Tag Archives: reflections of fall

My Hubby and Me

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Like I’ve said before, Fall layouts and Fall photos are among my very most favorite to do. We are moving into Christmas season here now though, which I love in real life, and I love taking photos of, but I really loathe scrapbooking Christmas photos. I am not sure why, I just feel like it’s the same thing year after year, the tree decorating, the baking, the present opening, the stocking hanging (although I do love my stocking!!), the turkey dinner, the parties with the same people, etc… which I love it all in real life, and capturing those special moments in photos, but to scrapbook them, nah. Paper is all the same year after year, hard to find a new way to scrapbook them, or something.

But, I digress. Back to Fall. Here is a fall layout that I whipped up in no time at a crop a few weeks ago, with a beautiful fall collection from last year by Echo Park, called Reflections of Fall by Lori Whitlock. Love her stuff!

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This layout was inspired by the following sketch, which I found on Pinterest.

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This layout was very easy to do. I just cut out some various sizes of circles to use some different patterned papers, used a few stickers (some popped up with foam dots), some brads and gems from my stash, a leaf from Michael’s, and that’s about it. All items are edges in brown pearlescent chocolate ink. Easy peasy.

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I am indeed living the good life, with my hubby and my boys. Thanks for looking and have a great day.

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My Two Handsome Sons

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Well, this morning I’m continuing with the theme of Fall layouts, as they are among my very most favorite to do. Although most of the leaves are gone from the trees here now, it still feels like fall….although winter is just around the corner. So to celebrate fall for just a few more days I’m sharing a picture of my boys that I took, scrapbooked in a beautiful paper collection from last year by Echo Park, called Reflections of Fall.

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In addition to the paper and embellishments provided by Echo Park I used some brown ink, some copper liquid pearls, a leaf from Michael’s, and a brad from Bo Bunny. That’s about it! I was inspired by a sketch from Sketchibilities, #126. Here it is here:

Well thanks for looking and have a great fall day!

Always be Grateful

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This past weekend I went to my third and final scrapbooking crop of the fall. Three full weekends away to work on my scrapbooks uninterrupted, chatting and laughing with my girls, no housework, no meal prep, no laundry, it was heavenly! So I thought I’d share a favorite layout I completed.

This layout is using a paper collection from last fall, Reflections of Fall by Echo Park. To embellish the page I also used a wooden veneer doily from Michael’s, a wooden heart from The Cutting Garden, a project life 3×4″ card for a title, two different paper doilies also from Michael’s, some ribbon from my stash, some copper liquid pearls from The Cutting Garden, and lastly a corrugated cardboard tag that I also got at Michael’s. Everything is inked in pearlescent chocolate ink as well.

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Thanks for looking and have a great day!