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Freckled Fawn Birthday Bash – Sketch Challenge

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Freckled Fawn has a new blog and is celebrating their birthday month with a weekly sketch challenge with prizes! I’m kicking off the first challenge–check it out here and share your take on the sketch to enter to win a $25 gift card from Freckled Fawn.… Read the rest

Birthday Party with Freckled Fawn’s February 2017 Planner Kit

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This year I’m adding in extra event spreads between my weekly spreads in my pocket scrapbook. Today I’m sharing a spread about a family birthday party for Eliza and Jonas.

Freckled Fawn February 2017 Planner Kit

I love using Freckled Fawn’s planner kits on pocket spreads–they have just enough embellishments in them to jazz up a … Read the rest

Hello Hermes! | Layout with Freckled Fawn’s February 2017 Embellishment Kit

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I was so excited when I saw the feather and love motif in this month’s February 2017 Freckled Fawn embellishment kit kit! I knew immediately that I wanted to start documenting our new bird, Hermes.

Of course, the feathers are great even if you don’t have an avian friend, feathers … Read the rest

Day in the Life with Freckled Fawn’s January 2017 Planner Kit

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One of my favorite documentation tools is Ali Edwards’s Day in the Life™ project. This project is simply a challenge to record a single day in detail to capture your routine, the rhythm of your days, and things you may overlook when you are memory keeping.

Since 2013, I’ve … Read the rest

Ring in the New Year | Nerd Nest Challenge

Ring in the New Year with Freckled Fawn's 2017 Embellishment Kit | The Nerd Nest 2

This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Ring in the New Year.

Create a project showcasing how you celebrated the new year. Different cultures celebrate the New Year on different dates, so don’t feel limited to January 1st! You may have some documenting from Yom Kippur or Lunar New Year … Read the rest

Capture a Feeling | Nerd Nest Challenge

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This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Capture a Feeling.

With your photos, words, and / or art on your page, try to evoke a specific emotion. You may have an emotional story you want to share, you may want to capture the magic of the holiday season, or you … Read the rest

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Hello Autumn Kit

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Today I’m sharing projects with Freckled Fawn’s Hello Autumn Embellishment Kit. I also used the Journal Cards that coordinate with the kit.

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I knew that the adorable autumn icons in the kit would be perfect for documenting Thanksgiving, so I tackled a spread about my four 2015 Thanksgiving family … Read the rest

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Home Kit

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Today I’m sharing my projects with Freckled Fawn’s Home Embellishment Kit (above) Planner Kit (below).

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These kits got me excited to get right into documenting Autumn! I love the home theme–the houses are so very cute–and I decided to interpret it a little differently with home games!

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I started by … Read the rest

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Black / White Kit

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Today I’m sharing my projects with Freckled Fawn’s Black / White Embellishment Kit (above) Planner Kit (below).

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The black and white color scheme of these kits is amazing! It’s no surprise that the kit reminded me of the black and white branding and fashion of the amazing Janelle Monáe. I … Read the rest

How to adhere different embellishment types | Tombow + Freckled Fawn

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Recently Tombow and Freckled Fawn teamed up to show how adhesives and embellishments work together.

Lots of Freckled Fawn products come with adhesive backings, but I know it can be troublesome to figure out how to attach those that don’t to your projects. That’s where awesome adhesives (and pen!) from … Read the rest