The Hostess Opportunity!

 

I have a few things to share with you--several Christmas swaps below...

 

AND some info!

 

 

I started with this yesterday:

Are you aware...(cuz I tend to forget to share this) when you are hostess, you can choose to use your host rewards toward buying a Starter Kit to be on my Dazzling Demos team??? During SAB that's an even MORE exciting opportunity!! 

 

FIRST, DOES EVERYONE KNOW WHAT SAB IS???

  • It's short for Sale-a-Bration.
  • Sale-a-Bration (SAB) = a sale Stampin' Up! has every year, January thru March (exact dates this year are 1/3/19 - 3/31/19)
  • There's a small, special brochure with exclusive products available during that time.
  • Those exclusive products CAN ONLY BE EARNED with your purchase.
  • CUSTOMERS: With every $50 you order, you get to choose 1 item, OR there are a couple larger items available with a $100 order. There is no limit to the number of free items you earn. [ie: $200 earns 4 (50) items or 2 (100) items or a combo of that.]
  • HOSTESSES: When you have at least a $250 workshop (or book party), you earn an additional $25 of free product besides your normal host rewards. [normal $250 workshop would earn $25; during SAB it earns $50]
  • NEW DEMONSTRATORS: Get to choose an extra $50 of product for their Starter Kit and this year they have the option of adding the Craft & Carry Tote!

 

 

1) So let's START again with: the Starter Kit is $99 + tax (no shipping!!)

  • During SAB (1/3/19 - 3/31/19) you also have the option of spending $129 instead and getting the Craft & Carry Tote, too! (If you do it now, it's $50 and comes out of your kit product choices.)

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2) You get to choose $125 of product regularly + you receive business supplies and a Paper Pumpkin Kit!

  • During SAB you get to choose $175 of product instead! (still $99 or $129 kit and no shipping)
  • Yay!! Join my Dazzling Demos Team!!!

 

 

3) Here are a few examples of how you could use your host rewards. While I'm just giving SAB examples, the opportunity applies ALL YEAR LONG, but it is greatly expanded during SAB--greater customer spending (so larger workshop), greater hostess benefits (with at least a $250 workshop) and greater value added to the Starter Kit:

  • $300 workshop/book party: earns $36 + $25 SAB bonus = $61 host rewards
    • apply them completely** toward your $129 Starter Kit, and pay $68 + tax
    • choose $175 of product + get the Craft & Carry Tote!
  • $450 workshop/book party: earns $63 + $25 SAB bonus = $88 host rewards
    • apply them completely** toward your $99 Starter Kit, and pay $11 + tax
    • choose $175 of product!
    • PLUS you still get to choose your half off item
  • $600 workshop/book party: earns $96 + $25 SAB bonus = $121 host rewards
    • apply them completely** toward your $129 Starter Kit, and pay $8 + tax
    • choose $175 of product + get the Craft & Carry Tote!
    • PLUS you still get to choose your half off item

 

Oooo!! I LIKE that LAST scenario A LOT!!!

 

**All my examples apply the full hostess benefits to the Starter Kit, BUT you can apply any part of it you'd like. When you might NOT want to apply it all is if you REALLY like one of the hostess only stamp sets in the back of the catalogs. 

 

 

Ok, so have I gotten you thinking???

 

I'd love for you to join my team!

And it's even easier if you're a hostess!

 

Contact me for more info!

 

 

Ok, here are some Christmas swaps I haven't shared with you yet:

 

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Have an amazing weekend!!!

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Embossing for Christmas and more!

 

Hey peeps!!

 

I have my Facebook Live! from yesterday here for you again, PLUS pics of all the projects!

 

BUT FIRST...I need you to know 3 things:

 

1) TODAY is the last day to order something if you'd like it by Christmas! Order online or contact me to add to my club order tonight!

 

2) I have a club I'm trying to RE FILL UP. Are you interested??? Half the club was actually in 2 clubs--and they each decided they were too busy for both. I'm hoping to restart on time: every other odd month (Jan, Mar, May....) on the 2nd Thursday. So I'm hoping the first date will be Thursday, January 10, 7pm. LET ME KNOW IF YOU WANNA JOIN!!

 

3) Are you aware...(cuz I tend to forget to share this) when you are hostess, you can choose to use your host rewards toward buying a Starter Kit to be on my Dazzling Demos team??? During SAB that's an even MORE exciting opportunity!! I'll share more tomorrow; otherwise, I'll get too gabby! 

