Fabulous Color Combos Using CM’s Hello Baby Papers

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As always, Creative Memories is on trend with our new Hello Baby Girl and Hello Baby Boy products. The collections are full of the currently popular coral, blue, and mint colors with a touch of nautical inspiration, trendy triangles, and Ikat designs. Continue reading Fabulous Color Combos Using CM’s Hello Baby Papers

Pinterest Inspired Newborn Scrapbook Pages: Part 2

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Have you visited the Creative Memories Pinterest boards recently?  It is a great place to go for inspiration!  We’ve tried to make it easy for you by choosing creative, fun pins to share, so go on and pin from our board! We love to see what others are creating! We have taken some layouts that we love, pinned them, and recreated them using Creative Memories products, as shown below. The opportunities are endless! Continue reading Pinterest Inspired Newborn Scrapbook Pages: Part 2

Baby Bath Time Scrapbook Layout Ideas

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Babies have so much fun splashing in the water when they are taking a bath! Bath time for them is just another playtime. It’s only natural that we would want to get pictures of them playing in the water for our baby scrapbooks. If you’re looking for some ideas for your own bath time scrapbook pages, here are two baby bath scrapbook layouts that might help.

First we’ll start with this layout I created with black and white bath time photos. Continue reading Baby Bath Time Scrapbook Layout Ideas

It’s a Mother’s Day Ideas Blog Hop!

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Moms are some of the coolest people on the planet. And, because they’re so fab, we’ve asked the creative geniuses on our blogging team to share ideas to celebrate those special ladies with a fun Mother’s Day themed blog hop!

First, we’re thrilled to share this stunning layout celebrating several generations with a quilt-style page layout design. Continue reading It’s a Mother’s Day Ideas Blog Hop!

Pinterest Inspired Scrapbook Layouts For Your Newborn: Part 1

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Who doesn’t love Pinterest?  It is my go-to when I draw a blank creatively!  Just scrolling through the boards on there generally provide me a touch of inspiration, in which I can use to start any scrapbooking layout or spread.  Looking beyond the actual theme of the layouts on there, you can use any layout or spread as inspiration by just changing out the papers and embellishments.  Sometimes I will change up the overall look slightly, and other times I will just use the pinned layout as a jumping off point!  The following scrapbook layouts were used as inspiration to creating baby themed layouts using Creative Memories products! Continue reading Pinterest Inspired Scrapbook Layouts For Your Newborn: Part 1

Must-Have Tools for Your Child’s Scrapbook

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If you’ve been following the Creative Memories blog over the past couple of weeks, you’ve noticed that we’ve been sharing lots of tips and ideas to help busy Moms complete memory albums for their precious babies. In my blog post last week titled 10 Scrapbook Album Making Tips for New Moms, I talked about setting yourself up for success and offered tips like gathering your tools into one place for easy access. But it occurred to me that a mom (or anyone) who is brand new to scrapbooking is probably overwhelmed when attempting to figure out which tools are really necessary, so I thought it might be helpful to go over the tools that I feel are Must-Haves (when creating any type of album) and which tools are the Oh-So-Nice-to-Haves! Continue reading Must-Have Tools for Your Child’s Scrapbook

Project Ideas for the Perfect Baby Shower: Part 2

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Hosting a baby shower gives you the opportunity to create fun party decor to have at the shower.  Whether it is a fun banner, a mom-to-be corsage, or a card to welcome the baby–Creative Memories Hello Baby Collection is the perfect fit for creating these party pieces. Continue reading Project Ideas for the Perfect Baby Shower: Part 2

Creative Titles For Your Baby Scrapbook Pages

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One of the biggest challenges when you are creating a scrapbook layout is finding a title that goes with it.  Not just any title works–we look for one with meaning, whether it is serious or funny, it can be a daunting task.  Pinterest is always a great place to look for page titles!  We have helped you out by compiling a board of Scrapbooking Page Title Ideas!  Once you complete the task of choosing a title for your page or spread, what about taking it to another level?  What about finding a creative way to create that title? Continue reading Creative Titles For Your Baby Scrapbook Pages

Fun Border Ideas for Baby Scrapbook Layouts

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Waiting for a new baby to arrive can sometimes seem like an eternity, even with all that needs to be done before your due date. And when your little one does arrive, the time you have to do anything other than caring for your baby will simply disappear.  While you’re waiting, and still have time, wouldn’t it be a great idea to create baby borders for your baby’s scrapbook album? Then when the time is right, you’ll have borders available to quickly and easily complete your baby scrapbook layouts. Today I’m going to share a few baby boy and baby girl border ideas to help get you started.   Continue reading Fun Border Ideas for Baby Scrapbook Layouts

10 Scrapbook Album Making Tips for Busy Moms

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I am thrilled with the release of Creative Memories’ gorgeous new Hello Baby products– and not just because I’m a product junkie! I’m thrilled because it means a whole new group of moms might be encouraged to create completed scrapbook albums for their little ones!

Many people actually begin scrapbooking because they want to do something with their photos of momentous, life changing events. I often hear from ladies who want to preserve the photos in an album about their wedding, the birth of a child or the life story of a family member, but they just don’t know where to start. Continue reading 10 Scrapbook Album Making Tips for Busy Moms