Citrus Twist Kits : Play Mini Album

Hello creative people! Welcome again to my blog. Today I'd like to share with you a mini album I created for Citrus Twist Kits. This time round, I got an opportunity to play with the October "Hello Darling" Scrapbook add-on kit + CTK Exclusives (puffy stickers & word stickers). I absolutely adore all the pretty & fun elements in this kit. The colours went so well with my photos. 

At times, I really do miss our first house! So many memories in that house. We sold it end of last year & shifted to a new district in Feb 2015. We are still in the moving transition where we are still living with boxes around us. We rented a condo opposite our future house. We are so hoping to get keys to the future house soonest possible. The waiting game is no fun but I know it will be worthwhile in the end. We made it a point to take some photos (before we shifted) of her playing in the park at our old house so we can tell her all the great story of the new house... Someday!

 I wanted to scrap these photos of our lil gal played in the park, to recollect the beautiful memories. 
That pretty much how I got an idea to create a mini album with the photos. So here's my mini album :)

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Be sure to visit the Citrus Twist Kits gallery for more inspiration! Thank you so much for taking your time to visit my blog. I really appreciate that! 

Xoxo Jessy

The Planner Society : September Planner Kit

Hello wonderful friends! Today, I'm sharing with you a Project Life spread that I've created with The Planner Society September kit. I was so thrilled to receive and email by Christy if I would like to be TPC September Guest Artist. Of course, I replied a BIG yes! *wink* And when I finally received the kit, I was floored! The details on the kit is so incredible & the colours are on point. It is truly a beautiful kit!

I'm not really a planner girl yet but I thought it would be fun to use this kit in a different way. I decided to create a project life spread. I'm a little behind with my project life and isn't that a good excuse to pick-up again with this beautiful kit?! The designs & the patterns in the kit work perfectly for my spread!

Here's my week 25 & 26... 

I truly love how easy was to use the papers + embellies in this kit. Everything matches perfectly and you don't have to dig out other supplies. Perfect for a busy mama like me! 

After completed this spread, I really do miss creating project life! So thankful that this kit motivated me to do that. I'll be sure to continue from now on! Do remember to check out The Planner Society on Instagram too.

Thanks for coming by & happy weekend!
Xoxo Jessy

Winner Winner!!

 Congrats Meghann! You are the winner for the Maggie Holmes newest collection, Shine! Please email to to claim your winning prize!

Have a great week everyone!
Xoxo Jessy

Maggie Holmes Design Team : My Darling

I'm happy to share with you a layout I created using the beautiful flowers die set in the confetti collection. Firstly, I got to warn you on these dies... once you start, you will have a hard time to stop making them! Haha. It's so fun to mix + match these layered flowers + leaves.

Once I was done with them, I wasn't sure what I would do with these pretties. Finally, I thought I would arrange these paper flowers into a flower wreath and I loved the end result. This layout was really fast to put together. I think it will be perfect to frame and hang it in my daughter's future room!

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Maggie Holmes Crate Paper 12"x12" paper pad
Maggie Holmes Confetti Ephemera - Acetate & Vellum
Maggie Holmes Confetti Flowers Die Set
Maggie Holmes Confetti Chipboard Thickers - Hooray
Maggie Holmes Confetti Tiny Phrase Stickers
Maggie Holmes Open Book 12x12 Speciality Vellum Gold Foil Paper - Newspaper

Thanks for letting me share again! Happy crafting!
Xoxo Jessy


Hello creative people!

Today, we are introducing Maggie Holmes' newest collection for Crate Paper called SHINE!

Discover the beauty in life's everyday moments with Shine by Maggie Holmes and Crate Paper. This trendy and vibrant collection features a bright mix of feminine florals, inspiring brush script phrases and bold geometric patterns with golden accent throughout. A stunning color palette of blush, lemon yellow, jade and teal bring to life the charm and excitement of the everyday. Delightful icons of little trinkets and treasures including cameras, feathers, pinwheels, butterflies and typewriters add a touch of daily fun.

Here are sneak peeks at some of Maggie's new Shine products...

 Maggie Holmes totally nailed this beautiful collection again. I love how clean, bright & electric this whole collection looks. So thrilled that she decided to add the geometric elements as well - and the touch of gold had me at hello again! Her choice of colours, designs & patterns are always on point. She definitely can never do wrong, seriously!

 I was delighted when I saw Maggie's rotary stamp. It looks so good on ink gold, isn't it?

 These acetates are to die for. Perfect for all sort of projects!

I die when I saw the metal dies in mint green!! How brilliant! 

And for this special day, we are doing a blog hop to celebrate the release of this new collection and hope you will join in on the fun!

Yup, I am giving away a sample prize pack of the new SHINE collection here on my blog!! To enter the giveaway ... be a follower, leave a comment here on this blog post. I will draw a random winner on Monday (September 21, 2015). 

 Each of us, the design team members AmandaStephanie & Kim are sharing different sneak peek images. We are each doing a giveaway as well! Yay! Be sure to hop along so you can see all the pretty pictures and enter each giveaway. You can enter to win on all of our blogs, that will definitely increase your chance to win!

After you visit each of our blogs, be sure to visit Maggie's blog & Crate Paper's blog for even more fun photos and to see each of the products in detail!!

Thanks for hopping by!
Xoxo Jessy

Pinkfresh Studio : September Kit

Hello there & welcome to the September Kit Reveal day! This month's kit is based on the theme: selfie/all about me + a little fall theme as well. Isn't that awesome? 

And as always I love creating with the kit, it really challenges me to think out of the box. For this layout, I wanted to have this "air balloon" feel to my layout. I cut the balloons out from one of the Happy Things patterned paper. It was pretty easy to put all the elements together. 

I absolutely adore the rainbow adore at the bottom of the wood border (that's in the Happy Things collection as well).

This second layout was really fun. I went all out with the stamps (designed by Kellie Stamps). Those stamp wordings perfectly matched the photo of my daughter and I. Completed the look by adding triangle acetate die-cuts.

Pinkfresh Studio has decided to close the kit club due to personal/family reasons. Kinnari was really sad to make this decision but I believe she has to do what's best for herself. But be rest assured, you'll be still seeing PinkFresh Studio around. You may read more about her announcement at this link : Embellishment Kit Club Closure

Be sure to follow Pinkfresh Studio on Social Media for updates & announcements from time to time.

Thank you for coming by!
Xoxo Jessy

Prima Marketing : Happy Happy Happy

Hello! I'm back to share with you what I have created with Prima's Oil Pastel Crayons that work so well with water. Isn't that so amazing? I really love how easy it blends after you scribble the oil pastel crayons onto your canvas (cardstock/patterned paper). It immediately turn them into 'water-colour paints' after mixing with water with a brush. I love the amazing result! 

The colours are inspired by the photo, on the attires we were wearing. I always love to pick colours on what we're wearing or the colours in the photo. That way it will create a cohesive look throughout your layout/project. Once the background is dried, I did some stamping and splattered the rest of the cardstock with black mist. I really had a blast, can you tell? :P

Tip >> Whenever I use oil pastels or paint, I will prime my cardstock with gesso first. It will help bring out the actual color of the oil pastels, while giving the whole page a vibrant look too.

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Thanks for coming by! Happy crafting :)

Xoxo Jessy