“Summertime, and the livin’ is easy…”
Continue reading Love A Laid-Back Lifestyle: Fast2Fab™ Predesigned Summer Scrapbook Spread
Whether that means reading for pleasure at the beach, laid-back BBQs in the backyard, lazy days at the pool, stress-free vacations, gardening, laying in freshly mowed grass to watch the clouds blow by and more, we’re all about summer’s glorious and gratifying three R’s — renew, relax and recharge! And scrapbooking can be as easy-breezy as a summer’s day, too, especially with Fast2Fab™ options! Kick back relish this Fast2Fab™ predesigned summer scrapbook spread to get a thrill for the chill.
Here’s a sweet treat — for a limited time, you can purchase the bestselling Original Border Maker System in a special-edition and striking combo of navy and light blue AND you’ll get the limited-edition Frosted Cupcake Chain Border Maker Cartridge, PLUS Celebration Laser Cut Borders (5/pk) BONUS! Now that’s a packed parcel and extra-special present!
Continue reading Get The Party Started With These Birthday And Celebration Scrapbook Borders
So, to put these items to good (and beautiful) use, get your crafting station ready for a project party with these birthday and celebration scrapbook borders that will be the perfect finishing touch (like the bow on top of a gift!) to your layouts!
Did you know for a limited time, you can earn the exclusive Dotted Banner Chain Border Maker Cartridge or Mosaic Diamond Chain Border Maker Cartridge FREE when you reach a qualifying purchase amount — up to 6 free BMCs per order!? Talk about a bevy of border-making fun!
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Well, if you want to get the scoop on swoops (literally!), then this blog post regarding the Dotted Banner Chain BMC is it for you, for this cartridge creates a double-banner design with two dots swooping across the top row and three dots swooping across the bottom row. And when you pair it with some tonally awesome products, you’re in for a dazzling, delightful treat! Or rather, make that three tonal scrapbook borders and DIY card!
Continue reading Link Your Memories Together With These Tonal Scrapbook Borders And DIY Card
We’re stepping into a fortress full of wizardry and spellbinding potions — and perhaps a broomstick, sword, shield and a sorcery trick or two — for today marks a magical, mystical making with the Enchanted Wizard collection! (Psst, today also marks the launch of the Enchanted Princess collection — but more on those fairy tale marvels soon!) Get your creative wand (or CM goodies and tools!) at the ready and cast a scrapbooking spell with this wizard themed scrapbook layout — it’s perfect for memories of fantastical family trips to amusement parks, themed birthdays, imagination-filled playdates and more.
Continue reading Marvel At Magical Moments With This Wizard Themed Scrapbook Layout
“Ev’ry heart beats true
Continue reading Show A Patriotic Palette With This USA Themed Scrapbook Layout
‘neath the Red, White and Blue”
Have you ever wondered why America salutes the hues of red, white and blue? Well, it has been said that Charles Thomson, Secretary of the Continental Congress, explained that those shades have a lot of significance — red signifying hardiness and valor, white representing purity and innocence and blue denoting vigilance, perseverance and justice. And this patriotic palette has clearly stood the test of time! Check out the stars-and-stripes power from Home Office’s Product Development Creative Manager Noreen Smith with this USA themed scrapbook layout!
Camping can open doors to inspiring, fresh air adventures while also creating memories to last a lifetime. Whether it’s an old-fashioned tent, modern RV, pop-up camper, rustic cabin or lakeside cottage, you can get an up-close, immersive experience with nature and escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life… and perhaps enjoy some fishing, hiking, toasting marshmallows over a crackling bonfire, cooking burgers and hotdogs over charcoal grills, stargazing and more. And with the U.S. Memorial Day observance just around the corner (and for many, the unofficial start of summer!), it’s the perfect time to tap into blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu’s camp scrapbook layout!
Continue reading It’s A Campsite Delight: Seek An Outdoor Escape With This Camp Scrapbook Layout
We broke the news in April that there is a NEW “Sale” dropdown on the website in the Last Chance category and we kept on with the deal delights in May with another batch of must-haves! (And come on, who doesn’t love a good deal?!) This iteration includes a plethora of products that span a scrapbooking spectrum from teens to tropical vibes, springtime to staycations… and so much more! But if you want to take advantage of these discounted deals, you’ll want to grab ’em before May 30!
Remember: You’re going to want to be sure and bookmark the page because it’s going to be refreshed regularly with current products that will be discounted for a period of only 30 days at a time — or until they sell through.
If you haven’t already seen the May additions, sneak a peek at them below, then check out the projects to get inspiration on how you can use these discounted products in your scrapbooks! This is a great time to shop our stash and make these must-haves yours!
Note: Not all products used in the projects are still in stock. The projects are for getting ideas on how you can use the discounted products.
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Continue reading Shop Our May “SALE” While You Still Can!
Here’s something that may make your day — the May Completed Album Challenge is underway in the Virtual Crop Facebook Group! There are so many types of albums out there in CM’s gamut of goodies — from traditional 12×12 albums to quick Fast2Fabs™, smaller 8×8 bookcloths and today’s special standout — 8×8 Custom Paper Albums! (Psst, they do indeed count toward the monthly Completed Album Challenges!) Make one for yourself (or as a gift!) and make sure to enter for the chance to win!
Do you know others who’d love to get more than a fair share of scrapbooking ideas and inspiration? Invite your scrapbook friends to join the Virtual Crop Facebook Group this week to get inspired by all of the completed albums!
If you completed an album this month (does not need to be from start to finish in May, just completed in May), 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 #CompletedMay2023 for the chance to win!
Continue reading May Completed Album Challenge PLUS 8×8 Custom Paper Albums
Do you have a crop or retreat coming up? Or maybe you finally have some “me time?” Well, why not tap into the Sketch Round-Up to give your brain a creative boost… and to add some awesome ideas to your albums! Have at it!
Continue reading Sketch Round-Up May 8-21
Yes, 12-inch Trimmers are a must-have CM tool. And you’ve got to have plenty of Tape Runners and Foam Squares in reach. The Custom Cutting System? Yes, please! But your toolbox cannot be complete without the Creative Memories Original Border Maker System! It makes it so fast and so easy to wake up a layout, card or border (like the ones below!) with the different shapes and patterns from the cartridges. Press your creativity with these Creative Memories-themed scrapbook borders featuring the Double Rickrack Chain Border Marker Cartridge (or BMC if you’re in the know)!
Continue reading Add The Final Trimming Touch With These Creative Memories-Themed Scrapbook Borders With Zigzag Details
Psst, we think you’ll love its zigzag design, too.