Spruce Up Your Spreads With These Pine Tree Scrapbook Borders

The serenity of the woods in wintertime is something that can feel a little surreal. The snow blankets and silences all footsteps. A crisp, blowing breeze whooshes in a calming atmosphere. A deeper connection to nature can be developed… and all of these can go on for miles. With the new Treeline Border Punch, you can replicate this awe-inspiring feeling by creating beautiful pine tree scrapbook borders that add a peaceful, wondrous look to any project — see for yourself!

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The Creative Countdown is On With This Christmas Scrapbook Spread

Here’s an interesting history lesson for you! The Advent calendar is of German origin, tracing back to the 19th century when German Protestants made chalk marks on doors or lit candles to count the days leading up to Christmas. In 1851, the first hanging, wooden (and handmade!) Advent calendar was created. By the early 20th century, the first printed calendars appeared in people’s homes, followed by the addition the iconic small doors in the 1920s. As many know, counting down to Christmas can bring a lot of joy, excitement and anticipation, which can also be a great time to prep your yuletide layouts and albums! Get a glimpse of this two-page Christmas scrapbook spread and start imagining of how you’ll commemorate the season!

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You’re Sure to Keep Cool With This Winter Scrapbook Layout

When the weather is extra cold outside, it can be quite comfy and snuggly to stay inside and scrapbook the day away! But if you are a brisk-weather lover, whether it’s sliding down a hill atop a toboggan, spending the day cross-country skiing, gliding around on ice skates or anything in between, you will surely want to check out this winter scrapbook layout. (P.S. It’ll give you all the warm fuzzies!)

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This Apple Scrapbook Border is Ripe for the Creative Picking

Ancestors of Malus domestica, the modern table apple, are said to have geographic roots in Asia. Nowadays, there are 7,500 varieties of apples grown throughout the world! That’s a lot of apple picking, fruit baskets, pies and other treats! The humble apple, from Granny Smith to McIntosh and Cortland, truly captures a crisp aspect of the fall season. Blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu loves all things apple in the fall, so she wanted to capture this by creating an apple scrapbook border!

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Bundle Up to Beauty With This Enchanting Winter Scrapbook Layout

Make layouts for your winter memories that are “Best in Snow” with the new Winter Woods collection! This stylish subzero collection is filled with all sorts of winter tidings that will add icy elegance to your albums. Check out this winter scrapbook layout and start thinking up your own cold-weather wonders.

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up Oct. 26-30

They say inspiration can be found anywhere — but they don’t mention how easy it can be to find when you know about the Weekly Sketch Round-Up! Check out these four projects from our Instagram and get your creative juices flowing!

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Scariest Things for Scrapbookers: Part 3

Happy Halloween! The last day of October marks the occasion when we take time to celebrate all the things spooky-scary and creepy-crawly. But, as we all know, scrapbookers have a different set of fears that non-crafters just don’t quite understand. The past two years, we’ve listed some of the scariest things for scrapbookers (read Part 1 and Part Boo! here), and now we hope you’re feeling brave, because it’s time for Part 3!

WARNING: If you are a scrapbooker who gets scared, it’s recommended you read this one with the lights on…

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Jingle All the Way With These Santa Scrapbook Borders

There are less than 60 days until Christmas (wow, where has the year gone?!), which means Santa is probably starting to make his final preparations and for the upcoming yuletide season. Zooming around the world in one night is no easy task, so the least we can do is make some crafts to show our appreciation. Take a pause for Mr. Claus and let’s unwrap some creative magic with these Santa scrapbook borders!

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Carve Up a Great Craft With This Pumpkin Scrapbook Layout

Pumpkins are a staple during the autumn season — from carved ones glowing atop your front porch to your spiced lattes — and now, thanks to blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu, you can place them in your autumn albums as well! Check out this pretty pumpkin scrapbook layout and get ready to have a gourd time!

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Layer on the Festivities With These Christmas Scrapbook Layouts

Have you ever created a project with one of our Laser Cut Paper Packs? These unique, decorative paper packs give you all sorts of innovative possibilities in terms of layering, framing and more. In fact, the Christmas Spirit collection’s laser cut papers are designed to encase your photos inside their festive-shaped frames (like ornaments and candies with candy canes seen below!) and they’re double-sided so you can choose which seasonal style frames your layout best! (Talk about holly jolly!) Check out these Christmas scrapbook layouts that integrate the Christmas Spirit Laser Cut Paper Pack!

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