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Transformation Thursday: Fall to Winter Layout

When you find something that works, you just have to have it in every color for every season, am I right!?  Like your favorite pair of dress slacks for work, the "little black dress" of pumps, the comfiest yoga pants---you get what I mean! 

Well, I found one of the best layout options for quick and easy cards for virtually any occasion!  And the best part is this layout showcases my favorite Designer Series Papers!  I'm sharing it with you today to show you how easy it is to take your favorite layout and transform it (ha! thus, Transformation Thursday!) into a completely different card!

Here's a view of a Fall card that was transformed into a Winter card merely by changing up the Designer Series Paper, Sentiment, and Embellishments.  Too. Easy.


See how nice this layout is and since it let's the DSP do the "heavy" work---you just pick a nice sentiment and your card is complete.  You could make a bunch of these for pretty much anything.  I love it!

Here's a closer look at the layout for you:


You can dress this layout up, you can leave it as it is---it's almost like those "little black dress" pumps...or those super comfy yoga pants!  (I did say almost!!)

Did this inspire you to try the layout out?  Share it with me when you re-create your own!


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