Stampin’ Up! Year-End Closeout & Carryover Lists

Anna’ Stampin’ Cave – Year-End Closeout & Carryover Lists

Stampin’ Up!’s Year-End Closeout sale is here! Some products are leaving for good, some will come back in future catalogues next year, and some are discontinued. So, if you have a list of things you’ve been wanting to order, now is the time! Some products will sell out before the end of the Autumn/Winter Catalogue sale period!

Retiring Favourites

Click the banner above to check all of the amazing products that are going away. Grab your favourites while you can.

But just to clarify. Each bundle from the Autumn/Winter catalogue is being retired. Or I should rather say their item numbers are retiring at the end of the catalogue period. It means that the bundled pricing is going away, not the components of the bundle themselves (like Harvest Hellos Bundle or Still Scenes Bundle).

Discounted Products

Click the banner above and save big on a selection of surplus items from Autumn/Winter catalogue: stamp sets, punches, ribbons etc. But remember: they are available while supplies last!

Download the retiring and surplus items from the Autumn/Winter catalogue below:

Carryover Items

Click the banner above to check (most of) the items that are carrying over to the next catalogue. One thing to notice is that if products that are part of a bundle are carrying over, the bundle price will NOT. So if there is a bundle you’ve been wanting, it would make sense to buy it at the discounted bundle price now instead of the full price later.

Download the carryover list so you know which items will be carrying over into future publications, below:


New Catalogues are Coming!

Stampin’ Up! demonstrators can pre-order from the upcoming January – June 2020 Mini Catalogue and start earning Sale-a-Bration items from yesterday.

I’ll be ordering catalogues and Sale-a-Bration brochures this week, for all of my current customers. If you would like to receive a copy of the new catalogue (and aren’t a current customer), please place an order today.

Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed day,


It’s a new month and it means new tutorials and gifts. But first thing first: the code.

Use this code while shopping to receive my special gifts!

  1. For every order of minimum £25 (before shipping) you will receive from me these amazing Exclusive PDF Tutorials
  2. For every order of £75 + (before shipping) you will receive from me, for free, Exclusive PDF Tutorials Bundle and a pack of Champagne Rhinestone Basic Jewels!

These are a BRAND NEW product from the upcoming January-June 2020 Mini Catalogue (the former Spring-Summer catalogue).

How it works –

  • Place a product order of £25 or more (excl.shipping) in my online store in the month of December. 
  • Add Host Code SP39KBER  To claim your reward – either just the Exclusive PDF Tutorials or FREE products – you must include this code in your ordering process.
  • This December’s Special will be applied to all qualifying orders placed through my shop using Host Code SP39KBER between 1 – 31 December.
  • If your order is £150 or more please do not use Host Code. You will earn your own Host Rewards to spend.
  • IMPORTANT:  My FREE Monthly Special Host Gift will be mailed separately from any order and will arrive mid-January.
  • PDF’s will include the photos of the finished projects, a list of products used and step by step instructions.

Double Layer Stamping With Painted Seasons Stamp Set

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Painted Seasons Stamp Set double layer stamping technique, Coastal Cabana, Soft Sea Foam, So Saffron

Hello everyone! Long time no see, hey?

I’ve been MIA due to multiple sclerosis (that’s a surprise, right hahaha). I had a major MS relapse two months ago when I lost control over my body, or I should rather say over the right-hand side of my body. I couldn’t walk, write (I am right-handed) or brush my teeth. Thank God for hubby and electric toothbrushes! I didn’t even feel my right cheek, seriously.

After a few series of steroids (5 days) and time, time and more time, I can finally do most of the things on my own. Maybe except walking outside – still need hubby’s hand in that matter. But I can finally create! Woohoo! I so missed my inks and stamps. And I have some serious delays in sending customers ‘thank yous’. In sorting ATM!

There’s one thing that MS has thought me for sure: PATIENCE!

I know it’s with a slight delay, as Sale-a-bration just ended. But I really wanted to share with you these two beauties I created using a free stamp set from SAB exclusive Painted Seasons Bundle.

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Painted Seasons Stamp Set double layer stamping technique

How cute are these, right? And so easy to make. Both are created with a double layer stamping technique and involved some fussy-cutting.

First, I prepared my Very Vanilla double layers and stamped them with my chosen ink pads: Poppy Parade with Pear Pizzazz for a floral card, and Coastal Cabana, Soft Sea Foam and So Saffron ink pads for a succulent one.

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Painted Seasons Stamp Set double layer stamping technique with bright Poppy Parade and Pear Pizzazz

Once my double layers were stamped I mount them on to coordinating cardstock panels: Pear Pizzazz and Coastal Cabana.

