Sunday, August 14, 2016

Scrap Our Stash August Challenge

Hi there scrappers!
Rachelle here today and I am up on the
So happy to share a bit of inspiration for 
 our first challenge for this August.

Here we go!!!!


Thanks for viewing!


"Oh Yeah #Love This #Fun!"

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I was inspired by the map idea. So the first thing was to create 
a map of the state of Ohio for traveling.



I used map and travel icons.
I loved the colors of the book so I applied those
to the layout.


Finally, it was fun to create the decorative paper clip
using the fussy cut technique.
All Done!

I hope you have been inspired to get started
 on your layout and enter this fun challenge.
Be sure to stop by the 
to see more fantastic team inspiration.

Thanks for stopping by my blog and remember to
show your love by way of a comment! See Ya Soon!

BLESSINGS ALWAYS & HUGGIES

Design Team


Thursday, July 28, 2016

Scrap Our Stash Sketch Layout Challenge!

Hello Scrappers!
Rachelle here. Today I'm up on Scrap Our Stash Blog with my latest project

 for the layout challenge.

July Sketch +3 Sketch Challenge


The Challenge:
Create a layout inspired by the sketch above and 
YOU MUST choose at least one item from each list.

What a fantastic sketch to work with. The creativity is endless.
Take a look
at my design.

"Simply Sweet"

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I love working with Simple Stories especially the "I AM" collection.
Then I applied my fave and soft pastel colors for the background.


I love using the "I AM" collection frames. Added the embellishments: chipboard, greenery, flower cluster, and washi tape.
My girlfriend's daughter Olivia shows that adorable smile.


I used enamel dots by Teresa Collins and uniball pen for journaling and edges. VOLI'A!!!!


Supplies List
*Simple Stories
*Teresa Collins
*Uniball Pen

I hope you have been inspired to create your project and enter the
Thanks so much for stopping by my blog. Be sure to stop by the 
SOS Blog for more inspiration.
Until the next time...
"Scrapping is The Best THERAPY!"


BLESSINGS ALWAYS & HUGGIES
SEE  YA  SOON!

Design Team


Thursday, July 14, 2016

Scrap Our Stash~Introduction of Design Team

Hi There all!
Rachelle here today with excitement to be back online,
and to continue another term with
I love working with this team on this fantastic challenge blog.
I am so happy to share my design layout for this stash challenge.
Here we go with the

July Book Inspired Stash Challenge

July Book Inspired Stash Challenge
Now take a look at this inspiration!

"Enjoy the Moment that makes You Smile!"
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I wanted to keep this design simple and pretty to the eye.
This is Stephanie, my girlfriend posing next to a 
beautiful horse statue.

I mostly added inking,stencil, script stamp and chipboard. Since I love working with layers it was simple to add 5-6 layers of pattern paper.The layering is behind the picture and chipboard circle.
Well that's it! I hope you have been inspired to start creating your layout and enter the stash challenge.
Be sure to stop the SOS Blog to see more awesome design team work.
Thank you for stopping by for a visit.

BLESSINGS ALWAYS & HUGGIES
SEE YA SOON!


Friday, July 1, 2016

Will Be Back Soon!


Hi crafty friends!
Rachelle here.


LATEST UPDATE
7/1/2016




I am totally without a computer; very upsetting to say the least.
HAD TO ORDER ANOTHER COMPUTER!
The 3rd. worked 2 days and that was it.

I pray that I will be back up doing what I so love
scrapping, card making, and lot's more! 
I appreciate your understanding as I go through this situation.
Miss all my team mates and DT duties and you of course!!!
Thanks for stopping by.


 Love, Blessings & Hugs!



Friday, March 18, 2016

March Challenge at Sketches In Thyme

Hi there peeps!
Maven Rachelle here and I am up on the blog today so I want to share
my DT layout at


Here is the the awesome sketch created by Maven Sara Misher.


Thanks for viewing my sketch take.

"Smile Moment"


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I so enjoyed designing this layout. I used mixed media to create
the background. Using stencils, spirtz, ink, and stamping. Adding
 paper punched edges, diecuts, floral cluster and other accents for
a finished project.


Great title to go along with my grandkid's photos.

Well that's it for this post!
I hope you have been inspired to get that mojo into action
and create your layout.

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and be sure to
stop by
Sketches In Thyme Blog
for more Maven challenge inspirations.
Thanks for your lovely comments.

BLESSINGS ALWAYS & HUGGIES
SEE YA SOON!


Sunday, March 13, 2016

613 Avenue Create #167 Challenge Anything Goes/wClock Twist

Hi there peeps!
Rachelle here sharing my DT design for this week's challenge at

Theme this week is of course
Anything Goes~ATG with
an optional twist
Daylight Savings Time-Use Clock/Timepiece!

Thanks for viewing!


:"Time Files"

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I enjoyed working on this design tag.
Always love working with layers upon layers with this shabby chic style.
Another accent I love using a lot are clocks. So I applied 2 on this tag.


In the center of the clock I applied resin accent then placed a flair
on top of the clock hands. Finished with a teal pearl.



Anytime I have a chance I use a fave digi stamp a 
a cute besties girl.
Next, I applied pretty lace, floral clusters, and ribbon bows.


I will submit this design for these challenges:

*Melonheadz Friends-Layer It Up Challenge
*The Ribbon Girl Card Challenge-Spring/Easter or ATG
*Not Just Cards #30
*Penny's Challenge- ATG!
*Crafty Girls Creation- #16 ATG!!!

I hope you have been inspired and your mojo is
ready to create your project.

Be sure to stop by the
613 Avenue Create Blog
to see more amazing team designs.

That's it for this post.
Thanks for stopping by my blog and I so appreciate your lovely comments.


SEE YA SOON!!!!
God Bless Always & Huggies!