Saturday, December 30, 2017

Paper & More Share - Pre-order by Tuesday Jan 2

You gotta love a good share of products???
Right?!!




Email me at nicern1@gmail.com to get the details on the purchase.



The Designer Series Paper (DSP) 
 all double sided 6" x 6" sheets
From left to right in the pictures above
  • Petal Passion DSP 12 sheets
  • True Gentleman DSP 12 sheets
  • Sweet Soiree 12 sheets, 6 with foil accents
  • Glimmer Paper 6 sheets
  • Picture Perfect Party DSP 24 sheets 
  • Painted with Love DSP 12 sheets, 6 with foil accents
  • Bubble & Fizz DSP 12 sheets FREE (Sale-a-bration Item)
  • Myths & Magic DSP 12 sheets, 6 with glimmer accents
  • Tutti Frutti DSP 24 sheets (not shown as somehow I didn't order in preorder...GASP)
 
The Accessories, ribbon and boxes OH MY!
  • Tutti Frutti Cards and Envelopes 4 Total - 1 in each color FREE (Sale-a-bration Item)
  • Birthday Mini Binder Clips 8 total - 2 each of 4 colors (not shown as somehow I didn't order in preorder...GASP again!)
  • Berry Burst Metallic Edge Ribbon 1 yard
  • Silver Bakers Twine 1 spool
  • Silver Mini Gable boxes - 2
  • Mini Embroidery Hoops 2 Total - 1 in each size
  • Love Mini Tinsel Trim 1 yard in gold and 1 yard in Powder Pink
  • Whisper White Narrow Note Cards and Envelopes - 5 each
  • Whisper White Organza Ribbon 1 yard
  • Petal Passion Embellishments 6 total - 3 of each design
  • Tutti Frutti Adhesive backed Sequins 50 total - 10 of each color
  • Lemon Lime Twist 3/8" mini striped ribbon 1 yard
  • True Gentleman buttons 6 total - 2 of each
  • Night of Navy Corduroy Ribbon 1 yard
  • Shimmer Ribbon Pack 3 yards total - 1 yard of each FREE (Sale-a-bration Item)
  • Glitter & Clear Epoxy shapes 44 total - 22 clear and 22 glitter

Monday, December 25, 2017

12th day of 12 Days of Christmas :) w/bonus :)

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 12 -

Merry Christmas All


It's been a very fun 12 days of Christmas everyone :) I hope that you've had fun. I hope that you've won something :) 


We have had an unexpected  White Christmas. Pretty snowy and icy and required me to go about 20mph on the freeway, but we made it home from my sister's house :) Just above is Sara and her cousin Kylie out in the snow for a quick picture. 




Today's prize is a conglomeration of things....just some fun accents and ribbon. :) 

To enter to win tell me what you have for Christmas Eve or Christmas dinner. Last night we had a nice prime rib dinner and of course lots of goodies that I made. 

Thank you again so much for participating. I really appreciate it. 
I have decided to do one more giveaway :) 
WHAT????
Yep it's true. An additional giveaway
What is it?
Well....


The Climbing Orchid Bundle.
What do you have to do to enter? 
Absolutely nothing. You've already done it for the last 12 days. For every comment you've made in trying to win each daily prize, I will also enter your name into this prize. So if you entered all 12 times...then you have 12 entries into this Giveaway. :) 

The new catalog ordering starts January 3rd. Make sure you are getting my newsletter and goodies. Request below.
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Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.


The winner of the Clear Blocks on the 11th Day of Christmas is...Kim Miller!!!!  I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Kim!!!


Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Day 11 of 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 11 -

Oh what a fun night was had last night with my mom :) My husband and I took her out to dinner and then gambled a little. Nope we didn't win anything, but it was still fun to be together. 


