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Data Protection

Given changes in European data protection laws, by entering our challenges on or after May 25, 2018, you’ll be agreeing to the following revisions.


By entering our challenges, you are giving your consent for your blog links to be visible along with your name in the entries.


By commenting on the entries, you are also giving your consent that your name and blog link will be visible.


If you are a winner or top three, a copy of your entry will be published on the weekly winner’s announcement page along with your name and link as it is entered the challenge.


A copy of your entry will also be published in an issue of Through the Craft Room Door along with your name as entered into the challenge as well as your blog address.


If you are a drawing winner from the magazine or special challenge, a copy of your entry will be published on the winner’s announcement blog page released every two months along with your name  and blog address.

We do not provide personal information to 3rd parties.

TTCRD Team Members

Owner / Editor

Cara Malmrose


Administrator / DT Coordinator

Sandra Van Blaricum


Sponsor Coordinator / Assistant Administrator

Angela Bonanno


Team Leads

Cecilia Gunnarsson

Therese Pace




Jeanie Ellis


Claudia Martins

Helen Nile

Judy Markowitz



Places to Shop

Decosse's Dynamite Doodles for digital papers and elements!


Banner & Magazine Video


 Our logo, Ning site and banner were designed by Veronica McCollum of VK Design Co. If  you are interested in having her design anything web related, you can visit her site here.

 Magazine Videos are produced by Robin van Blaricum.


Site Information

Membership to Through the Craft Room Door is free but only those with a paid subscription to the magazine can access the "Subscribers Only Area".


Through the Craft Room Door is a bi-monthly publication dedicated to bringing you exciting projects to inspire your card making and scrap book endeavors! In addition to articles, product reviews and kid friendly crafts, each issue introduces new or well known digi artists and their works.

To subscribe to the magazine, please make sure you join this site FIRST!  Then subscribe. You will be able to enter the Subscriber Only Group after you receive and accept your invite via email to access all subscriber features and magazine issue links!

Magazines are released Bi-Monthly on the first Monday of the Month

January - February (Jan 7)

March - April (Mar 4)

THEMES: Moms, Sweet treats, Unicorns and of course

Christmas is always welcome

May - June (May 6)

July - August (July 1)

September - October (Sept 2)

November - December (Nov 4)

Please direct all questions rregarding the magazine and this site to:

 Cara Malmrose

For DT/Guest DT information please contact:

Sand van Blaricum

For sponsor/sponsorship information please contact:

Angela Bonnano

January-February 2019 Magazine Preview

If you are not a current subscriber and interested in subscribing, fees for 6 bi-monthly issues is $18.00 for first time subscribers. This gives you access to current and 24 months of back issues. Renewing fee after the first year is $12.00 with discount refunded once payment is confirmed. To sign up, just click on the Magazine Subscription tab up above or if you have questions, please contact Cara at

Through the Craft Room Door is a bi-monthly publication dedicated to bringing you exciting projects to inspire your card making and scrap book endeavors! In addition to articles, product reviews and kid friendly crafts, each issue introduces new or well-known digi artists and their works. This issue contains over a dozen tutorials craft related articles as well as dozens of inspiration cards/projects from our Designers and Guests. Our Featured Digi Artist is Annabel Haines of Knitty Kitty Designs! We have some lovely inspiration cards from both her DT and several DT from TTCRD! I love her images! They are so cute and sure to bring a smile We have special inspiration cards & projects based on our themes this issue of Love, Easter, Spring, Fairies and as always, Christmas. The current bi-annual web challenge is gift bags & boxes.

January-February '19 Challenge: Gift Bags & Boxes

Our current challenge is Gift Bags and Boxes

You must upload your card/project to the appropriate file found in the new group "Special Challenges" found HERE

The Web Challenges are open to all members of Through the Craft Room Door. You do not have to subscribe to the magazine, but you must be a member of the website and the Special Challenges group to play along.

Entries must be posted by February 20, 2018


$5.00 gift card for non subscriber

$10.00 gift card for subscriber

Winner will be selected via Random draw for a gift card to


It is the Winners responsibilty to contact me to receive their prize.

Winners are selected via Random Draw and have until February 28, 2019 to claim their prize by contacting Cara at TTCRDmag1@

 Please put "Magazine winner" in the subject line and provide the email address that I can have the cards sent to.


Submission Winners for cards/scrap pages

$5.00 Amazon Gift Cards

Gift Card #1: Sparkling Pink

Gift Card #2: Mia (Claimed)

Submission Winners for Tutorials/Craft related articles

$10.00 Amazon Gift card

Gift Card #1: No Submissons

Gift Card #2:  Judy Markowitz (Claimed)

Special Challenge Winner: Marsha Drain (Claimed)

$5.00 Amazon gift card


Anyone is welcome to help make and send in cards – from a young child who loves to doodle to an experienced, acclaimed card maker. For self-help information, please do check the FAQ page on her website or you may contact Christina using the contact form on the site.

General Cards

Most needed.  Your everyday “Hello” & “Thinking of You” type cards that can be distribute out all year round. 

January - November (CLOSED DECEMBER)

Heart-themed Cards

Heart designs cards with general sentiments (Non-Valentine’s Day).  Cards get distribute during Heart Month in February.

January 2 - January 31

Winter & Holiday theme Cards

Winter themed or holiday wishes cards.  Cards get distribute late November through end of December.

October 1 - November 1

Thank you for your consideration in making a gift donation of handmade cards!


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