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Let it snow! A kid-friendly DIY winter craft

One delightful thing about snowflakes is that, by their very nature, no two ever look alike. To me, that uniqueness and variation makes this the perfect kid-friendly winter craft! What you’ll need: Popsicle sticks (You can find them sold as “craft sticks” at your local craft store.) Paint (It helps […] Read More »

8 simple random acts of kindness you can do for the holidays

Egads! Hard to believe the holiday season is already upon us (and even harder to believe I just used the term “egads”). Anyway, the holidays tend to be a time for planning and shopping and cooking and shopping and cleaning and shopping … in no particular order. The next thing you know, you’re tired, stressed […] Read More »

Desktop Beautification Project – November 2015

Download your free November 2015 wallpaper, and stop back on the first of every month to get your new, free background and iPhone wallpaper.

Hi! I’m Shauna Lynn and I’m a hand-lettering artist and illustrator in Orlando, Florida. I’m very excited to be contributing to the Cardstore Blog right now, especially since autumn begins my favorite time of the year! Here in Florida, we don’t get the lovely changing of the seasons I grew […] Read More »

Introducing our 2015 holiday design collections!

Meet our 2015 holiday design collections — whatever "holiday joy" looks like to you, we hope you'll find just the right card to help you spread some this year!

For the past few months, we’ve been hard at work on this year’s collection of holiday cards, and we’re finally finished! In addition to all the other great new holiday cards you’ll find on Cardstore this year, we’re especially proud to introduce our 2015 holiday design collections. Each one highlights […] Read More »

Painted pumpkin place cards for your Halloween dinner party!

I love setting a pretty table for holidays – it acts as a large-scale decoration and you have endless options for how to arrange it. When I was a child, my sisters and I loved to make little place cards (mostly so we could strategically seat ourselves next to the […] Read More »

Desktop Beautification Project – October 2015

Download your free October 2015 wallpaper, and stop back on the first of every month to get your new, free background and iPhone wallpaper.

Hey there! I’m Chelsea Bianchini and this is my first time being featured on the Cardstore Blog. I am honored to share with you my fun, inspiring background for my favorite month – October! As the Fall weather approaches, I feel less guilty about staying in and dreaming up new […] Read More »

Score! 8 game-ready football party ideas

It’s that time of year. The air has begun to chill, the crock pot is out, and fantasy rosters have been crafted. It’s football season and in honor of this holy American pastime, I’ve collected several ideas for those Sunday afternoon watch parties or rowdy parking lot tailgates.         […] Read More »

Easy pumpkin vases for fall! DIY pumpkin decorating

Get ready for fall with a super cute pumpkin vase - a fun and easy, kid-friendly pumpkin decorating project!

With fall coming on strong (at least in my mind – it’s still topping 100 degrees here in Phoenix), the itch to do some fall crafts is definitely getting to me. But I’ve learned that if I’m doing a craft, my little girls are desperate to be involved too. These […] Read More »

Desktop beautification project – September 2015 {a free desktop wallpaper}

Download your free September 2015 wallpaper, and stop back on the first of every month to get your new, free background and iPhone wallpaper.

Hi all, Lisa Rae here! I’m so thrilled to be sharing my little slice of gold with you in this desktop-wallpaper! These past few months, I’ve been in love with desert sunsets and golden summer days—and that inspired me to create this background. (Watercolor, sunsets, and gold everything?! Yes, please!) I […] Read More »

Good Friends & Great Adventure – a free printable friendship quote

Keep those summer vibes alive with this free printable wall-art friendship quote!

Recently, I’ve been sorting through memories and keepsakes (and so much rogue sand) from this summer’s ventures and getaways. As much as it pains me to say, summer is coming to a close, so I thought today would be a great day to share a simple memento to help keep those summer […] Read More »