Next, I adhered them to the card bases. For the floral card, I’ve used the same cardstock for a card base: Pear Pizzazz.

But for a succulent card, I decided to use Soft Sea Foam cardstock for a base instead of Coastal Cabana.

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Painted Seasons Stamp Set double layer stamping technique with Coastal Cabana blue and Soft Sea Foam pastel green

Vellum to the rescue

Because I’ve made some ‘booboos’ while stamping my panels, as my hands are not fully working yet,  I needed to ‘hide’ these. So I cut a square from vellum, briefly 4″ x 4″, cut it in half, and when assembling both cards, I adhered these vellum triangles where needed. Mistakes? What mistakes?! haha

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Painted Seasons Stamp Set double layer stamping technique with bright Poppy Parade and Pear Pizzazz

Adding more details

I took a scrap of Very Vanilla cardstock stamped few flowers, leaves and succulents in corresponding colours and fussy-cut all my florals and foliage with paper snips.  Quite easy and fun, and great exercise for my hands too.

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Painted Seasons Stamp Set double layer stamping technique with Coastal Cabana blue and Soft Sea Foam pastel green

Because the Painted Seasons Stamp Set comes with images only it opens up endless possibilities as to what sentiment stamps to use.

For my cards, I decided to use Well Said Cling Stamp Set.

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Painted Seasons Stamp Set double layer stamping technique with bright Poppy Parade and Pear Pizzazz

Assembling the cards

First, I took my vellum triangles and my fussy-cut florals and tried few arrangments before I decided where to stuck things down permanently.

I adhered vellum pieces, flush to the edges of my cards, and placed the adhesive strategically where I knew it will be covered by my fussy-cut elements.

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Painted Seasons Stamp Set double layer stamping technique with Coastal Cabana blue and Soft Sea Foam pastel green

Next, I adhered each of the elements and my sentiments, and I call it done. I have to admit, I’m quite pleased with these cards.

As always, if you wish to purchase any of the products I have used (except for Painted Seasons bundle), simply click the images below to go directly to my online store.

HOST CODE for the month of April is CD6WHE36. Use this code to receive special rewards from me.

Product List

Glue Dots

£5.00

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Save BIG! 2019 Spring Summer Catalogue & Sale-a-bration Launched Today!

Anna’ Stampin’ Cave – Save BIG! 2019 Spring Summer Catalogue & Sale-a-bration Launched Today!

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Stampin' Up! Spring Summer Catalogue 2019

It’s the most fun time of a year in Stampin’ Up! The brand new Spring Summer Catalogue launched today, with oodles of amazing new products! Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Easter, weddings, birthdays, florals, we’ve got you covered!

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Stampin' Up! Spring Summer Catalogue 2019 PDF
click HERE to download your FREE copy

I have been blown away with the new offering and I’m positive you’re gonna LOVE it too.


Sale-a-bration, Jan 3 – March 31

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Stampin' Up! SAB 2019 Brochure PDF
click HERE to download your FREE copy

Want to make the most of the Sale-a-bration offering?! Keep on reading.

Anna' Stampin' Cave Sale-a-bration 2019 shop

For every £45 you spend in my Stampin’ Up! store, you will earn one product from Sale-a-bration brochure. For FREE!! How cool is that?!

But wait a minute! Announced last year, two reward levels are back and it allows everyone to create a personalised Sale-A-Bration experience.

When you spend £45 you earn one free level 1 product. Spend £90 and earn one free level 2 product or two level 1 items. But spend £135 and earn either three free level 1 products or one free level 1 product and one free level 2 product. And so on…

Anna' Stampin' Cave Sale-a-bration 2019 host

Shop BIG or host a party and earn additional Stampin’ Rewards. For example: place an order for £200 and receive £40 in Stampin’ Rewards!

Anna' Stampin' Cave additional Stampin' Rewards

Anna' Stampin' Cave Sale-a-bration 2019 join my crew

Sale-a-bration is no doubt, the best time to join Stampin’ Up!’s family of demonstrators. And this year there are two ways to purchase the Starter Kit and join Stampin’ Up!

Option 1: Get £170 worth of Stampin’ Up! products for just £99. That’s a whopping £71 of FREE product

Option 2: Get £170 worth of Stampin’ Up! products + the exclusive Craft & Carry Tote (valued at £47) for just £125! You will love this bag.

Why not test-drive demonstrator discounts and benefits?

