Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Sizzix + Doodlebug Layout Creation by Melinda

Hello and happy Wednesday to everyone... it's Melinda with you today and I'm sharing a layout that I've created using one of the many Doodlebug Sizzix Dies.


I'm a real border fan, especially when it has anything to do with scallops so I was thrilled to be working with the Sizzix Doodlebug Sizzlits Decorative Strip Die - Eyelet Lace & Scallops.

I drew up a rough plan of how I wanted my layout to look and then set about collecting different strips of cardstock that would blend perfectly with our holiday snaps. I didn't think to add the black in between each colour until I laid all the borders down on my page and I felt it needed a lift... so in the end I added the black scallops and it was just right. I certainly gave the Decorative Strip die a workout.





Thanks for stopping by and hopefully I've given you some ideas of how to create a project using lots of colourful decorative strips.


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8 comments:

  1. This is just fabulous Melinda!!

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    1. Hi Diane, I actually used Doodlebug mini rub-ons. Hope this helps!

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  3. This is so amazing! Love how you layered the black scallops between each layer--It really makes it all pop! :)

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  4. Such a great layout Melinda!! Beautiful :)

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  5. Its a fun creation, awesome layout!!!

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  6. Shared on FB!

    Carol B
    ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

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