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Saturday, 30 September 2017

Stampin' Up! October Promotions - Lots On Offer!


Hello there!  It's October tomorrow and it is going to be one jam-packed month of fun! There's so much going on I decided I needed to give you the heads up early so you can get your game plan sorted! 


1)  We'll kick the month off with a World Card Making Day Event which runs through October 1-10. You'll get 15% off Note Cards & Envelopes and select stamp sets. You'll also get a Bonus Deal on Fast Fuse Adhesive. Buy one and get 2 refills FREE! Now that is a deal you won't want to miss! 





2) Next up is the DSP Sale which runs from October 1-31. Buy 3, Get 1 FREE! Choose from 13 packages, it's a great time to stock up!  




Here are the DSP packs that are on special this month.  It's a great time to get all your Christmas cards started or even think about upcoming events & special occasions.  Another great idea is splitting the deal with a friend - get one pack each & split the freebie!


 3) Last but not least we have a great hostess stamp set available FREE to those with a qualifying order! I absolutely love this set & can't wait to start creating with it! 



So you see, there are so many awesome deals happening in October, that you really need a plan of attack!   I will be placing an order soon, so if you would like to save on postage & live in my area contact me to add your order to mine.  You can also do an online order & have the item shipped direct to you.  This deal is running all month so I am happy to pop through an order at a time that suits you too.  

Happy October & World Card Making Day to you all! 


Thanks for stopping by
Tricia





Sunday, 10 September 2017

CTC145 Merry Little Christmas Cards



Hi Everyone & welcome to another week of CASEing the Catty.  This week we are casing my very favourite section in the holiday catalgoue, the Merry Little Christmas section from pages 10-19.


I have chosen to make 3 cards from this section as I haven't joined in the fun for such a long time!  My 1st card I have chosen to case is the card on the string that nice lady is holding .... well I presume she is nice! 



This card has a shaker element to it however, I was after a quick card that incorporated all the elements of the Carols Of Christmas bundle, minus the shaker part.

Here is my card:


I have used the Card Front Builder framelits to make a nice little frame & then the Merry Little Christmas DSP as a background for my little black deer.  I have also cut out some trees using the spotty DSP too.   Now I have to admit, I am not a huge fan of green & black for Christmas but it is growing on me & it took everything in me not to add lots of red! 

For my second card, this little box took my fancy.  I was too lazy to make this box but I did take inspiration from it to make a card.


Here is my inspired card.  


Instead of using the bauble which was just too chunky for my card, I used some large pearls & the holly punch to add holly instead of the sprigs. It just goes to show that you don't have to have everything in the catalogue to case something!


While I was playing with this fun suite,  I figured I may as well make another card using the Everyday Label punch & the Merry Little Labels stamp set.



I had a lot of fun creating again & hope to be back in the swing of joining in the fun CASEing the Catty challenges in the future.  

Next on the hop is the lovely Julia, where I am sure you will find even more to inspire you.




Thanks for stopping by
Tricia



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Wednesday, 6 September 2017

It's Holiday Catalogue Time - YAY!


Yay it's Holiday catalogue time & I am loving all the new products.  There are so many lovely stamp sets, framelits, punches, papers and embellishments available to tempt every paper crafter.  I've enclosed a short video for you to see some of the available suites. 



How fun does it all look?!  I can't wait to get busy creating with all these lovely new products.  Would you like your very own copy of the gorgeous new Holiday or Annual catalogue?   If you would like a free copy you are welcome to pop in & collect one or I can post one out.  

Here is a link to the PDF of the catalogue - just click on the photo here or on my side bar. 




I will be holding my popular Christmas In A Day event Saturday, 28th October 2017. Come along and make 20 Christmas Cards (4 each of 5 designs)  All materials supplied just bring along your own glue, tape and scissors. Lunch and Afternoon Tea are included, come and stay for the day or just come and stamp and then go home, it's your choice, set your own pace.  Contact me to enquire & book your place.

Thanks for stopping by
Tricia



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