Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Basic Grey Fun!

Hi! I am hosting the Scrap Town Lady Blog today. I have a two page layout with Basic Grey's Lucille to share with you. I have to admit when I first saw this collection and even when I started working with it, I was not crazy about it. Just didn't feel like me, but I took the challenge and played. Guess what? I love how these layouts turned out...I had the perfect photos of a friend's little girl and they worked splendidly with this line. I am glad I stepped out of my comfort zone and gave this line a whirl. I challenge you to a try a line that's not your style and see what you come up with...chances are you will fall in love with it!

 Scraptown Lady Supplies
BG Lucille Alphabet BG Lucille chipboard stickers
BG Lucille Element Stickers
BG Lucille Gather
BG Lucille Overblouse
BG LucillePinIt
BG Lucille Pleat
BG Lucille Seams
BG Lucille Wrap Dress
MFT Die-Namics LMiniRoyalRose
 MFT Flower leaf Trio
MFT Die-NamicButtonBorder
 MFT Die-Namics-FlancyFlourish
 MFT SentimentalFlourish
 MFT Die-NamicsLargeFancyFlourish

 other supplies: White Bazzill Card Stock, Vellum, kraft card stock, Prima flowers, machine stitching

I created a super quick card too, with left over supplies and here's a quick bonus tip...the MFT Die-namics Button border makes the perfect scalloped edge border. I used it on my card and on the second page of my layout. I cut several button borders when I first started creating because I wasn't sure what I wanted quite yet. So after I had what I needed, I just layered the button border behind my papers and I had the cutest scalloped border. Love that...two for one~ Thanks for stopping by!


Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

I think we all feel that way sometimes ... but I think your lo turned out AMAZING!! I am LOVING the colors, the design and those photos are PRECIOUS!!!!!

Patti J said...

The photos and the Lucille collection appear to be made for each other! Beautiful job on your layout, and the card is wonderful! Thanks for sharing :)

Marcia Dehn-Nix said...

I love your Lucille layouts and card! The pics are perfect for that paper. Truly fabulous work!

Joanne said...

Super sweet!
Joanne xo

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