Black Friday is Almost Here!

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Happy Thanksgiving to everyone who celebrates! I hope you have had a chance to reflect on what you are thankful for, and spend some quality time with those you love. I am excited to share with you that tomorrow will start our Black Friday sale! Hundreds of products have been marked down 40-60% off! TLP_black_friday   Don’t miss out on this sale! After you’ve gone out and picked up you $50 tvs and $10 slow cookers, come and check out what’s marked down at The Pad! aaron2

November Project Parade – Part 3 of 3

Written by The Lilypad. Posted in Blog, Printable Projects -Hybrid, Project Parade

TLP_projectparade_3of3 First up in our parade, Trista created a fun fall layout using Hello Fall Papers and Elements by Sabrina Dupre. hello_fall_papers hello_fall_elements Trista says, “Create a focal point by clustering embellishments and adding layers around a photo.” 201511_thankfall What Does the ? Say by Jacque Larsen inspired this adorable layout by Karen. jlarsen_whatdoesthesay-ep The fox from the kit is such a perfect addition to this cute Halloween page and story. 2013-10-31_What_does_the_Fox_Say_small Sarah created some colorful notebooks using Nancie Rowe Janitz’s I am Grateful Wall Art. nrj-iamgrateful-preview1Sarah created two notebook covers by resizing the artwork to fit on a sheet of letter sized cardstock. Once printed the covers were cut down to sizes to fit in Midori style notebooks and filled with 24 lb. printer paper. notebooksTronesia created this super sweet layout with Reflection Journal Cards by Sahlin Studio. tlp-reflection-cards Tronesia scattered the journal cards along with photos and other elements to create a fun haphazard look. 22832982489_814cb860c2_oThese Gather Pocket Squares by Amber LaBau were used by Aaron to create a pocket scrapping page. alabau_gather_pocketsquaresAaron says: Just because cards are square doesn’t mean you can’t use them in other sized photo spots. For example, I used the 4×4 Blessed card in a 3×4 spot on this layout, cropping it to fit. 23008654632_6c794b86b6_o Jewelle made some super cute place cards using Jacque Larsen’s A Day of Thanks.   jlarsen_adayofthanks-ep_LRGJewelle says: Making place cards for the Thanksgiving table is a breeze when using Jacque’s A Day of Thanks. Place the fun faces on a project life card that has been folded in half, add a bit of glitter, and you’re finished!   IMG_1985_zpslmrk2moa.jpg~original IMG_1976_zps1hydwwno.jpg~originalKaren created a layout with the Grateful collaboration. tlp-gratefulpreview Karen created fun layers behind each of her photos helping them to stand out individually on the page.   2015-11 Grateful small_zpsyhhxxvev.jpg~originalEtc. by Danyale’s Abundant kit was used for these planner pages created by Sarah. etc_dan_abundant_kitSarah says: If you have days that there isn’t much going on adding large embellishments helps to fill up the empty space. Planner_Pages_August_3-9Sarah created a fun autumnal layout using Right Here, Right Now by Pink Reptile Designs prd_RightHereRightNow_kit_previewAllowing your photo to peek out under your frame creates a fun look on a layout. Pink Reptile Designs - Right here right now 2015 11Renne of Forever Joy Designs has created a Gather Together Hybrid Mini Book . FJ-MINIBOOK-GATHERRenne created this video to show the process that she used to put together her mini book. Susanne created a fun layout using One Little Bird’s The Love List.onelittlebird-lovelist-preview Susanne says: This picture is so full of love, I thought it would be great to repeat this idea with the big word art. Also the little key and the “key to my heart” word art tag express this idea so perfectly. TheLoveListKim created a mini album using Just Jaimee’s November Storyteller 2014. jj-stnov2014-kit-prev Kim made a mini hybrid album, using the journal life pockets cards and papers/elements from November Storyteller and a chipboard album cut from her Silhouette Cameo. Album-1.jpg~original Here are a couple of the amazing spreads from Kim’s album.Album-4.jpg~originalAlbum-2.jpg~originalTronesia created a pocket scrapping page with Press Cards No. 30 by Paislee Press. _paislee-presscards30-JC-prvTronesia resized and cropped the 3″x4″ journal cards to create smaller square cards for her page. tron-thanksg2013-250 Farrah used Sara Gleason’s Family Almanac Words to create a family tree layout. sgleason_familyalmanacwords_previewThe family word art provides a fun way to label the photos on a family tree. 23282361335_061bd95c8b_o Sarah created some Christmas Tree Ornaments with Nacie Rowe Janitz’s Decorative Christmas Blocks Workshop. nrj-decorativexmas-workshopIt’s hard to believe it’s time to begin thinking about Christmas. For these ornaments Sarah resized the blocks to 2.25″ squares and decoupaged the printed squares to 2.5″ square pieces of painted wood.  A simple eye bolt and some twine provided the finishing touches. christmas ornamentsTLP-blog-signature-sarahbhb