National Stamp and Scrapbook Month – Creative Memories

Stamp and Scrapbook Expo Creative Memories Giveaway

NSSM National Stamp & Scrapbook Month 2020


Hello fellow crafters! Jennie McGarvey here to welcome you back to our Holiday, National Stamp & Scrapbook Month!!! I am super excited to celebrate this month with you! For our next sponsor, we have an awesome prize from Creative Memories! Don’t forget, you have until March 6th at 6pm Eastern to leave your comment on today’s blog post for a chance to win. One winner will be randomly chosen and announced on March 8th!

Stamp and Scrapbook Month Creative Memories


About our Sponsor:

Creative Memories is a scrapbook company that has been based in St. Cloud, MN for over 30 years. Since being founded in 1987, they’ve been widely known for starting and leading the scrapbooking industry with world-class products and a passionate home-based sales force.

Creative Memories operates in a 31,000-square-foot-space, which is where all the products are handcrafted by a team that has served generations of album makers. Their promise is that they offer unique, easy-to-use, high-quality and long-lasting products that you can trust. Every product is photo-safe and designed, tested and manufactured so that your photos and memorabilia do not degrade over time.

Today, Creative Memories is international, with a team of more than 15,000 Independent Advisors across the U.S., Canada and Australia.

About their Products:




Stamp and Scrapbook Expo Creative Memories Genuine

If you’ve been paper crafting for a while you have probably heard of Creative Memories!

About the Prize:

Creative Memories will be sending a fantastic prize to one lucky winner which includes 1 Creative Memories 12” trimmer and 9 Additional blades [one of each blade available at the time of the giveaway plus extra straight blades]. That sounds like a fabulous prize you can get a lot of use out of!

Stamp and Scrapbook Expo Creative Memories Giveaway

Spread the Love:

If you’d like to be entered for your chance to win this awesome prize please like, follow & subscribe to their Social Media and leave a comment on this post below before Friday, March 6th at 6pm Eastern. It’s that simple. The winners will be announced on Sunday, March 8th on the blog.

While we are waiting to see who the lucky winner is, you can hop on over to Creative Memories social media channels. You’ll find TONS of inspiration there.

Please visit their website, Creative Memories to learn more, sign up for their newsletter and find out when they will be visiting your area!

We love our International guests soo much, but due to the fact that we highlight small business’, physical prizes can only be shipped to the US. Digital prizes are for everyone!

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 National Stamp & Scrapbook month!! Check back daily for new sponsors and more chances to win!!

Don’t forget to leave a comment below for your chance to win.



769 thoughts on “National Stamp and Scrapbook Month – Creative Memories

  1. Mary Beth West says:

    Creative Memories first got me started on scrappin’ well over 20 years ago. They come up with the best new tools and I really NEED this trimmer. Pick me!

  2. Teresa G says:

    Oh my! I have wanted one of those trimmers. Everyone I know who has one just loves it! Would love to win this prize!

  3. Tracy L says:

    What a great prize to win. To me this is a must have trimmer—-what is even better….also coming with different cutting blades !!!!


    I started in the paper crafting hobby by purchasing a Creative Memories album kit MANY years ago at a craft show. It’s amazing where this hobby has come in 25 years! And I didn’t even know that their trimmer has different cutting blades; love that! Thanks for the chance to win.

  5. Meghan Kennihan says:

    Creative Memories is the OG of Scrapbooking and Paper Crafting! It’s an amazing company! Thank you for the chance!

  6. Mary Leigh Cottrell says:

    I am a Creative Memories fanatic! I buy nothing but CM coversets/pages/protectors for my scrapbooking albums. No other brand holds up to the standards of CM. I would love to win this prize as I have wanted a new trimmer ever since it came out!

  7. Amy Bashore says:

    Have been shopping with creative memories for over 20 years!!!! Had numerous parties. Such good memories.

  8. Tammy Palmer says:

    WOW.. this cutter is so much better than my original cutter. Love it and could use a new one… Ty for sharing it with us…

  9. Wanda Radler says:

    I used to be a Creative Memories consultant – that is how I got started in this great craft. Wonderful giveaway – thanks for the chance.

  10. Susan Malone says:

    Cutter and lots of blades!!! Sign me up… and pick me!! Winner, winner… right here!💕👏🙋🏼‍♀️💕👏🙋🏼‍♀️💕👏🙋🏼‍♀️

  11. Nancy M says:

    Awesome prize. I need a new trimmer as I am fed up with the one I have been using for years. I have several Creative Memories products and have loved them all!

