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Family Traditions
By Laura Nicholas

   
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Supplies:

Instructions:

  1. Cut a 2 ½" strip of red checked paper and ink the edges. Glue to the left edge of the background page.
  2. Mat photos with ivory cardstock and then with wider mats of red and green checked papers. Ink the edges and glue to the background pages, as shown.
  3. Back stickers with striped, red and green checked and white cardstock for the candy canes. Glue the stickers into place, add the smaller ones to the tags and then to the border on the left page. Create a scene with gifts under the tree at the bottom corner of the right page. Using the stitching guide on the back of the package, add stitches to the stickers.
  4. Using the template, add stitches along the border, around the photos and journaling mats.
  5. Print journaling onto ivory cardstock. Trim, ink the edges and mat onto red checked paper. Add a backed holly sticker to the journaling block on the left page and add stitches around the block on the right.
  6. Ink the edges of the ribbon words and glue around the photos.
  7. Back a second holly sticker and glue over the photo on the right page.



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