 

 

 

Ok, so here's  my Facebook Live! from yesterday; I used Beautiful Blizzard again along with Embossing Mats:

 

 

 

In case you didn't actually WATCH the video, you can use Embossing Mats to make your Thinlits act like Embossing Folders!

 

I LOVE it with Foil Sheets!!

 

AND they're on sale during the Year-End Closeout!! (discounted to $10.50 from $15)

 

 

Here are the projects I made or showed quick:

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

The quick project we made at my Ornament Exchange

Blizzard Thinlits, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

Copper Foil

Dashing Deer bundle, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

Black Foil

Detailed Deer Thinlits, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

 

My favorite (thin)lits!!--Stitched Shapes Framelits!!Stitched Shapes Framelits, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

 

 

If you'd like to participate and have a chance to win the Beautiful Blizzard card I made, go to my Facebook Business page: www.facebook.com/DazzledByStamping and find the video; then SHARE, LIKE & COMMENT on it!

 

 

 

Have an incredible day!!

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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2018 Annual Ornament Exchange

 

Once again we had a great time at my Annual Ornament Exchange!!

 

Fun with friends, yummy food and beautiful ornaments!

 

 

I DID have it in my mind already, but Linda made sure I didn't forget to take pics of the ornaments this time!! (and then have to have people email them to me!)

 

However, I never took any PEOPLE pics!! :/

What is WRONG with me???

 

Because I'm so horrible at this, last night I had the thought and told Todd I had a new job for him at my Hostess Appreciation Party this year...HE'S in charge of taking pics!!

 

So keep in mind if you want a group pic with your club or something, grab him! He doesn't necessarily know who's all in the same club.

 

 

 

Ok, so here are all the ornaments.

And I'm so sorry for the horrible lighting!!!

They were all beautiful!

 

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Hopefully YOU can celebrate with us next year!

We missed a couple of you who are normally with us!

 

 

Thank you to Marcia, Diane B, Laura C, Cindy B, Nadine, & Linda for coming!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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3 MORE!!

 

Yesterday I showed you the cards I demoed on my Facebook Live!

 

Here's 3 more I came up with when I was playing with the Beautiful Blizzard bundle to prep for my Live!

 

I LOVE Highland Heather!

 

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, www.dazzledbystampnig.com

 

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, www.dazzledbystampnig.com

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, www.dazzledbystampnig.com

 

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, www.dazzledbystampnig.com

 

 

Here's what you'd need for all these projects:

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$110.00

 

 

 

Have an amazing weekend!

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Beautiful Blizzard & Me!

 

I had fun on my Facebook Live! yesterday!!

 

I used the Beautiful Blizzard bundle with Highland Heather.

 

I'll post some of the samples below--and I posted my Live! to YouTube, so you can see that below as well!

 

(In fact, I think all my Lives! are on there now, so if you missed some, you can check them out.)

 

 

But I want to bring to your attention again the Year-End Closeout!!

 

Remember I mentioned the Christmas Traditions Punch Box?

IT'S ON SALE FOR $27!!!  :o

Click to order:

 

 

To check out the rest of the closeouts (retiring products) and discounted Holiday Catalog items, CLICK HERE!

 

 

Ok, here are the 3 CARDS I demoed on my Live!:

 

 

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, www.dazzledbystamping.com

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you're interested in receiving those 3 cards, you need to SHARE my video, LIKE it, and COMMENT that you shared it. You have until Monday morning to be entered into my drawing.

 

If you can find a way to do that somewhere visual BESIDES Facebook, I'll accept it. (You'll have to comment and explain here.)

 

You can buy the bundle here:

(it WILL be retiring)

 

 

 

Shop online 24/7!

 

 

 

 

Have a wonderful day!!

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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Year-End Closeout NOW!

 

Year End Closeout

 

 

I'm writing this BEFORE I've seen the list....

 

But I KNOW SU! said they're discounting select retiring and surplus items.

 

I also know the Christmas Traditions Punch Box is on the "excess inventory" list.

 

 

So make sure you look for the box to see if it's there!

Click to order:

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Don't forget to use the hostess code AC26PBKC for a gift from me with a $50 order, too:

 

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CLICK TO ORDER:

Shop online 24/7!

 

 

 

Enjoy your deals!

 

 

 

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Steph

 

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I wouldn't really....

 

I have a gorgeous swap from Deb McCahan using the Beautiful Blizzard bundle:

 

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, swap created by Deb McCahan, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

I like the saying on this card!

