Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Document December with Susan: My Kit


Happy December - I'm excited to share my "Document December" kit and project here on the Counterfeit Kit Challenge blog! I will be gathering a kit to use for my December Daily mini-album. December Daily is a project developed by Ali Edwards in which you record a story every day for the month of December. You can find specific information about the project on Ali's blog.

I began by spending a little time on Pinterest, browsing December Daily ideas to get myself in the holiday mood. Well, maybe I spent more than a little time because does anyone really spend just a little time on Pinterest??? I made a December Daily 2015 board to guide me in selecting items for my December CKC kit. Here's a little peek at my board:


The majority of my pins were in shades of turquoise, pink, and red and so I thought I would shake things up this year and use those colors instead of the traditional red and green I've always used. I pulled out my boxes of Christmas papers and embellishments and gathered everything in those colors. I also decided to go with silver as a metallic option this year instead of my usual gold.

I ended up with this selection of papers:

This is what I pulled for stickers and rub-ons:

Here is an assortment of other embellishments, including washi tape, tags, wood veneer and stamps:

Here is my complete December CKC kit, "Merry & Bright":

I'll be back tomorrow to show you how I turned my kit into my December Daily mini-album!
Susan

8 comments:

  1. What a lovely board and gorgeous colors!

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  2. Fantastic kit :) Love the colors :)

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  3. Very pretty—I love the colors. I can’t wait to see your album!

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  4. Great kit. I love the colors.


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  5. Can't wait to check out your board! I've seen your previous DDS & I can't WAIT to see this one. What a great start to Documenting December at CKC!

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  6. ooooh....love your paper selection. It drew me right into the rest of the kit. I have a real thirst for turquoise and red right now. And the pink, too! Just add some gold glitter and I'll be right over to roll around in it.

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  7. The turquoise and red is such a great colour combo that I'm tempted to switch!!! But really, such a great looking kit and scrummy embellies and bits and pieces. I bet you can't wait to dip into it again and again. I also agree about the silver - fun this year. If I could track down some copper, I'd be using that!

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  8. Gorgeous colour scheme - and a glorious collection of nommy looking papers and embellishments!

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