Top 10 Things To Do With Scrapbook Paper … Beyond Scrapbooking

Scrapbook paper is a cheap indulgence if you love color and pattern. You can collect a stack of colors and patterns for $1 or less apiece. And you can do so much more with this paper than make scrapbook pages. Here are my Top 10 favorite ideas of things to do with scrapbook paper …

10. This scrapbook paper purse is a cute alternative to gift bags. By Danee’s Stampin’ Delights:

Scrapbook Paper Purse by Danee's Stampin' Delights

9. This is adorable. You could spray paint an old ornate frame, then die cut a collection of scrapbook papers all in the same shape. This is from the Echo Park Paper Co. blog:

Scrapbook Paper Art via Echo Park Paper Co

8. Decorate a plain storage bin with papers. This was designed by Amy Anderson of the Mod Podge Rocks blog, and shared on favecrafts:

Scrapbook Paper Decoupage on Storage Cube via favcrafts

7. Make a mobile for a child’s nursery, like this really cute “night owl” one. Created by AugustBell and shared on Craftster:

Scrapbook Paper Owl Mobile by AugustBell on Craftster

6. This is an Advent House, and you can do the same idea to cover the drawers of any little storage piece. By Torie Jayne:

Scrapbook Paper Advent House by Torie Jayne

 

Things to Do With Scrapbook Paper

 

5. Despite this being a smaller, simpler project, it is a beautiful idea. Add scrapbook paper to wood hangers. Distress for a vintage look. Making a hanger like this and including it with a gift of clothing would be a nice touch! Via Craft-e-Corner:

Scrapbook Paper on Wooden Hanger by Craft-e-Corner

4. This wreath made of pieces of paper is a great way to use up small remnants of paper. The color combo here is so fun. Shared by Michelle L on the Scrapbook.com project gallery:

Scrapbook Paper Wreath DIY by Michelle L

The holidays are coming and there are things you can do with scrapbook paper to decorate. Here’s a few ideas …

3. Make an ornament like this elegant one by Becca Feeken at Amazing Paper Grace:

Scrapbook Paper Ornament by Becca Feeken of Amazing Paper Grace

Here’s her video from Amazing Paper Grace showing how to make that scrapbook paper Christmas tree ornament:

2. Christmas trees made of tiers of scrapbook paper, by Me and My Big Ideas (a big idea indeed!)

http://meandmybigideas.typepad.com/me-my-big-ideas/2011/12/christmas-crafting-big-idea-3.html

1. And finally to round out the Top 10, this is a project I did that’s gone viral on Pinterest and beyond. It’s my personal favorite because I enjoy it every day in my office! Here’s how you can make this scrapbook paper wall art:

Scrapbook Paper Wall Art

If you have a stack of scrapbook paper, I hope this list gave you some good ideas for how to use them! And if you don’t have paper …

Wondering where to buy scrapbook paper?

Where to Buy Scrapbook Paper

 



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5 Responses to Top 10 Things To Do With Scrapbook Paper … Beyond Scrapbooking

  1. Very informative, helpful and encouraging

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  3. É òtimo,gostei demais, parabéns…..

  4. valerie davis

    very beautiful..where can I get the pattern for the template and perhaps a printed instruction sheet?Valerie

  5. valerie davis

    beautiful….where can I get the pattern for the template and perhaps written instructions? Valerie

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