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Stampin’ Up! New Weekly Deals for April 8-14

Weekly Deal April 8 2014

Here are the new Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up! for the week of April 8 – 14. If I didn’t already have them, I would grab the Punch Pack, a set of little punches that are oh so handy for various things. The one punch has a little scalloped edge circle that is great for using as the center of flowers. You could really use any of them for that or even use just the punch itself as an itty bitty flower.

Here is a card I made last year using the Itty Bitty Scallop Punch in the Punch Pack.

Itty Bitty Punch Pack Easter Cross

Be sure to check out all the Weekly Deals! If you already have the Secret Garden stamp set, now’s the time to get the coordinating Secret Garden Framelits. And of course who doesn’t want more Baker’s Twine and ribbon?

Just go to my Stampin’ Up! Online Store to shop today!

It’s April Fool’s Day….I Thought This Was an April Fool’s Joke!

Fine Print Greeting Cards Templates

Happy April Fools Day!  Happy April 1st! It wasn’t like I could think of an April Fools joke myself to put on my blog (at least not yet!), but then I saw Stampin’ Up! had the new Weekly Deals up as well as the new My Digital Studio Downloads as they do every Tuesday. There are only two new MDS downloads. When I saw the download pictured above, I thought, Stampin’ Up! came up with their own April Fools joke with this silly stamp set. But it’s real, and you obviously have to read the FINE PRINT! Click on the image above to go to the store page – and then click on the magnifying glass – and THEN click on the arrow to the side to click through each image so you can read the FINE PRINT!

Fine Print Close-up

Maybe these aren’t your type of greetings for your friends – but then again, maybe they are! The description says:

 Have fun on April Fool’s Day or any day with these quirky cards,
just don’t forget to “read the fine print” 

And here is the other CUTE My Digital Studio download for this week!

Eggstra Spectacular Stamp Brush Set

To purchase the My Digital Studio software or take the 30-day Free Trial, click HERE.

And here are the new Weekly Deals for April 1-7, 2014:

Weekly Deal April 1 2014

Sale-A-Bration ended late last night!  I hope you were able to order what you wanted to get some free products! Always sad to see Sale-A-Bration come to an end, but we always know there are good things ahead with Stampin’ Up!

Check my Stampin’ Up! Online Store for the Weekly Deals and more!

Last Day! Sale-A-Bration 2014! Get Your Free Gift with $50 Order!

Sale-A-Bration

Stampin’ Up!’s biggest promotion of the year, Sale-A-Bration, has been going on for over two months – but today is the last day, sorry to say! Today, Monday March 31, 2014 is the last day you can place an order of $50 or more (no limit) on any current Stampin’ Up! merchandise, and choose a FREE GIFT from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure! For EVERY $50 you spend!! Who doesn’t like FREE stuff??! Choose your FREE GIFT on pages 11-17 of the brochure!

Shop at my Stampin’ Up! Online Store any time today!  Just don’t wait until the last minute – unless you have to!

Sale-A-Bration Heartfelt Banner

Paper Pumpkin…A Monthly Papercrafting Kit in the Mail!

Paper Pumpkin Papercrafting Kit

Wouldn’t you like to find a package like this in your mailbox once a month?  Sign up today and get a FREE set of In Color Markers! Read all about it and sign up for a subscription HERE. You can always sign up for Paper Pumpkin but today is the last day for the free set of markers! Might as well get them, I say!! Take about half an hour a month for yourself to make a pre-planned papercrafting project (always a surprise!) that comes in the cutest box! Just the package will make you happy! (This is separate from other Stampin’ Up! ordering and Sale-A-Bration.)

Weekly Deals

Stampin Up! Weekly Deal March 25 2014

Last day for last weeks Weekly Deal!  Be sure to get that Glimmer Paper!  You’ve got to have it!

Go to my Stampin’ Up! Online Store to place your order or just contact me by phone or email.

Here are some Sale-A-Bration photos from Stampin’ Up! Leadership in case you need inspiration! Don’t miss out!

