September Kit 2014

Lizzy Hill – Sept GDT – Part 4

Hiya Crazy Monday Fans!

Today we are sharing Lizzys last creations with our September Scrapbooking kit and some stamps from her stash.

Lizzy has created three cards with the last pieces of her kit:

sept14 CM cards ALL

 

Not really much to say about these as they are pretty self-explanatory, except those Heidi S words are brill for cards…..the enamel dots add a bit of pop and the string is a lovely finishing touch to a card. I actually thought I was a bit clever using some of the pp that said ‘Yay’ & ‘explain’…worked well for a birthday! Similarly, the pp with the cute words on it make a nice card background.

And a few close-up shots:

sept14 CM cards cndles cup

sept14 CM cards love cup

sept14 CM cards shine cup

 

Thank you for being our GDT Lizzy, we have loved seeing your work with our September scrapbooking kit and I hope you all have too!

🙂 Joanne.

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Lizzy Hill – Sept GDT – Part 3

Hiya Crazy Monday Fans!

It’s time for another layout from our GDT Lizzy Hill using our September Scrapbooking kit.

Since I’ve done a baby boy, a girly girl…..I thought I’d do a Man page……..just to show you HOW versatile I found this kit to be.

As soon as I spied ‘The Good Life’ badge [& aren’t THEY the yummiest, largest, most delicious badges out???!!!]….I KNEW it had a home. So, my page got built around a badge! I wonder how yours get built?

sept14 CM Tom spuds badge cup

Anyways, I decided since this was my 3rd page, that I’d use up the bits of patterned paper by cutting them into strips. The card stock from the kit went perfectly with my photos – BONUS! So I randomly cut & placed the strips on my page, popped on my photo & knew I didn’t want to move a thing. But you know how you can NEVER get the papers exactly the same again? Sometimes I’ll take a photo as a guide. But my LOVELY DH [starring here!] actually got me a long arm stapler for my birthday. So I used that to attach the papers. Easy peasy!

sept14 CM Tom spuds stple bg strips pp

Did you see the speech bubble I used for my journaling? Another one cut out of the patterned paper – worked a treat!

sept14 CM Tom spuds cut outs

sept14 CM Tom spuds FINISHED cup jrnl spch bble

 

sept14 CM Tom spuds FINISHED title

sept14 CM Tom spuds WHOLE

I LOVED the little clouds, & adding a fine black border made them ‘pop’ nicely. I like to extend them over the edges of my page, so I’ve cut one & used it on either side. The enamel dots added some interest, and once again, those Heidi Swapp words ended up being just what I wanted for the title. And of course, it all matched without me having to do a thing….that’s the beauty of these LOVELY Crazy Monday kits….happy scrapping – Lizzy ♥♥♥

 

Lizzy Hill – Sept GDT – Part 2

Hiya Crazy Monday Fans!

Today we would like to share our September GDT, Lizzy Hill’s, second layout made with our September kit.

I spied this LOVELY word paper, & thought it would work perfectly for this girl page…so I chopped them up & created a banner, once again using that lovely pliable paper string.

sept14 charlie bday pp for banner sentiments

 

sept14 CM charlie bdy bnnr

The journaling is also comes from the patterned paper. Since it had what looked like a pencil border around it, out came my pencil – added a few circles and arrow, & then I decided to journal in the pencil as well.

sept14 CM charlie bdy jrnl card BFRE

 

sept14 CM charlie bdy  jrnl card

I ADORE those Heidi Swapp words in the kit. For the title I simply stapled one over some more of the string behind it. 

sept14 CM charlie bdy title

This page didn’t need anything else – the paper is quite busy, as is the photo collage. As they say, sometimes less is more!

sept14 CM charlie bdy WHOLE PIXLR

 

Thanks Lizzy! Looking forward to the rest of your creations over the next few days.

🙂 Joanne.

September GDT Reveal

We are excited to welcome Lizzy Hill as our September GDT!

LIZZY HILL

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Hi! My name is Lizzy Hill & I live on the Central Coast in NSW, Australia. I’m blessed not to have to work [atm!], so if I’m not scrapping, I’m looking out for my Grand Boy, dog & husband. I’ve got 2 boys in their 20s, so they’re well & truly independent [yay!].  I’ve been scrapping for around 5 years, & absolutely adore this  craft for its variety. Consequently, I’d say my style was ‘eclectic’. I’ll try any style, depending on the photos, the papers, the mood I’m in – or simply to challenge myself! Nothing like a change every now and then, right?!! Mostly I scrap LOs, but I dabble in cards & Off the Page projects as well.

