If you’ve been a long-time devotee of Creative Memories, you might remember these oldies . . .
The dimensions for the pieces of the original 10×12 Short Cuts packs (for each cardstock color in the pack) are:
- 2 pieces 12×1.5
- 2 pieces 12x.375
- 1 piece 4×3.75
- 2 triangles from a 4×4 square
- 1 piece 6.25×4.25
- 3 pieces .75x.75
- 2 pieces 1.125×7
Back in the day, Creative Memories used to have these pre-cut Short Cuts packs, and they were used to quickly create simple borders. Although a few former consultants and long-time customers might still have a few of these on their shelves, they aren’t available through CM anymore.
In case anybody is getting nostalgic for this type of design, I put together a few suggestions for “shortcutting” 12X12 paper and using the pieces for quick borders, corners, photo mats, and (surprise) cards. Continue reading