Sale-A-Bration 2014

Sale-A-Bration Twisty Treats

Sale-A-Bration Good As Gold Card Kit

Sale-A-Bration Hooray For Parties Digital Ensemble

Sale-A-Bration Hooray For Parties Digital Ensemble

Sale-A-Bration Sweet Sorbet Accessory Pack

Sale-A-Bration Petal Parade

Sale-A-Bration Petal Parade

Sale-A-Bration See Ya Later

Sale-A-Bration You're Lovely

Sale-A-Bration Banner Blast

Don’t miss out on the fun of Sale-A-Bration! Any current or Clearance products count toward your $50 merchandise, not just items in the Sale-A-Bration brochure. Go there to choose your FREE gift. Or if you would like help in choosing bundles! Just visit my Online Store!  Let me know if you have questions or problems ordering!

March and Stampin’ Up! Specials Coming To An End Quickly!!

Stampin' Up! Sale-A-Bration 2014 Promotion

Can you even believe that Sale-A-Bration, the biggest promotion of the Stampin’ Up! year, is coming to an end Monday, March 31?!  I can’t believe March is ending already, much less Sale-A-Bration! It began in January and seemed like it would go on forever!  But if you don’t get your order in by Monday, you will miss out on your free gift with a $50 purchase!  Back in the day, there were just a few free stamp sets to choose from for your free gift!  Now you have many choices for whatever suits you! You’re not restricted to the Bundles in the Sale-A-Bration Brochure; you can purchase any $50 in current Stampin’ Up! products and earn your FREE Sale-A-Bration gift!  Just ask me if you have any questions or need any help in your choices!

It’s not just about one free gift with a $50 purchase!

  • Join Stampin’ Up! by purchasing the Starter Kit for only $99 and get $150 worth of Stampin’ Up! products! Start your OWN BUSINESS with Stampin’ Up! for only $99 and see what you can do with it! I can help you!
  • Earn a FREE SALE-A-BRATION GIFT with EVERY $50 you spend!  Spend $150, get three free gifts PLUS Hostess Benefits!! That means choose an extra $25 in Stampin’ Up! products FREE!
  • Digital products to buy and free digital product gifts to use with My Digital Studio!
  • Gather some orders from your friends!  You be the Hostess! Even non-stampers can use ribbon, scissors, personalized stamps, adhesives, envelopes, gift boxes and bags and more!

Paper Pumpkin Free Markers

Paper Pumpkin will continue, but if you want to get a FREE set of In Color Stampin’ Write Markers – a $14.95 value – you NEED to sign up by Monday, March 31!

  • Go HERE and click the SUBSCRIBE button at the top of that page! Put Quantity 1 in the box.  No Promo Code required or needed. Click “Continue” at the bottom of the page. Fill in your account information on the next page!
  • Mid-April you will receive the pictured Welcome Kit in the mail with your free clear-block on which to mount these and future stamps. Everything for the project is included in the kit except adhesive.
  • Mid-May you will receive the next kit that goes out to everyone! (as long as you don’t cancel!) I can tell you that since January 2014 the kits have been getting even better!  It’s just fun to receive a gift in the mail!  This is the cutest package and something special just for you!  Get a couple month’s worth of kits and see how you like them! No obligation, you can always cancel or even just PAUSE your subscription and come back to it. You can even order extra kits in a month.  Just make any changes in your subscription before the 10th of any month to take effect that month!
  • Ask me if you have any trouble signing up or questions! You’re worth a special gift for yourself!!

TRY Paper Pumpkin Today!

Best of 25 Years Stamp Sets

Even though Stampin’ Up! released these special Best of 25 Years stamp sets to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Stampin’ Up! of past images (plus one new!) over the past year, they have still been available all this time – but now only until MONDAY, MARCH 31! Purchase six stamp sets altogether and send in your proof of purchase Collector’s Card and get a free stamp set! If not six, at least make sure you have the images you want before they are gone!

***As a special incentive to collect the Best of stamps, we’re including a collector’s card and 25-year proof of purchase sticker with every Best of set. Collect six stickers, and send it in to redeem a FREE set of your choice valued up to $14.95! Free sets must be redeemed no later than April 30, 2014.***

Whew!  Lots of information, but you just have this weekend and MONDAY, MARCH 31 to get in on these deals!  Don’t want you to miss out because you forgot or weren’t sure! Don’t wait until the last minute if you can do it sooner! Email me at Karen@KarenStamps.com if you have any questions or need any help with ordering or anything!

Have fun Sale-A-Bration shopping HERE at my Stampin’ Up! Online Store!

Stampin Up! Weekly Deal March 25 2014–Shimmer and Glimmer!

