Create a Non-Halloween Scrapbook Layout with Pumpkin Spice

It’s no secret that the Pumpkin Spice collection can create projects that are a total Halloween haven. However, the autumn palette and gorgeous stickers make this a great choice for all sorts of layouts and themes. You can use it to bring all your ideas to life, including fall scrapbook projects, holiday layouts and, as blog contributor Glenda shows, layouts for a family trip! Check out Glenda’s masterpiece below!

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Create Simple Yet Stunning Layouts Thanks to these Basic Scrapbooking Border Recipes

A good scrapbook border is what separates a good layout from a great layout. It emphasises the theme of the layout, adds some extra colour and ties the page together as a whole. There are many different borders that you can make that work for a variety of themes by using your favourite CM products. Blog contributor Krislyn recently took on the Basics to Scrapbooking Border Recipe, and she realised just how easy it is to make these beautiful borders. Read on to learn how to create simple scrapbook borders!

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Win an All That Glitters Card Kit: Virtual Crop Challenge 5

Challenges – Saturday, 27 Oct.: 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm & 5pm AEDT

Isn’t scrapbooking is the best way to spend a Saturday?! The finished challenges from the last round look absolutely fantastic – thanks again to everyone who is joining us today!

Now, let’s the keep the momentum going with our final challenge of the day… and with this one, you can potentially win the All That Glitters Card Kit!

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Win a Gather Together Album Cover: Virtual Crop Challenge 4

Challenges – Saturday, 27 Oct.: 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm & 5pm AEDT

Welcome to challenge number 4 of the last Virtual Crop of 2018! If you joined us for challenges 1-3 this morning or if you’re joining us for the first time today, we’re so glad you’re here!

We’ve got a couple more challenges we just know you’re going to love taking on, and the prizes?! You’re going to want them all… just wait and see! Remember you have until Sunday night to submit your entries for ALL the challenges we share today.

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Win an On the Vine Border Punch: Virtual Crop Challenge 3

Saturday, 27 Oct.: 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm & 5pm AEDT

Whew, what a fantastic day it’s been cropping with you all! It’s so fun to see how we can take the same sketch and come up with such original ideas using it!

We’re halfway through today and hopefully you can stay through to the end of the day, so without further adieu…

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

Saturday, 27 Oct.: 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm & 5pm AEDT

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 four to go for today, so let’s dive right in!

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Win a Punch: Virtual Crop Challenge 1

Saturday, 27 Oct.: 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm & 5pm AEDT

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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#ThrowbackThursday: Show Photos of Christmas Past with this Classic Holiday Scrapbook Layout

In terms of holidays, none evokes as much nostalgia as Christmas. Everyone remembers how they spent Christmas growing up — they’re usually some of our fondest childhood memories. How you feel about Christmas may change a bit as you grow up (especially when you start buying the presents rather than receiving them), but the “true meaning” of Christmas is still there inside you. Today, let’s create a throwback Christmas scrapbook layout that brings back the classic look that makes you reminiscent of Christmas past with this layout created by blog contributor Wendy!

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How To Read A Scrapbook Sketch

Have you ever been excited to slip into a much-needed therapeutic cropping cocoon… only to be met by a horrible case of scrapper’s block? Or maybe you’re new to scrapbooking and staring at your project pile makes you wish you could say “craft-a-cadabra!” and magically know where to start. Here’s an idea that will have you cropping like it’s hot in no time: use page layout sketches as creative inspiration! Not sure how to “read” a sketch? Not a problem – check out the details below!

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Spread Locally Grown Love With These Produce and Gardening Scrapbook Ideas

Many people like to grow flowers, shrubs and their own food or go out and pick fresh produce; some do it for the health benefits, others for affordability and some because they just enjoy the process! No matter what your reason is, if you enjoy gardening and picking fresh produce as much as you like you enjoy scrapbooking and being crafty, we’ve got two fun ways to combine the two hobbies! Blog contributor Kristin lays out two different produce-related projects that she likes taking on after she harvests the fruits of her labour, including a unique canning decoration and a beautiful berry picking project, which would also make a great gardening scrapbook layout. Check them out!

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