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a little Merry Menn Layout!

hi hi hi!
Samantha here, and today I'm sharing the BEST LAYOUT EVER!!
ok, that's exaggerating...but I do really LOVE how it came out! And mostly, it's because of that INCREDIBLE mood board!

I am literally head over heels in love with it!
So for my layout, I created the background with Peerless Watercolors, and lessons I learned from this class at Big Picture classes! (best class ever!)

Once the background was complete, I added some embossing paste with a large polka dot stencil! I used lots of layers from various 6x6 paper pads under my photo. Then went to town embellishing with that awesome mint color!

I used flair from Cloud 9, wooden buttons from the Pool Side collection, stickers from the cute Wonder collection and my favorite silver Thickers paired with my FAVORITE black Thickers!

Every year when we decorate our house for Christmas, my little Menn always love helping Daddy! They are so proud of themselves that they 'helped', and I just love them all in a row with all of that joy on their faces!

I hope you're inspired to use the mood board now!
Thanks for stopping by - and don't forget to shop up and stock up!


  1. Oh how adorable!! I LOVE that background you created!!!

  2. Wowzers!! Stunning layout! That background...totally awesome!! GREAT take on that inspiration badge, Samantha!! FAB job!!

  3. Wow! Such a great layout! That background is just fantastic and I love the photo!

  4. Beautiful! I love the mood board colors!

  5. Beautiful! I love the mood board colors!


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