Stampin Up! Weekly Deal March 25 2014

Check out the latest Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals for this week, March 25 through March 31! If you like shimmer and glimmer, this is the week for you!  Both the Champagne Glimmer Paper and Silver Glimmer Paper are on sale! These are some of my favorite Stampin’ Up! products! The glimmer of the beautiful sparkly paper often adds so much to your project!  We have all loved it ever since Stampin’ Up! started carrying the glimmer paper!  You can even “watercolor” with reinker on the Silver Glimmer Paper to make it a different color if you like that! Be sure to stock up if you like some pizzazz to your cards and projects while you can save a little bit of money! Check out all the other offerings as well!

Remember, they all count toward Sale-A-Bration, which will be over before we know it!  Sale-A-Bration is Stampin’ Up!’s biggest promotion and ends March 31!  That is next Monday, last day! Last day to spend $50 and choose a free product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure!  Remember, your original purchase doesn’t have to come from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure.  There are suggested Bundles in there if you need suggestions to get to $50 (perhaps for a beginner) but you can purchase any current Stampin’ Up! products and then choose your FREE product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure. Who doesn’t want free stuff?

Shop at my Stampin’ Up! Online Store any time for the best in papercrafting products, take advantage of these Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals, and with a $50 purchase earn a free product during Sale-A-Bration this week!

New Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals & Sweetie Pie Stamps & MDS Downloads!

Here are the new Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up!, good today through Monday, March 17. Click the image below!

Stampin' Up! Weekly Deal Mar 11 2014

As an extra surprise, here are some new Photopolymer Stamps (clear stamps for clear blocks!) designed by a Stampin’ Up! employee! Read her story about the stamp set on the Stampin’ Up! blog at www.Stampinup.com. Click the image below to enlarge the flyer!

Sweetie Pie Photopolymer Stamp Sets

Sweetie Pie Frames Photopolymer Stamps

Sweetie Pie Photopolymer Stamps (faces)

And even some new downloads for My Digital Studio, our Stampin’ Up! digital papercrafting program. Buy or try the software for My Digital Studio and then you can always pick up new downloads you like as you go along. Click the image below

MDS Downloads Mar 11 2014

Get all of these Stampin’ Up! products and deals at my Stampin’ Up! Online Store HERE. Everything counts toward a $50 purchase which earns you a FREE product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure! Hurry! Sale-A-Bration ENDS March 31, 2014.

About the Texture Boutique Embossing Machine

Texture Boutique Embossing Machine

This handy-dandy Texture Boutique Embossing Machine has been having a few problems (in some cases), so of course Stampin’ Up! is working on solving those problems. Some people have had a problem getting a good embossed image with this machine, so Stampin’ Up! is working with the manufacturer to fix this issue. It does come with a shim, which you should be using if you do own the machine. This machine was planned to be introduced in the next new Stampin’ Up! Catalog, but since a certain number were ready early, Stampin’ Up! had an early launch after Leadership.

Stampin’ Up! will turn off the item code on March 8 so it will no longer be available to order until the new catalog is released while they work with the manufacturer on a permanent fix. If you are getting good embossing, then of course go ahead and use your machine. Or you might find that the less detailed embossing folders work just fine in your machine. I’ll keep you posted of any new developments.

Don’t forget about the Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals!  Today is the last day for this group! Just click on the picture to go to my Stampin’ Up! Online Store for more information on these deals!

Stampin' Up! Weekly Deal Feb 25 2014

These Weekly Deals and any other current Stampin’ Up! products count toward Sale-A-Bration, so be sure you order at least $50 to earn a FREE Sale-A-Bration Product!  We are already in the last month of Sale-A-Bration!  Can you believe it is March?!!

Save Money on Stampin’ Up! Products

Stampin' Up! Weekly Deal Feb 25 2014

Save a little money on some Stampin’ Up! products this week in the new Weekly Deal! Every Tuesday Stampin’ Up! has been offering several products at a discount.  This special is good until the following Monday night.  Add these items to your order and when you reach $50 you can ALSO take advantage of Stampin’ Up! Sale-A-Bration and choose a FREE product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure!

Here are some tips for these products!

