Friday, September 30, 2011

Slice Of Summer

Slice Of Summer 
I really was not sure about this bright patterned paper, but it worked well for my summer LO.


 All products used can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


 


Thanks for looking :)



Create your own sketches using....

My Memories Suite V2


I have spent the week playing around with my new digital scrapbooking software and discovered that you can use this software to create your own sketches - See pic below 


Sketch Idea 
Remember to enter the giveaway where 1 lucky person will win My Memories V2 digital scrapbooking software.


As a special for all of my readers, I am giving you my very own share the Memories code that provides a $10 discount off the purchase of the My Memories Suite Scrapbook software and a $10 coupon for the MyMemories.com store - $20 value! Please use the following code during checkoutSTMMMS96178



Thursday, September 29, 2011

October Challenge @

Let's Scrap!!!!!


Are you a member of Let's Scrap and have never ever even once uploaded a layout? I know you are out there! I have seen you in Wal-Mart and you say you love our sketches but are to shy to upload them! This is the month for you! Maybe you just now joined and havent had a chance to show us your work......YOU have picked the perfect time to check us out!!!


We are going to have 2 drawings.  One for the 'first time uploader' and one for the person that encouraged and/or helped you to upload a layout. All layouts must be uploaded from October 1 - October 31 and tagged correctly.


Check out this amazing prize from DCWV!! Each winner of the random drawing will get ALL of this paper!!


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 Since 1995, DCWV Inc. has designed, manufactured, and sold innovative, quality products to the memory, stationery, and craft markets. Its products are differentiated by their quality, always-updated look and feel, innovation, and customer-respected brand name. DCWV is known as "The Stack Company" because we specialize in high-quality papers that are sold in stacks. These stacks provide our customers with a variety of beautifully coordinated papers at a fantastic value. We also manufacture scrapbooking papers, cards, brads, stickers, albums, and embellishments.


We would love if your visited our DCWV Diary Blog often to stay updated on our latest company announcements, new product releases & plenty of project ideas to keep your creativity rolling!

Link to our blog: http://www.dcwvinc.blogspot.com/


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Rules to Play Along:


1)Use any sketch except the October 2011 sketches and upload your take on it in to the gallery.


(Card or Layout)


2)Tag the layout OCT11 comma space and the sketch number {OCT11, 11-23-11}


3)In the description, put the name of the person that helped you or encouraged you to upload {if you do it all on your own no need to put a name down}


4)Upload your layout between Oct 1 and midnight Oct 31 (clock on the main page)


 November 1 we will draw ONE winner from the names that encouraged you and ONE winner from the first timers.  EACH will receive 5 stacks of DCWV!!


 Good luck and happy scrapping!!



Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Hartbeesfontein Police Station - Sketch 9-28-11

This is this weeks sketch over at Let's Scrap


9-28-11 


In August the school decided to take all the kids to the local police station. It was very educational & they all had tons of fun.


Here is my take on this weeks sketch...


9-28-11 Police Station 


All products used can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


Their first introduction to criminal justice


 



Thanks for looking :)



 



Tuesday, September 27, 2011

My Memories Digital Scrapbooking Software Giveaway

I have never done digital scrapbooking before today. This is my 1st digital layout using My Memories Suite software.


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This digital scrapbooking software is awesome & so easy to use. With this software you can make scrapbook layouts, photo books, cards, videos, YOU NAME IT!!!!


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One lucky person will win My Memories Suite V2


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How to enter:


Visit www.mymemories.com & then leave a comment telling me which is your favourite digital paper pack.


For extra entries into the draw:


Follow My Memories Blog http://blog.mymemories.com/


Like their Facebook page- http://www.facebook.com/pages/MyMemories/140359372717593 


Follow My Memories on Twitter- http://twitter.com/#!/mymemoriessuite


Post about this giveaway on your blog linking it back to this post.


 Remember to comment & let me know what you have done so that I can make sure your extra entries go into the draw.


You have until 15 October 2011 to get your entries into the draw. The winner will be announced on 16 October 2011. Good Luck ;)


 


 Go check this out: 


My Memories Suite Digital Scrapbooking Software - http://www.mymemories.com/digital_scrapbooking_software


The Best Design Club - http://www.mymemories.com/store/design_club


Weekly Challenges - http://www.mymemoriesblog.com/


Online Photobook Creator - http://www.premiumphotobooks.com/MYME/cart2/


Software Tutorials - http://www.mymemoriesblog.com/search/label/Tutorials


Videos – http://www.youtube.com/user/MyMemoriesSuite


Free Kits - http://www.mymemories.com/store/free_digital_scrapbooking_kits


 


As a special for all of my readers, I am giving you my very own share the Memories code that provides a $10 discount off the purchase of the My Memories Suite Scrapbook software and a $10 coupon for the MyMemories.com store - $20 value! Please use the following code during checkout: STMMMS96178


 


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Thanks for looking :)




Standing Merry Christmas Tree

Merry Christmas Tree 
Now in stock @ www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za



Monday, September 26, 2011

Live, Love, Laugh Frame

Frame 
Shopping List:


- Chipboard Frame Set


- Patterned Papers


- Live, Love Laugh Embellishment Set


- Flowers


All products can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


 


Thanks for looking :)



Friday, September 23, 2011

Kiss - Single Page

KISS


I have been holding onto "Kiss" for months now & did not think I'd used it, but it was perfect for this LO.


