Free Your Photos from the Phone: How To Make Your Own Gorgeous Photobooks!

This is a guest post by the lovely Heather McKay of McKay's Photography in Rochester, NY. One of my past wedding clients hired me to take their family photos this Fall, and not for the obvious reason you might think. Holiday cards, right? Is that what you were thinking? Well, no.   I was hired because this past Groom of mine keeps losing his phone! The first 6 months of his child's life was gone in a split … [Read more...]

How to Make a Fashion Book with Blurb

I've been making photo books using Blurb for years, but I didn't know that they offer supercool fashion books! How to make a fashion book with Blurb: Blurb is a cool company that lets you make books about anything that interests you. And if you’re interested in fashion and style—and love to show it off—making a book of your personal fashion is a fantastic way to capture your sartorial genius for all time. Whether you want it just for … [Read more...]

25 FREE Photo Prints! 3 Days only!

Have lots of summer or first day of school pics to print? Head over to Walgreens and get 25 Free 4x6 Prints!  Choose in-store pickup to get free shipping.   Use code 25FREEPRINTS at checkout to snag this awesome deal! … [Read more...]

Blurb – 20% off ALL Gift Books!

Blurb is known for  how easy they make it to create your own high quality custom book. And it's not just photo books! I love the idea of making a book of treasured family holiday recipes as well. Use Blurb's 2013 Gift Guide to find inspiration! The ABC children's book on page 6 is a wonderful idea - use family photos to teach your child the alphabet!  The Gift Guide is also an instruction guide for how to make a beautiful Blurb book gift … [Read more...]

FREE 8×8 Shutterfly Photo Book

There is a new coupon code to get a FREE Shutterfly photo book! Use the code SUMMERBOOK at checkout to take $23.99 (the cost of an 8x8 hardcover photobook) off your order. What a perfect way to compile all those awesome summer pictures!!! Get them off the phone and into a beautifully bound photobook. Order your  FREE Shutterfly photo book here. Shipping rates will apply, and this offer may only be redeemed once per address. … [Read more...]

Blurb Photo Books 15% off!

For the past two years, I've been making all my own photo books with Blurb. Blurb is the best place to make photobooks because it has SO many beautiful options to make your photos really shine! This year, use Blurb to make a small book for each of those relatives or good friends you want to say thank you to this Thanksgiving. Create your books now and give yourself more time to shop for Thanksgiving dinner! Blurb makes book making simple -- … [Read more...]

FREE 8×10 Collage Photo Print + Free Shipping!

If you're like me and have a ton of great vacation photos to print out, here is a fabulous freebie: Use code DEAL8XTEN  to get a FREE 8x10 Collage Print from Walgreens photo! You can also choose "Same Day Pickup" to pick up your free Collage Print at select Walgreens stores so you won't have to pay for shipping! This deal is good today, 8/4 only, so hurry over and get your free collage print! You can click on "7 Days of Deals - Shop … [Read more...]

FREE Photo Brag Book today through 5/15 only!

At Walgreens you can get a  FREE Photo Brag Book (purse book) w/ promo code BRAGABOUTIT! You'll get a 4.5x6 Softcover book for free, and only pay $2.99 shipping. My mom has one of these she keeps in her purse to show off pics of the grandkids.:) This is a great way to get those Mother's Day pictures printed! This offer is good online only through 5/15, so hurry over and get yours printed out! Walgreens is also still offering 20% off … [Read more...]

Holiday Photo Card Deals – Up to 70% off

Here are this week's best deals on holiday cards! I've alread bough some of mine, but I think I'm going to take advantage of this week's 70% off at Cardstore to finish my cards. Cardstore 70% off Holiday Cards & Invites at Cardstore Use Coupon Code: CCN2170, Valid thru 11/16/12 Folded Words * $20 off Folded Words Orders $50+ . Use coupon code MERRY20 at checkout. Expires 01/01/13. * 40% off your order. Use coupon code … [Read more...]

Holiday Card Deal: 20 Photo Cards for $0.20 Each

Looking for some more photo card deals? Here is a new one from York Photo. Plus, this deal comes with a freebie of 40 FREE prints with your first-time order! Here's what the deal looks like: Order 20 Photo Cards - $1.00 Use code 1CARD Pay $3.49 for shipping Final Price = $4.49 for 20 cards, or $0.20 per custom photo card! PLUS, you'll get the 40 prints for FREE! I know people who eschew traditional cards in lieu of fall-themed … [Read more...]

Ready for Holiday Card Deals? Here is a Great One!

  Are you ready to start thinking about Holiday cards yet? I have, only because the fabulous John Schlia Photography has provided us with the most gorgeous holiday pictures.  But DON'T order your cards without looking for a deal! There is no reason to spend full price on holiday cards. Ink Garden is offering 10 FREE photo cards + 40% any order for free, just pay $3.99 shipping. Flat 5"x7" photo cards are about $1.09 each, so if you … [Read more...]

Vistaprint Holiday Labels | 140 for only $3.69, shipped!

Vistaprint is offering one of their best deals of the year today! You can get 140 completely personalized labels (even upload your child's artwork) for FREE + $3.69 shipping. You won't get much better this holiday season! You can use labels for so much more than just your return address! Use them for: personalized gift tags (just add "to" and "from") instruction labels for homemade gifts (like my Chai Latte Mix) care package … [Read more...]

John Schlia Photography | Sponsor Spotlight

While I absolutely rock Instagram, I've always been a big believer in professional photographs.  Ok, maybe I didn't get my children's 3 month, 6 month, 9 month, etc. pics done. I would rather spend my money less frequently to get higher quality photos composed by someone who photographs for a living. What I don't believe in? Cookie cutter "portraits" that don't capture anything about the subject's personality. That is exactly what you WON'T … [Read more...]

Canvas People – Get 2 Huge Canvases for Just $22.50 each, shipped!

Photo Canvases are my new go-to gift, because they really deliver the WOW factor. Today at Canvas People you can get TWO 11"x14" photo canvases for only $45, shipped -- that's only $22.50 each. I haven't seen this size priced under $35, so this is really a rock-bottom deal. You can either check off two gifts, or make a lovely diptych for your own home. … [Read more...]