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Lisa Dickinson
Colorado
raising hell since 1971.
Interests: photography <br> scrapbooking <br> running <br> interior design <br> reading <br>
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The arrival of spring has brought with it a ramping up of kids' activities – track, golf, choir, student council, oh my! – an increase in freelance projects for me, and a general chaos around the Dickinson house as we... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Gettin' By
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Hey, hey it's Friday and this one is especially fun because it just so happens to be the day the new issue of Scrapbook & Cards Today is available! I got my copy a few days ago and can attest... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2015 at Gettin' By
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We spent the weekend celebrating Mike's forty-ish birthday (because after the big 4-0, there's really no point in keeping track anymore, right?!?) The weekend included Mexican food and margaritas that were definitely not Whole30-approved (but delicious nonetheless), a trip downtown... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2015 at Gettin' By
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I'm so excited to be joining the creative team at Bella Blvd this year! I had the opportunity to play with some of the new collections back in December when I did some pages for their CHA booth, and they... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2015 at Gettin' By
When Ive ordered, its always been one shipment. And if they end up shipping separately, its still the original ship price they charge at checkout. Not sure if its the same for international?
Toggle Commented Mar 13, 2015 on The Stripe Rationale at wardrobe wednesday
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thanks michelle! that jean jacket is without a doubt the most-used piece in my closet!! :)
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yep, i look them much like colored or patterned pants - they are usually good to go with a tee and jean jacket! :)
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thanks kim! :)
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Back in the olden days when I was working in a corporate advertising job, I avoided wearing skirts, preferring pants that didn't require the mandatory (and much dreaded) hosiery. Nowadays, as a freelancer designer, the occasion to wear skirts doesn't... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2015 at Gettin' By
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March is still looking a lot like February around these parts (snow, snow, and a little more snow!) but we got a bit of a reprieve last weekend when temps climbed into the 60s and we got a little taste... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2015 at Gettin' By
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When I first started scrapping, the time it took me to complete a page was mind-numbingly long. And a lot of that time was spent selecting products, which meant (numerous) trips to the local scrapbook store to get that "just... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2015 at Gettin' By
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One of the new roles I took on this year was as Kit Coordinator for the Scrapbook & Cards Today kits. The Crop & Create: Delivered kits are seasonally-inspired kits packed with cardstock, papers and embellishments, along with exclusive sketches,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2015 at Gettin' By
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Hey Kim! Here's the scoop: 1. Tommy Hilfiger pink paisley button down | size M | fun mix of pink, coral & orange | gingham on cuffs and under collar | button sleeve tab for rolling sleeves | perfect for spring! | $15 shipped 2. Bob Mackie Studio sleeveless blouse | size S | gorgeous magenta/amethyst pattern with pink ruffle & bow at neckline | 3" waistband features 3 small buttons at hip | $14 shipped 3. Old Navy Heart Sweater | size small/tall | 100% cotton | burgundy with raspberry pink letters | $12 shipped I can bundle all three for $32 shipped. Let me know if you'd like measurements/additional info!
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um, would you believe I thought of you when i bought it? True story! and it makes me happy to know that we still have that connection. love you! XO
Toggle Commented Mar 4, 2015 on In Defense of Reruns at wardrobe wednesday
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____________________________________ Tulle canvas jacket (old) | similar on ebay; in green on ebay Gap Stripe Textural Pullover ON SALE! Gap 1969 Always Skinny jeans (old wash) | similar Merona plaid scarf Matisse Butch booties (tan) ON SALE! Madewell Arrowstacked necklace... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2015 at Gettin' By
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Just like circles, chevrons are a great way to add energy and motion to a page. The v-shaped stripes are bold and graphic and the sharp angles they create can be used to highlight your focal photo. Here's a chevron... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2015 at Gettin' By
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When I first started scrapbooking (and we won't even mention the year, but's let's just say it doesn't start with a 2!) one of my biggest struggles was with holiday layouts. Sure, the first year of Christmas, Easter and Halloween... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2015 at Gettin' By
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Last week when I picked out this outfit, I did so without my usual dose of caffeine. Why yes, I'm still blabbering about my huge Whole30 sacrifices. #enoughalready In this bleary-eyed state, I knew it wasn't the time to be... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2015 at Gettin' By
thank you kim! i'd love to see what you create! :)
Toggle Commented Feb 24, 2015 on Bundle Up at Gettin' By
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I'm pretty sure I'll make up for it when this whole thing is over, margie! can you say BINGE?? :)
Toggle Commented Feb 24, 2015 on Five on Friday | Get In My Mouth at Gettin' By
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ha! you are welcome, gina! ;)
Toggle Commented Feb 24, 2015 on Five on Friday | Get In My Mouth at Gettin' By
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i'm so sorry to hear that michelle! that sounds horrible and i can't imagine how you deal with that - for six years, no less! hugs!
Toggle Commented Feb 24, 2015 on Five on Friday | Get In My Mouth at Gettin' By
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thanks kim! i went 2 weeks without milk, but I'm back to adding it to my coffee. life is too short!
Toggle Commented Feb 24, 2015 on Five on Friday | Get In My Mouth at Gettin' By
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i know, right?!? the only thing I like coconut milk in is my piña coladas! :P
Toggle Commented Feb 24, 2015 on Five on Friday | Get In My Mouth at Gettin' By
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thanks dara lynn! i appreciate the feedback! :)
Toggle Commented Feb 24, 2015 on Simple Saturday | Love at Gettin' By
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