The Little Black Dress . . . For Papercrafters!

Oh the little black dress—you can dress it up and you can dress it down, making it the perfect go-to outfit for any occasion. Wouldn’t it be nice if there were a little black dress in the world of papercrafting? Oh wait, there is! Our Fundamentals line!

If you haven’t met our Fundamentals yet, you really should get acquainted. And we’re not just talking about pretty paper here. We’re talking the WHOLE Fundamentals line, which includes sticker packs and assortments as well!

Really quick, let’s give you the 411 about this line. Our Paper Fundamentals come in four different color palettes: Whimsy, Adventure, Enchantment, and Basics. Each pack comes with 20 sheets of cardstock in 10 of our exclusive colors, and this isn’t just any ol’ cardstock! Each side has a fun design, one in white and the other in a shiny gloss. These pair wonderfully with our paper packets (because they use our exclusive colors without demanding center stage), but they also add more intrigue to your artwork because they have subtle backgrounds and textures. AND you can also do really cool resistance inking with the glossy side of the paper, as you can see in this Instagram video.

Like the papers, the Fundamental sticker packs also come in the four color palettes to make color coordinating effortless. They include letters and cute designs, like hearts, arrows, and thought bubbles. Last but certainly not least, our Fundamental Assortments come in eight of our exclusive colors and include wooden badges, paper bows, plastic clips, and a sheet of glitter stickers. Yes, glitter!

As we’ve said before, Fundamentals are perfect for those busy gals who want to preserve their family’s memories tastefully but whose schedules, just today, include running dinner to a neighbor, attending three soccer games, and ironing a mile-high pile of laundry. Fundamentals make it easy to create fun scrapbook layouts without tons of product and time. BUT, for those of you who like taking a bit more time on your artwork, these take decorative scrapbooking to new heights! Take a look at this layout to see what we mean:

Starlee CTMH

Ba-BAAM! Isn’t that layout gorgeous? This layout really lives up to the cuteness of this little star. Look at how well our Paper Fundamentals work together to produce a dazzling look. See Starlee’s name? That’s from the Fundamental stickers Basics pack! Other Fundamental stickers and assortments are all over the layout. Here’s a close-up of some assortments:

Love It assortment

The gold foil in this assortment teams up with the glitter paper to just add a little more shine to this layout. And here’s another layout that uses Fundamentals to make a special layout extra special:

Dream Big CTMH

Going back to school never looked so good! Again, this layout uses a lot of Fundamental papers and stickers. The Cricut®-cut title and the My Acrylix® Teacher Appreciation stamp set enhance the Fundamentals to create a truly spectacular piece of memorabilia. Here’s a close-up of some of the stickers:

Adventure assortment

Just some simple layering lends some dimension to these little guys for a really fancy look. These stickers are so versatile and universal—just think how they would enhance cards, pocket scrapbooking layouts, and…well, everything!

Whether you’re the mom who always has peanut butter on her shirt or the lady who can create grandiose papercrafting masterpieces at her leisure, our Fundamentals are a must-have for every crafter. Order some today by talking to your Consultant. If you don’t have one, go to our website and select “What We Do” to find one near you. Thanks to Fundamentals, assembling a cohesive page has never been easier!

Recipes

12″ x 12″ Starlee Layout
D1647 My Acrylix® Documenting Moments, D1644 My Acrylix® The Authentic Life, C1622 My Acrylix® In Review, D1634 My Acrylix® Rain or Shine, 1388 Colonial White Cardstock, 1385 White Daisy Cardstock, X5762 Lagoon Cardstock, X5931 Cashmere Cardstock, Z3076 Gold Glitter Paper, Z3128 Paper Fundamentals Basics, Z3126 Paper Fundamentals Enchantment, Z2648 Sapphire Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad, Z2195 Lagoon Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad, Z3166 Fundamental Stickers Basics Pack, Z3166 Fundamental Stickers Adventure Pack, Z3105 Fundamental Assortment Gold

12″ x 12″ Dream Big Layout
Make It from Your Heart™ Vol. 1: Pattern 11
D1612 My Acrylix® Teacher Appreciation, 1385 White Daisy Cardstock, X5775 Sapphire Cardstock, X5778 Saffron Cardstock, Z3128 Paper Fundamentals Basics, Z3126 Paper Fundamentals Enchantment, Z2652 Poppy Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad, Z2651 Saffron Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad, Z2648 Sapphire Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad, Z2172 Whisper Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad, Z3164 Fundamental Stickers Enchantment Pack, Z2132 Watercolor Paints, Z3167 Cricut® Artistry Collection

Cricut® Shapes:
Artistry
6 ½” Shift+Shape <V> (p. 34)

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