Fun Shine with Pineapple Crush

pineapple crush scrapbook page @kimjeffress for @heidiswapp
Ahh Summer I love you! Over here in the Southern Hemisphere we are just leaving our Summer and sliding into Autumn.  It truly is my favorite time of the year. When Heidi released the Pineapple Crush collection this past January I think I jumped for joy so many times…it was filled with the colors I […]

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 […]

How to Make a Hawthorne Mini Book

Heidi Swapp Hawthorne Mini Book full tutorial by @heidiswapp
I am always so excited when i FINALLY hold new products in my hands after the months that go into the development and sample process! The Hawthorne collection was no exception! As we were preparing to show it all off at the Creativation Show in January, I took time to create some samples … I […]

Pineapple Crush | A look at the New Stamps

A look at the new stamps from the Heidi Swapp Pineapple Crush Collection | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Happy Friday, everyone! Who’s ready for the weekend?! Me, too! Me, too! How about spring? Who’s ready for spring? I can’t even tell you how ready I am for spring. And working with the brand new Pineapple Crush Collection has me longing for those warm, everlasting days of summer, too! Heidi’s latest collection, which is […]

Senior Photos and Storyline

Telling Stories with Heidi Swapp Storyline Collection by Jamie Pate | @jamiepate for @heidiswapp
It’s that time of year. Spring is in the air. New Storyline product is in stores. And graduation is practically around the corner. For me anyway. Oh. And for my daughter. My oldest daughter graduates this year from high school and with her associates degree almost completed. It’s been a challenging few years with classes […]

How to Foil Minc Foam Stickers

Heidi Swapp Minc
When Heidi announced the new Iridescent Minc foil this past January I couldn’t wait to play. I  just adore the different colors that play against the light. I also couldn’t wait to try out the new Minc Foam Word  stickers in the Hawthorne collection. I love that I can customize them to any color foil […]

Baby’s Everyday Stories with Storyline

storyline I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp
Today let’s talk ‘everyday stories’ and ‘everyday photos’. You know…the ones that don’t at all seem glamorous, or perfect, or monumental in any way shape or form to invest the time and effort into creating a lavish scrapbook page from.  They aren’t the photos of beautiful exotic vacations, birthday celebrations, weddings, or major life milestones.  Yes…those […]

Introducing Storyline V2

It’s been exactly a year since Storyline was first released and I have been so grateful for the response from those of you that have shared how it has simplified the process of CAPTURING your memories!!! For those mama’s finally getting their baby photos in an album to brides documenting their weddings – I see […]