These DIY Advent Calendars Are a Creative Countdown

The yuletide season is right around the corner, which means we’re gearing up with anticipation to the countdown to Christmas! Have you ever used an Advent calendar to count down the days until Christmas morning? Blog contributors Sachiyo Omitsu and Erica Kelley decided to create some DIY Advent calendars for their families this year — check it out!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up Nov. 16-20

How does your to-do list look for the week ahead? Perhaps you have a few errands to run or you need to prep and decorate your house for the upcoming festive season… and how about some time slotted to create four beautiful layouts? Let’s cue into that last to-do task, for we have a bounty great sketches for you to try out! Learn all about them in today’s Weekly Sketch Round-Up!

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Win Your Choice of a Cheers or Love Each Other 2 Album Cover: Virtual Crop Challenge #6

Saturday, Nov. 14: 1pm CT

Oh my goodness — it’s already time for the final Virtual Crop challenge of November! Although this is the last challenge (until our December Virtual Crop!), you have until 11:59pm CT on Sunday to submit all your layouts. Let’s end on the best note possible — it’s time for Challenge #6!

For a refresher on VC instructions, get the 411 on Virtual Crops here.

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Win a Winter Woods Prize Pack: Virtual Crop Challenge #5

Saturday, Nov. 14: 11am, 1pm CT

You continue to inspire us with your dynamic designs! You’ve all created some amazing projects so far, and we can’t wait to see what you’re able to do with Challenge #5! Let’s get to it, shall we?

For a refresher on VC instructions, get the 411 on Virtual Crops here.

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Win a Winter Woods Album Cover: Virtual Crop Challenge #4

Saturday, Nov. 14: 9am, 11am, 1pm CT

Welcome back to the Virtual Crop! We’ve got an awesome day chock-full of crafting and creativity (and of course, fun!) ahead of us, so let’s not beat around the bush — here’s Challenge #4!

For a refresher on VC instructions, get the 411 on Virtual Crops here.

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Win a Winter Woods Prize Pack: Virtual Crop Challenge #2

Friday, Nov. 13: 3pm, 5pm CT | Saturday, Nov. 14: 9am, 11am, 1pm CT

Wow — you all did an amazing job with the first challenge. And if that’s an indication of how the weekend is going to go, we’re in for a great time! Let’s move on to Challenge #2!

For a refresher on VC instructions, get the 411 on Virtual Crops here.

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Win an Icicle Chain Border Maker Cartridge: Virtual Crop Challenge #1

Friday, Nov. 13: 1pm, 3pm, 5pm CT | Saturday, Nov. 14: 9am, 11am, 1pm CT

Welcome to the November Virtual Crop! Have you cleared your weekend plans for two days filled with crafting, creativity and the chance to win some awesome prizes? We hope so, because it’s time for Challenge #1!

If this is your first time participating in a Virtual Crop and you would like a quick step-by-step guide of what to expect before you jump in, you can get the 411 on Virtual Crops in this blog postincluding how to participate (in our Virtual Crop Facebook Group)supplies you’ll needexamples of challengesthe types of prizes and more.

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up Oct. 26-30

They say inspiration can be found anywhere — but they don’t mention how easy it can be to find when you know about the Weekly Sketch Round-Up! Check out these four projects from our Instagram and get your creative juices flowing!

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Be Bold in the Cold With These Exclusive Winter Scrapbook Layouts

Have you heard the news about the limited-time-only Winter Frolic Promo?! You can get YOUR choice of one of two bundles (or all the products in one convenient bundle!) FREE by spending a qualifying amount on the CM website. Today, we’re going to show you not one, but TWO winter scrapbook layouts that have been created with these bundles so you can see them in cold-weather action — bundle up and check them out!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up Oct. 12-16

Wow! There has been a lot of hustle and bustle (and oodles of inspiration!) here at Creative Memories! Are you ready to be whisked into another exciting wave of innovation and creation? Take a look at these four projects from our Instagram and get ready to try them out for yourself, because it’s time for the Weekly Sketch Round-Up!

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