May 30, 2007


Posted in Cricut, Email Us, new stock, news at 10:53 am by scrapbookdesigns

As new owners we have stock that has arrived, with more due in  shortly.  We have over 100 stamps from the Stamp It line and some gorgeous Rhinestone Bling to enhance any of your projects in store now.  Other goodies are on their way.  Check out what we have arriving soon:

New stamp releases from Stamp It  Artiology range.  We also have new shipment of Cricut machines (these are selling fast, and are the hottest item in die cuts) and cartridges and accessories for these machines.  We will be doing an in store free Demo Day for the Cricut Machine on Wednesday 6th June, 11.00am and 2.00pm.     This is a great opportunity to learn tips and techniques on this amazing machine.  We also have new stamps from Lucy’s stamps and the full colour range of Tombow pens (144 colours!!!). New Lost Aussie unmounted stamp designs plates are also on their way. 

In addition we are also expecting stock deliveries of favourite items such as Brilliance and Versa Magic  ink pads, Coluzzle cutting systems, Carl paper trimmers and accessories and lots more of popular stock lines as well.                             



Posted in classes, Email Us, workshops at 10:23 am by scrapbookdesigns


 June classes have now been posted onto the blog, so check them out and see which ones you would like to come to.  They cover from basics to the more advanced.  If you hit onto the following link, it will take you straight to the schedule. classes-june2007.pdf  , or ring us for class bookings on 98425714, or email us by clicking the email link at the top of the page. Looking forward to seeing you at the classes.

May 26, 2007


Posted in news at 2:08 pm by scrapbookdesigns

 At the time of this being posted, Elaine only has one more week of being here in the shop to impart her knowledge onto me. Neil and  I would like to wish Elaine the very best for the future and thank her for all the help. 

To wish her well on the way, and give customers a chance to as well, on Friday 1st June we will have a ‘Continual Cuppa’ at the shop.   So drop in and join us in wishing Elaine every happiness for the future.        




Posted in Uncategorized at 1:47 pm by scrapbookdesigns

Stamp-it have released some new stamps, a selection of these are on order and should arrive shortly.   If you want first selection, then come and see us so you don’t miss out.  Below is a sample of some of the new stock released, there are some beautiful stamps in the new range, we look forward to showing you how wonderful they are.

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May 25, 2007


Posted in congratulations at 10:36 am by scrapbookdesigns

The lucky winner of this prize is Tracey Bower of Busselton ~ congratulations Tracey on your win, hope you have a great time spending your winnings!!!


May 23, 2007

The Faces of Change

Posted in Uncategorized at 5:02 pm by scrapbookdesigns

The time has arrived!!  the change over has occurred.  Neil and I are now the proud new owners of Scrapbook Designs, but you haven’t seen the last of Elaine yet, for the next two weeks Elaine will be imparting her wonderful knowledge onto me, which is really great, making transition in for me so much easier.  I can’t wait to really ‘get my teeth’ into business, but I need a learning curb first.  So keep an eye on the blog to see what is happening,  and where we are at,  more news will be following shortly.   It is wonderful to have met those of you that I have, and looking forward to meeting more of you soon.

Below are the Faces of Change, ‘the old and new’, Elaine  on the right and myself (Alison) on the left.


From Elaine: Ashley and I are most excited for Alison and Neil as new owners of Scrapbook Designs.  It has been an amazing few years and it has been a blast.  It’s with great pleasure that we pass the torch onto Alison and wish her the very very best.  I would like to thank all the wonderful customers, staff and friends I have met over the years through Scrapbook Designs, I leave with fond memories.

May 14, 2007

From the new owners!

Posted in Email Us, news at 10:34 am by scrapbookdesigns


With Alison and Neil Crofts taking over Scrapbook Designs as new owners in just a few days, Alison and I thought it would be nice to let you know a bit about herself and Neil.  Here is Alison’s greeting.

Hi everyone, my name is Alison Crofts, my husband Neil and I have been really fortunate to purchase Scrapbook Designs.  We are really excited and looking forward to joining the team and getting to know you all. Our teams friendly service and commitment to provide you with an extensive range of products (your old favourites and new), making sure you are kept up to date with what the scrapbooking/paper craft world has to offer. Neil and I hail from Mount Barker, where I have been working for the past twelve years as the Supervisor of the Home and Community Care Day Centre, which is a centre for the aged and disabled.  While Neil is mechanic & driver with the local school buses.    How did a job like this lead into buying Scrapbook Designs?  Approximately eight years ago I discovered scrapbooking, which I really enjoyed, from here I branched out into card making, along the way I became a regular customer at Scrapbook Designs. I progressed from really enjoying these pastimes, to being very passionate and addicted (according to my family) to it. I always thought it would be a really wonderful business to own, never for a moment thinking that this dream would come true…..but here I am, getting ready to step into the breach, as Elaine readies herself for a quieter life.  I am at this present point of time becoming more exited with anticipation (and just a little nervous as well)  ….  Looking forward to the near future, the challenges it will hold, and striving to bring you a fun,  relaxed and friendly atmosphere while you create, or preserve your precious memories.    See you soon,                     Alison

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