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My Etsy Shop is Now Open for Business!

WeekendCraftaholic Etsy Shop My Etsy show is now open! I'm so excited to share this news with you... You might be wondering why I have a shop on Etsy? What will I be offering? Why should you check it out? Firstly I have to say having an Etsy Store was never part of my plan… Continue reading My Etsy Shop is Now Open for Business!

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My Heart is Full – 12 x 12 Scrapbook Layout

What a great colour scheme for the May 2019 kit. The papers were so great, I had to use them as a focus for my first layout, so I decided die cut the paper with different sized love heart dies. I had a couple of photos I wanted to use, so I also used some… Continue reading My Heart is Full – 12 x 12 Scrapbook Layout

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Think Positive

I love the black and grey feel to this layout. I'd printed these quotes from Facebook a while back and was looking for an opportunity to use them. I wanted to do a more muted theme and thought these would be the perfect focus for a monochrome-ish spread I had some black clear stickers I… Continue reading Think Positive

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Be Your Best Self

My latest YouTube Layout Process walkthrough is up and ready for viewing folks. You can catch it here. This one took way longer than usual, not sure why? I think maybe I chose the wrong pattern combo's or my idea was really too big for the spread I had, but either way, I loved the… Continue reading Be Your Best Self

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#31minutesfor31days – Notebook Walkthrough

The #31minutesfor31days challenge was created by Kelli Winnells- check out her blog here for more info. I've got a couple of blogs on this topic, check out my starting one here, and my mid-way point here I've put together a little gallery below of how my notebook turned out. I didn't include all the pages,… Continue reading #31minutesfor31days – Notebook Walkthrough

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Layout Process Video || Respect

I've got a special video upload on YouTube today and its in collaboration with Scrapping Fun Kits. Check out the Blog Post here that I wrote for them if you want to read about how this layout came together. If you'd rather watch than read, you can view the short video here too.

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you got this!

My latest Layout Process video is up on YouTube here, if you'd like to check it out. I have a traveler's notebook with quotes that really resonate with me, and this was a particularly personal one. Although I found the quotes on Facebook months ago, something clicked - I printed them off, and today I… Continue reading you got this!

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Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery?

If you read my blog yesterday you'll know I got swept away with a new Facebook Group - Confessions of a Paper Addict. It's a newly formed group and they were setting lots of challenges and give-aways - of course my competitive capricorn spirit came out in full force! One of the challenges was to… Continue reading Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery?