From my YouTube channel, I had someone ask me if I would video one of my son's school albums so she could get some ideas on how to carry a theme through an entire album.
While that is in the works, here are my 9 ideas for designing a themed album. While some may not work for every type album, these are the steps I used for my recently completed Galveston vacation album. Watch this video where I share examples of some of these steps.
2. Choose an "icon" to appear on every page. In the vacation album, you will see that most of my layouts have one of these cute camera stickers: