Vintage Photo Frames at DesignerDigitals

Hello Friday! Hello New Releases! We have stocked our shelves with new releases sure to inspire you to scrap! This includes one priced at just $ 99 cents and the rest 20% off, all until Midnight EST on Tuesday.

And here is the NEW $ 99 cent item priced this way until Midnight EST Tuesday ONLY! Vintage Photo Frames No. 35


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How to Use One Photo to Fill More Than One Pocket in a Pocket Page Template [Video]

This week’s Adobe Photoshop or Elements tip of the week is now available on video. This weeks tip is on How to Use One Photo to Fill More Than One Pocket in a Pocket Page Template.

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Brilliant Love Elements and Thrifty Thursday at DesignerDigitals

It’s time for Thrifty Thursday here at DesignerDigitals. We will have one item PER DESIGNER marked down to $ 99 cents! That’s 7 special price items + <a href=””><u>1017 other items marked down 50%</u></a>. These specials only last until 6am EST on Friday morning so don’t miss out.

Here are this weeks featured $ 99 cent items:


Brilliant Love Element Pack


Fall 4×6 Sentiment Boxes Brushes and Stamps


HelviRound No. 01 Brushes and Stamps


Rose Quartz Paper Pack


Elisha Solids Paper Pack


Layer Works No. 196


Worn Chevrons Do-It-Yourself

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Scrapbook Challenge: Chart It

Welcome to the Chart It challenge! The inspiration for this challenge is based on infographics – how to convey information clearly while creating a visually appealing image. Doesn’t that sound like exactly what scrapbooking is all about? There is a freebie provided for the challenge and instructions for the rewards program at the end of the post, so keep reading!

I’ve chosen this image as our inspiration for some InfoScrapping:


And our Creative Team have taken three very different – but very fun – takes on our inspiration piece.

Mel (aka britgirl) created a beautiful page to share information about a new and very special pony and two very happy girls. I love how she used the arrows to add journaling surrounding her photo. Doesn’t her page make you wish that you had a pony?


Credits: Katie Pertiet – Evergreen Solids Paper Pack and Stamped Blocks No 02 Brushes and Stamps; Lynn Grieveson – Worn Edges Mixed

Jana (aka jlholden15) took the inspiration piece and created a very colorful and artistic piece that is definitely visually appealing! I truly love bright and colorful pages, and I love how she transformed the underlying chart into such an interesting image!


Credits: Katie Pertiet - Charted Layered Template No. 02, Artic Whites Paper Pack No. 02, Scribbing Brushes and Stamps No. 04, Catching Rainbows: Painted Accents, Watery Brushes and Stamps No. 03, Drop Shadow Styles No. 02

For my (mungerre) page, I focused on school supplies, something I like to scrap about at back-to-school time each year. I was inspired to use extractions, ending up with a slightly different twist to my page than if I had just used a list.

24 supplies blog

Credits: Katie Pertiet – Away We Go Kit, Arctic Whites Paper Pack, Chalkboard Basics: Subtle Patterns Paper Pack No. 01, Quirky Words: School Brushes and Stamps No. 02, Pocket Cards: Ledger No. 02, Pocket Pages Layered Templates No. 14: Jason, Thicker Inked Words: School No. 01 Brushes and Stamps; Studio Double-D – Days of the Week Journalers No. 01, Elementary Journalers, Readymade Journalers: Photo No. 01

I hope that you are inspired to do some InfoScrapping, whatever the topic may be and wherever the inspiration may take you. We have freebies (available through the end of the month) to help you create your InfoScrapping page. Don’t forget to add your page to the challenge galleryRemember if you use all DD products for your page before the end of the month it qualifies for the rewards program so post in the August Participation thread as well. Happy Scrapping!

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DesignerDigitals Hot Page of the Week, August 22, 2014

This page from Kayleigh has great memories written all over! A great capture of a great moment embellished just right and the bead scattering sprinkles the perfect amount of movement to lead you through the page! Well done Kayleigh!

Best Day Ever


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I Was Framed! A Saturday Scraplift Challenge

This layout that Maureen (maureenreynolds), designed to celebrate her college graduation, just made me smile! I love the special journaling, the bold title and the chunky frame. That’s why I chose it for this week’s Saturday Scraplift!




CT member Carol (carollee) designed a soft and sweet layout of her husband and their adorable little newborn grandchild. I really like the texture Carol was able to achieve while keeping her layout baby soft. The addition of the photo corners and worn page edges are perfect!




Carol’s supplies: Loved One Worn Paper Pack, Catana Solids Paper Pack, Pencil Twist Arrows Brushes and Stamps No 2, Classic Deckled Photo Frames No 1, Banner Strips No 1, Watery Patterned Masks Brushes and Stamps No 1, Photo Corner Colors No 2, Vintage Journal Spots No 2, This Day Brushes.


I love the workshop Bailey (starlite 9711) had put together for this great photo of her son’s special toy. Those scattered nails are very unexpected and my favorite part of her layout, right after that cute photo!




Bailey’s supplies: Krafty Guys Collection, Drawn Sentiment Spots No 1, Lakeland Alpha, Brielle Alpha, Home Handyman Kit.

