Scrap Amnesia.

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Posted 3/9/2013 by ronaba in General Scrappin'
 

ronaba
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Posted: 3/9/2013 2:34:01 PM
Scrap Amnesia - when you see a patterned paper, that you absolutely love, you buy it, & discover you already have 2 pieces at home!

Please tell me I'm not the only one!

CaribbeanGirl
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Posted: 3/9/2013 2:36:32 PM
Oh no you are not alone sister!!


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Posted: 3/9/2013 2:44:41 PM
Absolutely!

If I buy one more rainbow colored, pencil thin striped PP I 'm going to well....

I don't know!!

bcmom13
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Posted: 3/9/2013 3:16:32 PM
I bought a really cute Florida themed embellishment pack to scrap a kit. When I was pulling together all my supplies I found the identical pack in a pile of supplies. Luckily we're going to Florida for Spring break


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Posted: 3/9/2013 3:29:29 PM
I've done this sooo many times . You are not alone!


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Posted: 3/9/2013 3:37:16 PM
Story of my life....

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Posted: 3/9/2013 4:27:33 PM
At least you know that you really really like it!

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Posted: 3/9/2013 4:31:19 PM
I do it all the time. For me it shows I am consistent.


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Posted: 3/9/2013 4:32:15 PM
Been there, done that.


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Posted: 3/9/2013 4:35:15 PM
Better a piece of ppaper than an entire set of stamps! Not that I would be familiar with that...

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Posted: 3/9/2013 4:38:23 PM
I've done that! Good thing I really like the paper!


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Posted: 3/9/2013 4:46:50 PM
How about making the same type of layout (ie. same photos / same story) twice? I've done that more than once!


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Posted: 3/9/2013 5:44:24 PM
YES! All the time.

Which is sometimes a good thing when I need to a two-page LO.


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Posted: 3/9/2013 6:22:38 PM
I thought that was just my Momnesia acting up!! I have totally scrapped a similar layout twice, bought multiples of paper or embellishments and forgot what I was going to scrap when I got to use certain papers.

But hey if you like it enough to buy it multiple times you can probably think of multiple ways to use it!!



Debbie

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Posted: 3/9/2013 8:48:43 PM
Yep, me too.
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Posted: 3/9/2013 11:27:37 PM
oh no....never....i'm much too organized for THAT!!

and if you believe that, i've got a bridge for sale....

Wandalicious
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Posted: 3/9/2013 11:37:00 PM
That is why the "order history" function is useful! I can't tell you how many times I've put the same paper, stamps, embellies, in my cart and then realized I already had them! Now, if I could only remember where I put them!

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Posted: 3/9/2013 11:59:13 PM
Ohhh, I am NOTORIOUS for that.. I can't tell you how many times I have bought something twice. It seems like I do it on a regular, and its not like I have this giant scrap room either yea I have a decent amount of things but you would think I have a house full with the way I forget.. That or just a bad case of CRS lol.. I recently just bought a second AT yes please 6x6 pad TWICE! Because I forgot I ordered it from another place! Good thing is ill use them! I'm trying to get better about looking before I shop... But who has the time for that!


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Posted: 3/10/2013 12:33:24 AM
You're in good company here, I think most of us can say we've done that.




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Posted: 3/10/2013 12:57:16 AM
I've done this with entire paper pads! Clearly I've got a problem...


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Posted: 3/10/2013 12:59:40 PM
Consider it confirmation of your good taste.


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Posted: 3/10/2013 1:00:18 PM
No you are not alone LOL


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Posted: 3/10/2013 1:10:49 PM
Oh, I've done that a few times!


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Posted: 3/10/2013 2:15:38 PM
Oh honey no you are not alone, but its usually way more than 2 sheets lol







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Posted: 3/10/2013 3:02:51 PM
I was just putting away in CD case all my new stamps sets. I just bought about 10 sets for the big ELake place. I realized I bought 4 different Tim Holtz sets twice. And I still look at them and think I don't have that set. I guess I really like them.

I haven't even used any of them yet.

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Posted: 3/10/2013 3:04:54 PM
Last time I went through my stash, I found a few times when I'd purchased 2... and sometimes 3 of the same pattern paper.

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Posted: 3/10/2013 4:57:56 PM
lol, I thought maybe you were going to say you scrapped the same photos twice! Which I have done Lucky for me I told a slightly different story with both layouts.


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Posted: 3/10/2013 5:25:15 PM
I have some papers that I've bought more than twice...not many...but some.


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Posted: 3/10/2013 6:20:56 PM
You are definitely not the only one lol


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Posted: 3/10/2013 10:04:43 PM
I have wasted more money because of this terrible condition

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Posted: 3/11/2013 6:01:25 AM
I too suffer from this condition-especially when it comes to misting overlays lol


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