Sometimes less is more. Sure, everyone loves to see intricate scrapbook layouts with lots of layers, countless cuts and a deluge of decorations. But sometimes your photos are best served when placed on a simple scrapbook layout. By using the Fold-Over Page Recipe, you can create a clean, uncluttered layout within minutes – you don’t even need a trimmer to make it work! Just grab papers, stickers and adhesive and follow the instructions below — you’ll be on your way to creating a modern, minimal masterpiece in no time!
The outdoors make for the ultimate background for some of the best photos and memories. There’s something about the sights and sounds of the outdoors that brings new life to people — it’s an escape. You’re sure to make tons of memories in the time you spend in the outdoors and the Great Escape collection is built to give you the tools you need to create gorgeous outdoor scrapbook layouts that complement these memories. Get instructions for this awesome layout and get creative!
Airplanes represent freedom and new possibilities. When the Wright brothers set out to create a way for humans to take to the sky, they weren’t doing so for their own benefit — they were doing it to open up new possibilities for human travel and where we could go. Just like the invention of the airplane, the new Airplane Punch opens up a new world of possibilities for you and your scrapbook projects. Take a look at these fun airplane scrapbook border ideas and try them out for yourself!
Have some leftover scrapbook papers that you don’t have a use for? Do you have scraps of paper lying around that aren’t large enough to use in an album? You’re in luck, because with a little bit of inventiveness and imagination from CM Advisor Tina (and the help of the Custom Cutting System Circle Patterns) you can create your very own DIY paper rosettes! These rosettes work great as decorations for events or parties (plus, they just look cool). Check out how they look when done with the Flourish papers!
We’re so egg-cited, we just can’t hide it – Easter is right around the corner! The pretty pastel shades, the bright and vivid dyed eggs, the joy in the air and the (sometimes) sunny weather makes this a great weekend for everyone who enjoys snapping pictures. You’ll likely be taking plenty of photos during Easter weekend, but what will you do with said photos? Don’t worry, be HOPPY because Kelly from Creative Memories Australia has come up with a fun Easter scrapbook layout that somebunny will love to look at in their album for years to come! Check it out in today’s post! (Oh, and if you’re thinking “For peeps’ sake – enough with the Easter puns already!” don’t worry, that’s all yolks. Seriously, that’s the last one!)
Have you heard the news? Camouflage patterns are IN right now, and thanks to the Camouflage Paper Pack, now they can be IN your scrapbook albums too! The new camo paper pack provides you with a multitude of different camouflage patterned papers that you can use to make masterpieces like this camouflage scrapbook layout! See how you can blend different the papers together in today’s blog post!
There are so many different things you can do with a scrapbook layout — it’s basically a blank canvas! You can add all sorts of personal touches and creative decisions that transform the look and feel of the layout to suit your photos. Just take this beautiful spring scrapbook layout for example! See it first looking fresher than a daisy using entirely Simply Sunshine products; then, read all the way down to the bottom of this post to see this same layout with an outdoorsy, more masculine feel by creating it with the Rustic Manor Paper Pack! Happy reading!
Have you seen the new Simply Sunshine collection yet? This bright and playful collection is blooming with fun and vivid themes, illustrations and designs, making it perfect for creating spring scrapbook layouts. If you have an excess of outdoor photos to choose from, don’t worry — try using Peekaboo Pockets™! Check out today’s post to see how you can combine Peekaboo Pockets™ with Simply Sunshine to create a layout that will give you warm spring feelings whenever you look at it!
Scrapbooking with friends is a great way to find new layout inspiration and avoid dreaded scrapper’s block (the term for when you can’t think of ideas for your next page or design). Doing a small project together, such as a border, is a great way to try out new techniques and see how we all do things a little bit differently. It’s also a lot of fun! No matter what type of page you’re creating, any layout can benefit from a nice border!
With the new Textures collection, the sky is the limit (as well as the water, thanks to the Sky & Water Paper Pack). This collection is chock-full of illustrations that capture the elements of nature and the beauty in the world around us. The best part? They complement any Creative Memories® collection perfectly! Check out how you can use these papers to create a fun layout like this one!