Anniversary Giveaway #11: Vintage Mini Album

By Lisa Andrews

May 16, 2011

Today our giveaway is sponsored by Diane Payne from Color Me Happy.

Diane has been scrapbooking for several years. She enjoys going to flea markets and incorporating her vintage finds into her scrapbooking and home decor. Some of her favorite items to use in scrapbooking include milk bottle caps, vintage fabric and trim, old ledger paper, files and envelopes, and books. Anything goes!

Diane has an etsy store, dmariememories, where she will occasionally lists altered scrapbooking items for sale.

The giveaway prize is this mini album made from an altered book. It includes a variety of patterned papers, card stock, doilies, and coordinating die cuts, labels and buttons.

All you have to do to enter to win this gorgeous altered album is leave a comment here letting us know what your favorite vintage items are that you incorporate into your layouts or home decor.

Comments will close Saturday, May 21.

42 Comments on “Anniversary Giveaway #11: Vintage Mini Album”

  • Andrea Niemeier

    That mini book is awesome! i love that the bottom of the pages are punched! Neat! My favorite vintage things are the tickets.. LOVE them!!

    May 16th, 2011 at 11:26 am
  • I love useing old button and vintage lace trim. Lately I have been finding alot of old corks. TFS! Great Giveaway!!!
    pattig161 at yahoo dot com

    May 16th, 2011 at 11:27 am
  • Patricia Schultz

    Outstanding Mimi Album, love the page designs!! Keeping my fingers crossed ….. great give away. Much appreciated!!

    May 16th, 2011 at 11:38 am
  • Love this mini!! It is absolutely gorgeous!! I tend to use tickets alot in my layouts, here recently I got a doily die, so I am excited to start using that! Thanks for the chance!! This is another great giveaway!!

    May 16th, 2011 at 11:49 am
  • It would have to be buttons and now I’m getting braver with using lace and fabrics on my LI. Happy anniversary :0)

    May 16th, 2011 at 11:52 am
  • Cindy

    What a sweet book! Love the pages chosen.

    I have recently been able to bring myself to crumple up perfectly good paper, then ink the life out of it, aging it perfectly, tattered edges and all. I love the vintage lines that are coming out, and the old ticket stubs and post marks are my favorite.

    May 16th, 2011 at 11:54 am
  • STephanie Eaken

    What an adorable mini album!! I love the “vintagey” feel!

    May 16th, 2011 at 11:59 am
  • sandy

    I love altered items and this book is awesome!! I am trying my hand at altering books, thannks for the chance to win
    Sandy

    May 16th, 2011 at 12:08 pm
  • Oh such a wonderful book! Love that!

    May 16th, 2011 at 12:19 pm
  • This is beautiful! Very pretty & girly. I like to add doilies & vintage buttons to my layouts. Old tickets & keys are my favorite though 🙂

    May 16th, 2011 at 12:23 pm
  • Darline W.

    LOVEEEE the altered mini album book! My favorite vintage thing to incorporate into my pages are buttons & ribbon! Gives the pages that “final” touch!!

    May 16th, 2011 at 12:33 pm
  • My favorite vintage thing is buttons. I am a button FREAK and buy them at auctions and garage sales.

    May 16th, 2011 at 12:38 pm
  • heidiy

    Very nice vintage book!! I really like all kinds of vintage papers and postmarks or anything travel related. I also like stamps/rub-ons with vintage typewriters, cameras… it’s all fun!

    May 16th, 2011 at 12:43 pm
  • Lisa

    What a fabulous mini! I love Diane’s work.

    May 16th, 2011 at 12:50 pm
  • My favorite vintage item that I incorporate into crafts is buttons!!! thanks also for a chance to win!
    kmassmanATgmailDOTcom

    May 16th, 2011 at 1:00 pm
  • Christi Parker

    love this mini, so colorful!

    May 16th, 2011 at 1:20 pm
  • Fay

    Not sure if they are classed as vintage but I love paper doilies at the moment. Pretty mini album.

    May 16th, 2011 at 1:52 pm
  • Chas Simmons

    That mini book is totally awesome. I am just starting to get into vintage so I don’t have much around me right now.

