We are so glad you stopped by today, it's Pinspiration Thursday!
Every day, we scour the Internet for inspiring MME projects. We
find your work on your blogs, through our FB page,and in online galleries. We pin the ones that inspire us most!
Then once a month we challenge our designers to use one of your creations as inspiration for a layout or card.
This month Suzanne and Stephanie are joining us. Here's what they came up with. Enjoy and have a lovely, creative day!
Inspiration Piece: Tamara Tripodi
Supplies:My Girl: Flutterby patterned paper,Fancy Free patterned paper,Genuine patterned paper,Playful patterned paper,designer tape,felt stickers, layered stickers,enamel dots,decorative buttons,chipboard accents;Collectable-Unforgettable:'You Are' tiny word stickers,'First' decorative stickers;Collectable-Memorable:enamel dots;Collectable-Notable:'Love This' tiny word stickers;Misc:doilies,Simple Stories letter stickers,Dear Lizzy Thickers,American Crafts precision pen,adhesives
Stephanie says: Tamara's page made me so HAPPY the moment I saw it. I just knew immediately that her's was the page I wanted to lift.
The first way I lifted Tamara's page was to use My Girl, since she used all Boy Crazy for her page. I would have used Boy Crazy, too...but with four little girls in this house that just ain't happening. :)
I lifted the overall design- photo placement, paper layering placement, embellishment clusters,etc. The title is in generally the same place.
The biggest design element I lifted from Tamara is the sweet scattering of embellishments all over her darling page.
She used brads, enamel dots,stickers, and chipboard...I used layered stickers, enamel dots, tiny word stickers, and felt accents.
Thank you SO much for the inspiration, Tamara...you've help me create a page I love!
Supplies:Lost & Found 3-Ruby:Doily patterned pape,Medallion patterned paper,Stripes patterned paper,Floral patterned paper,decorative brads,enamel dots,layered stickers,sticker accessory sheet;Misc:letter stickers, adhesive,doilies,sewing machine and thread,embossing folder
Suzanne says:I was really drawn to this altered set by Marlene Gomez. I loved
the combination of pinks and browns. The softness of her layout and
all the pretty details inspired me to create a layout of my two favorite
I used a large banner on the left hand side of my
page, and used doilies to replicate her white diecut scrolls.
hearts and vellum flowers as the tiny details to my page. I also added
stitching on my page. I also love the enamel dots, as they are a
quick way to add interest to letters, and images found on the patterned