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May 13, 2013

Baby Boy Mini


Hi - Lori here from ScrappinMyStressAway!!  I hope all the mom's and grandma's had a wonderful Mother's Day yesterday!!

A friend recently had a baby boy and I made this mini for her.

I started out with a chipboard album from Michaels that was burlap on one side of each page.  I flipped every other page over to have a burlap cover and back, as well as the middle two pages both burlap.

I cut out the boy pieces from my Cricut Imagine Nursery Tails cart at 2-3 inches each.

I painted the edges of the book pages with a bright blue and inked the images with the same color blue ink pad.


I covered these pages with a green leaf paper from my stash.  I cut out a star from George and trimmed off the pieces that hung a little over.  I included a photo mat on the next page for a crib photo right next to the key information (height, weight, length and date).  I included a little twine.


I used a brown patterned paper for photo mats and pop dotted these baby boy images to the edges.


I like to make a pocket in all of my mini albums and add tags and small pieces of matching papers for additional photos and notes.  I used my ATG gun to adhere the sides and bottom of the pocket to the page.

I added another photo mat and image to the last page.


I put some brown paper on the back of the album and tied ribbons to the rings.


This mini album can be used as a brag book for mom or grandma!!

Thanks Pam for having me on your my blog today!!  You can see more of my work on my blog HERE.


5 comments :

Karon said...

What a wonderful album Lori - this is so pretty! TFS

MelodyR aka Ry&MysMom said...

Very thoughtful personalized gift! One that will surely be treasured. TFS and inspiring ;)

Berni Cuttino said...

Sweet and precious card.
Hugs
Berni
berni46blogspot.

Pam said...

This is so so lovely . Love the idea of using the mini as brag book. The colors are lovely
Hugs
Pam

Berni Cuttino said...

So precious and sweet baby card.Beautifully crafted. Thanks for your visit and lovely comment.
Berni
berni46blogspot.

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