Monday, August 26, 2013

Envelope NoteBook - Celebrate Joyfully Tiddly Inks

Hello bloggers!

I just wanted to share really quickly an envelope notebook which I made yesterday, inspired by an easy-peasy tutorial from the Gentleman Crafter. To make the notebook I used one of my latest purchases - a wonderful envelope 'W R Memory Keepers' punch board.

My version of the envelope mini isn't as grunge as the original, but I like it that way :)

For the cover I colored a digital Tiddly Inks stamp - "Celebrate Joyfully - Emma".





Here are the colors I used:
Skin: E0000, E00, E21, E11, E13, R20
Hair: E49, E47, E44, E43
Outfit: BV29, BV25, BV23, BV20
Flowers: V09, V06, V04
Grass: YG97, YG94,  YG25,  YG03


Inside the book there are 9 plain white envelopes of different sizes. I decided not to cover them with any patterned paper, but only to add violet strips in order to "connect" them to the notebook cover.



Side view:


On the string closure I added some beads of the matching colors. It was totally fun to create!

Thank you so much for stopping by today!

Challenges entered:
1. Flower Power @ Papertake Weekly
2. Anything Goes @ Digistamps4Joy
3. All Things Bright & Beautiful @ Polka Doodles
4. Anything Goes @QKR Stampede
5. Squared @ Stamp with Fun
6. Create Your Own Challenge @ 613 Avenue Create (used image, patterened paper and solid color paper from Column#1)
7. Anything Goes @ Tammy's Scrappin Corner
8. Anything Goes @ Sister Acts Card Challenge
9. Bright Colors @ Card Crafter's Circle
10. Anything Goes @ Created With Love Challenge

23 comments:

  1. FANTASTIC. Very very pretty; I adore how you can color your images!. Elena F.

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  2. What a great project. Love the colors. The image is cute. Thanks for entering our Anything Goes challenge at Created With Love Challenges.
    ~~Chris

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  3. wow I love your project what a fantastic idea. Thanks so much for joining us in the fun at Created With Love Challenges.
    Linda K. DT

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  4. Great and beautiful project.
    Thanks for join us at Digistamp4Joy.

    Greetings karin DT member

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  5. This is gorgeous Alexandra. The image is so so sweet and beautifully coloured. I love design. Sorry I have been missing from commenting on your stunning creations - wedding over now and back to normal.
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  6. Oh this is fab and such a great idea. Thanks for joining in with us at Polkadoodles. Take care Zo xx

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  7. Hi Alexandra,
    Love this cute note book so well constructed and your Emma is beautifully colored as usual. Thanks for the link, will hop over to see the tutorial!
    Have a wonderful day.
    Hugs, Katie

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  8. So cute and beautifully composed and executed! Thanks so much for sharing with us at 613 Avenue Create!
    Hugz,
    Chana, Owner

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  9. What a great project, Alexandra. It looks like you had fun putting it together. Thanks for linking your idea up with us this week at the Sister Act Challenge Blog.
    Cathy xx

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  10. Alexandra this is so cool! What a great idea and so beautifully put together! You know I'm a fan of your work :) Thanks for playing in our neighborhood again at 613 Avenue Create!
    Kathi
    Co-Owner/DT Coordinator

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    1. Thank you, Kathi! It makes me really happy to read all the lovely comments here on the blog!
      Have a wonderful day and thanks for this great challenge blog - 613 Avenue Create :)

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  11. Such a lovely creation, thanks for playing at PTW! xxx

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  12. This is so cute! I love this idea of using the envelopes, I may have to try one of these :) You are so amazingly talented!

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  13. Blip brilliant! Thanks for joining us atolls Doodles.

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  14. Such a pretty project, Alexandra - lovely image and colouring. Thanx for sharing with us at Polkadoodles.
    Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

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  15. Great project! love the colors! Thanks for joining us this week at Created With Love Challenges for our Anything Goes Challenge!
    DawnD

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  16. This is a wonderful creation with great details and its perfect for our ‘Anything Goes’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Tammy’s Scrapin Corner Senior DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  17. Wonderful Project! What a Great idea! Thank you for sharing with QKR Stampede this week.

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  18. How fun! And you image is colored beautifully! Thanks for joining us at Card Crafter's Circle this week! Hope to see you again soon.

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  19. This is a wonderful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘Anything Goes’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  20. Wow, this is absolutely gorgeous!! What a fabulous idea!!! I saw those envelope things at the craft show on the weekend,, they were flying out the door!! Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles! HUgsxx

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  21. Very nice creation - Love it! Thanks for the link to the video. Thanks for joining Stamp with Fun.
    big hug
    Andrea-Emmi41

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  22. So pretty!!! Thanks so much for participating in our QKR STAMPEDE challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    ~DEANNE~
    A Little Bit O' Paper

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Thank you for the kind comments!