Sunday, 4 July 2010

Lasting Memories Challenge 1 and Blog Hop xxx

Happy 4th of July!!

Good morning everyone and Welcome to the 1st Challenge from Lasting Memories! I'm so excited cant wait to see all the layouts you come up with! To start the 1st challenge off we're having a wee blog hop, so if you've just come from Mandy's blog, your on the right road. If not just pop over to Karen's blog to start at the beginning!

Now for a wee extra bonus, there is some hidden candy on some of the blogs!!! So don't forget to comment to be in with a chance to win!!

On to this weeks challenge, our theme is red, white and blue in keeping with 4th of July!! This is a wee sketch I made up for myself to use!! Cant wait to see what you come up with!! So exciting hee!!

My wee Layout


Ingredients:
Red 12x12 card - Hobbycraft
White and other red card - Papermill
Blue Stripey - Qvc bundle
Pin - My Blog hop win (thanx Elaine)
everything else from stash


Hope you like my wee scrappage and it inspires you to give it ago your self!! Now remember leave a comment for a chance to win some hidden candy off one of the blogs hee! Now pop over to Nancy's blog and check out her fab creations!!

20 comments:

SusieLou said...

Gorgeous layout, Huni. The layout and theme are absolutely perfect for this photo. Became a follower of your new DT position's site - hopefully it'll help me fulfil my own aim to do more scrapbooking! Good luck, flower - not that you need as you're fab!! Take care, Susie xx

Sherry (aka sherryann) said...

Great layout love all the stars.
Can't wait to play along and maybe even use your sketch.

Karen Wilson said...

Hey Melly! LOVE this and how fitting for today's challenge!!! Hmmm, you've given me another idea for our challenge blog!! I didn't know you did sketches!!

Kat said...

Hi Melly, love your layout and use of stars and stripes as well as red, white and blue.

Kat xx

Kimberly S said...

Wow, what a beautiful layout this is!! All of those stars you've added are simply gorgeous! :)

Pris said...

The stars are fabulous! Great job Melly!

Mandy Hornbuckle said...

Beautiful layout, Melly! I love the stars and the photo!

suezie said...

Melly this is a great layout! Even with the sprinkling of stars it somehow still remains very clean and uncluttered - just perfect!

Nancy said...

Hey Mellie great layout. I love the sketch design that you have come up with. The whole layout just blends together nicely. Great job..

Lynne in NI said...

Fab page Melly! Love your LO and doodling and that photo is amazing - I've always wanted to visit it too!

Kelli said...

Very Beautiful, I love the stars and the pin! Very Nice job!

Twyla Norris said...

This page screams FREEDOM! Very nice job!

Kristie said...

Awesome layout, I love the picture and how you embellished the page.

Mandy said...

Oh Melly this is absolutely gorgeous hun, fab layout and choice of piccy, embellies and papers, love it
hugs Mandy xx

TA Carbone said...

fantastic card and sketch.. Also thank you for coming and writing on my blog regarding what I wrote on yours about what we are grateful for. If you want to write direct to me please feel free to do so inthewind3900@gmail.com

Thanks for the smiles
Toniann
aka TA

melsanford said...

Love the layout - it's fab! And all those stars...! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

ileana said...

Adorable! Love the way you used the DP to frame the picture. Hugs,

Sharpshooting by Sherri said...

this is totally gorgeous and patriotic

The Paper Princess said...

What a great layout this is Melly!

Ramona
http://create-with-joy.blogspot.com

Jessica L said...

What a wonderful page! So beautiful! Love the sketch. Maybe I should try doing that sometime. I always start with one idea in my head and then end up with something completely different in the end!