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hollyinjapan
03-07-2012, 07:12 AM
Your best friend, you love her (him) don't you. Why not let her know it. As we celebrate Friendship this month let's go beyond just keeping our memories and pages to ourselves, let's share them with the people they are about.

For this "Dear Friend" challenge I encourage you to write a letter to your friend telling her/him how much you appreciate their friendship, love them, enjoy having them in your life, etc.

Photos are optional.

I made this page to go with the layout I made for the TYS Scrap Challenge 9 (http://tellyourstoryeveryday.com/2012/03/scrap-challenge-9-celebrate-your-friendship/). Again, I used Someone Like You (http://www.thedigichick.com/shop/Someone-Like-You.html)by the Digichick Designers.

http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab123/tdcteam/HollyinJapan/Dear-Friend-web.jpg?t=1331209080 (http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=152238&title=dear-friend&cat=1167)

Here’s the fine print:



You must use at least 75% Digichick Goodies on your layout to qualify for points.
When you’ve finished your layout, come back to this post and leave a comment with a link to your layout. (Feel free to use our open gallery here (http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/) at the Digichick if you need a place to upload your layout. We even have a spot just for challenge entries (http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/showgallery.php?cat=509)!)
You will earn 1 Point for participating in this challenge.
For more information about our Chickie Points System, please see this thread here (http://www.thedigichick.com/forums/showthread.php?34471-Chickie-Points-System%21).
The deadline for this challenge is March 31st.

sinead
03-07-2012, 08:43 AM
I love this idea for a challenge, Holly!

cardinalskate
03-07-2012, 01:10 PM
This got my mojo flowing for the first time in a couple weeks! Who doesn't love scrapping about their best friends?

http://i1235.photobucket.com/albums/ff431/cardinalskate/Danyale%20CT/Dear-D-Small.jpg (http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=152162&title=dear-d&cat=500)

hollyinjapan
03-07-2012, 04:53 PM
Beautiful page Kate! I love all the photos and your heart warming journaling. Beauuutiful! I think she'll love it too!:blowkiss:

chloe
03-09-2012, 01:37 PM
Thanks for the inspiration, Holly, loved this challenge!

http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/data/1735/042-Lydie-lucky-to-be-your-friend.jpg (http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=152192&title=lucky-to-be-your-friend&cat=1735)

teachermom_Rach
03-09-2012, 02:29 PM
Love this idea! I'll have to put my thinking cap on later and get this one done for sure! :)

hollyinjapan
03-09-2012, 11:23 PM
Chloe, I love it. I love how many great picts you have of the two of you together. Very fun!

Rachel, I can't wait to see your page!

corrin
03-19-2012, 05:39 AM
this was a lovely challenge to do, but it made me miss my friend even more!! (she lives far far away now, and its not quite the same!). I also loved the lines of your inspirational lo Holly, so I pinched that idea! thanks!
http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/data/509/medium/dear_friend_copy.jpg (http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=153197&title=dear-friend-challenge&cat=509)

hollyinjapan
03-19-2012, 07:39 PM
Its beauuutiful Corrin! I love that b/g paper - so soft. Love the coloring of your photo too. I know how it is to be separated from dear friends.... hugs to you!

tsbegley
03-24-2012, 10:28 PM
Here's my version.....perfect timing too! Created with Elise's Pieces' kit "Well Read."

http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/data/509/Dear-Renee.jpg (http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=153943&title=to-renee&cat=509)

seniorgal
03-25-2012, 06:18 AM
What a great idea!

http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/data/509/letter_to_friend.jpg (http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=153960&title=dear-friend&cat=509)

hollyinjapan
03-25-2012, 06:55 AM
Tiffany, what a beautiful page and letter to your friend. I think she will cherish it too!

Seniorgal, I love your page and letter. What a blessing to have such a life-long friend. Love how you added the pencil just by your signature. Very pretty!

Little Pixie
03-31-2012, 06:33 PM
I took some poetic license with the instructions - instead of writing a letter to my friend, I scrapped a letter that a close family friend wrote when my Mom passed away. Her letter was a comfort then, and being able to scrap it was very therapeutic.
http://www.thedigichick.com/gallery/data/509/medium/myrtsletter.jpg

hollyinjapan
04-01-2012, 12:44 AM
Ohhh, I love this idea. Its still perfect for the challenge. :heart: