June is coming to a close and July is quickly approaching! For all of you Chatterbox lovers out there, scrapncircle.com is having a sale on last year's Chatterbox items for 50% off....that's right half the price, for the month of July! I had the privilege of being the Guest Design Team member this month and created a few projects with the Chatterbox papers and I love how they turned out! Check 'em out:
For this LO, I layered 3- 4X6 photos of my son taken early last month. We were on our way out the door, he looked so cute, and I needed updated pics to give to family members at my sister's wedding (2 days later), so a quick photo shoot was needed. He cooperated too, he's getting so used to me pulling out my camera all of the time! I guess I should have paid attention to the fact that the collar of his jacket was tucked in. Oh well, he's still a cutie pie!
I had so much fun with this LO...I know, I went a little flower crazy (there are over 50 flowers on this), but that's the mood I was in today! I made those cute big ribbon flowers using a Technique Tuesday by scrapalicious at serendipityscrapbooks.com, they are so easy to make! It's hard to see in this pic, but the blue background paper has blue flourishes on it. I used black stickles (my new fave scrap item) to trace some of the patterns.
This card was pretty simple to make, but I like it!
In other scrappy news, my "Fading Like A Flower" LO won May's flower contest at scrap-tastic.com! Talk about excited!!! The even better news is my prize was a $20 flower purchase from the store. I was able to shop and pick out the flowers that I wanted. The decision was tough, as I am a flower addict, but I managed to narrow it down to these: