project life #4

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this was february 14 – 21, 2014.

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what happened? i finally got my amy tangerine plus one mini kit. perfect addition to the project life sunshine edition. i got a new loop scarf from my valentine. we went to the cinema – twice (american hustle & monuments men). spring is officially here.

the journal card with the pink signs is from the plus one mini kit.

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this spread is light on embellishments – simply because i thought the bright pink is enough. the pink filler card is from the project life sunshine edition.

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i also ordered the amy tangerine plus one 6×6 paper pad and i was a little bit confused why they included the journal cards from the 12×12  paper also in the 6×6 pad as a resized version. they are so tiny, too tiny in my opinion. at least i found one tiny “4×6”-card that fitted my color scheme for this spread.

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the xoxo-filler card is a freebie made by me – you can download it here.

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i found that quote from alice in wonderland in the german flow magazine and definitely had to include it. it’s typed on a black and white freebie card made by tracyxo – you can find the download here.

shared via project life tuesday.

project life #3

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this was february 1 – 13, 2014.

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what happened? we ate at a mongolian barbecue with friends. a friend came home after 6 months abroad. i drove home for the weekend because i had to install all tech gadgets my sister got for her business. filou (or “the baby”, my cat at home) completely ignored me but came by for some treats. my sister dyed my hair – now they are mocha blond with a few blond highlights. family lunch at another monglian barbecue. my brother built our cocktail shelf and i finally got a photo of my dad with his new glasses (it’s a little bit blurry but i love it).

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i mainly used the studio calico copper mountain project life kit. the meal stamp is from the kelly purkey foodie stamp set. the other half of the “what i love most about …” card i used as part of the background for my instax. therefore i used the kelly purkey chevron die on the remaining 3×4 card and then adjusted it.

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project life #2

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this was january 19 – 31, 2014

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what happened? we finally had some snow in linz – only for a few days and only one month too late. i enlarged the photo and used the kelly purkey “winter is here” stamp on it. k’s aunt had a 50s party and i took some instax photos for the guestbook. the problem with instax photos is that you have them only once. so i took a photo of the photo hence i have one for project life. the “xoxo”-flag is from the studio calico cuppa project life kit. the grey stripped journal card with the quote on it is from the studio calico copper mountain project life kit and the 4×6 journal card is from the sunshine edition.

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we’re completely into breaking bad – so i had to include a picture of the seasons we already have (photo is processed with the waterlogue app). also i have found a few new cocktails therefore i included the recipe of my new favorite (called vanity). the ampersand card is from life-love-paper and was included in the studio calico blue note project life kit. the grid cards are from the sunshine edition. the “jan 2014” vellum sticker is also from life-love-paper and was part of the sc copper mountain kit.

shared via project life tuesday.

free 3×4 xoxo brush script printables

valentin’s day is just around the corner and i’m completely into brush script … i wanted to combine both and so i designed a few 3×4 journal cards for my project life album. i like how they turned out and maybe you like them too.

you can choose between 6 different designs (all 3×4). you can download only single journal cards (jpg-file will open – just right click and save the image) or all of them (zip-file).

i would love to see how you use them, so please share on instagram and tag me (@thatsmybubble).

xoxo printables

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download all (zip)

project life #1

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so this was january 1-18, 2014. i got a gallery wall and my new iphone 5s. we also got our mason shaker and now i just want to mix cocktails/mocktails every evening. it’s unbelievable how many pretty bottels you can find in a liquor store. i want to buy them all because they are so pretty – who cares how they actually taste?

i still love the look of a movie poster in combination with my ticket (doing it this way since 2011).

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i used the studio calico copper mountain project life kit for this spread and my typewriter. one “journal card” is a piece of scrap from my brushscript practice. all photos are printed at home and taken with my iphone 5s.

project life. title page 2014.

yesterday evening i made my first title page in advance. usually i do them at the end of the year (i’m a project lifer since 2011). i wanted something special, something different but then i just wanted to have it done. so it’s very simple but i really like it.

i mainly used the title cards from the midnight edition. the wood veneer letters (+ heart) are from the studio calico project life copper mountain kit. the people and “2014” is stamped with amy tangerine stamps. i also included a quote from pinterest. the card right from the instax says “27 + engaged.”

project life. new york.

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the other day i posted some project life spreads via instagram including my spread for december 4-8 – our new york shopping trip. this was my last spread for 2013. the quality is not that good, sorry. i work fulltime so the only available time to shoot some pictures (with my iphone 5s) is in the morning before leaving for work. but you get an idea and that’s all that counts, right?

i included some journaling on the photos, a flyer from macy’s and our hotel keycard. we stayed at the ace hotel (scored a pretty good deal) and it was just awesome. the skyline is a kelly purkey die.

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i used some paper from the lawn fawn peace love joy 6×6 paper pad and a few bits and pieces from various studio calico project life kits.

(for the rest of my new york photos i will make a blurb photobook.)