Incorporating alignments into a layout design is a good way to give your page unity.
Do you have labels, stickers, tags, or rub-ons with a variety pre-printed phrases or expressions in your stash? You’ll save time in coming up with a title, rendering it and figuring out where to put it on the page.
There are some subjects and locations and I scrapbook over and over through the years.
This file includes Courtship ABCs and song titles about dating, courting, going steady, crushes and infatuations, puppy love, first love, falling in love, rendezvouses, boyfriends, girlfriends, and movies. Go for someone who makes you smile It takes only a smile to make a dark day bright.
Also see Love, Love Poems, Valentines, Love Song Lists, Dancing, Missing You, Hugs, Kisses, and Weddings.
Hopefully this gave you a few bits of inspiration to start some new pages.
One thing every scrapper will tell you is, “When I first started scrapping, I wish I had known…” It’s true: as with any new experience or activity, you learn as you go. After scrapbooking for almost eight years, there are a few things I wish I had known when I started—and a few things I’m glad I did. Wish I Hadn’t: Cut pictures into all kinds of shapes.Paula Gilarde has used many alignments on “Storyland” to create a well-designed page.Her title’s alignment with the photo block on right and left sides echos the journaling block alignments below the photo block.Lynnette Penacho turned her title on its side and extended it from the bottom of her photo block to the top.When things aren’t quite fitting, even when you’ve played with spacing, insert a spacer like Lynnette’s orange flower to get it all lined up.When I made this page, I didn’t want yet another layout called “Jenness Beach.” I scrapbooked these photos almost a year after they were taken and I didn’t have any story or details to share. The “Great Memories” label by Lynn Grieveson went with the look of Katie Pertiet’s Coastal papers and brushes and took care of my titlework.