Birthday Cards Week: Sneaky Birthdays are the Best!

Can you believe it is already Friday, crafty friends? Everyone here at TE has been busy getting ready for our big October Release and I cannot wait! There is going to be so much merry making that you’ll think Christmas is already here — so I hope you’ll join us next week as we reveal […]



Birthday Cards Week: SMILE! It’s Your Birthday!

Happy Thursday, crafty friends! In today’s TE Newsletter (click HERE to subscribe), we introduced a new department in the TE Webstore — Make This Project. There you’ll find a bevy of fun seasonal and occasion projects to help inspire you, complete with downloadable step-by-step instruction sheets and helpful supply lists! We will be constantly adding […]



Birthday Cards Week: Oxidized Dream

Happy, happy, Wednesday, crafty friends! Do you like to play around with ink? I certainly do and so I was really excited when I discovered today’s project by Creative Team member Kim Singdahlsen. She has been experimenting with Distress Oxide Inks — these very cool inks from Ranger/Tim Holtz are so much fun to use. They […]



Birthday Cards Week: Flutterby Butterflies!

Hello there, crafty friends! This being our big ninth birthday month, I thought I’d round out the month with some fabulous birthday-themed cards from our terrific Creative Team. It’s been a wonderful nine years and I can’t wait to see what the next year holds for us as we approach the big 10! Today, I’m […]



Catching Up with Kim: More Frosting, Anyone?

It’s Friday, crafty peeps! So, as you saw in yesterday’s post, we are going BIG with our Ninth Birthday Bash with a chance for you to win some fab prizes and a Grand Prize for one lucky crafter to be a Guest designer for TE — I can’t wait to see all those cards being […]



Beyond Planner Stamping Week: Let’s Pal Around!

TGIF, stamping friends! I don’t know about you, but I am so jazzed up by all the creativity floating around here that I can’t wait to get inky this weekend. This feeling is due in no small part to the week of fun I’ve been having here on the ol’ blog! Today I am sharing […]



Never Saw a Cupcake I Didn’t Like…

Happy Wednesday, crafty friends! Before I introduce you to today’s yummy project by designer Shelly Mercado, I just wanted to remind you about our Farewell Retirement Sale! There are still favorite retiring stamps and dies to choose from, at up to 85% off!  Be sure to head over there when you get a chance to check things […]



Movers & Shakers Week: HB2U!

Can you believe that it’s the last week of June, crafty friends? I can’t believe how quickly the year is going! The TE crew has been very busy behind the scenes to bring you more creative fun over the summer months. This week, I thought I’d share some awesome projects from our Creative Team that […]



Ombré Week: Ink-blended Cardstock Birthday

Hey there, crafty friends! We are going to have some fun this week as we explore the very fun and on-trend technique known as ombré. Our talented Creative Team will be sharing some tips and tricks and gorgeous projects with you this week. First up is the lovely and talented Jean Manis who has created […]



Oceans of Fun!

Hey there, crafty peeps! It’s the last day of January and we thought we’d share something fun today to round out the month. Charmaine Ikach has created a super cute little birthday sack just right for an ocean loving kid (or a kid at heart!) Check it out…   A Note from Charmaine about her […]