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Happy Day Layout


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (1007 Projects)
Project skill level: moderate
Project time: 30 minutes to 1 hour
Project tags: Family Classic Family Layouts Scrapbook Layouts

Repeat a shape across the background of your scrapbook page to create a cozy, quilt-inspired look.

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Brads
  • Dark brown cardstock (3)
  • Eyelets
  • Kraft cardstock (1)
  • Ink
  • 6 x 6 pattern paper pad (1)
  • Spray ink
  • Graph pattern paper (1)
  • Pen
  • Script pattern paper (1)
  • Sewing machine & thread
  • Red solid pattern paper (1)
  • Eyelet setter
  • Light red pattern paper (1)
  • Foam squares
  • Yellow pattern paper (1)
  • Adhesive

Project Cut Files

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cricut® Cuts:

Cricut® Essentials Cartridge
1. Diamond Circle
a. Sixteen brown bases (1 ¾” )
b. Sixteen multiple 6 x 6 pattern paper pad layers (1 ¾” Shift + )
2. Title Block
a. Dark brown base (3 ½” )
b. Graph pattern paper layer (3 ½” Shift + )
3. Scallop Journal Block
a. Dark brown base (2” )
b. Graph pattern paper layer (2” Shift + )
4. Berry Branch
a. Branch (4 ¼” )
b. Berries (4 ¼” Shift + )
5. Swirls
a. Two dark brown swirls (3” Shift + )
6. Flowers
a. Two large flowers (2 ½” )
b. Two small flowers (2” )
c. Two large layers (2 ¾” Shift + )
d. Two small layers (2 ¾” Shift + )

Cricut® Alphabet Cartridge
7. Title: Happy Day
a. Dark brown shadow (3” Font 3 + Shift + )
b. Red solid pattern paper title (3” Font 3 + Shift + )
c. Light red pattern paper title (3” Font 3 + Shift + )
Use paper trimmer to cut one 11 ½” x 11 ½” piece of kraft cardstock. Ink edges. Adhere to one 12” x 12” piece of dark brown cardstock to create base. Spray ink on surface. Set aside to dry.
Create layered circles from cuts 1a-1b. Ink edges. Layer together and adhere layout.
Create title block from cuts 2a-2b. Ink edges. Layer together. Use sewing machine as desired. Adhere to layout.
Use paper trimmer to cut one 6 ½” x 5” piece of script pattern paper and one 6” x 4 ½” piece of dark brown cardstock. Ink edges. Layer together with one 5 ½” x 4” photo. Adhere to layout.
Create title from cuts 7a-7c. Use scissors to trim cut 7c. Layer together. Adhere to layout.
Create scallop journal block from cuts 3a-3b. Ink edges. Layer together. Use sewing machine as desired. Set eyelets. Add journaling. Adhere to layout.
Create berry branch and swirls from cuts 4a-5a. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to layout.
Create flowers from cuts 6a-6d. Ink edges. Layer together. Use foam squares to adhere to layout.
Embellish as desired.

Step 1

Cricut® Cuts:

Cricut® Essentials Cartridge
1. Diamond Circle
a. Sixteen brown bases (1 ¾” )
b. Sixteen multiple 6 x 6 pattern paper pad layers (1 ¾” Shift + )
2. Title Block
a. Dark brown base (3 ½” )
b. Graph pattern paper layer (3 ½” Shift + )
3. Scallop Journal Block
a. Dark brown base (2” )
b. Graph pattern paper layer (2” Shift + )
4. Berry Branch
a. Branch (4 ¼” )
b. Berries (4 ¼” Shift + )
5. Swirls
a. Two dark brown swirls (3” Shift + )
6. Flowers
a. Two large flowers (2 ½” )
b. Two small flowers (2” )
c. Two large layers (2 ¾” Shift + )
d. Two small layers (2 ¾” Shift + )

Cricut® Alphabet Cartridge
7. Title: Happy Day
a. Dark brown shadow (3” Font 3 + Shift + )
b. Red solid pattern paper title (3” Font 3 + Shift + )
c. Light red pattern paper title (3” Font 3 + Shift + )

Step 2

Use paper trimmer to cut one 11 ½” x 11 ½” piece of kraft cardstock. Ink edges. Adhere to one 12” x 12” piece of dark brown cardstock to create base. Spray ink on surface. Set aside to dry.

Step 3

Create layered circles from cuts 1a-1b. Ink edges. Layer together and adhere layout.

Step 4

Create title block from cuts 2a-2b. Ink edges. Layer together. Use sewing machine as desired. Adhere to layout.

Step 5

Use paper trimmer to cut one 6 ½” x 5” piece of script pattern paper and one 6” x 4 ½” piece of dark brown cardstock. Ink edges. Layer together with one 5 ½” x 4” photo. Adhere to layout.

Step 6

Create title from cuts 7a-7c. Use scissors to trim cut 7c. Layer together. Adhere to layout.

Step 7

Create scallop journal block from cuts 3a-3b. Ink edges. Layer together. Use sewing machine as desired. Set eyelets. Add journaling. Adhere to layout.

Step 8

Create berry branch and swirls from cuts 4a-5a. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to layout.

Step 9

Create flowers from cuts 6a-6d. Ink edges. Layer together. Use foam squares to adhere to layout.

Step 10

Embellish as desired.

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SHOWCASED - A FEATURED PROJECT
SHOWCASED - A FEATURED PROJECT
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This is a great layout. I changed things up a little but stuck to the basic design. Love the circles and the flowers too!

Published on June 03, 2013 by LisaL Flag Comment As Inappropriate