Thursday, March 21, 2013

An Introduction: Fancy Pants Designs

Hi everyone.  I hope you're having a good week so far. We are still in birthday mode over here. Cory turned 4 and is determined to have a week-long celebration.  He makes a "cake" every day with his Legos and urges me to make a real one, light the candles and sing to him.  I have indulged him more than once, I will admit. 



Today feels like a little celebration for me too. I have my first layout up on the Fancy Pants Designs blog!  I'm so excited to be part of this design team. 



Here are a few close-ups of my page. 


These pennants are part of a die cut sheet from the Park Bench collection. Just punch them out and stick them on. Easy!  I thought it was fun to layer them and curl the edges a bit. 


All the new Fancy Pants collections from Winter CHA have these cute bitty bags with different designs. I tucked one under my photo and used it as a pocket for a journaling tag.  I usually made my own hidden pocket under photos and sometimes the journaling tag gets stuck in the glue. I love this solution with the bitty bag. No more stuck tags!



My favorite Fancy Pants product might be the stencils.  A few come in each pack and they have different quotes or icons. You can use the stencils as a mask or attach them to your page.  I backed mine with paper, added a few banner stickers and stitched it to my layout. 

Thanks so much for stopping by. You can see all team's introductions on the Fancy Pants Designs blog.

10 comments:

  1. Congrats! How exciting to be up at FP! And happy birthday-week to Cory. :)

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  2. Congrats, Izzy!! I adore those little bags so much! Great layout.

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  3. We kind of end up having birthday weeks in our house too. LOL! I'm not saying we have cake more than once though. :) I'm off to check out your very first FP post. Wheeeeee! :)

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  4. Beautiful bits to look at!!! Everytime my grand children come over we have a happy day celebration with cupcakes and candles, enjoy your time with your sweet boy!!!!

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  5. He is soooooooooooo cute!! Off to check out your lo!!

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  6. talk about cute!! glad he is having a fun 4th birthday!!

    huge congrats on fancy pants izzy!! i can't wait to see all your work!!

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  7. Life with a 4-year old is never dull! Congrats on the Fancy Pants DT, just purchased a nice stash of their new releases.

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  8. 2 beautiful pages, Izzy! I can see why you indulge your adorable guy - how could you not? He is so darn cute!!! Happy belated 4th birthday! and your second layout is so touching and beautiful!

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  9. Very beautiful...congratulations on being on the design team.

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  10. Beautiful page Izzy and congrats on the the Fancy Pants DT!!!

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