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Welcome!

Hello fellow scrapbookers!!! Welcome to "Lasting Memories" which is all about LAYOUTS!! Yes, JUST layouts! There are no cards allowed here. Find us on all the social media networks and follow us so you don't miss a thing. We have weekly themed challenges, but you have the whole month to get in on the fun! Our challenges begin each Sunday at 8am EST and all 4 challenges will end on the date listed on the sidebar at 6pm EST. At month's end, we will have a prize pack for one lucky person and choose a GDT to join us for a month! Enter all 4 challenges for 4 chances to win! One entry per challenge please! No back-linking is appreciated, for we would love to know that we "Challenged" you. We look forward to challenging you and helping you get your pages completed!

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A lot of crafters use specialized hosting sites that not all of us have access to. We just wanted to let you know that if we don't comment, it's because we don't have access - but we see your work here at LM and appreciate your taking the time to link up and show off your style!!

Sunday, December 13, 2020

LM #528 - Mixed Bag - Anything Goes

Hello, everyone! Welcome back to Lasting Memories, we are so happy that you are here today. Before I get to this week's challenge, I just wanted to say thank you to all of you that have played along with us in 2020. We are so thankful that you choose to spend some time with us each week. In order to give our design team a little time off for the holidays, this will be our last challenge of the month. The linky for our December challenges will remain open until Saturday, January 2nd and we will be right back here on January 3rd with new challenges to kick-off 2021.

Since this is our last challenge for December, I would like to thank Rona and Barbara for being our guest designers. Their beautiful work is always a great source of inspiration.

Now for this week's challenge. Our theme for December is "Mixed Bag" and our challenges are a little bit of everything. To finish off 2020 our last challenge will be an easy one:

LM #528 - Anything Goes! Create a layout about anything you want!

Here's a look at the beautiful creations from the design team, starting with our guest designers.

December GDT - Rona


And the beautiful creations from the design team:





Tracey



Now it's your turn! Link up your layouts to the linky below by Saturday, January 2nd at 6 PM for a chance to be our guest designer for an upcoming month and for a chance to win this months prize - a $15 gift certificate to an online store of choice:
Thanks so much for stopping by today. We will see you again in 2021!

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

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Sunday, December 6, 2020

November's Top 3, GDT Picks, and Winner!!

Hello, everyone! Welcome back to Lasting Memories! Today we are sharing our Top 3, GDT Picks, and Winner for November. Before we get to that, we want to say a big thank you to everyone that played along with us last month! It is always so much fun to see everyone's beautiful creations for our challenges. 

First up are the Top 3 - in no particular order:







Congratulations Giorgia, Ashley, and Pinky! Be sure to grab your "Top 3" button from the left sidebar.

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Our pick for Guest Designer for an upcoming month is:

#18 Karen C




Congratulations, Karen, and Cheryl! Please email Lori at loristroup@yahoo.com to accept your guest design team spot and for more information.

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Our winner - by random draw - for this month's prize of a $15 gift certificate to an online store of choice is:


#6 - Karen C


Congratulations, Karen! Email Lori at loristroup@yahoo.com to claim your prize!

Thanks again to everyone that played along with us in November!

Thanks so much for stopping by and hope you find time to create with us this week!


LM #527 - Mixed Bag - Word Play - "Lights"

Hello, everyone! Good Sunday morning to you! We are so happy that you have stopped by today!

It's time for our second challenge for December. Our theme for this month is "mixed bag" and our challenges will be a little bit of everything! This week we have a word play challenge for you.

LM #527 - Word Play Challenge - use a scrappy item, theme, or technique for every letter in the word - "LIGHTS". Your layout does not have to be Christmas related - it can be a layout about anything. 

If you need some ideas for the letters, here is a link to a post that DT member Lauren created with the scrapbook alphabet - https://lem-photography.blogspot.com/p/scrapbook-alphabet.html

Here's a look at the fun creations from the design team, starting with our guest designers:




December GDT - Rona
 L - letter stickers
 I - ink (i used distress oxides to color the wood veneer trees)
G - green
 H- hearts
 T - torn paper and tags
 S - sewing


And the rest of the design team:

L - leaves (holly)
I - illustrated Santa
G - green
H - ho ho ho
T - tartan
S - snowman



L - Layers, Light bulb & "Light" in my title
I - Ink
G - Gold
H - Hearts
T - Teal, Turquoise & a Tiny Text stamp
S -Sequins, stamp & a Shaker (the light bulb)



L ~ Leaf paper
I ~ Ink 
G ~ Green paper 
H ~ Hexagons
T ~ Torn paper
S ~ Sticker letters


Such beautiful examples from our design team! Now it's your turn - link up your layouts to the linky below by Saturday, January 2nd at 6 PM EST for a chance to be our guest designer for an upcoming month and for a chance at this month's prize - a $15 gift certificate to an online store of choice:
I will be posting November's Top 3, GDT picks, and the winner later this evening so stay tuned!

Thanks so much for stopping by the blog today! We can't wait to see your creations!

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