Sunday, September 17, 2017

The sweetest things...

Good crafty morning to you all! I'm back to share another scrapbook layout.

It was a beautiful day for a walk outside, surrounded by lush grass and beautiful, blooming flowers. We cherished these moments. My mother-in-law loved being outside as much as possible, and of course, my two-year-old also jumped at the chance to be outside and run and pick pretty flowers.

These memories are ones we will cherish forever; and I love having photographic copies for when my little one grows older and her memories fade even more. For all the money and time spent scrapbooking, being able to share these memories with both our children and cherish them with my husband and his family makes it worth every cent!

With two children and a busy husband and busy life, it's hard for me to find enough time to scrapbook. So, when I do, I like to knock out a whole bunch of pages at once. This is one way to do that. There are some super talented people out there who design workshops that turn out anywhere from 6-18 pages at one time. This layout was one of those workshops.

It can be harder to match pictures to a pre-designed layout, but I like the challenge of making it work. I get a thrill when I find the perfect pictures that make the layout looked like it was designed just for them.

Sometimes it's the little, fun embellishments that make your pages really pop. They highlight the memories the way they should be. Sparkly hearts, wooden tags and paper ribbon bows work so well with the stickers to make this page special.

I finished it off with the Sweetest Things sentiment. Looking back on those moments, I know those words are so true. It's hard to remember that sometimes when you're in the rat race we call life, but these pictures and layouts prove that point.

Thank you so much for joining me today and letting me share my precious memories with you. I'd love to hear from you!

Get your crafting groove on and join in on the creative fun with our new Pearls & Lace mood board! Check it all out on the Victorine Originals blog!

Have a wonderful week!
            ~Jamie from Doin' it the Wright Way