Manila Folder Photo Album

Tomorrow I’m meeting up with a long time family friend and decided to make her a little photo album for her to display pictures of her grandchildren.

This project was inspired by a post on Creativity is Contagious for her Vintage Mini Album.

It is made out of manila file folders, decorative paper and washi tape. I’m very pleased with the result. It has all these amazing little pull out and flip windows for pictures or journaling.

Here’s a flip through of the new photo album.

Manila Folder Photo Album

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DIY Traveler Notebook Folder

I’ve recently gotten into carrying a Traveler Notebook and I really love it. I love decorating the pages and all the organization. It just makes me happy! So far I have purchased all my inserts in my notebook but I decided to try my hand at making a folder for inside the notebook. I can store receipts and stickers and well anything else I feel like!

I found this shiny holographic paper at the Dollar Tree and knew I wanted to make my folder out o this stuff! The paper was very very thin though so I backed it up by cutting the primary folder structure out of 12×12 cardstock and then cutting out covers in the holo paper to cover the outside and the folder flaps on the inside.

I’m really pleased with how it turned out! Here’s a look at my new folder in my binder!

Traveler File Folder Outside

Traveler File Folder Inside

I have saved the pattern for this file folder in Cricut Design Space so you can quickly cut out your own traveler notebook folder. My traveler notebook is a Webster Pages Color Crush and is sized to their standard inserts. Closed folder dimensions are approximately 4.375″ x 8.2″.

Cricut Design Space File: https://design.cricut.com/#/design/64771743

The wording on the file is just for instructional purposes and should not be cut out.

Traveler Notebook File Folder

Summer Sport Season

Summer sports are upon us. My 8 yr old granddaughter is in softball and 8 year grandson is in soccer. Love this time of year. I made them each a t-shirt that they both loved. Both were designed on my Cricut 

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Flower and Sparkle Birthday Card

I made this card for one of my daughter for her birthday. I used glitter paper to give it the sparkle. The lady die is from the Tattered Lace Lauren & Westie die set.

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This looks like a good deal

Www.cartridgesandmore.com has removable vinyl  631 0n sale for .99 a sheet. I have used this for wall decors. Lots of colors available.  They also have the 651 on sale also for .99 a sheet. 651 can be used outdoors.  The 651 is permanent. Can also be used on coffee cups. (Hand washed) I also have made […]

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