Friday, May 31, 2013

friday favorites | may 31, 2013

Hello, and a very happy Friday to you all! It's going to be a busy weekend here for me with several things due and lots of personal projects on the to-do list, too! But I'm sure I'll squeeze in some crafty time, and I've rounded up the usual set of links for you just in case you're in need of a little inspiration for your own scrappy pursuits.


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From the top left:
  • Lisa Moorefield has reviewed several of the small-format albums on the market right now (Simple Stories Sn@p, Studio Calico Handbook, etc.), and wrote an amazing comprehensive post comparing them all. 
  • Ashli Oliver put a 6x6 paper pad to work on this fabulous layout!
  • I love all the pink + mint with a touch of gold in this baptism dessert table featured at Hostess with the Mostess.
  • Bananafish Studio offered up a free set of printable paperclip flags for National Scrapbooking Day, and also shares several ideas for making your own decorative paperclips.
  • Michelle Wooderson shared a fun idea for using patterned paper as inspiration for adding watercolor to your projects.
  • You can download this free set of printable chalkboard journaling cards from Paper Lovers Studio.
  • Learn how to make your own punched clay embellishments in a tutorial post by Jessica at Talk About Priceless.
  • iPhone users can download the free Days app, packed with features to help you maintain a visual diary, created animated GIFs from your iPhone photos, and more!
  • Mou Saha shared a lovely altered book at October Afternoon.