Create the perfect personalised love story Scrapbook for
that special someone this Valentines, with this easy to follow tutorial. Everyone
loves a thoughtful gift and with this design, you can add memories of your time
together and a personal message in the pocket inside.
You will need:
Edition Love Story 12’’x12’’ paper pad
Edition Buckles die set
Edition Varsity die set
Serendipity heart Wooden
How to make:
the 12x12 Love Story paper pad, take a sheet of paper and draw half a heart
down the page and cut it out.
a ruler, measure 1cm in from the straight edge of the heart and score a line
with a pair of scissors and fold to create a flap.
double sided tape to secure the flap to the left edge of another Love Story 12x12
out a smaller heart shape from the 12x12 Love Story paper pad, large enough for
a photo, and using a glue stick, position the paper heart and adhere to the
centre of the heart flap.
your photo onto the patterned heart shape.
the buckles set, cut out a few borders and decorate the left edge of the heart flap.
out a mixture of hearts using the Willow die set and
decorate with red inked edges , glue along the curved side of the heart
a resin flower to the centre of the heart flap to begin making a clasp. On the
right of this resin flower, stick a wooden button heart on the square card. Add
another resin flower on top of this to give the card dimension. Tie together with a small piece of twine to
connect the half heart shape and card.
up the flap and cut a piece of card about 7x4 cm to make a pocket. Cut out more
decorative toppers from the Love Story pad and layer on to the pocket to add a
scrapbook effect. Glue the left, right and bottom edge of the pocket and ensure
to leave the top edge un-glued.
Cut out a tag from the 12x12 Love Story pad and
write a message on the back, insert into the pocket before closing the flap.
Tip: Add a few
memories such as small photos, cinema/ travelling tickets to the pocket as
Cut a strip of paper 15.5x6cm and on one end, cut
a fishtale, align the straight edge to the bottom left corner of the page and
using a glue stick, adhere the paper onto the card. Cut out a few more of the
tags from the 12x12 sheet and layer them together to gain the collage effect.
Finish the page by cutting out a title using the
varsity die set on craft foam. Use craft glue to stick the title to the layered
Scrapbooking is a great excuse to compile your favourite memories
for special occasions, why not use the same design for a birthday, graduation
or wedding? Remember to upload your wonderful makes to our project gallery!