Thursday, June 21, 2012

The Twinery and My Little Shoebox

Hi Everyone! Welcome to my stop on today's blog hop with The Twinery and My Little Shoebox! You should have arrived here from Zoe's beautiful blog. If not, head back to the beginning at The Twinery's blog to get started!

MLS generously sent a selection of their latest products and I had fun deciding what I wanted to make. I was drawn to the bright colors, so I decided to do a scrapbook page about the fun we had in the sprinkler last summer when it was so, SO hot and humid. Probably had something to do with being 8 and 9 months pregnant at the time, too! ;)


I used a mix of the MLS Happy Go Lucky and Lovely Day lines and Lemon Drop twine. I love those little cloud stickers! I have never hand stitched this much on a layout, but I can see why people love it. Time consuming, yes, but very satisfying, too! I first traced 2 circles in pencil using 2 different sized plates. Then I put a squishy mousepad under my page and used my paper piercer to poke holes every 1/4 inch or so around both lines. I stitched around until I was done and my fingers were sore. If I had a hard time getting the needle through the hole, I used one of those rubber jar opener things to help pull the needle through.

So how about a prize? The Twinery is offering up FOUR SPOOLS of the winner's choice! FOUR SPOOLS!
Image of ** NEW ** Color Quartet - 4 spools - Flax, Orchid, Cantaloupe & Shore

MLS is also offering up two collection packs!
 

 You must comment on all the blogs for each day to be entered to win. Easy peasy! Here is today's  line up:

The Twinery
My Little Shoebox
Jessica Fick
Zoe Nemburt
Sarah Andreotti  <--- you are here!

Now head on over to Keely's blog to keep on going today- you're almost done! :)

37 comments:

Cheryl Hutcherson said...

Too adorable!

ScrappyRae10 said...

OMG love the layout and the way you made the sun!!!!

Margie said...

What a bright and beautiful layout!

Vanessa said...

great layout!

Miriam Prantner said...

LOVE this layout! Love that the pie shaped pieces are varied in size and LOVE the twine stitching and the photos are GREAT!

connie said...

love the sun background and the stitching! beautiful LO.

Angel said...

what a fun layout with gorgeous paper and the twine sun! PRETTY!

2LilPrincesses said...

such a bright, cheery layout! love it!! great use of the twine too, I have never thought of threading with my twine!

Candace
scrappin2littleprincesses.blogspot.com

Kelly said...

Oh I love the sun and how you used the twine! Beautiful summer layout and thanks so much for the inspiration!! :)

Southern Belles Charm said...

Adore the stitching! So cute!

Lea said...

Super cute layout! Love the big sun you created and all the clouds. And I agree the stitching was well worth the effort!

Mucki said...

great layout

Laura said...

That just screams summer!--Love it!

Patricia Roebuck said...

OMG, that layout is just adorable! And that stitched circle is amazing! So fun!

Romy said...

Oh my, your layout is fantabulous! It has summer fun written all over it:)

Susan Martin said...

This is a great layout. I love the handstitched circles.. it looks so great. And I absolutely love how you used the clouds to journal on. Thanks for sharing!

Angi said...

Your handstitching is fabulous. Love this!

Sharon Roselli said...

Love the cloud journal cards! The twine on the paper sun is perfect.This is a latout ready for summer!

InezbyDesign said...

Nice layout - like a bright summer day! Thank you for sharing

Carla said...

Colorful and fun layout!

Carla from Utah

Cynthia B. said...

This page is gorgeous! I love the sun effect and the stitching. Yes, I know it can be time-consuming, but it definitely adds a personal touch to any page. Fun fun photos of your DD too!

julie e said...

Great layout - you really captured the summer spirit.

Sue D said...

Very fun layout--I like the stitching.

Tracy said...

I agree with you about hand stitching. It is truly a labor of love. PS--I'm addicted to those clouds!

Karen Diebolt said...

Cute layout. The round yellow paper looks like the sun, so perfect.

Carol said...

Adorable stuff with My Little Shoebox and the Twinery! Love all the inspiration!

Carol B
ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

Sisters Craft Cafe said...

so fun and cute layout! love the sun you made with the paper and the clouds as journals.

Luanne

~amy~ said...

I love your layout...soooooo fun and happy!

Jennifer Scull said...

just the happiest layout to bring a smile to my face! love it! :)

KellyG said...

LOVE this, great idea!

soapHOUSEmama said...

so cute!

Monika Wright said...

So very cute and fun and bright and it just makes me smile!

Tigerberry said...

Wow, lots of work and time spent on this project. It looks great.

Phazereyes said...

Very cute LO, TFS

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