Traditions: First Day of School

This is the first day of school in our county of Gwinnett, Georgia, despite temperatures that continue to hover from the mid-90s to three digits. On this most eagerly-anticipated day (yes, I'm ready, even if the 10-year-old is not) I'd like to share with you one of our favorite family traditions. Every year — from […]

A Second Chance To Save $$$

How popular was the Holiday Extravaganza sale? The Stampin' Up! demonstrator website got slammed last night with so many demonstrators trying to enter customer orders! So…Stampin' Up! has extended the sale through Wednesday.  So if you are bummed out today thinking you'd missed out on the BIG savings — here's your second (and last) chance. […]

Gifts for Cardmakers

Here’s an easy way to shop for the favorite cardmaker in your life…and earn free stuff at the same time! Buy $50 worth of the products featured in our Holiday Gift-Giving Guide to earn your choice of any $16.95 Decor Elements product. Download the Holiday Gift-Giving Guide here, or view it online here. The free […]

Dashing for Runner-Up

Medallion (item #115223) is the top-selling new stamp, but the second most popular is Dasher, (item #116816).   I received several cards made with Dasher as swaps at the Stampin' Up! convention, and every one of them is eye-catching. From traditional red to new age green… …and into a calm, neutral palette. Dasher is clearly […]

Stencil This

Here's a great video with Shelli Gardner, CEO of Stampin' Up! demonstrating how to use one of my favorite things in the new catalog — stencils! To see the yummy stencil designs in the new Decor Elements brochure, turn to pages 30 and 31. What, you don't have a Decor Elements brochure? Call or email […]

Last Chance Accessories Update

Oops. Here's the Last Chance Accessories Retiring List with the correct discounts. (This is what I get for posting in the middle of the night! LOL!) Click here to view the Last Chance Accessories Retiring List in pdf format. Scroll down to the next post to see the Last Chance Stamp Set Retiring List and […]

Last Chance (Retiring) Lists Here

It's that time of year – a last chance to scoop up your favorite stamps sets and save on retiring accessories and Decor Elements' items. Last Chance Stamp List – click here for the retiring stamp set list. Available only through June 30/09. Retiring Accessories – click here for a Word document listing the retiring […]

Stencil the Night Away

Wouldn't you like this cheery bird greeting you as you open your eyes in the morning?       Or how about coming home to this elegant design in your front hall or living room?         These are only two of several designs in Stampin' Up!'s new line of decorative room stencils. […]

Elements of Decor

Heartwarming sayings, adorable nursery images, action-packed sports figures and elegant stencils…these are just some of Stampin' Up!'s latest Decor Elements offerings. Create a custom decor for your home with the perfect element for every family member…   Whether she's a fairy princess… Or he's a young man dreaming of safaris… There's a great look for […]

Snag A Spooktacular Spooky Spider

How can something so yucky be so cute? I'm not a spider fan…not a big supporter of bugs of any kind, actually. But  even I have to admit that the Décor Elements Spooky Spider is a charmer. You'll be the talk of the neighborhood with a candy jar featuring Spooky Spider! Stampin' Up! has just […]