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Craft Hoarders Anonymous . . .

Gloria Stengel runs an amazing challenge blog called Craft Hoarders Anonymous. You can find her detailed work as well as the designs from her talented team. I had a bit of time to play over the weekend and thought I'd enter Challenge #19. 

This project was inspired by something I purchased at the last For Keeps Sake garage sale from Cim A. I adored this little book she had and bought it as a sample. Then did my own version with a couple of changes, using my stash. I'll use it as a *thank you* for a friend.

The base is a 7 Gypsies small portfolio.

CH 1

 

Open it to reveal a mini-book along with a couple of photo mats.

 

CH 2

CH 3

The left side of the portfolio has a mini-book sewn into it

with the front page acting as a pocket.

CH 4

 

CH 4A

 

CH 5

 

CH 6

The small ribbon tied papers combine to make up a flip book.

CH 7

Thanks for looking and thank you Cim for the inspiration.

Comments

Glenda

How very creative and very labor intensive! I love this! Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

Christy Butters

Absolutely love this. The touches of lace, the papers you used, the overall design. What a fantastic creation.
Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anon :)

kathy/NorthCarolina

This is such a wonderful project! The cover is pretty all on its own, but when you open it up and find all those lovely layers and pages, it's just such a fun surprise. Lovely use of papers, trims, layers and ephemera! Thanks for sharing them with us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

wendi R

this is sooo elegant and gorgeous!!!! Thanks for playing along with Craft Hoarders Anonymous.

Gloria Stengel

Nancy, this is an amazing mini album! I would love to try to make one! Thanks for sharing your work with us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

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