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I had fun with this kit! Super versatile! I did get a little obsessed with pinwheels this month, though.  Click on image above to purchase.

Loved playing with Echo Park Summer papers here!

Monochromatic cream layout with vintage doily.

My current planner, made with my bind-it-all!

Oct Afternoon thrift shop papers and more pinwheels!

And this one is various paper scraps from my desk. ūüôā

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This fun kit really inspired me to do some fun beach pages.  I love these beautiful cool colors!  Just click on the image above to purchase this kit.

Sweet Sweet Summertime

Supplies: Pink Paislee papers and border sticker and glitter brads, MM alpha stickers, Cosmo Cricket tiny type alphas, SNS ribbon and trim from the July kit, Prima flower, paints, unknown menu card and cardstock.

Techniques: the bright yellow cardstock is washed with ivory and white paint to give a softer color and texture, paper edges are distressed with scissors blades, cut out popsicles from paper and popped on 3D foam for an embellishment.

Place of Peace

Supplies: Cosmo Cricket and various paper scraps, MM and Pink Paislee and 7Gyspies stickers, Cosmo Cricket tiny type alphas, AC rubons, Kaiser Craft flowers, various buttons, ribbons and trim from July kit, handmade organza ruffle

Techniques: I cut and then gathered and hand sewed a ruffle from a strip of pale blue organza.  I love how it echoes the ocean waves/foam.

Pillow Fight

Supplies: October Afternoon papers, MS border punch, MS label, AC thickers, Ribbon from July Kit and SNS store, Prima flowers, unknown button, mixed AC Thickers

Techniques: I chose to keep this layout very clean and simple since the photos are so manic.¬† ūüôā

The Mantsch Clan

Supplies: Crate and Pink Paislee papers, Prima and various other flowers, Various buttons, Pink Paislee papers, Cosmo Cricket tiny type alphas, American Crafts Thickers, Prima leaves, ribbons from July kit

Techniques: I created grosgrain ribbon springs by wrapping the ribbons around a chopstick and then baking until they held their shape.

Tide Pool Fun

Supplies: Bo Bunny and October Afternoon and Basic Grey papers, American Crafts thickers, Cosmo Cricket tiny type alphas, Brides flowers, trim from July kit

Techniques: For the little flower centers I used AC vinyl thickers pieces that never get used off of my sheets – the periods.

Travel Journal

Supplies: Cosmo Cricket papers, Paper Studio and Cosmo Cricket alphas, SIS gaffer tape, unknown button, ribbon from July kit

Happy Card

Supplies: Cosmo Cricket papers, American Crafts thickers, ribbon from July Kit

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Isn’t this the yummiest ribbon kit to date!

I love this. It’s so fun and bright and also my favorite shade of blue. Here is what I did:

I love this picture:

And then I did a bunch of Christmas cards. This color goes with so many of the Christmas papers out there.

Siggy

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This week’s Spotlight Special at Savvy n Sassy features the October Afternoon Papers and all the Mini Albums. These items will be on special in the store from July 2nd -10th.

 

I enjoyed creating this mini ¬†album of my boys featuring October Afternoon Weathervane papers¬†and a Basic Grey Album. These are the¬†Spotlight Special ¬†items on SALE this week at Savvy n Sassy!¬† The title of my mini¬†album is “A Everyday Adventure”, it focuses on just the everday moments¬†at home, which can be some of our most cherished¬† memories.¬†I¬†altered the laces¬†to the color I¬† desired by using Shimmerz Spritz.

You can view the rest of the Album HERE

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SUPPLIES

Album: Basic Grey

Pattern Paper: October Afternoon {Weathervane}

Shimmerz:  Spritz

SnS Ribbon:Oatmeal Cotton Blend Lace, White Stretch lace, Lemonade Grosgrain, Cream Cotton Venice Lace, Mini Butter Ric Rac, Brown – White Dot Organza, Ivory Lace, Mini Scarlet Ric Rac, Mini Brown Pom Pom Fringe, Light Turquiose Satin Edge Organza, Light Blue Mini Ric Rac

Chipboard: Fancy Pants, Heidi Swapp, DCWV Green Woodland

Buttons: Basic Grey

Stickers: October Afternoon,  7 Gypsies, Pink Paislee Alphas, Chatterbox РFelt, Carolees Creations

Metal Embellishment: 7 Gypsies ATC Metal Index

Rub-ons: Basic Grey, WRMK , P.etc, Junkitz, Stemma {Materpiece Studio}  

Transparency: K&Company

Hemp Cord/ Twine:  Unknown
Tools: Tim Holtz sanding Block, Atg Gun & Tape, Zip Dry Adhesive, Pop Dots, Tim Holtz Kushgrip Scissors, Zig Pen
 
 
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