I am sharing a layout I created for a lift challenge over at Paper Issues.
I used JilliBean Summer Red Raspberry Soup along with a photo of my son picking strawberries this summer and came up with this:
I used Gelatos and Black Color Shine for my background.
I fussy cut the berries and leaves from one of the papers. I also fussy cut the "Days Like These..."
The alphas are from Echo Park, I believe:
I added some flair from Evalicious, thread and stickers and did some stitching:
Another close up of the background work:
Hope you have a wonderful day!