The Great Easter Bunny Trap 2015 ~ A Page for

Hello there and welcome to this somewhat overdue post!!

As the title may suggest I have FINALLY gotten around to sharing my full layout that was featured on the website way back in March!!

I can’t remember exactly what my theme was but from memory I think it was a black and white photo and Easter ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

I narrowed my photo selection down to this one of my boys from Easter 2015.ย 

Each year since 2012 hubby and the boys have set a “trap” to catch the Easter Bunny and funnily enough, we haven’t managed to catch him yet! The boys love the challenge and my biggest this year actually set the trap with a little guidance from the husband – photos yet to scrap ๐Ÿ˜‰

Here is my page

I have used a bunch of supplies from the Shimelle collections I had in my stash along with this awesome background sheet I got from Typo. Love the colours and the fun pattern!!

And a couple of close up’s!

Anyways, I hope you enjoyed this layout, it reminds me that I need to get some more done!!ย 

Which brings me around to this little side note – I was about to draft yet another blog post for a DT page and found a couple of drafts sitting in my blog! Today is Christmas Eve here in Australia and I am sharing an Easter page. Haha! Anyways, to all of my lovely followers and likers I would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and all the very best for the year ahead!!

Thanks so much for stopping by and happy scrapping!


Heidi Swapp Inspired Memory File

Hello beautiful followers!!

Today I am sharing with you all a memory file I created for a swap I participated in. We had originally agreed to swap a Lapbook (go hereย to have a squiz) but both decided that it was getting too fat for postage (my partner is in the US) without it even being finished!! My wonderful partner, Sandy, suggested we do a memory file inspired by the beautiful Heidi Swapp. I had never heard of, let alone seen, these products and to say that I am now addicted would be an understatement!! Head on over hereย for a quick run down by Heidi herself and over hereย for where I got the idea’s on how to build one for my swap.

I used the Bo Bunny “Camp A Lot” range of papers, stamps and chipboard and got the base file folders from Typo (here in Australia).

I had a heap of fun making this and currently have my pre-order in for Heidi’s beautiful new ranges over at The Stamp Spot.

That is enough of the chit chat so here are the photos:

Here is the cover. I just used one of the journal type blocks from the paper range, then cut the swirly frame and popped that up on some foam squares just to give a little extra lift. I’ve also added a couple of little embellishments on the front and punched a little hole to get a peek inside ๐Ÿ™‚

A close up of the popped up bit of the title card ๐Ÿ™‚

Here is the front cover opened up.ย 

You can see on the left the photo stack/flip folder thingy I made. I made the file folders using my 3rd baby the cameo and some 6×4 flip pockets that I had here – I even sewed right down the middle of one of the photo pockets to give 2 3×4’s ๐Ÿ™‚
On the right hand side there is another file folder that I have stuck down (and cut with my 3rd baby!) on the back and done a little embellishing using some stickers from the Bo Bunny range and also used the cameo again to cut Heidi’s awesome.

This is the 2nd file folder opened up to reveal yet another file folder which I have stitched into place. I have also folded over the front of the folder to create a little pocket (which was “sealed” shut with my amazing Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher tool) which I popped in a mini book (also cut on the Cameo) that is Very Vanilla cardstock (by Stampin Up!) and a paper from the Bo Bunny range and held together with some yellow and white twine.

And here is the mini album opened up for a better view ๐Ÿ™‚

And the middle file folder opened up.

And the very last “page” with the beautiful “awesome” by Heidi ๐Ÿ™‚

Some embellishing I did using some of the stickers from the range.

And just a close up of this cause it’s just awesome!!

As always, thanks for stopping by, I hope you have enjoyed what I have shared.ย 
Thank you again Sandy for the inspiration to make this, I really enjoyed it!!