Exciting and Fun News!!

Aloha My scrappy friends!! I hope you are enjoying your day. I have been super inspired lately. I am excited to get to my scrap desk and create.

Today I wanted to share some fun and exciting news with you all.

I have been asked to join the Design Team for Clique Kits starting in April !! EEKK!! This is literally my dream job!! I love Clique kIts and I love creating new and inspired layouts!!

CK_DT17-headshots-Hannah

 

I hope you hop over to the Clique Kits blog for today and see all the ladies who will be joining me on the Design Team this term. There are some amazing and talented ladies. I am so honored to work along aside them and make some beautiful things!!

Be on the look out for lots of new projects and layouts from me in the upcoming future. And lots of Youtube process videos as well!!

Have an inspired day!!

Hannah

 

 

Continue Reading

SpiegelMom Scraps: Changing up the photo size

13782151_10210586179597334_6456115749476920972_n

Aloha!!

Today I am over at the SpiegelMom Scraps blog sharing a layout where I change up the photo size.

This is a fun and creative way to switch things up.

Check out the blog post and see tons of close up pictures of the layout I made.

IMG_2825

You can also check out the process video from the SpiegelMom Scraps Blog or my personal Youtube Channel!!

If you use my code Hannah15% at the SpiegelMom Scraps store you can get an extra 15% off your scrappy sequin order!! Who loves a discounts, right?!!

Have an inspiring and great week!!

Hannah

 

Continue Reading

The Crafty Maven Getaway: In Your Pocket Tuesday

Aloha!!

This year I am retrying Project Life. My goal though is to keep it simple. Do one pocket page at a time. Whether that is a week at a glance or 3 days. I know I don’t need to share every photo I take in my Project Life spread but I want a good look at what my weeks look like. I want to look back and see our routines, our day to day stuff, the normal things we do, that often get overlooked in my layouts.

Today on the The Crafty Maven Getaway I am sharing my process video for a page I made for the middle of January. I kept it simple, Lots of pictures and little embellishing with lots of journaling.

Take a looks at my process.

 

Here is what my spread looks like…

IMG_2874

 

(You can only see this process on the Crafty Maven, so make sure you subscribe to that channel to see future process videos that I only share there. Or subscribe to my Blog to catch my posts)

 

Have an inspired Week my scrappy friends!!

 

Hannah

Continue Reading

SpiegelMom Scraps What About Wednesday: Using the Negative part of a Cut File

13932877_10210738580967273_2143640393516853298_n

Aloha My Scrappy Friends!!

It’s Wednesday and I am up over on the Spiegelmom Scraps Blog. I am super excited about this new layout. It is super fun and I am using the negative part of a free cut file from the SpiegelMom Scraps Blog.

Here is a peek at what I made…

Dreams of Hawaii footer

Don’t forget that if you use my code Hannah15, you can get 15% percent off your order from the SpiegelMom Scraps Store.  Also Share with us what you are making with the SpiegelMom Scraps products too.

Look below and you can also watch my Youtube Process video of this layout.

Hannah

Continue Reading

Hannah’s Scrap Bin Series: Our Story

Aloha My Scrappy Friends!!

It’s February and I am finally starting to get my stuff in order. Finally. After being sick for a week, my husband working long hours all month, and just getting back into the groove after the holidays. I can say I am starting to get into what seems like a routine that is going to work for me, for now.

One of my big goals this year is to use up as many of my scraps as possible. I have been on a really big spending freeze the past 5 or so months. I want to use this freeze wisely and actually use up the stash I have let pile up. Like all those bits and pieces left over from old layouts I have made.

Last year I started a series where I used my scraps to make layouts. I used different types of inspiration to give me a jumping off point. I am trying out that series again.

In this layout I just made I looked through my scraps for pieces that had a love feel to them. I knew I wanted to scrap some old wedding photos. It was my 10 year wedding anniversary at the end of December and what a fun way to go down memory lane a bit than make some layouts.

(I actually ended up making two layouts with all the scraps I set aside. I will share photos from layout in another blog post.)

Here are some close up pictures of my finished layout.

IMG_2362

I love this layered look for the title. I took bits and pieces and layered them together. Them added some thickers to finish out the title.