There’s no risk to join, there’s no penalty to drop and you get to keep all of the products:

  • build your Starter Kit your way: choose your favourite products: stamp sets, tools, bundles, etc up to £170 (that’s £71 of free product)
  • starter kit ships FREE
  • enjoy a discount of 20% or more until at least 31 July 2019
  • there’s no obligation to sell, run classes or workshops, and you can be your own best customer
  • there’s no obligation to purchase anything beyond the starter kit

I welcome demonstrators from Austria, France, Germany, Netherlands and United Kingdom. Either you want to build a business or just want to be a hobby demonstrator, I would love to have you to our team.

Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed day,


Don’t forget to check

Earn Stampin' Up! Dot to Dot Textured Impressions Embossing Folder for free with Anna' Stampin' Cave

HOST CODE for the month of January is 4SVKJFWC

All orders of £75+ (excl.p&p) will receive from me:

  1. A brand new Dot To Dot Textured Impressions Embossing Folder 
  2. Exclusive PDF Tutorials – bundle for the month of January
  3. A beautiful handcrafted card with envelope

How it works –

  • Place a product order of £75 or more (excl. shipping) in my online store in the month of January. 
  • Add Host Code 4SVKJFWC  To claim your reward you must include this code in your ordering process.
  • This January Special will be applied to all qualifying orders placed through my shop using Host Code 4SVKJFWC between 1 – 31 January.
  • If your order is £150 or more please do not use Host Code. You will earn your own Host Rewards to spend.
  • IMPORTANT:  My FREE Monthly Special Host Gift is mailed separately from any order and will arrive mid-February
  • PDF’s will include the photos of the finished cards, a list of products used and step by step instructions.

HOW TO USE HOST CODE

How to use HOST CODE

 

Online Extravaganza Begins NOW!

Anna’ Stampin’ Cave – Online Extravaganza Begins NOW!

PROMOTION DETAILS

Online Extravaganza will run for six days. During this time, we’ll be throwing three, 48-hour sales featuring a selection of products from the 2018–2019 annual catalogue—all at 10% off! Each 48-hour sale will feature two product categories (e.g., paper, stamps, ink, etc.). When one sale ends, the next sale begins; this cycle will continue until Online Extravaganza is over. By the end, nearly every item from the annual catalogue will have been on sale!

WE ARE kicking things off with our first two-day sale: Paper & Embellishments:

PAPER & EMBELLISHMENTS – 23-24 November

  • Bags
  • Brads and Buttons
  • Cards and Envelopes
  • Cardstock
  • Designer Series Paper
  • Embossing material
  • Glitter
  • Ribbons
  • Twine
  • Specialty Paper
  • Tags
  • Washi TapeOrdering Deadlines
    • Phone: 23 November, 15:00 (CET)/14:00 (GMT)
    • OEX/Online: 24 November, 23:50 (CET)/22:50 (GMT)

STAMPS & KITS – 25-26 November

  • Stamp sets (clear-mount, wood-mount, and photopolymer)
  • Project kits
  • Card kits
  • Kit refills
  • Memories & More
  • Punch box kitsOrdering Deadlines
    • Phone: 26 November, 17:30 (CET)/16:30 (GMT)
    • OEX/Online: 26 November, 23:50 (CET)/22:50 (GMT)

TOOLS & INK – 27-28 November

  • Adhesives
  • Applicators
  • Cleaners
  • Cutting tools
  • Embossing folders
  • Framelits and Thinlits
  • Ink Pads
  • Ink refills
  • Markers
  • Punches
  • Scoring Tools
  • Stamp blocks and casesOrdering Deadlines
    • Phone: 28 November, 17:30 (CET)/16:30 (GMT)
    • OEX/Online: 28 November, 23:50 (CET)/22:50 (GMT)

If you would like to see the full selection of discounted items during each 48-hour sale, please visit our online store.

Each sale will be given its own category, which will contain all available discounted items for that particular 48-hour sale.


ADDITIONAL DETAILS

  • All order types qualify for this promotion. Includes customer, workshop, and online orders.
  • Promotion includes items from the 2018–2019 annual catalogue only.
  • While discounts will be available for most items, some exclusions apply. These non-discounted items include—but are not limited to—the following products:
    • Host stamp sets
    • Big Shot
    • Stamparatus
    • Bundles will not receive additional discounts during this promotion.
  • Item quantities are limited.
    • Depending on inventory levels, discounted pricing may or may not be available for items featured in the promotion throughout the entirety of each 48-hour sale.
    • Discounted items may be turned off if their supply reaches a pre-determined threshold. We have set up each 48-hour sale this way so we are able to continue supporting you and your customers through the life of the annual catalogue.
    • If an item is turned off during a 48-hour sale, it will be made available again at its regular price within 36-hours of its 48-hour sale ending.
  • Discounted pricing for items featured in this promotion will be available only during each allotted 48-hour sales period.

