A Splendid Moment

Like my last project, I decided to scrap a picture that is not my own. I saw an amazing picture of my bestie, her daughter and her niece and I immediately thought of the Splendid collection. This collection is so versatile and can be combined in so many ways. I love that I could pull bits and pieces of the collection together in a way that complements the colors in the picture.

I love how the papers I used all have the same colors as seen in the picture.

I was looking to add a whimsical touch to the layout since it features two adorable little cherubs, so decided to make my own felt flowers. They were super easy to make and I love what they add to the layout. The Icon die cut I used for the title couldn't be more appropriate for this layout. You can't see it all because of the glare in this picture, but it says "pieces of my heart." I used Glossy Accents to pretty it up a bit.

I distressed some of the papers and I used a subtle twine color to stitch the circles onto the page.

I have recently become a fan of banners. They are so easy to create and add another touch of whimsy to the layout. I used my Silhouette to cut them out and then used floss to stitch them down.

As hard as it is to make a layout for someone else, especially using pictures they took themselves, it gives me an amazing feeling knowing that I could enhance the beauty within the picture.

Thank you for stopping by and I hope you enjoyed my layout!

~ Cristine


Patterned Paper: Splendid - Foundations (back), Richness (back), Delight (back), Renown (front and back), Magnificence (front)
Die Cuts: Splendid - Tabloids and Icons

Kraft paper - Joann Crafts
Floss - WRMK, DMC
Twine - The Twinery (in Honeydew)
Glossy Accents - Ranger Ink


  1. I love this Cristine! Beautiful job!

  2. Gorgeous! I love the felt flowers and how you stitched down the banner. And I never thought of just using glossy accents to "paint" onto a die cut piece. It looks fantastic - all of it!

  3. Love it!!!!!!!! It's so pretty, Cristine!

  4. Beautiful! The papers are perfect for the picture!!

  5. Beautiful LO. The papers you used are just perfect.


  6. love it! absolutely stunning and inspirational!



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