Sunday, June 17, 2012

Project Life Week 24

We definitely had our ups and downs this week.  Andy is still not feeling much better, and he saw a total of three specialists this week, with still no definitive answers. On the upside, the boys and I went to see Madagascar 3 and also to a nearby waterpark, (a trip we'd planned before Andy got sick), and Bowen got to be in a promotional video (he calls it a commercial) with his Kindergarten class.

This week, I grabbed hold of the hexagon trend (I realllllllly would love a hexagon punch), and I used a newly released paperpack from The Lily Pad's Amber Clegg called the  Simple Things. I love the detailed patterns as well as the colors of the solids.  You'll notice that even my trusty "instagram collage" received a hexagonal (is that a word?) makeover this week.  I'm loving 'em!

You can find that paper pack here:

Left Side: 

Right Side: 

You may remember the silhouette of Bowen that I used in his room. I also wanted one in the album, so I printed it to include in the next layout where it "matched." 

The instagram 3x4 of the building where I work and the inside hallway were an awesome freebie from Design Editor. I love it, and will definitely be using it on a regular basis.  


Wilder said "Bowen, you are my best frayend (friend)!" when they were playing this week, so I had to incorporate that. 

I finally got to use confetti in my project life.  The glassine envelope contains some confetti I got at Hobby Lobby on clearance, and includes our ticket stubs from seeing Madagascar 3 on Saturday.
One of my favorite this week, was my weekly card. I used Amber's papers, and the lace/tape is from Michael's. The numbers and the hangers both came from Hobby Lobby.  I think Tim Holtz is a stinking cute are those clothes hanger clips?

I also had an insert this week to incorporate our Fun Day Thursday:

For this layout, I used the Chatterbox journal cards from Valorie Wibbens at the Lily Pad.  Have I mentioned that I love her stuff?  I adore everything she comes out with.

Cards here:



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  1. You are too funny. I love that point mallard card. And, the hexagon theme looks great! Have to try that for a instagram collage. :)

    1. Thanks! I'm loving the hexagons for sure. I fully expect them to reappear for Week 25 as well. :)

  2. Very cute layouts. I love the inclusion of the different style page protectors. Thanks so much for sharing!

    1. Thanks! I have several different styles and try to switch them up. :)

  3. Love the shapes and tape. Fun pages!

  4. Oh! I love how you used the Instagram card horizontally! Those hexagons are pretty darn cool too. Thanks for the mention!

  5. OOOOOOOHH to the hexagon love this week! That date card is adorable.

  6. Fabulous use of hexagons and color! Loves!

  7. Beautiful pages, and I LOVE the use of the hexagons. I too, want a hexagon punch (or die) desperately!