Freebie Friday with Simple Stories

Friday is Finally here, so it’s time for a great giveaway! This week it’s Freebie Friday with Simple Stories. If you’re not familiar with Simple Stories they’re a manufacturer of awesome paper crafting products. They have gorgeous patterned paper, embellishments, planners, albums, tools, and a brand new line of travelers notebooks (coming soon).

We’re right in the middle of Summer! Before you know it, Summer will be winding down and you’ll have a stack of Summer memories to document. When you’re documenting your Summer memories whether it’s in a traditional scrapbook, a mini album, in a planner, or in a pocket page format, Simple Stories has the perfect products for you with the Summer Days collection. One lucky winner will have this awesome Summer Days prize pack landing on their doorstep very soon.

You know the routine, if you’d like to win this AWESOME prize comment below by next Thursday (July 27th) at 11:59 pm EST. If you’re not connected to Simple Stories on social media, now is the time. They always provide awesome inspiration and gorgeous product photos.

Now, I know you’re all sitting on pins and needles waiting to hear who the lucky winner of last week’s prize (a black type cast typewriter from We R Memory Keepers) provided by Consumer Crafts. Jessica Marshall, congratulations, it’s your lucky day! Please email (with your mailing address) to claim your prize. I can’t wait to see what you create with this awesome typewriter! Thank you to all of you who participated in this giveaway. We love each and every one of our readers!

Don’t forget that even when you are not attending a Stamp & Scrapbook Expo, you can always join us online.

Thanks for stopping by for another Freebie Friday. Don’t forget to leave a comment below if you want a chance to win the Summer Days prize pack from Simple Stories. I’ll be back next Friday to announce the winners AND I’ll have another awesome prize up for grabs.

468 thoughts on “Freebie Friday with Simple Stories

  1. Carolyn Johnson says:

    I love Simple Stories and this collection is fun as always. Thanks for a chance to win it.

  2. Bethany Roisland says:

    Simple Stories has to be my all time fav company! All of your lines are fabulous and this one is no exception! What a fun way to showcase your summer memories! Thanks for the chance to win!

  3. laurie says:

    I also love Simple Stories – one of my first collections when I started Scrapbooking again. Would love to win but just enjoyed looking at everything you posted here as well. Thanks!

  4. Carla Hundley says:

    Love Simple Stories and
    this collection looks so
    fun! Loving that hut.
    Carla from Utah

  5. Melody Kamada says:

    Simple Stories has great products. Looking forward to their traveler’s notebooks.

  6. Marie says:

    I love the concept of Simple Stories and cannot wait to get started using those bright and fun papers and embellishments!

  7. Cynthia Baldwin says:

    Simples Stories never disappoints! Summer Days is just one example – everything is perfectly coordinated, gorgeous colors and patterns. This collection would be wonderful for documenting my family’s summer adventures. Thanks so much for the chance to win!

  8. Lisa Sullivan says:

    OMG! I have a big trip coming up and have been looking for travelers noteboooks! Can’t wait to see them!

  9. Fran says:

    Great collection! So colorful and bright to Scrapbook my pictures from this summer of visits from my grandkids! Thank you for the chance to win this Simple Storage collection!

  10. Marsha Sommers says:

    This would totally rock my summer album of concerts I have attended! This set is fabulous!

  11. Cheryl Norton says:

    Thanks so much for the chance to have another great Simple Stories collection. Love the summer colors and all the embellishments.

  12. Susan Janczewski says:

    I’m hoping to make it to Schaumburg this year and this prize pack would help me celebrate summer!

  13. Sharon Stewart says:

    I love Simple Stories papers! I made my Mother’s Day and Father’s Day cards with them this year. ❤❤❤

  14. Jessicak says:

    Simple Stories mini albums have become an obsession thanks to our Local Scrapbook Store. I can’t wait to see collections at Scrapbook Expo next week!

  15. Carolyn E says:

    Love Simple Stories! I am currently working on a layout with last year’s summer line!

  16. Brenda Woods says:

    The colors in this line are soooo pretty! I would love to win this to get caught up on my summer layouts!

  17. Kristine Mylett says:

    This is such a beautiful and fun set!! It would be perfect for a road trip we are taking.

