Sunday, October 31, 2010

Happy Halloween!

Hello friends!

I want to share with you today this Halloween paper bag album I created with Cosmo Cricket's Matilda Halloween paper line.

This album was so much fun to make! It's the bulkiest book I've ever made.

The ribbon is also by Cosmo Cricket.

I love creating for Halloween because you can do fun and unusual combinations like a clock face on a flower!

I love the little envelope I used on this page. It is by Maya Road and they come in sets with different shapes and sizes.

I added black crepe paper and glitter to this page.

I love this paper! The striped witches legs are too funny!

Every time I started a page, I first distresed the edges and inked them with Vintage Photo Distress Ink.

The cute vintage images used throughout this book are by Crafty Secrets.

I hope you have enjoyed taking a look at my book! I hope you try one too!

Happy Halloween, Lindsey


A Vintage Chic said...

Fabulous, Lindsey! And of course you know I love all the Crafty Secrets images you used! Beautifully done, my friend!

Hope your Halloween is fun & wonderful!


PinkGranny said...

I really like your Halloween treasures. You are so creative and your techniques are great. The papers are pretty special too. You are inspiring me to dig out my papers and stamps!

Home and Heart said...

I LOVE the way you layer things!! AMAZING!

Leslie said...

I love the book!!!!
Happy Halloween girls.

Foxglove Spires said...

This is so wonderful, I love the way you have created and designed this book. So amazing!

Have gorgeous day. xxxx

T's Daily Treasures said...

I love big and bulky scrapbooks and this one is fun and fabulous! Have a great day. :) Tammy

Brynwood Needleworks said...

Hi Lindsey:
I love your wonderful Halloween album! It's really gorgeous!

Happy@Home said...

Your Halloween book is adorable.
Happy Halloween to both of you.

Nieves said...

Lovely creations yours! Have a Happy Halloween too!

Debby said...

What a cute book.

~~Carol~~ said...

I love it Lindsey, especially the vintagey look to it!
Happy Halloween!

Suzann said...

I love your book, how creative!!!
I want to make one of those, I love to scrapbook...I will have to try it!
Hopefully mine will turn it at least 1/2 as lovely as yours :)
Thank you for sharing!

Sophia said...

Your book turned out absolutely adorable! I love it. You are so talented. You do a great job at fitting everything together perfectly. :)

Happy Punkin Day!!

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Heidi Ann said...

Those are SO great, Lindsey! Happy Halloween!

Mona @ la la by mona said...

Seriously, that's the cutest ever! I bet you had a ball making it. Thanks for sharing!

craftyles said...

Your book is adorable. I love all the Halloween and aged touches. Great job-I've got to get going on my little project!

Jacqueline said...

I love crafty secrets. I believe this is the company that their headquarters is located very close to my home...
I'd love to work with their product for some future tags.
Tazmo and Sadie Mae just got married on my about the land of cute!

barncat said...

So much to look at, I love it! Thank you for all the wonderful ideas!

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Sandy Ang said...

Absolutely amazing ! What a great project.
Love to see you at my challenge -

Cora said...

Love it all...too too cute!

Bonnie said...

Your Halloween book is so adorable! I would love to learn how to make something similar so it looks like a photo album perhaps a page for each holiday and maybe bdays, etc. How did you make it? Bonnie :)

Shopgirl said...

this is so sweet and fun, I loved looking at all the little things.
Hugs, Mary

queen-of-nostalgia said...

This book is awesome! Adore it :)

Anonymous said...

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I don't I'll be posting much more here for a while. But then again, I have no idea when I would want to be random again.
How do I promote my website?
This page rocks, keep up the good work.

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