14-Innocence, Double page layout

This is how I solved case 14. I used ruffles in the larger photoframe, at the bottom of the strip of smaller photos and in the corners with the buttons.
I used wet medium (sprinkled the butterflies with pink, as well as the background and some part of the photos too).
I used fake stitcking with dimensional paint... simple design but on addorable papers that matched the case so well, so the only thing I added was a ruffled white ribbon at the corners and buttos on top.
Here are some close ups...






The journaling is about a very funny moment years ago during our last photo shoot before we moved to Trevelin. Lara (who was just 2 years old at the time) didn't want to be there, was so mad and how her sis Ali (who was 7) convinced her to smile at the photographer...
I tell all this in detail in my blog, NOW BILINGUAL, JUST FOR YOU! my dear CSI friends :)
So go ahead and have a look:
As you know, I'm new to blogging so I'll appreciate your honest comments. Any ideas welcome! :)

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Comment by Anna-Karin - DT on April 22, 2012 at 2:50am

Such sweet photos and a beautiful layout. Love the dimensional paint faux stitches, great idea!! TFS!

Comment by Eila Sandberg on April 21, 2012 at 1:42am

Love the faux stitches Carolina, they look absolutely fab! he he gloriously funny photos too! beautiful two-pager, well done!!

Comment by Rosa Daporta on April 19, 2012 at 4:53pm

Beautiful, Carolina. The pictures are hillarious. Very sweet layout!!

Comment by Debbi Tehrani - DT on April 19, 2012 at 7:13am

 Comment by Helen Wallace 12 hours agoDelete Comment

So pretty and girly.  Love the multi toned butterfly  :)

Comment by Debbi Tehrani - DT on April 19, 2012 at 7:12am

 Comment by Joyce Lawrence 7 hours agoDelete Comment

You're so industrious...wow a two pager.  The photos are darling and such a great idea to scrap them all together.  Love the little cross stitches and the sweet little butterflies.

Comment by Jenny Evans on April 18, 2012 at 11:51pm

Beautiful layout! Love your faux stitching!! Those photos are so sweet!! Great job!!

Comment by Adrienne Ford on April 18, 2012 at 9:13pm

Aww, they look like the really love eachother! Beautiful page-prefect for little girls in my opinion :) and what a neat idea using dimensional paint for the faux stitching!

Comment by Jacynthe Loubier on April 18, 2012 at 12:11pm

Such a pretty 2page layout, Carolina. I love your "fake" crosstiches. If you had not posted the close-up shots I would have thought they were hand-stitched with floss. I love how you worked with the paper and only added a few little touches to finish it off. The  framing of the main photo looks great as well. Beautiful work, once again :)

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