Today you will win...
2 clear blocks - Sizes E & G

To enter to win tell me if you are super excited about one of the gifts that you bought for your family or friends this year. I have a couple that I'm excited about for my family, but I won't say what they are...but they are all wrapped the same ;) 
Gotta love the 1/2 size Stamp Cases


I'm also pretty excited about the calendar that I put together for my mom :) She will love it I know. Each month is a different scrapbook page :) 



The new catalog ordering starts January 3rd. Make sure you are getting my newsletter and goodies. Request below.
Request my Newsletter by clicking here
Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.


Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days until Christmas to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 

The winner of the Tasty Treats 10th Day of Christmas is...Kathy Beemer!!!!  I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Kathy!!!
I think Kathy has won 3 times now....way to keep entering.
You gotta comment to win :) 

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Day 10 of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 10 -
We had such a fun night last night. Sara made a gingerbread house with her friend, then we went out to dinner, coffee, then off to the Raceway to see the lights. It was lovely. It was a great family evening with lots of giggles and laughs.







Today you will win...
a Sale-a-Bration set from last year
"Tasty Treats"
This was a big hit last year.

To enter to win tell me what you have left to accomplish for Christmas or are you all done? 

The new catalog ordering starts January 3rd. Make sure you are getting my newsletter and goodies. Request below.
Request my Newsletter by clicking here
Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.


Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days until Christmas to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 


The winner of the Snowflakes and Paper Piercer from the 9th Day of Christmas is...Elizabeth Fuller!!!!  I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Elizabeth!!!
There are just 3 days left(but 4 giveaways)....will you be winning???
You gotta comment to win :) 

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Friday, December 22, 2017

Day 9 of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 9 -

Christmas is getting closer. I'm feeling the time crunch....are you? 
Tonight I decided we would take a break, do gingerbread houses and go drive through the Raceway that is decorated with lights. :) Going to take Sara and her friend along too and my hubby of course. 



Today you will win...
a Paper Piercer and a set of the snowflakes. I've seen great things with the snowflakes that are not Christmas related at all, they are quite versatile. And the paper piercer is great for many things especially helping with small pieces like embellishments. 


To enter to win this tell me what is your top Christmas movie...you can pick a couple if you need to....because I certainly can't pick just one ;)
My favorites are "Elf" and "The Family Man" along with some classics "It's A Wonderful Life" and "Miracle on 34th Street"

The new catalog ordering starts January 3rd. Make sure you are getting my newsletter and goodies. Request below.
Request my Newsletter by clicking here
Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.


Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days until Christmas to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 


The winner of Pizza boxes from the 8th Day of Christmas is...Elaine Goh!!!!  I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Elaine!!!
There are just 3 days left(but 4 giveaways)....will you be winning???
You gotta comment to win :) 

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Day 8 of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 8 -

I have to say I'm pretty proud that I have been able to get these posts done each morning. I am determined to get all of this done and to get all my Christmas gifts made and wrapped ;)

Today you will win...
1 pack of the pizza boxes and one of these cute treat boxes I made with them :) 
These boxes are so versatile. I even had another demonstrator make an ornament with one. They are just awesome little boxes. The good news is they are going to carry over past the holidays! Woohooo!!!




To enter to win this tell me if you do any special Christmas activities. Around the Portland, OR area there is the Zoo lights, Portland International Race way is all lit up and you can drive through it, the Grotto is all lit up to walk through....there are lots of fun things. 
This year...I haven't done any :( 
I've been so busy.
I still have time though :) Maybe I can fit something in on Friday or Saturday night. 

I'm thinking that for those of you who subscribe to my newsletter, you should be getting your catalogs today or tomorrow. Just in time for browsing during the Christmas holidays. 

Make sure you are getting my newsletter and goodies. Request below.
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Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.

If you didn't already see....the Clearance Rack has exploded with additional items so click below to check it out :) 
 CLEARANCE RACK CLICK HERE
Click HERE to see the Clearance Rack

Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days until Christmas to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 



The winner of the Rose Wonder Stamp Set from the 7th Day of Christmas is...Babe O'Mara!!!! Babe, you wanting a gift must have reached the Wheel Decide spinner angels. :) I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Babe!!!
There are just 4 days left(but 5 giveaways)....will you be winning???
You gotta comment to win :) 

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Day 7 of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 7 -

Are you guys having fun yet????
I love giving stuff away to you all, so I'm having a great time. 
Merrrrry Christmas

Today you will win...
The "Rose Wonder" Stamp Set. I love this set because it has all the sentiments you need. 
Birthday, Thank you, Wedding, Sympathy & Friendship. 
The other thing I love is that there is a sentiment for the front of the card with a matching sentiment for inside the card. LOVE IT!!!



