There’s a Boy in Every Gentleman

Posted by Rachelle Sigurdson

20 February, 2013 - , , , ,

Good Morning, I am here to share with you a couple LO’s I did with some of the beautiful Maja Design Collections….

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I used the Beautiful Vintage Summer Basics Collection for this LO….out of this collection I used 1899,1899 bs,1891,1903,1904,1926 bs,1914 bs & memories.Here are some close ups of detail…..

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I rubbed in two different colors of chalk into the wordlet,to keep it soft…..

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I did a lot of layers,distressing & stitching,once I am done my stitching,I distress the edges more by lifting & tearing with my fingers…..

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The photo is a photo of my husband,I love vintage photo’s & this Collection is perfect for them….

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The flowers used on this LO are from I am Roses, I just started to use them & happy with them as you can buy 100 little roses @ a reasonable price & look @ the time I am saving in not having to make them….

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Close up showing some of the layers,lace & twine…..Here is a LO I did using the Walking in the Forest Collection,I did this LO for the Scrap Fx blog……

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The photo is a Grad photo of my youngest son Tandri. I used from the Walking in the Forest Collection, Jeans,Fresh Air,Bird Song,Knitted Sweater,Autumn is in the Air & Last Flowers. I don’t know if it is that I have boys,because I just love these colors!!!!! Here is another LO I did for the Scrap Fx Blog using another favorite collection of mine***FIKA***….

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Photo is of my BF’s granddaughter having a bath in my kitchen sink.I used out of the Fika Collection,Blabarssylt,Blabarssylt BS,Bulle M Blabar BS,Kaffetaren den BS,Karleksmums,Kaleksmums BS,I also used Vintage Summer Basics 1932.Here is a LO I did for the I am Roses February Challenge, as soon as I received my order I decided to play in their challenge in hopes of winning some more of their flowers . I used the Beautiful Cream Diem Collection for this LO….

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Photos are of two of my dogs when they were puppies. Out of the Cream Diem  Collection I used Karleken BS,Av hela mitt hjarta, Av hela mitt hjarta BS,fylld av Karlek,Fylld av Karlek BS,Kann dig Sjalv BS,Om du vill alskas BS & Ord Flyger bort BS,Yes, another Beautiful Collection!!!! Here is my last one for today using again the Fika Collection (Yikes,I am getting low) I did this LO for OUAS Challenge….

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Photos are of me & my sisters,I am the oldest,the one holding the puppy. We shared everything even Birthday parties,I was born on Nov 19,a year later Jo Anne Nov 19,then a year later Audrey Nov 27th. Out of the Fika Collection I used Blommor pa bordet,Hemgjord Saft,Pratstund BS,Sockerkaka BS,& Lejas cafe BS,Love,Love this Collection!!!! Thank you so much for taking the time to look….Rachelle

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  • Gabrielle Pollacco says:

    Oh my gosh!! You’ve been busy girl! I just love every page you’ve done here!! I just adore how you make the papers seem like fabrics!! gorgeous work hon! xo

  • Ivana says:

    Rachelle, these layouts are GORGEOUS! You are such a talented designer…All those layers, and details…So, so beautiful!

  • Camilla says:

    Rachelle!! Your LOs are amazing!! I love looking at them, so many layers and details!!
    Hugs, Camilla

  • Nancy Hanttula says:

    DAZZLING work!!! and goodness, you have been BUSY!!!! such exquisite layouts…your details, your layering are just DIVINE!!! I absolutely LOVE looking at all the intricate detail work you put into each and every piece you design! You are a true paper crafting artist!

  • Jenny Grotherus says:

    Your layering and sense of details is fantastic. Your work is truely inspiring.

  • Andrea Ewen says:

    Oh wow! My head is spinning with all these gorgeous layouts! Unbelievable talent…incorporated into each one! You use layers like a master and your gift for color coordination and detail is incredible! These are all fantastic, Rachelle!