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Tuesday, June 14, 2011

This Moment and a RAK

Yet another LO about my favorite subject: Chance.

Paper from Bohemia by MME. I started with a sketch from Pagemaps.

I doodled the lines with a fine point marker and a ruler. Three yellow buttons from Krissy's stash. I had brought my own buttons to crop at her house last night, but none of them were yellow. That corner punch was rescued from the clearance section at HL. I felt a little indulgent when I bought. Surely, I can just cut my own corners by hand... I use that punch ALL THE TIME! Love a good impulse purchase :) It is Paper Studio brand so if you're wondering if those punches are any good I would certainly say yes!

The orange trim and fleur de lis (sp?) lookin' thing are actually leftovers from a border punch. I wish I could remember where I first saw this idea so I could give her credit. The stitched circle is a DCWV rub on. The dimensional bird is a sticker.


Journaling, of course, on a Colorbok tag. I got this set of tags (a nice variety of shapes) from HL. The border punch is Fiskars. The "inspire" brad is K and Co. The owl brad is from Fine and Dandy by MME. The random brown trim was just sitting on my table, leftover from another project. The yellow trim was sitting on Krissy's table so I helped myself :) If you can't take advantage of your friends, then who can you use? Oh, and the letters and quote rub on are 7Gypsies, RAK'd to me by Krissy.

MY FIRST BLOG RAK

You might have noticed Krissy's name pop up on my blog... um... often. She is such a wonderful and lovable person and I'm so lucky she found me on a scrapbookers dating site, I mean, scrapbook.com last year and suggested we get coffee. We've been connected at the hip ever since!

We love to scrap together. When she comes over, I say "take whatever you want!" When I go to her house, she says "take whatever you want!" We both have so much stuff (and we're thankful) so we trade a lot and wonder why we still have so much stuff. I guess neither of us were ever any good at math LOL

Wanna RAK from my stash? Which is probably half Krissy stash, too? Go visit Krissy's blog and leave a comment on any post. Don't be surprised if you click the follow button, too, because her work is awesome! Come back here and leave a comment on this post and you will entered into a random drawing for a RAK. Mention in your comment if you follow her blog for an extra entry!

The random drawing is limited to the contiguous 48 states and will end on Sunday, 12 pm CST. Winner will be announced on Sunday afternoon.

8 comments:

KrissyClarkMcKee said...

First, I'm an English major so, yes, math is something I don't pay much attention to. Second, SB.com - BEST scrapbook dating site ever - LOL. Third, this is the sweetest post ever! You can take all the left over ribbon and trim on my scrap table that you want and anything out of my scrap closet (I won't even know it's missing) for your challenge kindness!

Moon Scraps! said...

I just checked out your friends blob, and added myself as a follower. Very pretty , soft designs that she has. Love seeing you scrapping your lil boy. He is a cutie!

Just Jaime said...

I love Krissy's blog, am already a follower and was about to comment on her blog when I saw your giveaway. You are a great friend!

Miwa said...

Wow, you were right - Krissy's work is amazing! I'm a follower now (for both of your blogs!). How fun for you two that you are both super scrappers and live close enough to hang out. What great friends you are! :)

LyndiLou said...

I'm happy to have found BOTH of your blogs... they are just lovely. I'm following both, along with making comments on both too! What a sweet friends you are to each other. :D

Kelly said...

Love your blog and Krissy's too. I'm going to follow you both. :)

Lynn Biermann said...

Wonderful work! I love the doodled lines..they are the perfect touch! Tfs:)

Rose Red said...

So in love with your LO - gonna copy it . . . someday. Left my comment on Kristi's blog too!