Stampin' Up! Sunday Swap Day May 20th!

Hey there! It's time for Sunday Swap Day! Yay!

First, Mary Waring combined A Good Day (carrying over) with Petal Palette Designer Series Paper (retiring). she colored the black-and-white paper with the Pink Pirouette Combo Pack (retired and sold-out)

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Rene Watson also used A Good Day with  the 1 1/8" Scalloped Circle Punch. She used retiring Rich Razzleberry 1/4" Stitched Edge Ribbon for her cute little bow, and embossed the white layer with the carrying-over Simple Stripes Textured Impressions Embossing Folder.

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Audra Moncur used the retiring Friendship's Sweetest Thoughts for her swap!

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Hedgehugs by Dena Tarkowski. Hedgehugs will be in the New Annual Catalog. I love those Real Red toadstools! Or are they mushrooms? Good thing I only buy my mushrooms in a can!

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A nameless Petal Palette (carrying over) combo with retiring Sweet Soiree Specialty Designer Paper.

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Finally, a soothing spring-like Sheltering Tree creation by Linda Pagel!

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Place your order in my online store: http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

The “Share What You Love” Sneak Peek Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

Gotta have it all

Check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

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Download my Rewards Program point sheet on the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

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If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

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If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me: carol@carolpaynestamps.com

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

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Stampin' Up! Barn Door Double Doors!

Hey there! There are so many alternatives to the regular sliding door when you play with the Barn Door Bundle! I cut out two doors to make  double doors, which is how a lot of barns were made back in the day, weren't they?

I cut a strip of Pool Party card stock  9" x 3 3/8", scoring 2 1/4" from each end to fold and add the doors. I laid a piece of Black Baker's Twine underneath to tie the doors closed.

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I stamped the sign twice, once in Crumb Cake and once in black so I could cut out the "hello" panel to layer over the Crumb Cake one. I adhered with a Mini Stampin' Dimensional under the sign and a glue dot at the top of the "string".

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I stamped the Barn Door sentiment first, then added "HAPPY BIRTHDAY' from Sunshine Sayings and the birdie from Sitting Here. I colored the birdie with a Light Pool Party Stampin' Blends Marker.

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This was a fun card to make, but I still have more to share! Tomorrow is Sunday Swap Day, and then Monday I'll be back with more Barn Door!

Place your Barn Door Bundle order from my online store: http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

The “Share What You Love” Sneak Peek Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

Gotta have it all

Check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

Retiring discounted - Copy (2)

CM100100B

Download my Rewards Program point sheet on the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

Fuzzy


If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

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If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me: carol@carolpaynestamps.com

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

All images ©Stampin'Up!™1990-2018


Stampin' Up! Barn Door Animal Outing!

Hey there! Today's card has another alternative treatment with the Barn Door Bundle. I paired it with Animal Outing, a set we all received in our event bags at the Atlanta OnStage Event in April!

I used a color palette of Smoky Slate, Basic Black, and Whisper White, embossing the background layer with the Simple Stripes Folder. I was looking for a bit of a "zoo" look.

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I attached the door with Tear & Tape Adhesive on the fold, then added the "hinges" with Liquid Glue. I painted the glue with a kid's crafting paintbrush so I could apply a really thin layer of glue with no squishing through the openings.

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Inside I had stamped the mommy kangaroo with Momento Tuxedo Black ink so I could color her and her "baby" with Crumb Cake and Calypso Coral Stampin' Blends Markers.

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I colored the mommy's tummy with the same Light Crumb Cake Stampin' Blends Marker, then used the Color Lifter to lighten her tummy fur.

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I stamped and colored a couple more Animal Outing images and done!

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Animal Outing will be available to order on June 1st, but you'll want to order the Barn Door Bundle before May 31st so you can save 10% on the bundle pricing. After May 31st the bundle savings will go away! To place your order in my online store: http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

The “Share What You Love” Sneak Peek Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

 

Gotta have it all

Check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

Retiring discounted - Copy (2)

CM100100B

Download my Rewards Program point sheet on the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

Fuzzy


If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

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If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me: carol@carolpaynestamps.com

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

All images ©Stampin'Up!™1990-2018


Stampin' Up! Barn Door Traditional Door!

Hey there! I added a fold to the Crumb Cake barn door layer so I could adhere to the card like a traditional door.

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 The wreath framelit and the bow framelit work together!

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 I LOVE the sentiments!

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 Tear & Tape Adhesive to adhere the door!

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 Perfect!

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 I stamped the sleeping doggy from Sitting Here.

