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Dates for Upcoming Classes & Events – RSVP!

By | December 29, 2014

I finally sat down with my calendar, new catalogs & products and figured out the next three months – phew.   No photos yet, but I’m working on them.  I’m really excited to show you what Stampin’ Up! has to offer.  And I’m super excited to share what I learn when I go to Stampin’ Up!’s Leadership conference… Read More »

Only a few days left … don’t miss out!

By | December 28, 2014

Only a few days left to take advantage of the 2014 year-end closeout sale!  So many items on sale – even items that are in the current occasions holiday catalog.  Stock up on products and card kits and use them next year.  If you are smart, you’ll assemble them all in the summer.  Just think how nice that… Read More »

Curious about what’s inside the box?

By | December 17, 2014

I received this box today, but I can’t show you what’s inside because it’s filled with all new products from the upcoming Occasions catalog which goes live on January 6.  This is a tease I know.  But, I am able to show you this: It’s the front cover of the new catalog!!!  Do you see that lovely bouquet?  It’s… Read More »

Gift Boxes – Santa and Nutcracker Style

By | December 5, 2014

Today’s class features these great Santa and Nutcracker treat boxes.  Aren’t they just awesome!  They were created and designed by my fellow demo friend Gretchen.  The sparkly mustaches really pop and glitter in person.  The coloring is done with the fabulous Blendabilities.   You just have to give them a try because I know you will fall in… Read More »

Sale Items until Dec. 2 ONLY! 50 – 20% off

By | November 30, 2014

Sale Prices are in RED and only on sale until Dec. 2.  Click Shop above to place your order and save! 2″ CIRCLE PUNCH Price: $16.95 $8.47 ALPHABET ROTARY STAMP Price: $14.95 $7.47 BEACH HOUSE DESIGNER WASHI TAPE Price: $4.95 $2.47 BLUSHING BRIDE 3/4″ CHEVRON RIBBON Price: $8.95 $4.47 CALYPSO CORAL 3/4″ CHEVRON RIBBON Price: $8.95 $4.47 CHALKBOARD BANNER SIMPLY CREATED KIT Price: $19.95 $9.97 CHERRY COBBLER 3/4″ CHEVRON RIBBON… Read More »

Extravaganza Sale – This Week Only!!!

By | November 22, 2014

Stampin’ Up!’s Online Extravaganza starts on Monday with select items and bundles at discounted prices. Plus, there will be limited-time doorbusters on November 24 and December 1. You don’t want to miss them! This sale lasts from November 24 through December 2, or while supplies last.  Click here to place your order. During the Online Extravaganza, a few… Read More »

Stamp on your Sick Day

By | November 21, 2014

Last night I received the first photo from my cousin.  It’s her daughter making cards – she was home sick from school.  This photo made me so happy because she was using products she just ordered at her neighbors workshop two weeks ago.  Look how happy she is in the second photo!  I can’t tell you how many… Read More »

Your Holiday Wish List

By | November 5, 2014

Today is November 5 which means there are only 50 days until Christmas.  You read correctly, only 50 days until Christmas!!!  This means there are less than 50 days for shopping, shipping and wrapping.  On another day, I will suggest gift ideas for you to buy for your loved ones.  We all know that Stampin’ Up! makes great… Read More »

The Perfect Gift – A Gift Certificate!

By | October 21, 2014

Don’t we all want to pick just the perfect gift for those we care about?  Sometimes that perfect gift is a gift that they get to choose for themselves.  Think about giving gift certificates this year.  Easy shopping for you and fun choosing for them.  Purchase a gift certificate though me and your recipient can choose great Stampin’… Read More »

Would you like a catalog?

By | October 14, 2014

Holiday season is fast approaching….Halloween, Thanksgiving, Hanukah, Christmas and New Years. I would like to send you the holiday catalog so that you can creatively immerse yourself in these upcoming holidays.  Isn’t everything better when homemade is involved? Email me your name, phone number and best time to call you (christine@mailsomethingpretty.com) and I will call you to get the rest… Read More »

World Card Making Day = Fabulous

By | October 7, 2014

On Sunday, 15 women came to my house to celebrate and participate in World Card Making Day.  What a great day!  This was my first time hosting such an event.  They each made 10 cards for themselves and 2 for the Christmas meal for Meals on Wheels.  We lunched on homemade soups, breads and biscotti.  Delicious!  Below are… Read More »

12 Weeks of Christmas Coming Soon!

By | September 25, 2014

Can you believe it???  Next week I will be kicking off my “12 Weeks of Christmas” campaign with ideas for cards, gifts and wrappings.  If you would like to receive these ideas, you MUST sign up to be on my notification list.  You can sign up right on the sidebar, or click here.  This is the same list I… Read More »

Back to Class … Stamping Class

By | September 4, 2014

Well, Labor day has come and gone.  School is now in session and summer is over – even though the weather may indicate otherwise.  It’s time for you to go back to Card class!  My September card class is on Friday, September 12 at 10 am or 7pm.  We are going to be making these great cards using… Read More »

Sneak Peek

By | August 25, 2014

Every Christmas Santa leaves a Nutcracker from Germany on our mantle.  I think we have about 7 of them now and they all have their own distinct personality.  A few are traditional, one is a drummer, one a baker and last year’s was a little bit whimsical.  They have become a fun part of our Christmas tradition.  After… Read More »

Happy Birthday Dad!

By | August 22, 2014

Today is my dad’s Birthday.  I was trying to think of what type of card to make him.  Over the years I’ve made lobster and fish cards because he loves boating and diving in the ocean.  This year I wanted to make something different.  This summer a new dairy farm, Hornstra Farms, opened up a mile away from… Read More »