Celebr8 Mask Tutorial – Cariena Creates

Welcome to the first in our brand new series of video tutorials: Cariena Creates. Today Cariena shows us how easy it is to use your Celebr8 mask to create beautiful embossed elements to use in all your paper crafts.   Products Used C8 SM4507 – Celebr8 A Whimsical Life Mask – Wild Flowers TEP-301 – Tsukineko Embossing Powder 1oz – Gold TEP-305 – Tsukineko...
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Masking – How To With Jowilna

Masking is one of my first techniques I ever learned many many years ago. To this day it is also one of the easiest and most versatile techniques. Let’s take a look at how easy it is… The idea behind masking is that you can make things appear like they are something else – so you can create dimension with little effort, layer something behind something else in a few easy steps, or...
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Celebr8 A Whimsical Life

“We live in an ever more stressful, fast-paced world with deadlines, traffic and fast-foods being the order of the day. At times, it’s difficult not to look back to our youth and dream of the days where life was playful, fun & mischievous. The Whimsical Life Collection is a celebration of simple, carefree moments. With its soft, fresh colour palette and cute daisy’s and butterflies...
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New Celebr8 Core Products!

“Out with the old & in with the new. We have done a thorough spring clean to make way for a fresh and trendy set of core products. Exciting new chipboard designs, delightful resin packs, fun polymer stamps sets and tantalising stencils. Scrapping has never been this easy and fun. #happyscrapping!” ~ Celebr8   Celebr8 Core Chipboard   Celebr8 Core Resin   Celebr8 Core Stamps...
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Celebr8 Summer Adventure

“Long days, warm nights and barefoot feet – Summer has to be our favourite time of the year. A time for fun and adventure. The Celebr8 Summer Adventure collection with it soft blues and pinks will be a perfect fit for those memorable summer photographs.” ~ Celebr8   Celebr8 is a proudly South African brand that focuses on designing and manufacturing gorgeous themed...
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Celebr8 Timeless Memories

“Nothing is ever really lost to us as long as we remember it. The Timeless Memories collection is a celebration of those moments that have brought (and still bring) a smile to our faces and warm our hearts. The earthy colour pallet with time and floral imagery will help capture your treasured memories and preserve them for years to come.” ~ Celebr8     Celebr8 is a proudly...
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Celebr8 SANDsational

“Our memories of the ocean will linger on, long after our footprints in the sand are gone.” A visit to the beach always leaves you feeling alive and cleansed – physically, emotionally and spiritually. The combination of sun, sea and sand is the most natural and easily accessible form of therapy available to mankind (excluding scrapping of course). The Celebr8 SANDsational collection with its...
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Celebr8 TEXTURE

You’re going to simply love Celebr8’s mid-month release of their core TEXTURE range. With names like Solid Wood & Crumpled Paper and Brick Wall & Rust what’s not to love about this versatile range of papers that have a multitude of applications.   Celebr8 TEXTURE Celebr8 TEXTURE papers are a versatile collection of beautiful textures that are designed to work with most themed...
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Celebr8 The Simple Life

Another beautiful collection from Celebr8 by Kim Watson. The Simple Life is not only visually appealing, but also embodies beautiful and inspiring sentiment. This month Celebr8 introduces their new Sketch Pack, which is sure to be popular with all you Celebr8 fans out there. The Sketch Pack includes everything you need to create a gorgeous double layout. Enter your layout in Celebr8’s Sketch...
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Celebr8 Ooh La La Co-Ordinating Products

Good things come in small packages! This small but beautiful release from Celebr8, perfectly co-ordinates with Kaisercraft’s Ooh La La and is a real treasure. The roses and butterflies are simply exquisite. Enjoy Erin’s layout and inspiration.   Celebr8 Ooh La La Co-Ordinating Products – Layout Designer: Erin Bruton The Kaisercraft Ooh La La Collection celebrates friendship. This...
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Layer Upon Layer – Creating With Chipboard And Ink

Layers of inks, chipboard, stamps and paint offers you a world of creativity. Today I am sharing how I created a stunning effect by layering chipboard elements, paint, stamping and colouring to create a beautiful card. By combining your products together you can create beautiful effects to use on cards and layouts. Step 1 Add colour to a chipboard title using Memento LUXE ink. Lightly press the...
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Rainbow Coloured Chipboard

Altering chipboard is one of my favourite things to do. With all the wonderful inks available there days it has become so easy. How you combine the inks and paints together determines the end results and look you can achieve. For this stunning chipboard title I used my Memento Luxe ink pads to create a fun rainbow coloured effect. Here’s how I created this effect Step 1 Choose your chipboard...
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Celebr8 Home Sweet Home

