Cards for Big Guys & Little Guys Week: The Tie Guy

It’s mid-week, friends, which means you just might know someone who could use a boost to get over Hump Day! This week, we’ve been featuring cards for big boys and little boys and, today, we’re paying homage to the big ones (thought they might be little at heart!) Designer Shelly Mercado has created a masculine […]

What Feeds Mom’s Soul?

TGIF, crafty friends! Will you be getting crafty this weekend? If you are looking for a creative project, how about creating something for a mom in your life for Mother’s Day? To get you started, we’re sharing a project from Shelly Mercado that is simple and sweet, and just the thing for a mom who […]

Thanks…Times Two!

Hey there, friends! Today we are featuring one of our very favorite types of cards to create — the ‘thank you’ card. These are great cards to have around and really wonderful to send out, well, just because. Whether it’s a loved one or the postal worker who delivers your mail, a teacher or a […]

Rise & Shine!

Happy Hump Day, crafty peeps! Today’s card might be more appropriate for a Monday, but if you are like us here at TE, we all love our shut eye and wish we could have more no matter what day of the week it is! Shelly Mercado shares a card that will give you a giggle […]


It’s been a crazy week, crafty friends! This week, we released a ton of new, fun products, including stamps, dies, and tools and we’re busy packing up orders and shipping out goodness! (To check out all the new products, visit the TE Store HERE.) So, we thought it would be nice to step into the […]

O Happy Day!

Hey there, crafty friends! Are the winter blues getting you a bit down? Well, we’ve got just the remedy with a cheerful, easy-to-make clean and simple card from designer Shelly Mercado. Check it out…   A Note from Shelly about her card… The Oh Happy Day Stamp & Die Combo is one of my go […]

Baby Time!

Happy Wednesday to you! We’ve had a lot of baby news from friends and from within the TE family, so we were so delighted when we saw Shelly Mercado’s adorable baby card! We can’t wait to share it with you, and we’re pretty sure you’ll want to re-create this cutie to keep on hand for […]

Well, HELLO there!

Hello there, friends! We hope your February is off to a wonderful start. Are you thinking about getting crafty this weekend? To inspire you, we’re sharing a lovely set of cards from Creative Team member Shelly Mercado. Easy and fun to make, you won’t want to miss this project!   A Note from Shelly on […]

Love Week: My Heart is Preserved For YOU

Happy day to you, crafty friends! With Valentine’s Day almost upon us, we thought we’d get you in the mood to create a little love by celebrating creatively with Love Week this week on the TE Blog! To kick us off, Creative Team member Shelly Mercado is sharing an absolutely darling card she created with […]

Yellow Brings the Sunshine!

Happy Friday, crafty friends! We hope you are excited for the first full weekend of the year. Will you be in your craft space stamping? Die-cutting? Either way, we’ve got some sunshine to send to you today with two fun-loving, yellow-themed cards from Shelly Mercado. Check them out…   A Note from Shelly about her get […]