As a follow-up to our article, “5 Ways to Save Money on Scrapbooking Supplies,” we received some great comments and emails that are worth sharing.
Mary Schneider mentions that she loves those premade chipboard albums, but since they are a little pricey has found an alternative.Â “So I have tried the heavy toddler books and just resurfaced them with cool papers and stuff. These handy books have been found at local garage sales and thrift stores for the pricey amounts of 5-25 cents .”
Wise Bread has posted some interesting ideas on making greeting cards. Click here to read their article, “Make 5 Cheap Greeting Cards that Blow Hallmark Away.”
Sue of The Scrapbook Store Locator says that she recently returned from Disney and saved a lot of bits of ephemera to use in her layouts, “ticket stubs, brochures/maps…, the cardboard display holders snatched from the hotel room, imprinted napkinsâ€¦. you name it!”
Kyra Patterson of the Cheap Scrapbooking Ideas blog has some great ideas to check out here.