Creative Scrapbook Storage Units : What’s Your Pleasure

Creative Scrapbook Storage Units : What’s Your Pleasure

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I am continuously amazed at the creative scrapbook storage units people come up with to wrassle their supplies into some kind of control.

Here’s a video of a really frugal approach with some great reuse of cabinetry, and other re-purposed item.

Dramamine warning in effect….the camera work is a bit nauseating (shaky) I don’t recommend watching this on a full stomach. You have been warned!Continue reading

How To Use Your Paper Wisely : Paper Saving Tip [Video]

How To Use Your Paper Wisely : Paper Saving Tip [Video]

Want to get more bang out of your buck and learn how to use your paper wisely? Megan at AboveRubiesStudio shows a really neat trick for not wasting your paper.

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Scrapbooking While Moving : What, Are You Nuts!?

Scrapbooking While Moving : What, Are You Nuts!?

I know there are some hard core scrapbookers out there who manage to carve out time to scrapbook in the most amazingly busy of time, but scrapbooking while moving? Dang girl…..I bow down, because I am not worthy!

Seriously though, Christa over at Write.Click.Scrapbook did a fascinating post on her big move to Japan and has managed to pare down her scrapbooking supplies to the essentials. Now THAT’S what I’m talking about.

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Best Scrapbooking Supplies Online: Retiring Kits & Freebies

Best Scrapbooking Supplies Online: Retiring Kits & Freebies

Finding the best scrapbooking supplies online can be daunting sometimes. There’s just so much to wade through! Here’s a digital freebie offered by Tracy of Trixie Scraps (near the bottom of the post). Plus she’s retiring a whole slew of products and slashing the prices. This is only good till the end of the month, which is just (eek) 5 days away!Continue reading

Alternative, Creative, & Unusual Uses For Scrapbook Paper

Alternative, Creative, & Unusual Uses For Scrapbook Paper

Recycling, re-purposing or finding alternative, creative and unusual uses for scrapbook paper is one of those skills that grows over time.
Using die-cuts to make tags and embellishments & cards is one of the more standard uses. But have you considered beads, boxes and iphone covers?

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Best Way Organize Scrapbooking…Fill In The Blank

Best Way Organize Scrapbooking…Fill In The Blank

Staying organized in the scrapbooking world (or in life itself) is a constant challenge. At least for me. I have spurts of what I call ‘cleaning frenzys’ where my tolerance for the clutter has reached the limit and I must clean. I MUST clean now! Finding the best way to organize my scrapbooking ‘whatever’ is an ever evolving process. You got your photos (old prints), you got your digital prints, you got your paper, embellishments, stamps, tools, materials, supplies…..STUFF! Oh my gawd…where will it end?Continue reading

Delicious Way To Organize Your Scrapbooking…Desktop File : Inspiration

Delicious Way To Organize Your Scrapbooking…Desktop File : Inspiration

Prowling the web this morning and I came across this delicious way to organize your scrapbooking.
Remember that old chestnut the ‘Rolodex’….(I have a couple of them in the garage slated for a thrift store dump). Now I can rescue them. Watch this video to see how.
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