Simple Summer Ideas, *NEW* Magazine and Winners!

Hi Everyone
A couple of super quick and easy ideas today – great for using up scraps or when you want a quick idea to brighten up your fridge or filing cabinet.

Polaroid Style Fridge Magnet Frames
These were really easy to make. I cut out some Polaroid style frames from layers of cardstock and glued 2 together for extra thickness.

I used some paper, stickers and chipboard from the Hello Summer Collection from Echo Park to decorate the frames and added an adhesive magnetic strip to the back. These make awesome gifts for grandparents who get tons of pics via email – but don’t print many out!

Fridge Magnets
I picked these photo fridge magnets up at the dollar store and used some spare stickers to decorate them. They have been brightening up my fridge all winter here in NZ!

New Magazine
There is a new online magazine on the way – jam packed with fabulous projects, tutorials and great papercrafting inspiration. They will be looking for submissions too for the first 2013 issue, so check out the Facebook page here and the website here – which leads to my…

OK – you guys were SO AWESOME in helping to boost PaperHaus Magazine on Facebook – that I am going to send out THREE – not one 6×6 paper pads.

The first winner is Sheetal Shah who receive the Cosmo Cricket pad but I will also be sending Echo Park Dots and Stripes paper pads to Clare Tomonaga and Vicki Parker. Email me here with your address please!

Please post a comment with any questions πŸ™‚
I am linking up this post to these websites here.

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  • Reply Cheryl Hutcherson August 12, 2012 at 11:51 AM

    Love the magnet idea for grandparents especially! Thanks for the giveaway! Love that paper…hadn't seen that one yet! Gorgeous!

  • Reply cassie August 12, 2012 at 2:14 PM

    that cosmo cricket paper looks great! Can't wait for the new magazine πŸ™‚

  • Reply Sarabeth aka Sarita August 12, 2012 at 3:27 PM

    love the magnet idea too!!!! how cool is that-i'm a polaroid freak and this is getting added to my DIMS (Do It Myself Someday) List πŸ™‚

    Thanks for the chance to win-of course I liked, mentioned you AND i'm going to see about submitting some fun projects!


  • Reply Deepthi August 12, 2012 at 5:13 PM

    Love the magnet ….. Would love to try it out…..

  • Reply Amy Papale August 13, 2012 at 2:00 AM

    The magnet is an awesome idea, I will have to give it a try. The new magazine looks like it will be amazing too!

  • Reply lutingobelin August 13, 2012 at 2:15 AM

    those magnets are so pretty. I have a kit to make some, but I can't chose the pictures ! lol TFS

  • Reply Miriam Prantner August 13, 2012 at 2:39 AM

    Fun project! Stopped by Paperhaus to say hi from you.

  • Reply Dos Lunas August 14, 2012 at 12:35 AM

    I just found your blog, LOVEEEE IT, AWESOME, and thank you for the chance!!

  • Reply Vicki August 14, 2012 at 7:46 PM

    Thanks very much Lowri. Super excited to see my name there. πŸ™‚

    • Reply Lowri August 19, 2012 at 10:48 AM

      Hi Vicki – this will be mailed tomorrow – you should get it by Wednesday at the latest πŸ™‚

      Regards, Lowri

  • Reply A Lived in Home August 19, 2012 at 2:27 PM

    These are so colorful and fun! Would love for you to come visit my Get Social Sunday link party that's live and link up your homepage. You can promote your awesome blog!

  • Reply Maria Maureen April 27, 2013 at 6:34 AM

    Hi there! Greeting from Indonesia. What an awesome idea you have! :))

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