I’ve been waiting to scrap this cute letter my grandson wrote to his parents for a school assignment. Maureen’s bold title and frame inspired me to finally get it scrapped!


seamus letter


My supplies: Letter Box Paper Pack, Patterned Krafty No 2, Greek Life, Carte Poste, Stitch It Together

If you are inspired by Maureen as we were, please add your layout to the Saturday Scraplift Gallery! Don’t forget that it can help you earn a valuable Designer Digitals coupon code!

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Title Lines Shadowed Brushes at DesignerDigitals

Hello Everyone! It’s Friday! And you know what that means… awesome new releases are now available at DesignerDigitals to inspire you to scrap all those fabulous memories you’ve been collecting! This week we have over new 30 items in the store including a versatile word art set for just $ 99 cents. The rest of the new items are marked down 20%. These items will be at those prices until Midnight EST on Tuesday.

nd here is the NEW $ 99 cent item priced this way until Midnight EST Tuesday ONLY! Title Lines Shadowed Brushes and Stamps No. 01


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Art Journal Inspiration #8

~ Hello everyone~!

It’s been a whirlwind of a summer – for good and for worse – and I am looking forward to the more quiet days of autumn already. Although, I say autumn with a sense of nostalgia, as we don’t have much autumn or fall around where I live in the Middle East. :)  Not so sure about the quiet either, for that matter. It’s rather politically hot and humid here.

Isn’t it wonderful to find a quiet place to do some art journaling? I sat down with some lovely opera and I made this page this evening. I was inspired by a quote I saw on Pinterest.


I used one of my photos and played with it in a program called Postworkshop 3. I then imported it and played with blending modes on the lovely cardboard paper.

An Artsy Layered Paint completed the large photo and a vintage photo frame completed the smaller copy of the photo.

This week I suggest you get inspired by a quote you like or have found. Look up quotes on Pinterest and you can scroll for hours. Be bold and use a funky cardboard background.

Be sure to upload to our Art Journal Gallery!



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Oiselet Rouge Elements and Thrifty Thursday at DesignerDigitals

It’s time for Thrifty Thursday here at DesignerDigitals. We will have one item PER DESIGNER marked down to $ 99 cents! That’s 7 special price items + 610 other items marked down 50%. These specials only last until 6am EST on Friday morning so don’t miss out.

Here are this weeks featured $ 99 cent items:

Oiselet Rouge Element Pack by Katie Pertiet


Awesome Script Words Brushes and Stamps by Ali Edwards


Days and Holidays No. 01 Layered 3×4 Journaling Cards by Cathy Zielske


Happy Place Paper Pack by The Grunge Source


Just Linens Paper Pack No. 46 by Maplebrook Studios


Layer Works No. 278 by Studio Double-D


Scrap Express No. 128 by Lynn Grieveson


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Home Decor Challenge: Bold Color

Happy Hump Day All! Hillarey here with our second installment of the Home Decor Challenge. This months challenge features bold colors and textures! That table is the most striking piece of furniture I’ve seen, combined with the beautiful mirror and those bold background stripes; this image just screams inspiration! Debi (Beehive50), Arte Banale (Agnieszka) and I have created some beautiful pages to get you inspired.

Decor inspirationDebi’s page is about her husbands love for the E46 M3 BMW in Laguna Seca Blue and how one day his dream of owning one will come true! Debi’s inspiration came from the storage boxes underneath the table and she used them to create that awesome “M” monogram. I also love how she combined Lynn’s Summer Burst paper (freebie!) with  a Mablebrook Studio’s Just Linen No. 61 paper to create that soft striped background!

Beehive50-MThe products Debi used: Flair Minis No. 02, White Sticker Alphabet No. 01,
Just Linens Paper Pack No. 61

Agnieszka page features a lovely inspirational quote and loads of lovely goodies! Her inspiration came from the striped background, the cool table and the greenery in the photograph! I love how she mimicked the table legs by using the sea horses! Her color choices are absolutely beautiful as well!

Arte Banale - Traveler's RoomProducts Agneiszka used: LilaBlue Kit *coming soon*, Oceania Blendables,  Oceania Scrapbook Kit, DelMar Shores Scrapbooking Kit, LakeLand Scrapbook Kit, Brielle Scrapbooking Kit, Childhood Word Art No. 03 Brushes and Stamps

My page documents something new I discovered during our recent vacation; crooked smiles! I’m always looking for family resemblances in the kids and when I came across this picture one day I realized that my son and I both have crooked smiles! My inspiration for this page came from the position of the table in the picture as well as the color of the table, I was also inspired by the striped background but felt I needed some natural elements on the page to off-set all that color, I was also very inspired by the cool frame and improvised my own, creating one using a frame from the Brielle Collection and combining it with a doily sticker from the Crowning Affair Vibrant Collection! I also added in some greenery from the inspiration page, again to soften all the orange and blue!

Crooked Smile ClubProducts I used: Arlesely Elements, Away We Go Elements, Banner Doodles No. 01, Bread and Butter Elements: Oval Journal Tags, Brielle Elements, Crowning Affair: Vibrant, Curated Studio Mix No. 01, Dalese Elements, Dash Away Elements, Delmar Shores Elements, Gesso No. 01, Hey There Elements, In Line Alpha No. 01 (re-colored), Messy Stitched Rounded Corners Black No. 01, Painted Maps No. 01, Wild Island Kit, Wood Veneer Strips No. 01 *Coming Soon*

Where will your inspiration take you? To make this a little more fun, here are Katie’s Freebies for the challenge!

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