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My Top 5 Christmas buys – 2017

Stampin Up demonstrator – Crafty Little Minx – My Top 5 Christmas buys – 2017

Today we have free postage so its a chance to add some ‘I can’t live without’ items to your cart.

These are my current favourites but as I love pretty much all the contents or both of the current catalogues I may well have changed my mind tomorrow!

1. Get those Christmas cards ready in a jiffy!

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If you saw my post yesterday you would have seen this year’s stunning project kit which makes 20 cards and is just £18. The cards are great quality and come with sumptuous gold liners for the envelopes included in the pack. whats not to love?

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2 Dec the halls!

I just love the fact that some many of the products in the seasonal catalogue have multiple uses, but the Tags and trimmings bundle is my top buy in this category.  With the ability to use this die to quickly make multitudes of multicoloured stockings. This is a true value for money investment piece that you will want to use over and over again. You can make advent calender’s, tree decorations, table favours……. The sky is the limit!

3. Wrap it up!

For me its the labels that form one of the biggest elements of a my gift wrapping planning and the very versatile Merry Little Labels which we used it at our recent retreat completely fits the bill.

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Our attendees loved this set with its coordinating punch and apart from copious amounts of gift labels we have been using the stamps to make cards, wine bottle wraps, and the wrapping paper itself!

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4.0 Gift giving 

I love gift giving and if its totally handmade all the better. These Mini Pizza boxes fit the bill for flexibility and we have been using these  to gifts packs of mini cards,  gift cards, jewellery and home made fudge and peppermint creams.

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I have a little stack of these pre decorated at the ready to grab for a last minute gift or I may use them as table favours on the run up to the big day!

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5.0 Memory Keeping

Finally I have to say the Memories and More card pack is the perfect way to showcase all the fabulous Christmas memories that will accumulate on your phone over the festive season. Get those photos printed and preserve those memories forever. But if you cant wait,  this pack is also multi adaptable and makes great gift tags and  quick card fronts

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Obviously this is just  a small selection of the fabulous products in the catalogue

I am grateful to all my customers for their loyal support so should you wish to place an order via my online shop please check out the following

  • Is your Stampin’ Up! order less than £150? If so, use the current Reward Code and receive a free gift from me along with other perks!
    • 37J7VFWB

  • If your order is over £150 please do not use the code as you will be your own Hostess and get your own rewards to spend! However you will receive a little gift form me as well
  • If you don’t want to place your own order you can order directly with me. My Cooperative orders are placed on the 15th of each month. However due to the Christmas post and demands group orders will be placed on the 1st & 14th December this month
  • Don’t forget to lodge your wish lists asap to ensure you get that present that you really want rather than another Xmas jumper!

Catch you soon

Stampin Hugs

Sara

 


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Watercolour Christmas

Stampin Up demonstrator – Crafty Little Minx – Onstage 2017 Spring Summer Catalogue 2018

So what do you do when its a bleak cold day and you find your self with an unexpected free afternoon?

Well for me there really only one option………

I lit the fire, made myself a latte and sat down to use this kit which has been calling out to me for the last few weeks.  Its the Watercolour Christmas Project Kit and I will be using it next week for a product class.

I think this is one of the best Xmas kits that Stampin’ Up! have released. I can see quite a few options to swap the layouts and sentiments if the matching stamp set is not your cup of tea. Personally I love it just as it is! However the best bit is you can make 20 cards for just £18.00. Yep you read it right its less than £1 per card……..

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I loved the simplicity of the cards. Don’t you think the hints of gold from the mini sequins just finish this card off?

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I added a little Wink of Stella to the stripes which took this card up another level

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I have to say this layout was my favourite but it was a close call. Which is yours?

