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Monday, 7 March 2016

Show Us Your Stuff March Challenge

The challenge this month at Show Us Your Stuff is this gorgeous sketch by Chloe Nielsen



I rotated the sketch because I was using a landscape photo.

Here is my layout-



I have used my absolute favourite paper ever on this layout - Studio Calico Seven Paper 'Goldie- Paper 12'. And yes it did hurt a bit cutting it up - but I wanted to use my favourite paper on such a special layout. I just love the colours, and of course the stars! I've matted my photo and my layout on a piece of navy and white polka dot paper from the Heidi Swapp Wanderlust collection.


I have added a touch of red and black with my embellies and title. I think my colour palette for this page would have to be one of my favourites ever!!




I have added a bit of stamping with a phrase roller stamp. I have used a few flair buttons and bitty bag from D'Lish Scraps. I have also used a couple of Crate Paper  stickers and some Jen Hadfield ephemera.



My handmade item is some XO's and a heart from Charm's Creations. The team at Charm's Creations are having their own challenge on the Charm's Creations Ideas and Inspiration Facebook page, (to use XOs or hearts.)

8 comments:

  1. This is great Rachel. I love this colour palette too! Great story and love the paper!

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  2. Beautiful layout Rachel, that paper sure is pretty, and suits your theme beautifully. Thanks for joining us at SUYS

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  3. Thank you for using your favourite paper for our challenge you have created a wonderful layout. Thank you for joining the challenge at SUYS

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  4. Very cool indeed, love that you turned the sketch around. Bright and funky - thanks for playing along with us at SUYS!

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  5. What a great layout. Such a clean design. Thanks for playing with SUYS

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  6. Awesome layout! Love the colour palette too! Thanks for playing along at SUYS!

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  7. What sweet, sweet pic. Perfect with your fav paper. The sketch looks great rotated. Thanks for joining us at SUYS :)

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  8. sensational work! gorgeous pic. us mums dont take enough pics with us in them, do we. Love it!!.. thanks so much for playing along with SUYS!

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