IMG_2363

I kept this really simple. Focusing on getting scraps used up, and layering them nicely. I even fussy cut those hearts out of a scrap of Bella Blvd patterned paper.

IMG_2364

I added more hearts up at the top, to continue the theme of love throughout the whole layout.

IMG_2373

Finishing up with some gold and pink Heidi Shine just ties the whole layout together. I love the way it looks, scattered on the embellishments and the photos.

IMG_2370

Here is the finished layout. I finished the journaling later, and added it to the back. I really wanted the photos to be the focal point. We e is the process video  so young but so in love. And maybe a tad hungry too. It was fun to go back and take a look at all my old wedding photos after ten years.

Here is the process video for this layout. You can watch below and hear a bit of my thought process while I was putting this layout together.

I hope you are inspired! Inspired to go searching through your scraps and make something fun, beautiful and meaningful.

Have a great week!!

Hannah R

Continue Reading

SpiegelMom Scraps February Team Up with Accent Scrapbooking and Blog Hop

13627180_10210633311695607_2386111361166711106_n

Aloha!! I hope you are looking for a treat today!! The SpiegelMom Scraps Design Team is Teaming up with Accent Scrapbooking.  I hope you click on the link and check out all the cool things they have in their store like awesome flair badges.

I am super excited to show you today what I made with the products from Accent Scrapbooking. I hope after you look at my work you continue on with the hop (and comment along the way too) and see how all the Sparklers have used the products from Accent Scrapbooking and SpiegelMom Scraps. I will have the line up at the end of my post so you can continue the hop if you happen to get lost. Like I mentioned be sure to comment on all the blog posts for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate  prize. Also be sure to check out the SpiegelMom Scraps Blog to see the free cut file for February.

Let’s Take a look at what at the layout I made. 16386988_10154959204587392_9157558926389526117_n

Many of us on the team decided to use this sketch designed by Laura Whitaker for the Blog Hop month. This sketch was a really fun design.

 

IMG_2443

I paired this die cut cookie with other embellishments to form a cluster. I added one of the Accent Scrapbooking Flair badges in the cluster. I went with the dot one, because it reminded me of the chocolate chips in the picture. I also added some baker’s twine and a feltie heart to the cluster.

IMG_2444

I moved the title from the left side to under the photo. I thought it looked less connected to the photo by being there. I also used multiple fonts for the title too. I wanted it to reflect a youth like feeling.

IMG_2445

I used a gold doily on the left side of the photo under the embellishment cluster there. I added a tag with twine, a ticket stab, another flair badge that has more dots on it. I also mixed sticker hearts and a feltie heart. I really like how it highlights the layers I used under the photo.

IMG_2446

I started off by using a paintbrush to drop Shimmerz on the white cardstock for my background. I used Vibez Razzle-dazzle and Spritz Bamboo Leaf . This green and purple color combo inspired me and I knew I wanted to sequin mixes Razzleberry and All Natural.

IMG_2447

I layered lots of ephemera and chipboard together at the top of the photo. using twine in the tag, it helps tie all the clusters together. I also added hearts in each cluster. I love all the little details that I added that really gives that cluster some life.

IMG_2449

With sequins from Razzleberry and All natural that also helps tie everything together. I love the colorful dots from the patterned paper I added to the top of the layout too. I really tried to use dots throughout the layout. IMG_2454

I added the date under my photo. I used tile alphas across the bottom of the photo to mimic that feel you get with the banner from the sketch. I also used vellum on the bottom. I really wanted most of the ink Shimmerz splatters to show up. I thought the ink splatters coming through the vellum would look really cool.

I definitely love this photo of my daughter enjoying her birthday gift this year. She has wanted an Easy Bake Oven for a while, but we wanted to wait until the other kids were old enough that they knew the rules about baking. Leilani had so much fun playing with it all on her own. She told me after that she wants to be a baker. Of course I figure she will change her mind about her career multiple times before she gets older. It is however good seeing her learn and grow.

