Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Project Life-style scrapbooking...

...appealed to me as soon as I saw it!  What's more, StampinUp has recently created an exclusive Project Life line for SU customers, and I love it to bits.

I have enjoyed scrapbooking since I first came across it in 2009 and my albums and journals are the one thing I would rescue from a fire (after my family of course!).   So when one of my dearest friends had her 50th birthday party recently, it seemed like a great opportunity for a page, and as it was going to be very photo heavy, I decided the super-versatile and quick pocket system would be ideal.  Here it is:

You get a variety of different combinations of pockets but this particular one was perfect and helped me to decide how to do the layout too.  You get a great set of journalling cards that all coordinate with each other so it was easy to pick a selection that worked together, and then extract some of the elements for little embellishments too.  It was quick, and less angst-y than some pages I have done, and I'm looking forward to the next one.

We try to get a photo of the three of us whenever we can (the first one was in 1986 I believe), but we can never remember what order we're supposed to be in!  I feel very old, but I apparently still haven't learned how not to "gurn" in photos...

Would you like to have a go at Project Life scrapbooking?  Then come along to Paper Playground at my house, usually on the 4th Tuesday of the month!  See the events tab for details.


  1. What a wonderful page Helen! I always love photos that follow the same people through the years. Don't you go round feeling old now - you are fabulous inside and out! Vicky x

    1. Why thank you ma'am... and it takes one to know one xxxx


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