Hawthorne | DIY Travelers Notebook

DIY Travelers Notebook/Lookbook :: Heidi Swapp Hawthorne | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Travelers Notebooks are such a popular trend in memory keeping right now. And I have to admit – I’m hooked. I love the small format. I love the portability. And I love the opportunity to make each notebook completely unique. Recently, I used my very favorite pieces from Heidi’s Hawthorne collection to create a DIY […]

Neon Decor | One Cactus 2 Ways

Heidi Swapp Neon Glow Teen Room Decor | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hello, hello! Happy Friday! Maggie here today, with a look at a fun new addition to my teenage daughter’s bedroom! My 15-year-old loves to change up her minimalist room decor. She keeps her walls, furniture, and bedding white so that she can easily swap out pillows, tchotchkes, wall hangings & flowers with every season, or […]

Storyline + Jane Davenport Inkredible Ink

Using the new Jane Davenport Inkredible Ink on your Storyline layouts | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Happy Thursday, everyone! Maggie here with a look at 2 layouts I created using Heidi’s Storyline collection and the brand new Jane Davenport Inkredible Inks – available at Michaels stores now! When I first saw these beautiful inks I was so taken aback with their beautiful colors and their beautiful bottles! I’m a huge sucker […]

Minc It Monday | Layered Flowers

Creating layered flowers with the Heidi Swapp Minc & Reactive Foil | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Happy Monday, everyone! Maggie here, with another installment of Minc It Monday! This week we’re going to take a look at one of the fantastic Minc kits available at Joann (both in stores & online) – the Minc 3D Paper Flowers! This beautiful set of diy,  foil-able, stackable, 3D flowers is perfect for crafting. And […]

April 2018ex | EXplore wrap-up

April 2018ex Wrap-Up | EXplore :: Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
It’s May, It’s May! Have you been following along & documenting your own 2018ex journey? Wondering what I’m talking about? Click HERE to learn all about Heidi’s year-long creative project. April’s “ex” word…EXPLORE…was all about taking in the world around you…having fun just for the fun of it…choosing the road less traveled (both literally & […]

Pineapple Crush | a layout…

A little Pineapple Crush Inspiration | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hey hey there! Maggie here, with a little layout I just finished using Heidi’s new Pineapple Crush collection! Here in the Midwest, the spring weather has been horrible! It’s still FREEZING, snowy, blustery & awful…BUT the forecast is looking up slightly and I’m so excited for warm days near the water. And I’m so looking […]

Scrapping with the Hawthorne Foam Stickers

Personalize the new Hawthorne Foam Letters/Phrases with Minc Foil | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hello, hello everyone! Maggie back again with another look at the fantastic new Hawthorne collection! Today I’m sharing a layout I created with some of my very favorite pieces from the collection…the foam stickers & clear stamps! If you haven’t yet seen how these foam stickers work with Minc foils, then you are in for […]

A Look Inside My 2018ex Travel Journal

A Look Inside my 2018ex Fresh Start Travel Journal | Feb/Mar 2018 | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hello there, everyone! Welcome to April! I’m here today with an update on how my 2018ex documenting is coming along in my Fresh Start Travel Journal…and I can’t wait to show you the progress I’ve been making! *I’m sure you’re already aware of Heidi’s year-long 2018ex project…but if you’re not, check it out HERE* *And […]

Minc It Monday | Hawthorne Minc Kraft Alphabet

Minc It Monday - A Look at the Minc Jumbo Kraft Alphabet from the Hawthorne Collection | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Happy Monday everyone! Maggie here with another installment of Minc It Monday! This week we’re taking a look at the Minc Jumbo Kraft Alphabet from the brand new Hawthorne Collection.   These letters are about 3″ tall & 2″ wide, and, while they look like just plain old kraft letters in the package, this alpha […]

How to Create a Spring Vignette

Create a Spring Vignette with Lightbox & Michaels | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Even though it may still be near freezing here in Chicagoland, I’ve got major Spring Fever! I’m ready to do all the cleaning, all the rearranging, all the outside work, everything! And, at least for me, Spring brings with it a feeling of renewal & inspiration…so I decided it was time to change up my decor […]