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20 August 2008

My Little Book of Me

The project was to make a book about ourselves
& was designed for us to make something very personal
& hopefully inspirational.

There were detailed instructions to follow,
which I hope I have done justice to.

The dimensions of the covers are 6½ inches by 5 inches
(with 8 pages, each being 6 inches by 4½ inches).

I have put the photographs into a slideshow,
to show the finish project.

The covers & pages are mountboard.
I have used stickers by K&Company
& papers from their K-Ology range (Addison & Hannah),
my Krylon 18ct gold leafing pen,
a corner rubber stamp from Crafty Individuals,
VersaMark Watermark Ink Pad,
gold & clear embossing powder,
Distress Ink (walnut stain)
organza ribbon & gems,
various paints,
Glossy accents,
small buttons from Lasting Impressions,
a range of flower paper punches & sandpaper.


  1. Thank you so much for doing this. It is a lovely piece of work - with so much invention and lots of personal touches.


  2. Gorgeous book daisy. It certainly is a lovely piece of which you must be proud.xxxx

  3. Beautiful little book Daisy, what a lovely item to keep :)

  4. How beautiful daisy - well done, I think it is a gorgeous book xxx

  5. This is a gorgeous little book, Daisy. One to treasure.

  6. A fabulous little book!!! Love the colours, detail and...well, all of it!! x

    Well done you for doing it and giving me a kick in the right direction to start mine :)

  7. it is lovely Daisy, what a lot of work has been put into it

  8. brasidas' wife21 August 2008 at 13:27

    It is a lovely book to treasure.

    Di xxx

  9. Fab work Daisy! I haven't even started mine yet.

  10. What a fabulous book Daisy - you must be so pleased with it.

  11. gorgeous book - maybe i should get my bum in gear and get one made for me! xx