While it may be a little early to be dashing through the snow (depending on where you live), all the holiday scrapbooking ideas in the November/December 2011 issue of Creating Keepsakes magazine is sure to put you in a festive and creative mood. And the products in this month’s Latest & Greatest column (page 43) will get you started with your pre-holiday paper crafting, whether you’re prepping a December Daily album or making some handmade cards for loved ones. As always, we have a few more favorite products to show you—with a holly, jolly twist! Get ready to put on your jingle bells and check out these Latest & Greatest products for your holiday scrapbooking.
Crate Paper’s Peppermint collection will help you add a touch of sweet nostalgia to your layouts with it’s fresh vintage patterns and playful holiday icons. But while this collection draws on our memories of childhood, it also incorporates some of today’s hottest trends from wood grain prints and ledger designs to chevron patterns. You’ll love Peppermint!
Christmas Junque Printable Background Kit
A treat for digi and traditional scrapbookers alike, the printable holiday backgrounds from Rhonna Designs are perfect for dressing up your holiday layouts, cards, and gifts. With pretty, neutral winter color palettes and of-the-moment designs blended with Victorian imagery, these beautiful JPGs will set the tone for a wonderful holiday season.
Echo Park Paper Co.’s Season’s Greetings line is filled with jolly designs for your holiday papercrafting! Whether you prefer to scrapbook your holidays in traditional red and green or want to make a splash with something different, this collection has you covered with versatile, fun-filled paper, journaling spots, and stickers.
We’re so excited to help you with your holiday scrapbooking that we’re going to play Santa a little early: we’ve got loads of goodies to fill your scrapbook stocking! Just leave a comment here, telling us about the holiday paper crafting project you’re most excited about or your favorite holiday scrapbooking project from a previous year. If you have a link to it on your blog, share it! On or around Friday, November 19, 2011, we’ll randomly select four winners to receive an amazing selection of our Latest & Greatest products, and post the names of the winners on our Giveaways page.
– Kim Jackson, senior editor
Congrats to our winner, Kelly Guercio.
Love these new papers! I actually don’t do much crafting around Christmas except for cards. I have instructions for a really cool wreath, hoping to get to that soon!!
Watch for an email from us so you can claim your prize!