Sunday, 20 September 2009

Mini album/tag book

Okay, so who knows what this mini album is made from? I bet Kelly does because she’s the one who told me about the idea in the first place.

I’ll admit I was sceptical. And I probably won’t make another one. But I’ll admit that it turned out much better than I had anticipated.

So what’s it made out of?

Toilet roll tubes. Three of ’em.

You squash them flat and cover them with patterned paper, then bind them however you choose.

Tags go inside, which you can decorate with photos or messages. Mine are blank because I never get round to finishing this sort of thing!

Get in touch quickly if you want some of this lovely Summer Picnic paper, by the way. It’s on the Last Chance list and only available while stocks last – gone forever at the end of September.


Stamps: Summer Picnic, Wild About You
Cardstock: Real Red, Old Olive, Bashful Blue, Pumpkin Pie, Whisper White
Paper: Summer Picnic
Ink: Old Olive, Bashful Blue, Pumpkin Pie
Accessories: Real Red and Old Olive markers, pale blue gingham, 5/8” Grosgrain Ribbon - Old Olive, ¼” Grosgrain Ribbon – Real Red and Pumpkin Pie, 1 ¼” circle punch, 1 3/8” circle punch, scallop circle punch, scallop edge punch, round tab punch, boho blossoms punch

All products by Stampin' Up! Please email me to order a catalogue, or click the link on the right to view it online.

3 comments:

  1. Aaah this is brilliant Helen - I am imagining women all over,in their craft rooms sitting on loo roll's to flatten them !

    I am going to have a go at this, my hamster will be dissapointed but hey ho.

    Thanks for all your kind comments at my place too - really appreciate it :D

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  2. Toilet rolls??!! That's awesome - good for the environment and a gorgeous project as well. It's a win-win! CC

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  3. Told you it works!!!

    Kelly xxx

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