Welcome to December Daily™ 2011 | Day Eleven.
We are in full Christmas swing around here with many of our favorite traditions (and a few new ones) seeming to happen all at once - seeing Santa, getting the tree, decorating the tree, writing letters. It's such good stuff.
For me it usually means lots of photos. And lots of full-page photos in the context of this album.
Right now, that's what I want most.
Simple journaling up along the top.
I definitely had more photos I wanted to include today so I ended up printing out two that were 4 inches x 8.5 inches, adhering them back to back, and then stitching them to the transparent overlay I'd already put together for Day 11.
Here's a look at the two photos:
And then stitching them to the transparent insert:
I stapled the photo to the ribbon/transparency at the top and the bottom before running it through the sewing machine (trying to keep it in place).
At the top of each of the photos I added an embellishment from the My Minds Eye Lost And Found Christmas chipboard set (cut off the circle part of the "E").
Here's the other side in the album and a close up on the chipboard embellishment:
The second page of the spread is a collage of photos from tree-decorating.
I love the mix of close-up and entire-room shots.
Just a few small embellishments added here - word stickers and kraft stars.
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