Sunday, June 3, 2012

June 3 Lasting Memories How Do You Fold


This week at Lasting Memories the challenge is “How Do You Fold?”- Use some kind of paper folding technique like iris folding or teabag folding etc. on your layout. (Please include instructions or even a link to how you did your folding.)
 

2 page Layout using circle folds for the border

 
Page 1-Circle folds are at the bottom



 
 
 
Page 2-Circle Folds are at the bottom
 
Supplies: 
Cardstock and Paper: Core'dinations Lemonage Vintage Collection,
 Paper House Shamrock Stamp
Ink: Colorbox Bisque, Colorbox Verdigris
Adhesives: Glue Dots, Scotch ATG
Tools: Martha Stewart Score Board, Marvy 2" Circle Punch 
Embellishments: Micheals Shamrock Buttons, Petaloo,
 TPC Studio Class Act Fabric Buttons, Stash


Directions for Circle Folds
  
1. Use double sided paper or use your Xyron to glue two 2 1/2" 
strips back to back.
 
2. Using a 2" punch, punch out a circle.

3. Score the circle at 1 1/2" 
 
4. Flip the circle around and score
 again at 1 1/2"
 
5.  Fold each side down and secure with a glue dot.
 
 
6. Add embellishment or use as is. I laid mine
 side by side to make the border and I alternated
the embellishment.
 
The owner of Lasting Memories (Karen) is sponsoring the challenge 
week. She has a surprise bag of scrapping goodies for someone:) 
 
Can't wait to see your fantastic folds!
 
Have a wonderful week! 
 


 

9 comments:

  1. I just love this! such a great easy quick and CUTE border! I will be definitely be trying this one!! Great layout of course!!

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  2. Love it!!! my photo's didn't turn out as nice :)

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  3. Love your LO and fantastic tutorial!

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  4. this is a great layout! I love how you used the college colours on the layout to suit the photos.
    So nice to see photos of your family!!

    xoxo

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  5. Great layout and I love those folds. May just have to try this one today!! TFS

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  6. Neat border. I'll have to give it a try.

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  7. Elizabeth what a great layout and I love the folded circles for the border. Thanks for the tutorial.

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  8. such a great idea and very nice layout!!

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  9. Oh how fun is this! Love your tutorial and GREAT layout this week!

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