How To Create A Vintage Scrapbook Layout That Looks Authentic!
Wait! Now That You Have A Layout Idea In Mind, Then You'll Need To Start Working On Your Scrapbook Page....Let Me Show You...
4 Vintage Scrapbook Layouts Tips
# 1 Choose your scrapbooking photos
Use the same matting for all of your photos that you'll be using for a given spread. For an authentic look, use brown, gray, or dark green for matting. These are the colors that were used a lot when the photos were originally taken.
For a special added touch, first mat with a narrow cream border and then a wider mat out of the grown, gray or green.
As you're out and about, stop at local thrift shops and garage sales to search for items that can be used as embellishments. You might be able to get some good finds!
Journal it – but keep it simple...