  18. Jenelle Reyes says:

    Wow! What an awesome collection! I love the images and beautiful colors. Endless possibilities and ideas of what I could create with this collection. I love Simple Stories! Thanks for the chance to win!

  19. Christie says:

    What a great collection to win, getting back into scraping again with all my new summer beach photos!

  20. Kathleen C. says:

    What a fun bright collection for Freebie Friday with Flamingos, Pineapple, Beach Ball, and Popcicles! Simple Stories Summer Days Collection is fabulous!

  21. Jamie C. says:

    Oh I love Simple Stories and would love to add this one to my collection! So pretty and fun!

  22. Renee Hoffer says:

    I love Simple Stories! They have such great colors and patterns–and I love their embellishments! This is a terrific prize package ?

  23. Susan Pezza says:

    Great collection, Simple Stories is one of my favorite mnfg! I was able to pick up several collection kits last month in Chantilly at the Scrapbook Expo and am already enjoying using them in my scrapbooks! I Love Simple Stories!! This one is a great collection!! Thanks for sharing all the great project samples!!

  24. Lisa Kempf says:

    Simple Stories in one of my ‘go to’ paper companies! I’ve always loved the collections…whimsical to classic. Keep ’em coming!

  25. Vikki Lare says:

    I absolutely LOVE this collection!!! The colors are so cheery! Would love to win this!!!

  26. Tracy Steinbach says:

    Super cute set and all the layouts done with it are so creative. But the hut has to be the most adorable paper craft I’be seen. Thanks for sharing and the chance to win the set.

  27. Candace Brown says:

    These would be great to have to use for pages and cards. I can think of lots of different things to do with them.

  28. Deeann Siler says:

    I only discovered Simple Stories about 2 weeks ago. Looking forward to using it at some point. Such cute creations are made with it.

  29. Eleanor says:

    Simple Stories is new to me. I like this summer collection. I’ll be sure to check out their website.

  30. Brenda F-O says:

    What a brilliant collection of hot designs and patterns and colors! Mahalo for sharing so many project possibilities.

  31. Kim V says:

    ❤️❤️❤️ Simple Stories. The paper is beautiful but my favourite Is the pocket albums. I use them for my on going day to day albums.

  32. Janet says:

    The collection is so cute and the projects that were made are awesome!!!!!! I would be so happy if I won. Thank you for the chance to!!

  33. Mel F. says:

    Adorable! Will make my pages shine! I just love the uniqueness of the designs! Would be so much fun to use – have many ideas what stories I could tell!

  34. Jessi Lambright says:

    The patterns are wonderful! And absolute love the colors. Thank you for the chance to win this!!

  35. Wanda says:

    I would love to win this wonderful pallet of colors: pool blue, citrus yellow, cool corals!

  36. April Tobias says:

    Love the collection lines Simple Stories create. And this Summer line is not different. That’s for the chance to win.

  37. Nicole N. says:

    Awesome selection of papers in the Summer Days pack from Simple Stories. Would love to add it to my collection.

  38. Becca Yahrling says:

    Love all the amazing projects using Simple Stories. They have the best collections!

  39. Tajinder Sokhi says:

    haven’t won anything do someone really win or what? Awesome giveaway again always love Firday giveaways.

  40. Shirley says:

    Simple Stories does it again. This collection is summerlicious. Thanks for the opportunity to win.

  41. Lynn Ekstrom says:

    Simple Stories is one of my favorites…would love to win and thanks for the chance to win.

  42. Bobbi says:

    As an avid scrapper, making books for myself, 4chdren and2 grandchildren each year, this beautiful collection would be greatly appreciated

  43. Janet says:

    Love the colors! Just started on my planing book. Would really like to work with your products

  44. Rhonda says:

    This is some of the cutest paper. It would make the cutest layout for some summer activities we have done this summer. The colors even match, pinks, blueish teal yellow. Just perfect!

  45. Terry Leonhardt says:

    Love this collection. I can picture using it on pages for my Kiddos. I would love to win!

  46. Carolyn Dill says:

    Perfect timing for some beautiful summer layouts. This Simple Stories paper would work very well. Thank you for featuring it in this weeks giveaway.

  47. Laurie says:

    I just retired and can’t wait to get caught up on scrapbooking. This would make picture perfect pages.

