The best iPhone apps for scrapbooking

Scrapbooking is an ever-growing hobby with more and more people taking an interest in it all the time. This is a list of apps dedicated to the art and joy of scrapbooking and they are filled with ideas, tips, information, and even tools you can use to create the ultimate scrapbook. Some of these apps are scrapbook specific such as creating a baby book or baby journal while others are more broad.

23 Jul 2016, by Rick Rockwell

Forget the closet stuffed with old shoe boxes full of photographs and card stock. In the 21st century scrapbooking is an online affair. Using Keepsayk you can indulge your sentimental side by creating, printing and sharing direct from your iPhone. Simply shoot photos or take video with the Keepsayk app, or choose from your iPhone’s library. The app will present your photos in a layout just like you would see in a scrapbook. Edit your pages, add text, and share with family and friends. Too old-school for online? You can also convert your digital memory book into a print version by ordering through the app.

  • Digital scrapbook
  • 21st century clutter-free scrapbook tool
  • Record your memories
  • Share with family and friends
  • Order a printed copy

If you have an iPhone chances are you (or someone tiny in your life) has a lengthy photo chronicle of their life cluttering up space the on your phone. Trieval will help you keep those precious memories organized. The app will automatically organize your shots, and you can view by locale, friends, time or feelings. It’s easy to add details to the photo to recall the day, or to give details about the shot for sharing with others. Users have control over sharing and the app is completely private, unless you give someone access.

  • Photo organization app
  • Organize your precious memories
  • Search by time, location, friends, and more
  • Add details to the photo
  • Share with family and friends

First smile is a must-have for new parents. Grab the app on your iPhone and keep it with you along with all your other baby essentials. Don’t miss those firsts! This nifty baby book app will allow you to beautifully record the most precious moments in your little one’s life, and the result will look like you had nothing but extra time for scrapbooking. Parents have complete control over access so you can keep your photos as private or as public as you want. You never know, giving your in-laws a daily fix might be just the thing to keep them away.

  • Virtual baby book
  • Scrapbooking app
  • Baby essential
  • Record all the firsts
  • Share with friends and family

Digital Scrapbooking app enables users to create stunning and unique cards for any occasion. Upload your own photos direct from your iPhone, select from beautiful elements to create a truly one-of-a-kind sentiment for your loved one. Grab ribbons, embellishments, decals, and various beautiful fonts to translate your vision into a card that conveys your wishes perfectly. Digital Scrapbooking app takes all the creativity of traditional scrapbooking into the digital age by eliminating the clutter, but maintaining the fun. Send your card via text, email, or social media, and wow your recipient with your thoughtfulness.

  • Make digital cards 
  • Unique and one-of-a-kind cards
  • Toss your scrapbooking clutter
  • All the fun of traditional scrapbooking
  • Send your card via email, text, or social media

Create digital scrapbooks with ease thanks to the Photo Scrapbook app. This one offers all kinds of tools and more than 120 different layouts to choose from. This one allows users to tap into their creativity and produce some rather fun and unique results. Features include more than 50 pattern borders, a variety of stickers, the ability to add text to your collage, and you can pick your background color and pattern. All your creations can be shared by email, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram and you can also save it to your Camera Roll. The app provides users with a much more eye-catching way to display multiple pictures.

  • There are more than 120 layouts to choose from
  • There are more than 50 pattern borders
  • Make use of the stickers and text
  • Share your creations by email, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
  • Save creations to your Camera Roll

Scrapbooking has never been easier because now you can create beautiful and memorable collages without all the mess and tools. The Skrappy app provides you with a digital way to take part in the creative hobby as you create scrapbooks, journals, and photo albums. You'll be able to use your own photos of course as well as text, web pages, movies, music, and voice memos. The digital version of scrapbooking in fact allows you to be even more creative. There are a variety of themes to choose from or if you'd rather you can make your own. There is a massive amount of editing tools and when you're done you can share your scrapbook by iTunes File Sharing and even print them.

  • Create scrapbooks with ease
  • Add photos, text, music, movies, web pages, and more
  • Choose from one of the pre-made themes or create your own
  • Share scrapbooks by iTunes File Sharing
  • Print your scrapbook

If you're the type that loves to create something special out of photos then the Pic Collage app may just be the tool you've been searching for. This one makes it possible to import your favorite photos from Facebook, Instagram, and your own Photo Library and start making a masterpiece. You can even do a web image search if you like. Editing tools include such things as being able to clip photos, rotate pictures, add stickers and backgrounds, add a frame, and plenty more. You can turn around and share this collage to Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram as well you can print them.

  • Transform your photos into stunning collages
  • There are plenty of editing tools to make use of
  • Import photos from your Photo Library, Instagram, and Facebook
  • Print your creations and share them on social media


Pic Collage app review

If you're a new parent then there's a good chance you're looking for a way to record all of your baby's firsts. The Baby Tracker & Digital Scrapbook app is a fun offering where you will be able to put together the perfect tribute to your little one. This app is more than just a cute way of recording moments in your little one's life however it also gives you a way to track the development and health of your baby, you can create a timeline for them, find information on items that can help you and your little one, and plenty more. There are countless articles that provide you with insight into your child's first year.

  • Put together a book of memories for your little one
  • Track the development and health of your baby
  • Read a variety of articles regarding your baby’s first year
  • The app is user-friendly


Baby Tracker & Digital Scrapbook app review: a baby tracker and digital scrapbook for parents

Now you can put together beautiful digital scrapbooks filled with all your special moments and then share them with friends and family. The ScrapNShare app features 20 free theme kits that you can make use of and each of them includes stickers, boarders, backgrounds, and even word art. Drag the elements around the page, rotate them, draw right on the pages, and plenty more. As far as how you can share your content you can save it, print it, email it, and also post it to Flickr, Facebook, and Pinterest. This app aims to please all levels of scrapbookers whether you're new to the hobby or a seasoned pro.

  • Create a personalized scrapbook that you can save, print, email, and share to social networks
  • There are 20 free theme kits
  • There are plenty of elements to make use of


It's crazy how fast time can pass by with things happening each and every day sometimes they get rather jumbled up. The Lifecake app is a fun one that gives parents the ability to see and then share their child's moments and progress. Now what's great is that this information is displayed in a stunning timeline slideshow complete with music. The way this one works is that you can add photos from Picasa, Facebook, Instagram, and Dropbox and even combine yours with your partner's. You can skip ahead to a certain stage and zoom in on it and you can share these timelines with whoever you want.

  • Create beautiful slideshows of your child’s timeline
  • Add music to the timeline
  • Use photos from Facebook, Instagram, Dropbox, and Picasa
  • You can also use photos from your partner for a more complete timeline


Lifecake app review: baby journal and photo sharing

There's no need to settle for dull and standard looking photos when instead you could download the Snapbook app. This one will completely transform your photos as you will be able to all kinds of cool and unique scrapbook style elements to your photos. This includes such things as stickers, embellishments, borders, frames, and more. There are a variety of kits available that make being creative simple and fun. All of your creations can be printed so you can add them to an actual scrapbook. The app is easy to navigate, simple to use, and filled with creative tools for you to discover.

  • The app is user-friendly and easy to navigate
  • There are a wide variety of tools and kits available
  • You can print the pages/cards that you create
  • Make use of the borders, frames, stickers, and more

Share this article
back
to top