We’re feeling blue today… and in the best way possible! Did you know that blue is often linked to creativity and thinking outside of the box? And through associations with the sky, the ocean and water, many people correspond blue with thoughts and feelings of peace, tranquility and openness. Whatever the science of this shade may be, the Vivid Melodies Capri Blue items are simply hue-tiful! See for yourself (and the stunning anemone designs, too!) in this blue scrapbook layout!Continue reading Be Cool, Calm And Collected With This Blue Scrapbook Layout
As time goes on, many people come to find out that it’s the “little things” in life that gives us the most joy and happiness. Life’s simple pleasures can come in all shapes and sizes — getting a coffee with a longtime friend, the sun shining through your window with a good book in hand, the tail-wagging greeting from your pet after a long day at work, practicing meditation, baking cookies with your kids or grandchildren and so much more. And to appreciate what’s right in front of you and to remember these everyday (and extraordinary!) moments, you need to craft everyday scrapbook layout, like this special sensation!Continue reading Cherish The Simple Things In Life With This Everyday Scrapbook Layout
It’s always a great accomplishment to put that last little touch of an embellishment on or scribble a closing journal caption to finish out a layout and place it into an album… and voilà! A completed masterpiece! (Talk about a mood booster, right?!) Well, if you are nearing the finish line of your latest album, then you should take on the July Completed Album Challenge!
And this family scrapbook layout might just be the extra push you need to end the month on a fabulous (and finished!) note!
(Here’s how it works: If you completed an album this month (does not need to be from start to finish in July, just completed in July), make a short video flipping through each of the pages in your newly completed album. Then, post your video in the Virtual Crop Facebook Group with the hashtag #JulyCropDontStop for the chance to win!Continue reading July Completed Album Challenge PLUS A Family Scrapbook Layout
Ahoy, scrappers! On the creative horizon today is a project AND challenge that will help you rays the bar! Not only are we sharing a happy and hue-tiful water-themed scrapbook layout, but it’s also time for the June Completed Album Challenge in the Virtual Crop Facebook Group! So crush this two-page spread — featuring the Sunrise, Sunset Recipe Template — and crush your album goals for a double dose of fun!
Remember: If you completed an album this month (does not need to be from start to finish in June, just completed in June), make a short video flipping through each of the pages in your newly completed album. Then, post your video in the Virtual Crop Facebook Group with the hashtag #JuneCropDontStop for the chance to win!
Yes, we love road trips, adventures in the mountains, camping and more… but there’s also something indulgent and relaxing about a beach or an under-the-water vacation. If you’re daydreaming about the seaside, tranquil rolling waves lapping the shore, sunshine aplenty and swimming with friends and family, then this water themed scrapbook layout is a current project you should undertake!Continue reading Be Full Of Glee And Under The Sea: Water Themed Scrapbook Layout
Go bold with folds! Yes, really — today’s post is all about folding with blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu. Something as simple as folding a circle can elevate a layout to eye-catching appeal. Ready to try the technique out? Then follow along with this family scrapbook layout and share your foldable and notable layout!Continue reading Elevate With Elegance: Family Scrapbook Layout With Bold Folds
Love, laughter, communication, togetherness — all are important ingredients in building and boosting strong family relationships. And when the snapshots of smiles are printed and the so-much-fun stories are scribed, it’s time to relay those rewarding relationships to remember forever! Embrace your heritage with this family scrapbook layout!Continue reading Together Is Better: Family Scrapbook Layout
Blue and yellow combos look balanced, peaceful, dynamic. And it’s easier than ever to achieve this brilliant aesthetic with the Heart to Help Paper Pack! The warmth, radiance and golden glints of yellow stands out against, yet complements, with the vivid and cool tones of blue to make your photos and memories pop with pizzazz and panache! Combine your special moments together with this sunflower scrapbook layout that is sure to catch everyone’s eye!
Psst! To further spread hope and support for Ukraine, in which their national hues are yellow and blue and national flower is the sunflower, you can order the Heart to Help Paper Pack and Creative Memories will donate all profits of this paper pack and the Digital Heart to Help Paper Pack to the International Rescue Committee, an institution helping displaced families who have fled Ukraine and providing them with necessary supplies.
A scrapbook border can really add that WOW factor or finishing touch to your projects and layouts. What’s even better is when the tool used to create those enticing elements can actually act as a two-in-one item — not just making borders, but also frames! Yes, it’s true and possible with CM’s frame punches! The recent Dollop Arch Frame Punch allows you to create borders and frames, dotting your creations with two delightfully dolloped arches. Want to see it in action? Then check out these ideas — one DIY card and two scrapbook borders — that shows off its design duality.Continue reading 3 Project Ideas Using The Dollop Arch Frame Punch
What do you like to do with your family? Host game nights? Cook and eat meals together? Enjoy weeklong vacations? Attend reunions with far-away or near-and-dear relatives? Partake in sporting or music events? No matter what activities or hobbies you do with your family, spending quality time with others is a great way to show how much you care. Speaking of care, show a bit of bonding, love and admiration for your go-to group with this family scrapbook layout.Continue reading Care For Your Kin With This Family Scrapbook Layout