  48. Christina Stringfield says:

    I ❤️ Simple Stories! Such pretty color combinations and embellishments. What an awesome giveaway! Thanks for the inspiration!

  49. Regena Odle says:

    I love Simple Stories and this summer collection is perfect! Thanks for the chance to win so many awesome products!

  50. Angela A says:

    Oh how I would love to win this cute collection! I have been very inspired by all the creativity today!

  51. Deb Routledge says:

    I adore everything Simple Stories do! I always love their summer collections and this one is my favorite so far, adore the little camper van! Thanks for a great giveaway!

  52. Karey says:

    SS is a fav of mine. Just moved and in sifting through scrapbooking items, found some of their papers. Can’t wait get my hands on new collection. Get designs you have shown.

  53. Tish Scargill says:

    I have been a fan of Simple Stories since the beginning! Living on the coast where it is foggy most days during the summer, this collection lets the sunshine in!

  54. Crista C says:

    I love this collection!!! Will definitely be adding it to my stash and would love to win this!

  55. Juli says:

    I think this might just be my ideal collection-the plaid, the aquas, the clouds and text❤️?❤️ What an exciting giveaway!!

  56. Laurie Rosales says:

    Love Simple Stories! Simmer sets are my favorites, this one is another winner! Love!❤

  57. Helen Whaley says:

    Loving the sun rays page. I’m inspired to make some summer pages of my own with this gorgeous line from Simple Stories.

  58. GINA ORTIZ says:

    I adore this collection and all the projects that were created with it….I NEED IT MORE THAN AIR ?

  59. Sheila Lane says:

    Would love to win your give away. I don’t scrapbook but they would make awesome cards.
    Thanks for a chance to win.

  60. Michelle Smith says:

    I love Simple Stories! I use it in scrap booking, my planner and in home decor. It is always so bright and cheerful!

  61. Holly says:

    I’m restoring my vintage trailer and am going to use this collection to journal and document all the changes and fun! Thanks for the chance to win!

  62. zonica says:

    I absolutely adore simple stories. Alas, we don’t have access to them here in South Africa. I think they are the happiest looking paper and ephemera, and winning it would be like winning the scrapbooking lottery. Thanks for the opportunity

  63. Carey Nusbaum says:

    What a lovely kit from Simple Stories! I love the bright colors and summery theme! Thanks for the inspiration and for the opportunity to win!

  64. Janice Adams says:

    I love Simple Stories !! What an awesome giveaway! ! Thank you for the chance to win 🙂

  65. Bernice Pierre says:

    I absolutely love Simple Stories and the summer collections would be perfect for decorating my binders and my summer memories! So colorful and just the perfect touch!

  66. Dana Bennett says:

    Gorgeous projects and
    collection!! Would love to
    win! Simple Stories makes
    such great stuff!! Thx to
    everyone involved!!

  67. Bryana Ortiz says:

    Love the projects and the
    collection!! Summer colours
    are so amazing!! Thank you
    Simple Stories and ScrapbookExpo
    for this cool giveaway!!

  68. Cheryl Hutcherson says:

    Simple Stories is just amazing with all their fabulous products! Would LOVE to win!

  69. Darlene says:

    I love Simple Stories. The colours on this collection are beautiful. I would love to win. Thanks for the chance.

  70. Alyssa Fields says:

    This collection is amazing and would love to win it! Simple Stories always has awesome products and this one does not disappoint.

  71. Kelly Wood says:

    I would love to win these. Just getting back into scrapbooking so could use some beautiful up to date stuff.

  72. Dorothy Myers says:

    Awesome package and so much can be done with all of it. Would be a great collection to my stash. Thank you.

  73. Dalia says:

    Oh wow . What a lovely collection. I adore simple stories and all their products. Yes true, we have a ton of summer memories and would love to win these to document them. Thanks for the chance.

  74. Katherine Freeman says:

    What a cute, happy collection! Lots of wonderful sunny summer memories can be captured with this cute line. Thanks for the chance to win!

  75. Miriam Prantner says:

    This is such a great collection! Would love to scrap some summer layouts with this!

  76. Tracy R says:

    Oooh, I love Simple Stories! Their coordinated collections are always fun to work with and this collection looks to be just as much fun. Thanks for the chance to win.

