Christmas in July — NOEL

Hello again, crafty friends! I hope you have been enjoying our Christmas in July projects as much as I have enjoyed sharing them with you. Today, I’ve got a cutie from designer Charmaine Ikach. It’s so sweet and easy to create, I know you’ll want to make one yourself! Check it out… Notes from Charmaine… […]



A Ton of Thanks!

Happy Friday, crafty friends! Today I have a really cute card to share with you. It comes to us from Charmaine Ikach and there is just something about it that just makes me super happy. It could be the bright colors (I love teal and orange together) or it might be that big, paper pieced […]



Hello, Crafty Friend!

Hello, crafty friends! I hope your week has gotten off to a good start. Before I introduce you to today’s beautiful card, have you checked out our Farewell Retirement Sale? These sale items are dwindling in number, so be sure to head over there when you get a chance to check things out! You’ll get […]



God Bless the USA!

Happy 4th of July, crafty friends! Today marks another Independence Day for our great nation and we will be enjoying all the fun outdoors with fireworks, BBQ, friends, and good times. To celebrate, we thought we’d share a fitting card designed by one of our terrific Creative Team members, Charmaine Ikach. Check it out… Notes […]



Must Love Dogs (and Cats!)

Good day, crafty friends! Are you a pet lover? I love animals, but I’ve got some bad allergies, so it’s always tricky for me. So the next best thing is to craft with them! I needed some inspiration so I asked designers Shelly Mercado and Charmaine Ikach to create some projects using TE’s fun Pawsitively Purrfect […]



From a Grateful Nation

Well, crafty friends, it’s finally Friday! And I know many of you are preparing for a weekend of relaxation during Memorial Day Weekend (stay safe!) with bbq’s and a nice extended weekend. It always seems like Summer is here once Memorial Day comes around, doesn’t it? Before we head out for some fun, we wanted […]



World’s Best

Hello, friends! This week is just flying by, isn’t it? With Mother’s Day in the recent past, I’ve been looking ahead and thinking about Dad’s Day. I love this holiday. I always feel like the dads in my life don’t get shown the love they deserve quite as much as they should. So I was […]



Fun with Felt Week: 3-D Felt Projects!

Happy Thursday, crafty friends! We hope you have been enjoying all the fun we’ve been having with FELT this week. Today, we are going to show off a few 3-D projects that our incredible designers whipped up. The first is a super sweet felt headband that Charmaine Ikach crafter for her super sweet daughter. Check […]



Cards for Big Guys & Little Guys Week: Happy Retirement!

TGIF, friends! We are wrapping up our week of masculine cards for little boys and big boys today with a card from Charmaine Ikach that’s just perfect for the special big guy celebrating retirement. If you missed out on any of our featured cards this week, keep reading for more! Now on to Charmaine’s card… […]



Cards for Big Guys & Little Guys Week: For the All Star

Hey there, crafty friends! We hope you are having a creative week. If you are just joining us, we’ve been showing off our masculine side with cards for big boys and little boys all week long. Today, Creative Team member Charmaine Ikach is sharing a super fun card for your favorite little football star. Simple […]