I just finished this layout of my hubby's birthday 2 years ago. I started this album in 8.5 x 11, so I did a 2 page layout. The coloring is a little off - raining & gray today. The background is blue.
Blue patterned paper & brown letters - Creative Memories; cream dot cardstock - BoBunny; other patterned papers & blue ribbon - Basic Grey; brown ribbon - Wrights; brown cardstock, photo brad, & square brad - Paper Studio
Scrapping Out Loud - Color Challenge (blue, brown, cream)
Cafe Mojo - Use edge distresser
A La Carte - Challenge 2
52 Sketches 52 Weeks - Sketch 24 (right side of layout)
Pile It On - ribbon challenge