  12. Tracy L says:

    Love this trimmer! Storing the blades right on the trimmer is brilliant! Just the same for the cutting strips! Easy to use, too!

  13. Tracy says:

    Creative Memories has the BEST tools. I am looking forward to all the scrapbooking I could do with this trimmer!

  14. Cynthia C says:

    Love creative memories. Best scrapbooks they I’ve found. I was so happy when they came back in business. Love their products.

  15. Erica Castrita says:

    I’ve been scrapbooking for 22 years now because I went to a creative memories party and realized how I could preserve memories on paper. They have great products and it would be amazing to win this trimmer and 9 (wow) blades.

  16. Nikki H says:

    I’ve been eying that trimmer for the last two weeks after I saw someone with it at a crop. I don’t have the $100 to spare, but would love to have it! Thanks for the opportunity to win it.

  17. Connie Willems says:

    👍❤️😊 creative memories have great products, I sure could use a trimmer from creative memories, what a great prize that would be to have❤️ thank you for the opportunity

  18. Ivette Bello says:

    My first love of scrapbooking started through Creative Memories. Still use so many of the same tools. Awesome prize

  19. Brenda says:

    I love Creative Memories! I’ve had the same consultant for over 10 years! I think I’ve had my 12 inch trimmer for about that long too! LOL! Pick me! I need a new one!

  20. Catherine Popp says:

    4 years ago, I went to a Creative Memories crop and got instantly hooked on their products!! Been goin to one every month since!!

  21. Jaya More says:

    Wowww… What an amazing prize… Would love to add this trimmer in craft stash… The CM products are always in my dream list

  22. Linda Vigil says:

    How wonderful, would love to win this fantastic trimmer!! 🙂 Thanks Creative Memories and Stamp and Scrapbook Expo!!! 🙂

  23. Mary Holshouser says:

    I need a new paper cutter. This one has some
    helpful markings that would make it easier
    for cutting layers for my greeting cards.
    thanks for the offer. txmlhl(at)yahoo(dot)com

  24. Tammy Yurek says:

    I would love a new paper cutter/trimmer as the one I have had been discontinued and I cannot buy new parts for it. Creative Memories is how I got started scrapbooking so many years ago.

  25. Victoria Tharp says:

    I saw the cutter demonstrated a few weeks ago – it’s AWESOME. This would be a great prize to win!!

  26. Teressa Corson says:

    Wow! Fantastic giveaway! Who can’t use a 12″ trimmer?! And, how cool to have blades that store right inside!

  27. Alyssa R. says:

    I have a few Creative Memories tools in my collection. I am desperately in need of a new trimmer that will actually cut straight. It seems the brand I have been using continues to have the same issue. I’d love to win the prize. A high quality trimmer is one of the most essential tools in a crafters life.

  28. Michelle Johnson says:

    Love Creative Memories products. That’s what I started scrapping with 23 years ago and still use today! Would love to win this prize!

  29. Tiff Higgins says:

    Just saw this trimmer at our consultants house!! It is amazing!! 💖💖💖 would be a great addition to my scrap expo bag

  30. Loretta Bordonaro says:

    Creative memories started my love for scrapbooking over 20 years ago! I’d love a new cutter to replace my old ones

  31. Vivian A says:

    I have used a few of Creative Memories products. I like their clean lines and how easy they can be paired. Awesome prize

  32. Linda says:

    I was just looking at buying my 1st one…hopefully I will win my 1st one….be great for cardmaking and scrapbooking…

  33. Michele says:

    My first papercraft purchase was Creative Memories – 20YEARS AGO! Always looking for the perfect paper trimmer, would love to win this one and give it a try 😀

  34. Becky Bechtel says:

    The company that got me hooked! I am so happy they have continued to provide such awesome supplies and tools! LOVE CM!

    • Constance Hober says:

      Creative memories class was the beginning of my scrapbooking. Bought products then and after 15 years, still a cropper, retreat attender, EXPO attendee and avid CM purchaser. However, I do not own this trimmer. I have many quality albums, borders and punches. CM rocks!

  35. Eunice says:

    I’ve never tried this cutter and just this morning I was thinking I needed new blades on mine. This would be perfect to try!

  36. Judy Rollins says:

    I have the old creative memories cutters and they are still going strong a new version would be awesome.

  37. Sherry Holt says:

    I still have the blue 5/7 cutter & the blades & different shapes cutter from creative memories. Always good quality products.

  38. Carol Douglass says:

    Creative Memories has the coolest tools. How fun are all those blades? thank you for the chance to win.

