Gratitude Found in Journal Studio

Gratitude Found in Journal Studio by Jamie Pate | @jamiepate for @heidiswapp
It’s that time of year. When gratitude is the theme. But then…shouldn’t gratitude be a theme found outside the season as well? I for one say yes. Yes it should be. So this is what I did. I took one of the notebook inserts from the new Heidi Swapp edition of Journal Studio. I cut […]

Emerson Lane | Scrapbook Pocket Page

emerson lane pocket page I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp
Happy Wednesday friends. Today I am up to share an inside look into one of my latest projects using Emerson Lane. I am loving traditional scrapbook pages lately.  On this page I added an interactive element which I love: mini photo pockets. I created my pockets using my Silhouette Cameo machine to create these basic […]

Color Fresh | A Look at the New Alpha Ruler

Heidi Swapp Color Fresh Memory Planner
Hello everyone! I am excited to be sharing one of the fun new tools from Heidi’s brand new Color Fresh Memory Planner collection! Can you spot it in my photo below? The Color Fresh Alpha Ruler! The Alpha Ruler, works in two fun ways and is the perfect addition to the Memory Planner collection. Let […]

City Sidewalks Fun Holiday Decor

Heidi Swapp City Sidewalks
Ahhh Christmas !! My most favorite time of the year! I love every aspect of this special time but I think the most fun for me is decorating my home! This year Heidi has designed the  most funnest pieces in her new City Sidewalks collection and I have already decorated a glass cabinet  in my […]

Emerson Lane | Ephemera vs. Stickers

Heidi Swapp Emerson Lane collection | Ephemera vs Stickers which do you love more? by @createoften for @heidiswapp
Which do you love more? Ephemera or stickers? I love having both options and when creating a page. You can get the same look with both! Here are 2 layouts featuring both to give you a better idea! Layer stickers to make them stand out. On the page above, I used pop-up squares to lift […]

Journal Studio | Unboxing Video

journal studio unboxing video I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp
Hello friends and happy Wednesday! Today is ALL about showcasing American Crafts’ Journal Studio.  Have you had a chance to see all of the collection yet? It is nothing short of jaw dropping amazing!  All of the designers that contributed to making Journal Studio come alive are the best of the best!  I adore how […]

Color Fresh…A Look at the new Magnetic Stamp

A Look at the New Magnetic Stamp...Heidi Swapp Color Fresh | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hello everyone! Maggie here today with a look at one of my favorite tools from Heidi’s brand new Color Fresh Memory Planner collection!   This interchangeable Magnetic Date Stamp! Years and years ago, when I first started documenting, I never gave stamping a second thought. Pretty paper and stickers were my go-to creative products…and they […]

Minc It Monday | 5 Minc Styles in a December Album

Heidi Swapp Minc It Monday In Your December Album by Jamie Pate | @jamiepate for @jamiepate
Welcome to Minc It Monday December Album style. Today’s addition of Minc It Monday I will be styling with the Minc Machine Collection 5 different ways in my December Album. I have begun to prep my daily album for the Christmas season. A couple of Minc techniques can be found in my December Mini album. […]


desktop calendar I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp
Happy Friday friends and welcome to my workspace. Today I am about to get REAL.  And by real I mean I want to talk about something that has truly been a life changer for me and my life. It is ALL in the name of ORGANIZATION (and here is where it get’s real…I am seriously […]

Journal Studio | Weekly Bullet Documenting and Tracking

Heidi Swapp - American Crafts Journal Studio :: Bullet Journal Weekly Set-Up | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Happy November! How is it even possible we are already at the end of the year?! If you’ve been anywhere near social media in the past week or so, then you’ve undoubtedly seen sneaks of the brand new American Crafts collection, Journal Studio. It’s ABSOLUTELY AMAZING. So versatile, so beautiful, so completely customizable. These are […]