Die cut inlay is my favourite goto when I’m out of ideas really. I used some holly leaf dies for this purpose.
These came as a custom request from a dad for his two young kids. I took the opportunity to add pages saved from an old New Zealand Woman’s Weekly magazine. The magazine spread which has fun facts and questions for kids consists of 2 pages. I included one page to each journal. And since the recipients are siblings they can exchange to read what’s on the corresponding page if they wanted to.
Here’s another idea for using with a small embossing folder which embosses five stalk-like pattern.
Grey, or more specifically concrete-like grey is my favourite background when I photograph my craft projects. I have also long wanted a concrete background on a card and so here it is.