I was an avid scrapbooker many years ago. I enjoyed creating scrapbook layouts and albums for my kids and would scrap well into the night. Then life got in the way of my hobby and my interest waned, so I stopped scrapbooking altogether. While I can’t believe it was that long, I hadn’t scrapping for close to nine years. This means that not only were my daughter’s albums way behind, but I had not even started an album for my son who is my youngest.

Then something wonderful happened. I become friendly with two women who also liked scrapbooking. We set up a day once a week where we would scrap and chat for a few hours. I started purchasing fun supplies and my interest came back full force.

My friends and I took turns hosting the scrap day in our homes. The days when I scrapped outside the home were difficult because it was hard to know which items I needed for the layout I was creating that day. I packed a small bag the best I could, but almost always ended up leaving something I needed at home.

Then one Christmas my husband surprised me with the Crop in Style Navigator Rolling Tote featured on this page. It solved all of my problems. I now had an amazing bag for all of my supplies which I could take on the go.

I love this tote! It has so many cool pockets and compartments for my scissors, markers, punches, paper, cutter and other supplies. I especially love the areas for the markers and scissors.

I have had my tote for two years now and I take it with me each time I scrapbook with my friends. I am still behind with my kid’s albums, but I am having so much fun catching up!

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  • kinworm Jan 20, 2014 @ 1:18 pm
    I love this scrapbook tote and if I did crafting outside of the home I'd have to get one.
  • vallain Jan 01, 2014 @ 8:36 pm
    Now that is perfect for a serious scrapbooker.
  • Mommie-Moola Dec 31, 2013 @ 3:03 pm
    I had the XXL one and Loved IT! When I moved on to digital scrapbooking I used it for my beading and altered art supplies.
  • PaigSr Dec 31, 2013 @ 6:52 am
    I could see where this could be used as a book bag for the artist college student in the house. That would be our daughter.
  • Chip_Westley Dec 30, 2013 @ 2:56 pm
    I can see how this would solve a number of problem and let you enjoy scrapping more!
  • RoadMonkey Dec 30, 2013 @ 1:50 pm
    OOoooohhhhh! I would love one of these but I can't justify it at the minute, my studies have to come first but once those are finished, I will enjoy going back to scrapbooking!
  • Merrci Dec 30, 2013 @ 11:22 am
    How cool that there is a tote for all your supplies! It looks very fun, and much more so to do together. Thanks for an interesting lens.
  • nightcats Dec 29, 2013 @ 3:09 pm
    Storage is definitely a vital component of scrapbooking and other paper arts. Totes like these make life easier.
  • ComfortsOfHome Dec 29, 2013 @ 1:00 pm
    It's remarkable how the right storage tote can make it so much easier to do our hobbies - more fun, more convenience and mobility, and a whole lot less frustration!
  • im2keys Dec 29, 2013 @ 12:05 pm
    Great review! I used to scrap all the time, but my life has gotten in the way too. Time to get out the patterned paper and photos :)
  • getmoreinfo Dec 29, 2013 @ 11:47 am
    These are great for organizing crafts.
  • CarolHoule Dec 29, 2013 @ 10:22 am
    I didn't even know this tote existed. I like yours the best. Now I just need to learn how to scrap!
  • Susan52 Dec 29, 2013 @ 8:54 am
    Wow, what a wonderful invention! Happy scrapping - and congratulations on your Review of the Day!