To enter to win this tell me one thing you are hoping to get for Christmas. Me...well I'm hoping for some new lipsticks :) 



Request my Newsletter by clicking here
Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.

If you didn't already see....the Clearance Rack has exploded with additional items so click below to check it out :) 
 CLEARANCE RACK CLICK HERE
Click HERE to see the Clearance Rack

Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days until Christmas to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 



The winner of the new gable boxes from the 6th Day of Christmas is...Monica Talbott!!!! I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Monica!!!
There are just 5 days left....will you be winning???
You gotta comment to win :) 

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Day 6 of the 12 days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 6 -


Today you will win...
The Silver Mini Gable Boxes that are in the new Occasions Catalog for 2018. 
The pack comes with 12 boxes. A great way to wrap gifts.


To enter to win this tell me at Christmas do you exchange names or buy for everyone or just the kids. What does your family do? 
This year in the extended family, we bought for just the nieces and nephews, no adult gifts this year. 

The new Occasions and Sale-a-bration catalogs were sent out yesterday to all those who receive my newsletter ;)
I know that everyone is busy so feel free to set the package aside until after Christmas when you can sit down and enjoy browsing. 

Request my Newsletter by clicking here
Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.

If you didn't already see....the Clearance Rack has exploded with additional items so click below to check it out :) 
 CLEARANCE RACK CLICK HERE
Click HERE to see the Clearance Rack

Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days until Christmas to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 



The winner of the 4 pack of cards from the 5th Day of Christmas is...Kathy Beemer!!!! I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Kathy - you are proof you can win more than once and there's lots of days left!!!!

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Monday, December 18, 2017

Day 5 of the 12 days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 5 -

Today you will win...
A 4-pack set of cards made by me. 
Cards that you can give to someone that you are thankful for :) 


To enter to win this tell me what type of card you give out most. Is it Thank you Cards? or Birthday Cards or other Celebration? I find that I give out mostly Thank you cards. That means I have a lot to be thankful for....that's a good thing :)

Thank you for all the treat ideas. I'll be adding something new to my Christmas collection this year :) I'll keep you all in the know.




Remember the new Occasions and Sale-a-bration catalogs are being sent out today to all those who receive my newsletter ;)
Little treats added to your catalogs :) 


Request my Newsletter by clicking here
Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.

Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days until Christmas to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 


The winner of the Party Pandas Sale-a-bration set  from the 4th Day of Christmas is...Monica Talbott!!!! I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Monica!!!!

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Day 4 of the 12 days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 4 -

Today you will win...
Party Panda's 2018 Sale-a-bration Stamp Set
Think of all the cute things you can make with these! They are definitely a hit among all. 



To enter to win this tell me what your favorite Christmas goodie is. :) I love making treats at Christmas...well all the time really. 
When I go to any gathering or family get together, I'm always the one who brings the desserts. That is definitely my specialty. 
At Christmas I usually make fudge, rocky road and pecan bars....but wondering if there is something delicious and new we need to try. 
This is not my picture. This was pulled from "Living on Cookies"


Remember the new Occasions and Sale-a-bration catalogs are being sent out Monday to all those who receive my newsletter ;)

Request my Newsletter by clicking here
Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.


Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days until Christmas to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 

The winner of the Treat Bag Sets from the 3rd Day of Christmas is....Kim Miller!!!! I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Kim!!!!

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Day 3 of the 12 days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 3 -

Today you will win...
3 pack of different sized gift bags :) 
Think of all the goodies you can make with these!


