DIY Overlays

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If you are a die hard DIY-er like me, you are constantly seeing things and saying to yourself, ” I can totally make that!” There are even times when it’d be much less expensive for me to go for the store bought version, but even still, there is something about being able to create your own custom gifts that is so very satisfying and rewarding!

Today, you are in luck because I’ve got a DIY project for you that is not only fun, but cost effective as well…


DIY Overlays: Style Board Inspiration


I love the modern, clean look of acrylic and I always fawn over the stylish acrylic overlay scrapbook paper that I find – but at $2.00 -$5.00 per sheet (!!!) – I often pass on it. Using the newly released Flower Buds Collage stamp, I was able to create my own acrylic overlay cardstock and transform it into a stylish, monogrammed notebook…

Until later Loverlies,

Amber KG


DIY Overlays Notebooks



DIRECTIONS: Along with a few other stamps and supplies, these notebooks are simple to make and are perfect for gift giving.

 As always, I’ve got tons of step-by-step photos on my blog, Damask Love, so be sure to stop on by to see how you can tackle this DIY project!


STAMPS: Flower Buds Collage, Flower Buds, Au Naturel Extras, Love Cupid

INK: Perfect Little Black Dress, Paint the Town Pink, Green with Envy, Say Yellow to All Your Fans, V.I.P. Purple

PAPER: On the Catwalk Cream

SIMPLE CUTS: Lowercase, Imprints 1

OTHER: Simple Adhesive, Elastic, Eyelets, Acrylic, Spiral Binding, Chipboard


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