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To order from my online store: http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

Glue Dots
$5.25

The “Share What You Love” Sneak Peek Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

Gotta have it all

Check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

Retiring discounted - Copy (2)

CM100100B

Download my Rewards Program point sheet from the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

Fuzzy
If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

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If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me: carol@carolpaynestamps.com

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

All images ©Stampin'Up!™1990-2018


Stampin' Up! Barn Door Bundle!

Hey there! The Barn Door stamps and Sliding Door Framelits are carrying over to the new catalog! I've created six cards with this set, which I'm planning to share over the next few days!

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The Barn Door set contains two wreath images, the door, door handle, a sign, and three sentiments. The Sliding Door Framelits contain 15 dies to cut out everything plus a few extras!

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Both the stamps and the dies will be in the new Annual Catalog, but they won't be bundled for savings, so the best time to order is now!

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Use the supply list to order from my online store: http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

Mint Macaron card stock and ink and the Nature's Twine used on this card will be available to order on June 1st!

Glue Dots
$5.25

The “Share What You Love” Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

Gotta have it all

Be sure to check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

Retiring discounted - Copy (2)

CM100100B

Download my Rewards Program point sheet on the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

Fuzzy


If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

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If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me: carol@carolpaynestamps.com

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

All images ©Stampin'Up!™1990-2018


Stampin' Up! Alaska Achiever's Blog Hop May 2018!

Hey there! Welcome to the Alaska Achiever's Blog Hop! Our May theme is the Share What You Love Bundles!

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I've created a bunch of cards with the "Gotta Have It All Bundle" for my Share What You Love Stamp-a-Stack this weekend, but this one is just for this hop!

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I punched a Share What You Love print and Blackberry Bliss cardstock with the retired-and-sold-out 1 3/8" Circle Punch, but a 1 1/4" or 1 1/2" circle punches would work as well. I layered the circles on the Mint Macaron layer embossed with the Petal Burst folder.

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 This Share What You Love print has so many cute little mini-images in it. It was fun to pick out the ones I liked best! I added coordinating Share What You Love Artisan Pearls to a bloom on each circle. The Whisper White Polka Dot Tulle Ribbon is soooo pretty!

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 I off-set the coordinating Blackberry Bliss circle for a less structured look.

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 I punched more prints from the Share What You Love paper with a 3/4" Circle Punch to frame the Love What You Do sentiment.

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To continue on to the next blog on the hop, simply click on the name below mine in the list below. Currently you are at Carol Payne.

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Choose from three "Share What You Love" bundles when you order from my online store: http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

The “Share What You Love” Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

Gotta have it all

Be sure to check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

Retiring discounted - Copy (2)

CM100100B

Download my Rewards Program point sheet on the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

Fuzzy


If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

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If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me: carol@carolpaynestamps.com

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

All images ©Stampin'Up!™1990-2018

 


Stampin' Up! Birthday Blossoms for Mother's Day!

Hey there! Today's card is created with the soon-retiring Birthday Blossoms, but I used it to make a Mother's Day card for my Mother-in-law. I originally planned to give her the card I blogged yesterday for the Stamper's Dozen Blog Hop, but after I completed it I remembered her favorite color is purple and there wasn't a bit of purple on that card. She just turned 90, so if you like purple best, that's what you should have, right?

I used the same layout, Stitched Shapes and Layering Ovals Framelits, Pinewood Planks embossing folder, and Decorative Ribbon Border Punch, then used Mint Macaron for the card base and Blackberry Bliss for the aforementioned purple!

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"CELEBRATE you" is very appropriate for Mother's Day, don't you think? I stamped-off the blossoms once before inking the white paper, then added a rhinestone to every center for some sparkle.

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I tied the Whisper White Polka Dot Tulle ribbon in a bow. It's just so frilly-looking, and is also available in Very Vanilla! You can start ordering these ribbons on June 1st!

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Inside:

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Birthday Blossoms in retiring on May 31st, but is still available right now! Order your set from my online store:

 http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

The “Share What You Love” Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

Gotta have it all

Be sure to check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

Retiring discounted - Copy (2)

CM100100B

Download my Rewards Program point sheet on the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

Fuzzy


If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

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If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me: carol@carolpaynestamps.com

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

All images ©Stampin'Up!™1990-2018


Stamper's Dozen Blog Hop May Edition, Color Challenge!

Hey there! It's time for the hop!

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Our May theme is a color challenge!

Flirty Flamingo is a retiring In Color, BUT it's not really retiring, it's returning as a member of the BRIGHTS collection in the NEW Annual Catalog!

Marina Mist IS RETIRING. Order your card stock and ink NOW before it sells out!

Old Olive is NOT retiring, BUT it is flipping from the BRIGHTS over to the REGALS collection in the New Annual Catalog!

I used the soon-coming Rooted In Nature greeting. I love embossing Sahara Sand with the Pinewood Planks Dyamic Textured Impressions folder. It looks kind of like "shiplap"!