    May 16th, 2011 at 1:59 pm
  • C

    I love vintage lace, trim and jewelry to embellish with. I also use old post cards and stamps along with reproductions of antique calling cards, note cards, etc. I love your vintage mini and would love to win it…thanks for the opportunity.

    May 16th, 2011 at 2:32 pm
  • this book is awesome!! I like a vintage paper pattern and a vintage trim.

    May 16th, 2011 at 2:32 pm
  • Tina Walker

    this is soo sooo cute! I love it!!! FUN, FUN, FUN.

    May 16th, 2011 at 2:44 pm
  • Pam Fairchild

    Love the book! My favorite vintage item is buttons, there is so much you can do with them on a layout or pages.

    May 16th, 2011 at 2:47 pm
  • Beautiful book! I just started using sewing pattern paper in my LO’s an I love it. I got a bunch of patterns from the 50’s at a rummage sale for 5 cents each…I was so excited!!

    May 16th, 2011 at 3:39 pm
  • Paula Gentry

    I love including pages from Little Golden Books…which were my favorites growing up.

    May 16th, 2011 at 3:41 pm
  • Lois

    adorable mini album, I love it. Old buttons are my favorite embellishments

    May 16th, 2011 at 4:29 pm
  • Connie B

    My favorite vintage items right now are old linens… love them! Thanks for the chance to win!

    May 16th, 2011 at 5:40 pm
  • oh wow this is sooo cool!!!!! I LOVE vintage typewriters and sewing machines and cameras!!!

    May 16th, 2011 at 7:17 pm
  • Julie Tucker-Wolek

    My fave vintage item is vintage milk caps.. I love to scrap with them!:):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

    May 16th, 2011 at 7:23 pm
  • nitasha

    This mini is mega cute! I don’t have any real vintage items, but my favorite “faux” vintage items are 4 small suticases that are a part of my living room decor. They are so cute!

    May 16th, 2011 at 7:41 pm
  • Kimberly Ann

    That mini album is super cute! My favorite vintage items are buttons – I have a ton from my grandmother.

    May 16th, 2011 at 7:44 pm
  • Deb Pereira

    I love to hunt for vintage trim, ribbon, lace, and buttons. I use them in my projects whenever I can. The mini album is so much fun. thanks for the chance to win.

    May 16th, 2011 at 8:15 pm
  • what a great mini book! i love the edges on the bottom are all different! super cute!

    May 16th, 2011 at 8:30 pm
  • Gorgeous mini album, I love the vintage book!!!! I love to use vintage music sheets. xoxo

    May 16th, 2011 at 8:48 pm
  • I love using vintage buttons, trims and book pages into altered and mixed media art!

    May 16th, 2011 at 9:24 pm
  • {vicki}

    Vintage books are my very fave!
    thanks 4 the chance

    May 17th, 2011 at 6:57 am
  • I love to incorporate vintage trims and ephemera!

    May 17th, 2011 at 8:01 am
  • ceElle

    How inspiring! As a brand new scrap student, I am still taking it all in, inspired at every turn. I soon hope to embark on my own digital journey. This would be such a lovely start!

    May 17th, 2011 at 12:17 pm
  • This is so pretty! Perfect for filling with Spring memories.

    My favourite vintage items are letterpress blocks, I collect them in my initial and display them in an antique stamp drawer.

    May 17th, 2011 at 2:17 pm
  • Terry

    Just love the album, thanks so much for the chance to win

    May 18th, 2011 at 1:37 am
  • Truth be told I’d prob. hoard this album for a while because its so pretty! But I think I would fill it w/ Black/White pics of my kids and I over the Summer & have it as a little treasure tucked into my Project Life album I am doing. Thanks for the chance! As far as my fav. vintage goodies it has to vintage lace,trims I am always on the lookout for them!

    May 18th, 2011 at 8:17 am
  • I prefer doily and the trim.
    thanks

    May 18th, 2011 at 4:00 pm
  • wow. what an amazing altered album!! i love using all kinds of vintage items in my projects. lately i can’t get enough of vintage dennison labels!! 🙂

    May 18th, 2011 at 7:35 pm

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