September 2011


Thank YOU and Seven New Designers

09/01/2011

September is here! In my hemisphere of the world, kids are heading back to school and most people are longing for cooler temperatures (is that possible?). We are ready to welcome fall! I’m super excited to be welcoming a new set of fabulous designers to The Digi Files (TDF) today! It’s al…

Friday I’m in Love (with digi shopping!)

09/02/2011

I (Katie) don’t know why that Friday song by The Cure popped in my head when I started this post, but I thought I would get you stuck on it too. LOL! Seriously though, I am in love with Fridays because that’s my day to go digi shopping and exploring in digi land, and I love to share all my f…

Lightning Round Journaling

09/03/2011

Layout by Aaron Morris (Sir Scrapalot). Papers and Elements: All Star by Kristin Cronin-Barrow. Template: Take Out Tuesday 5/25/10 by Lynnette Penacho. Fonts: The Typewriter by Heather Hess and Lizzy Fizzed Out by Darcy Baldwin. Shadows: One Little Bird and Jenn Barrette. Photo Action: My Four Hen…

Does your computer need sleep?

09/04/2011

sleep tight by Kaye Winiecki Does your computer need sleep? I (Katie) have often wondered if I’m giving my computer the rest it needs? I’ve heard conflicting opinions about whether or not you should actually power down your computer each night, or simply let it go into sleep mode?  I general…

Inspired by Micheline Martin

09/05/2011

The following layouts were created using “Geek Chic” by Micheline Martin and included in The Digi Files during September: Layout by Lauren Layout by Sir Scrapalot Layout by Trina Layout by SharonS Layout by Kim. Supplies: "Geek Chic" by Micheline Martin and included in The Digi Fi…

Micheline Martin: Fresh Eyes

09/05/2011

Micheline Martin was in one of the very first issues of The Digi Files over two and a half years ago and I'm so excited to welcome her back!  My team LOVED Micheline's contribution this month and had so much fun creating with it! Micheline's fun, shabby, modern style is so fun to work with and …

All About Credits

09/06/2011

Have you wondered about listing credits when you share a layout online? I (Katie) remember the first time I ever posted a layout online (back in 2005) and I was so nervous about how to list the credits. I didn’t really understand much about how to do it and it seemed to take more time than I wan…

Let’s Talk About the Weather (and scrap it!)

09/07/2011

Happy Planet by Kate Hadfield, The Architect by Heather Hess   Weather is one thing that people can always talk about, and we often like to complain about it also! Good weather can be wonderful, and bad weather can range from annoying to downright destructive. As I (Katie) was browsing th…

Inspired by Scrap Orchard

09/08/2011

The following layouts were created using “All About Me” by Scrap Orchard and included in The Digi Files during September, 2011: Layout by Jenn Lindsey, additional supplies: DJB JenLin and Empty Wrapper Abunant (by Fontologie) fonts Layout by SharonS Layout by Trina. Supplies: "All Abo…

Scrap Orchard: Hello? Vegas!

09/08/2011

I'm thrilled to be welcoming back Scrap Orchard to The Digi Files!! Scrap Orchard is a super fun store that has become a cornerstone in the digital community since they opened for business.  I have always enjoyed working with the designers from SO, shopping in the store, and scrapping with thei…