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5.31.2013

Has it really been a whole month since I've posted??  So much has been going on - lots of layouts to share over the next few posts & some exciting personal news to share!!  We (meaning my husband & his good friend, along with his wife) are opening a brewery!! My husband has left his job of the past 13 years and is venturing out, along with the rest of us to open a craft beer brewery.  Of course at this point, with my kiddos in tow, my role is limited but in the future, as Nicholas enters preschool I am excited to help out in any way I can :)  We have just brought on a head brewer with lots of experience & we are excited to see what recipes we can come up with together.  If you'd like, feel free to like our facebook page HERE & follow our journey!! SO many new adventures on the horizon in the coming months :)  I'll keep you all posted, but in the meantime I have two new layouts to share :)  The first is a layout using the Fancy Pants Designs Down By The Shore collection.  I love the bright, bold color scheme in this line.  Perfect for summer!!!

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I grabbed this circle background file from the Silhouette store HERE.  I have the older Silhouette, so I can't cut a full 12 x 12 page.  Instead I cut two smaller sections of circles, and overlapped them underneath the photo - you can barely tell :)  Within the circles I added smaller punched circles, stickers, and punched wave borders.

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For my title, I used a combination of Fancy Pants Designs stickers and a Silhouette file (you can find it HERE).

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My second layout features the Fancy Pants Designs Trendsetter collection.  I love this photo of Ryan & Nicholas.  There two love each other so much :)

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Lots of clustering of stickers, buttons, and tags . . .

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Even more clustering of Fancy Pants Designs goodies . . .

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Thanks so much for stopping by!!! Hoping to be back soon - lots more layouts to share :)

8 comments:

  1. Congrats on the new adventure! Your pages are beautiful. :)

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  2. Congratulations on the new adventure. May you and your partners meet lots of successes along the way.
    Great layouts, Julie.

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  3. Good luck with the business! Sounds awesome. will it be in Crownsville?

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    1. I think (if all goes as planned) it will actually be in Howard County, near Savage Mills :) You guys will have to come check it out once it's up & running!!

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  4. How exciting! Congrats on your new adventure! Love both of your layouts.

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  5. Wow! Good luck - sounds amazing! Wish I was closer to come try it out but it's a bit of a trek from the uk! Xxx

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  6. WOW! How exciting!!! There is nothing better than a good craft brew!!! Best of luck in your new adventure!
    Love both of these layouts!!!

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