06 December 2010

December Daily 2009, yes, 2009

I know, I know, I'm a year late, but I finished it last week, so I thought I'd share it.

Really, it didn't take too long to come together when I finally got the inspiration to do it. And the Cherry Red album for 18 bucks. That helped a lot.

I haven't included all the pages, because that'd be ridiculous, but you get the idea. It's pretty much date (used McGill Fancy Square), photo, story and bauble + some other bits.








These are Jenni Bowlin bingo cards.

They're 5 x 7 - I punched holes and they're pages in the album, just for fun. Didn't do anything to them except punch the holes.


Each day has a two page spread - I just made each spread work according to the photos and how much journalling I had.

I haven't included both pages of each spread here, just some random pages, some pairs, some not. Just so you know because it looks a little disjointed otherwise.



I did take close ups of the journalling, so you could read it, but then thought I wouldn't need them because the writing seemed big enough on the photos.

It's smaller than I wanted it to be, but you can double click on each photo to see them larger. Sorry about that...I know those extra steps can be annoying...






















And here's the mess I made putting it together!

That bench is the size of a single bed and I used every bit of it. I like my spaaace!

Okay, well, that's it. Onto Dec Daily 2010. Are you doing one? I heard some of you say, no way! :o)

4 comments:

  1. I love it Deb! It's turned out so well. Yep I was the loudest in saying 'No way!' But I haven't completely let the side down ... I am sorta doing it on Facebook with a photo a day of what chrissy things we are doing, making and laughing at! The bones of one which can be made at a later date! Love the die cut baubles on the pages too hehe, stole it already!

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  2. I knew you would be - I heard you say it in my head when I wrote it! Ha ha. FB is a good place to do it. It all works, it all counts! Glad you like the baubles - they're a favourite. :o) Hey, thanks for commenting. I always like reading what you have to say.

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  3. Christine RobinsonDecember 7, 2010 at 6:54 AM

    Hi Debra, it's too late for this year but i think i would like to give it a go next year, i will just need to remember and be organised! I love yours it looks great and what nice memories to look at each xmas.

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  4. Hi Christine,
    If you keep with with www.aliedwards.com on her blog, she'll get you organised early! It is a fun thing to do, but it does take time. The trick (as discussed on Ali's blog by a reader) is to trade time because we know it's hard to make time this time of year. I love to look back at the books over the years - it's why I do it. That, and the making stuff with paper part.
    Thanks for commenting! I enjoy reading what you have to say. Bye for now :o)

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