Thursday, November 23, 2017

Stampin' Up! Online Extravaganza, Black Friday & Cyber Monday

We’re entering the “most wonderful time of the year,” and not just because of the holidays. For me, it’s because Online Extravaganza is here! During this promotion, there are exclusive deals and sales available for limited times from Stampin' Up!

So today is the day to stock up for Christmas and grab those stocking stuffers!  Do you give a wish list to your loved ones or shop for yourself? Check out the *SALE* items that are on sale through the 10%, 20%, 30%, & 40% off the regular price.

Now that's bound to be on the Nice and not Naughty list!!!

Deals end November 26 11:59 PM.

To close out Online Extravaganza with a bang, Stampin' Up! will be offering a special 24-hour flash sale on November 27th, after other Online Extravaganza deals end on the 26th. I will provide more information on this flash sale, later in the week. Make sure to check back here for this announcement and more details!

I have a PDF of all the deals here.  Or you can click on over to my online store to view all the great deals.

Also, I am offering my Annual Ladybug Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals.  These specials are only through me, Ladybug Stampin, and will be honored by me only.

Updated - Black Friday Specials start at 9am Central Time!!

I will be posting pictures in the next few days of my craft fair!!!

And I just want to say Thanks for all your support through the year!!!

Love and Hugs from the Bug,

Monday, November 13, 2017

Stamparatus? What is it? When Can I get one?!


Here's how you can Reserve your Stamparatus on November 16, 2017 (see picture below for each step)

CLICK HERE to Reserve your Stamparatus on November 16th

If you do not have an online account with me you will need to do that first. I would suggest, creating an online account today so you can quickly order on the reserve date you have chosen (see other dates below) 

Here's the info you select me as your demonstrator:

Tomorrow is the day....  to Reserve a Stamparatus!!

1pm Pacific Time
2pm Mountain Time
3pm Central Time
4pm Eastern Time

Please note that this is a new process and we need you to read all the details to better understand it.

Here's how you reserve a Stamparatus
  1. Create an Online Account with Denise Garrison -
  2. If you already have an account, skip step one!
  3. Click here to Reserve your Stamparatus (this link will work tomorrow)
  4. Fill out form and add credit card info.
  5. Email Me at - Subject: Stamparatus -  to receive a FREE GIFT (from me) when the Stamparatus ships.
  6. Watch for email in early February that the Stamparatus is in your shopping cart.
  7. Finalize order by logging in to your account and at this point you can add to your order (so that you’ll qualify for a Sale a bration item).
  8. Here's my quick video explaining how it's going to work....
Denise Garrison
Demo ID 2158327
Cabot, AR 72023

WHAT?!?!?!  I am excited to annouce the launch of the new Stampin' Up! Stamparatus!!!

Ok, you want the details, I know.

I am going to send you to a few links, provide some pictures and even share a Video straight from Stampin' Up! on how to get yours.

But First, take a look at the design!!!  Stampin' Up! is always thinking of quality and how to make stamping easy and fun.
I have watched this video a number of times, and yes it is different in a few ways.  One is the multi stamping for 2 - 4 step stamping, and layers!!!

Yay!!!  I've gotta have one, How do I get in line???

Stampin' Up! is also trying something new with the release of this AH-mazing tool!!

They are testing a new reservation system. It acts like a true preorder, this is a perk to demonstrators, but with the launch of this tool Stampin' Up! is sharing with our customers:

How does it work?? You will reserve your spot and we guarantee shipment as soon as the product arrives in our warehouse. Customers will place reservations at one of the three windows shown below.

The global launch will feature three reservation windows. For each window, please note the following:

Reservation quantities are while supplies last.

1 tool per customer per reservation window.
You can choose which reservation window you would like to order from.

In order to reserve your Stamparatus, you are required to provide your credit card information.
Credit cards will not be charged until the Stamparatus ships from our facility. When you close your order, be sure to verify that your credit card and shipping information is correct.


Reserve - November 16–30, 2017 - Ship Approx. February 1, 2018
Reserve - December 5–30, 2017 - Ship Approx. March 19, 2018
Reserve - January 15–30, 2018 - Ship Approx. April 15, 2018

Have more questions? We have answers. Check out the PDFs below.

Customer FAQ!

How To Reserve Yours

Oh and the price is $49!!!!
Now a little Video to get you excited!!!

Are you as excited as I am!!!  
I love the multi-function of this Stamping Tool!!!

I will post a reminder on Wednesday, to order on Thursday!!!

Hugs from the Bug,

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Pray for Texas

This is a heartbreaking post to write. As a cardmaker who makes cards for birthdays, anniversaries and weddings, I found that I wanted to make one for Sutherland First Baptist Church.

If you would like to send one too, Nikki over at Scrappin' Navy Wife generously shared the church address.

