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Saturday, November 1, 2014

A Year In The Making

Greetings,

Today I would like to share a project that has been in the making since November 2013. I came across this layout on Pinterest a while back and loved the idea so I gave it a try.

My granddaughter Brooklyn was born on November 17th. Each of the pictures are taken closest to the 17th of each month that I was able to get.

I started with 12 (just shy of 3x4) mats that I stamped November through October on. Then each month I would decorate the mat and add it to the 12x12 cardstock background.

I'm very happy with the way this came out that I may want to continue doing this till she graduates high school. It shouldn't be that hard to continue to get a picture each month with all this technology we have these days.

The first mat being newborn so the next sheet would start her 1 year photos and so on.



Let me know what your thoughts are on continuing this project. Is it a good idea or a bad one?

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10 comments:

  1. What a terrific idea I love your layout . I would continue it It will be some thing she will have and treasure I am certain!!
    Big Blog Hugs, Janet (BL)

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  2. I really love your idea! What a way to document the year! :) (BL)

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  3. This is incredible!! Wish I would have done this. You should definitely keep it going. Scrappy hugs and bloggie love, connie

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  4. Just so sweet and so very special as well. BL

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  5. fabulous.. so glad you took the time to do this and share with us BL

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  6. What an awesome project! I think its a wonderful idea!
    Miranda :) BL

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  7. I think this is a great idea! I think she will love looking at it as she grows up :)

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  8. This is really a great idea! Love it!!BL

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  9. This is so cute. I wish I would have thought of something like this when my son was born. I will tuck this idea away and use it on my grandchildren. Hopefully they come along soon. :)

    Tammy S.
    Bloggie Love

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  10. Love it!
    Definitely keep doing it! I wish i would have done this when my kids were little!

    Elaine(BL)
    ExpressionsByElaine.blogspot.com

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