My Halloween Entryway

Even though it’s still in the high 80s here in the Midwest, it’s time to start thinking about everything autumn & Halloween! I usually wait until October 1 to start decorating for Halloween, but this year, I decided to start a bit early. Wanna see how I’m decorating my entryway for spooky season? I love […]

5 Ways to Use Heidi Swapp Foam Stickers

5 Ways to Use Heidi Swapp Foam Word Stickers by @createoften for @heidiswapp
I love being able to customize my projects. I think that is why I love Heidi Swapp Foam Stickers so much. No matter what time of year, event, or color scheme my layout is the Foam Stickers can be embellished to match. It is one of those classic embellishments that I can always have in […]

Halloween Neon Wreath

One thing I love about this time of year is starting the holiday season decorating around my home. Now being in Brisbane Australia we are moving into the warmer months of Spring and Summer right now so I wanted to bring a fresh and colorful feel to my decor. Enter the new Halloween collection- in […]

telling stories with hawthorne photo journal

Telling Stories with Heidi Swapp Hawthorne Photo Journal by Jamie Pate | @jamiepate for @heidiswapp
I canNOT wait to show off this Photo Journal that is part of the Heidi Swapp Hawthorne Collection. The beautiful floral print hard cover mini album is a great option for telling any story. To name a few, this album is a perfect book for baby’s first year, a birthday event, a photo a day […]

Create a Foiled Title that POPS

One of my favorite things about scrapbooking is revisiting memories. Every few months, I take a look at my camera roll on my phone and decide which photos are worth deleting, which need to be backed up, and then printed. It was during that time I came across these two photos. Maybe you have a […]

Halloween Party Time

Heidi Swapp Halloween Party Time by Jamie Pate | @jamiepate for @heidiswapp
September is here. School is back in. Labor Day is behind us. And the festive season in front of us. Time to start thinking about Halloween parties and decorating. Heidi Swapp’s new Halloween Collection is live and kickin’ at select JoAnn Fabric and Craft Stores, independent and online stores! This quick party was put together […]

2 Layouts 2 Ways to Use Hawthorne

hawthorne layout I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp
Hello everyone! Can you believe we are in the first official week of September? It really is crazy! I have been trying to get caught up printing my favourite memories of summer…and although truth be told I will probably never be completely caught up, I was able to get a good stack of photos printed […]