First Baptist Church
PO Box 115
Sutherland Springs, TX 78161

Here is the card I created.....

Items used for this card:

Sheltering Tree - Tree Image
Flourishing Phrases - Sentiment
Classic Stampin' Ink - Wild Wasabi, Soft Sky, Basic Black Archival
Aqua Painter Brush
Linen Tread
Watercolor Paper
Crumb Cake Cardstock
Fast Fuse
Stampin Dimensionals

Thank You in advance for sending love and prayers to the church and family.

Hugs from the Bug,
Denise xxx

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Stampin' Blends Available Today!!!!

The new Stampin' Blends are available starting today!!!  What are Stampin' Blends?! They are our new Alcohol Markers, and they are lovely.  I have had a chance to play with them for a couple of weeks.  And I am hooked!!!

Stampin' Blends Features:

No marker lines! I hate when I try to color with regular markers and it leaves all those streaks. These markers do NOT do that!

Blending and shading. These markers come in two shades for each color (light and dark) 

Add just the right amount of color where you need it with the brush tip or fine-point.

Each color (except Ivory and Bronze) has a light and dark shade marker, available individually or in a combo pack.*  Allows you to easily add shadows, highlights and dimensions. 

Press fit seal prevents air from entering the barrel and causing evaporation.

The nestable lids are easy to keep track of and have a tight fit for long-lasting color.

You have lots of options so please make sure 
you read all the details!!

You can purchase the entire collection of the Stampin' Blends for $121.50 ... or you can join my Stampin' Blends Club and spread the purchase out over the next three months.  

Stampin' Blends Marker Collection #147475 is $121.50 and it includes all of them (as well as the lifter).  If you order the entire collection and your order is under $150 use Hostess Code:  XMXNU6XM  for this months special Stampin' Blends FREE Gift!!  If you order the full set of the Stampin' Blends during November, I will send you Birthday Blooms Stamp Set FREE!!!

Here's the list of Stampin' Blends (combo packs includes two markers, one dark and one light). You can order them by a single marker or as a combo:

Bermuda Bay Light - 144580
Bermuda Bay Dark - 144579
Bermuda Bay Combo Pack - 144600
Calypso Coral Light - 144042
Calypso Coral Dark - 144044
Calypso Coral Combo Pack - 144045
Cherry Cobbler Light - 144576
Cherry Cobbler Dark - 144575
Cherry Cobbler Combo Pack - 144598
Crumb Cake Light - 144582
Crumb Cake Dark - 144581
Crumb Cake Combo Pack - 144601
Daffodil Delight Light - 144586
Daffodil Delight Dark - 144585
Daffodil Delight Combo Pack - 144603
Night of Navy Light - 144036
Night of Navy Dark - 144039
Night of Navy Combo Pack - 144040
Old Olive Light - 144574
Old Olive Dark - 144573
Old Olive Combo Pack - 144597
Pink Pirouette Light - 144593
Pink Pirouette Dark - 144592
Pink Pirouette Combo Pack - 144604
Pool Party Light - 144595
Pool Parry Dark - 144594
Pool Parry Combo Pack - 144605
Pumpkin Pie Light - 144578
Pumpkin Pie Dark - 144577
Pumpkin Pie Combo Pack - 144599
Rich Razzleberry Light - 144584
Rich Razzleberry Dark - 144583
Rich Razzleberry Combo Pack - 144602
Smoky Slate Light - 145054
Smoky Slate Dark - 145055
Smoky Slate Combo Pack - 145058
Single Stampin' Blends

Ivory - 144606
Bronze 144607
Color Lifter - 144608

When using the Stampin' Blends Markers... you'll want to use the Tuxedo Back Memento Pad #132708 and Whisper White Card Stock #100730.

Stampin' Blends  Club

Would you like all the Stampin' Blends Markers but can't afford them all at once?  Join my Stampin' Blends Club and spread the purchase out over the next three months.

Here's all the details:

  1. Stampin' Blends Club is for three months, November - January.
  2. Each month you'll order $40.50 using the special Hostess Code I will email you.
  3. Your order each month will include four sets and a single marker.  Once you join I'll send you the list of markers for each month.
  4. Every person in club will receive a grab bag of assorted embellishments valued at $8.00 - every month!  

Email Me at - Subject: Stampin' Blends Club

Color  Me  Happy

Color me Happy Project Kit and Stamp Set (kit available "while supplies last").

Color me Happy Bundle (Clear Mount) 148034 - $39.50
Color me Happy Bundle (Wood Mount) 148033 - $46.75
Color Me Happy Stamp Set (Clear Mount) 144069 - $19.00
Color Me Happy Stamp Set (Wood Mount) 144062 - $27.00
Color Me Happy Project Kit 144609 - $25.00

Thank you for stopping by!!!

Hugs from the Bug,