Ooh and Ahh at These Independence Day Scrapbook Borders and Card

We’re only one day away from the U.S.’s Independence Day observance — are you in need of some red-white-and-blue crafts? You’re in luck, because we’ve got some sensational Independence Day scrapbook borders for you to try out, as well as a festively fun DIY Independence Day card. Check them out and get started creating before the fireworks commence!

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Make Sparks Fly With This Fireworks Scrapbook Layout

Do you remember where you were the first time you saw a fireworks show? There’s nothing quite like watching fireworks dazzle across the sky (cue all the oohs and ahhs!), and with America’s Independence Day happening this weekend, we reckon there will be plenty of people taking some fantastic fireworks photos. Gather up your Festive Fourth papers and Firecracker Punch, because blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu has a fantastic fireworks scrapbook layout for you to try out!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up June 22-26

Whether you follow a craft’s step-by-step instructions to a T or use a sketch as simply a source of inspiration, there are always elements of imagination, fun and design to to be had when scrapbooking. And don’t forget you can subscribe to the blog to get your fill of these posts and ideas right to your inbox! We’ll be sharing instructions for these projects on the blog soon enough, but until then, you can get a motivational head start on them now with the Weekly Sketch Round-Up!

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Celebrate the Red, White and Blue With This Patriotic Scrapbook Layout

Oh, say can you see — it’s the Festive Fourth collection! This collection is made up of all the elements of the Fourth of July we love, including fireworks, barbecues, family get-togethers and more. Take a look at this patriotic scrapbook layout and start coming up with your own ideas for how you’ll integrate the red, white and blue into your projects!

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Tips for Creating Photographic Scrapbook Paper Layouts

The Planes, Trains and Automobiles Paper Packs feature striking papers with photographic scenes on the reverse side. For some scrapbookers, these photographic backgrounds can be tricky to work with — you don’t want to cover up the featured image on the paper, you aren’t sure what size of photos will work on them or maybe you don’t know how to embellish without making them look too busy. But fear not — once you know a few tricks, they can be one of the easiest and fastest ways to create a layout! Check out these tips and examples on how to create stellar photographic scrapbook paper layouts!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up June 15-19

Do your albums need an extra jolt of ideas and inspiration? If you find yourself hitting a creative block, working with scrapbook sketches can be a great way to ignite new ideas for exciting layouts — and to give your albums a fresh look, too. Check out these four sketches from our Instagram account this past week and start imagining (and creating!) new projects today!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up June 8-12

It’s been an inspiring weekend for scrapbookers everywhere — we held a Virtual Crop on our Facebook page and it was truly a blast! But if you missed it and want to try out some sketches, or even if you did participate and are still looking for more projects to try out, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s the Weekly Sketch Round-Up!

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Transform the What a Zoo Flip Card Kit Into a Fun DIY Mini Album

Have you ordered the What a Zoo Flip Card Kit yet? It’s wildly awesome — perfect for kiddos of all ages and comes with everything needed (including easy instructions) to create a fun card they can make and send to a loved one. What’s even cooler is by adding just a few more basic supplies, you can transform the card kit into your own DIY mini album! Check out the video or follow the instructions below to learn how!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up June 1-5

A new month is here, which can mean fresh beginnings and goals — and empowering bouts of motivation to boot! Are you in need of some inspiration to get your creative wheels turning? Well, you’re in luck, for that’s where resources like the Weekly Sketch Round-Up come in! Take a look at these four sketch ideas and see if any of them inspire you!

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Soak Up Some Fun With This Summer Scrapbook Layout

Bold and bright summertime delights are on the horizon with the new Electric Summer collection — available now! This collection is inspired by hot days in the sun, sandy excursions at the beach and electric boho jungle vibes, making it perfect for all sorts of summer projects. Take a look at this fun-in-the-sun summer scrapbook layout and see just how this collection can amp up your albums.

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