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… […]



Christmas in July — How do you spell S-N-O-W?

Hello, crafty friends! It’s mid-week and I’m still in the mood for Christmas in July! This week I’m sharing some terrific projects from our talented design team, and today I’ve got a ‘cool’ one from Shannon White. Check it out… Notes from Shannon… WhooHoo! Christmas in July! Yay! Well, it’s definitely one way to keep […]



Christmas In July — Ready, Set, Snow!

Happy Tuesday, crafty peeps! Right about now, during this time of year, I find myself pining for Christmas. So I thought it would be fun to share some super fun Christmas and Winter projects from our awesome design team to help get me through. Today, I’ve got a darling card from Shelly Mercado to share […]



Peace. Joy. Love.

Happiest of Wednesdays to you, crafty friends! We hope you are staying warm and cozy. It is going to be a cold, cold winter (it isn’t already for you) … even our friends and family out in sunny California are feeling the chill! As we head into Christmas, we are thinking about all the things we […]



Come On In!

Hello there, crafty friends! We hope your week has gotten off to a good start now that Monday is out of the way! Today we’ve got a delightful project to share with you from Creative Team member Shelly Mercado. Her card shows off what can be done with some of our Build a Scene Patterned […]



Watercolor Christmas

Happy Friday, crafty friends! Are you glad the weekend is here? Have you finished all your shopping? Things are really gearing up for the holidays around here and it is getting really festive around town! Today we have a pair of wonderful cards to share with you today from Gayatri Murali. She has watercolored up […]



Poinsettias: Two Ways!

Happy Hump Day, crafty peeps! Christmas is on its way (yay!) and we are ratcheting up the creativity around here to bring you some holiday happiness. Today, we are sharing two lovely projects starring that prettiest of holiday season blooms, Poinsettias! Our Creative Team alumni, Joan Ervin and Kendra Wietstock created these very different cards […]



Holiday Gift Giving Week: Big Things Come in Small Packages

Happy, happy Friday, crafty friends! Today we are ‘wrapping up’ our Holiday Gift Giving Week and we hope you have been feeling inspired to make your presents extra special with some handmade touches! Designer Kim Singdahlsen has created a darling little gift card tin using our small hinged tin, Little Bits dies, and our Small […]



Holiday Gift Giving Week: Gift Card Holder Tag!

Happy first day of December! We hope you have been enjoying our Gift Giving Week and all the wonderful projects created by our Creative Team. We are so excited for the holidays and we hope you are feeling creative because we have something absolutely gorgeous to share with you. Jen Shults has put together a […]



Holiday Gift Giving Week: Santa & His Little Helper

Happy, happy, Wednesday, crafty friends! We are halfway through our week of gift giving ideas to help you make your holiday packages pretty! Today we have got two darling projects from Creative Team members, Charmaine Ikach and Jean Manis. Today, they are both showing what you can do with a little outside-the-box thinking to get […]