Friday, 2 May 2014

Blog anniversary and kicking off the Scrap365 Magazine's Prima Love Month

Happy Birthday to me! 
Cannot believe it's already 3 years since I started blogging!

To celebrate this, I have 3 give-aways for 3 winners
randomly drawn from the names of any of my followers
who leaves a comment here on this blogpost
AS WELL AS on my Scrap365 Magazine Prima product
review blogpost HERE 

I am giving away 3 electronic gift cards worth
USD 35 each with the online store
A Cherry On Top ( in the USA.

The names of the winners will be announced on 11 May.

 Gift Card $35

 Deadline is Saturday, 10 May at 11.55 p.m. CET

I am incredibly honoured to be kicking off Scrap365 Magazine's Prima Love Month, full of amazing Prima product reviews from the DT.

As you all know, I am huuuuge Prima fan and use their products on all of my projects. Their products are simply the best!

The first of the layouts I am sharing with you today is based on papers from several older collections mixed with a new one;  Everyday Vintage Flora + Life Time + Lyric + Songbird and Stationer's Desk. Here is mummy's fur baby Max - My Boy;

Project: My Boy

Papers and chipboard
813314 - Everyday Vintage Flora
813796 - Stationer's Desk Collection Captured Drama paper, reverse side
845513 - Lifetime Collection Grazia paper, reverse side
844080 - Songbird Collection Title-It paper, reverse side
844035 - Songbird Collection Zephyr paper, reverse side
845544 - Lyric Collection Overture paper, reverse side
562823 - Lyric Collection ChipBoard sticker, ruler 

564452 - Lyric Collection peach Flower Stems
570965 - Bellas cream
546328 - Angelica Bonnie roses pale blue
566807 - Cabriole Aqua, mini blooms
574840 - Jute Jeweled fabric blooms
574628 - Ivy Bay Infinite gold leaves
563998 - Lyric Collection SIIC mini swirls
572952 - Wooden ATC 
572280 - Lace Sticker, Moments
891176  - Fluid Chalk Edger Dry Sand
891268 - Fluid Chalk Edger Teak Wall
891008 - Fluid Chalk Edger Dark Bark

White acrylic paint
Cream acrylic paint
Gold acrylic paint
549 Lumière paint in Metallic Rust
Tim Holtz distress ink Vintage Photo
Tattered Angels mist Suede

The second one is all about happiness, looove that smile of hers!

This one is based on papers from the Devine and Free Spirit collections. Fresh vibrant colours.

Project: Happy

Papers and chipboards
950446 - Devine Collection Envoy paper, reverse side
950439 - Devine Collection En l'air paper, reverse side
846619 - Free Spirit Collection Expressive paper, reverse side
846589 - Free Spirit Collection Dreaming paper, reverse side
846633 - Free Spirit Collection Hippie paper, side A
846633 - Free Spirit Collection Hippie paper, reverse side
573621 - Free Spirit Collection 4x6 ATC cards
573645 - Free Spirit Collection ChipBoard pieces
950538 - Devine Collection ChipBoard pieces

573393 - White Medallion Lace Trim
573652 - Princess Collection Crochet Icon
970888 - Leeza Gibbons Wishes & Dreams Collection Wishful Thinking pink fabric flower
574628 - Ivy Bay Infinite mulberry gold leaves
574680 - Talia Tempting gold and white mulberry blooms (misted the white ones)
574666 - Luna Luminous gold mulberry flowers
561659 - Soprano white mulberry roses
891145 - Fluid chalk edger Cold Ice
891343 - Fluid chalk edger Turquoise Stone
891299 - Fluid chalk edger Coltsfoot Petals
891053 - Fluid chalk edger Raspberry Pie
562892 - Lyric Collection uppercase canvas alphabet stickers

White acrylic paint
White mini pom-pom trim
Prima cream canvas alphabet stickers
Tattered Angels Plain Jane Baseboard mist Sky
Tattered Angels Chalkboard mist Splash 


My third and last layout is very dear to me. It turned out to be the second last page someone much much loved was to get for his wall of love before he left on his life's last journey. It is based on a song and its chorus that says "I will go anywhere with you".

