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HALLOWEEN COMMEMORATION

AS WE ENCROACH UPON THIS YEARS HALLOWEEN FESTIVITIES, I WANTED TO JUST REMINISCE ABOUT LAST YEAR, AND WHAT BETTER WAY THAN A SIMPLE HYBRID LAYOUT USING LOVE | DAY | SEED'S NEW HALLOWEEN RELEASES! I PAIRED THE SIMPLE GRAPHICS (THAT ARE STUNNINGLY BEAUTIFUL) WITH SOME EMBROIDERED STITCHING AND SOME DATE STAMPING. I KEPT THIS ONE SIMPLE SO THE STORY CAN SHINE,  AND THAT WAS IT!

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FAST + FABULOUS FRIDAY NO. 18

THREE WAYS TO EPIC EASTER EGGS

THIS WEEK IN LIGHT OF EASTER I'M SHARING THREE FUN WAYS TO QUICKLY DECORATE YOUR EGGS AND MAKE THEM UTTERLY EPIC THIS EASTER SEASON! THESE WAYS ARE ALL SUITABLE FOR DECORATING HARD BOILED, BLOWN OUT, OR DECORATIVE EGGS SO DECORATE AWAY! AND WHEN YOU'RE READY TO EAT THEM - YOU CAN! KEEP READING FOR ALL THREE TUTORIALS SO YOU TOO CAN ACHIEVE SEQUINED, CONFETTI, AND MARBLED EASTER EGGS! KEEP READING>>>

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MONDAY MOOD BOARD 11

THIS WEEK'S MOOD BOARD

SPRING HAS FINALLY ARRIVED! (ACCORDING TO THE CALENDAR AT LEAST) WE STILL HAVE SNOW ON THE GROUND HERE IN NY, BUT I'M HOPEFUL THAT WITH EASTER JUST AROUND THE CORNER, THINGS WILL BE CLEARING UP SOON AND THE TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN TO RISE. IN THE HOPE THAT SPRING WILL COME I CREATED THIS LIGHT, AIRY PASTEL MOOD BOARD WITH EGGS FOR DAYS! I CAN'T WAIT FOR EASTER TO ARRIVE SO THOUGHT I WOULD GET IN THE MOOD EARLY WITH SOME BEAUTIFUL COLORS, PATTERNS + DIP DYED EGGS. KEEP READING FOR ALL THE LINKS TO THESE FABULOUS INSPIRATIONS! KEEP READING >>>

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SUNDAY SKETCH SERIES NO. 11

THIS WEEK'S SKETCH

THIS 12X12 SKETCH IS PERFECT TO USE UP SOME OF YOUR SPARE PROJECT LIFE JOURNALING CARDS, OR TO PRINT NEW ONES OUT. IT UTILIZES ONE 4X6 PHOTOGRAPH, ONE 3X4 JOURNALING CARD, AND ONE TRIMMED 3X4 TITLE CARD OR OTHERWISE. IT THEN FEATURES DIAGONAL INTEREST TO TIE THE LAYOUT TOGETHER ALONG WITH SCATTERED EMBELLISHMENTS TO HELP CARRY YOUR EYES THROUGHOUT THE PAGE. 

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ALL WRAPPED UP IN PHOTOS

CUSTOMIZED WRAPPING PAPER

THIS YEAR FOR THE HOLIDAYS I WANTED TO GIVE A SPECIAL SENTIMENT TO MY GIFTS. TO DO THIS, I WRAPPED GIFTS IN PHOTO WRAPPING PAPER THAT I CREATED WITH SHUTTERFLY. BELOW I'LL SHARE A GIFT WRAPPED WITH THE PAPER I CREATED THROUGH SHUTTERFLY AND THE OTHER ADDITIONS I MADE TO THE WRAPPING. I BELIEVE THIS IS A GREAT WAY TO ADD SOME FUN AND INTEREST INTO YOUR WRAPPING AND CAN BE USED ALL YEAR ROUND FOR BIRTHDAYS OR ANY SPECIAL OCCASION! ...

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