  39. Vicki says:

    Wow! This is a wonderful prize! Creative Memories tools are always exceptional quality! CM was the company that got me back into scrapping and crafting as an adult and will always be near and dear to my heart.

  40. Kris Blankenship says:

    I love CM’s tools! They are the best! I have one of the older all blue 12×12 trimmers…I believe it was the first with changeable blades. I would love to upgrade if I win this!

    • Liana Brown says:

      Love making memories, my 6 year old granddaughter loves to make her own cards & watching me. We have a craft room we share.

  41. Jennifer Cabral says:

    These new trimmers are amazing! Would absolve to win this! What’s great prize, thanks for the chance to win!

  42. Katrina Blair says:

    Can’t wait for National Scrapbook day. This will be my NSD AS a new CM Advisor.

    The trimmer is amazing. Cuts like butter.

  43. Vicki Netting says:

    I have had a lot of trimmers in my day, but this one, hands down, is the best!! Would be a lovely gift, thanks for the chance to win!

  44. Karen Garces says:

    I would be so HAPPY to win this! Creative Memories is what I started with when I began scrapbooking 20 years ago. The quality of their products is stellar.

  45. Staci Hawkins says:

    I love Creative Memories!! Their tools and albums and adhesive and paper and embellishments are the best!!

  46. Sheila Wilson says:

    I loved your old cutters-I can only imagine how nice the new ones are!! Thank you for this opportunity to win!!’

    • Karen Howard says:

      This is the “Cadillac” of paper cutters! Blades and storage are fantastic. Variety of guides for accurate cutting! Great prize to have a win! CM great products.

  47. Linda Tanso says:

    This prize looks fantastic! I have a regular cutter and would love to be able to have additional cutters to use. It looks so easy to use as well.

  48. Heidi Musselman says:

    I started my scrapbook adventure with CM products. And I love that they have gone back to their original roots.
    Would love to have this new tool!

  49. Janet Mack says:

    Creative Memories was one of the first scrapbooking parties I attended. I still have the curvy trimmer I bought there.

  50. Debbie Allison says:

    I love CM trimmers and with the various cutting blades that come with it, makes it even more fabulous!!

  51. Mary Jo Baird says:

    They say it’s the best trimmer out there. If its anything like other CM products, you can bet on it.

  52. Eleanor Fleck says:

    Just got home from a day long crop organized by my CM advisor. Would love to win this cutter and accessories.

  53. Deb M. says:

    Well thats odd, I just in the last month heard about this cutter, and thought it looked nice. Only thing I didn’t like was how the main part didn’t go out to 6 inches but it still looked like it might be worth checking into more when I get around to finding money for a new cutter which I’m hoping to do sometime soon. Would LOVE to win this prize though!! LOL Thanks for the chance! Love the different blades you can get…those a cool, as well as the fact that you can store them underneath!

  54. Cheri Priddy says:

    CM knows what we crafters need and want and make quality tools that make creating so much easier and fun. Love there products!

  55. Amanda L says:

    I need this in my life! I’m frustrated with the other cutter I have. This looks fantastic… and all those extra blades! Woo hoo!

  56. Lisa Whiting says:

    This cutter is amazing. It is my favorite! I have tried so many others that have not worked the way they should, but this one is great! Would love to win – especially all the specialty blades!

    • Amy Cooley says:

      I’ve been looking for a new paper trimmer. This looks great and I love that it comes with so many blades. Thanks for the giveaway!

  57. Kate Barnes says:

    I started scrapbooking with Creative Memories almost 14 years ago. I have been faithful to Creative Memories as my go-to for paper, stickers, embellishment and tools. Most importantly I like the value for the money and always being able account on my representative when I need her. When you find something good you stick with it.

  58. Barry Snarr says:

    Creative Memories really understands scrapbookers and the tools they sell are made for us in mind. This trimmer and the blades are most likely the best in the business. I would be honored to use this tool.

  59. Marta Scoville says:

    I started out scrapping with Creative Memories over 20 years ago. Moved away from them for quite a while when my demonstrator stopped doing it, but have been hearing great things about them over the last few years. I’m due for a new trimmer…
    Thanks for the opportunity.

  60. Kay Brassfield says:

    My first crop was Creative Memories at a local church. Have been attending CM crops for over 11 years . Their tools are the best ! Everyone who has tried the new cutter loves it !!

  61. Jamie Opheim says:

    Both inches and cm’s? Doesn’t get any better than that !! This crafter would definitely love to own one of these.