  • The Backyard Basics Framelits Dies coordinate, of course, with the Backyard Basics Stamp Set, available in wood- or clear-mount. There is also a Bundle, too, if you prefer which includes the stamp set and framelits.
  • You might like to use Clear Embossing Powder with the Gold Metallic Encore Pad. You can use the ink without being embossed but if you touch the stamped image you might get a dab of ink on your finger, although the image itself doesn’t smear.
  • The Paper Doily Sizzlits Die is beautiful but a little more labor intensive, sometimes. Sometimes it depends on the amount of pressure exerted in your own Big Shot. It may help to place a piece of wax paper on the die and then the card stock which helps the pieces come out. Or just use your Paper Piercing Tool or something sharp to poke out the little pieces. But sometimes they don’t even all have to be poked out because sometimes/usually you are covering part of the doily with some other element. But it is a beautiful die and can add a lot to your project!

Also, today:  New My Digital Studio Downloads for February 25, 2014

MDS Downloads Feb 25 2014

I’m excited to see the Word Bubbles Punches and the Just Sayin’ Digital Stamp Brush Set included!  Click the link above to see all the downloads for this week.

Check out all these products and more at my Stampin’ Up! Online Store!

Stampin’ Up! Paper Pumpkin Free Markers Offer Extended!

HOT OFF THE PRESS TODAY!

Paper Pumpkin Free Markers Special Extended!

Just today Stampin’ Up! extended the special offer with Paper Pumpkin! Subscribe to Paper Pumpkin during Sale-A-Bration until March 31 and receive a free set of In Color Stampin’ Write Markers!  The markers will be sent with the subscriber’s Welcome Kit (pictured in the flyer above).  No coupon code required.

If you’re looking for a fun surprise in your mailbox every month, if you are a new crafter, if you want to make things but don’t know where to start, if you would like a special project to make with a friend or loved one (order two!), if you want to craft but don’t want to buy a lot of craft supplies, if you have every papercrafting supply under the sun but you still like to be surprised with something new to make in your mailbox — then Paper Pumpkin might be for  you!

Sign up for Paper Pumpkin today (only $19.95 a month including shipping!) and get your Welcome Kit and free markers in mid-March.  You will not be charged until the kit ships.  No obligation!  Cancel your subscription if you need to.  Better yet, just “Pause” it now and then if you must and continue on when you are ready.  The 10th of the month is the magic date to make any changes in your subscription for that month’s shipment. The kits are not always cards. They can be anything.  They are quick and easy and contain everything you need except adhesive. Stampin’ Up! has stepped up the kits recently so they are even a better value now!

Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deal February 11 2014

Stampin' Up! Weekly Deal February 11 2014

Here are the new Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up! for the week of February 11 2014. That Artisan Label Punch is a good one.  I would snatch that up. Of course ribbon and ink is always good and might as well get any Big Shot supplies while you can on discount!  Just click on the image above to go to my Online Store page. Check out the other items from Stampin’ Up! by looking at the categories in the left sidebar of the store.

Don’t forget about the ongoing Sale-A-Bration promotion going on at Stampin’ Up!  Simply purchase $50 or more in current products and choose a free product from the Stampin’ Up! Sale-A-Bration Brochure!  Who doesn’t want free stamping stuff?!

New downloads released for My Digital Studio today, also! Check these out! Click on the image below! Just image a scrapbook page with the beautiful Watercolor Wonder Designer Series Paper! And if you’re looking for St. Patrick’s Day decorations, check out the Luck O’ the Irish Ensemble!

My Digital Studio Downloads Feb 11 2014

Check out the Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deal at my Online Store! Why not get some current discounted stamping products and add them to your Sale-A-Bration order?! Just get to $50 in merchandise and earn a free product!  No limits!  Buy $100 in product, get two free Sale-A-Bration products.  Buy $150 and get three free Sale-A-Bration products PLUS $25 Hostess Dollars to choose more items!  Let me know if you have any questions!  You can put in your order online HERE yourself or I can do it for you!  I’m happy to help!

Hurry! Sign Up for Paper Pumpkin and Get a Kit in the Mail!

Stampin' Up! Paper Pumpkin Welcome Kit

Don’t get so caught up in the Winter Olympics that you forget about the special offer from Stampin’ Up!, the papercrafting kit that comes in the mail, Paper Pumpkin!! Tomorrow is the last day – Monday, February 10th – for the special offer!  Subscribe to Paper Pumpkin and get a FREE set of 2012-14 In Color Stampin’ Write Markers!

2012-14 Markers

If you like a craft project with no muss, no fuss, easy and quick to do, and a surprise in your mailbox about mid-month, Paper Pumpkin is for you! When you first sign up, you receive the Welcome Kit pictured at the top of this page. This kit makes four cards and comes with stamps, ink, the materials you need plus a free Clear Block to mount your stamps and to use in subsequent kits. All you need to provide is adhesive. Use the ones you have already at home or I can suggest some quality ones from Stampin’ Up!  After the Welcome Kit you will begin receiving the same kit all the subscribers receive.

