Sunday, January 3, 2010

Caboodle Easter Layout

As promised, here is another Caboodle project. This is an Easter layout that uses photos of my kiddos from last year. I thought the colors went well with their outfits, although it doesn’t look like it in these photos. (I got a new camera for Christmas and am still trying to figure out how to use it. LOL!)

I used a few products from the new 2010 Spring Catalog including the Caboodle paper packet. I also used some of the new Spring Just Blooms Flowers. I love the new shapes. The pack even comes with cute little paper butterflies! The title is cut with a Cricut that I borrowed from my sweet friend Vanessa. (I am in love with it and now NEED to get one!) I used the Plantin Schoolbook cartridge for the title. The white border edges are cut with my scallop scissors.
I used some white chipboard from the Borders Dimensional Elements. For the word “blessings” I used the new Irresistibles Lots of Dots which is a super fun new product. They are white stickers with invisible dots that show up when you ink them with chalk, ink, etc.
Here is a close up of the journaling. I used a font called Fontdinerdotcom and added some faux stitching around the edge with my Chocolate marker.
Check out these new flowers. Aren’t they beautiful? I just love the detailed petals. I layered a Creme Bruleé flower on top of a white one and added a Crystal Blue button with some white Waxy Flax. It may be hard to see, but I actually pulled out my sewing machine and stitched some white thread around the edges of the pages.
All supplies are from CTMH unless otherwise noted.
Paper Packet
Spot on Background
(on title), Springtime (ducks and “Happy Spring” sentiment)
Chocolate, Cocoa, Crystal Blue, Sorbet
Spring Blossom Just Blooms Flowers, Irresistibles Lots of Dots, Borders Dimensional Elements, Winter Buttons, Waxy Flax, Spring Blossom and Winter Cozy Brads, Scallop Scissors, Cricut Machine, Sewing Machine, Crimper


  1. What a beautiful layout. I was wondering what paper to use for Easter. You did an awesome jobe with it. Thanks for sharing.

  2. I love the dimension of this layout. Your designs are always some of my favorites. Thanks for sharing!

  3. Beautiful Easter layout! All of the elements work so well together!

  4. Holy Wowie Layout!!! Are those Dots stickers the coolest? And that Plantin Cart is on my wishlist, just got the cricut for xmas. I can't wait to study it some more! Love it.

  5. Absolutely beautiful! All the elements come together without being too busy. Gorgeous!

  6. I too thought this paper packet would be more suitable for Easter! Very well done, these turned out beautiful.