05/08/2013

THREE MORE...

Three items on this card will NOT be in the brand new

Annual Catalog...

Friends

1 Stamp Set  2 Card Stock  3 Ribbon

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SUPPLIES & ACCESSORIES: Just Believe Stamp Set #116948-Wood / #120453-Clear, Always Artichoke Card Stock #105119, More Mustard Card Stock #100946, Very Vanilla Card Stock #101650, Basic Black Card Stock #121045, Basic Black Stampin' Pad #126980, 2-1/2" Circle Punch #120906, 1-3/8" Circle Punch #119860, 3/4" Circle Punch #119873, Boho Blossoms Punch #119858, 1/2" More Mustard Scallop Dots Ribbon #124140, Pearl Basic Jewels #119247, Stampin' Dimensionals #104430.

The three products underlined above will be retiring on June 3rd, but are still available for sale!  See the complete Retired List HERE.

Just Believess
 Just Believe Stamp Set

. . . . . . . . . .

. . . RETIRED, CURRENT & CLEARANCE RACK . . .

ALL AVAILABLE FOR SALE HERE

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05/07/2013

EVERY LITTLE BIT...

I've used the new Bermuda Bay as this card's base color...

(I think it will be a favorite!)

F

Can you pick out the retired products?

F2

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SUPPLIES & ACCESSORIES:  Pursuit of Happiness Stamp Set #121907-Wood / #121970-Clear, Bermuda Bay Card Stock #131197, Basic Black Card Stock #121045, Whisper White Card Stock #100730, Sycamore Street Designer Series Paper (Sale-A-Bration), Basic Black Stampin' Pad #126980, Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine #113439, Beautiful Butterflies Bigz Die #114507, 2-1/2" Circle Punch #120906, 3/16" Corner Punch #119871, Basic Black 1/2" Scallop Dots Ribbon #124145, Rhinestone Basic Jewels #119246, Whisper White Medium Envelope #107301.

All three items underlined above will be retired on June 3rd.  See the complete Retired List HERE.

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05/06/2013

HAPPY...

Colorful flowers on a card will always brighten a friend's day!

H

And for fun, include a happy tag

in the matching embossed envelope...

H2


H3

Emboss some of your green card stock with the Chevron Embossing Folder, then snip snip on the edges to make stems and leaves...

H4

SUPPLIES & ACCESSORIES: Petite Pairs Stamp Set #122495-Wood / #122497-Clear, Daffodil Delight Card Stock #119683, Whisper White Card Stock #100730, Marina Mist Card Stock #119682, Perfect Plum Card Stock #101889, Wild Wasabi Card Stock #108641, Basic Black Stampin' Pad #126980, Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine #113439, Chevron Embossing Folder #127749, Blossom Party Originals Die #115971, 1/2" Circle Punch #119869, Marina Mist 1/8" Taffeta Ribbon #119257, Stampin' Dimensionals #104430, Whisper White Medium Envelope #107301.

The only item being retired on this card is the Marina Mist Taffeta Ribbon.  Everything else is available and offered in the new Annual Catalog on June 1st.  See the complete retired list HERE.


Click to Order

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05/04/2013

CARD MAKING DAY

 2013 WCMD

WORLD CARD MAKING DAY EVENTS

. . . . . . . . . .

Even though WCMD is 5 months away, our stampers have already started asking about it... The church is reserved and we are planning a bigger and better event than ever before!!  SO SAVE THE DATE NOW!

 

05/03/2013

HOOP LA LA...

I would NEVER put a needle on a card...

Thread

that is...

unless I was sending it to a dear friend who sews and sews...

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She is never without a pin cushion...

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or spools of thread in her apron pocket...

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When I first saw this stamp set, I knew I had to own it.

But alas, it is being retired from the Stampin' Up! product line,

but it will NOT be retiring from MY stamp room!

Hooplala


SUPPLIES & ACCESSORIES:  Hoop La La Stamp Set #126250-Wood / #126252-Clear, Old Olive Card Stock #100702, Whisper White Card Stock #100730, Pear Pizzazz (new catalog on June 1st), Twitterpated Designer Series Paper #125406, Old Olive Stampin' Pad #126953, Chocolate Chip Stampin' Pad #126979, Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine #113439, Needlepoint Embossing Folder #129383, 1-3/4" Circle Punch #119850, Whisper White Medium Envelope #107301, Stampin' Dimensionals #104430.

The two products underlined above will be retired on June 3rd.  See the complete Retired List HERE.

If you love fabric and sewing you might need to order HOOP LA LA.

ORDER IT HERE

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05/02/2013

WORKSHOP...

