Have you ever had an excess of products from one scrapbook collection but needed more supplies from another collection for the project you want to make? Or maybe you purchased a Fast2Fab™ album with the intent to make one kind of themed album but then it fell through and now you don’t know what to do? These aren’t solution-less problems! With a few modifications and a little bit of creativity, you can easily transform a Fast2Fab™ and make it work for a completely different theme. Check out how blog contributor Meg was able to take the Little Lamb Baby Boy Fast2Fab™ and turn it into a Maritime Fast2Fab™ in today’s post!
Looking for a way to bring your beach and oceanside memories to life in your digital layouts? With the Digital Maritime Kit, you can like never before! This nautical scrapbook kit contains 12 digital papers and 59 design elements such as lighthouses, anchors, seashells, starfish and much more so that—at last—your digital scrapbook layouts can properly reflect just how much fun you and your family have on the water. Check out what blog contributor Beth had to say about this ocean-themed digital scrapbook kit and why she was so excited about it being released.
Do you follow us on Instagram? If so, you’ve probably noticed that we just started an awesome new initiative where we’re providing DAILY scrapbook sketches—and a few fun scrapbooking memes here and there as well—to keep your creativity flowing! Follow us at @CreativeMemories to get your daily dose of inspiration, and in the meantime, here’s your sketch round-up of the week to see what you (may have) missed!
They say a picture is worth a thousand words but is that even enough to tell the full story? Do you ever find yourself running out of room on a page and being unable to fit all of your photos and memories? Peekaboo Pockets™ are one of the best ways to fit more photos on a scrapbook page! These scrapbooking photo pockets are an efficient and effective way to pack your pages with as many photos as you need, layering photographs on top of one another to create a “slideshow” of sorts. With the Peekaboo Pockets™, there’s no more leaving photos off the page due to a lack of room; you can fit everything you want onto the page in an organized, aesthetically pleasing way. Want to see them in action? Check out just how much content can be squeezed into this Maritime two-page layout with Peekaboo Pockets™ below!
Time seems to move at a different pace on the beach. There’s something about the feeling of sand under your toes, blue skies overhead and water nearby that makes you forget about your stressors and problems for the day. Although many of us can’t spend every day on the beach, with the Maritime collection you can create a nautical-themed scrapbook layout that captures how peaceful it is to be near the water. Blog contributor Nicole recently created a beautiful Maritime scrapbook layout to showcase her family’s beach memories. Check it out!
Are you happiest with the water beneath you and a cold drink in your hand? Is your favourite sound in the world the crashing and splashing of waves? If so, you aren’t alone. Many people find their happy place on a boat or by the water, so it’s no wonder that the Maritime collection has become so popular! It comes with a wide variety of options for customizable borders that really bring the page to life, and blog contributor Krislyn will show you how to create beach scrapbook borders that make every page look like it came straight from the sea.
As July comes to an end, you have inevitably racked up quite the collection of summertime photos. Whether they’re from days at the beach, the Fourth of July, trips to the fair or any other summertime activity, you’re likely starting to think about what you want to do with all of these photos. Luckily, we’ve got a wide assortment of different summer scrapbook collections that will make your summertime photos shine. Show off photos of your vacation by the water, your homegrown garden photos and anything in between that screams “summer” to you with these 5 Hot Summer Collections for 2018. Continue reading 5 Hot Summer Scrapbook Collections for 2018
Scrapbook pages are a lot like caterpillars. They start out plain and very unassuming, but if you have patience and give it enough time, they’ll eventually transform into something beautiful. Ironically enough, this butterfly scrapbook border is the perfect way to turn any page into a work of art. Follow the instructions below to see how you can create this Maritime butterfly scrapbook layout!
Happy #FeatureFriday! This week, we sat down with Tara, illustrator and product designer at Creative Memories, to find out about her inspiration behind the super-popular Maritime collection that brings a nautical feel to any project! Get insider details on her process for designing the album cover, the thought that went into the paper pack, what challenges she faced, her favourite body of water that inspired the collection and more. Intrigued? Check it out!
Is the ocean calling your name? Well, if it is, then you need to get the Maritime scrapbook collection in your hands to create this layout! The soothing colour palette of blue, green and soft neutrals is perfect for all of your beach and oceanside memories. Let’s take a look!