Staff Selections Day 2: Thanks for Coming!

Happy Wednesday! If you joined me yesterday, you know that all this week I’m sharing inspiration for our very own Shipping Manager, Meredith, who needs ideas for her triplets’ 8th birthday party. Today, I’ve got projects from Jean Manis and Keia Shipp-Smith with party fun that will give Meredith jumping off points using two dies […]



Love Treats & Love Geeks: Sweet Experiment!

Happy Tuesday, crafty friends! This week, it’s all about love treats and love geeks and today’s project combines the two perfectly! I love Valentine’s Day, not just because I get to make and send out a ton of cards, but also because it involves a lot of giving of sweet treats. (And I love getting […]



Kids at Heart Week: Tween & Teen V-Day Fun!

TGIF, crafty friends! All this week, I’ve been sharing projects that are just perfect for kiddos, including our super fun Kid Kits that we debuted yesterday! Today, as we head into the weekend, I’m sharing some cards that would be great for tweens and teenagers. They are still cute, but not too cute, because teens might […]



Kids at Heart Week: Roly Poly Valentines

Happy Tuesday, crafty friends! In just a few short weeks, Valentine’s Day will be upon us and it still is one of the very best holidays for which to send cards. So I’ll be featuring some fabulous love day inspiration from our equally fabulous Creative Team to help get you into the hugs & kisses […]



Top 10 Faves Week: Jean’s and Melody’s Picks

Happy day after Christmas, crafty friends! I hope you all had a lovely holiday filled with good cheer, friends, and family. This week, as we near the end of 2017, I thought I’d share some of our favorite projects from over the past year. It’s been such an amazing year of creativity! I asked a […]



His & Hers: On the High Seas

Happy Wednesday, crafty friends! As promised, I’m taking you sailing today with designer Jean Manis. Jean is showing us how to create His and Hers cards using the same products and I can’t wait to show you how she created these darling cards. Jean used our On the Water – Sailboat die to make these […]



Make It Friday: What is a Mandala?

Happy Friday, crafty friends! Yesterday, we debuted several products featuring a very on-trend design: the mandala. These pleasing designs can be found in many places, on everything from art to architecture, clothing, and yes, stamping and die-cutting! But did you know that the mandala’s design and origin date back thousands of years? In simple terms, […]



Make this Project: Ring It In!

Hello, friends! Are you enjoying some real Fall weather yet? There is a definite chill in the air, so I’m ready to head into the coziness of my craft space and get to creating. Now that we are heading into the holiday season, I realized that we are so close to the end of 2017! […]



Happy Mail Week: Merry Mail, Take 2!

Happy Friday! It’s been such a fun week of sharing that I’m almost sorry the week is over. I hope you’ve enjoyed checking out all the terrific ideas on how to decorate and embellish your often neglected envelopes! I’ve got one more project to share with you, this one again from the ever-delightful Jean Manis. […]



Happy Mail Week: Make This Project!

Hello, crafty friends! If you’ve been following along with me this week, you know that I am falling in love with all things envelopes! I’m pretty sure that envelope stamping is going to be my new favorite crafty hobby because I’ve been so inspired by all the cute and fun projects from our wonderful Creative […]