No risk, no obligation!  Sign up and cancel your subscription in a few months if you need to. Better to just “pause” your subscription (yes, you can do that!) so that you can continue on when you are ready.

The cost for Paper Pumpkin is only $19.95 per month, which includes shipping! Stampin’ Up! has even IMPROVED the kits since January! In fact, our January kit even came with an extra surprise in it! If you like to get mail like I do and if you like a surprise just for you, you’ll like Paper Pumpkin.  You can even order more than one kit if you have a friend, daughter, mother, niece, son, someone special you would like to craft with or treat.  Change quantities every month! Or better yet, have your friend sign up for her own subscription by tomorrow and you each get the free markers! The magic date to make ANY changes in your subscription is always the 10th of the month!

Here are photos of a couple of the projects I have received in my kits. You can follow the supplied instructions exactly or break out on your own and do your own thing!  Whatever you want!  It’s YOUR kit!

Paper Pumpkin Kit Jan 2014

August Paper Pumpkin Kit Extra Cards

Paper Pumpkin Leadership Incentive

You won’t find Paper Pumpkin in the Online Store.  You must go to this Paper Pumpkin Link to sign up! Once to get to that page, click on the “JOIN” button in the upper-right corner.  Let me know if you have any questions or need any help signing up!  Just email me at Karen@KarenStamps.com.

Sale-A-Bration Free Stamp Set and Free Paper

Sweet Sorbet Sale-A-Bration Teabag Holder Inside

Sale-A-Bration has started at Stampin’ Up! and you can earn this Sweet Sorbet Designer Series Paper for free plus the Petal Parade Stamp Set I used. Spend $50 on any current Stampin’ Up! product and choose one free product from the special Sale-A-Bration Brochure! No limits!

Sweet Sorbet Sale-A-Bration Tea bag Holder

I’ve made many tea bag holders similar to this one over the years and I always think they are the cutest things! It’s such an extra special way to send a greeting to someone with a card, write a little personal note inside and give them one of your favorite teas!

Here are the basic measurements and then you can layer it up, decorate it, embellish however you like!

  • Cut a piece of card stock 3 1/2″ x 11″
  • Score at 3 1/2″, 7″, and 7 1/2″.
  • Fold on score lines.
  • On the third section on the right, cut on a diagonal to form the triangle to hold the tea bag. Adhere to bottom with Sticky Strip.
  • Cut ribbon about 24″ long to wrap around tea bag holder.  Adhere in a few spots.
  • Decorate the tea bag holder your way!

If you have a favorite tea, leave a comment below.

Shop Stampin’ Up! and then choose your free Sale-A-Bration products!

Stampin’ Up! Sale-A-Bration 2014 Begins Today

Stampin' Up! Sale-A-Bration 2014 Promotion

The snow and ice predicted for Houston today seems to be petering out, BUT there’s nothing delaying Stampin’ Up! Sale-A-Bration!! The biggest promotion of the year from Stampin’ Up! begins today! With any $50 purchase of ANY Stampin’ Up! current products (not just the bundles in the SAB brochure), you get to choose one FREE product in the Sale-A-Bration Brochure. Spend $100, get two free products.  Spend $150, get three free products PLUS $25 in Hostess Dollars!

Gather together some orders from friends and get the Hostess Rewards. With a $300 or more order or party, the hostess receives an EXTRA $30 in Hostess Dollars.

Join Stampin’ Up! and become a Demonstrator and start your own stamping business! New recruits get $150 worth of products in their Starter Kit for just $99. And a bonus – new recruits can go to the Stampin’ Up! Convention in July in Salt Lake City without paying the registration fee!

Click HERE to see the new Stampin’ Up! Sale-A-Bration Brochure and start planning your order! And click the image above for more information!

More excitement!

Texture Boutique Embossing Machine

 

If you are interested in a machine that JUST embosses, this is it! The Texture Boutique Embossing Machine will be in the next new Annual Stampin’ Up! Catalog but they received some early and this can be yours if you hurry. I personally recommend the Big Shot because it will also die-cut, but if you are looking for something smaller and less expensive (but does less) this might be the answer. Click the link above to go to the product page.

And New Weekly Deals!

