The first few months of a baby’s life are prime memory-making months. That bundle of joy experiences so many different “firsts,” resulting in tons of photo-worthy moments. And of course, with all those moments and all those photos, you’re going to need all the pages to commemorate them – one’s just not going to cut it! Thankfully, blog contributor Melissa is here with a sweet two-page baby scrapbook spread that perfectly captures the beginnings that fly by so fast. See it below!
There is so much joy and beauty that goes into a wedding. It’s a beautiful day shared with so many people, but so often for the bride and groom, the day flies by. They’re lucky if they even get a piece of their own wedding cake! To capture the bliss of that bustling day, it’s always a good idea to take plenty of photos so you can turn them into a special wedding scrapbook layout. It’s the perfect way to commemorate every loving moment of that lovely day. Need ideas to get you started? Take a look at this two-page wedding scrapbook spread and feel the love!
The Great Escape collection was inspired by two things: The great outdoors and the Great White North, aka Canada. The designs drew upon classic Canadian posters, iconography and vast landscapes from the mountains to the ocean, making it perfect for a variety of projects. Whether you want to create an outdoor scrapbook layout or commemorate time spent in the land of all things maple, Great Escape has everything you need! This Canada scrapbook layout shows just how fun the outdoors can be!
It’s finally here… THIS WEEKEND we celebrate National Scrapbook Day!!! It’s obviously kind of a big deal for us because, in our opinion (and hopefully yours), it’s the best day of the year and is an awesome reason to celebrate! We know there will be lots of weekend events and retreats, cropping with friends or scrapbooking away in the quiet solitude of your own craft cave. Need a fun project to create to celebrate the big day? Check out this scrapbook layout made by Marja from CM Home Office Canada and try creating them yourself! (Hint: If you’ve never seen the exclusive products that are used in this layout, make sure you check out the Ingredients section to see how YOU can get them!)
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!
Sometimes, you have a story or a moment that is so grandiose that you can’t fit everything onto one page. Thankfully, blog contributor Nicole has a solution for this problem. She was able to take the Imagine That! collection and create a beautiful two-page scrapbook layout that fits a multitude of photos and memories. Check out how Nicole was able to take a fun afternoon and turn it into memories that will last for years to come!
On the surface, the Imagine That! collection looks like it’s meant for theme parks and superhero-themed projects. While it is a great collection for these things, it also works for a variety of other types of projects such as adventures, spring, summertime and more. Check out how blog contributor Nicole was able to use the collection to bring her family trip to the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument to life!
No matter what extra-curricular activities your kids are into, whether it’s outdoor sports, dramatic arts, music… you are bound to have countless photos of their escapades. In our household, it’s dancing — I have countless photos of concert nights, photo days, rehearsals and more. The challenge is fitting all those photos into an album! This layout featuring nine photos is ideal for getting more photos safely into an album for you and your kiddos to enjoy!
Isn’t it funny how quickly we shift from Halloween to the holidays? Right when the pumpkins get put away, the poinsettias come out. Thankfully, the new Season’s Greetings collection has all the scrapbooking materials you need to create beautiful holiday-themed scrapbook layouts. In today’s post, contributor Nicole shows how to create a gorgeous two-page holiday scrapbook layout using some of the papers and products that come with Season’s Greetings. Check it out!
Are you in need of some inspiration? If so, you’re in luck, because it’s time for the Weekly Sketch Round-Up! There were four new sketches posted on our Instagram account (@CreativeMemories) throughout the past week — have you tried any of them out yet? If you have, we want to see! Take a picture of the finished product and post it on Instagram with the hashtag #CreativeMemoriesSketches so that everyone can see your take on it! Happy scrapping!