Record Your Halloween Memories

Halloween Layouts With Halloween just a couple of weeks away, I’ve been thinking about different things I would like to feature on my Halloween layouts. There are many different things you may want to include and with a little planning before the big day, you will be able to capture all of the memories that you want to remember. Here are a few things that I’ve been thinking about for preserving our Halloween memories. Costumes layout. My kid’s costumes definitely need to be featured on a layout. In the past, I made a Halloween layout for each child for his … Continue reading

Creating Keepsakes Challenges

Are you looking for some new ways to add a little more excitement to your creative process? I’ve just come across some great challenge ideas at the Creating Keepsakes website that could fill hours of scrapbooking fun. They have two great challenge areas on the site. Both of them will help you generate new ideas and push your creativity to a new level. The Random Challenge Generator is where you get to choose the categories where you would like to be challenged. Some of the categories are number of photos, titles and lettering, shapes, journaling style, number of embellishments and … Continue reading

Use a Kit for Fast, Beautiful Layouts

Looking for a fast and easy way to create a scrapbook layout? You should give a scrapbook kit a try. Papers in a scrapbook kit usually come with a variety of patterned paper all printed in the same colors. This makes it easy to mix stripes, polka dots and floral prints since all of the colors match. Most scrapbooking companies offer specific lines with paper, stickers, other embellishments, and ribbon that all look beautiful together. Some of my favorite coordinated paper lines come from the following companies. Basic Grey. They offer paper with a distressed, yet elegant look. They also … Continue reading