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Shutterfly_Photo_book.jpgThis holiday season, give your friends and family the gift of DIY memories with a little help from Shutterfly!
This time of year, it seems like visits from friends and family become more frequent, and there’s always a new excuse to gather together for parties, meals, and celebrations. And, if your loved ones are anything like mine, the family shutterbug will be right there clicking away, capturing each fond memory as it’s made. Lucky for you, Shutterfly is there to help you turn those snapshot into treasured gifts with their custom photo books, ornaments, tote bags, calendars, mugs, and more!
Just in time for holiday gift-giving, Shutterfly is teaming up with CRAFT to help one lucky reader share even more memories!

Enter the Shutterfly Photography Prize Pack Giveway:
Prize:
Digital Camera: Canon PowerShot S100
Shutterfly Prize Pack: 50 Cards, 12×12 Photo Book, 8×8 Photo Book, Mug, 3 Calendars, Reusable Shopping Tote, and Ornament (Total ARV $298.42)
Deadline:
The giveaway runs from 11/15/2011 to 12/6/2011, and the winner will be drawn at random on 12/7/2011.


How to Enter:
To enter, head over to the Shutterfly site and select your favorite photo book template, then leave a comment on this post telling us which one you like best.
Please make sure you enter your comment in the CRAFT comments section below, not in the Facebook comment box.
The winner will be notified by email, so please be sure that you use a working email address when you enter.
Rules:
For complete details for this giveaway, please read the official rules: http://craftzine.com/rules/

Now that you’ve had a look at the Shutterfly website, check out how easy it is to create a special photo book for your loved ones!
Shutterfly_Photo_Book_Choices_craft.jpgStep 1: Choose your style.
Shutterfly_Add_Photos_to_Photo_Book_craft.jpgStep 2: Select your photos.
Shutterfly_Page_Layout_craft.jpgStep 3: Arrange your photos and add captions using Shutterfly’s easy drag and drop system.
Shutterfly_Arrange_Photos_in_Photo_Book_craft.jpgStep 4: Review your layout and order your book!
It’s as simple as that!
Disclosure Statement: This post is sponsored by Shutterfly. Give the best gift ever with a Shutterfly photo book.

Haley Pierson-Cox

Haley Pierson-Cox

Brooklyn-based DIY from a Gal in Granny Glasses
http://www.thezenofmaking.com


  • Constance Nelson

    I like the Shutterfly Harvest Hues photo book template. I love the neutral tones and the nrandom arrangement of the photos.

  • Jessica L’Heuruex

    I love the Rock On template – I’m a sucker for the black background – it simply makes pictures pop!

  • M Blalock

    I like the ABC’s template the best!

  • Kat

    Modern Portfolio!

  • Chris

    Hmm. It’s a toss up between Modern Black and Happiness Is…

  • Nicole Hillstead

    I love the Confetti Splash! great colors :)

  • Belinda Penaloza

    I really like the custom option, however, of the pre-made templates, Confetti Splash warms my heart.

  • Kerry

    I really like the “Hit the Road” template – it would be perfect for the big road trip I just took with my husband, and two cats!

  • Bonnie

    I like the modern black–sort of makes you feel like you’re ina dark room watching home videos.
    Here’s hoping!

  • Jenny Bolech

    Wow they’ve got a lot of great new options since i last made a book! I really love the Family Memories template :)

  • Erica

    Hmmm…Probably Modern Black or Versatile Classics. It really would depend on the purpose/content of the book, though.

  • cassandra

    My favorite template has to be the basic black. :) Though it was hard to choose!

  • Samantha Kramer

    Would most likely use the custom option – but love the “planes/trains” as a template. I made a photo book last year for my folks when they came to visit me in NYC, documenting their trip. This would be perfect for anyone else visiting!!

  • Maria

    I like the Travel Snapshots template — it’d go great with all our travel photos :)

  • Margaret S.

    Having been looking at these for wedding books, I love the “Oh Baby Girl” template. For other photos I really like the look of the Versatile Classics.

  • Jana Demetral

    I like the Natural Neutrals! So perfect!

  • Kaela Champlin

    I love the “travel snapshots” custom path style template. The backgrounds look like old maps. This would make a really beautiful travel photo journal.

  • Kris

    Modern Portfolio – because when you tell someone that you make stuff you’d better be ready to show them pictures.

  • Lisa

    Hit the Road would be perfect for all my travel photos. I also love Modern Portfolio for day to day pictures.

  • Erich Campbell

    I like the Black and White backdrop style, but the ModernBlack is nice as well. Knowing me, though, I’d want to go full custom. Here’s hoping! ;)

  • Audie

    I like the Modern Black, but I really love the colors and patterns of Oh So Mod and Good Times. I guess it depends on what the content is.

  • carolyn c

    I love the Wine and Chocolate one.

  • SeamstressErin

    I like the modern wedding template. The fleur de lis patterns are super pretty!

  • Kylie D

    Modern Portfolio for sure- it really allows the photo to stand out and make a statement on its own. :)

  • LeeAnn Wilmot

    Oh, I think I like Rock On the best, but I better post my comment now because if I look again, I will change my mind because I sure like them all!

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