To enter to win this Giveaway tell me in a comment below if you craft alone or do you do it with friends. :) 

Another fun way to give gift cards or gifts is by decorating our 1/2 wide stamp cases. 
I used "Icing on the Cake" to make this adorable birthday cake to put treats and a gift card in. 


See how I did it here in this simple step by step video :) 



Also the new Occasions and Sale-a-bration catalogs are being sent out Monday to all those who receive my newsletter ;)

Request my Newsletter by clicking here
Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.


Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days until Christmas to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 

The winner of the Adhesive Set from the 2nd Day of Christmas is....Elaine Goh!!!! I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Elaine!!!!

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Friday, December 15, 2017

Day 2 of the 12 days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 2 -

Today you will win...
Dimensionals!!!! Regular and mini size pack
& some Fast Fuse. What an awesome group of adhesives!!!

Paper Pumpkin is such a fun surprise every month. 
What is Paper Pumpkin? 
It's a monthly subscription box that is a surprise each month. 
It's like a little gift to yourself. When you open it up, everything is even wrapped in pretty folded tissue paper. 


 This year October and November's kit paired together. One kit with treat holders and the other with shaker cards. I have made them to give to my husband's coworkers. I'm sure they will love them. 

Here is a video on putting the shaker cards together...a special request from a friend


To enter to win make a comment on the blog post and tell me if you already subscribe to Paper Pumpkin and what you think you would like about it if you did order it. 

For the rest of December if you sign up for Paper Pumpkin at my site by clicking HERE you will get to choose any 1 of the Memory & More card packs as a gift from me shown below. 



Also the new Occasions and Sale-a-bration catalogs are being sent out Monday to all those who receive my newsletter ;)

Request my Newsletter by clicking here
Giveaways and Newsletters are for customers and not intended for other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. I hope that you understand.


Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 

The winner of the Dare to Dream Stamp Set from the 1st Day of Christmas is....Kathy Beemer!!!! I will be sending out all of the items the day after Christmas once all names have been drawn :) Congratulations Kathy!!!!

Happy Crafting


~Nicole

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Day 1 Giveaway of the 12 Days of Christmas

12 Days of Christmas
- DAY 1 -

Dare to Dream Hostess Stamp Set

This set is normally only available after spending $150 retail and using Stampin' Rewards. 



Such a wonderful simple set, yet so versatile. 

To enter to win make a comment on the blog post and tell me if you already get my newsletter or that you would like to get my monthly newsletter. 
This is something that I do personally. This newsletter is not something from Stampin' Up!, but something extra from me. 


Also the new Occasions and Sale-a-bration catalogs are being sent out Monday to all those who receive my newsletter ;)


Don't forget to come back each day for the next 12 days to see if you've won anything and to see what is coming up next. 

Happy Crafting
~Nicole

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Dare to Dream & details for 12 days of Giveaways :)

Dare to Dream Hostess Set
-Simple & fun card-
as well as details about upcoming giveaways!


12 Days of Giveaways
I will be starting my 12 days of Christmas on 
Thursday December 14th 

What does that mean?

Well...that means 12 days of giveaways everything from stamp sets to markers to designer series paper to ribbon and then some more ;)
I'll even be having some live shows and demos during that time.
The live shows will be on my Facebook page here

Each day starting December 14th I will post the giveaway and how to be entered. 

I hope you get to have as much fun as I do. 
I love giving stuff away to you all. 
(The 12 days of Christmas is only for customers and not fellow Stampin' Up! demonstrators)

Sara and I also got our nails done to be most beautiful for the holiday...and yes we are twins ;)



The new Occasions and Sale-a-bration Catalogs are just around the corner. 
Make sure you are subscribed to my newsletter to get my additional giveaways - above what Stampin' Up! gives you.
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Stay tuned also to see some different layouts for the calendar that I am putting together for my mom for Christmas. She looks forward to a new one every year. 
Stamping is so fun, because it's not just about cards...it's about all sorts of crafts. 

Don't forget to stay tuned to get some upcoming giveways!

Happy Crafting
~Nicole