AE – SBTM

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It’s time for another new SBTM kit from Ali Edwards!! Love these mini kits, they are such a great value with the stamp, cards and chipboard shapes all included! The theme of this kit was Spring but I definitely made it work for a winter layout.

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I’m really excited to do a 6×12 format for my 2018 family PL. This smaller format gives me the opportunity to focus on 2 to 3 stories or one main story. This size definitely feels more manageable to me! I hope you are able to find a system of memory keeping that works for you this year!!

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Goals – FYC

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I am so excited for the latest FYC kit – In Review! The color palette is amazing and the inspiring theme of this kit really had my excited to reflect and set some goals for the new year. I am a sucker for new goals, fresh start and a hope for a better tomorrow. I love the New Year, thinking of the year ahead and reflecting on what was accomplished in the previous year. I do a lot of reflecting and analyzing at this time of the year, this kit came just at the right time!!!

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The diecuts in the kit inspired my to create a collage on the left side of my TN! That’s what happens when there are too many good things that I want and need to use, a collage is the perfect solution!! I also used the Begin Again Stamp set to highlight my goals for the year.

For the right portion of the TN I used a 4×6 card paired with a series of the same picture of myself. My original intention was to cut apart the pictures and use them in the collage but I much preferred the photo strip. I love the vibe of this TN spread!!!

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The kit is currently available, but I would recommend you don’t wait too long if you are interested as the FYC kits have a tendency of selling out quickly! Happy shopping!!!

December Digital Kit – AE

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This month’s digital kit by Ali Edwards is all about coziness and end of year reminiscing, such a fun and versatile kit. I opted to create a TN spread using a 3×4 journaling card which I’ve resized to fit my TN. Love the bold statement of the journaling card paired with the picture and embellishments.

The picture and journaling are combined, it almost creates a polaroid effect which I love to use, especially in TN spread. To compliment the design and theme of this spread I used items that are currently on my desk for my December Daily project. Love how this spread turned out, definitely a great memory to document.

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Mark Your Place – FYC

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It’s time for another amazing release by FYC!! Love this month’s kit designed by Brandi, it’s called Mark Your Place and it’s perfect for all the book lovers out there!!! I was so happy to get this kit, I’ve been making an effort to read more books this year and love having a kit that I can document all my fave books.

For this spread I opted to document the eclectic collection of books on my night stand! Seriously love the adorable pen that is part of the diecuts pack, what a pleasure it was create and work with this collection. The design is simple, which is what I opt for at the moment. The journaling and accent cards are not only ideal for a pocket page spread but also for a TN spread, the left side consist of a 4×6 card and the right a 3×4 trimmed card. Love the flair and puffy stickers! Make sure to check out FYC!!!!

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December Daily – 2017

It’s almost time to start my 2017 DD and I am so excited!!! Last year was my first year that I fully immersed myself in the DD experience and I loved it!! I’m planning on doing it again this year, same format, same process. In order to be ready for the big day, December 1 when I start my DD, I gathered all my supplies to make sure they were within reach.

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This year I will be using Ali Edwards amazing main kit, Pink Paislee mini kit and a 6×8 red album by Jasmine Jones for Ali Edwards. I’m so grateful for Ali and the opportunity to work with this kit as part of my Creative Team work. This week I gathered all my supplies and some supplies from past DD kits and prepared my trusty Ikea caddy. By having everything within reach it certainly simplifies my creative process. I plan on doing a daily spread up to December 25th, I will mix full size pictures with 3×8 and 3×4 pics. I can’t wait to get started!