I feel very blessed to be a part of this design team, thank you Cara!

Tammi Cremeans said...

Gorgeous Cara. I love it. Awesome.

CraftyPaws said...

Soooo pretty and elegant! Oh I know the card I want to make next! Lol :) TFS & inspiring! Big hugs, Kristina

Theresa Pace said...

that is a very elegant card Cara. love the colour choice for the occasion. fab, hugs xx
ps: i really want to win your blog candy like every body else i suspect lol! xx

Joanie said...

Beautiful , elegant card. Congratulations! Way to go Cara!

Edwina said...

Cara, So pretty! I love butterflies. Congratulations on one year. Thanks for sharing. Edwina Brown

Karthikha said...

Such a beautiful card! Perfectly carries the message for anniversary wishes!

Allicat said...

What a classy card and beautifully under stated - love, live, love it.
Love Alli Xx

Darcy Schroeder said...

Hi Cara!
Congrats on your one year anniversary of TTCRD!! What a beautiful anniversary card! I love how you placed the butterfly over the cutout heart!! Just gorgeous!!
Hugs
Darcy

Joanie said...

Cara, CONGRATULATIONS! Your Anniversary card above for your dad and his wife is beautiful! They'll be so lucky to receive such a lovely card from the heart from you. eep up the great job with TTCRD!

Marjeta said...

Such an elegant card.Love gold end white combination.

Marjeta

valerija said...

Love your elegant card with butterfly and gold touch.
Thanks to chance to win your extra candy.
Hugs, Valerija

Granmargaret said...

Lovely card. Thank you for your inspiration on this blog hop.

Mary Marin said...

Beautiful creation!

Asmah Zainal Abidin said...

This is a very beautiful and elegant card Cara. I'm in love with the butterfly. I had so much fun hopping and gaining inspirations along the way. Thank you Cara for making this hop comes true. All the best to you!
Hugs xx
Asmah