When shopping don’t forget to use Host Code 326DJQHJ to receive Special Gift from me – check the details below.

Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed day,


Don’t forget to check:

HOST CODE for the month of November is 326DJQHJ. Use this code to receive special rewards from me:

  • Every order using Host Code win an Exclusive PDF Tutorials.
  • All orders of £50-£99 will also receive from me, for FREE, a brand new pack of Metallic Brads
  • All orders of £100+ will receive, for FREE a Take Your Pick Tool!!

Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop – Guest Designer

Anna’ Stampin’ Cave – Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hope – Guest Designer

Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop TEAMWORK

Oh my!! I’m so thrilled, and still can’t believe it: I’ve been asked to join absolutely amazing artists from the Creating Kindness Design Team in their November Blog Hop as a guest designer.

Our theme this month is TEAMWORK. Teamwork can go many ways and I decided to team up a few products:

  • Animal Outing Bundle with super fun and elegant Tropical Escape DSP. I think they are a perfect fit!
  • I also teamed up Stampin’ Write Markers with an Aqua Painter & acrylic block for a controlled water colouring.

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop. Animal Outing Bundle with Tropical Escape DSP from Stampin' Up!

Wild About You card dimensions:

  • Shaded Spruce cardstock: 11-6/8″ x 4-1/8″ scored in half at 5-7/8″ & cut the bottom of the card front for the extra panel at 3″ x 4-1/8″
  • Whisper White reg. cardstock: 4″ x 5-6/8″ panel for the inside; for the mats: 2-5/8″ x 4″, 2-7/8″ x 4″ and for the sentiment a rectangle 3-6/8″ x 2-5/8″
  • Tropical Escape DSP for the mats (leafy/foliage design): 2-9/16″ x 3-7/8″ and 3-15/16″ x 2-6/8″
  • Watercolour Paper for stamping critters

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop. Animal Outing Bundle with Tropical Escape DSP from Stampin' Up!

Watercolouring

For my card, I decided to use two images: an utterly cute rhino and a branch with an equally adorable tree frog. I stamped the branch twice to use one for the inside of my card.

I stamped all my images onto watercolour paper using black Stazon Ink.  Watercolour paper has a quite porous surface, so Stamparatus came with help to make sure all the images were stamped perfectly.

TIP: Stazon is the best ink to work with water/watercolour.

I watercolour all my critters using an aqua painter and Stampin’ Write Markers. I simply scribbled some colour onto an acrylic block and using it as a palette I picked the ink with an Aqua Painter. I love to watercolour and with this technique, there’s nearly no waste.

Colours I’ve used:

  • Rhino: Smoky Slate, Gray Granite and Basic Gray
  • the bird: Bermuda Bay, Pacific Point, Pumpkin Pie and Daffodil Delight
  • branches with frog:  Soft Suede, Early Espresso, Old Olive and Granny Apple Green

When all critters were to thoroughly dry, I die-cut them with coordinating dies from Animal Friends Thinlits Dies.

How-to: Partial die-cutting

For the large stitched rectangle I’ve used the largest square from the Stitched Shapes Framelits Dies and a partial die-cutting. You can find it explained here.

I stamped the sentiment in the top left corner of my die-cut rectangle. For the ease, I’ve used Black Memento Ink and Stamparatus. Why? Well, who else would want to mess up the stamping at this point?! lol

Anna' Stampin' Cave - Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop. Animal Outing Bundle with Tropical Escape DSP from Stampin' Up!

I assembled the card laying all mats together with the liquid glue. Also, my tree frogs on branches I adhered with liquid glue: one inside of the card and one just above the rhino on the front. And the rhino is the star of the card! I raised him with dimensionals in the centre of the front panel.

And that’s it from me for today. I hope you’ve enjoyed visiting my blog and that you like the card I created? I would love to hear your thoughts.

Below is the list of the fantastic Creating Kindness Team who organized this hop. So please, jump on and check all the fantastic inspiration. Honestly, you don’t want to miss it!

The next on the hop is amazingly talented Jenny Hall!! To visit her blog click the button below or just use the list!


As always, if you wish to purchase any of the products I have used, simply click the images below to go directly to my online store.

HOST CODE for the month of November is 326DJQHJ. Use this code to receive special rewards from me.


Product List

Aqua Painters

£16.00

Stamparatus

£46.00

Big Shot

£102.00

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Anna' Stampin' Cave - Creating Kindness Design Team Blog Hop. Animal Outing Bundle with Tropical Escape DSP from Stampin' Up!