Last month Celebr8 took us travelling with Going Places. This month we’re celebrating Home Sweet Home, with Celebr8’s beautiful new collection. Celebr8’s collections are designed with your scrapbook layouts and projects in mind. From Celebr8’s innovative double spread layouts to their beautiful masks, stamps and embellishments, Celebr8 has all your crafting needs covered. Get this gorgeous new...
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Celebr8 Going Places

Well there’s no denying that Celebr8 is going places. And we’re all going along for the ride! Many of you attended Celebr8’s creative fest and got to experience the magic of this local talent first hand. Celebr8’s latest collection, with its’ earthy and versatile colour palette and designs is destined to be a firm favourite with paper crafters. Get yours today!   Celebr8 Going Places The...
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Celebr8 Barber Shoppe Co-Ordinating Products

Erin has really spoilt us this month with two gorgeous projects featuring Kaisercraft’s stylish and trendy Barber Shoppe Collection. Get creative with all things vintage and Celebr8’s stunning selection of perfectly co-ordinated chipboard. Try some of Erin’s fun and effective techniques and ideas below and transform your chipboard into show-stopping embellishments.   Celebr8 Barber Shoppe...
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Celebr8 Let’s Chat

Drum roll please for home grown, international designer, Kim Watson, who has teamed up with best-selling local brand, Celebr8 to create a truly extraordinary collection. Thank you Celebr8 and Kim for a gorgeous collection that is sure to take South Africa by storm. Be sure to get your hands on Let’s Chat and be part of this very special release.   Celebr8 Let’s Chat “Happiness is...
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Celebr8 Bon Appétit & Mademoiselle Co-Ordinating Products

Yes it’s cold outside and very tempting to watch another series…if you’re looking for inspiration to get creative and get off the couch, then look no further! Celebr8’s gorgeous new Kaisercraft Co-Ordinating products are the perfect canvas to get creative on. And the best part is that Erin’s marvellous instructional pics below practically do the project for you! Choose your favourite naked...
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Celebr8 Snap It!

Beautiful paper, versatile chipboard die cuts, co-ordinating embellishments, flowers and ribbon together with masks and stamps for the adventurous crafter…what more can you ask for? Time after time, Celebr8 thrills us with their high quality, well designed, simply gorgeous products. As with all the previous Celebr8 collections, Snap It is guaranteed to sell out quickly, so get yours today!...
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Celebr8 Boho Dreams & Just Landed Co-Ordinating Products

Erin has been busy creating up a storm of inspiration just for you! Just like magic, Erin transforms naked chipboard into beautiful embellishments and titles. Don’t forget to team Celebr8’s stunning chipboard designs with this month’s Kaisercraft collections. Happy crafting!   Celebr8 Boho Dreams Co-Ordinating Products Designer: Erin Bruton Wow, what a fun collection. The Kaisercraft Boho...
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Teenage Formal – Let’s Have a Party!

The great thing about scrapbooking and crafting goodies is that you have instant themes available to you. This gorgeous range of papers by Celebr8 sparked some ideas for a teenage formal party for a girl. Let’s take a look at how this paper inspired me… The beautiful paper was the inspiration behind this invitation and theme. I used two of the patterned papers to create a gate fold style...
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Celebr8 Picture Perfect – Oooh you’re going to love this!

Our national flower has never looked lovelier! Thank you Celebr8 for a collection that truly lives up to its name: Picture Perfect. Beautifully designed paper in a delectable colour palette teemed with exquisite chipboard die cuts, versatile stamps, interesting masks and much, much more. Order this gorgeous collection today!   Celebr8 Picture Perfect There is no doubt that we live in one of...
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Celebr8 Mermaid Tails and Always & Forever Co-Ordinating Products

Celebr8 is spoiling us again this month with some real gems to co-ordinate with your favourite Kaisercraft ranges. Choose these trendy, superb quality, local products to combine with your Kaisercraft project!   Celebr8 Mermaid Tails Co-Ordinating Products Designer: Erin Bruton A Magical Day Unfortunately for me I have not had the pleasure of photographing a mermaid (or even meeting one),...
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DIY Baby Boy Shower Celebration Part 2

At any celebration your guests are sure to be impressed when served with some cute refreshments, and nothing says cute like these little milk bottles dressed up to match the theme. For the bottle I simply decorated the straws with a few punched circles and added some stickers from the “Little One” sticker sheet. A diamante added offers some bling and adds that little detail that won’t go...
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Oh Baby Girls – DIY Baby Shower Ideas For Little Princesses Part 2

Gift giving plays a big part when it comes to baby showers. Not only will baby be receiving gifts of her own, but often times little thank you gifts are given to guests for attending. Showing appreciation is an integral part of human nature. Ready-made gift bags can be dressed up and decorated using the most adorable embellishments, but you can also make your own gift bags using pretty papers...
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