Greetings from Sunny Florida! I'm sure that, if you keep up with me and others related to Stampin' Up!, you've been hearing a lot lately about all of the 2021-2022 Annual Catalog products that will retire as of the end of the day, Monday, May 2, 2022. But those are not all current products that are going away. Read on! Waves of the Ocean Designer Series Paper Sales Period Ends! The main feature … [Read more...] about Last Chance for Waves of the Ocean Designer Paper!
A Race to the Finish!
Happy Monday, Everyone! The past few weeks have witnessed me crafting like crazy in my new Craft Room. What's the rush? It's that I have challenged myself to use as much of my stash of retiring Stampin' Up! Products as I can before they retire! One product that I've ignore much of the year is the Sweet Symmetry Designer Series Paper set. I am sure what happened is that I thought I'd have plenty … [Read more...] about A Race to the Finish!
This Bundle Is Still Not Sold Out (But Lots of Sets Are!)
Hi, Everyone! One of my favorite stamp sets in the Stampin' Up! 2021-2022 Annual Catalog is Seascape. And I also love the Sea Life Dies that were bundled with it. I don't always buy Stampin' Up!'s bundles - lots of reasons - but I couldn't resist this bundle. If you at all love ocean scenes, this is a perfect bundle for you! And, at the rate that Stampin' Up! stamp sets are selling out, best … [Read more...] about This Bundle Is Still Not Sold Out (But Lots of Sets Are!)
I’ll Miss This Daisy!
Hi, Everyone! I just love everything that's in this card. Unfortunately, most of what I used to make it will be retiring all too soon. Daisy Lane Stamp Set and the Daisy Punch It seems as if the Daisy Lane Stamp set and its coordinating Daisy Punch have been around forever. Well, the punch has been around since the 2017-18 Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog. It was introduced with the retired Daisy … [Read more...] about I’ll Miss This Daisy!
Fun With Retiring Products!
Hi, Everyone! We're still in the early days of Stampin' Up!'s Annual Catalog Last Chance promotion. Lots of products - including too many stamp sets, as far as I'm concerned - are going to retire as of the end of the day May 2, 2022. Over the next few weeks I'm going to share some of my favorite sets that will be retiring. My Early Favorites when the current 2021-2022 Annual … [Read more...] about Fun With Retiring Products!
It’s Annual Catalog Retirement Time!
Happy Spring, Everyone! Every year in my little corner of the world, Spring brings the excitement of knowing that a brand new Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog is right around the corner. Unfortunately, with that happy thought, there's also the understanding that quite a few products in the current catalog are going to have to retire to make room for some new goodies! Over the next 5 weeks while … [Read more...] about It’s Annual Catalog Retirement Time!
Finally – a Real Craft Room!
Hi, everyone! Finally there's a real "Robin's Craft Room!" There hasn't been a real live craft room since our house was destroyed by the volcanic eruption in Hawaii in 2018. Now there is, and I'm starting to move in today! It's a Custom Design The design is a custom design, and I'm sure my designer learned more about what paper crafting entails than he ever wanted. But it was worth it. Two … [Read more...] about Finally – a Real Craft Room!
Simple Stamping With Waves of the Ocean – With a Sketch!
Hi, Everyone! I'm so glad to be back writing about what I've been making! And I have been making a lot of cards lately for several events. What with still moving into our home and all that entails, sitting at the computer and writing these articles has been impossible. But things have slowed down for a few days. So I'm taking advantage of the time to share with you some of what I've been … [Read more...] about Simple Stamping With Waves of the Ocean – With a Sketch!
Sale-a-bration Goodies and More About the All Together Collection
Hi, Everyone! I just love the products in this year’s first Stampin' Up! Sale-a-bration brochure. Today I’m sharing a card that I made with two of my favorites – Awesome Otters and Simply Marbelous Designer Series Papers. To really show off both of these, I used one of the dies from the Picture This die set from Stampin’ Up’s Annual Catalog and Stampin’ Blends that are new this very … [Read more...] about Sale-a-bration Goodies and More About the All Together Collection
A Brand New Collection!
Welcome to February, Everyone! It looks like Stampin' Up! is going to be teasing us all about what's going to be in their 2022-23 Annual Catalog. That catalog is not coming our way until May. But Stampin' Up! has already released one of the new products that will be included in it - a collection of Natural Tone Stampin' Blends that we can use to create just about any skin color that you might … [Read more...] about A Brand New Collection!
A Fun New Kit!
Hi, there, Everyone! Give a big “Hip Hip Hooray!” for the Light the Candles Kit! This is a beginner-friendly DIY birthday card kit that’ll make you want to party and eat cake at the same time! You’ll get enough supplies to create 8 cards—4 each of 2 designs—and 8 coordinating envelopes with party-ready designs of birthday cake, candles, and all the wishes. The cards in this kit also make … [Read more...] about A Fun New Kit!