I am very fortunate to have been published a fair bit in the Australian mag, Scrapbooking Memories, & also write articles for the UK mag ‘Scrap365’. My Design Teams atm include Once Upon a…Sketch, LESSology, Scrap365 & Off the Rails. I’m also an ambassador for BOSTIK products! So I keep busy. I’m hoping I can inspire you this month with the FABULOUS kit that Annelie has put together…& hoping you’ll join me on this scrappy journey!

You can find Lizzy at her blog: http://lizzyhill12.blogspot.com.au/

Here is Lizzy’s first layout:

sept14 CM SSSH! lucas sleeping WHOLE

Inspiration: I saw that lovely little goodnight image on the flip side of the paper…& immediately thought of a photo I’d just taken of my Grandson sleeping….LOOOVE those serendipitous moments! Then I thought it would be nice to highlight the YUMMY paper string in the kit…..& since this is about sleeping, a circle, like a sort of moon shape, behind seemed a cool idea to create.  And I couldn’t go past this AMAZING denim paper….& denim and stitching are a match made in heaven!

sept14 CM SSSH! lucas sleeping journal bag cup

I really wanted to journal my story here, so I created a little journal pocket out of some of the pp….I’ve used a punch to give some interest to the edge….& only bothered stitching on the side of the pocket that will be showing.

sept14 CM SSSH! lucas sleeping stitching with pr string

sept14 CM SSSH! lucas sleeping create jrnl bag outta pp

And for a dark bg page like this, Liquid Paper makes SUPERB splotches for a bit more interest…….the only things NOT in this month’s kit were staples, liquid paper and the punch I used.

sept14 CM SSSH! lucas sleeping white out for splots

Hoping this inspires you to a little sewing, LOL…..if you know me at all you will know I ABHORE hand stitching….so if  I can do it, I’m sure you can too;)

sept14 CM SSSH! lucas sleeping circle template



sept14 CM SSSH! lucas sleeping jrnling cup
sept14 CM SSSH! lucas sleeping cutting into card

sept14 CM SSSH! lucas sleeping badge cut card cup

Thanks Lizzy, looking forward to seeing the rest of your layouts!

🙂 Joanne.

September 2014 Embellishment Kit Reveal

Hiya Crazy Monday Fans!

Due to a delay with some of the brand-new products for our September Scrapbooking kit, today we will only be revealing the Embellishment kit. Rest assured we will get the Scrapbooking kit reveal up as soon as the products are all at Crazy Monday HQ.

Please email Annelie on crazymondaykits@gmail.com if you would like to start a subscription for our main Scrapbooking kit, or to go onto the waitlist for an Embellishment kit.

Keep reading for a very special promotion that we are running this month!

EMBELLISHMENT KIT

Embellishment kit sept 14

Embellishment Kit Contents:

 Websters Alphabet Stickers – Woodgrain

Studio Calico Star Sequins

Freckled Fawn Veneer Words

Theresa Collins Cork and Wood Dots

D-Lish Scraps Canvas Hearts

Pretty Little Studio Kraft Heart Stickers (full sheet)

The Twinery Twine – 2 meters of  ‘flax’ twine.

Special September Promotion!

Sign up for a 6 month subscription to our main scrapbooking kit and receive $10 worth of extra scrapbooking supplies with EVERY kit for those 6 months. Starts with the September kit!

And not forgetting our existing subscribers: if you extend your scrapbooking kit subscription 6 months you will also receive $10 worth of extra scrapbooking supplies with those 6 months worth of kits!

Make sure you email crazymondaykits@gmail.com quickly to secure your spot! There are limited spaces available!

This promotion ends at the end of September, unless all spots are filled prior.

🙂 Joanne.

Last September Sneak!

Hiya Crazy Monday fans!

Today we share the last September sneak of our Scrapbooking kit. If you would like to sign-up for a subscription please email Annelie at crazymondaykits@gmail.com. We currently have spaces available for a Scrapbooking Kit subscription and you can also pop your name on the waitlist for an Embellishment kit if you are interested in that also.

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Only a couple more sleeps until the big reveal! See you then.

🙂 Joanne