Peaks at Winter CHA Releases Part 3

Some many new products will be featured next week at the biggest scrapbooking trade show of the year in Anaheim, California. Here is a sampling of a few of the new products that you can start to watch for in your local scrapbook stores. Making Memories. In addition to the usual fun embellishments, they are coming out with an embellishment center that I think I am going to have to purchase (maybe even more than 1!) I love the clean look of the shelves and how nicely organized everything looks. They will also be offering plastic jars and metal tins … Continue reading

Can Get Enough of These Products!

Can’t Get enough of these! Do you ever come across an item (or items) that you just want to use over and over on your scrapbook layouts or other paper crafts? There are a few things that I have been having a lot of fun using lately and I thought that I would share them with you. Scenic Route Capetown Collection Paper. This paper is absolutely beautiful! Each paper is double-sided with absolutely gorgeous patterns. I recommend buying two of each sheet so that you can have a full page of each design. It is printed on a thick cardstock … Continue reading

Finding New Ways to Incorporate Journaling

Fun Ways to Incorporate Journaling We all know that journaling is one of the most important parts of creating a layout, but sometimes it can be challenging to journal. I have discovered and used a few products lately that actually make me want to think of more journaling just so that I can incorporate these new fun accents onto my pages. I’d like to share a few of my most recent fun journaling products. Heidi Swapp Journaling Spots. Ever since I opened the package, I haven’t been able to stop putting these on my layouts. They work just like a … Continue reading

Jewelry for Scrapbookers

Many scrapbookers love to create embellishments for layouts, cards and other paper crafts, so creating embellishment style jewelry is a natural extension of our hobby. K & Company and 7 Gypsies, two great scrapbook companies, both offer some really fun jewelry that you customize with your scrapbooking supplies. I would like to share what they have to offer. 7 Gypsies This company is a favorite of mine because of their innovative and unique products. These fun bracelets certainly do not disappoint. Antique Bracelet. This fun bracelet contains silver circle charms that are all linked together. The charms each have a … Continue reading

New Scrapbooking Products: 7 Gypsies

7 Gypsies is a scrapbook company known for innovative products and interesting trinkets that cannot be found anywhere else in the scrapbook industry. They also offer beautiful paper, stamps and albums. I’d like to share a few of my favorite products from their new Summer 06 line. Albums 7 Gypsies does not sell traditional style albums with posts or D-rings and page protectors. Their albums are meant to be altered, including the cover. Most of the covers are made of chipboard and the inside pages are tag board. They have an adorable new purse album kit that includes a chipboard … Continue reading