11/15/16

With Fall in the air in the Northern Hemisphere… and pretty Fall decor on every inspirational web site you look at, it was fitting that I found the cutest fall decor inspiration on Pinterest for my project today! I love garlands…glitter, leaf, tassel, pom-pom, fabric etc… GARLANDS are a must in all of our homes to really put us in the Thanksgiving mood.

Aren’t they pretty??!

Pinterest Inspiration

My initial thought was to create a home decor project…but then I had a brain wave…I would create Fall garlands for a scrapbook page.

This is the result!

Give Thanks by Kim Watson

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Having such gorgeous products from the Golden Days really made this page easy to create. Layered leaves strung across the page gives an awesome 3D effect. To personalise the garlands, I mixed in leaf shaped photos & journaling written onto a leaf shape. Scoring the veins in the gold foil leaves, makes them interesting & more realistic!

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The oversized paper alphabet worked perfectly hanging on the garland string. A foil acetate sentiment, filled in the space between the x2 words & added a little bling into the second row.

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Multiple layers, stitching, enamel dots, puffy sticker shapes & sentiment strips were the perfect recipe for these beautiful leaves!

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The foiled vellum added a lovely translucent layer to the navy blue leaves. The trick with successful layering, is to maximise the subtly of different densities. I love how the combination of gorgeous colors, patterns & textures created the most gorgeous page. Thanks so much for stopping by!!

Fancy Pants Designs collection used: Golden Days, Vellum

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