Anniversary Wedding Album

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Posted by Elena Olinevich

4 August, 2017 - ,

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Hello Maja Fans, last month of summer is officially here, one of my favorite month of the year.
This summer I made a lot of wedding projects and today I want to share an Anniversary Wedding Album I ‘ve made recently
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I made quite an easy and simple mini album , it’s size is A4 and as usual  I made the fabric cover for it with stitching

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When you want to keep your mini simple all you need to do is to grab beautiful papers, a few flowers and several elegant dies

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I followed all the instructions I ‘ve mentioned above and played only with a simple color palette – pale blue, gold, beige brown and some mauve shades.

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It was quite easy to do, as the paper patterns are really amazing from the Vintage Romance collection

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I wanted my mini to be classic and elegant.

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So I didn’t want to overwhelm it with many of the embellishments or even paper layers

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Modest and shabby

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Some fussy cutting was made to add the embellishments instead of using the flowers

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Products used:

Prima Marketing Flowers, Spellbinders Dies, May Arts Ribbon.

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Shabby Cards for Anniversary Day

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Posted by Elena Olinevich

22 July, 2017 - ,

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Hello Maja Friends.

I’ve got a trio of shabby cards I made from the Sofiero collection. I know I made so many projects recently but I still can not stop playing with it.

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This time I decided to try to use the pictures of beautiful ladies that go on a separate Cards sheet.

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Moreover I haven’t made something shabby for a while, so I took some of my fav lace and doily lace so I added them to my cards alongside with stitching on them.

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I like using any fabric on my cards, and white lace and crochet work really great for shabby style.

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I also added the flowers. torn layers

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The only thing I did different – I used alternatively various flowers for all the cards

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Have a great summer week end.

Products used:

Prima Marketing flowers. handmade crochet and lace.

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Gift Box for a Wedding Day

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Posted by Elena Olinevich

7 July, 2017 - ,

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Hello Maja Friends,

Today I’ve got a Gift Box made for a wedding day to share with you.

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I used beautiful Sofiero and Monochromes papers

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The gift card or money can be placed inside the box

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I only added some flowers as the embellishments

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The cover is made as a card.

Have a great week end

Products used:

Sofiero  and Monochromes Shades of Sofiero – collection

 

Nautical Inspiration

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Posted by Elena Olinevich

23 June, 2017 - ,

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Hello Maja Friends,

each summer I wait for the chance to see the sea. It’s a great disadvantage that I live in the country with no sea, however I do all my best to spend some time by the sea. That is why I like creating nautical albums so much.

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I do love using Maja – Life by the Sea collection, it has the variety of stripes, stars  and other nautical motifs to choose from.

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This time I made a cascade mini album and used some of the pictures taken last summer by the Baltic Sea.

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I used only paper to create my layers and die cut embellishments

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I played with different patterns and skinny size, and even managed to make some fussy cutting

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All of those Sealight pictures as well as the Sail boats are perfect addition to the mini.

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It was fun to enjoy papercrafting and to revise that past time memories.

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I left some pages almost clean and simple, as the background papers are awesome with no extra layers too.

 

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Products used:

Life by the Sea collection

Clear Scraps Mini Album – Cascade Shape, Spellbinders Dies, My Favorite Things Dies.

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Wedding Season

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Posted by Elena Olinevich

9 June, 2017 - , ,

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Wedding Season – this is one more feature for the summer.

Normally it means more wedding cards I create during this period. And if someone asks me to make a card for a wedding, they want something that can be more than a congratulations card. So creating a envelope for a gift card or money is an option.

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I guess that Sofiero collection along with Monochromes is perfect combo.

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These soft shabby colors can bring a delicate feeling

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I am keeping doing several cards at once, using the same elements and just mixing the colors

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What I tried new  – is taking the flowers from different packs, no matter how they suit, but leading them in a cheerful composition. Didn’t want to keep the white boring dominance.

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It was really easy to do, as the candy pallet of Sofiero collection brings the choice for a variety.

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And I have to admit that fabric tulle and organza flowers work really great there.

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as well as the classic frame dies

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Some finishing touches of pearls and rhinestones, and you are finished with a trio of nice cards.

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Supplies used:

Spellbinders Dies

Prima Marketing flowers and Rhinestones