Project: Anywhere

Papers, chipboard, tags & tickets
950996 - Princess Collection Mia paper
813765 - Stationer's Desk Collection Roses are Red paper
813437 - Something Blue Collection Enchanged blooms paper, reverse side
813819 - Stationer's Desk Collection Stamps and Stripes paper
813772 - Stationer's Desk Collection Love Letter paper, reverse side
813352-  Everyday Vintage Collection Love Letter Kit
951139 - Princess Collection 3 x 4 ATC pad
813703 - Stationer's Desk Collection ChipBoard pieces
562823 - Lyric Collection ChipBoard pieces
573256 - Stationer's Desk Collection tags and tickets
573225 - Cartographer Collection tags and tickets 

564438 - Fairy Rhymes Collection Flower Stems - pink
565367 - Fairy Rhymes Collection vines
571535 - Le Mia Sorbet pale pink roses
571528 - Le Mia Cotton Candy pale pink roses
565664 - Lyric Collection pale pink bloom
575427 - Stationer's Desk Collection Typewriter red roses
892203 - Junkyard Findings Collection Industrial Lamps
892319 - Ingvild Bolme Metal Door Sign
573096 - Stationer's Desk Collection Paper Clips
961138 - Finnabair Mechanicals typewriter keys
563288 - Lyric Collection Tiny Alphabet Stickers
562939 - Engraver Collection black canvas alpha stickers
573218 - Something Blue Collection SIIC jewels
573669 - Cartographer Collection Crocheted Icon
572693 - Stationer's Desk flair button
573346 - trim

Prima lace trim
White acrylic paint
Tim Holtz Distress ink Vintage Photo
Tattered Angels mist Silver Sugar

 Thank you from the bottom of my heart for your visit!

Have a beautiful weekend!

xoxoxo Eila


  1. Happy Blog Birthday!! Your layouts are amazing, so beautiful, you have heart and soul on each one.. beautiful papers and love the flowers too..

  2. happy blog birthday! your layout are always super inspiring, I love them.
    thank you so much :)

  3. Happy blog anniversary, Eila! I always love dropping by on your blog to check out your gorgeous creations and the stories behind them. You're a true inspiration! These lay-outs are true beauties as well. I adore the layering and details that you added to all three of them.

  4. Gorgeous pages! I especially love the fussy cutting on your first page.

  5. Congratulations on your 3rd blog anniversary. It's always a joy to visit and drool over your latest creations. I am a bit of a Prima hoarder too and I may have to adopt your approach by ordering from the US, because we only receive a limited range here. Each of your pages is superb and I'm especially in love with the "My Boy" :D

  6. WOW WOW WOW These are all just gorgeous! What fabulous creations!

  7. :) m smiling bcoz I came over to have another look at d pretty prima layouts that I saw earlier on scrap365 and I see Uve a giveaway here. I must say ur v generous Eila, thank u. Congratulations too on ur 3rd bloggiversary

  8. Happy blog anniversary to you! Your layouts are do such gorgeous layers and designs very inspirational I for sure will miss your work at Scrap Around the World but I promiss to visit you more often here on your pretty blog.....have a wonderful weekend xxx Amy

  9. Dear friend, therse layouts are simply pure delight to look at!! All so beautiful in it's own way. The first one speaks to my heart with that beautiful photo of your handsome Max and the totally scrumptious setting you created for him. Number two has got a similar set of colours that are so appealing in the first one and the light and brightness just cheers me up, and of course your beautiful friend adds her own brightness to the page :-D The layering in the third page is just divine. I could look at it for ages!! I am sure it brought a lot of happiness to your sick friend! This post certainly has the WOW factor, Eila!! Enjoy the rest of your Sunday! <3

  10. Hello Eila , it's my first visit on your blog and hope to be a frequent visitor. Your projects are very fabulous , love them all :-) and your posts with detailed supply lists are great. Happy Blog Birthday !
    Isa from Poland/ BLUEBELL

  11. Absolutely beautiful Eila. You are just the perfect Prima ambassador. You use their products so perfectly!! And happy birthday to you!! That 3 years has flown by so rapidly & blog land and Facebook wouldn't be so joyful without you in it!

  12. First of all . congrats on your blogaversary. :D Wish you many more happy blogging years! :D :D
    I've already left a comment on your review post, but wanted to tell you here as well that I absolutely love the layouts you created. They are stunning! Love, love, love them! Hugs! xx

  13. Congrats on your anniversary, what a journey it has been! I have you are enjoying it so far:) In this post you have really outdone yourself, it's 200% Eila factor ! Kram :)

  14. Wow time flies... just dropping in to gaze at all your new beautiful work. Hope you are well!