Let’s Renovate!

This week has been a great week for me. Of course one of the main reasons it was such a great week was because the weather was so fabulous here on the East Coast. I even pulled out the flip flops and capris this week! So. Excited. The second reason why I am so excited is Stampin’ Up announced a new Color Renovation for the 2010-2011 Idea Book and Catalog! We’re still going to have four color collections (they are no longer called color families), but there will be 10 colors per family instead of 12 (a little less intimidating for new stampers). The new collections are Brights, Subtles, Regals and Neutrals and combines some of our old favorites, with former In Colors (Welcome Back Melon Mambo, Pacific Point, Tangerine Tango, River Rock, Soft Suede, Red Riding Hood Red, Rich Razzlebery, Wild Wasabi, Pink Pirouette and Baja Breeze) and five brand new colors (Daffodil Delight, Cajun Craze, Early Espresso, Cherry Cobbler, and Marina Mist). What is also great about this new color program is our In Colors will stick around for two years instead of one and we’ll have five new In Colors introduced each year. That means after this

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It’ here! It’s here!

Well today is the big day when I have to narrow my $1,000 wish list down by oh, I don’t know, $500-$800 dollars or so! Hee hee…. The new Stampin’ Up Idea book and catalog goes “live” today at 2:00 p.m. And in honor of the big day, I’m giving away a FREE 2009 Spring/Summer Idea Book and Catalog to one of my lucky blog visitors…. along with a $25 gift certificate! All you have to do to be entered is post a comment on this post and at the end of the day I will draw a name out of all the entries and post the winner online. I unfortunately, haven’t had time to make a new card with any of the sneak peek stamp sets I bought because I’ve been busy with a couple of other projects. So I’m going to post a couple of cards from my uber-talented upline Karen Landry. She used the new honey bee set called “Just Buzzin’ By”, which is super cute. That’s just a small little peek at what is inside the new catalog… just another hint all the hearts were made using a new punch that is in the Love You

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