Friday, April 30, 2010

April - Paper Collection of the Month

It's the last day of the month, and I remembered to post my projects.  I think I deserve a round of applause, dontcha think?  ;)

This month, I chose another DCWV Stack.  They are incredibly convenient, super duper cute and easy to find.  These projects are all part of the "La Creme" Collection, a sophisticated black and cream palette.

I chose a LOVE word book by Bo Bunny for this Wedding album:
A combination of silk, prima and fabric flowers combined with black rhinestones and a package of wedding-themed 3d embellishments and turned this blank chipboard album into something classy and elegant.

I also made this 6x6 acrylic album:

And finally, I added a few red Valentine-theme papers to this collection and made the following album, which spells out I {HEART} YOU.  I left out any paper that had the cream color and went more for strict black and white.  Adding a few sheets of inexpensive red papers created an entirely new look!


I'm always happy to answer your questions or hear your comments - so don't be shy!

Thanks for looking and I hope you get some inspiration for your own albums. 
-Erica  :)

5 comments:

Just A Few said...

Girl...that Memories and Thoughts album is awsome, love the colors and the flowers!!

hugs
Elsa

e_donaldson said...

WOW! I actually came across one of your minis on ebay with a link to your blog. I love making mini albums too and I just LOVE your work! SImply stunning!

- Elizabeth (missimagination.com)

Erica said...

Elsa and Elizabeth - thank you both for the wonderful comments! Isn't it coll what we scrappers can do with paper? LOL!

Erica said...

Ha - I meant "cool" not "coll". See what happens when I get excited about paper? ;)

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wow!

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