XOXO Easy Bake Oven

Here is the final layout. Other than wishing I had added ones for the journaling I am really pleased how this layout turned out. I loved the sketch, which really helped taking the struggle of coming up with a design all on my own. Also I really enjoyed using the Flair badges from Accent Scrapbooking. They were so fun.

Here Is the Hop Line Up

SMS Blog www.spiegelmomscraps.com
Jody’s Blog: https://spiegelmomscraps.wordpress.com/
Lisa Kingston http://pinkglitterscrapper.blogspot.com/
Christy Harriman http://www.christysbeautifullife.wordpress.com
Sarah McClellan http://theadventuresofscrappysarah.blogspot.com
>>>>Hannah Lemieux http://www.scrapbookpagesandcupcakes.com/blog/<<< You Are Here
>>>>>Khristina Sorge http://redefinedkreative.blogspot.com<<<<< GO HERE NEXT
Katty Miranda- https://www.kattymiranda.com
Evi Cortes http://www.lifewithevi.com/blog
Sara Scraps https://sarascrapsblog.wordpress.com/blog/
Rachel Stewart – https://wordsandpaperscraps.wordpress.com/
Laura Rumble – http://beadsbuttonsandbirds.blogspot.com
Felicia Young – http://rosescrapco.blogspot.com
Beth Soler – http://scrappingwonders.com
Crafty Meggy – http://www.craftymeggy.com/blog/

Thanks for taking the time to check out my blog post today. I had a lot of fun making my layout to share with you today. Don’t forget to head over to Khristina’s Blog and she what wonderful and inspiring layout she created with the Accent Scrapbooking  and SpiegelMom Scraps products.

Have an inspiring week!!

Hannah

Continue Reading

SpiegelMom Scraps: What About Wednesday-Monochromatic Layout with Layers

Aloha My Scrappy Friends!! I don’t know abut you but I can’t believe it’s almost February already!! It feels like I am just barely starting to get a handle on all the things I want to accomplish this year and start a plan. Some times I just want to slow down time.

I am excited about what is to come of this year though. I guess I should just embrace that, right. This year is going to be really fun!!

Today I am sharing a monochromatic layered layout I made over at the SpiegelMom Scraps blog.

I am loving the monochromatic look right now. Pops of colors, back and white. It just is really fun.

I also have made a process video for my layout. (This is actually something I want to do more of, sharing my layouts on Youtube again.)

You can watch the process video over on the SpiegelMom Scraps blog post I wrote. You can also hop over to my Youtube Channel (subscribe so you don’t miss out on future layouts too) and see my process.

Also here is the link to the SpiegelMom Scraps Store to see all the awesome things in the store like sequin mixes that match the latest collections and Shimmerz mixed media products. If you use my code Hannah15 you can get 15% off your next future order too!!

Here is a quick look at my layout. Hope you are inspired today!!

SMS Hello

Hannah

 

 

Continue Reading

Don’t Ever Grow Up Using Ali Edwards Story Kits

Aloha My Scrappy Friends!!

I had been getting Ali Edwards Story Kits this past year. I really enjoyed them. I love having new prompts to tell stories I may have forgotten to tell if I was just free styling my scrapbooking.

Here is a proces video and layout I made for my Son’s 5th Birthday.

It is super simple but it really was fun working on an all boy layout, using Crate Paper’s Cool boy collection.

 

Hope you enjoy!!

 

Here is a look at the finished layout as well!!

IMG_2099

Continue Reading

SpiegelMom Scraps Revitalizing Old Supplies

Aloha my scrappy friends!!

Do you ever buy something and then it ends up sitting in your scrap room, staring at you mocking you, because you never use it?!

About two years ago I bought a big pack of Becky Higgins page protecters. Thinking I would use them, they still sit on my shelf. Mostly because I didn’t think about the fact that I might not use all of them because of the orientation.

Well If you head over to the SpiegelMom Scraps Blog then you can see what I decided to do with my extra protecters.

Here is a look at my Project Life.

To see close ups of the spreads go to the SpiegelMom Scraps blog.

Hope you are inspired this week to pull out some old supplies you have been stashing away and use them!!

If you head over to the SpiegelMom Scraps Store and use my code HANNAH15 you can get 15% off your order.

Hannah

Continue Reading
1 2 3 14