 

But I have to be honest and say, I don't really think I'd send you a blizzard!!

 

I don't wish a blizzard on ANYONE!!!

Hee hee!

And then thinking of them in terms of hugs made me think of my nephew Emilio.

 

My sister Teresa and her family sent me a package for my birthday that included 50 kisses & hugs (Hershey.) They live in Arizona, and the thought was perfect!

 

I loved it.

But what I loved even more was the story that went with it.

If you don't know this about me already, I LOVE KID STORIES!!!! LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!!! I don't always have the greatest memory, but when it comes to kids, my memory is amazing! They just stick in my head!!

 

So the package included love notes from the kids and a note from Teresa that said Emilio (5) seemed thankful he didn't have to personally deliver them. Haha!

 

Even better...when I texted her and thanked her for the adorable gift and told her it totally cracked me up that Emilio didn't have to give them to me personally, she added to the story:

 

I wish I could have recorded Emilio when we were discussing your gift and that I wanted to give you 50 kisses. His eyes got big and his hand slowly covered his mouth.

 

HAHAHAHA!!!!

It STILL makes me laugh!!!

 

Ok, and here I thought this was gonna be a quick post!

But you got me talking about "my kids!" ;)

 

 

So my plan is to show this bundle on my Facebook Live! tomorrow.

 

I saw some cool ways to use it while I was on the cruise and just never squeezed it into a class!

 

Here are a couple more shots of THIS card:

 

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, swap created by Deb McCahan, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

Beautiful Blizzard bundle, swap created by Deb McCahan, www.dazzledbystamping.com

 

Of course, you know I love the color!

And I love the glitter and just wanted to make sure you can see it!

 

 

Hope you can join me tomorrow for my Facebook Live!

It will be on my business page: www.facebook.com/DazzledByStamping

 

Tomorrow, Wednesday, 10:30am!!

 

Here's the bundle I'll be using. You can order now by clicking the pic:

 

 

 

Have a spectacular day!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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LAST DAY OF SNOWFALL!!

 

Haha!

Wouldn't that be nice, Michiganders??

 

WHAT I MEAN IS.....

 

Today is the last day you can order from the Snowflake Showcase--including the gorgeous Snowfall Thinlits!

 

From Nadine Stolt:


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Others I've show you earlier:

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Order here:

 

 

Remember today ends my birthday month, too!

 

  • Every order of $50 or more gets you entered into drawing for a $50 shopping spree from me! (I'll announce the winner tomorrow.)
  • Use hostess code AC26PBKC with a $50 online order and receive a pkg of Rhinestone Jewels from me, too! (will arrive early/mid December)

 

 

 

Have a spectacular weekend!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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New Event AND Reminders

 

I finalized a date for our next Craft the Night Away....

 

It's THIS SATURDAY, 12/1, 6:30pm-11:30pm!!!

 

If you wanna come craft with us, CLICK HERE for details and to RSVP.

 

 

Here's a couple more you might be interested in:

 

Friday, 12/7, 7pm    Annual Christmas Party & Ornament Exchange    (details/RSVP)

 

Thursday, 12/27, 7pm    All Occasions Card Class    (details/RSVP)

 

 

While I'm here, I thought I'd share a birthday card I sent one of my grown "kids" this month.

 

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I love this little guy so much!!!

And SHE loves penguins! :)

 

And as usual, Buffalo Check looks perfect in any color!

 

 

Thanks for stopping by!

Make sure you sign up for classes--and invite your friends!

 

 

 

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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WINNERS! And Snow is Glistening!

 

Thank you to all of you who ordered during the Online Extravaganza!!

 

Here are the winners of my grab bags:

 

#1 Deanna Edwards:

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#2 Deanna Edwards again!!

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#3 Diane Field:

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I'll tuck your grab bags in with your other orders I have here. :)

 


 

The exclusive Snowflake Showcase items are available only through this Friday, 11/30!

 

 

Here's a swap from one of my friends from OnStage:

 

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And here's the project I made on my Facebook Live! yesterday:

(I wanted mixed "metals" AND textures--used White Velvet paper, Silver Foil Sheets and Gold Glimmer Paper.)

 

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I have at least one more card using this suite that I forgot to take a pic of.

 

I'll share later or tomorrow!

 

 

Have a wonderful day!!

 

 

Remember, if you can fall in love with a project, you can learn to create it! Here to help you channel your inner Creative Genius...

 

Steph

 

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