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Summer Mini Album


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (1026 Projects)
Project skill level: advanced
Project time: 30 minutes to 1 hour
Project tags: Notebooks/Mini Albums Family Summer Vacation/Travel Trendy

Showcase your summer memories with this fun mini album!

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Cricut Craft Room® design software
  • Gray pattern paper (1)
  • Metal rings
  • Orange pattern paper (1)
  • Rhinestones
  • Blue double sided pattern paper (1)
  • Twine
  • Green pattern paper (1)
  • Button
  • Teal cardstock (2)
  • Washi tape
  • Yellow cardstock (1)
  • Hole punch
  • Red cardstock (1)
  • Adhesive
  • Orange cardstock (1)
  • Transparent paper (1)
  • Light blue cardstock (2)
  • Multi pattern paper (1)
  • White cardstock (2)
  • Yellow pattern paper (1)
  • Gray cardstock (1)

Project Cut Files

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Use project cut file (CCR file) to create cuts. Import project cut file (CCR file) into Cricut Craft Room® design software.
Cricut® Cuts:
Use project cut file (CCR file) to create cuts.

1. Cover
a. White square (White 1 layer)
b. Yellow sunburst (Yellow layer)
c. Red heart (Red layer)
d. Transparent page (Transparen layer)
e. Teal cover (Teal 1 layer)
f. Orange phrase (Orange layer)

2. Pages 1 & 2
a. Light blue page (Lt Blue 1 layer)
b. Three yellow pattern diamonds (Yellow PP layer)
c. Gray ticket (Gray layer)
d. Orange ticket (Orange layer)
e. Gray pattern ticket layer (Gray PP layer)
f. Orange pattern ticket layer (Orange PP layer)
g. Two white scalloped borders (White 1 layer)

3. Pages 3 & 4
a. Gray pattern ticket layer (Gray PP layer)
b. Orange pattern ticket layer (Orange PP layer)
c. Two white scalloped borders (White 1 layer)
d. Blue double sided pattern page (Blue DS PP layer)
e. Two yellow squares (Yellow layer)
f. Two white squares (White layer)

4. Pages 5 & 6
a. Teal square (Teal layer)
b. White square (White 1 layer)
c. White page (White 1 layer)
d. Green pattern pocket (Green PP layer)

5. Pages 7 & 8
a. Transparent page (Transparen layer)
b. Rainbow pattern page (Rainbow layer)
c. White tag (White 1 layer)

6. Pages 9 & 10
a. Orange page (Orange layer)
b. White tag (White 1 layer)
c. Yellow pattern page (Yellow PP layer)
d. White square (White 1 layer)

7. Pages 11 & 12
a. Gray page (Gray layer)
b. White square (White 2 layer)
c. Teal page (Teal 2 layer)

8. Back
a. Light blue page (Lt Blue 2 layer)
Create cover from cuts 1a-1f. Layer together.
Create pages 1 & 2 from cuts 2a-2g. Layer together. Attach one 3” x 3” photo to page 1. Attach two 2” x 2” photos to page 2.
Create pages 3 & 4 from cuts 3a-3f. Layer together. Attach two 2” x 2” photos to page 3. Attach to 1 ¾” x 1 ¾” photos to page 4. Use paper trimmer to cut two ½” x 1 ½” pieces of orange pattern paper. Use scissors to trim. Attach to page 4.
Create pages 5 & 6 from cuts 4a-4d. Layer together. Attach one 3” x 3” photo to page 5. Insert one 4” x 3” into pocket on page 6. Attach twine.
Create pages 7 & 8 from cuts 5a-5c. Layer together. Attach one 3” x 3” photo to page 7. Attach two 2” x 2” photos to page 8. Attach twine and washi tape.
Create pages 9 & 10 from cuts 6a-6d. Layer together. Attach two 1 ½” x 1 ½” photos to page 9. Attach one 2 ¾” x 2 ¾” photo to page 10. Use paper trimmer to cut one 1 ½” x ¾” piece of orange pattern paper. Use scissors to trim. Attach to page 10. Attach twine and washi tape.
Create pages 11 & 12 from cuts 7a-7c. Layer together. Attach one 1 ¾” x 2 ¾” photo to page 11. Use paper trimmer to cut two ¾” x 1 ½” pieces of orange pattern paper. Use scissors to trim. Attach to page 11.
Use hole punch as desired. Attach jump rings. Embellish as desired.

