Friday, January 3, 2014

Journal One of a Kind

Hello every-one.

I am excited today to share with you another journal I have made from manila folders.  My journal is slightly different from the one in the video.  You could put your own twist on one too. You can find Michelle from 'The Paper Addiction'.  here  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ZMxfvLOJtc&list=TLMEpUsmiNaPEP_zXIOt_2fGQ73WS2Y1_E
Her work is really beautiful.







Front Cover



























































The use of some Glassine (love this stuff) and Distress Inks.

























































































































The Mustache moves to open envelope.



































































The Top Hat is magnatized.


























































































 

Papers used:  Kaiser craft Sears & Son 6 1/2' , 12 x 12  paper pad and also Die Cut Shapes.
Packet of cream Manilla Folders
Other dies used: Small Manilla Folder Die (purchased from Simon Says Stamp...sorry can't remember brand)
Tim Holtz File Tab die.
Tim Holtz Glassine.
Tim Holtz Brick Wall Embossing Folder
Other:
Magnets
Brads
Twill
Chain
Eyelets
Small brown envelope (from The Funkie Junkie Boutique)
Liquid Glue
Double Sided Tape

I'm trying out Thumb Linky so bare with me as I get it set up properly to display images for you.
Thanks for popping by. Have a great day!!


5 comments:

Candy C said...

Karen..your journal is very cool. Love the vintage feeling of it!! Those papers and all of the little embellishments you've added are really cool! Thanks so much for the sweet comment you've left on my blog as well! Here's to a happy, healthy 2014~ <3 Candy

Kaszazz Consultant SA said...

Karen this journal book is fantastic and inperational in the use of the gentlemens papers.I would love to make this one.
Paula
I have all the papers lol

Bron said...

Karen, love the journal! It has a wonderful masculine feel to it. Bron

Silvia(Barnie) said...

How cool, a wonderful journal, thanks for the inspiration.

Margaret Mifsud said...

Wow!! Love this journal Karen!! Such a gorgeous masculine look. I adore the Sears & Son collection from KC and I love how you used the moustache images ... so cute!! Absolutely stunning little book!! ox