Raise the Stakes and Tell Your Stories with this Fun Two-Page Scrapbook Layout

Sometimes, you have a story or a moment that is so grandiose that you can’t fit everything onto one page. Thankfully, blog contributor Nicole has a solution for this problem. She was able to take the Imagine That! collection and create a beautiful two-page scrapbook layout that fits a multitude of photos and memories. Check out how Nicole was able to take a fun afternoon and turn it into memories that will last for years to come!

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Have Your Cake & Eat It Too with these Fun Birthday Craft Ideas

Giving gifts? The best! Eating cake? Yes, please! Singing the birthday song? We’ll lead the chorus. Finding unique ways to showcase the birthday memories made? Well, that can be tricky. That is, unless you have a collection like Happy BirthYAY, which makes all your birthday craft ideas come to life! Whether you’re celebrating your special day or helping your little one have the most memorable party ever, these two birthday crafts are the perfect way to add the icing onto the cake that is your birthday scrapbook layout!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up Jan. 28-Feb. 1

Are you ready to be inspired? Hopefully so, because the Weekly Sketch Round-Up is here and it’s an absolute burst of inspiration! Check out the four sketches that we posted on our Instagram account (@CreativeMemories) over the past week. Give them a try throughout the week and show us what you’re able to do with them!

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#FeatureFriday — Go On an Outback Adventure with the Designer of the Walkabout Collection

There’s adventure out there — have you been taking advantage of it? If so, you can celebrate the memories that you’ve made during your adventures with the new Walkabout collection! This collection has a modern-vintage vibe and features all sorts of Australian-inspired designs and patterns such as nature, maps, iconic building structures and more in a warm and earthy palette of sunset orange, blue, green, salmon, beige and pops of golden yellow. This collection has a ton of amazing fantastical elements to it, which is what makes it such a treat for the eyes. Curious as to what went into creating it? We sat down with Carrie, the designer and illustrator of the collection, to find out what was running through her mind when creating Walkabout. Check it out!

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Weekly Sketch Round-Up Jan. 21-25

We all have busy schedules. Between your job, housework, managing your family and all your other extracurricular activities, it can oftentimes be hard to find time in your daily schedule to do the things you love, such as being creative. While it can be hard to find this time, the benefits are so noticeable. You’re a much happier person when you get to do the things you love daily, especially scrapbooking. If you need an excuse to take some time and scrapbook throughout the week, try making these sketches that were featured on the Creative Memories Instagram page (@CreativeMemories) throughout the past week. You won’t regret it!

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Celebrate Your Happily Ever After with this Wedding Scrapbook Layout

What is it that’s so enchanting about weddings? Is it the atmosphere? The decorations? Everyone being all dressed up? Is it the fact that everyone is happy to be there? Whatever it is, weddings are always a great time, but despite how much fun they are to be an attendant, they’re so much more special to the bride and groom. Your wedding is one of the biggest days of your life, which is why it’s important to preserve the memories properly. The new Ever After collection provides you with all the wedding scrapbook supplies you need to create stunning wedding-themed scrapbook layouts that will perfectly capture the essence of that special day. Take a look at this layout that shows you all the love that’s inside the Ever After collection!

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Create Amazing Border Combinations for this Adventure-Themed Scrapbook Layout

How do you adventure? Is it a day-long hike through the wilderness? Is it an afternoon spent exploring your city? Or is it an imaginative play date with your little one in the backyard? No matter what type of adventure awaits you out there, you can illustrate the joys of your journeys with this adventure scrapbook layout that is made with the Walkabout collection. Start telling your tales today!

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#FeatureFriday – Party Like it’s Your Birthday with the Designer of the Happy BirthYAY Collection

Did you know that it’s scientifically proven that the more birthdays you have, the longer you live? This is why a collection like the Happy BirthYAY is so important — birthdays are a good thing for everyone involved! The Happy BirthYAY collection is the ultimate tool for a scrapbooker who is commemorating a birthday, thanks mostly to the fact that it evokes a sense of everything we love about celebrations — fun, playfulness and joy. How was this essence so perfectly captured? We sat down with Alex, the designer and illustrator of this collection, to find out what inspired her when designing this collection. Let’s take a look!

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Make Your Wishes Come True with this Beautiful Birthday Scrapbook Layout

Picture this: It’s the birthday of someone special in your life (maybe it’s even yours). The cake is on the table, the candles are lit and everyone is gathered around the cake doing their best rendition of the “Happy Birthday” song. As the song comes near its end, you start to think about the memories that are made during birthday parties. As the candles are blown out, you make a silent wish to yourself, “I wish there was a collection that was made for creating beautiful birthday scrapbook layouts.” Today’s your lucky day because your oddly specific wish just came true!

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Say G’Day to Beautiful Outdoor Scrapbook Layouts with Walkabout

It’s time to celebrate all things Australia!  You know that our entire country feels like something from an adventure novel. Our animals, foliage and everything about the outback makes it feel like it’s almost from an entirely different world. So, that brings on this question: How can you do justice to a land so fantastic when commemorating it in a scrapbook? With the new Walkabout collection, of course! Check out an example of a gorgeous adventure scrapbook layout that you can make with this new collection!

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