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Saturday Scraplift: Angles and Blends

I love it when I spy something a little different on a page in the gallery. That’s exactly what happened when I saw Kathleen’s (kmchambers64) cool back-to-school page. I loved the angles she had going on at the top of … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Rock the Design

I love it when a great design draws my eye to a page in the gallery, and that’s exactly what happened when I saw Liz Jutila’s page about her granddaughter’s new school backpack. The text overlay and patterned paper give … Continue reading

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CT Spotlight Scraplift: Sharon Burrows

When a fifth Saturday rolls around, we like to showcase one of our own talented Creative Team members. This month the spotlight is on Sharon Burrows, and two of my fellow team members and I were delighted to browse Sharon’s … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Centered, Grounded, and Balanced

Symmetry appeals to me. Maybe it’s the evenness; maybe it’s the order; maybe it’s just OCD. Whatever the reason, I was immediately drawn to Guest Creative Team Member Mirjam’s (Mielz) lovely design in which she centered her great photo, grounded … Continue reading

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Creative Team Spotlight Scraplift: Pam Patterson

Our custom here at Designer Digitals is to use fifth Saturdays to spotlight one of our own Creative Team members, and this time it seemed fitting to honor our friend Pam Patterson whose recent passing saddened all of us. Pam … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Amping Up the Energy

How’s your new year going? There’s something about turning the calendar to a new year that increases our energy level and puts a crackle in the air. When I saw the page Deborrah (DivaMom96) did for the Liz’s New Year’s … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Layered Vertical Design

For the recent color challenge, Kim chose a stunning combination of green, silver, and white; and I loved seeing the beautiful pages it inspired. I was taken by Brenda’s (bbe) lovely layered, vertical design that showcased a cute shot of … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Letting the Brushwork Shine

I am in awe of the scrappers in our community who make brushwork an integral part of their fabulous designs. That’s probably why I immediately fell in love with the page Deborrah (DivaMom96) did for Bailey’s last template mash-up challenge. … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Turning Photos into Stories

Storytelling – that’s what it’s all about, right? We’ve all looked at photos from the past and wondered what the story behind them was. As scrapbookers, we leave a tremendous legacy to our families to come by telling the stories … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Angles, Edges, and White Space

Debi (beehive50) is the undisputed queen of white space, and I so admire her ability to use it brilliantly. I think that’s another gene I didn’t get! I immediately fell in love with this page when she posted it because it … Continue reading

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