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Thursday, March 13, 2008

It's All About Me. . .Scrapbook Layout

Hi Everyone!! Okay. . .I'm sort of cheating. . .I made this layout for my stamp and scrapbooking blog site a few weeks ago because I don't have any new stuff to post on this blog site. LOL!

I hate the idea of neglecting this site because I haven't had the time to craft anything new.

For my stamp and scrapbooking club, this was the "scrapbook layout" challenge. . .what was the challenge? To create a "It's All About Me" 12 x 12 layout.

All of the materials used for this layout was created using Close to My Heart Products except for the ribbons: "Life's Delight Level 2 Paper Packet, Cocoa/Sweet Leaf/Blush cardstock, Just Blooms Big Pinks (paper flower), Craft Buttons in Key Lime, and Bigger Brads. You can find all of these products if you check out my Close To My Heart Website - the link is located on my right sidebar. Check it out!!

Anyway. . .I created this layout myself and this is the sketch if you want to try it out!!

This picture was taken about 2 1/2 years ago. . .when I was skinny. Add about 20 lbs and here I am today. . .LOL! I wish I was skinny again. It would be nice to fit my nice Banana Republic slacks. . .I love those slacks but I can no longer fit them. Whaa! One day. . .it'll happen!

Hope y'all have a wonderful Friday!!


2 Worlds said...

Way to go Maria !
Great page

Tracy.H said...

What a great page!! I might be casing this layout when I start scrappin' ;0)

Heather said...

Very pretty layout. You might even get me scrapping!

Rita said...

Beautiful layout Maria!!! Love how you folded the corner of the mats over with teeny tiny brads, great effect!

Ana Baird said...

Wow! It's fabulous! the color combination is great too!

Laura (scrapnextras) said...

Maria, this is beautiful...YOU are beautiful. Today and now. I love this page, and the three folded corners...I am so going to CASE that idea! Beautifully done.

Fe-Fe said...

This is so pretty. Love the colour combo.

My Paper World said...

It's a beautiful layout Maria!
I LOVE, LOVE the colours! xx

Eleanor said...

Nice layout. I like the stamp you used on here.

Jen - a "Spice Angel" said...

great layout and sexy picture, sister!!! lovely.. I love that ds paper too... so pretty!!!


TA Carbone said...

I have to say your Blog was the 1st I ever visited and I am so glad I get email updates to keep up with you and your creations. It also made me deside to create my own blog. You are an inspiration to a lot of people

Your work is amazing, keep it coming

aka TA

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Teri said...

Love your pages!

kathleenh said...

Beautiful photo and page of you Maria!

All Pink girl said...

Gorgeous layout ,lovely photo and great detail ,Dawnxx

malieta said...

You did a fantastic job on your layout Maria. The colors and the picture is fantastic! I wish that I could lose 20 pounds and KEEP it off!!!!

brigitte from australia said...

Heyy Laura !!
this is an amaaazing LO !!
Love the colours you used for this !! very sweet !!

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