Friday, July 26, 2013

Make it Merry Planner

Make it Merry Holiday Planner

As requested I finally finished the holiday planner using the Make it Merry kit and it is definitely my favorite kit of them all. I have lots of leftovers to make cards and layout pages for the holidays. 

(click the photo to get your kit)

I used Tim Holtz crackle paint on the covers and made the door hanger using a necklace base and a tin
pin from the kit.  So cute!!
I will video the pages and the back of the book (also adorable) hopefully tomorrow and 
post it here.

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Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Christmas in July

Holiday planners with 3 different kits to choose from.

This kit features Pink Pasilee City Sidewalks collection.

This kit features OA Holiday style collection

And this kit Has a ton of OA Make it Merry collection.

All three kits come with a PDF tutorial that has lots of pictures and the planner pages I designed for this book. 

Everything in the shop is 15% off until July 31st so you can get a head start on your holidays.
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Monday, July 15, 2013

Photo Corners

Make your own photo corners

While working on my holiday planner kits for the upcoming Christmas in July sale I wanted photo corners to match my holiday pages. Not an easy thing to find in July! Solution...make my own.

Place a line of double sided tape across the triangle where the pencil is pointing.

Take a piece of scrap paper from the project your working on and place it across the triangle on top of the double sided tape.

Turn over your piece and trim off the patterned paper around the back of your photo corner.

Now you can add a little decorative edge in case your not ready to put a photo in it yet, scuff it up a bit if your going for that aged look.

When your ready to place a photo in the corners just place a little double sided adhesive on the back of your corner, slide in your picture and attach to your photo mat. 

Thanks for stopping by!
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Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Baby Pages

Baby pages on the Freebies page

I made up some new pages to use with my baby bag mini album
tutorial or any baby book you create.
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Thursday, July 4, 2013

From Trash to Treasure

I found a wooden serving tray at yard sale.
 It was a dark brown stain that had lots of scratches in it.
I have been wanting to try out the chalk paint 
everyone has been using lately so I paid $3 for the tray
and headed home to experiment.

I wish I had taken a before picture but I got sidetracked and 
missed my opportunity. I love the way this turned out so much
that I will be doing this all summer long. 
Look out yard sales here I come!!

Isn't this adorable!!!

I cant wait to try this out on the $25 Oak dresser I 
got as well.

I will take before and after photos of that project for sure.

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Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Travel Girl Mini Album

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Travel Girl Mini Album

New Travel Mini Album Tutorial Now

Available in the Shop.

I am editing the video to upload to You Tube tonight but the tutorial and a limited number of kits are up and available in the shop.

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