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Sunday, November 27, 2011

Pinterest Inspiration

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I apologize in advance for my short post. I am running out of time to get my project for the Amber Inklings Pinny party posted. I need to get the post up and start on dinner, laundry, etc.

My daughter has found the internet. Now all around the PC, there are little scraps of paper with her passwords, etc. for the websites she likes to visit. After getting a little push from the Pinny party on the Amber Inklings blog, I decided to make her a little book to keep her password info and the phone numbers of her friends.

Inside I have sections for passwords, address/phone numbers, and note pages. Here is a link to the template I made for the inside pages. I warn you they are not great but they serve the purpose. Feel fee to download and use as you would like at http://www.mediafire.com/?66wg24i4j0649xn. I think I set it up so that it works. Let me know if you have a problem.

I was inspired by this address book

and this password book that pinned on Pinterest

This was the first time I used the Zutter Bind It All that I bought from a friend. Here is a link to the tutorial I used to figure out how to use it.

You still have a few hours to join the Pinny party. It looks like will be fun. Next week I will plan my time better so that I am not so rushed.

Thank you for stopping by!

Supplies:

  • Stamps: Computer Love (digital stamp) by Meljen’s Designs
  • Inks: None
  • Papers: Misc. cardboard (for the covers), Georgia Pacific CS, Close To My Heart Cherry-O paper pack, misc computer paper (for inside pages)3
  • Tools: Zutter Bind It All & tools , Sewing Machine, Big Shot, Spellbinders Nestabilities, Copic markers, Papertrey Journal Tabs die
  • Embellishments: Misc. velvet rick rack, October Afternoon stickers

Challenges:

27 comments:

Tracy V. said...

Cute idea Cheryl. I keep meaning to make myself a book like that for all the different websites that I visit!! Love pinterest...total addict, I have found such great ideas on there!

Hugs,
Tracy Valure

Annette said...

what a fun idea...I so need to do this...

Pam said...

Oh my wordie - this is perfect Cheryl! I think I need a book like this, or at least the Dhubs does. Thank you so much for joining our very first Pinny Party. With projects like this for inspiration we will certainly keep the links alive!

Jennifer said...

This is sooo adorable! Great way to give her some encouragement with her online "life". The papers are wonderful and the image is perfect!

Sara I. said...

What an adorable idea!! My tween daughter would love this and so do I - love the MJD image and the paper pieced heart! The papers are so much fun and love the stitching! Cute fun way to do your daughter's name - I bet she loved this!! xx

Benzi said...

What a great book for your daughter. I bet she loves it. Thanks for joining the circle challenge this week at Tuesday Throwdown.

Pat (mspfd) said...

Cheryl, this is terrific -- very professional looking (inside and out). Love the templates you designed and the sweet cover you created. Bet your daughter loved it.

Kathy and Lucky said...

Cute idea and just perfect for her, love the image and the papers you used. :)

Biggan said...

Lovely idea!! I really need one! :) Great combination of papers and colors! Thanks for joining our challenge at Alota Rubberstamps!

Hugs
Birgit

Jenn Borjeson said...

Great idea, it came out really cute!

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

What a FABULOUS idea Cheryl! It looks awesome!
Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘POLKA DOT’ challenge and please come back again soon!

Darlene
one of the 'Sistahs'
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

Riet said...

So gorgeous Cheryl.

Hugs Riet.xx

Pam said...

YAY! I printed the templates - worked like a charm. Thanks so much for setting this up. Mine won't be as pretty as yours, but it will be functional. Thank you!

xiumaiyuki said...

What a great idea!! And your book came out so pretty and love all those pink!

Crafty Cre8tions said...

What a great little book for Liz! I'm sure she'll keep it under lock and key but will really appreciate having it! I am the worst with passwords!

whoistracy said...

What a great idea!! This would be perfect for my nieces. They are just starting to discover the internet and could use something like this.

sara said...

gorgeous what a fab idea thanks so much for joining us at deep ocean this week
hugs sara x

Karin said...

Very cute! Love that little computer image for the project and this would make a great stocking stuffer this holiday season!

Audrey Pettit said...

What a great idea and how adorable this is! I need a little book like that! I've got passwords and ids written down all over the place and have to go through a real search to find the right one most of the time. :)

Anne Marie said...

What a fu idea! I need to make one of these myself, as i am always forgetting my passwords. Lol! That little computer image is too cute! :)

Flip-Flop Creations said...

Cheryl, what a fabulous idea!!! I bet your Daughter was tickled to get it. You should sell them!! Too clever...and cute to boot!! ~jeni :)

Sheryl said...

Hi Cheryl! What a wonderful gift idea! Your book is beautiful and I'm sure that your daughter will love having it! Also, Thank you for the link! I'm inspired!!
Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy for our, "Make A Gift" challenge!
Warm Hugs, Sheryl

K. Joy said...

I so need to make one of these for me!! I am always loosing passwords or forgetting to write them down! The little book is adorable, thanks for the idea! :)

sandra's crafty corner said...

fab book hun i need me one of those,thanks so much for joinin our free for all challenge at creative craft challenges, good luck and hope to see you with us again soon, hugs sandra Dt

TannyP said...

Amazing and inspiring as always! I love this idea...I'm sure your daughter appreciated it! Thanks for playing along with the Sisterhood of Crafters Polka Dot challenge!

Splashbunny said...

Simply gorgeous hun!
Thank you for joining us for our anything goes challenge at PCJ.
hugs
Zahreenxx

Micki said...

Hey girlfriend, I'm so late (ugh been so busy) but first I love this book. What really caught my eye is the password list. I am so going to have to attempt to make one :-). Your coloring is awesome. I totally love it. I hope you had a wonderful, relaxing and joyful Christmas. I may be quiet but am always sending thoughts your way. Hugs

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