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 […]



Holiday Gift Giving Week: Cute & Colorful Tags (FREE DOWNLOAD!)

Hey there, crafty peeps! It’s Day 2 of Holiday Gift Giving Week here at Taylored Expressions, and today we’ve got a couple of adorable tags to share with you from Creative Team Members Jean Manis and Kerri Michaud! Tags are wonderful way to add a handmade element to any gift. They are quick and easy-to-make, […]



Holiday Gift Giving Week: Ho! Ho! Ho!

Happy Monday, crafty friends! Are you recovered from stuffing yourselves from Turkey Day? Yikes, they needed to wheel us away from the table! We had a lovely time celebrating with family and friends and we hope you did, too. Now that Thanksgiving is over, we are giving some serious thought to the upcoming winter holidays. […]



Coloring with Copics: Coloring on Kraft Cardstock!

Happy Wednesday, crafty friends! It’s Day 2 of our Coloring with Copics week! Today, designer Gaytari Murali introduces us to the super-easy “Coloring on Kraft Cardstock” technique with an adorable Christmas card. Check it out!   Hello and welcome! This is Gayatri with you today sharing a tutorial on Copic Coloring on kraft cardstock. I […]