It’s a Family Night Delight With This Game Night Scrapbook Layout

Whether you’re hosting a birthday party, a family reunion or even just looking for something to do after dinner to ease into the evening, game days and nights are always a good idea — bonus points for lots of memories and laughter! Even better, with so many video chat options available today (Zoom, anyone?) there are tons of opportunities to stay connected and be competitive. A win-win-win for all! Blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu and her family have been actively playing games during these unusual times, and because of it, many family night delights have occurred! See how she tapped into board game bliss with this game night scrapbook layout!

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Make the Most of Your Papers With This Earth Scrapbook Layout

Have you ever had scrapbooking paper that was so beautiful that you wanted to make the most of its pattern and palette and to not leave any scraps behind? Blog contributor Noreen Smith loves the Emerald Gemstone papers… so much so that she made a layout that uses just one sheet of Emerald Gemstone paper, yet is undeniably full of intrigue and interest! (P.S. You can create this one-page wonder with any CM collection!) Check out this Earth scrapbook layout below to see how Noreen did it!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up Feb. 15-19

Get ready to rock ‘n’ roll (and scroll!) into your next project this week, for we have another online edition of the Weekly Sketch Round-Up! Two feature the Party Time! collection and the other two the exclusive Cardstock Buffet Combo Packs — all being scrapbooking winners with easy-to-follow steps! Let’s get to it!

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Rays Your Standard With This Sunshine Scrapbook Layout

Vitamin D is good for your bones, body and brain, and the sun is one of the best sources to soak up this nutrient, also fittingly called the “sunshine vitamin!” If you’re looking for a vitamin D-lightful opportunity, then the Sunshine Recipe Template will help you radiate new ideas into your albums! And when you pair it with the Boho Escape collection, you’re in for even more warm wonders! Bask in this sunshine scrapbook layout below and give it a glowing go!

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Manifest a Masterpiece With This Artistic Scrapbook Layout

“The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life.”

This quote by William Morris, a celebrated designer, poet and craftsman from the Art Nouveau era, exemplifies the latest launch that does just that — accentuate your photos of everyday life. From special moments and memories with friends to family get-togethers, highlighting heritage albums and more, the brand-new Art Nouveau collection features the international “new art” movement’s nature motifs, ornamental stylings and sinuous, organic lines to give a timeless presence to your photos. (P.S. Some of the papers within the Art Nouveau Paper Pack pay homage to designs by William Morris, too!) Ready to see what its elegance is all about? Then take a look at this artistic scrapbook layout and exhibit some creativity!

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Dynamic Duo: Create Both Simple and Decorative Scrapbook Layouts With The Boho Escape Collection

Sometimes, you only have mere minutes to create and other times you can squeeze in a bit more and add that extra sticker or two. Luckily, no matter how much time you have, you can take the same basic supplies and groundwork and come up with multiple crafting opportunities! Blog contributor Noreen Smith recently used the beautiful Boho Escape collection and the new Mirrored Triangles Border Maker Cartridge to create two layouts — a more simple scrapbook layout and an elevated (and simply fabulous!) decorative scrapbook layout! Dive into this dynamic duo below!

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Excel in Exclusivity With These Scrapbook Spread Ideas

Have you heard about the new and exclusive Heart & Soul, Timeless and Crafter Paper Packs? We sure hope so because for a limited time, you can get your hands on these never-before-seen paper packs for FREE (yes, FREE!) when you make qualifying purchases of Last Chance products on the website. Blog contributor Krislyn Mattei got her hands on these three paper packs early, and she was able to put together some inspiring (and may we say, stunning!) scrapbook spreads that will make your albums stand out — take a look below!

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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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Herd in Creative Cuteness With This Baby Scrapbook Layout

How have you marked the growth of your kids or grandkids in your scrapbooks? Do you take photos that mark those “baby’s firsts?” Or perhaps you document and journal about changes in height, birthdays and developing hobbies ? Blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu let her young kids get hands on (literally!) with this adorable baby scrapbook layout, turning their handprints into elephants! Talk about creativity!

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Create Continental Crafts With These Europe Scrapbook Layouts

Even though it’s the second-smallest continent by size, Europe more than makes up for its area with its iconic landmarks and sights, stunning cities, cuisine, culture and so much more. Blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu had her London and Paris memories on her mind with these chic Europe scrapbook layouts — give them a gander!

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