New Crate Paper "The Pier" -- Thoughts?

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Posted 3/12/2013 by Fevvers in General Scrappin'
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Fevvers
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Posted: 3/12/2013 9:57:03 PM
I just noticed that the new Crate Paper line, "The Pier", just popped up on the Crate Paper blog a few minutes ago.

What do you think?

I'm a huge Crate fan, so this makes me giddy-giddy, I tell you!



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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:00:05 PM
Oh wow. That looks so yummy!!


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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:02:58 PM
tHe paper!



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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:04:44 PM
Wow wow wow!!


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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:06:43 PM
Total love!



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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:07:02 PM
Ooo I love it! It will be perfect for summer photos.


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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:10:05 PM
I absolutely LOVE that line! I am a huge sucker for any and all beach/summer/travel collections---looks to be an expensive mid season for me!


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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:10:18 PM
Omg...I swoon over this line! The beach umbrella Hexie paper? Genius!


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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:16:39 PM
I'm probably in the minority on this, but it's not my favorite - not sure why. I don't know if it's the colors, or the look itself.

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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:17:58 PM
Love the papers - the embellishments, no.

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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:21:24 PM
I love this collection.But does anyone else think it is a very October Afternoon collection? I'm sure that's why Iove it so much.

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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:23:56 PM
I LOVE Crate Paper. Always have.

AND... do I see GOLD on some of those embellishments?

But I do wish their papers were just a little less dingy looking. I do love some vintage/distressed paper but just not all the time for everything. Crate Paper's pattern papers are SO beautiful and SO unique, I just wish I could have one clean and one dirtied up version of each!!







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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:24:58 PM
TFS, love that pp, and everything else. Wonder when it will hit that stores.

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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:35:07 PM
I'm not a huge Crate fan so this line doesn't do much for me. If we're talking nautical/beach lines the Fancy Pants line is more my style. I don't like pastels.



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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:36:04 PM
LOVE!!!!!



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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:37:37 PM
Love it! I really am loving CP
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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:39:12 PM
I love Crate Paper, but I feel like this theme and color line have already been done to death by other companies. I'm ready for some darker colors in scrapbook lines.


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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:45:02 PM
It reminds me of October Afternoon's Midway. I like the colors and the patterns, but the theme isn't something I would normally scrap.


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Posted: 3/12/2013 10:55:50 PM
Love it!!!!! Want all of it...I think Crate Paper just gets better and better!


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Posted: 3/12/2013 11:05:14 PM
I really love the embellishments in this line. I can already picture the pages I want to create.


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Posted: 3/12/2013 11:18:58 PM
Crate have quickly become my favourite line, and this is no exception, love love love it!

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Posted: 3/13/2013 7:58:13 AM
I really love it. The patterns are gorgeous.



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Posted: 3/13/2013 8:02:06 AM
Oooh love it!


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Posted: 3/13/2013 8:03:15 AM
I am also noth a fan of this line. I also think it looks too dingy.

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Posted: 3/13/2013 8:07:02 AM
i like some of it. living a the beach and always going on beachy/water vacations i need lots of supplies like this. i'm sure i'll end up with some pier in my stash!



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Posted: 3/13/2013 8:10:27 AM
I love it! Always looking for beach paper


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Posted: 3/13/2013 8:23:06 AM
Wow, love that line! Look forward to that being release, thanks for sharing!

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Posted: 3/13/2013 8:37:02 AM
I like a few of the papers, but overall the line has too much pink for me. I'm just not a fan of pink for the most part.

Besides, my pier pics are more boats and water type than amusement park/carnival type, so the embellishments aren't quite what I'd be looking for.


Now, if they had jumped on the anchor trend, I would have been scooping it up.



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Posted: 3/13/2013 8:52:03 AM
It's very cool! Looking forward to seeing it here at Two Peas!






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Posted: 3/13/2013 8:52:12 AM
Well, there goes more of my money (after I said I was done). Perfect for our trip this summer to Virginia Beach!

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Posted: 3/13/2013 9:16:27 AM
OMB! I'm going to add it to my stalking lss list.


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Posted: 3/13/2013 9:31:12 AM
I absolutely LOVE it!!



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Posted: 3/13/2013 9:33:15 AM
Love it! Those yellow polkas!!!


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Posted: 3/13/2013 9:34:16 AM
I think I'll need that one soon. For the beach photos I have taken but not scrapped.



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Posted: 3/13/2013 9:46:09 AM
My first reaction was meh...a little too washed out for the bright colors I usually have. Then I thought of some beach photos I have from a couple years ago that might work. So I may end up with some of this.

Anyone notice the old school film slide embellies? That actually made me a little excited. I have a few of those still left in my stash from ions ago. Hopefully seeing some designers use these will inspire me to use mine up. Just like I've been using up my ancient vellum envelopes recently.


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Posted: 3/13/2013 9:49:49 AM
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Posted: 3/13/2013 10:03:49 AM
I do like the patterns and colors, but I don't think I'll have any beachy/boardwalk photos to scrap. I'll probably stick to just the PP since there are lots of versatile patterns, and maybe those super cute slide frames. Love those!

Edited to add that I agree with a previous poster that this line reminded me of October Afternoon.



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Posted: 3/13/2013 10:06:43 AM
Oooooh!!!! The colours are incredibly soft and pretty, just love it


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Posted: 3/13/2013 10:27:00 AM
My immediate reaction was love. I need paper for a Disney album my parents are taking later this year. But the more I looked at it, the more I think the colors are too washed out and muted. Too dingy like some of you have said.


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Posted: 3/13/2013 10:33:23 AM
Love the papers couldn't use the embellishments. Wasn't what I expected re "pier"

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Posted: 3/13/2013 10:33:51 AM
I am in love with the paper, it is perfect for all the beach pictures I seem to take every year ... I haven't liked much that CP has put out recently but this collection I'm reconsidering my one paper limit ...


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Posted: 3/13/2013 10:36:23 AM
I love it. I just wish it had a white background rather than off white . Beach and summer photos are so bright and happy and not creamy ya know?


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Posted: 3/13/2013 10:40:31 AM
Ok this collection is a MUST have for me!! I love summer themed products since that's my favirite season, but a lot of the summer themed product lines out are a bit cheesey. This one is just perfect...I think I'm in love

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Posted: 3/13/2013 10:54:50 AM
Holy cow!!!! I love ALL of it!!!!!


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Posted: 3/13/2013 10:59:50 AM
I love it, and I immediately thought of some photos I have that will go perfectly with it. I don't think I've met anything CP I haven't liked!

@biochemipea, that would be such a good idea if companies would put out a 'clean' and 'distressed' version of their lines. Or just a clean version, and sell a few inks and distressing stuff with the line for if you like that look.



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Posted: 3/13/2013 11:04:23 AM
Love the clouds that look like doilies, and the colours. I wouldn't get the more beachy-themed stuff though, but there seems to plenty of papers without popsicles etc. on them, lol. Thanks for sharing!

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Posted: 3/13/2013 11:24:27 AM
Love it!! Total CP fan here .

Love the all the gold foil, the doily cloud paper (clever!), and the Popsicle paper.

Total must have!!!


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I adore this! I need this for a Santa Cruz trip this summer! It's perfect for boardwalk and beach pics!


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