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Flatlay Challenge - Week Seven

    Welcome to Week Seven of the #loveofflatlayschallenge It’s that time of year when all things sparkly begin to appear it got me thinking, let's incorporate this into one of the flatlay challenges. Therefore, the theme for this week is: A Touch of Sparkle There are a number of different ways in which to do this. Fairy lights, candles, glitter, confetti, metallic paint, to name a few. But, here’s where it gets fun. Thanks to the wonders of technology, we now have a wealth of free (or inexpensive) apps at our fingertips. Twinkling lights, lens flares and bokeh effects...

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Flatlay Challenge - Week Six

    Hello and welcome to this weeks #loveofflatlayschallenge We’re on to Week Six now and what fun it’s been so far! I know it’s not always easy to keep these challenges up, but I appreciate every single tag and all your words of support! The theme for the week is… PROPS Having a wide collection of props is useful, but not always financially practical. It’s a good idea to invest in one or two versatile props that you can use time and time again; you can then gradually build on your collection. Try not to worry about ‘having it...

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Flatlay Challenge - Week Five

We’re on to Week Five of the #loveofflatlayschallenge and this week the theme is entitled: TELL A STORY Now, I know that flatlays in their essence ARE a way of visual storytelling. They often consist of multiple elements within the frame which are purposefully styled to appear organised or as organised chaos as the case may be. Either way, the goal is the same - to tell a visual story. A carefully crafted and well thought out flatlay is very effective in conveying the desired story and creating greater exposure on Instagram. This theme is designed to challenge you to...

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Flatlay Challenge - Week Four

    Hello and welcome to the halfway mark of the #loveofflatlayschallenge Before I get on with this weeks theme I just wanted to take the opportunity to thank you for for joining in with the challenge! It gives me such a thrill everytime I see a new image pop up. I hope you’re enjoying pushing those creative boundries and stepping outside your comfort zone, I know I am. Right, moving on moving on.... Week Four - FREESTYLE Since it’s the halfway mark I thought it would be nice to have a challenge to express yourself, put a little bit...

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Flatlay Challenge - Week Three

Welcome to Week Three of the #loveofflatlayschallenge INSPIRED BY NATURE You knew there had to be a week dedicated to pretty flowers and changing seasons didn’t you?!The question is, are you more a forage and find kind of person or do you prefer to carefully colour coordinate flowers? I’m afraid I fall into the latter category, give me all the pretty flowers! With the leaves changing and the rich Autumn colours in full force at this time of year there is inspiration everywhere, why not try a few different styles and flatlay something you wouldn’t ordinarily do. There is also...

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