  77. Ms Eva k says:

    Simple stories is my favorite. Love the bright colors. Would love to scrap my summer of grandchildren with this set. Thank you.

  78. Kim says:

    Absolutely LOVE Simples Stories collections, and this is one I don’t have! Hello Fall and You Are Here are my two most recent favourites (and Life in Color! and … well it could go on and on) 🙂

  79. Lisa says:

    So cool. Love the colors and patterns. The VW van made me smile and brought back childhood memories.

  80. VIRGINIA says:

    I love Simple Stories in my planners!! Their products adds colors and fun in my weekly spread! ?

  81. Thi Tran says:

    I love the Simple Stories collections. Thanks for giving me the chance to win. Can’t wait to start scrapping summer photos of my babies.

  82. sherry says:

    Love the colors. This would be a great addition to my scrapbooking. Thanks for the opportunity.

  83. Teresa Brock says:

    I would love to win the Simple Stories prize! I think they’re line is so bright and happy!

  84. Paula Jo says:

    Simple Stories always has the most colorful and cute products! I’d love to win this prize package.

  85. Robin Bennett says:

    What an awesome package to win!!!! Thanks for the opportunity. Thanks also for making me aware of another great company.

  86. Diane Maylin says:

    I LOVE Simple Stories and Summer Days is one of my favorites!!! I have never missed the Scrapbook Expo!

  87. Cherrie says:

    I am a huge fan of Simple Stories, they are my favorite manufacturer. Great give-away, thanks for the grand opportunity.

  88. Karen S-H says:

    Simple Stories always has just the right kit to say what I want to say. They are a go-to must for me and I can not wait to see what they have in store for me to discover in Edison!

  89. Elissa says:

    I was just recently introduced to Simple Stories. Would love to win so I can use it to scrap our family vacation. First family vacation in 5 years. Thanks for the chance to win!!!

  90. Carey B says:

    I had a great time at the KC expo this weekend! I love Simple Stories and would be so excited to win!

  91. Lynn D says:

    Love this, especially the van! Planning a tropical vacation this fall, and this would be lovely. Can’t wait for my trip, and to scrap my photos.

  92. Melissa Moran says:

    I would love to win this. I’ve never heard of your company and can’t wait to meet you at the expo!

  93. Kymberly Buchanan says:

    What a beautiful paper collection! Great projects, too! Love Simple Stories and Scrapbook Expo!!!

  94. Vicki Taxier says:

    Isn’t this collection the cutest?!? Although it resembles last summers collection it’s even cuter with the more pastels. I love Simple Stories! Gotta have it!

  95. Josie Alva says:

    I would love to start using kits starting with the Simple Stories giveaway. Thank you.

  96. Patricia Allison says:

    Beautiful product! This line is new for me… thanks for the chance to try these pretty papers and embellishments if I win!

  97. rose says:

    So pretty and colorful… love all the Simple Stories products… their stuff is super duper adorable! LOve it and thanks for the chance to win!

  98. Mary says:

    I have so many Summers to Scrap!! This would make it so easy to get started!! I would LOVE to win!!!

  99. Anna Liza Razon says:

    Gorgeous!! ??? I would love to create something fun with these stuff! Fingers crossed! ,???

  100. Sylvia says:

    I absolutely LOVE everything about this kit. The colors and the images are super cute. That vintage bus is my husband’s dream car. I’m sure this is a kit he would love to see me use. Hope luck is on my side. ??

  101. Kelly Woodruff says:

    LOVE the bright colors of the Summer Days collection! So vibrant and just begging to be scrapped! Thank you for the freebie opportunity. ❤️

  102. Rene W says:

    Love the bright vibrant colors and detail. This collection would go great with the pictures from our mini summer vacations.

  103. Tandara Smith says:

    What exciting colors. This would be the perfect time to win. Already have started collecting pictures for the summer. Thank you for the chance to win. The Expo in Atlanta was smashing. See you next year!

  104. Nancy Allen says:

    I just saw thsee products and am having fun using them in my scrapbooks. Having yhe themes makes it much easier to work with. Thanks for having good quality products.

  105. Jan Forgue says:

    The rest of my summer is going to be jam packed with fun and this kit would be perfect to document all the memories that are sure to come.

