Win Custom Products — March Virtual Crop: Digital Edition Challenges!

Welcome to the March Virtual Crop: Digital Edition! First, let’s walk through an overview of the event, which runs Friday, March 5, at 9am CT through Sunday, March 7, at 11:59pm CT on the Virtual Crop Facebook Group (click here to join).

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Add a Taste of the Tropics With These Pineapple Scrapbook Projects

A prickly, diamond-shaped facade, leaves standing so tall they’re basically wearing a crown, a juicy sweetness that transports you to a beachy state of mind… it’s the humble pineapple (or shall we say, fineapple)! Pineapples surely bring on those warm-weather wonders and vacation vibes, and if you want to add a tropical twist to your layouts and projects, then it’s only fitting to add the Pineapple Punch to your toolbox! Plus, when you pair it with the Boho Escape collection, an oasis of awesome is right at your fingertips. See for yourself with these pineapple scrapbook projects below!

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Buzz in Beauty With This Spring Scrapbook Layout

Ahh, springtime — a season of rebirth and renewal, from fresh floral fragrances to little birds peeping and chirping from within their homely nests, winged insects fluttering through the air and drizzly rain showers to unearth sprouting greenery from the dark of winter. Of course, it’s only natural to want to commemorate this grand thaw, and it’s easy to do so with the Spring Cottage collection! Take a look at how this spring scrapbook layout gets into the spring of things — and bee inspired to make it yourself!

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Make the Most of Your Papers With This Earth Scrapbook Layout

Have you ever had scrapbooking paper that was so beautiful that you wanted to make the most of its pattern and palette and to not leave any scraps behind? Blog contributor Noreen Smith loves the Emerald Gemstone papers… so much so that she made a layout that uses just one sheet of Emerald Gemstone paper, yet is undeniably full of intrigue and interest! (P.S. You can create this one-page wonder with any CM collection!) Check out this Earth scrapbook layout below to see how Noreen did it!

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This Spring Scrapbook Layout Is a Breath of Fresh Air

There may still be a bit of snow on the ground and a brisk nip in the air at CM headquarters in Minnesota, but there are butterflies, blooming wildflowers, lily pads, picnics and bees buzzin’ around due to the latest collection to launch — Spring Cottage! If you have some spring fever and want to add splashes of soft hues and renewed creativity inside your albums, then get ready for scrapbooking serenity, as this collection is a breath of fresh air for your photos of cabin or cottage days, the outdoors, Mother’s Day, camping, gardening and more seasonal sensations! Check out this one-page wonder and see for yourself!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up Feb. 22-26

February may be the shortest month of the year, but that doesn’t mean there was any shortage of fun, awesome, stunning sketches ideas on our Instagram! This week, we posted four fantastic projects on our page (@CreativeMemories), and we’re here to share them all with you in one crafty place. Here’s your Weekly Sketch Round-Up!

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This Natural Scrapbook Layout Is a Blue-Green Dream Scene

Cool shades — blues, greens and purples — can evoke a calming, soothing, serene feeling and may also remind us of things like water, grass and bright, clear skies. And if you’re looking to find a collection that packs a palette that does just that, then the appropriately named Emerald Gemstone collection has the hues for you. Dive into your next project with this natural scrapbook layout that will make your albums look cooler.

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Inflate New Ideas With This Birthday Scrapbook Layout Idea

Birthdays, baby showers, graduations, anniversaries, and every special occasion in between, balloons can be an inflated impression on whatever party that may commence! So many shapes and sizes, hues and happy smiles, it’s a cheerful surprise indeed. Blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu has recently queued into these inflatable beauties, and they were a main theme for this birthday scrapbook layout she created. Give it a go!

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These Natural Scrapbook Projects Are Endlessly Exquisite

There’s no need to sift through the rough to find the diamond that is the Emerald Gemstone collection! This collection is filled with many solid sensations, crystal-clear winners and true treasures! Plus, when you add the Gemstone Chain Border Maker Cartridge into the mix, you’ll uncover a whole world of creative possibilities and bedazzling borders to polish off your projects! Enjoy these absolute gems and find your next natural scrapbook projects below!

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This Birthday Scrapbook Layout Serves Up Sweetness

When talking about birthdays, it’s hard to not bring up (or light up or slice up!) a totally delicious and sugary treat — the cake. While some of us prefer the classic chocolate or vanilla offerings, others may find tastes such as mocha, lemon, salted caramel, carrot, funfetti (and more!), irresistible. No matter your top-notch choice, the Party Time! collection will always be a sweet addition to your albums. How so? See for yourself down below as the Party Time! Variety Mat Pack has been served up as a delightful layered cake upon this birthday scrapbook layout.

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