Saturday, 18 April 2015

A Maggie Holmes layout for CREATE Magazine

Good morning everyone! Today I thought I'd share the last layout I created for the March issue of CREATE magazine! This layout was done for the "Sketch Challenge".


I really loved the sketch and kept pretty close to it. I often struggle with sketches with more photos, so this one was just perfect. Instead of using one large tag I chose to use two smaller ones. This was inspired by the  Crate Paper collection I used: the Open Book collection from Maggie Holmes came with these fun stitched tags and I definitely wanted to use those.


I also replaced the row of tickets from the sketch with a few other embellishments I adored. That’s what I love about sketches, you can always adjust them to your liking.  


I really love the embellishments that belong to this collection!


Supplies:
patterned paper, stickers, die-cuts, ribbon tags, rub ons: Crate Paper; cardstock: Bazzill Basics; wood veneers: Scraptastic Club; paper clip, die-cuts: American Crafts; transparency: My Mind’s Eye; twine: The Twinery; stamping ink: Memento; mists: Studio Calico; stamps: Trodat; other: staples: Tim Holtz

And this is the sketch the layout is based upon:


If you haven't checked out the new issue (#13) of CREATE Magazine as yet, it's definitely worth your while to have a look!!

Thank you so much for stopping by again today!
xoxo

8 comments:

  1. Soooooo gorgeous! I LOVE LOVE LOVE the colors, the layers and the crepe paper!!!

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  2. Wow!! Stunning!! You rock!!!

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  3. prachtige lo ! mooie kleurtjes allemaal ! en een mooie foto van je dochter !

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  4. Love all of the Maggie Holmes goodies, Monique!! And you did an awesome job with the sketch!!

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  5. Such gorgeous, girly details here, Monique! Love all the gold and pink bits! What a great sketch!

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  6. Gorgeous layout - love the pops of gold and the way you have just really made this layout shine!!!

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  7. hoi hoi

    wat een leuk lo en super foto. Er is ook weer van alles op te zien ik moet de naaimachine toch maar vaker gaan pakken . Het staat toch super

    groetjes Thamar

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  8. this is such a romantic layout.
    so beautiful

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