Presents! - 8x8 Layout Process Video // Episode P - Summer of Stories!

July 25, 2019

Time for another Crafty Christmas in July inspired layout! This is also paired with my Summer of Stories episodes that are running throughout the summer! I recently finished my 2016 Christmas Mini Album but had a ton of photos leftover, so I decided to make an additional album as a gift!



These pages were simple, but impactful thanks to color impact and texture! The left-hand side is full of so many different layers! As some of you know, I truly enjoy mixing and matching products. I took some vintage-styled items from K & Company and paired them with pop art design like pieces from Echo Park! The colors really drive the layout to make it feel a bit more cohesive, but don't be afraid to experiment! Something you hate now might just grow on you!


Another thing that really pulls the layouts into one is the repetitive items. The gold stars, the puffy stars, and similar patterns keep the eyes focused on these pages. The only way the right layout was going to succeed was through contrast. Red and green are opposing colors, but we love them anyway. Since there is red in my photos, I decided to go for a heavy green background, they automatically pop! I added in some additional alternating paper layers to keep the contrast building up!


I hope you enjoyed! I am truly loving this 8x8 size. Have you ever worked on a project in this size? Thank you for stopping by!

Download P Story List Ideas Here!

You Might Also Like

0 comments

Thanks for leaving a comment! I appreciate all feedback, suggestions, questions, and comments! Don't forget that you can find me on Instagram and Facebook to get more immediate feedback!

Website Disclaimer

Unless otherwise noted all photos, words, and designs are copyrighted by Katelyn Clary. I reserve the right to change this site as I see fit. I am not responsible for actions of advertisers or affiliates. There are affiliate links used on this site. You may purchase through these links and I will receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. For any questions, comments, or concerns please see the About Me page of the menu or contact me directly.

Like us on Facebook