Monday, December 24, 2007

Soup and Stamps night!

On Friday, January 4th, from 5pm until 9pm I am inviting you to a Soup and Stamps night. If you have pre-ordered a 2008 Spring Summer Collection Catalog, either spiral bound or not, I will have your copy of the catalog, next quarters class schedule, a free make-n-take project, not to mention warm soup and snacks!

Come by and enjoy looking through the new catalog with your friends, or just swing by to pick your copy up. If you haven't yet, and are interested in pre-paying for a Spring Summer Collection Catalog, the RSVP date is by Thursday, December 27th. $7.00 for non spiral bound, and $10.00 for Spiral bound. Plus pre-paid catalogs get some fun goodies to go along with there copy!

And if you would like a non-spiral bound catalog for $7.00 you can always call or email me and I will have them after the 4th.

If you have any questions please feel free to email me, leave a comment here, or call me at 815.521.9723

Happy Holidays everyone!

Hello my Creative Maniacs,

Just a few notes to you on this Christmas Eve. First off, I hope everyone is enjoying time with there family and loved ones, I know we have had a relaxing weekend, and will be heading out to see family the next two days.

So in Creative Maniac Stampin' Up! news. I am excited to say I have received MY personal copy of the new 2008 Spring Summer Collection Catalog, I am patiently awaiting my cases that I have ordered for you.

I am also very anxious to show off the new Website that will be replacing this one. Stampin' Up! has a phenomenal site that has been in the works for months, here is a sneak peek at my events page...

I love the colors and the layouts, I can't wait to have a nice website with everything you will need to check my upcoming class schedules, promotions and samples! Keep an eye out for more information to come around January 8th! (Until then this is the site to go to!)

A note from Shelli Gardner

Just a nice note from our Co-Founder, CEO Shelli Garnder. You can find it on the front page of

Happy Holidays!

During this particularly festive-and busy-time of year, I'm grateful that you've taken the time to visit Stampin' Up!

We're a company that celebrates people and relationships and creativity. We bundle all those essential parts of a rich life together by offering products that allow you to share your love with others. When you create something handmade, whether it's a card or a gift or an invitation, you're taking the time to show someone you care. And the recipients of these heartfelt expressions are touched; their lives are brightened, and your relationships are strengthened.

We've seen the "magic of a rubber stamp" happen over and over, and we invite you to experience it yourself. As you browse through our catalogs and check out the projects, you'll see the exciting potential that hand-stamped art from the heart offers. That's what we're about, sharing what we love with you and encouraging and supporting you in your own efforts to express your creativity and build and strengthen your own relationships.
May your holidays be full of time spent with those you care about!

Shelli Gardner

Stampin' Up!

Co-founder, CEO

Saturday, December 1, 2007

Retirement Party!!

Above is the link for the Retirement List. You can also check it out on

If you have never been through this before, every time Stampin' Up! comes out with a new Idea Book and Catalog, we retire stamp sets to make room for new! So if any of these stamp sets on the Retired List is a must for you, or as a gift to someone else, you have until January 1st to order, then they are no longer available!!

Here are some Retiring Stamps Details:

The retired list includes stamp sets that will retire as of January 1, 2008.

There is no limit to the number of retired stamps you can purchase.

Retiring Wheels and Accessories Details
The retiring wheels and accessories list is available online beginning December 10. You can order items from this list through January 1, 2008 or until supplies run out.

Dormant List Details:

dormant list posts December 1, 2007 and includes stamp sets from the Fall-Winter Collection 2007 that are not included in the upcoming Spring-Summer Collection 2008. These sets can be found online and are considered current Stampin' Up! product. Items from the Holiday Mini will not appear on the dormant list, but they are not retired.
Stamp sets and wheels from mini catalogs will not be included on the dormant list.

Again don't forget for those of you who have your December coupon, now you can use it! If you have any questions on the above, please contact me!

Check back on December 10th for the retiring accessories list, and those items are only while supplies last!!