CUT FILE TUESDAY | ANDREA LAKE | JULY 2021 HIP KITS

Hi Friends! Andrea here with a new layout featuring the July 2021 Hip Kits. I used the July 2021 Fun Sunny Day cut file designed by Kim Watson to create a large fun title for this interactive page. I added three photos of a recent family hike and hid my journaling in two different spots. … Continue reading CUT FILE TUESDAY | ANDREA LAKE | JULY 2021 HIP KITS

CUT FILE TUESDAY LAYOUT | ANDREA LAKE | JUNE 2021 HIP KITS

Hi Friends! Andrea here with a new layout featuring the June 2021 Hip Kits. I used the June 2021 Lemonade exclusive cut file designed by Kim Watson to help embellish this beautiful photo of my daughter from our recent visit to Glenwood Springs, Colorado.     I knew I wanted a white background to contrast … Continue reading CUT FILE TUESDAY LAYOUT | ANDREA LAKE | JUNE 2021 HIP KITS

CUT FILE TUESDAY LAYOUT | ANDREA LAKE | FEBRUARY 2021 KITS

Hi Friends! I am back with a new interactive layout featuring the February 2021 Hip Kits. I used the March 2021 Camera exclusive cut file designed by Kim Watson to create a nice effect being able to incorporate multiple photos in my page.     I started by cutting the cut file twice to create … Continue reading CUT FILE TUESDAY LAYOUT | ANDREA LAKE | FEBRUARY 2021 KITS

DIY SATURDAY | ANDREA LAKE | FEBRUARY 2021 HIP KITS

Hi Friends! I have a new DIY project featuring the February 2021 Hip Kits. This was my last week at my previous job, and I decided to spread some love to my beloved colleagues. I used the February 2021 Take out box Exclusive Cut File and gathered a few treats to thank the team for … Continue reading DIY SATURDAY | ANDREA LAKE | FEBRUARY 2021 HIP KITS

CUT FILE TUESDAY | ANDREA LAKE | FEBRUARY 2021 HIP KITS

Hi Friends! I have a new layout this week featuring the February 2021 Hip Kits. I was challenged to use a cut file (I went with the 365 NEW Dreams exclusive cut file from January) and add some stitching and mixed media details. Did you get the February 2021 Embellishment Kit with the Mixed Media … Continue reading CUT FILE TUESDAY | ANDREA LAKE | FEBRUARY 2021 HIP KITS

PRODUCT FOCUS WEDNESDAY | HEART CUT FILE AND MIXED MEDIA LAYOUT | HIP KIT CLUB | ANDREA LAKE

Hi Friends! I have a new layout this week featuring the January 2021 Hip Kits. The challenge this week was to use a heart shape cut file and add some mixed media to my project. I had the best time adding the mixed media directly on the cut file (it is my first time) and … Continue reading PRODUCT FOCUS WEDNESDAY | HEART CUT FILE AND MIXED MEDIA LAYOUT | HIP KIT CLUB | ANDREA LAKE

Moodboard Inspired Mini Album | December Hip Kits | Andrea Lake

Hi Friends! I have a new mini album to share with you today inspired by the December 2020 Mood board. I worked with the beautiful December Hip Kits. I was inspired by the colors in the mood board as well as the idea of including multiple photos from this winter season.   I started by … Continue reading Moodboard Inspired Mini Album | December Hip Kits | Andrea Lake

PRODUCT FOCUS WEDNESDAY | STENCIL, COLOR KIT, AND JOURNALING BITS | ANDREA LAKE

Hi Friends! I have a new layout to share with you today focusing on three main products: stencils, a color kit, and journaling bits. I worked with the beautiful November 2020 Hip Kits and I used a few products from past kits as well. This is my “2020 in review” page and I love that … Continue reading PRODUCT FOCUS WEDNESDAY | STENCIL, COLOR KIT, AND JOURNALING BITS | ANDREA LAKE

CUT FILE TUESDAY: NAUGHTY SANTA LAYOUT by ANDREA LAKE

Hi Friends! I have a new project to share with you today using the amazing November 2020 Hip Kits as well as one of the HKC Exclusive cut files that will be available on the website very soon.     I started by cutting and backing my Santa cut file. I used quilt batting for … Continue reading CUT FILE TUESDAY: NAUGHTY SANTA LAYOUT by ANDREA LAKE

PRODUCT FOCUS: SEASONAL PHOTO STAND DECORATED WITH WASHI TAPES by ANDREA LAKE

Hi Friends! It is Product Focus Wednesday and I'll be showing you how to decorate a photo stand using the washi tapes we got in the October 2020 Main Hip Kit as well as some of the patterned papers, cardstock, and embellishments from the different October kits.   I started by removing the clip located … Continue reading PRODUCT FOCUS: SEASONAL PHOTO STAND DECORATED WITH WASHI TAPES by ANDREA LAKE

PRODUCT FOCUS: PAPERS- CREATE YOUR OWN PAPER FLOWERS by ANDREA LAKE

Hi Friends! I have a new project to share with you today. We were challenged to make our own flowers using patterned papers and cardstock from our kits. I worked with the beautiful September 2020 Hip Kits to create two memorydex cards.     For the first card, I used white cardstock and patterned paper … Continue reading PRODUCT FOCUS: PAPERS- CREATE YOUR OWN PAPER FLOWERS by ANDREA LAKE

PRODUCT FOCUS: PATTERNED PAPERS AND STAMPS By Andrea Lake

Hi Friends! Today, I’m sharing a couple of really simple and cute cards and matching envelopes using the August 2020 Hip Kits. I’m highlighting the beautiful exclusive patterned papers as well as the amazing stamp sets we got this month in the Color Kit and the Stamp Kit.   For my first card, I used … Continue reading PRODUCT FOCUS: PATTERNED PAPERS AND STAMPS By Andrea Lake

Pocket Life Kit Saturday|Keep Smiling|Andrea Lake

Hi Friends! I’m so excited to be here as part of the Hip Kit Club family for another term. I love these kits and our community so much! Today, I’m sharing a Pocket Life project using the July 2020 and August 2020 Hip Kits. This is a really simple spread where I’ll show you how … Continue reading Pocket Life Kit Saturday|Keep Smiling|Andrea Lake

Mini Album incorporating Pocket Life cards by Andrea Lake

Hi Friends! I have a new interactive mini album to share with you using the July 2020 Hip kits. The challenge this week was to incorporate cards from the Pocket Life Kit and I’ll be showing you different ways to do so. I’m also highlighting the beautiful lantern exclusive cut files designed by the amazing … Continue reading Mini Album incorporating Pocket Life cards by Andrea Lake