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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The ScrapRoom July "Double Shot" Kit

Today I am sharing two projects I created using the 
Here is a look at this month's yummy kit:

I love the bright, cheerful and fun papers found in the 
Bella Blvd's "Summer Squeeze"
What a perfect collection for these super cute photos of my youngest grandson:
My next layout was created using product from 
Simple Stories "Under The Stars" Collection.
I do not camp and was so happy to find these photos of my granddaughter while on a camping trip, because I really wanted to use this awesome collection:
Inspired by the July ScrapRoom Sketch from Pagemaps:

Head on over to The ScrapRoom to check out all of this month's kits and while you are there check out what all the lovely projects created by the Design Team using this kit as well as the Flavors of the Month and Project Life Kits.  

Thank you for stopping by!
Have a Scraptabulous day!

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

The ScrapRoom July "Flavors of the Month" Kit

Hello All!
I am back today to share the projects I created using this month's 
Flavor of the Month Kit 
As always, I am in love with the awesome products packed in this month's kit, which are from some of my favorite manufactures!
Here is a look at the kit:
The July kit contains product from the following collections:
Simple Stories "DIY", Teresa Collins "Daily Story", Bella Blvd "Family Forever and
My Mind's Eye "Ashbury Heights"

The Simple Stories "DIY"
"2 Weeks...Seizure Free!"

Teresa Collins "Daily Stories"
"My First Selfie Photo Shoot"

"Hello" Card

 Bella Blvd
"Family Forever"

My Mind's Eye "Ashbury Heights"
"So Happy Together"

"Thank You" Card

If you like what's in this month's kit as well as I do, head on over to The ScrapRoom and pick one up and/or sign up to receive a kit monthly!

Thank you for stopping by!   
Have a great day!

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Happiness Is...YOU Layout

Happy Tuesday!
Sharing a Design Team project I created using recent photos of me and my youngest granddaughter, KateLyn, inspired by the mid month
Sketch Challenge at Paper Secrets
The elements I used for the twist word TRAVEL are:
T - Tag, Tickets
R - Recollections Polaroid Frame
A - Adorable 
V - Vellum, Vintage Bliss by Simple Stories
E - Enamel Dots
L - Lined Paper, Loved
And her is the sketch created by Kelly Holifield:
My layout was further inspired by the following challenges:

Scrap Our Stash
Let's Go Shopping
The challenge provided a shopping list from which you are to shop your stash for 5 or more items and include on your layout.
From the shopping list I used the following items:
Striped Paper, Enamel Dots (3 or more), Polaroid Frame, 
Punches (2 or more) & a Dimensional Sticker

Three or More Challenges
July Challenge
Include FRAMES on your layout

Sketches for All
Black and White Photos

Thank you for visiting my blog and I hope you get a chance to play along in one or all of the challenges!

Have a scraptabulous week!

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

July Sketch Challenge and June Winners Revealed!!!

Hello Everyone!
Here's this month's sketch:
And...Here are the RULES for this challenge:
• Your layout must be NEW as of July 1, 2014
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky by
July 29th, 11:59 PM (PST) 
• You must include a LINK back to this challenge post when posting your layout on your blog or gallery.

Here is my layout inspired by the sketch (turned 90° right)
Rochelle's Tic Tac Toe Challenge
(2nd Row across ~ Brads, Stars, Tag)
Kelly's Word Challenge
The prize you are playing for this month is:
Authentique's "Pride" 12 x 12 Collection Kit

Combine my sketch challenge with one or both of the following Scrappy Friends challenges
and you will be automatically entered into our June BONUS Prize Drawing:

And here is the July BONUS Prize:

And now for the jUNE WINNERS!!!!
Thank you so much to all of you who played along last month! 
Wonderful inspiration and fantastic takes on the sketch as well as the other Scrappy Friends Challenges!

The randomly drawn WINNER of my 
June Sketch Challenge is....

is the winner of the
June Scrappy Friends BONUS PRIZE


Rosey be sure to comment below and then email me at:
with your mailing address and I will get your prize out to you. 
Please add GCC June Winner in the subject line.

Darcy be sure to comment below or on any of the other Scrappy Friends Blogs then 
email us your mailing address to:
to claim your prize.
Please add June Bonus Winner in the subject line.

Have a wonderful day and I am looking forward to seeing what everyone does with this month's challenges!

Monday, June 30, 2014

"Please Don't Mistake My Personality For Flirting..." Layout

Good Morning!!!
Boy did I miss the mark this month!   
I totally spaced on blogging my DT reveal for the 
June 15th Sketch Challenge at 

Here is the layout I created using one of many "selfie" photos of my oldest granddaughter, Tyra.  Jillibean Soup's "Spicy Social" collection, found in the 
Paper Secrets Online Shop
was a great product choice for my photo and the challenge:
The twist was to use items on your page beginning with all the letters in the word GRADS.
I used:
G ~ Grid Paper, Green
R ~ Recollections (wood veneer), Red
A - Alphas, Awesome, Arrow
D ~ Documented (Sticker)
S ~ Stickers, Spicy Social, Smile

And here is the sketch created by Kelly Holifield
which I turned 90° left to accommodate my photo:

Thank you for stopping by and make sure you check out the new challenge which will be revealed tomorrow.  

Enjoy the rest of your day!

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

The ScrapRoom June "Double Shot" Kit

Hello Scrappy Friends!
Today I am sharing a couple of layouts I created using the awesome June 
As with all of the monthly ScrapRoom Kits, the products in this kit were truly great to create with!
My first layout was created with Jillibean's Spicy Social Soup, an awesome collection to scrap all those social media photos:

and using Imaginesce's "Perfect Vacation" products found in the kit, I created this layout using photos of my granddaughter while vacationing in Baltimore:

Make sure you visit The ScrapRoom and check out the fantastic kits that are offered this month!   Always full of fabulous fun and colorful products!!!

Thank you for stopping by!!!!

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The Scraproom June Flavors of the Month Kit

Today I am sharing layouts I created using 
The ScrapRoom's
Another kit filled with awesome scrappy goodness!
The kit contains product from (4) different fabulous collections.

For my first layout I used Crate Paper's "Boys Rule", and what a fun collection to work with!

My second layout is using the yummy Jillibean "Sightseeing" Collection:

This third layout was created using yet another fun collection found in this month's kit,
KI Memories Playlist

And...lastly I created this 2 page layout using  
Fancy Pants " As You Wish" Collection:

Hop on over to The ScrapRoom and check out this month's kits before they are all gone.  
Make sure you check out the other monthly kits while you are there.

Enjoy the rest of your day!!!