Project Life 2013 | Week Ten (Studio Calico April Project Life Kit)

Welcome to Project Life | Week Ten.

Each month during 2013 one of my Project Life weeks will be using the Studio Calico Project Life kit.

You can check out all the new kits for April (called Spencers) over at Studio Calico here: Scrapbook Kit | Project Life Kit | Card Kit.

Here's a closer look at Week Ten:

The sequins are growing on me. I attached them using the Tiny Attacher or mini-silver brads.

I loved journaling some things that are making me happy right now inside the design on the black 4x6 card. For journaling on the black 4x6 card I used a Gelly Roll pen from Sakura. I did a post awhile back that showed a few other white pen options - check that out here.

Loved the stamp set designed by Marcy Penner that includes the "heart this" and the "the best" arrow (included with the kit).

"Let the adventure begin" is also from the stamp set.

One thing I also noticed in looking back on this spread is that I used the white space on my photos a couple times to add accents and journaling - the thing I did different was I didn't fill that space up entirely but instead added just one sentence or a couple words (writing directly on the photos using American Crafts Precision Pens).


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13 thoughts

  1. Paula

    2013-03-28 00:43:20 -0400

    So much goodness in this week for you, the happiness pours off the pages!

  2. Debbie

    2013-03-28 00:48:20 -0400

    Love this weeks spread. Very inspiring. Excited to see your new office.

  3. alida

    2013-03-28 02:22:49 -0400

    LOVE LOVE LOVE! Everything.

  4. Jo-Anne from ZA

    2013-03-28 06:46:52 -0400

    Stunning Ali - really beautiful pages as usual!

    I look so forward everyweek to see your pages and just have some ME time while i am doing that:-)

    Thank you for creating that opportunity!

  5. Jill Kane

    2013-03-28 08:01:12 -0400

    There's something about this spread that's different/special/glowing, Ali. Good stuff for you, Ali. It's a beautiful one :)

  6. molly

    2013-03-28 08:45:02 -0400

    wonderful week! especially like your use of the coffee/sandals photo.

  7. Marie

    2013-03-28 09:21:10 -0400

    Awesome layout, as usual! :-) Thanks for the inspiration.

  8. Linda

    2013-03-28 10:38:55 -0400

    Great layout! I love how you are using the sequins also!!

  9. Mary-Lou

    2013-03-28 12:27:43 -0400

    So enjoyed seeing Anna with the horse. Along with cats, these are the best creatures. Horses can teach us so much & give us so much love.

  10. Cynthia H

    2013-03-28 15:26:10 -0400

    Love the way the journaling turned out on the black card and also the way you used sequins on the Take Note card. Looks awesome!

  11. Monica L.

    2013-03-28 17:37:21 -0400

    Your pics for this week are so colorful and I love this week in general. I haven't started mine yet (behind for almost 4 weeks!! Yikes!!!) Thanks for your inspiration.

  12. Donna B

    2013-03-28 22:15:49 -0400

    ADORE this, Ali. Really beautiful layout this week!

  13. Wendy

    2013-04-02 12:55:59 -0400

    Beautiful layout as always! How do you select which photos to use each week? I follow you on Instagram as well and know you have so many great pix to choose from each week? I find myself trying to fit all my pix, have a hard time eliminating, end up with mini collages but then my layouts seem too busy to me. Any insight or advice on this process would be wonderful!

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