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As you can see the fire is still burning and my coffee not long finished. Hardly surprising given it took me less than 60 minutes to make up the whole batch! Now I’m a hardy crafter and I was able to devote the whole hour to the project, but I can see this being a handy buy for anyone who wants to send handmade cards but doesn’t have much time

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Even better news! We have free shipping from 11.00 pm tonight until 10.50pm Monday night. So if you order tonight you may well have this kit in your home by next weekend and your handmade card making plans are back on track!

I am grateful to all my customers for their loyal support so should you wish to place an order via my online shop please check out the following

  • Is your Stampin’ Up! order less than £150? If so, use the current Reward Code and receive a free gift from me along with other perks!
    • 37J7VFWB

  • If your order is over £150 please do not use the code as you will be your own Hostess and get your own rewards to spend!

Catch you soon

Stampin Hugs

Sara

 


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Stampin’ Up! Stamparatus – a new way to stamp!

Stampin’ Up! Stamparatus – a new way to stamp!

As mentioned earlier in the week I was away in Solihull last weekend. One of the biggest announcements made, (to much whooping and hollering) is the launch of the long-awaited Stamparatus (Stampin’ Up!’s exclusive design on a stamp placement tool!)

How is the different from other tools on the market?

For one, it was developed by demonstrators like me who work with customers like you!

The Stamparatus will change the way you stamp, and before long, you’ll wonder how you crafted without it!

Here’s a video sharing the tool with you….

Why do YOU need one?

You’ll fall in love with stamping all over again when you learn everything you can do with it!

  • Make multiples with ease.
  • Consistently stamp crisp, clean images.
  • If you want a darker impression, apply more ink and restamp — no need to start again.
  • Make fewer mistakes, saving time and money.
  • Easily create 2-step, 3-step, and 4-step stamped images using reversible plates.
  • Develop new and specialised stamping techniques with adjustable stamping plates and precision placement.

I need product details!

  • Compatible with Stampin’ Up!’s red rubber and photopolymer stamps.
  • Foam mat to use with photopolymer stamps.
  • Rulers and gridlines for quick measuring.
  • Two open sides so you can stamp on larger paper.
  • Reversible plates, so a total of four surfaces to work with.
  • Two long magnets to hold the paper in place.
  • Magnet storage areas.
  • The price just £44!

How do I get one?

Great news!

While these are still in manufacturing mode, you can reserve your Stamparatus from tomorrow to be one of the first to get your hands on it! At 9pm on Thursday 16th November, you can participate in the first of three different reservation periods. Simply log into my Stampin’ Up! online store and follow the prompts.

You may have some other questions, so here are some answers…..

I am soooo excited! I have tried some of the other products on the market, but they dont come close to delivering all of the features of this product and my fellow demonstrators all agree.

So, don’t forget, from 9pm tomorrow night, you can reserve yours on my online shop. You won’t need to pay for it until it is ready to be shipped. BUT these reservation windows are on a While Stocks Last basis so I don’t think that they will last until these finish dates. I can’t wait!!!

I am grateful to all my customers for their loyal support so should you wish to place an order via my online shop please check out the following

  • Is your Stampin’ Up! order less than £150? If so, use the current Reward Code and receive a free gift from me along with other perks!
    • 37J7VFWB

  • If your order is over £150 please do not use the code as you will be your own Hostess and get your own rewards to spend!

Catch you soon

Stampin Hugs

Sara


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Onstage 2017 Spring Summer Catalogue 2018

Stampin Up demonstrator – Crafty Little Minx – Onstage 2017 Spring Summer Catalogue 2018

SPOILER ALERT

This post is photo heavy and full of people having huge amounts of fun and a couple of sneak peaks from the soon to be released 2018 spring summer catalogue.

As I mentioned yesterday I spent this weekend in Solihull with over 480 fellow demonstrators celebrating everything Stampin’ Up!

But did I mention that I love being a demonstrator? Not only do I get early access to new products and earn discounts on my purchases, but I also get to hang out with these amazingly talented people.

