Chosing “my favorites new things” from the 2013-2014 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog wasn’t easy. The catalog is so artistically engaging as well as stocked with gorgeous samples and plenty of beautiful new stamps and accessories. My favorites (organized by stamps, tools and embellishments)
were narrowed to those products I felt were the most versatile, on-trend, fun and easy to
DO YOU HAVE A FAVORITE NEW PRODUCT YOU WOULD LIKE TO SHARE? Please leave me a comment below!
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ALL OCCASION: HAPPY DAY. Bold and beautiful. Birthday to baby. Vintage to modern. This stamp set has the occasion covered.
SENTIMENTS: IT’S A TIE!
A DOZEN THOUGHTS. Versatile, everyday basics in snazzy, modern fonts.
MILLION AND ONE. Create red carpet elegance with these tr?s chic expressions. DON’T MISS IT! Designed to work with the Simply Fabulous Simply Sent Kit 126925 (page 161).
SINGLE STAMP: BIRTHDAY CAKE. Delectable style and begging for a little quality time with Stampin’ Write Markers.
Page 16, $8.95 (wood mount 130390)
HOT TREND: GORGEOUS GRUNGE. Get splattered without the mess.
STAMPS WITH A PUNCH: POLKA-DOT PIECES. Love crisp, cropped images? These precious polka dot stamps were made with 5 Stampin’ Up! punches in mind. Punches sold separately.
FRAMELITS-FRIENDLY STAMP SET: TAG IT. Coordinates with the Chalk Talk Framelits Dies 129983 (p. 187). SMILE. Stampin’ Up! donates $3 to Ronald McDonald House Charities for each purchase.
VINTAGE: TEA PARTY. Dress it up or down. It’s tea time 24/7.
WHEEL: BIRTHDAY CANDLES. These fresh-patterned candles will light up your birthday projects.
Page 11, $8.50 Jumbo Wheel 130111
MY TOP 10 TOOLS
BIG SHOT MAGNETIC PLATFORM. Hands down the most anticipated addition to the Stampin’ Up! product line. I personally have put it to the test and it’s a big THUMBS UP for keeping Framelits right where you need them!
Page 184, $39.95 130658
PANSY PUNCH. Coordinates with the Flower Shop (wood mount 130939, clear mount 130942) stamp set. Yes, we ALL want to make that paper bouquet on p. 95. Buy the punch and stamp set as a bundle and save 15%! (wood mount bundle 132727, clear mount bundle 132726)
Page 183, $15.95 130698
HEXAGON PUNCH. Coordinates with the Six Sided Sampler (wood mount 130953, clear mount 130956) stamp set. Punch and arrange these adorable hexies! Buy the punch and stamp set as a bundle and save 15%. (wood mount bundle 132725, clear mount bundle 132724)
Page 180, $15.95 130919
MOSAIC PUNCH. Coordinates with the Mosaic Madness (wood mount 130246, clear mount 130249) stamp set. HOT TIP: This punch will get bonus stamping mileage as a quick and easy holiday ornament. Buy the punch and stamp set as a bundle and save 15%. (wood mount bundle 132734, clear mount bundle 132733)
Page 180, $15.95 131267
ARTISAN LABEL PUNCH. Coordinates with the Label Love (wood mount 130619, clear mount 130622) stamp set for instant tags or quick card elements. Buy the punch and stamp set as a bundle and save 15%. (wood mount bundle 132723, clear mount bundle 132722)
Page 181, $15.95 130920
CIRCLES COLLECTION FRAMELITS. 10 perfect circles in a snap makes the world go round! 10 dies from approx. 7/16″ to 4 3/4″ in diameter.
Page 186, $26.95 130911
SQUARES COLLECTION FRAMELITS. Good enough for framing . . . that’s exactly what they are designed to do. 8 dies from approx. 1 1/16″ from to 4 3/8″
Page 186, $26.95 130921
ALPHABET PRESS EMBOSSING FOLDER. Especially “impressive” when embossed using Core-dinations Card Stock and lightly sanded.
Page 191, $7.95 130916
Page 191, $7.95 130917
COMING IN AUGUST. Stampin’ Trimmer Rotary Addition (129407) and Cutting Blades (p.176-177). Straight (129408), Small Scallop (129410) or Tiny Wave (129409) accessory rotary cutting blades. I can’t wait to pop these on my Stampin’ Trimmer 126889.
MY TOP 10 EMBELLISHMENTS
THE NEW DESIGNER BUTTONS. Updated colors and style add instant WOW! to your projects! Four color collections (Subtles, Regals, Neutrals, Brights)!
CANDY DOTS. Candy is sweet and so are these “go anywhere” stick-on embellishments. Available in Subtles, Regals, Neutrals and Brights.
TO “TIE” FOR 3/4″ CHEVRON RIBBON. A dozen luscious colors to choose from in one of the jazziest patterns of the year. My “must haves” are Basic Black (130010), Island Indigo (131151) and Pear Pizzazz (130011).
BIRTHDAY BASICS DESIGNER SERIES PAPER 130145. Celebrate in style with these charming patterns. Colors include Basic Gray, Bermuda Bay, Crisp Cantaloupe, Gumball Green, Raspberry Ripple, Summer Starfruit and Very Vanilla.
CRUMB CAKE NOTE CARD ENVELOPES 131528. A smart basic and the ideal size for dashing off a handwritten message.
Tag a Bag Gift Bags – Page 158 – $3.95 131370
Tag a Bag Gift Boxes – Page 158 – $6.95 130927