Thursday, April 16, 2015

Butterfly Thinlits!!!

Hi Stampers,

This Friday - April 17th - Stampin' Up! is expecting the new shipment of the Butterfly know the ones we have all been waiting for, and to celebrate - there is a little special!....

1 - 15% off the Butterflies Thinlits Dies (#137360)
    - USA Price $21.20

2 - Buy any of the Butterflies Thinlits Bundles - already @ 15% Off
#139322 - wood bundle
#139323 - Clear Bundle
#138865 - Photopolymer Bundle

and choose one of three FREE Sale-a-Bration Items (while supplies last)
#138633 - Best Year Ever Designer Series Paper
#138634 - Best Year Ever Accessory Pack
#138635 - Irresistibly Yours Specialty Designer Series Paper

Order early to get your first choice of Sale-a-Bration items. Click the shop button on the left sidebar to go directly to my online store.

This is Stampin' Up!'s way of saying thank you for being patient through a difficult situation. 

Thanks for stopping by!

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

News and Updates

Hi Friends,

Weekly Deals
Please look to the top of the left side bar for the current deals.

Here is the most current back order status.

This report is current as of Tuesday, April
Currently, the following items are on BACKORDER;  backordered items will be available on or before the date indicated. 
April 16
108641: Wild Wasabi 8-1/2" x 11" Cardstock
105222: Elegant Eggplant Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
121043: Sahara Sand 8-1/2" x 11" Cardstock
131158: Crushed Curry Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
131187: Neutrals Collection 12" x 12" Cardstock
131189: Subtles Collection 12" x 12" Cardstock
131193: Subtles Collection 8-1/2" x 11" Cardstock
131199: Crushed Curry 8-1/2" x 11" Cardstock
April 17
131294: Pistachio Pudding 8-1/2" x 11" Cardstock
April 20
120970: Rich Razzleberry Stampin' Write Marker
133773: Sponge Daubers
135297: Variety Pack 6" x 8" Project Life Photo Pocket Pages
April 21
120801: Big Shot Die Large Storage Insert
105220: Sahara Sand Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
April 28
131159: Smoky Slate Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
131160: Pear Pizzazz Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
131163: Baked Brown Sugar Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
131164: Coastal Cabana Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
131165: Crisp Cantaloupe Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
131167: Strawberry Slush Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
131170: Subtles Collection Classic Stampin' Ink Refills
131174: Baked Brown Sugar Classic Stampin' Pad
131175: Coastal Cabana Classic Stampin' Pad
131181: Soft Sky Classic Stampin' Pad
May 15
129406: Bitty Butterfly Punch
May 16
133722: Adhesive Transfer Sheets
Date to be Determined
103033: Night of Navy Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
129977: Gift Bow Bigz L Die
131182: Brights Collection Classic Stampin' Pads
131185: Subtles Collection Classic Stampin' Pads
131186: Brights Collection 12" x 12" Cardstock
131190: Brights Collection 8-1/2" x 11" Cardstock
131195: 2013-2015 In Color Collection 12" x 12" Cardstock
131197: Bermuda Bay 8-1/2" x 11" Cardstock
131200: 2013-2015 In Color Collection 8-1/2" x 11" Cardstock
131296: Baked Brown Sugar 8-1/2" x 11" Cardstock
136660: 2013-2015 In Color Cut & Ready Card Bases
Currently, the following items are NOT ORDERABLE:
137360: Butterflies Thinlits Dies (currently due in warehouse April 15; learn more below)
139322: Butterfly Bundle (Wood)
139323: Butterfly Bundle (Clear)
138865: Butterfly Bundle (Photopolymer)
137363: Hello You Thinlits Dies
139324: Crazy about You Bundle (Wood)
139325: Crazy about You Bundle (Clear)
138873: Crazy about You Bundle (Photopolymer)
137898: Calypso Coral Pompom Trim
129381: Ovals Collection Framelits
127526: Elegant Butterfly Punch
126189: Paper-Piercing Tool
120279: Clear-Block Storage Caddy
137909: Artisan Embellishment Kit
119859: Extra-Large Oval Punch
127811: 1-1/4" Scallop Circle Punch
130148: Grid Paper
137951: So You Project Kit
Currently, the following items have LOW INVENTORY and will move to the "Not Orderable" list (above) once our current inventory is depleted:
122332: Crumb Cake 1/2" Seam Binding Ribbon
120907: Decorative Label Punch
119854: 1-3/4" Scallop Circle Punch


We have received notice from our supplier that the container with the Butterflies Thinlits Dies was finally unloaded from the ship; however, there is a shortage of trucks, which has delayed the container being picked up. We have secured a truck to pick up the container, and, as of now, it is scheduled to be delivered to Stampin' Up! on Friday. We will post an update as soon as they are available.
Thank you for your patience and flexibility as we continue to await their arrival!

Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, April 5, 2015



  • Get FREE shipping on any orders placed April 6-April 10, no minimum purchase required (excludes expedited orders).
  • All order types qualify (customer, demonstrator, workshop, online)
  • Orders placed for Hawaii and Alaska will receive free 2nd Day Air shipping.
  • Paper Pumpkin past kits and kit refills are eligible for free shipping if purchased online. Paper Pumpkin subscriptions are not eligible for free shipping.

