Did you know that certain shapes can make us feel a particular way? (Who knew geometry could be so emotional?!) Typically, shapes with rounded edges are seen as softer and more approachable, while shapes with sharp lines denote strength and power. When it comes to circles, this round plane figure represents notions of unity, integration, completion and wholeness — sounds like a perfect fit when you compare these unifying thoughts of family (with the Our Moments collection!) and the Circle Lattice Recipe Template. Represent your full-circle life with this circle photos scrapbook layout!Continue reading Encompass Every Day Moments With This Circle Photos Scrapbook Layout
Fact: 8×8 layouts and albums are smaller than their 12×12 counterparts… but that doesn’t mean you can’t pack a whole lot of photos, memories, stories and more within their great-by-great size! See the proof for yourself with this 8×8 scrapbook layout that will be a perfect complement to your family’s heritage album, as it uses the Our Moments collection to set the stunning, sentimental scene.
Speaking of 8x8s, did you know that CM now offers 8×8 Side-Loading Pocket Pages?! These pocket pages are the perfect match for your 8×8 albums — it can fit two sheets of 8×8 paper easily through the side to protect your memories as you flip through the pages year after year. US | CA | AU
And once those pages are finished, you need a place to house these mini marvels! The bestselling 8×8 Ruby, Cobalt, Chocolate and Ebony covers are now available for purchase year-round (woot!), whereas the new Caramel Conifers and Tuscan Teal Leaves are only available until the 25th of October or while supplies last! US | CA | AUContinue reading Flip Through Family Ties: 8×8 Scrapbook Layout To Add To Your Heritage Album
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
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
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
Every family has their own rituals, traditions, celebrations, history and unique lineage. And by documenting the stories, family trees and better-together experiences, you’re ensuring your narratives live on through your children, grandchildren and others. And there’s no better collection to get started on your heritage album (with photos of family reunions, milestone birthdays, baby news, nostalgic memories with siblings and more!) than with the brand-new Our Moments collection! Welcome home your legacies and memories with this family scrapbook layout!Continue reading Blessed With The Best: Family Scrapbook Layout