Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Photo Album

Well, as promised I'm back with my post. This is a project I've been working on these past few days for a friend's birthday. I was lucky enough to have received one of these from my beautiful blogging friend Linda so I decided to give one a try. I absolutely loved doing it and I really hope my friend will like it. It is so very easy to do, especially when you have co-ordinating papers, lol!!!
I used Prima flowers, border & retro flower punches, metal embellishments, tulle, ribbon and adhesive pearls to embellish the pages.
I hope the photos show well - they still don't really do the album justice though, it's so much nicer in real life!

That's it for today! I'm out enjoying the gorgeous sunshine later today with friends at their pool. Tomorrow I think will involve some more back-to-school shopping for the boys. Boys and shopping don't really ever mix well together so I know it will be as short a trip as possible! Hopefully that means there'll be some crafting time for me as I hear there is supposed to be rain tomorrow!
I hope you're all enjoying a fabulous day!
Danielle x


LINDA said...

OMGosh Girl!! Its a good thing you posted today!! I was getting worryed, and was going to e-mail you to make sure you were ok..Your album turned out WONDERFUL!! Dont you just love making them..I love how easy they are and yet look so elegant..The papers you used are just Beautiful.. Very lovely job..
Hugs, Linda

Kim Piggott said...

Oh wow Danielle this is stunning!
Your paper is delicious and your detail just wonderful!
Such a gorgeous creation!
Have a great time by that pool and I so feel your pain when shopping with boys! good luck
kim x

dolcreations said...

Danielle..I'm so glad your back! I have missed your daily posts! You came back with a bang...this album is just gorgeous. I love those deep burgundy/red colours and the creams! Wow alot of work went into this...Your friend is going to love it so much!

Tara said...

What a beautiful creation Danielle - the papers are amazing and so much work must have been involved, worth every minute for this end result!
Hugs Tara xx

Mina said...

oh wow Danielle, your friend will fall in love with this so much, its stunning and so beautifully made
Mina xxx

Rachel said...

This is GORGEOUS!! you did a fabulous job on this album. I love those colors, yes coordinating papers really do help out alot.
beautiful job Danielle your friend is going to LOVE this.

Lovely Linda said...

Hello Dnaielle - what a gorgeous gift, your friend is going to love it! I have an award for you over at my Blog:

God bless you!

KanataNewf said...

Danielle, this is just stunning. Boy, if you were to teach this as a class at Heather's......I bet there would be lots of takers!

stampinfrog said...

Danielle this photo album is just Gorgeous. Love the papers!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Wow Danielle!! This photo album is magnificent!! It must have taken you a lot of time!!

Cheryl said...

WOW,this is beautiful,love your gorgeous paper and colours!!! Your friend is going to love it!!
Hugs xx

Clare (Littlebear) said...

Wow, this is fabulous Danielle. I love the beautiful colours.
Clare x

cats whiskers said...

OMG this is stunnin love the papers they go together so well and what a great idea, just perfect hun
Hugs Jacqui x

Lorraine said...

The papers are gorgeous Danielle really compliment the work which is fabulous as always.

Shirl said...

Oh Danielle that is just gorgeous. I bet it will be very much loved. I haven't done one of these in ages. Last one I did I put on a page in one of Nicayla's album. Love the pp's too - they are just too yummy! xo S

Riet said...

Ohhhh wowww Danielle,what beautiful,i love the papers and colours.

Hugs Riet.x

Carole said...

WOWZERS...what a stunning creation...such a lot of work!
Love the colours you've used.
Carole x


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