Razzleberry Workshop

 

Sign Up ASAP.  There are only 23 kits and 23 spots available.

And, of course, there will be RASPBERRY TREATS.

Linda Aarhus, Stampin' Up! Demonstrator stampingforfun@comcast.net / email

 

05/01/2013

A SET TO REMEMBER...

This card has 2 products ready to retire and 1 product ALL GONE!

B

Word Play Stamp Set & Red Brads (RETIRING JUNE 3RD)

  Sent with Love Designer Series Paper (ALL GONE)

B2

The Word Play Stamp Set is was a classic.

It will truly be a STAMP SET TO REMEMBER!

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And I was in love with the Sent with Love Designer Series Paper!

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SUPPLIES & ACCESSORIES:  Word Play Stamp Set #120308-Wood / #120651-Clear, Real Red Card Stock #102482, Island Indigo Card Stock #122923, Whisper White Card Stock #100730, Sent with Love Designer Series Paper (All Gone), Island Indigo Stampin' Pad #126986, Brights Collection Brads #119740, Whisper White Medium Envelope #107301.

Both products underlined above will be retired on June 3rd.  See the complete retired list HERE.

  SHOP

Mouse-Linda

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04/30/2013

DAFFY FLOWERS...

 These are not quite daffodils and not quite sunflowers...

so I'm calling them DAFFY FLOWERS!

Daffy Flowers

* * * * * * * * * *

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SUPPLIES & ACCESSORIES: Nature Walk Stamp Set (foliage) #121925-Wood / #121997-Clear, Create a Cupcake Stamp Set (greeting) #121915-Wood / #121982-Clear, Gumball Green Card Stock #126840, Daffodil Delight Card Stock #119683, Whisper White Card Stock #100730, Gumball Green Stampin' Pad #126861, Basic Black Stampin' Pad #126980, Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine #113439, Square Lattice Embossing Folder #119976, 7/8" Scallop Circle Punch #129404, Boho Blossoms Punch #119858, Stampin' Pierce Mat #126199, Gumball Green 3/8" Stitched Satin Ribbon #126848, Stampin' Dimensionals #104430.

The stamp set underlined above will be retired on June 3rd.  See the complete retired list HERE.

* * * * * * * * * *

At the retirement of our current Annual Catalog on June 3rd, my DOLLAR STORE will open and the Daffy Flowers Tutorial will be there along with a dozen other $1 Deals!!  Here is a sneak peek at the Daffy Flowers Tutorial cover page:

 

DF Flyer

The Dollar Store at Polka Dots and Paper

Coming in June!

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04/29/2013

MATCHING INSERT...

The Decorative Label Punch was all it took

to make these pretty "legs"...

E

And the colors are M.F.E.O. (made for each other)...

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Occasionally, I make a simple matching insert to send with a card.

Check this out!!

E3

 

Can you imagine opening an envelope from someone you love, finding a handmade card, and also finding a sweet little insert. Would you feel special or what!!  (Do you have this punch?)

Dec punch

. . . . . . . . . .

SUPPLIES & ACCESSORIES:  Create a Cupcake Stamp Set #121915-Wood / #121982-Clear, Wisteria Wonder Card Stock #122922, Daffodil Delight Card Stock #119683, Whisper White Card Stock #100730, Basic Black Stampin' Pad #126980, Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine #113439, Stripes Embossing Folder #123128, Blossom Party Original Die #115971, Decorative Label Punch #120907, Wisteria Wonder 3/8" Ruffled Ribbon #122973, 3/8" Designer Printed Brads #122940.

Both items underlined above will be retired on June 3rd.  See the complete retired list HERE.

 

THIS DARLING SET IS IN THE NEW CATALOG! 

CREATE A CUPCAKE

121915

  Click to Order

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04/26/2013

EARMARKED...

This card has 3 products earmarked for retirement on June 3rd...

C

1. Stamp Set  2. Designer Series Paper  3. Brads

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SUPPLIES & ACCESSORIES: Just Believe Stamp Set #116948-Wood / #120453-Clear, Whisper White Card Stock #100730, Neutral Collection Designer Series Paper Stack #117157, Basic Black Stampin' Pad #126980, 3/16" Corner Punch #119871, 3/16" Neutral Brads #119736, Stampin' Dimensionals #104430.

. . . . . . . . . .

This is a fabulous stamp set. Can you live without it??

Just Believe

I will be posting my eight newest cards within two weeks.  Each will highlight one or more products on the just-released RETIRING STAMPS & ACCESSORIES LISTS... See Lists Here

Retired cards

 

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