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Star-Spangled Fun Layout


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (1011 Projects)
Project skill level: easy
Project time: less than 30 minutes
Project tags: Patriotic Vintage Holiday Layouts Scrapbook Layouts

Marching bands, parade floats, candy, and fireworks! Record your star-spangled memories with this scrapbook page featuring the Cricut® Extreme Fonts cartridge!

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Cricut Craft Room® Design Software
  • Cream pattern paper (1)
  • Twine
  • Graph pattern paper (1)
  • Trim
  • Chevron pattern paper (1)
  • Embroidery Floss
  • Ruled pattern paper (1)
  • Buttons
  • Navy cardstock (1)
  • Paper Clips
  • Red cardstock (1)
  • Decorative Scissors
  • Dark red cardstock (2)
  • Ink
  • Kraft cardstock (1)
  • Foam Squares
  • White cardstock (1)
  • Adhesive

Project Cut Files

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cricut® Cuts:
Use project cut file (CCR file) to create cuts.

1. Squares
a. Navy square (Navy layer)
b. Cream pattern paper square (Cream PP layer)
c. Graph pattern paper square (Graph PP layer)

2. Chevron
a. Kraft chevron base (Kraft layer)
b. White chevron layer (White layer)

3. Stars
a. Three dark red stars (Dk Red layer)

4. Photo mats
a. Two dark red photo mats (Dk Red layer)

5. Layered stars
a. Four white stars (White layer)
b. Four navy stars (Navy layer)
c. Two red stars (Red layer)

6. Title: Star-Spangled Fun
a. Navy title (Navy layer)
b. Graph pattern paper title (Graph PP layer)
Use paper trimmer to cut one 11 ½” x 11 ½” piece of chevron pattern paper. Adhere to one 12” x 12” piece of dark red cardstock to create base.
Create squares from cuts 1a-1c. Ink edges. Use decorative scissors to trim cut 1a as desired. Layer together. Adhere to layout.
Create chevron from cuts 2a-2b. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to layout.
Create stars from cut 3a. Ink edges. Use sewing machine as desired. Adhere to layout.
Create photo mats from cut 4a. Ink edges. Use sewing machine as desired. Layer together with one 5” x 4” photo and one 3 ½” x 4 1/8” photo. Adhere to layout.
Create layered stars from cuts 5a-5c. Use foam squares to layer together. Use foam squares to adhere to layout.
Create title from cuts 6a-6b. Ink edges. Adhere to layout.
Embellish as desired.

Step 1

Cricut® Cuts:
Use project cut file (CCR file) to create cuts.

1. Squares
a. Navy square (Navy layer)
b. Cream pattern paper square (Cream PP layer)
c. Graph pattern paper square (Graph PP layer)

2. Chevron
a. Kraft chevron base (Kraft layer)
b. White chevron layer (White layer)

3. Stars
a. Three dark red stars (Dk Red layer)

4. Photo mats
a. Two dark red photo mats (Dk Red layer)

5. Layered stars
a. Four white stars (White layer)
b. Four navy stars (Navy layer)
c. Two red stars (Red layer)

6. Title: Star-Spangled Fun
a. Navy title (Navy layer)
b. Graph pattern paper title (Graph PP layer)

Step 2

Use paper trimmer to cut one 11 ½” x 11 ½” piece of chevron pattern paper. Adhere to one 12” x 12” piece of dark red cardstock to create base.

Step 3

Create squares from cuts 1a-1c. Ink edges. Use decorative scissors to trim cut 1a as desired. Layer together. Adhere to layout.

Step 4

Create chevron from cuts 2a-2b. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to layout.

Step 5

Create stars from cut 3a. Ink edges. Use sewing machine as desired. Adhere to layout.

Step 6

Create photo mats from cut 4a. Ink edges. Use sewing machine as desired. Layer together with one 5” x 4” photo and one 3 ½” x 4 1/8” photo. Adhere to layout.

Step 7

Create layered stars from cuts 5a-5c. Use foam squares to layer together. Use foam squares to adhere to layout.

Step 8

Create title from cuts 6a-6b. Ink edges. Adhere to layout.

Step 9

Embellish as desired.

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