  62. Laura Case says:

    I STILL use the CM personal trimmer I bought in 1997! As always – great product. I would love to have the new, bigger more versatile trimmer.

  63. Chris Dulian says:

    Love Creative Memories trimmers. I have the original big and little one! I would love to win the new one!

  64. Dorina D says:

    WOW! What a fabulous giveaway. Creative Memories was where I got my first lesson in scrapbooking and keeping everything in albums. Thanks CM for the lessons and the great giveaway for Stamp & Scrapbook Expo

  65. LORI ONeill says:

    I LOVE CM products!! Thanks for offering this, I have the original cutter which just broke and am holding it together with duct tape so I would be so grateful to win this cutter. I’ve heard so many good things about this cutter.

  66. Sondra Myers says:

    I would love to try this cutter, as I know that creative memories had been a good, reliable company that has been around for many years.

  67. Kim Kelsey says:

    This trimmer is the absolute BEST EVER! Easy to use, can allow precision cuts to create frames or “inside” borders on your pages. Excellent quality and variety of blades make it an exceptional tool for scrapbooking AND card making! It’s a fantastic prize for some lucky crafter!

  68. ava gavloski says:

    Thank you Scrapbookexpo for showcasing quality products. A personal trimmer is the staple in any designer’s toolcase. My Florida team of designer’s will enjoy sharing this trimmer with me.

  69. PEGGY O'Connell says:

    Can hardly wait to give the new cutter a try. Looks fabulous. Love the idea of many different blades.

  70. Yvonne Davey says:

    It seems as though CM is making a comeback in popularity. Time tested products and great quality is always a good thing in my book! Thanks for the opportunity!

  71. Danielle Bush says:

    I have always loved CM cutting systems and punches, this looks like a lot of fun. I would love to add it to my collection.

  72. Donna B. says:

    This is the BEST trimmer ever. Seriously cuts like butter. What an awesome prize along with all of the blades!

  73. Sheri says:

    Creative Memories is a cornerstone of paper crafting, and I love their products. Everything is of superior quality and you can count on them to be durable and long lasting.

  74. Angie G says:

    I have so many of the cutting tools, when Ibsaw this trimmer I knew I would get it also. What a great opportunity.

  75. Ada Bellaflores says:

    I’m glad your company is still making and selling products here in the USA! The trimmer would be great to win. It is definitely different with all the blades to use to make our scrapbooks or cards pop! It would be great to own one. Thank you.

  76. Adrienne S says:

    Creative Memories Products have always been reliable and I have always loved them. I still have my 2 original trimmers which were purchased about 18 years ago. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to win this!!!

  77. Adrienne S. says:

    Creative Memories Products have always been reliable and I have always loved them. I still have my 2 original trimmers which were purchased about 18 years ago. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to win this!!!

  78. Nicki B says:

    Would love and so appreciate the cutter prize from Creative Memories so I can make some more “creative memories” cards and scrapbooks!

  79. Deneice Hullett says:

    When I started crafting Creative Memories is the company I got all my supplies from. I still use the circle and oval cutting system today that I got 20 years ago.

  80. Marilyn in SC says:

    I would love to win this Creative Memories trimmer. Creative Memories products are the best. Thanks, Creative Memories for offering us the chance to win this great trimmer.

  81. kimgyu says:

    Wow…nine interchangeable blades! This is a cool trimmer. I would love to add some flair to my scrapbook pages with this gem. Great giveaway!

  82. Lisa M says:

    Oh this looks like an awesome cutting system. Thanks for the opportunity. I could really use a new cutter.

  83. Monica Garcia says:

    Wow! What an awesome prize! Thank you for your generosity! CM is the best company for albums and scrapbooking products! I would love to give that trimmer a try and add it to my tool collection!

  84. NiecyG (Ontario) says:

    Creative Memories is a timeless brand and one of the original systems I still use. Amazing prize pack! What crafter couldn’t use a trimmer and blade system!?

  85. Kathy Baids says:

    This is a fantastic prize! This rotary trimmer cuts straight, and several different blades that change out easily and safely- no cutting your fingers any more! Love it!!

  86. Karyn Lowe says:

    Love Creative Memories especially their albums. I could use a new cutter…my kids keep stealing mine! Lol

  87. Amy Marshall says:

    Love Creative Memories! My house has 100+ of their albums in it. Would love to have this trimmer. Thanks for the chance to win.

  88. Joy Irvin says:

    Creative Memories is where it all began! Their albums and tools are the best. Thank you for featuring them and giving us a chance to win this cool trimmer.

