Monday, 5 September 2016

The Memory Nest - Make It Monday Challenge #71

This month at The Memory Nest we're back to just two challenges and today sees the first one for September.

http://thememorynest.blogspot.com/2016/07/make-it-monday-no-71.html

Lots of opportunity to use up multiple photos or - as I did - add some journalling. And these photos did need a little explaining!


As the photos were taken outsdie in a corner of my garden I opted for this pretty floral background paper from Bo Bunny. I then added loads more elements from the Simple Stories Bloom & Grow collection.


I turned the sketch to suit my photos and stamped a row of chevrons. I die cut the S for the title and then finished it off with stickers - I like the look of combining different alphas together.


Supplies:
Papers: Bo Bunny, A gift of love; Coredinations, grassroots; ep, Little Girl 
Stamp: SU, Oh Hello
Ink: SU, pear pizzazz
Alphas: Lawn Fawn die, Louie's ABCs; Simple Stories, Bloom & Grow
Embellishmants: Simple Stories Bloom & Grow, chipboard & bits & pieces

Hope you like my bright happy fun page and will be inspired to have a go at using the sketch yourself. Remember you can use it for a card if scrapbooking is not your thing. There's also lots more ideas of how to use the sketch over at The Memory Nest blog - here.

Thanks for your time today, your visit was much appreciated.  And keep crafting!

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4 comments:

  1. This is so pretty! I love how you flipped the sketch and used the space for journaling. Those chevrons are great, too! I thought you had stitched them.

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  2. Love how you turned the sketch! Such a pretty page!

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  3. Love your take on the sketch!! The stitching is fabulous, the paper is darling and the pictures are beautiful!!

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  4. The perfect BG paper Jane! Love the little birds too! Just a sweet page!

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