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Wednesday, December 19, 2012

The Last Days Before Christmas ...

Hi everyone !
Well, we are in the last few days before Christmas ... and I am sure you are all busy making, wrapping, shopping, baking ... but I hope you have a chance to drop in this week !

And here's another reason to drop in ... The Orange Ukulele will be here on Saturday !!! That's right ! He will be set up beside us for perhaps his last day before winter . So this will be your last chance to have a melty yummy gourmet grilled cheese with a delicious soup dipper !!! I am so excited that he is going to be here and I hope that lots of hungry people show up !!!

** Just a reminder ... I will be closing early on Friday ( at 3:30) to attend a Celebration of Life Service for a much loved & much missed friend. Sorry for any inconvenience. I will be open Saturday morning as usual. **
Since Christmas is almost here , I decided I would share a list of ideas for gifts and stocking stuffers ... all under $10.

BEADS :
* Kumihimo Kits ... only $3.99













* Swarovski earring kits ... give as kits or assemble them in less than 15 minutes !

* lots of cord for crafts & Kumihimo








* memory wire &  Bead Mixes  ... I plan on making a bunch of bags up this afternoon for you to choose from !!
* metal beads ... from $1.99 to $2.99 pkg
* ring mandrel ... only $3.99
* various tools


* what are these ?










Snowflake forms ... only 50 cents each ! Just add beads !!



* Hemp ... cards of 4 colours ... only $2.99
* seed beads ... only $1.99 vial ... select a rainbow of colours ! ( and I refilled the rack !!)
* charms
* bead spinner ... only $2.99
* a ring necklace ... choose charms that suit the recipient.


* Miyuki bead kits ... only $4.99










* bracelet kits ... only $5.99
* earring kits ... under $5
* completed earrings
* chain charm bracelet ... $2.99 ... add charms (most are under $1 each)


* a little assortment of crystals ... so pretty !!













* a few strands of pretty beads !
* storage containers


* Erinite Swarovski Christmas Tree earring kits ... reg $6.50 ... this week only $3.99 !!!!













PAPER :
* scissors
* mini albums
* 6x6 paper pads
* lots of stamps under $10
* stamp block, mini ink pads
* adhesive roller
* stickers & tags
* ribbon
* Martha Glitter .... only $2.50 bottle
* some dies
* washi tape
* mini notebooks
* Peace wall hanging kit - as a kit or assembled !
* JOY Banner Kit
* Stand Up Photo Display kit


* 3 pack glitter ... any paper artists would love this little gem !













* pkgs of lovely seam binding ribbon
* 4 pk of shaped Christmas glitter !



* baker's twine ... by the spool or by the yard.











* Tim Holtz Match Book notepads











* embellishments & rubons


For Packaging those gifts ...

I have lots of ribbon & baker's twine ...






Christmas picks ... only 50 cents each













Bags & boxes for baking, jewelry, candy ... and tags of all sizes to finish them off. I have glassine bags, waxed bakery bags, gift bags, jewelry boxes, earring cards, tags, etc ...





And when all else fails ... GIFT CERTIFICATES !!!

Hopefully that gives you a few ideas of you are still searching.

I hope you all have a lovely holiday filled with joy & happiness. Enjoy !
See you next week !

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