Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Valentine's Day - Love is in the Air!

Today I am participating in a Valentine's Day Magazine Challenge!! 
I am joining Katherine from Katherine's Corner for this challenge and blog tour.  The challenge was to create a romantic style, Valentine inspired magazine cover.  We could use a magazine cover was like as inspiration or just create our own!

My magazine inspiration was a Victoria magazine with a soft romantic Valentine's Day theme. And of course, I *love* macarons!
Below is my interpretation:

And this was my inspiration:

Here is a look without the wording on it below.
I had fun recreating this magazine cover! It allowed me to practice some photography skills. 
Take the tour with us!  There is no voting for this challenge.  
Katherine is drawing a name at random and the winner will receive a hard copy or Kindle copy of the book, The Nesting Place: It Doesn't Have to Be Perfect to be Beautiful by Myquillyn Smith.

It made me appreciate how much thought goes into every picture that is shot for a magazine!

Enjoy the tour and Happy Valentine's Day!! (if links don't load, click the "An Inlinkz Link Up below)

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  1. your magazine is lovely my friend. Thank you for participating in the fun xo

  2. Love you magazine cover remake. You have done a great job!

  3. Oh my, your magazine cover is beautiful - the European-inspired theme makes me think of Downton Abbey and now Victoria - hope you love them as much as I do! So glad to be part of this creative team of bloggers! Nina @ Vintage Mama's Cottage

    1. Oh you are quite right - I was thinking last night how I should have added a little Victoria graphic where the Downton Abbey pic was... but it was too late and I was too tired! Happy Valentine's Day!

  4. Love the delicate colors and delicious looking macarons of your cover! This challenge was fun, wasn't it?!

  5. I discovered your blog a couple weeks ago through Katherine's Thursday linkup. I love all your French posts! All your pictures are so beautiful! Someday I want to visit France. I love your magazine cover and still can't believe all you do with macaroons. So much fun! Enjoying the blog tour!

    1. Thank you for the compliments, mon amie! Happy Valentine's Day!

  6. Happy Valentine's Day! Your cover is really so lovely and romantic. Have a nice week. xo, Monika

  7. YOur Magazine cover is wonderful, the macaroon are perfect and I love the colors!

  8. I am so amazed at how great these all turned out. You have such a great talent. Happy Valentine's Day!

  9. Angelina

    Your magazine cover is beautiful. Another one of my favorite magazines. Happy Valentine's Day.


  10. I've just discovered your stunning blog, and I'm going to follow you, for sure, I so love the vintage charm you share, but I'm so sorry to be late for your link-up, alas !

    Wishing you a most wonderful remainder of your week,
    I'm sending blessings of joy across the many miles,

    X Daniela at - My little old world - (Dany)

  11. What a lovely post. Beautifully written and photographed! I hope you'll come over to the new Fabulous Party. This weeks theme is 'Warm Heart'. Your post is perfect to share! The party is over here:
    Enjoy your week!


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