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I punched Old Olive with the Leaf Punch, cut a scalloped oval with a Layering Oval Framelit to put behind the Stitched Shapes framelit-cut greeting. I also added a strip of Old Olive punched with the Decorative Ribbon Border Punch.

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I added pops of Flirty Flamingo cut with Seasonal Layers Thinlets.

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I stamped "HAPPY" with a sentiment from Sunshine Sayings, then stamped "Mother's Day!" with Make a Difference; part of the May Share What You Love Bundles Sneak Peek you can only order this month!

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Order a bundle from my online store: http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

The “Share What You Love” Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

Gotta have it all

Be sure to check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

Retiring discounted - Copy (2)

 

CM100100B

Download my Rewards Program point sheet on the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

Fuzzy
If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

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If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me:
carol@carolpaynestamps.com

 

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

 

All images ©Stampin'Up!™1990-2018

 

 


Stampin' Up! Share What You Love, the Best For Last!

Hey there! We had a lovely Mother's Day yesterday. Everyone was here, at least for a little while, and after lunch we had a long, lazy afternoon. With the 9 grandbabies it was actually action-packed with lots of sandbox time! A GREAT DAY!

Today I'm sharing the last card I created for my "Share What You Love" Stamp-a-Stack, which is  this coming Saturday at my house. We will be making 10 different cards for $25 or free with a $50 Stampin' Up! product order.

I love ALL of the prints in the Share What You Love Specialty Designer Paper pack, but this print is my favorite!

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I punched the sentiment with the 1 3/4" Circle Punch and then layered it on a Starburst circle punched from Basic Black. I accented the greeting with Artisan Pearls, which are included in the "A Little More" and "Gotta Have  It All" Bundles, which are exclusively only available this month!

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I'm purposely leaving the inside blank so it can be an all-purpose card for just about any occasion!

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This evening the Stamper's Dozen Blog Hop begins at 9 p.m. Be sure to come by tonight or tomorrow to take our Color Challenge Hop!

Use this link to order from my online store: http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

The “Share What You Love” Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

Gotta have it all

Be sure to check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

Retiring discounted - Copy (2)

CM100100B

Download my Rewards Program point sheet on the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

Fuzzy


If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

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If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me: carol@carolpaynestamps.com

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

All images ©Stampin'Up!™1990-2018


Stampin' Up! Happy Mother's Day Sunday Swap Day May 14th

Hey there! Everyone will be coming to our house for lunch today for Mother's Day! I can hardly wait!

I have a bunch of butterfly-themed swaps to share with you today, starting with Tandra Boyer's gold heat-embossed Beautiful Day on Watercolor Paper:

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These Tutti-frutti Adhesive-backed Sequins and Glitter & Clear Epoxy Shapes are retiring. Be sure to check those out in my online store because one of them is discounted!

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Next, Tamie Ackerson created a Pop-thru card with the Retiring-but-sold-out Butterflies Thinlets and Retiring-but-not-yet-sold-out Bold Butterflies Framelits:

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She layered a small vellum butterfly over the Old Olive/Whisper White wings, then tied with Linen Thread.

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The butterfly pops through the Classic Label-punched slot. The greetings are from carrying-over Better Together.

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The artist of this card also used the sold-out Butterflies Thinlets and sold out Fluttering Textured Impressions Folder, but the greeting from Picture Perfect Birthday is NOT retiring.

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Finally, Mary Lang used retiring-but-not-sold out Bold Butterfly Framelits with the retiring You've Got This stamps. She used a scallop template to sponge blue ink to create clouds, and punched the bottom edge with the Decorative Ribbon Border Punch.

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Use this link to place your order in my online store: http://bit.ly/shopwithCarolPayneStamps using May Host Code: QMF3XVUA

The “Share What You Love” Promotion is going on right now with FOUR bundles of products to choose from!

Just getting started

Gotta have it all

Be sure to check out the Retiring Annual and Occasions Catalog products and Clearance Rack:

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CM100100B

Download my Rewards Program point sheet on the sidebar! Collect points with online orders to earn free stamps!

Fuzzy


If your order is $150, no code needed. YOU’RE THE HOST to choose free Stampin’ Rewards! You’ll still accrue points toward free stamps!

ALL online orders of any amount receive an unsigned thank you card ready to mail to a friend!

My May Online Ordering Gift: Place an order of at least $30 in my Online Store, receive these 3 Make & Take Packets, with instructions for free!

Stampin_up_May_online_ordering_gift_carolpaynestamps

If you prefer, call or a text me to order: 618-237-6281
Email me: carol@carolpaynestamps.com

Until tomorrow, have a Stampingrox! day!

All images ©Stampin'Up!™1990-2018