Friday, November 28, 2014

Documenting December 2014 {Title Page}

Well, it's just a mere few days until December 1st and all I've been able to get done is my title page for my December Daily album. I've been second guessing all of the decisions I'd previously made and just had to tell myself to stop looking and get to making. :)


For my title page I gave hand stitching another go, finally tried out heat embossing on wood veneer, and used my newly purchased Tim Holtz Distress Markers. I have to say, I am a huge fan of all three of these techniques and will be trying to incorporate them more often.

I had originally thought I'd use a 6"x8" page that has the 2"x2" pockets, but this is much more my style. Loads of patterned paper, an assortment of embellishments, grid design, and of course some sparkly gold.


And since it's such a huge sale weekend, I'm happy to announce my entire Etsy shop is on sale now through Monday, including the new items pictured above! Use the code HOLIDAY2014 at checkout to save 20% off of your entire merchandise order. If you're on Instagram, head over and see me to enter to win all of the new flair that's being released for you and a friend!

Have a fantastic weekend!

10 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness, I love your titlepage! So warm and cozy ... which is a stupid explanation for paper ... :D But it immediately reminds me of snowy nights and open fireplaces.

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  2. Your cover page is beautiful.
    I love that you hand stitched on it…I am so impressed, It looks great!!!

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  3. I love love love the December page ..
    I like the natural feel of that -

    its been a few months since I have been to your blog -
    you are as talented as ever!

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  4. Your title page is too cute! I love the 2x2 squares and the stitching.

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  5. Wow Elise I just love that page and you are off to a way better start than I am. I had hoped to work this weekend to get at a minimum my title page done but we have had all kinds of interruptions so I haven't even accomplished this. I just love the tone you've set and can't wait to see more.

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  6. I'd say you are off to a fabulous start, Elise! Love the grid design (you're so good at those) and the stitching is the perfect touch.

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  7. Beautiful cover page! Love the stitched title!

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  8. Ooooh i love the wood background! Beatiful! Can't wait to see more!!!!

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  9. Gorgeous, gorgeous title page!
    Cannot wait to see the rest :)

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  10. Your title page is fabulous! Your hand stitching turned out so cute. Can't wait to see more!

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Thank you so much for taking your time to comment, I truly appreciate all your kind words!