Raise of hands — who knows how to embroider? With simple stitches, this form of art allows you to make decorative pillows for your sofa, custom handbags, clothing, tablecloths, towels and more. Blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu learned how to embroider from her grandmother, and paid tribute to this historic pastime by creating this embroidery scrapbook technique — it’s sew stunning! Hoop to it!Continue reading Fabricate an Embroidery Scrapbook Technique — it’s Sew Stunning
From wonderful waterparks, beautiful beach days, zestful trips to the zoo and other fun activities, there are so many awesome family vacation ideas out there. But another standout option — camping! Camping is a great way for family members to reconnect with each other (and with nature!) and to relish new experiences. (Bonus: It’s a great excuse to enjoy lots of melty s’mores and other delicious campfire eats!) Pack your craft bag and let’s go on an adventure with this camping scrapbook layout!Continue reading Follow a Trail of Family Fun With This Camping Scrapbook Layout
This weekend’s jam-packed, globally great, creatively cool Worldwide Virtual Crop is coming to a close, but we know a scrapper’s creativity never truly ends! So tap into your innovation, corral your motivation and dial into some inspiration — it’s time for the Sketch Round-Up!Continue reading Sketch Round-Up May 31-June 13
Since Creative Memories re-launched back in 2014, we’ve celebrated the fact that our Advisor Join Offer has great benefits (access to exclusive products and no minimum order requirements, just to name a few)! But, the top-notch, cream of the crop, best part about becoming a CM Advisor is the community, where we share business tips and tricks, encourage innovative ideas and support each other, whether in person, virtually or both! Have you thought about becoming an Advisor, but aren’t sure if it’s right for you? Well, look no further than these three amazing Advisor stories to see how being a part of this community is a perfect fit in their life.Continue reading Meet Debby, Samm & Sara — How Becoming an Advisor Changed Their Life
Is your scrapbooking being ignored? Are you having trouble finding the motivation to get your projects done? Are the responsibilities of your life interfering with your crafting? Not anymore — kiss your laziness goodbye with the Motivating Microchip, the latest innovation in scrapbooking productivity from Creative Memories!Continue reading TODAY ONLY: Get the Motivating Microchip!
What supplies should you bring to a Virtual Crop? How many photos should you print? What prizes can you win? Oh yeah, and what is a Virtual Crop and how do you participate? Don’t worry — we’ve got you covered! We’ve put together the 411 on Virtual Crops so you’ll be prepared for when the festivities begin!Continue reading Get The 411 on Virtual Crops — UPDATED Version!
What supplies should you bring to a Virtual Crop: Digital Edition? What prizes can you win? Oh yeah, and what is a Virtual Crop: Digital Edition and how do you participate? Don’t worry — we’ve got you covered! We’ve put together the 411 on our Digital Virtual Crops so you’ll be prepared for when the festivities begin!Continue reading Get the 411 on Virtual Crops: Digital Edition!
Since Creative Memories re-launched five years ago, we’ve celebrated the fact that our new plan has great benefits like no monthly order minimums. But, the best part about becoming an Advisor is membership in our community, where we share creative ideas and business tips with each other. We have three great Advisor stories for you to check out and see if being an Advisor may be for you. Take a look!Continue reading Meet Melissa, Tania & Megan — How Becoming an Advisor Changed their Life
It’s our fifth birthday! We could go on and on about the long journey we’ve been on up until this point but the real story lies with you. All of you are the reason that we do what we do, and you are the ones that truly make CM what it is today. The CM story is different for each and every one of you, which is what makes it so great! In today’s post, blog contributor Krislyn shares her CM story and even throws in instructions for creating a CM scrapbook layout with the new Winterberry collection. Check it out!
P.S. We’re celebrating our birthday all week long with FREE SHIPPING! Head to your CM site for more details!
Remaining Challenges – Saturday, Oct. 27: 1pm CT
Wow, it’s been such an incredible day cropping with you all! We hope you’ve enjoyed the creative inspiration and sharing your masterpieces with fellow scrapbookers around the U.S. and Canada – we know we have!
Now, let’s reach for the finish line with the final challenge, and you’re going to love the prize we’ve got planned… a Gather Together prize pack! Ready to dive in?