You can view the new Weekly Deals at Stampin’ Up! but they are not updated yet in my Online Store.

Whew!  What a list!  Again, the online Sale-A-Bration Brochure is up.  Just click the link.  If you want your own hard copy, please email me if you do not have your own demonstrator. I’d be happy to mail you one!

Ready to order?  Just go to my Online Store or contact me with your order at Karen@KarenStamps.com.

New Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deal and MDS Downloads

Stampin' Up! Weekly Deal Jan 14 2014

Click Image Above

Here are the new Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up!  These are great specials you might want to take advantage of!  Be sure to include them in your order with other current merchandise!

And here are the new digital downloads for My Digital Studio!

MDS Downloads Jan 14 2014

Click Image Above

The Mailbox Love Notes is a Digital Class that includes a video tutorial showcasing two digital projects and beginner MDS techniques.  Does anyone remember the tin mailboxes carried at Target years ago in the dollar bin? Oh my gosh, we demos went CRAZY for those! I remember driving to a couple of store locations in order to find a quantity of those mailboxes!  We covered them with Designer Paper and decorated them and made cards to go inside!  They were so cute! Now you can print out a mailbox pattern and make a paper one with this digital class!

Just go to my Stampin’ Up! Online Store to purchase any of these products or more! Don’t forget the special Valentine products available only until January 27, 2014. Be sure to notice there is also a second page! Go visit my Online Store now!

 

 

 

Stampin’ Up! Paper Pumpkin Just Gets Better!

Stampin' Up! My Paper PumpkinOne of the many fun things at Stampin’ Up! Leadership 2014 was visiting the Paper Pumpkin booth. Paper Pumpkin is the monthly subscription program from Stampin’ Up! Sign up and every month (unless you “pause” or cancel) you will receive the cutest red box with a papercrafting project inside. And it’s not always a card either! Everything you need except adhesive will be included. The idea is for you to take thirty minutes or less to sit down and enjoy an easy to make craft project! And who shouldn’t take at least that long to do something good for themselves!

In the booth they had samples posted of the past Paper Pumpkin kits and facts and information about the subscription program. But the best part of the booth was the Sneak Peek!  Literally, we could go “behind the curtain” and check out the upcoming Paper Pumpkin Kits!  Let’s just say you probably want to get your name on that subscription list! The first kit a new subscriber will receive is the Welcome Kit that comes with a clear block you will need for your stamps in the following kits! After that you will receive the same kits as everyone else.

Paper Pumpkin Leadership Incentive

AND – the best part for YOU is that if you subscribe to Paper Pumpkin by February 10, you will get a Free set of 2012-14 In Color Markers. You can see them HERE. Do it right away so you won’t forget! If you need help, please let me know.

You are not charged for Paper Pumpkin until it ships.  Once it ships, you get a cute little email saying it is on it’s way! See the Welcome Kit HERE.

Click on this link to sign up:   Paper Pumpkin

Everyone who signs up with me as their Demonstrator gets a special Paper Pumpkin thank you card from me! Do it now!  It will be your fun treat every month!

The other fun thing about the Paper Pumpkin booth was the Craft War!  We could use any of the stamps from the past Paper Pumpkin kits plus new paper and accessories from the Occasions Catalog to make a card for a contest!  They chose 20 winners.  Here is my card!

Paper Pumpkin Craft Wars Card

I wasn’t one of the 20 winners!  (Obviously my card came in 21st probably! ) No, I’m sure with all the talent at the Leadership Conference there were better cards created than mine! I hope they will publish all the cards at some point so I can see what everyone made.  It was so fun!

If you were a previous subscriber and want to sign up again, you will need a new email to set up a new account in order to get the markers.  It is for completely new subscribers only. However, you will receive the Welcome Kit again as well. If you have subscribed before and use the same email, you will receive the new kits, but no markers.  Questions?

Go ahead, take the plunge.  Sign up for Paper Pumpkin right now!  You deserve it! (And you get FREE markers!  Who wouldn’t want FREE Stampin’ Up! Markers?!)

 

 

New Items on the Stampin’ Up! Clearance Rack Today

Clearance Rack Blitz2

Stampin’ Up! added new items to the Clearance Rack today!  Remember, they are only available while supplies last!  For easiest viewing, click the “Show:  All” button to see everything without having to go to the next page. And remember, if it looks like you have reached the last page but you know you haven’t, click the arrow to the side. Some people today were having difficulties seeing the new items and had to switch to a different browser or device. So if you feel like you aren’t seeing anything new, try another browser. There are a lot of things so it is hard to remember what you’ve seen before and what you haven’t!

