Wedding - is an important and unforgettable eventfor couples in love. The celebration takes place quickly and the memory of it remains for the rest of your life. Save particle celebrations will help the album. Wedding album in scrapbooking technique will be bright, beautiful, impressive memory of the wedding day. Make it your own hands is not so difficult, it is necessary to be patient and have everything you need at your fingertips.
Wedding album with his own hands
In recent years become a popular techniqueperform wedding album, called "scrapbooking". Manual registration of books, albums, using ribbons, beads, paper, others beautiful things - all this is scrapbooking. To obtain compositions do not require specialized skills and extensive experience, it all depends on your ideas, preferences, fantasies and inspiration. Album using scrapbooking techniques is a lovely gift to the newlyweds.
pre stocks for manufacturingmaterials, tools. Think in advance what you want to issue the album, and then go back to where everything is sold for scrapbooking. Determined? Make a sketch or sketch, develop it up to the very last detail. Each page - this is a short story that transmits emotions, mood, feelings of the wedding day.
Often creative ideas come directlyduring the actual manufacture. In addition to pictures, use memorabilia from the wedding celebration, for example, dried flowers that dry up after the solemn buketnye roles beads with dresses, with boutonniere groom attire.
Sample wedding album handmade look in this video:
Albums scrapbooking style decorated with pastel range of materials (see photo), for example, blue, light purple, etc.
Tip: making out pages using dried flowers, protect them with special packages, or they will crumble.
Materials and tools
For style scrapbooking important choice of materials and tools. In addition to your images, use to choose from the following subjects:
- Fundamentals, the substrate. Kardstok (thick paper), designer paper, overlay (with a picture film), parchment, chipbord (cardboard with carved figures) foil.
- Jewellery. Choose ribbons, beads, cloth, ribbons, wedding garter, invitations for guests, members of the wedding bouquet, postcards. Also, paper or fabric flowers, lace, illustration, buttons, rhinestones, bulk application. For forming patterns exist stencils.
In addition to the materials suggested above, use andmore preferably those that can be stored for years. When you do not forget the corners for pictures, it is better to buy, but you will do yourself.
Tools that may be required - glue,scissors, double-sided tape, a variety of punches and dies, punch. All of this is located on the shelves of stores specializing in fabrics, accessories, crafts, as well as in your home.
The size and scope of the album
Shops offer us stitched albums blank sheets for scrapbooking. But before you buy, you must determine the size. There are three standard sizes:
- Size 30 x 30 cm. Ideal if you want to a single page placed multiple photos. Well would look like if every turn will be issued in its own way, this album will be a big and bulky.
- 20 x 20 cm. At these sheets placed one picture of standard size 10 x 15 cm. Album leaves convenient and small in volume and weight.
- Size 25 x 25 cm. This format album, offering a cross between the two previous ones, not only in size but also in terms of volume, weight. On these sheets are well will look great photos also have the opportunity to place a few small (see photo below).
Volume album scrapbooking depends not only on the number and size of pages, but also on the number of ornaments and pictures.
Ideas for the cover
Face your album will cover it and create a first impression before viewing. Therefore, you should work hard on its design. Consider the interesting ideas for the cover.
- For bases used several layers of thickpaper or cloth, decorated with lace on the sides. Standard draw up a joint photo of bride and groom: it is placed in the center of the cover. Around the photo frame stick, if desired, add to it a signature or take a couple of notches for corners. Instead, the picture also use the original name.
- The cover will look good once orsome tissue, paper flowers, the middle of which is decorated with bead (rhinestones). Instead, they will approach bows, they are also used as strings. Edge cover or place near the edge of the strip decorated with lace. Also, such a variant is perfect design, as taken from the heart of the tape, tied a bow at the bottom of which is placed in the center of the cover is often as decorative additions present on the cover painted or glued two rings -. Wedding symbol.
Masterclass cover design in the style of scrapbooking will show the video:
The highlight at the design of the cover isoriginal name wedding album, which will be associated directly with the newlyweds. The name may be drawn in pencil, as engravings performed or made of paper.
Consider the options of names:
- Standard - "Our wedding", "wedding", "wedding day".
- With names - the name of the groom + bride's name, the first letter of the name of the bride + groom first letter of the name and surname of the spouses.
- Other names - "Day of Happiness", "Eternal Love", "Together Forever."
Under the title will look great wedding date. Use your imagination, do not be afraid to experiment.
Chronology of events Wedding
The ideal option to design albumscrapbooking style on the inside pages will be properly laid by the chronology of events in the wedding photos. Add photos that show how to get to know the young, interesting moments of their lives, a marriage proposal, a joint wedding planning, selection of dresses for the wedding.
Chronology for snapshots per daywedding looks good in an album: morning training, bride, ceremony, reception, contests, completing the wedding. The perfect complement (another reversal in the album) will be photos from the trip, which follows the marriage - the honeymoon. It is advantageous to each photo from a trip to attach something small that is associated with the place pictured in the photo (from the leaves of trees, flat souvenirs).
Topics for future anniversaries
Wedding album can be filled not onlydirectly wedding photos, but still an interesting exercise to continue during the whole life together. To do this, leave in a wedding album page for anniversaries. Great idea - to write the name of the anniversary and add a photo of the day.
If a large album, the space-saving place on the two pictures on the page. With a small amount of residue glue the pages of a picture taken on the day of each fifth anniversary.
How to store
Wedding album, made in the techniquescrapbooking requires a special type of storage: as its cover is bulky items, when stored, they can be accidentally damaged. An excellent solution to this problem will be tailored in size of the album cover, made of paper packaging or box (see photo). They can also decorate little: for example, in the case we recommend to sew flat patterns, and a box to paste over with a cloth or paper.
A unique album in the technique of scrapbooking, you canpurchase or order. But it would be better to do it with his own hands, putting back a piece of their soul, because the wedding album - it is a bright family history from its beginnings. For this lesson, it takes a lot of time, perseverance, but the result is worth it: the memory will last a lifetime.
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