Step 1

Use project cut file (CCR file) to create cuts. Import project cut file (CCR file) into Cricut Craft Room® design software.

Step 2

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

1. Cover
a. White square (White 1 layer)
b. Yellow sunburst (Yellow layer)
c. Red heart (Red layer)
d. Transparent page (Transparen layer)
e. Teal cover (Teal 1 layer)
f. Orange phrase (Orange layer)

2. Pages 1 & 2
a. Light blue page (Lt Blue 1 layer)
b. Three yellow pattern diamonds (Yellow PP layer)
c. Gray ticket (Gray layer)
d. Orange ticket (Orange layer)
e. Gray pattern ticket layer (Gray PP layer)
f. Orange pattern ticket layer (Orange PP layer)
g. Two white scalloped borders (White 1 layer)

3. Pages 3 & 4
a. Gray pattern ticket layer (Gray PP layer)
b. Orange pattern ticket layer (Orange PP layer)
c. Two white scalloped borders (White 1 layer)
d. Blue double sided pattern page (Blue DS PP layer)
e. Two yellow squares (Yellow layer)
f. Two white squares (White layer)

4. Pages 5 & 6
a. Teal square (Teal layer)
b. White square (White 1 layer)
c. White page (White 1 layer)
d. Green pattern pocket (Green PP layer)

5. Pages 7 & 8
a. Transparent page (Transparen layer)
b. Rainbow pattern page (Rainbow layer)
c. White tag (White 1 layer)

6. Pages 9 & 10
a. Orange page (Orange layer)
b. White tag (White 1 layer)
c. Yellow pattern page (Yellow PP layer)
d. White square (White 1 layer)

7. Pages 11 & 12
a. Gray page (Gray layer)
b. White square (White 2 layer)
c. Teal page (Teal 2 layer)

8. Back
a. Light blue page (Lt Blue 2 layer)

Step 3

Create cover from cuts 1a-1f. Layer together.

Step 4

Create pages 1 & 2 from cuts 2a-2g. Layer together. Attach one 3” x 3” photo to page 1. Attach two 2” x 2” photos to page 2.

Step 5

Create pages 3 & 4 from cuts 3a-3f. Layer together. Attach two 2” x 2” photos to page 3. Attach to 1 ¾” x 1 ¾” photos to page 4. Use paper trimmer to cut two ½” x 1 ½” pieces of orange pattern paper. Use scissors to trim. Attach to page 4.

Step 6

Create pages 5 & 6 from cuts 4a-4d. Layer together. Attach one 3” x 3” photo to page 5. Insert one 4” x 3” into pocket on page 6. Attach twine.

Step 7

Create pages 7 & 8 from cuts 5a-5c. Layer together. Attach one 3” x 3” photo to page 7. Attach two 2” x 2” photos to page 8. Attach twine and washi tape.

Step 8

Create pages 9 & 10 from cuts 6a-6d. Layer together. Attach two 1 ½” x 1 ½” photos to page 9. Attach one 2 ¾” x 2 ¾” photo to page 10. Use paper trimmer to cut one 1 ½” x ¾” piece of orange pattern paper. Use scissors to trim. Attach to page 10. Attach twine and washi tape.

Step 9

Create pages 11 & 12 from cuts 7a-7c. Layer together. Attach one 1 ¾” x 2 ¾” photo to page 11. Use paper trimmer to cut two ¾” x 1 ½” pieces of orange pattern paper. Use scissors to trim. Attach to page 11.

Step 10

Use hole punch as desired. Attach jump rings. Embellish as desired.

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I just made this it's about 6 x 6. I'm not sure why there was a transparent page sandwiched between pages. I left it out.

Published on August 31, 2013 by chick256 Flag Comment As Inappropriate
Love this mini. Looks like you could use the Elegant Edges cartridge to make this one.

Published on August 30, 2013 by gailarita Flag Comment As Inappropriate
I love this mini album, but the size of the album is not listed.

Published on August 30, 2013 by Kathleen612704 Flag Comment As Inappropriate