Friday, April 3, 2015

Exciting Events You Won't Want to Miss

Hi Stampers,

Here are the events I have planned for you this month. If reading this post via email, you may need to go to the actual blog post to see the pictures. Just click the title above to go directly there.

Saturday, April 11th

You're invited to have some fun with me! Come play Bingo....Stampin' Style!!!

We'll play 6 or more games of bingo with great prizes
to be won from the current catalogs!

Bring a friend along and have an enjoyable afternoon!!

PLUS.... you'll make 3 projects..... so you're already winners!!!

Saturday, April 11th
Cost: $25.00
Space is limited - register on line at

11:00-2:00 Friday, April 17th - Deadline to register is FRIDAY, APRIL 10th

Who doesn't need more birthday cards? How would you like to make them quick AND super cute? How would you like to use new product in other ways than what it was intended? Then this is your class. We will be transforming the Project Life kits into cards.

What: 8 cards - all different
Plus more samples on display to take pics of to make at home.

You will go home with LOADS of product to make plenty more on your own time.
Remaining product you will go home with:
Everyday Adventure PL Card Collection,
Everyday Adventure PL Accessory Pack,
white ¹/⁴" cotton ribbon

Cost: $36
Deadline to register is FRIDAY, APRIL 10th to allow time for delivery of product.

KIT TO GO OPTION: $42 includes postage. Kits will be mailed by April 19th.

Supply List: paper trimmer, black Momento ink pad

Stamp sets: If you have these, please bring - Remembering Your Birthday,
Age Awareness. I have one of each for all to share in class. If you would like to purchase these prior to class, please let me know so that I can send you a PayPal invoice.
Remembering Your Birthday - $17.95 clear or $23.95 wood plus shipping and tax
Age Awareness - $15.95 photopolymer plus shipping and tax

Please go to my blog: to the right-hand sidebar, click on the correct PayPal button to register for class.


Objective: Learn how to use a single stamp set in different ways to create several projects.

Painted Petals IS UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT.  This stamp set can be seen on pg 19 of the new 2015 Occasions Catalog.

Two class dates to choose:
Friday, Apr 24th, OR Saturday, Apr 25th, both at 11:00am
Deadline for class registration is Thursday, Apr 16th (If you miss the deadline, contact me to see about possible arrangements.)

What you get:
☆3 cards/projects, envelopes, and a carrier for the cards or a treat holder
☆your own stamp set to use in class, then take home!
☆Lunch and snacks!!!

Cost: $39.00 photopolymer - much, much easier to use with 2-step stamping.
(cost incl. stamp set, tax, shipping, and $10 class fee).
$10 credit given towards minimum orders placed during class!!

If you already own this product, simply substitute different product costing the same amount and email your selection to me.

Please go to my blog: to the right-hand sidebar, click on the correct PayPal button to register for class.

Supplies to bring: scissors, adhesives, sticky tape, dimensionals, score board, paper trimmer, and your acrylic blocks.

Hope to see you in class!

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Retiring In Colors

Hi Stampers,

Stampin' Up! announced the Retiring List will be published in April 21st. NOW IS THE TIME to get your In Color items, including your refill inks. Here is a list if all the In Color product that is retiring.

The 2013-15 In Color Collection is retiring.  The five discontinuing colors are Baked Brown Sugar, Coastal Cabana, Crisp Cantaloupe, Pistachio Pudding, and Strawberry Slush.

They are retiring officially on April 21st, but items are already going fast! Be sure to get a pack or two of of card stock in each color AND buy the ink refills for your ink pads so you can enjoy them for years to come.

Just click on the shop button on the left sidebar, or click each item below, to begin your shopping.

Specialty 2013-15 In Color Collection accessories you might not think of:
The 2013-15 In Color Limited Edition Baker's Twine:
IMPORTANT--don't forget the ink refills for your pads! (they always sell out first!)
And pick up a pack or two of each of your favorites (I'm stockpiling Coastal Cabana!)
Every year I have to disappoint people who waited TOO LONG to order and are out of luck. DON'T BE THAT PERSON THIS YEAR!!!!!


Thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Easy Technique

Hi Stampers,

Here's a great video that shows a super fun and easy technique which gives a big wow! Enjoy!!!

ETA: If you subscribe to my blog and receive it in your email inbox, you will either need to go to my blog to view the video or click on this link - Watercolor Wash Technique - For Being You Stamp Set:

Thanks for stopping by!

Friday, March 27, 2015

New Clearance Items

Hi Stamping Friends, New items have been added to the clearance rack! Time to go shopping is now! Just click the shop button over on the left side bar.

Here are the new items......

Sale: $13.29
Price: $18.95

Sale: $15.59
Price: $25.95

Sale: $3.19
Price: $7.95

Sale: $1.99
Price: $4.95

Sale: $4.39
Price: $10.95

Sale: $11.19
Price: $15.95

Sale: $10.79
Price: $26.95

Sale: $2.99
Price: $4.95

Sale: $17.49
Price: $24.95

Sale: $7.99
Price: $19.95

Sale: $14.99
Price: $24.95

Sale: $13.19
Price: $21.95

Sale: $4.39
Price: $10.95

Sale: $10.19
Price: $16.95

Sale: $2.39
Price: $5.95

Sale: $6.59
Price: $10.95