  106. Patty Montesinos says:

    This Summer has been amazing and this collection would be the cherry on top to decorate and capture all its memories. Super fun colors. Thamk you for the opportunity to win…Awesome..

  107. Carla keenan says:

    Such a wonderful collection. Thanks for a chance to win.
    Good luck everyone.
    Carla K

  108. Linda Ruschmeyer says:

    Thank you for the chance to win this collection. Simple Stories has gotten better and better, love their items.

  109. Suzie Brooks says:

    Look at how fun the paper and embellishments are!!! I can’t wait to get some!! Thanks for the chance to win!

  110. Susan says:

    Whoo hoo!! Love Simple Stories products!! Cant wait to visit (and shop!!!) there at the expo!

  111. Teresa Osburn says:

    I love how you tucked in a simple butterfly behind the phot in the example. Great idea! Cute collection!

  112. Jeanette Mathews says:

    Simple Stories make great scrapbook pages easy to accomplish. Would love to win this prize.

  113. Gail Hill says:

    I love the colors in this summer line! It would be great to use these for Summer layouts and cards!

  114. Sally says:

    Summer Days are my favorite! My daughter is getting old enough to start scrapbooking this summer, so it is even more extra special!!

  115. Karol says:

    I called a paper hoarder so this would be adding to my fun of just looking at all the pretty paper in my stash I think you would agree….

  116. Veronica Allen says:

    What a yummy collection! Love, love, love Simple Stories. The paper quality is fabulous! Thanks for a chance to win.

  117. Kandy Davidson says:

    Would love to win this so I can put together a mini scrapbook for my granddaughter with her Summer vacations this year. Yes, I said vacations. She has had 3 already: Universal Studios in Orlando, a week with Gram and Grandpa and two weeks in Paris, France and London, England. That’s going to take a lot of materials so I would love to win this package. Thanks for all the great ideas and products.

  118. Dina says:

    Congratulations on your success! My Sister and I enjoy the pocket scrapbooking – it’s how we got our Mom into cropping with us. Thank you for sharing your design ideas with the crafting world!!

  119. Saima says:

    Another thrilling giveaway! My first time joining though, love the idea it is great for summer vacation journal! ♡

    Thank you for all the giveaways and chance for everyone to win.

  120. Lori Arnold says:

    Really cute package! I have never seen their product before. Would love to be introduced!

  121. Abby Mwesigwa says:

    I love this collection! I’ve gotten a couple things and been hoping to get my hands on some more.

  122. Misty Williams says:

    I did two classes at the GA Expo with Simple Stories and I’m now officially obsessed! Love their product line!

  123. Marlene Coronil says:

    I love scrapbooking, and this gift would be wonderful to have it. beautiful colors!!!

  124. Alison C says:

    What a great way to remember your summer fun. The Simple Stories line is really cute. I would love to get this in the mail! Thanks for the chance to win.

  125. Kelli G says:

    Being a teacher and a mom summers are a very big part of the year. Spending time together and recording those amazing adventures! Love the new paper line!

  126. Judith Martinez says:

    Love simple Stories and this summer collection. Just what I need for my summer pics!

  127. Amber J Fritz says:

    Nice use of summer pastels to tell a story. These papers and embellishments really pop with black and white photos, too. I love this line from Simple Stories.

  128. betsy says:

    oh these would be perfect for all my summer pics from vacation at the lake to camp to swimming in the pool. it would be great to win!! ❤️

  129. Shirley Johnstone says:

    Oh I saw some of this in Puyallup at the Scrapbook Expo … it is awesome and I would love to have some to showcase my summer memories! Thanks for the opportunity!

  130. Shelly says:

    I seldom win but I love entering anyway! Since I live in Florida this would especially appropriate!

  131. Susan DeRoller says:

    I love Simple Stories and this collection is awesome for all my summer memories! Can’t wait to check out the booth at the expo!

  132. Dorina D says:

    Love everything from Simple Stories, but this year’s collection is so exciting, colorful and fun and would make the best summer albums of the kids activities this year. Love it. Thanks for the chance but even if I don’t win, I’ve pinned the album, just so I had some extra inspiration.

  133. Marie Fellenbaum says:

    Love Simple Story paper packs, would love to scrap my grandma camp photos with this one.