I’m part of the hugely talented Royal Stampers headed up by Pip Todman. We are a little crazy, but its always  a delight to spend time with them.

The Royal stampers from part of a wider group of Stampin’ Stars headed up by the fabulous Natalie O’Shea who was honoured many times on stage and towards the end of the event was recognised in the top 50 out of 50,000 demonstrators in the world.

We all get on so well and it was great to shake a pom pom with Sam Hammond, Rebecca Willmore, Monica Gale, Jay Soriano, Barry Selwood, Lavinia Gruizinga & No 1 demo support Chris from our European Head Office.

So do you want to see a sneaky peaky?

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Are you really sure?

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So check out this amazing board of goodies. I have so many class ideas already for this suite.

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With beautiful matching memories and more cards ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

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And the new papers are absolutely devine……   ♥. How am I ever going to cut into this?

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And there are some stunning suites which will work perfectly for the men in our lives. This sample was made by the very talented Barry Selwood and Jay Soriano. Isn’t it simply stunning?

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So do you want to come along to the next event? Signing up as a demonstrator couldn’t be easier and gives you so many benefits including access to this fabulous bi-annual celebration. Not only do you receive £130 worth of goodies for £99 you also continue to receive discounts whilst you remain active. Contact me to find out more about all the benefits of joining my team of Crafty Little Minxes

However I am grateful to all my customers for their loyal support so should you wish to place an order via my online shop please check out the following

  • Is your Stampin’ Up! order less than £150? If so, use the current Reward Code and receive a free gift from me along with other perks!
    • 37J7VFWB

  • If your order is over £150 please do not use the code as you will be your own Hostess and get your own rewards to spend!

Catch you soon

Stampin Hugs

Sara


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Seasonal Stampin’ School – Booking now

Stampin Up demonstrator – Crafty Little Minx – Seasonal Stampin’ School – Booking now

Following our very successful Summer Stampin school. I am pleased to open the booking for our one day retreat on 7th October.

Grab yourself a bonus offer and earn a free gift for booking early.  Also you can purchase the coordinating stamp set “Merry Little Labels” at a bargain price before 31st August 2017

Go straight to my booking form

Please contact me for more details, but really looking forward to crafting with you all.

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Want to see more of what’s in the new catalogue? Customers who have purchased from me in the last 6 months will receive a copy automatically in the next 2 weeks. If that’s not you but you’d like a copy, contact me and I will pop one in the post

I am grateful to all my customers for their loyal support so should you wish to place an order via my online shop please check out the following

  • Is your Stampin’ Up! order less than £150? If so, use the current Reward Code and receive a free gift from me along with other perks!
    • B7ZN3EMP

  • If your order is over £150 please do not use the code as you will be your own Hostess and get your own rewards to spend!

In the meantime here is another sneak peak from the upcoming catalogue

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Catch you soon

Stampin Hugs

Sara

Aka Crafty Little Minx


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Happy New Year! – 2017-18 annual catalogue is live

Stampin Up demonstrator – Crafty Little Minx – Happy New Year! – 2017-18 annual catalogue.

And finally the 17-18 Stampin Up! annual catalogue has gone live!

I am super excited. As a demonstrator I have had limited access to buy a few items in advance, but today just like you I can order what ever I want and with so many gorgeous new products well lets just say my wish list is looooooooooong!

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You can see the catalogue here

So what is your favourite?

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Extra Stampin’ Rewards in June

Why not host a party or a private class to get your hands on an extra £30 Stampin’ rewards when your party sales or class sales are £300+?

Or place your own order for £300 and get the 12% of the sales PLUS the extra £30 Stampin Rewards?

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So with a £300 order you could get £66 of Stampin’ Rewards to spend on any items of your choice including the hostess reward sets at the back of the catalogue!

That’s a lot of lovely free stuff………………..

Have fun shopping everyone!

Thanks for looking

Catch you soon

Stampin Hugs

Sara

Aka Crafty Little Minx