Author Archives: Ali Manning

Scrapbooking with Old Books

It’s been ages since I worked on an altered book but I’m feeling inspired to start a new one. I Read More →

Journal Prompt – Week 1

Anais Nin Quote Journal

I’m starting a new weekly post on my blog called ‘Journal Prompt”.  I often use quotes to jump start my Read More →

Upcycled Accordion Art Journal Made with Scraps

Upcycled art journal scraps

I’m sharing a mini accordion art journal that I made a while ago using scraps of vintage books and ephemera Read More →

Travel Journals at Bourbon & Boots

custom travel journal

I’m thrilled to say that I was approached by Bourbon & Boots – an online retailer that specializes in Southern Read More →

6 Tips for Creating Travel Journals With Kids

Travel Journal Children

Travel journals are a fun way for children to enjoy a vacation long after the trip is over, and for Read More →

Handmade Card: Washi Tape Birthday Card

Washi Tape birthday card

My daughter needed a quick birthday card last weekend and when I say quick, I mean QUICK.  We had our Read More →

Vintage Postcard Album

I’ve been stitch binding more journals this week and here’s one I made using vintage postcards I had lying around.  Read More →

Photo Friday & Quote

emerson quote

Have a great weekend!

Wedding Favor with Vintage Paper Tutorial

If you’re a bride looking to add some vintage elements to your wedding, I think you’ll like these little votive Read More →

4 Creative Ways to Include Photographs in Your Wedding

Including photographs in your wedding is a wonderful way to personalize the experience and make it a truly memorable event. Read More →