Win a Season’s Greetings Prize Pack: Virtual Crop Challenge 2

Friday, Oct. 26: 5pm & 7pm CT | Saturday, Oct. 27: 9am, 11am & 1pm CT

Alright, Virtual Croppers – who is feeling up for another challenge?! We’ve got one down so far (and might we add that your masterpieces are absolutely beautiful!) and there are still two to go for today, so let’s dive right in!

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Win a Embossed Bow Punch: Virtual Crop Challenge 1

Friday, Oct. 26: 3pm, 5pm & 7pm CT | Saturday, Oct. 27: 9am, 11am & 1pm CT

Welcome to the last Virtual Crop of 2018! We’re so excited that you’ve decided to join us – it’s going to be two days of awesomeness and creativity, and the opportunity to win fantastic prizes! Are you ready to get started?!

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Get The 411 On Virtual Crops!

What supplies should you bring to a Virtual Crop? How many photos should you print? What prizes can you win? Oh yeah, and what is a Virtual Crop and how do you participate? Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered! We’ve put together the 411 on Virtual Crops so you’ll be prepared for when the festivities begin!

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Your 15 Moods While Scrapbooking (As Told by Emojis)

Scrapbooking can be an emotional rollercoaster. Although it’s your passion and you love doing it, everything doesn’t always go according to plan. There are highs and lows that come with putting a scrapbook together, and what better way to display these different emotions than with emojis (in celebration of World Emoji Day!)?

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#FeatureFriday – Get the Design Details of the Black & White Collection

What’s black and white and oh-so-stunning?! The Black & White Collection of course! #FeatureFriday is here, and have we got a great feature for you. This stunning black and white scrapbook collection was designed to celebrate life’s experiences, from the milestones to everyday moments. Let’s get the design details from our Product Designer Carrie – shared in her own words!

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#ThrowbackThursday: Turning a Sketch into a Scrapbooking Masterpiece

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It’s our first #ThrowbackThursday on the blog! We provided one of our fabulous blog contributors, Meggan, with a sketch that we created for the Sorbet collection and asked her to re-create it using the Full Bloom collection and make it uniquely hers! Want to see? Take a look!

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Make a Mini Scrapbook Photo Album Using Full Bloom

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Hi creators! I must admit, I haven’t been making as many mini albums lately. My mom reminds me often that she hasn’t received any minis in awhile. She loves it when I give her little mini scrapbook albums. I didn’t realize how much they meant to her until one night, she said, I look at your albums when I am feeling sad; they make me happy. How sweet! You just never know how doing the littlest thing can help someone…

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6 Simple Steps to a Stunning Starburst Scrapbooking Border

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Think a standalone punch can only be used for creating individual cut-outs for your scrapbook layouts and projects? Think again! Creative Memories Independent Advisor Rachael DelVecchio came up with a genius idea this past weekend using the new Starburst Punch… check it out!

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How to Create Marquetry Scrapbooking Borders Using the Textile Paper Packs

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Have you seen the Timber, Stone and Cloth Paper Packs yet? I absolutely love how realistic the textures are! These border designs came about by indecision. So many shades and textures, how could I choose just a few? What if I laid strips of my favorites side by side, marquetry-style, and used the resulting patterns to create richly textured borders? Read on to see what I came up with!

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#FiveThingsFriday: 5 Scrapbooking Punches you NEED for Spring

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Happy #FiveThingsFriday, everyone! Today, we have compiled a list of not one or two, but FIVE incredible punches that you’ll absolutely need in your scrapbooking stash this spring to make the most beautiful spring projects and layouts! The great news? They complement each other for fun layering effects! So… let’s spring right into it!

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