Friday, June 13, 2014

Hold on a second.............

 


 
If you haven't heard....The Trinket Track store will
be having an extended break. At this stage I don't know how long
that break will be. It could be quite a while.
It is a very hard decision to make but I just can't dedicate full time
work to it anymore...and I can't exactly ask you lovelies
to only buy embellies every now and then so I can keep up ;-)
 
The main reason I started The Trinket Track was because I had
a desire to be involved in the craft industry other than being on DTs, creative
challenges and being published and what a wonderful experience that was!
I met so many people and had so many wonderful opportunities - there
was also the thrill of seeing my pretty embellies on the pages of
magazines - and even the cover thank you!
 
You are all amazing, so I want to give something back!
Right here on this blog!
I mean, I can't let this awesome blog design go to waste can I?!?!?!?
 
There is something coming...something BIG!
Please keep reading, because we're not done yet!
 
 
 
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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Carnival colours!

 
Hi everyone!
I have this really quick and easy layout to share with you all.
 

 
I know I am always glad to see the end of Summer....but living
in QLD, even a Winter's day can be hot....so I don't miss it for long!
This particular day was the hottest day of Summer, with temperatures
reaching 40 degrees Celsius. We decided to spend it at the water park with
half of Brisbane lol!
 
My background is so basic. I used a piece of Kaisercraft base coat
patterned paper - best paper ever!
I added a acrylic heart button and topped it with some rainbow string.
I then scattered some Starfetti across the page.
 
I adhered them with tacky glue and some tweezers.
I didn't like them all lying down flat so I overlapped them.
 
 
I used some of the rainbow string to frame my photo.

 
Quick and easy!
Adding bright colours to a layout can
add lots of interest to simple layouts!
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Friday, May 2, 2014

Last share from Cathy

 
Good morning crafters!
This morning is Cathy's turn to share
one more layout with us.
We often forget to scrap our furry friends but here
Cathy has scrapped an ode to her beloved pet whom
she lost some time ago.
What a beautiful tribute to a loyal friend!
 
 
 
This is simply breathtaking!
I am loving every little detail in this layout.
 
Trinkets used:
* Coconut button
* Resin open blooms
* Filigree flowers
* Meadow blooms
* Cork it! Butterfly
* Resin scalloped frame
* Metal charm - arrow
* Cat eye cabochon
 
Don't forget to visit Cathy's blog
here and follow along to keep track of her amazing work!
Cathy Can't Help Herself
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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Some inspiration from Mary

 
Hi Trinket fans!
Tonight, I have two amazing layouts by our
talented Guest Designer, Mary
 
Mary played was not only a Gust Designer for The Trinket Track
but also a Special Investigator at
CSI - Colr Stories Inspiration
 
 
 
Using beautiful pastels colours, Mary
created this stunning layout:
 
I love the paper layers and the
metal trinkets used to embellish this page!
 
 


Trinkets used:
 
* Beaded pearl hearts
* Metal charms - lightbulb
* Metal gears
* Mixed media metal - medium doilie
 
 
This next layout is amazing!
I love the gorgeous mixed media background!
 
 
 
 
Trinkets used:
 
* Grunge elements stars
* Acrylic beads - domino
 
Thanks for your beautiful work Mary!!
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Friday, April 25, 2014

Monre inspiration from Cathy

 
Hello Trinket fans!
This morning, I have this beautiful layout to
share from the talented Cathy Cafun
She was inspired by this week's case file at CSI
 
 





 
 
Cathy has used such beautiful colours to showcase this case file!
Trinket Track products used:
 
* Resin frame
* Resin open bloom
* Berry sprigs
* Coconut button
* Wooden frame
* sequins
 
Don't forget to check out the CSI case files and play along for your
chance to win a gift voucher to spend in The Trinket Track store!
 
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Sunday, April 20, 2014

 
 
On behalf of myself and my family, I would like to
wish all our customers, blog readers and friends
a very happy Easter!
 
 
 
 
 
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Friday, April 18, 2014

Stunning layout by Mary!

 
 
Good Morning!
I love the diversity in our
Guest Designers work! This stunning layout
by Mary blew me away!
 
 
 
 
There are so many fun and funky elements here.
I love how she incorporated all those little Trinkets
and made them work with all the other elements.
 
Products used:
 
* Cork it! Potty People
* Pearl beaded hearts
* Grunge Elements stars
* Domino beads
 
Did you get a chance to play along with
CSI this week?
If you didn't, don't worry!
There is another fabulous case file next week
and even more inspiration from Mary!
If you want to see more of her fabulous work, visit her blog
http://mbennetts.blogspot.com.au/
 
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