Friday, March 30, 2012

Design Team Call

Little Red Scrapbook Kit Club is having a Design Team Call!! If you love to scrap with monthly kits and have oodles of creativity just waiting to be recognized, we would like to see what you’ve got. We are putting together a new Design Team with up to 5 members who are up to the challenge.

Requirements include:
1. Ability to produce 3 layouts and 1 card or paper craft project per month with a set deadline using mostly items from the main kit and kit add-ons.
2. Good photography skills for taking pictures of your projects.
3. Ability to come up with fun and creative challenges every month.
4. Projects posted with social media: Facebook, your personal blog, Pinterest, and our Little Red Scrapbook Blog and at least one online gallery.
5. Participation in our friendly Message Board and Gallery at least 4 times weekly.
6. Participation in our Blog, including writing your own posts.
7. Participation in Blog Hops and Special Events.
8. Ability to participate fully for a 12 month term.
9. Open to US residents only at this time.

Does that sound fun? If it does, it’s about to get better. Here’s what we’ll do for you in return:
1. Send you a Monthly Main kit for free.
2. Offer you a discount on the current Kit Add-Ons; if you choose to purchase them, they will be sent with your Main Kit for free.
3. Name, bio and photo featured on our DT Page.
4. Link from our DT Page and Blog to your personal blog.
5. Social Media exposure of your designs.
6. Give you our undying gratitude and amazement for your creations!!

What do you need to do to enter? That’s easy too!
1. Submit photos of 4 of your most favorite recent (last 3-6 months) work that highlights your own personal style, your skills and your creativity to . Projects do not need to use Little Red Scrapbook kits, but we’d love it if they did! Please use the subject line LRS DT CALL. Please no photos bigger than 500 kb each.
2. Write up a quick bio about yourself, mentioning why you’re interested in being on our DT, what experience (if any) you have with DTs, and why you love scrapbooking/paper crafting/cardmaking. Please include a current DT resume (with current obligations) if you have one and contact information (name, address, phone number, email and blog address).
3. Submissions must be received NO LATER than Saturday, April 14, 2012. Submissions received after this date will not be considered for our DT.
4. Applicants selected will be notified by April 16th and the full announcement will be made shortly after that.

If you are reading this, I hope you will consider applying!  Good Luck to all those who apply!

~ Sara ~

Altered Washer Necklace Tutorial - By Design Team Member, Karrie Cook

Supplies Needed:
  • 2” metal washer
  • 1.75” metal washer
  • 30” white cording
  • Pattern paper
  • Butterfly embellishment

Note:  Metal washers can be found at hardware stores.  You can use any size washer desired.


  1. Trace washers on pattern paper and cut out.
  2. Glue to metal washers with Mod Podge.
  3. Sand edges.
  4. Tie cord around both washers.
  5. Add butterfly embellishment with glue dot.

Wear with your favorite spring time outfit!

Thanks Karrie for such a fun and easy tutorial.  I hope this will inspire you to make one for yourself or make one for a sweet gift!

~ Sara ~

March 2012 Kit Reveal

Laugh, I know March is nearly over, but couldn't let the month end without posting March's kit pictures on our blog.  It is such a fun and happy kit, with blues, reds and greens and who can resist all of the sweet birds and hearts the Bo Bunny Alora papers have to offer!  You can check out the kit contents by clicking here.

LRS March 2012 Main Kit:


March 2012 Embellishment Add-On: 

March 2012 Ribbon Add-On:

March 2012 Color Cardstock Add-On:

March 2012 Alphabet Add-On:

Coordinating Stamp:

We also have available in our store the March/April 2012 Theme kit jam packed with Glitz Design Dance In Sunshine collection papers and embellishments.

Thanks for stopping by and taking a look!