Baylee Does Hawaii

 Now that summer has come to an end, it’s time to turn your vacation photos into a fun Picaboo photo book. When Shauna got home from her family trip to Hawaii and the Hawaiian islands, she made this lovely photo book for her granddaughter, Baylee. Shauna is one of our resident Picaboo Pros and from […]

How To Find Free Seasonal Embellishment Kits

  I’m a collector. I love to collect materials and supplies for my hobbies. When I was sewing a lot for my children, I collected fabric, notions and sewing supplies. During my obsession with traditional scrapbooking, I collected paper, brads, ribbons, die cuts – you get the idea. Now that I’m into digital scrapbooking and […]

Using and Layering Top 10 Embellishments

  As you know, embellishments are my “thing.”  I love collecting, organizing, and using them. In my previous post, I listed my top ten embellishments.  Now I would like to show you ways to use and layer them when creating your card, calendar, and photo book layouts. 1.  Buttons: I like to use buttons to […]

Top Ten Embellishments

 I love using embellishments. For me, that’s where all the fun in digital scrapbooking is. It really gets my creative juices flowing to take a blank page, select a background, arrange the photos, and then let my imagination go wild by adding embellishments. Embellishments are so easy to add to any project in Picaboo. Check […]

2 Mardi Gras Photo Books

 This post and all of the art within was written by Mary Dargis. Does her name sound familiar? You may recall her Scary Halloween Book. She’s a Picaboo Pro, a talented artist and digiscrapper and the blogger behind DigitalPhotoBookPages, which offers free embellishment kits and great tips for making amazing projects. Since she’s a New Orleans […]

Our Life In Pictures

   *** This post was part of our Two Weeks of Love Contest. During our Valentine’s Day contest, we asked our customers to share their books with us. Then, for 14 days, we shared a different winning book on our blog. The author of each book won a prize and was entered to win a cruise from If you […]

Double Wow. Day 4 Winner

   *** This post is part of our Two Weeks of Love Contest. From now until Valentine’s Day, we’ll share a book each day submitted by our customers. The author of each book will win a prize and be entered to win a cruise from If you have any questions about this contest, please read the FAQs here. *** […]

Embellishments 101: Favorite Sites, Tutorials + Books

   We’re crazy about embellishments. They’re fun, they add spice to any project and they can turn a beautful page into something unique and eye-catching. And we’re not alone. Embellishments are well-loved by our customers, fans and staff. This page is a great embellishment resource. We’ve included tutorials, amazing books that will inspire you and […]

Cookie of the Month Cookbook

 One of my favorite traditions during Christmas is making cookies. Last year, I hosted my first-ever cookie exchange. It was a big hit with my guests. And it got me thinking – wouldn’t it be fun to create a Picaboo Cookie Cookbook and give it as a gift to friends and family?  So this year I got […]

Our Holiday Traditions: A Beautiful Photo Book

 With the holidays still fresh in your mind, why not put together a Holiday Traditions Book. Holiday tradition books are unique and personal. And they make it easy to pass them on from one generation to the next. Plus, they’re a great read during the long, hot days of summer when the holidays seem far […]