Have fun shopping! Bargains are great!  Shop HERE at my Stampin’ Up! Online Store!

New Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up! And My Digital Studio Downloads Too!

It’s Tuesday, even if it is Christmas Eve, and here are the new Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up!

Stampin' Up! Weekly Deal Dec 24 2013

And here are the new My Digital Studio Downloads for December 24!  If you don’t have My Digital Studio, you might want to try it out for the New Year!

MDS Downloads Dec 24 2013

Click Image above for PDF of downloads

You can purchase any of these downloads and more in my Stampin’ Up! Online Store!

Have a very merry Christmas Eve!  Hope Santa will be good to you!

Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals December 17

Stampin' Up! Weekly Deal December 17 

Stampin' Up! Weekly Deal Dec 2

It’s Tuesday, December 17 and here are the current Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up! Lots of fun things this week!  Who can’t use some large gift boxes around the house that you can decorate (or not) for any occasion? The Build A  Banner Kits have been really popular -get the Refill Kit plus the Christmas Banner Accessory Kit, plus you can certainly make your own designs! Use them for birthday parties or showers or holidays. The bows, the ribbon and the album you can use any time. Or use the album for the holidays and get the Season of Style Journaling Tags to help you with your pages –  or use some for cards!

Have fun shopping! Just go to my Stampin’ Up! Online Store to order. Be sure to check out the Clearance Rack for bargains, the new Valentine products (get a head start), and everything under “New Arrivals“.

Stampin’ Up! Clearance Rack Blitz December 10th!

Clearance Rack Blitz

Get ready for the Stampin’ Up! Clearance Rack Blitz on Tuesday, Dec. 10th. I don’t have any information yet but all you need to do is check at my Stampin’ Up! Online Store “probably” after midnight Stampin’ Up! time (Mountain Time Zone) and see if they have added new items.  Clearance Rack items should be UP TO 80% off, only available while supplies last!  Don’t dilly dally! Check and see what goodies they put up! 

Also, check out the new Weekly Deals that come out on Tuesdays!  These deals run through next Monday night.

You might consider these current products as well, if you want to add to your order:

Valentine Products

Festive Flurry Ornament Kit

Best of 25 Years Stamp Sets

Everyday Occasions Cardmaking Kit

Holiday Kits

Anything from the Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog or Holiday Catalog!

Have fun shopping and let me know if you have any questions!

 

New Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals for December 3

Stampin' Up! Weekly Deal Dec 3

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It’s Tuesday so it’s a new Weekly Deal from Stampin’ Up! What jumps out at me?  The Hearts Collection Framelits Dies!!  We may be totally focused on Christmas right now, but you know Valentine’s Day will be “up next” after New Years. Go ahead and get some Hearts Framelits now on sale so you’ll be ready to cut those Valentines in February!

Of course don’t miss ANY punch and Scallop Circle Punches are always fun! And how many Fun Flowers have we made out of paper and fabric? The Fun Flowers Bigz L Die is great to have. Make some beautiful fabric flower pins and sell them! Merry Minis Punch Pack – I certainly love the little star! And the little ornament shape and tree are perfect for your cards right now! The Paper Doily Sizzlits Die is gorgeous to make although it takes a little patience sometimes to perhaps poke out the little pieces! But sometimes you cover part of it with another layer and don’t need to punch out all the pieces! It’s beautiful to have in your collection. Wisteria Wonder Chevron Ribbon - kind of like punches, you might as well have it! The Chevron ribbon in the different colors is beautiful and great to use. And for you My Digital Studio fans, another download, especially on sale, is always welcome – Think Back Photobook TemplatesThis download has questions to ask parents, grandparents, anyone, to find out about their life and get the memories flowing so that they can be recorded for your family history. I can’t tell you how valuable and treasured this information will be to you when your loved ones are no longer with you.

If you don’t have My Digital Studio, you can do a 30-Day Free Trial OR you can go ahead and purchase the My Digital Studio Software because it is only $19.95. It really is quite a deal.  You get the software plus a TON of content to use in your projects.  And it’s not just about digital scrapbooking AT ALL! Make cards, invitations, home decor, photobooks, framed art and more!

Check out the new My Digital Studio Downloads for this week HERE.