Anna's Craft Cupboard, Single Page LO

Natural Beauty

I loved the mood board that Anna’s Craft Cupboard is hosting this month and couldn’t resist playing along with it!

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Here’s what I did.  I wanted to use the black minimally, so I added it as little chippie frames.  I was inspired by the circular fans, so I chose some paper with a similar design.  I loved all the flowers, so I added some of those too in the form of fussy cutting, ephemera and a stencil.  Lastly, I added some gold coloured paper for some glam!

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Single Page LO, The Studio Challenges

Best Day | The Studio DT

Hey!

Today at The Studio Challenges, we have the most gorgeous mood board for you to play along with.  I love every aspect of Autumn.  From the crisp and rainy days to the colour scheme all ’round.  I love how Mother Nature uses this season to show off her artistic talents and hues!

Here is the layout I created based on this mood board.  I used all the colours and then I also fussy cut some leaves to match the theme and some flowers for additional pops of colour.

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CSI DT Post, Single Page LO

Seeing Your Smile Makes Me Happy | CSI DT

Hello my dear friends!

Today I want to show you the layout I made for Case File 262 over at CSI: Color Stories Inspiration. It has been one of my top favourites to work on so far!

Here is the case:

And this is how I solved it:

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Colours used : fuchsia, chartreuse, white, lemon and black

I used papers on my layout, that were a direct inspiration of the image of this challenge – namely: florals, polka dots, stripes and music notes. My bottom most layer is in the shape of a star / flower, which is just like the floral design on the bottom of the image. Lastly, I added a flamingo and also some flamingo print paper.

My journaling is around the words ‘happy’ and ‘darling’.

This photo was taken just after you’d had your make up done by the ‘pamper ladies’ at your recent 8th birthday party – you were just SO incredibly happy, my darling child. I am so pleased that I happened to catch this happy moment so perfectly! How can I not look at this photo of you and feel happiness myself?

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Scrappingclearly, Single Page LO

Happiness

I love, love, looooved working on the September challenge at Scrapping Clearly!  Yellow evokes so much happiness and bright joy – that I couldn’t resist using that sentiment on my layout.

I was inspired by the chevron / triangular design of the tassles, so I used a base page with a similar design. I also took inspiration from the flowers and used those in my layout; as well as the label on what appears to be a bottle – so I used ephemera that looked a little like bottle labels.  The mood board image had varying shades of yellow, grey and black – so I mimicked that by choosing light and dark shades of those colours.

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Kraft+, Single Page LO

Best Day Ever

The challenge for the month of September over at Kraft Plus is to use office stationery on your layout.

As soon as I saw this challenge reveal, I already knew what paper clips I was going to use – I’ve had them for AGES and have been waiting for the perfect opportunity to use them.  I also added a few metal clips, some ‘folder’ type paper and notebook paper in my layering.  And, as it turns out, I ended up using pretty much all the colours in the inspiration image as well!

Here’s what I created:

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