It’s that time of year again — school is back in session in North America! And a new school year means new school supplies, so why not corral the kiddos to craft a few of their own? With reading assignments and textbook studies already in the pipeline, your A+ bookworms are going to need to mark their places in their books and to keep the chapters moving forward! Back to school is totally cool with these DIY bookmarks that you and your students, kiddos, grandkids (and yourself!) can make — from corner flags to popsicle markers… no more dog-earing the corners!Continue reading Hit the Books With These Back-to-School DIY Bookmarks
There’s a slight chill in the air, hints of cinnamon and baking apples wafting their perfumy pleasures, snuggly sensations of cable knit sweaters — It’s Fall, Y’all… literally, for that’s the name of the newest collection to pile in on the CM scene! This collection’s picks of the patch are perfect for photos and memories of all things autumn — taking scenic foliage drives, trips to the orchard and pumpkin patches, baking, Halloween, family gatherings and more. Hunker down and get ready to add crisp comfort to your albums with this fall scrapbook layout!Continue reading Pile on Autumn Awesomeness With This Fall Scrapbook Layout
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