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Fun and Colorful Layout

Happy Friday everyone! Chelsea here today sharing a fun and colorful layout of my step daughter with Bullseye, the dog from Target. The products I used for this layout are: American Crafts Cardstock Pack White Assortment Echo Park Photo Freedom Vol 1 Red Stripe Echo Park Photo Freedom Vol 1 One…

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Altering Cut Files

Hello and Happy Monday!  Today I’m sharing how altering cut files adds some texture and depth to your project.  Customizing texture paste with Distress Inks is super easy and makes for a lovely addition to your layout. October Afternoon Summertime Flower Garden October Afternoon Summertime Sunshine Simple Stories Good Day…

Happy Birthday Layout

Happy Friday everyone! Chelsea here today sharing a Happy Birthday layout. The products I used were: American Crafts Cardstock Pack White Assortment Hambly Overlay Mod Circles Teal Blue Pebbles Birthday Wishes Hip Hip Hooray Pebbles Birthday Wishes You’re Invited Pebbles Birthday Wishes Diecut Shapes Simple Stories Snap Stickers Birthday SRM…

Using Cut Files as Stencils

Hello Friends and Happy Monday!  I have a lovely little layout featuring some pretty flowers I cut on my Silhouette and used as a stencil!  Yes, you can easily use your cut files as a stencil to add a whole new dimension to your scrapbook pages.  Step it up a…

Hand Stitching A Large Shape

Hello everyone! Happy Friday. Chelsea here today sharing another layout of my puppy Leela. This time I used a large Silhouette cut file for my background and added some details by hand stitching a large shape around it. The products I used were: American Crafts Cardstock Pack White Assortment Echo…

Using Black and White Photos

Black and white photos are probably my all-time favorite.  Over the years I’ve learned that even if it’s not the greatest photo, making it black and white is rather forgiving!  For today’s layout I’m using black and white photos, and giving you some tips on the best way to make…

Using a Small Photo on a Layout

Hi Everyone!  Happy MONDAY!  From now forward my posts will be on Monday here at A Walk Down Memory Lane, and I’m thrilled to start my week with you!  In today’s blog post I am using a small photo on a 12×12 layout, featuring the adorable papers from the October…

Add Your Title to Your Photo

Hello Everyone and Happy Tuesday!  Today’s layout features October Afternoon’s Witch Hazel line.  As I worked on this layout I knew the title, but I wasn’t sure where to place it on the page.  The solution:  right on the photo!  When you add your title to your photo you get…

Pull It Together

When I was approaching this layout, I had the photo of my girly with the pumpkins ready to go but I was really torn about what papers to use and the mood I wanted to create–how was I going to pull it together?  The photo is from early September and…

Video: Sketch Inspiration

Hello Friends!  Happy Tuesday!  I created a nautical layout with October Afternoon’s Treasure Map and have a video tutorial of my process using a sketch for inspiration.  Watch below. October Afternoon Treasure Map Siren’s Point October Afternoon Treasure Map Moby Dick Isle October Afternoon Treasure Map X Marks the Spot…