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Upcycle Product Packages

Hello and Happy Tuesday!  I have a little embellishment tip for you today:  upcycle product packages!  Many companies use adorable packaging for scrapbook embellishments, so I tucked a piece of the packaging from October Afternoon right on my layout. October Afternoon Treasure Map True North October Afternoon Treasure Map Moby…

Cutting Photos for a Two-Page Layout

Happy Tuesday!  I have a photo heavy post for you today, where I’m cutting photos for a two-page layout.  I had several zoo photos that I wanted to include on this layout and the only way to get them all in the spread was to cut a picture straight down…

May Card Sketch to Layout

Hi and Happy Tuesday!  I’m using the May Card Sketch to make a 12×12 layout featuring the beautiful new BoBunny products.  It’s super easy go from card sketch to layout if you focus on one area of your scrapbook page! BoBunny Sweet Life Wish BoBunny Sweet Life BoBunny Sweet Life…

Scrapping My Childhood

Hello and Happy Tuesday!  I hope all of you amazing mama’s had a Happy Mother’s Day this past weekend!!!  Today I am scrapping a photo from my childhood, way back in the 70’s, and used Simple Stories Fabulous line to give scrapping my childhood a vintage vibe. Simple Stories Fabulous…

Using a Computer to Journal

Hello and Happy Tuesday!  Today I have a layout that focuses on journaling; telling the story to preserve a memory that has many words and a single, perfect photo.  For this layout I’m using a computer to journal the story, one that I hope will remain a precious reminder to…

Birthday Princess

Hello and Happy Tuesday!  Today is all about the princess:  my birthday princess!  Simple Stories Enchanted line and a Prima Doll stamp are the perfect choice for a layout celebrating my princess turning three.  Copic Markers and paper piecing add dimension without bulk, bringing this paper doll page to life….

Alternative Title

Happy Tuesday!  Today’s layout tells the story of a quiet little moment I captured, and instead of using alpha’s or die cuts for a title I used a lovely quote on a label sticker for an alternative title. Fancy Pants Park Bench Lunch Date Fancy Pants Park Bench Conversation Fancy…

Creating a Striped Background

Happy Tuesday!  Today it’s all about cake-birthday cake!  I’m emulating layered birthday cake by using several colors of the same patterned paper on this striped background layout. BoBunny Double Dot Chevron Buttercup BuBunny Double Dot Chevron Kiwi BuBunny Double Dot Chevron Passion Fruit BoBunny Double Dot Chevron Mist BoBunny Double…

Card Sketch to Layout

Happy Tuesday!  I created a fun page with Jillibean Soup products showcasing a card sketch to layout. Jillibean Soup Homemade 6 Bean Soup Blackeyed Peas Jillibean Soup Cool As A Cucumber Chic Kale Soup Jillibean Soup Grandma’s Lima Bean Soup Dry Lima Beans Jillibean Soup Grandma’s Lima Bean Soup Leek…

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Paper Ruffles

I just love the Pink Paislee Bella Rouge line.  The colors complement black and white photos beautifully.  To highlight my daughter’s tutu in the photos I created my own paper ruffles for this layout, adding pops of black and gold to finish off this page. Supplies Used: Pink Paislee Bella…