Freebie Friday – Fancy Pants Designs

Fly by Jen Walker

Freebie Friday with Jen Walker


Good morning everyone! My apologies that our Freebie Friday is going live on Saturday morning. I was having internet troubles that kept me from finishing the post.  I hope everyone has had a wonderful week. I was hoping that spring would bring slightly warmer temperatures here in Toronto, but I guess we will have to wait a little longer.

This week, we are highlighting Fancy Pants Designs. All I can say is WOW, when I received their new collections Office Suite and Flutter so many projects came to mind. These collections are so versatile. And their new textured papers could not be cooler! Love the looks and feel of these papers. Whether you are creating a project from all of your Instagram photos or a mini layout to hang on their 8×8 clipboard, Fancy Pants has a product for you. Their collections also include lots of brag cards that are perfect for pocket pages.

Fly by Jen Walker


The Flutter collection includes both gold and chalkboard pieces. As soon as I saw the butterfly pieces in both gold and black, I knew exactly what I wanted to create.  The word ‘Fly’ in gold has so many options. I thought of both layouts and cards that this ‘Fly’ work would be perfect for. I can’t wait to write a message to my daughter in this beautiful card!


Love layout by Jen Walker


Haha .. This image of my layout makes me laugh. Just know that the layout is actually straight and the edges are all square and proportional. I am not sure what really happened with this photo. The papers in the Office Suite sweet are wonderful for baby photos, kids and so much more. And the alphabet letters, I love all the different colours and patterns.


Fancy Pants cards by Jen Walker


These cards were created for future layouts and pocket pages. I had a lot of fun using the brag cards, ephemera pack, and insta pack to create these cards. I look forward to using them on future projects.


Real Life Album by Jen Walker


The insta-album is a wonderful little album for 3×3 photos. With a thick cover on the front and back, it is a highly customizable brag book. This little album will be for my daughter’s selfie collection.


Gold Pinwheel by Jen Walker


The gold paper makes for a fun pinwheel. It is gloriously thick and holds it’s shape well.


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For this week’s giveaway, Jodi from Fancy Pants Designs has graciously offered a prize pack of new goodies to one lucky Scrapbook Expo friend. The lucky winner will have a fun surprise when their prize arrives at their front door! Thanks, Jodi!


Fancy Pants Giveaway


For your chance to win a prize pack from Fancy Pants Designs, leave a comment on this blog post telling us how you use brag cards – is it on layouts, cards, pocket pages or on them all. The giveaway runs until 6pm EST on Thursday, April 2nd. While you are at it, why not show Fancy Pants Designs some love and leave them a comment on their Facebook page and let them know that you saw this blog post.

Last week’s Freebie Friday was sponsored by our friends at Paper Smooches. Thank you to everyone who commented on last week’s blog post!  The lucky winner of the $25 Gift Certificate is … Tammy W.


Paper Smooches Winner



Congratulations Tammy W.! Please send your mailing address to Jen Walker and include ‘Paper Smooches winner’ in the subject line.

Would you like a chance to win two single day passes to a 2015 Scrapbook Expo event of your choice? You can learn more about the #IWannaGoSBE giveaway here. Use the hashtag on your posts on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for a chance to win two admission passes to a Scrapbook Expo event of your choice.

Don’t forget … If you want a chance to win the Fancy Pants Designs prize pack, you need to leave a comment on this post.

Thanks for joining me this week! See you next week! Until then, have fun getting creative. Don’t forget to visit the Scrapbook Expo YouTube Channel for lots of amazing videos filled with tips and inspiration.

~ Jen


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24 thoughts on “Freebie Friday – Fancy Pants Designs

  1. Snazzy JJ says:

    Fancy Pants products just makes crafting fun. Thanks for the chance, giveaways are fun too, esp. if they are from Fancy Pants.

  2. Sharon P. says:

    I only use brag cards on cards as my favorite paper craft is cardmaking! Thank you for having this great giveaway!

  3. Regina Furman says:

    I use the brag cards in mini albums, on cards and layouts, and any other way that I can dream up! They’re so much fun!

  4. elizabeth says:

    I would use the brag cards on all of the above. They are so cute and add a lot to a layout. Can’t wait to see who is lucky enough to win this item. Good luck all.

  5. barb macaskill says:

    How fun! I would use the goodies to make cards and home décor! Thanks for the chance to win some new goodies!

  6. marylouh says:

    Love the colors. The shades of beige are so pretty.
    Butterflies are always great on a card.
    thanks for the chance to win.

  7. Carey Nusbaum says:

    Thank you Fancy Pants! What an exciting giveaway! I use brag tags on both cards and layouts. However, my favorite use of brag tags is in the classroom as incentive for self-promotion on math facts, good behavior, etc. The kids love to wear the laminated brag tags on lanyards!

  8. Cyndi Price says:

    I haven’t even had a chance to use brag cards! I’m still learning new techniques. So many new things to learn. I took up crafting again after a long hiatus and there’s just so much out there now. I just haven’t had a chance to explore it all!!!

  9. Valerie says:

    I am just learning about brag cards, but I think I could use them in my scrapbooks as well as in the cards I make.

  10. tammy kist says:

    I use them everywhere…layouts, cards, and pocket pages (that I use between my layouts to hold all the extra pictures). Thanks Fancy Pants!

  11. Jennifer Leicht says:

    I love the variety of projects you created with the new lines Jen! I usually use brag cards on cards, and put my favorites away for some scrapbooking I want to get to when my lil man gets a little older and allows me some time to actually scrapbook!!!

  12. Joan VanCourt says:

    I love Fancy Pants papers. I have used a few brag cards in my scrapbook, but mostly on cards and in my own scrap journal book. Thanks for the chance of the prize package.

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