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Velvet Rose
« on: January 20, 2009 09:19:24 PM »

Here's a 6 x 6 album/journal which I recently made for the Pink Swap. I'm really happy wirh how it turned out.



I used a selection of double sided scrapbooking papers from the Peabody range by K & Co. And the rub-ons were from the Bailey range, also by K & Co.

I cut the borders & tags using my Fiskars shape cutter. I finally got the hang of it after much experimentation and now I use it for everything.

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« Reply #1 on: January 20, 2009 09:35:41 PM »

This is so cute and lovely! REALLY GIRLY! I think im in love Kiss
How is it inside? did you make the journal or covered one you already had?
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« Reply #2 on: January 20, 2009 11:31:08 PM »

I made the whole book - it has 16 pages.

I cut 2 pieces of double sided 12 x 12  paper in half (to make 4 lots of 12 x 6) and then folded them in half (to make 6 x 6). Then I stacked all the pages up and glued a binding strip to the front and back page. I also glued binding strips in between the pages to keep them together.
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« Reply #3 on: January 21, 2009 03:35:53 AM »

wow that is beautiful....its so visually stunning!!  Shocked
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« Reply #4 on: January 21, 2009 06:42:08 AM »

wow!  Thats great!    I love the color of the ribbon, and of course the pink!
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« Reply #5 on: January 21, 2009 06:57:27 AM »

Oh, I love it! It looks so Victorian - I'm jealous!!
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« Reply #6 on: January 21, 2009 01:27:33 PM »

I love how vintage this looks. It is lovely!!! I bet your partner loved it! *jealous*
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