My Teddy, My Friend

Hi there, how’s your weekend going?  Today I’m sharing a layout for More Than Words’ August Friends & Circles Challenge:

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I’ve used some yummy Scrapmatts chipboards & stencils, & my favourite Tattered Angels mists & Canvas Corp papers.

“My Teddy, My Friend”

My Teddy, My Friend

I totally love everything about this challenge…it had me at circles & friends! My daughter from when she started sleeping in her cot, wouldn’t sleep without her friend teddy.  I say thank goodness for teddy bear, she sleeps well most nights.  Now that she’s nearly 6, she still has it in her bedroom.

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Canvas Corp Materials: Baby Girl Words on Ivory Paper; Baby Girl Quotes on Ivory Paper; Pink & Ivory Toile Paper

Tattered Angels Chalkboard Mists: Splash; Teal High Heel; Chalk

Tattered Angels Glimmer Mists: Navy Blue; Cadillac Pink; Abominable Snowman

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Scrapmatts Chipboards: Ornate Frame (CB6011); Hearts Frame (CB4005); Butterflies (CB1045); Stars String Circles (CB5138); Black Scrap Words (CB1237)

Scrapmatts Stencils: Cobblestones (ST5014); Circles (ST5006)

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I’ve embossed the frame white, & I love how it frames her sweet picture.  They look so peaceful & heavenly when they’re asleep, quiet & behaved like that, eh? 🙂  I’ve inked the butterflies & stars chipboards white to match the white shades of the frame & the layout.

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I didn’t skimp on adding lots of different circles on the page.  I’ve used Finnabair’s Art Stones & Art Melange (some I’ve used upside down), buttons, pearls, bling, circles on the frame, circles on the lace, round doily, circles stencil & pink circle roses.

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For the hearts chipboard, I’ve given it a coat of Tim Holtz’s grit paste.  Once dry, I then misted it with Tattered Angels Cadillac Pink Glimmer Mist.  I’ve also applied this paste on my background, along with some good ol’ texture paste through Scrapmatts’ Cobblestones Stencil.

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Behind the Baby Girl Words on Ivory Paper is a layer of the Pink & Ivory Toile Paper which I’ve lightly colored with the same Cadillac Pink Glimmer Mist.  For the burst of blues around the frame, I’ve layered the delicious Splash, Teal High Heel, & Navy Chalkboard Mists.  I’ve finished it all off by adding some mica flakes & some subtle glitter.

Thanks for popping in.  I enjoyed creating this page & thank you for the superb inspiration from the More Than Words creative team.

For more Canvas Corp Brands goodies, click here.

And for Scrapmatts chipboards & stencils, click here.

Cheers,

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