What’s the best part of a birthday cake? The icing. What’s the equivalent of icing on a birthday scrapbook layout? A gorgeous border made with the Happy BirthYAY collection! In today’s blog, Krislyn walks you through how to take this festive collection and create a stunning birthday scrapbook border that will tie your layout together and bring the page to life. Check it out!
Are you one of those people who absolutely LOVE their birthday? We’re talking about the type of person who purposefully wakes up earlier than usual and goes to bed super late just so you can squeeze every last second out of your special day? If so, then the Happy BirthYAY collection is your dream come true! It’s festive, it’s fun and it’s full of birthday flair to celebrate YOU! So, let’s start planning your next birthday-themed scrapbook layout (regardless of how far away on the calendar it is).
Gift shopping can be tough. You never really know what to get somebody, and even if you do, how do you know if they will like it? Material items come and go, but do you know what everyone always appreciates? Memories — especially the memories of a happy day spent with friends, family and loved ones. So, when it comes time to give a present for somebody’s special day, why not give them the tools to create a beautiful birthday scrapbook layout that they can then decorate with all the photos from the big day? The Happy BirthYAY collection is the perfect gift for any crafty person that’s celebrating a birthday. If they need some ideas to get started, show them how to create this fun birthday scrapbook layout!
One of the reasons that we all love scrapbooking is the fact that everybody sees things a little differently. It’s one of the reasons why the sketches posted on our Instagram account are so popular. Everybody envisions something different when looking at a blank canvas like a sketch. This is also true when it comes to tools! The Rolling Hills Border Maker Cartridge was marketed as a BMC that would create borders that look like scenic hills and trees. But, when blog contributor Nicole saw the BMC, she thought of something completely unique. Check out her take on the Rolling Hills BMC by taking a look at the birthday scrapbook layout she made!
Did you know that it’s scientifically proven that the more birthdays you have, the longer you live? This is why a collection like the Happy BirthYAY is so important — birthdays are a good thing for everyone involved! The Happy BirthYAY collection is the ultimate tool for a scrapbooker who is commemorating a birthday, thanks mostly to the fact that it evokes a sense of everything we love about celebrations — fun, playfulness and joy. How was this essence so perfectly captured? We sat down with Alex, the designer and illustrator of this collection, to find out what inspired her when designing this collection. Let’s take a look!
Picture this: It’s the birthday of someone special in your life (maybe it’s even yours). The cake is on the table, the candles are lit and everyone is gathered around the cake doing their best rendition of the “Happy Birthday” song. As the song comes near its end, you start to think about the memories that are made during birthday parties. As the candles are blown out, you make a silent wish to yourself, “I wish there was a collection that was made for creating beautiful birthday scrapbook layouts.” Today’s your lucky day because your oddly specific wish just came true!
Want a collection that’s bubbling with personality and charm? The Mermaid Cove collection is an underwater extravaganza! It has everything you need to create a gorgeous underwater scrapbook layout that looks like it came right from under the sea. Want an example? Check out this gorgeous mermaid layout!
Although the title “Pretty in Pink” might remind you of a certain ’80s movie, you don’t have to be Mollie Ringwald to use pink to brighten up your life. The Mix & Match Pink Paper Pack is a great way to create a beautiful pink scrapbook layout that works well with almost any occasion and will bring extra vibrancy and cheer to your albums. Looking for a place to start? Great, check out today’s layout!
Hosting a birthday party or get together soon? We have an adorable cupcake topper idea that will be a quick-and-easy way to add some decoration to your cupcakes. Choose from the dinosaur, burst and unicorn – they’re perfect for any party!
“Graphic,” “striking” and “bold” pretty much sum up the new Black & White collection. Add that to the new Double Chevron Border Maker Cartridge and Starburst Punch, along with your favorite Cardstock colors and you have all you need to make some seriously snazzy scrapbook borders! In fact, we’ve come up with 5 scrapbook borders you’ll want to make. The best part – they can be used for nearly any occasion, from birthdays to graduations to weddings and on and on.