I often hear people comment that they don't like adding embellishments to their scrapbook layouts. When they do add them, they keep it to a minimum! As a self professed cluster queen I can't even imagine that! I think it must be some kind of phobia but when I googled it I couldn't find a phobia for a fear of embellishments. So I made one up. It's embelliphobia. Maybe the first time you tried it you weren't satisfied with the results so you gave up. Maybe it looked something like this.... Not good.
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