  89. Rhonda Jenkins says:

    I love love love creative memories, especially their awesome tools and amazing design templates and coordinating color products. I don’t have this trimmer yet and would love to add it to my creative collection.

  90. Gail Ann Lindquist says:

    I got into scrapbooking with Creative Memories. about 20 years ago. I still have everything I bought and everything works wonderfully to this day. I would love to add the cutter to my collection!

  91. Sharon Weinreb says:

    ❤️ What a fabulous opportunity to win a Creative Memories 12” paper trimmer and decorative blades. Thanks! 😊

  92. Tamie C says:

    Creative memories is where I first started scrapbooking, some 25 years ago! I have their original cutter! Love their products, and would love to win this!!!

  93. Marline King says:

    Currently in need of a good trimmer. I have bought many in my year of crafting. I guess I haven’t bought the best. I would certainly love to win your brand.

  94. Ann L Wilson says:

    I have used CM since the very beginning; was devastated when the company closed and ecstatic when it was reborn! I have been using their products forever, and find them to be the best, most reliable products on the market!

  95. Mary Kay says:

    Wow! I would love to win the paper trimmer and all those extra blades. Thank you so much for the chance to win this awesome prize.

  96. Terri Clark says:

    Where would we all be without Creative Memories??? This looks like an awesome paper trimmer!!!! Thanks for a great giveaway!

  97. Amber L says:

    I started scrapbooking with Creative Memories in 1996. I still have some of the original tools and use them often.

  98. Kathy says:

    Great trimmer and the blades look very interesting! Would love to win this because my trimmer is old! Great prize from Creative Memories!!

  99. Lisa says:

    Wow, what a great prize. I haven’t been able to afford any Creative Memory products in over 13 years. This would be awesome to win. Thank you so very much for the opportunity to win!!!! One thing that I *love* about that trimmer that I see up above, (I don’t own it or know which one it is) but one thing I *LOVE* about it is that the numbers/lines are black and easy to see!!!! I’m legally blind, so this is extremely helpful to me with the black lines. THANK YOU CM for such a great product. And your blades last longer (imho) than other trimmers. I only have one or two *old* trimmers (a very small blue one and a wavy one) of CM’s but this one is very nice. Thank you again for the opportunity to win!

  100. Militza Hernandez says:

    I began Scrapbooking thru Creative Memories and still Love them!! would love to win this paper trimmer!

  101. Julie says:

    I would truly love to win this trimmer. I hear it cuts like butter. What a great prize! Creative Memories makes the best tools!

  102. stampnk says:

    I love the option of perforating and scoring blades that can be used with this trimmer. Thank you for the giveaway

  103. Grace Tolman says:

    Great Prize. I am a big fan of CM tools. They are tried and true products. Thanks Creative Memories and Stamp and Scrapbook Expo.

  104. Nancy Pond says:

    I always love the creative memories products the trimmer looks wonderful I wash’s looking for a good trimmer to cut paper with.

  105. Sherrie says:

    I have been a creative memories fan for as long as I can remember. Fun events and was able to introduce many to scrapbooking, card making and more. Paper trimmer would be great to add to my favored supplies for card and memory albums.

  106. Sandy Follin says:

    I’m always late to the party! Anyway great give away. My intro to scrapbooking many moons ago was with CM.

  107. Pamela Chattin says:

    As a CM advisor my customers are falling in love with our new trimmer, and I can see why…the ease of use, hidden blades so you never get cut, an arm that reaches 16 inches, self storage for blades and mat strip underneath, black markings on the white base make it easy to read. this will be a great prize for someone!

  108. Sheila Shiffert says:

    Would love to win this. I started using Creative Memories but have been away for a long time. Slowing trying to get back into it and do the books I’ve been planning for years.

  109. Cory Chyla says:

    This is great. I’d love to try this out. My current cutter goes thru blades at the rate of about 1 a week.

  110. Nina Walker says:

    Live in MN. Their warehouse here is huge and beautiful. Paper cutters will make or break you. Love this one and would like my own!

  111. Holly Weston says:

    I need a better reliable paper cutter I will be checking out the booth… I got my start crafting With Creative memories

  112. Brenda F-O says:

    I have vintage CM products (paper and tools) since my introduction to CM scrapbooking in ’99. Mahalo for the op to continue growing with their durable and functional new trimmer.

  113. Beatrice Feducia says:

    I’ve heard great things about this trimmer! I would absolutely be thrilled to win it! Thank you for allowing us to possibly win such a useful tool!