Friday, November 2, 2012

November Moxxie Blog Hop!


Welcome!!!  Are you ready for a new Moxxie Design Team Blog Hop?

The November featured collection is "Forever Family".


This amazing color palette is perfect for family portraits, heritage photos, and even a pretty fall-themed layout! The front sides of each paper are title papers for each member of the family.  The back sides have a variety of both masculine and feminine patterns for you to use to accent your photos. 

Card makers and paper crafters; the designs are small, so even on a smaller sized cut of paper, you are still going to get the colors and textures of the large design.

In addition to these great papers, the embellishments will help give your creations a family-type flair. Use them as titles, journaling spaces, accent pieces and embellishment clusters to finish off your pages.

The Moxxie Muses have put together some awesome ideas for this line and you could win* the entire collection.  

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Want to see what I created using this fantastic line?

"Grandparents are Great!"

I loved these photos that I grabbed of our little guy on the day of his big brother's birthday!  Grandma brought him a gift to help celebrate so he wouldn't feel left out while his brother was opening up all of his presents. Grandma Rocks!!!


I used one of our Mini Die Cuts from the Fall collection stack as a photo mat and incorporated many die cuts in the design from the collection. I've also accented with a circular cluster cut from my Silhouette and a few cut from my own dies. A button and bit of baker's twine added a bit of texture.  I used some foam tape under the sentiment block as well.  

The back of the bubble sentiment was lined with yellow paper to make the "You Rock" pop a bit. Accent circle bits were attached to the square border on the bottom for fun.   : )

This project was partially inspired by Sketch #344 from Sketch Inspiration.

Ingredients:
Forever Family collection by Moxxie
Mini Die Cut stack in "Fall" by Moxxie
Bubble sentiment by Studio Calico
Baker's Twine by Martha Stewart
Button by October Afternoon
Foam Tape by Imaginisce
Ribbon Candy Border and Loopy Rings die by Memory Box
Silhouette
Other:  Sewing Machine and Thread

Thanks so much for stopping on over today!  Enjoy the hop!!!
~ Rhonda

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Here are the blog links for hopping.  We are so happy to have you joining us and hope you enjoy the projects we have made.

Happy Hopping!

Rhonda Van Ginkel  You are here!
Ange Weisbeck Go here Next!


How to Hop: 

  • Hop through the blogs and comment on each one.  
  • For an extra entry, comment on the Facebook page and "like" us if you have not already.  
  • How simple is that?   
  • Comments due by midnight Tuesday November 6th, CST.  
  • The winner will be announced Wednesday the 7th on the Moxxie Blog
* Our international customers and fans are free to play along if they are willing to pay shipping if you are the happy winner of the prize.

16 comments:

Shawn said...

This is a great design and I love the stitching :)

Dana Tatar {datatar} said...

Gorgeous page! I love all the die-cuts! =)

Maria said...

great project

Cathy said...

I love this, love that extra bit of paper from the die cut wound through...perfection! I have to get some of this Memory Box dies!

Susie Bentz said...

This is just such a happy layout - I love it!

Ange said...

This is so great! I love all the details, the diecuts, the swirls, circles, twine, borders, sewing. Just really awesome. Love that you used the piece from the bottom border between the photos too!

jj said...

Gotta love the mini die cut stacks and your use of all the fibers.

Rebecca Kvenvolden said...

SO CUTE! i love the great detail and how vibrant this is despite the muted colors!

Pam S said...

I really do love the colors you used on your layout, great job!

Michelle said...

This brown paper is my all time favorite brown. I love your scrappin style and all the elements you use look so great the way you place them in your design.

Amelia Harris said...

What a fun page! Great layout! Love all the little details!

Laurie said...

Very nice layout. The colors are so pretty.

byondbzr said...

this is beautiful, love the layering!

skeeteror said...

Beautiful LO! What a versatile collection! ~Bev~

Liz said...

Love the colrs especially really cute

Laurie said...

Wonderful layout! Love the stitching, the color mix, the memory captured! I just love it!