  134. Charlene Taylor says:

    This is all so cute! I’m packing now for a bucket list car trip of the Northeast with my mom, recently diagnosed with ovarian cancer. This would be such a great start in documenting it all!

  135. Sabine Maurer says:

    Wow – that’s an amazing collection – and of course I would love to win! that would be perfect for our summer-holidays-Photos!

  136. Amanda Reichard says:

    I love this kit! So adorable, but what Simple Stories kit isn’t? ☺️ I would LOVE to win it. ?

  137. Arianna Barbara says:

    I love so much Simple Stories’ products!!! They’re amazing and so versatile!!! All these projects are really gorgeous!!!
    Also, congrats to Jessica!!!

  138. Linda Benitz says:

    being a big fan of watermelon this paper really appeals to me. Love the watermelon accent on the page.

  139. Kelly Wood says:

    It’s so pretty. Love the fresh bright colors. Perfect for summer. I’m just recently found this company so haven’t tried them yet. Hope to try soon.

  140. Sue A. says:

    Love the colors! Everything says summer! The ideas are just starting to swim in my head……would love to win and scrap some wonderful memories! ☀️?

  141. Jackie Peduzzi says:

    Perfect summer collection! I love Simple Stories! Their collections are always so fun! Crossing my fingers!

  142. Regina Wiss says:

    I always love the color pallet used in the Simple Stories collections. This collection just screams summer fun.

  143. Jo Ann Naples says:

    Spending this summer with our grand daughter has been wonderful. This summer collection would be perfect to document the many fantastic times we’ve had together. Love to have it!

  144. Marlena says:

    I’d love to win this amazing package 🙂 this summer collection is perfect for my first Project Life of smmuertime <3 Love it!

  145. Tammie T says:

    Simple Stories is a favorite of mine and I look forward to the Expo each year to replenish my stock. ❤️ the paper collections and Sn@p albums and pages. Thank you for an opportunity to win!

  146. Jennifer F. says:

    I absolutely love Simple Stories! I use them all the time! This would be an amazing prize to win. Fingers are double crossed for this prize!!

  147. Carlene V says:

    I love the colors on all the Simple Stories products always so vibrant. Thank you for the wonderful products.

  148. Yasmine Omar says:

    Such a Gorgeous Projects! Simple Stories is just an amazing company, Love their collections so much. Thank you for the chance to win.

  149. Crescendo Lobdell says:

    OMG! What an awesome collection! Just when I think it can’t possibly get any better, Simple Stories outdoes themselves and proves me wrong!

  150. Sharon Gable says:

    Oh my oh my……I SO wish I were there! Can’t wait till our next Orlando one in 2018. Already saving a stash of cash!

  151. Marie Tyre says:

    I adore Simple Stories! All their different lines are so fun to use! I love ❤️ their bright and cheery colour palettes and how easy it is to work with! Love Love ❤️

  152. Marie Tyre says:

    Simple Stories products always makes me smile and cheers me up when I’m feeling blue! Thanks for the chance to win.

  153. Angie Rhinehart says:

    I Absolutely LOVE Simple Stories! This summer collection is so FUN! Thanks for a chance to win!

  154. Lainie says:

    Oh my goodness this kit is so cute. Love the colors and everything about it. I would love to win this

  155. Amanda says:

    Simple Stories have the best kits and this one is no exception! Love all of the colors and the VW bus reminds me of piling in my aunt’s old bus and heading to the beach with my cousins. That would be fun to TBT scrap.

  156. leslie gilford says:

    Really looks like summer. You can tell how many people loved this set by the large group trying to win it! Me too

  157. Lisa Jolley says:

    It’s winter now where I live in Australia but there are always summer memories to scrap. I love Simple Stories products – great competition!

  158. Mary Pat Proctor says:

    Love the paper and embellishments! We have had an unusually busy summer this year and can’t wait to put it all in a scrapbook! Thanks for offering this.

  159. Mary says:

    Simpke Stories is my favorite scrap company!!! I hope to win because I have great pictures to scrap?

  160. Carol R. says:

    The Summer Days collection is beautiful. The projects are so cute. Thank you for this awesome giveaway.

  161. Sandi B says:

    Love Simple Stories and this collection is awesome. Would love to win it. Thanks for the chance.

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