Monday, December 22, 2014

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Remember When @ Scrap Africa

For some it's Christmas Time/ December Holidays/ Hannukah in sunny Africa....for some it's a snowy winter in Europe...  
Tell us what a traditional December is like for you, in your home town, city or country. So journalling is a must...even if just telling us the story on your blog!




You can create a layout or card or altered project to depict this theme for Scrap Africa
Here is the inspiration..
 
Now the challenge was to work on a LO of my traditional Christmas, but my dear Jade was in Sweden near Christmas time 2005 & thought the photos she had returned with just perfect for this...so here is mine LO..


I used this lovely Kaisercraft paper, plus lots of bits of PL cards I have some bandage, a lovely chipboard lamppost & a touch or two of Kindy Glitz.


I have this 'thing' for gold & it was lovely to use up some glittery supplies...


My journaling states...

Travelling from sunny Australia to the depths of winter in Europe was such a change.
Snow & ice, short days, overcoats, scarves & beanies...but so magnificent too.
Christmas time in Sweden for Jade in 2005. Cold & beautiful.

Thank you for a lovely challenge ...the first one I have done in over a week...

Hugs xx


12 comments:

  1. Beautiful layout. Awesome photo and I love that background paper. Thank you for playing at Scrap Africa.

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  2. Oh wow this is such a lovely layout. Love the glittery bits on the lamp post. Thank you soo much for taking part in the Scrap Africa challenge.

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  3. Gorgeous!! Love how you used the inspiration!! Merry Christmas, Debi!!

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  4. Beautiful page Debi! A lovely memory and I love the pp and gold tones in this. Thanks for joining us at Scrap Africa :)

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  5. Beautiful page, I love how you combined the paper with your photo! Thank you for joining our challenge at Scrap Africa!

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  6. so lovely page!!!
    is like a dream....
    thanks for playing with us at Scrap Africa!
    ;)

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  7. This is lovely Debi. It's nice to have some snowy Christmas pics for a change!

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  8. Awesome to see you playing along Debi! Love that photo and the lampost is gorgeous! European Christmas' are certainly quite different from our sunny one's! ;-) Thanks so much for playing along with us at Scrap Africa! ;-) Best wishes to you in the coming New Year! ;-)

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  9. Wow - I love the background paper you used and the touches of gold. Both seem to enhance the cold of a European winter. Thanks for playing along at Scrap Africa :D

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  10. Debi, this is beautiful! I have a thing for gold too - it just adds a nice touch to any layout/card/altered project! :) Thank you so much for sharing and playing along with us at Scrap Africa!

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  11. lovely!
    thanks for playing with us at Scrap africa!!!
    ;), hugs xoxox
    Asica

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  12. so cute layout and wonderful photo! thank you so much for playing along with us at Scrap Africa!

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