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9 Favorite Maker Faire Memories | Freckled Fawn June 2017 Kit

9 Favorite Maker Faire Memories | Freckled Fawn June 2017 Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

I immediately fell in love with the acetate number die cuts in the June 2017 Freckled Fawn Kit. I thought they’d look great on a pocket page, so I decided to make a page documenting my favorite 9 things about last year’s Kansas City Maker Faire! I wanted to … Read the rest

Go Ombré | Nerd Nest Challenge

March 2016 Freckled Fawn Challenge | Go Ombre 1 copy

This month, I challenge you to go ombré!

Ombré is the gradual blending of one hue to another, often moving from light to dark.

I’m going to tell you how I add the ombré effect to my wood chips, but you can add ombré to your project in other ways … Read the rest

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Sweet Treats Kits

Freckled Fawn Sweet Treats Embellishment Kit

Today I’m sharing my projects with Freckled Fawn’s July Sweet Treats Embellishment Kit (above) and Planner Kit (below)!

Freckled Fawn Sweet Treats Planner Kit

Here’s how I went about using the kit:

April 3-9 Pocket Page with the Freckled Fawn Sweet Treats Kit by Megan Anderson 1

The smaller planner kit is perfect for light embellishing on pocket pages. I was stuck on a pocket page from April, which has colorful … Read the rest

rukristin Awesome Ladies Scrapbook Sleepover Challenge Projects

rukristin Awesome Ladies Scrapbook Line

My soul lady Kristin of rukristin just released her first product line in collaboration with Kara Haupt. To celebrate the launch, Kristin hosted a Scrapbook Sleepover complete with challenges (and a movie–Kristin and I did a lot of tweeting about The Princess Bride). Excited to dig into these … Read the rest

Pocket Your Year NSD Sale + Sneak Peek

PocketYourYear NSD Sale

Happy (inter)National Scrapbooking Day!

You might be celebrating this crafty holiday my favorite way–doing tons of scrapbooking! I’m filling in pockets today and I thought many of you might be using this weekend the same way: to get caught up with your pocket scrapbooking.

To celebrate NSD, Pocket Your YearRead the rest

Freckled Fawn April 2016 Kit

Freckled Fawn April 2016 Kits

A new month means a new Freckled Fawn kit reveal! I’m thrilled to share this month’s kit with you, because it just might be my favorite Freckled Fawn kit ever.

This month I’m working with both the embellishment kit and the planner kit and today I’m sharing a project made … Read the rest

January 18-24 | Pocket Scrapbooking 2016

January 18-24 Pocket Scrapbooking | The Nerd Nest 1

I’m here to share another weekly pocket spread with you! I’m loving this project and I’m taking my time to create spreads this year–usually printing my photos in batches for a few spreads at a time and then working on finishing up spreads over several quick sessions.

One of the … Read the rest

January 24-31 | Pocket Scrapbooking 2016

January 24-31 Pocket Scrapbooking 2016 | The Nerd Nest

In addition to some of the fun kits I’m subscribing to from Ali Edwards and Kelly Purkey this year, I’m trying to use more of my Project Life kits. I probably have enough of them for a lifetime! I actually have a harder time using these simpler kits, but adding … Read the rest

Pocket Scrapbooking 2016 | January 10-16

January 10-16 Pocket Scrapbooking | The Nerd Nest

I’m loving documenting the everyday with pocket scrapbooking this year. I’ve been separating bigger events out into their own pages (like Jonas’s birthday party for this particular week), so these weekly spreads are reserved for the everyday.

January 10-16 Pocket Scrapbooking | The Nerd Nest

For this week, my photos were dark and mostly inside, so I made … Read the rest

Pocket Scrapbooking 2016 | January 3-9

Pocket Scrapbooking January 3-9 2016 | The Nerd Nest

I’m keeping with my 2015 format for pocket scrapbooking in 2016–weekly spreads with breaks in-between months for extra thematic pocket and traditional spreads.

This format works really well for me with the amount of documenting I do!

Pocket Scrapbooking January 3-9 2016 | The Nerd Nest

Last week included Eliza’s birthday, so I included an extra insert to make … Read the rest