The week ahead is all about Autumn Comfort, at least for many families in the U.S. We celebrate Thanksgiving on Thursday, and it is a time to experience the comfort of family, friends, food and other blessings as well as to express our gratitude for them. Our Color Spots inspiration palette from Design Seeds features comfortable (and beautiful!) Autumn Colors:
This gorgeous tablescape uses the same color scheme to set a Thanksgiving spread.
During this season of welcoming honored guests, it is my special treat to share with you three scrapbook layouts created using this color scheme. These were created by our honored November Guest CT members! We’ve had such fun working with them and getting to know them behind the scenes. I wish I could share a real live Thanksgiving dinner with each of them, but in lieu of that, it’s fun to get a peek into their Thanksgiving history and tradition with their lovely pages.
Debbie’s work regularly leaves me speechless, and this layout is no exception. Her supplies here include: Letter Box Simplicity Paper Pack No. 1, Letter Box Brushes and Stamps No.3, Letter Box Brushes and Stamps No. 5 Value Pack, Letter Box Photo Masks No. 2, Done with Doilies Photo Clusters No. 1, Stitching Holes Borders Brushes and Stamps, Stamped Stitches No. 2 Brushes and Stamps, Vintage Photo Frames No. 30, Napkin Notes, Eat Cake Element Pack, Kitchen Classics Brushes and Stamps No. 1, Scribbled and Scratched Photo Frame Brushes and Stamps No.1, Golden Essentials No.1, Mixed Bag Brushes and Stamps No. 2, Geometric Hints Brushes and Stamps, Fancy Gratitude No. 1 Brushes and Stamps.
I love this photo of the beautiful women in Jana’s family! Her page supplies include: LayerWorks No, 380, ReadyMade Blocks: Gratitude, Just Linens Paper Pack No. 54, Messed Up Photo Blocks Brushes and Stamps No. 11, Curled Journal Spots No. 4, Flourishing Leaves No. 1, Flourishing Leaves No. 2, Faringdon Element Pack, Folia Element Pack, Vintage Edge Overlays No. 1, Harvest Bead Sprinkles, Corby Element Pack, Crowning Affair: Vibrant Kit, Yarn Swirls No. 3: Summer, Fall Flair No. 1, Corby Solids Paper Pack, Fancy Gratitude No. 1 Brushes and Stamps, Hint at it Urban, With Gratitude Brushes and Stamps.
As usual, Shirley’s page tells a GREAT story to go along with its visual appeal! She used these products: Hint at it No. 5 Brushes, How’d They do That? Number 13: Bending Shadows, Just Linens Paper Pack No. 48, Layered Bookshelf Overlays No. 1, Bead Scatterings No. 4, Scratchy Masks Brushes and Stamps No.2, Tag Frames No. 1, Watery Washes Brushes and Stamps, LayerWorks No. 249.
Whether you celebrate Thanksgiving this week in your part of the world or not (and whether or not it’s autumn in your part of the world!), I hope you’ll join us in this Autumn Comfort Color Spot Challenge! Create a scrapbook layout using all DD supplies and based on inspiration from the colors and/or photos in this post. Then upload your page to the Color Challenge Gallery to share the inspiration! Also don’t forget that your participation in this challenge will count toward the Challenge Rewards Program here at DD. Sign in on the November Challenges Participation Thread to increase your discount coupon for next month!