Products used can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


 


Thanks for looking :)


 



Thursday, September 22, 2011

Card Sketch 9-21-11

Here is this weeks card sketch from Let's Scrap


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This is my take on the sketch


Happy birthday 9-21-11 
I used scraps & mannequin from the "Pretty Things Set"


 
This is as good as what you would find at any graphic design online colleges


 


Thanks for looking :)



Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Nephew

Nephew 
I have been really busy. Packing 28 x 6 kits, preparing for the festival on Saturday & scrapping.


I have had this "nephew" paper since 2007 & today I decided its time to use it!!! This is a picture of my sister with my son Kruz taken way back when.


Embellishments used can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


 


Thanks for looking :)



Saturday, September 17, 2011

Friday, September 16, 2011

My 1st Challenge at Let's Scrap

DT Challenge 
This is my example for my 1st challenge @ Let's Scrap. For more info on Challenge 113 - Chipboard click here...


Products used can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


Hope to see you there!!!


 


Thanks for looking :)


 



Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Sketch 9-14-11 PICA

This is my take on this weeks  sketch from Let's Scrap.


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This is my new Picanto that I got in Aug 2011. I'm not one to scrap about my new car, but I thought I'd give it a go. I was car-less for 5 months, so when I got the new car I was over the moon!!!


Products used can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


 Auto CAD classes
are a fun hobby to pursue
.

 


Thank for looking!! :)



Numbers

018 
Self adhesive numbers 0 to 9, 6 of each number. Assorted colours @ www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za under category "Whilst stocks last"



Tuesday, September 13, 2011

The 2 Of You - Single Page

The 2 Of You 
This is my take on the September month long challenge at Let's Scrap.


 I used some glimmer mist on my paper and it made it go funny?? I hope it straightens once I put it in my album???


Products Used:


- AC Card-stock


- The Magic Of Oz Double Sided Papers


- Chipboard Heart


- I-Rock Bling


- Flowers


- Copper Glimmer Mist


All of the products can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


 


Thanks for looking :)



SEPTEMBER MONTH LONG SKETCH CHALLENGE

Julie Bonner is letting us feature this exclusive Let's Scrap sketch for the month of September!


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For more info on the September challenge & to see what you could win click here...



Monday, September 12, 2011

20% Off @

www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


Sign up to our monthly newsletter & receive 20% off your 1st order. Once you have signed up you will be emailed a gift coupon for the 20% off.


This offer ends 15 Sep 2011.


 



Thursday, September 8, 2011

Challenge 111 - A Recipe Challenge By

Rene Sharp @ Let's Scrap. This is my entry for this challenge. For more info click here...


Challenge111 Nuts About You 


I used the new chipboard "Nuts About You" & heart sets that can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


 


Thanks for looking :)



Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Putt Putt

Putt Putt 
This is another layout I finished over the weekend. I used some of the embellishments from the new golf sets & the new papers we got in last week. All products can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


 


Thanks for looking :)



Monday, September 5, 2011

Dad is...

Dad 
Someone to look up to, hang out with & watch over me.


I spent the weekend scrapping & this is 1 of the layouts I finished. Products used can be found at www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


 


Thanks for looking :)


 



Saturday, September 3, 2011

New Stock @

www.shoestringscrapbooking.co.za


- Memory Lane Signs


- Pretty Things Sets


- Drum Sets


- 12 x 12 Flower Frames


- Doodle Sets


- Hearts


- Assorted 12 x 12 Patterned Papers


- Nuts About You


- Twirl Dividers


- Polka Hearts


- Embellishment Kits


- Framed Trees


- & More



Thursday, September 1, 2011

Sep 2011 Blog Candy

Sep 2011 Blog Candy 


How to enter:


- Become a follower


- Leave a comment


- Post about this candy on your blog linking it back to this post to get an extra entry into the draw


- Share this on FACEBOOK


The winner will be announce on 1 October 2011


Good Luck!!! :)



Sketch 8-31-11

Da Bobi 
This is my take on this weeks sketch from Let's Scrap. These are pictures of me & my moms pig, Bobi.


 


Thanks for looking :)