For students, summertime means one thing: Freedom! For scrapbookers, summertime means something else: Having the freedom of inspiration to craft and create. There are so many memories to be made in the summertime, that come fall, your album will be nice and full. As for those summer scrapbook layouts, how will you add the finishing touches to them? By adorning them with some summer scrapbook borders, of course! Check out these summer scrapbook border ideas along with this DIY summer card and get creating!
The world is full of wonder. There are so many places to see yet so many of us have seen so few of them. With work and kids and a million other things, it can be tough to find time to plan a trip but travel is definitely an investment that pays off in the long run. It broadens our horizons, introduces us to different cultures and reveals new things about ourselves. You’re bound to make plenty of memories along the way and the Scenic Route collection is the perfect companion for them. Check out this travel scrapbook layout idea and imagine what trip (future or past) would go well with it!
For kids (and parents), summertime means only one thing — school is OUT! And all that extra time spent with your kids or grandkids inevitably turns into sweet summer memories just waiting for a spread. Once you have photos of pool days and picnics, baseball games and bonfires, you’ll need a sizzlin’ summer scrapbook layout to give them a home. Check out this fun-filled summer scrapbook layout for ideas and inspiration!
When we use sketches, the potential creative possibilities are endless! It’s so easy to funnel our imagination through their general guidelines and create a project that’s truly unique and special to us. You can design so many different layouts with help from sketches and that includes the four in this week’s Weekly Sketch Round-Up! Take a look and then get !
How much fun is it to finally get your hands on a new Happy Album kit? There are so many different possibilities that come with each kit — it can sometimes even be overwhelming to think of a new layout to create. If you’re looking for a new way to use Kit #18 (or any other scrapbook kit!), I’m here to help! Keep reading to find easy-to-follow instructions to create a layout with Happy Album Kit #18 (NEW), along with a sketch. Let’s get creating! Continue reading Add some joy to your Happy Album photo journal using Kit #18!
Father’s Day is just around the corner in North America — do you have your card picked out? If not, don’t panic – you can make a custom Father’s Day card for your dad that reflects his personality and passions! These three cards all use simple paper shapes cut to the same size, but with a few small changes, they turn into completely different cards tailored just to Dad! Learn more about how to create these DIY Father’s Day cards below and show some love to the main man in your life.
There is so much joy and beauty that goes into a wedding. It’s a beautiful day shared with so many people, but so often for the bride and groom, the day flies by. They’re lucky if they even get a piece of their own wedding cake! To capture the bliss of that bustling day, it’s always a good idea to take plenty of photos so you can turn them into a special wedding scrapbook layout. It’s the perfect way to commemorate every loving moment of that lovely day. Need ideas to get you started? Take a look at this two-page wedding scrapbook spread and feel the love!
Do you prefer to spend your leisure time by the pool, lake or ocean? Are you most relaxed when you hear the sound of crashing waves or seagulls in the salty air? Many people enjoy escaping to the water whenever they get the chance, and with the Deep Blue Sea collection, you can capture every single soaking second. Need some ideas for aquatic scrapbook borders to complement your coastal creations? Jump into these four ideas!
How much fun are road trips? There’s nothing like getting a group of friends or family together and heading off toward a destination together. If you’ve been on a road trip, you know that the journey is just as fun (if not more fun) than the destination. You’re bound to make memories mile after mile and the Scenic Route collection captures them all from coast to coast. Check out this road trip scrapbook layout and get started on yours before your next big trip! (And don’t forget the snacks!)
What is it about summer that makes everyone so happy?! The warm weather? The care-free vibe? Whatever it is, we can’t get enough of those relaxing rays! The Citrus Summer collection makes it so easy to enjoy memories from those three precious months with mouth-watering designs and a vintage feel. Need inspiration for a sizzlin’ spread? Check out this laidback summer scrapbook layout and let the good times roll!