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Memory makers wedding idea book : scrapbooking ideas, tips, and techniques.
Publication Information:
Denver, Colo. : Satellite Press, 2000.
Physical Description:
128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
General Note:
Reprint. Originally published: Denver : Satellite Press, 1999.
Added Uniform Title:
Memory makers.

Format :


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TR465 .M48 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize

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This special guide combines dazzling ideas with easy-to-follow instruction for creating a gorgeous wedding scrapbook album. Compiled by the editors at Memory Makers magazine, The Wedding Idea Book highlights unique layouts for every event, including the engagement, shower, bachelor/bachelorette party, wedding ceremony, reception and honeymoon. Readers are guided through every step of the scrapbooking process, beginning with techniques for organizing photos and memorabilia, selecting an album and choosing a visual theme. Once they have their pages planned, readers will then build attractive layouts by learning to create strong focal points, crop images appropriately, and add decorative embellishments such as die cuts, stickers and more. his helpful guide also includes letter patterns for writing journal entries that relate the stories, lyrics, scriptures, poetry and personal memories of each couple's special day.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 9
Wedding Photo and Memorabilia Checklistp. 10
Scrapbook Suppliesp. 11
Guide to Beginning Your Wedding Scrapbookp. 12
Personal Designp. 14
Engagementp. 16
Wedding countdown
Page ideas
Traditional financial responsibilities
Mini album of marriage advice
Personal album
Bridal Showerp. 30
Background stamping technique
Roles of maid/matron of honor
Page ideas
Unique bridal showers
Personal album
Bachelor and Bachelorette Partiesp. 40
Page ideas
Roles of best man/groomsmen
Contemporary Weddingsp. 46
Title pages
Guest signature photo mat
Guests' signature ideas
Working with pressed flowers
Writing your own vows
Page ideas
Coin book photo keepsake
Cover paper wreath
Paper silhouette technique
Photo kaleidoscope technique
Heat embossing and stamping techniques
Wedding traditions and their meanings
Personal albums
Before the ceremonyp. 52
Wedding ceremonyp. 56
Professional portraitsp. 66
Theme weddingsp. 83
Cultural weddingsp. 86
Wedding Receptionp. 92
Pop-up card technique
Page ideas
Pop-up page technique
Wedding favor boxes
Personal album
Honeymoonp. 104
Page ideas
Most romantic honeymoon destinations
Honeymoon photo and memorabilia checklist
Memorabilia shadow box
Personal album
Heritage Weddingsp. 112
Page ideas
History of wedding photography
Memory-jogger list
Paper quilling technique
Working with historic photos
Scrapbook paper folding technique
Personal album
Lettering Patternsp. 122
Sourcesp. 124
The Getawayp. 126