The abundance of scrapbook supplies in the market is one of the best thing about scrapbooking, although there are a whole lot of scrapbook supplies available on the market, basically, all you really need to make your scrapbook is; album which over time has replaced the messy bundles of papers that was used in the past and has become one of the most important scrapbooking supply for traditional scrapbookers, and of course there are different types of albums, different sizes, different colors etc.
These albums are generally bound or placed in a three-ring binder. In this way, your hard work won't fall apart. There are also specialized covers that protects the scrapbook from the outside elements and your albums have to be acid and lignin free.
There are different scrapbooking supplies that you can use to create scrapbooks, some of which are printed or cardstock papers, cutting and trimming tools like scissors, art achival pens for your journaling, specialized glue dots and two-sided tape makes mounting your treasures simple and mess free. Many of these products are so strong that you can even decorate your scrapbook pages with ribbons, feathers, flowers, or even metal charms.
Scrapbooking supplies also include various embellishments accessoriess like, die cuts, ribbons etc. There are lots of scrapbooking books that you can keep handy when you need help on your scrapbooking titles, themes and even journaling.
Professional or specialized scrapbookers will also need specialized scrapbook supplies like, rubber stamps, personal die cut machines, inkling tools, punches, die cut templates, stencils and even heat embossing tools.
Scrapbooking supplies for digital scrapbooking which often takes the place of traditional scrapbooking, has made scrapbooking easy to personalised, covenient and easy to preserve with the introduction of easy to use graphic packages, photography programs and with easy downloads from background paper to new fonts.
Although Scrapbooking is still used to hold personal keepsakes and for gift giving. The craft has changed a lot, users have expanded drastically due to digital scrapbooking, new scrapbooking ideas, supplies, techniques and tool.
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