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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

NO JOKE !!!! Big SALE Friday !!!

So Friday is APRIL FOOL'S Day. I actually hate the pranks ... long story, lol. So I decided I should have a sale that is NO JOKE !!
So here it is ... this Friday ... 40% off ALL stamps !! Yep, ALL. No kidding. You'd be a fool to miss this (get it ?? lol)

That is on each and every stamp in the store. 40% off regular prices. 
Please note : These purchases will not qualify on your rewards card as they are discounted.

Now, what if you are a mail order shopper or you can't get in ?? Well ... I want you to be included so if you want to message me - -  with a list of the names of particular stamps & stamp sets that you want, I will see if they are in stock on Friday. You can call me Friday afternoon with a credit card or , if you want to pay by email transfer, I will send you a total Saturday morning.

So here are the companies I carry :
Paper Smooches / Avery Elle
Penny Black - many
Stampendous - many
Hero Arts - many
I.O. (Impression Obsession) - many
Taylored Expressions - many
Lawn Fawn - many
My Favorite Things - many including Pure Innocence
Just Rite / Heartfelt Creations
Stamper's Anonymous/Tim Holtz / Art Gone Wild
Ranger (Dina Wakley, Dyan Reavely)
Hampton Art / Graphic 45
Sizzix / Spellbinders
Bo Bunny / My Mind's Eye / Kaisercraft
Art Impressions / AI /Inky Antics
Memory Box / Poppy
Echo Park / Carta Bella
Elizabeth's Crafts / Heidi Swapp / 7 Gypsies
MSE (My Sentiment's Exactly)
Prima including Julie Nutting
and a few odds 'n'ends

Hope to see you Friday !!!
(no holds)

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

New Scrapping & Beading Products !

Hello !
Hope everyone had a nice Easter. We were busy all weekend bagging seeds but it was great to have an extra day to work on it. Now it's back to paper & beads for the week. ;)
Today I have some amazing new beads from Swarovski and others ... they are fabulous ! The Swarovski beads are new for this season and were designed by Celine Cousteau, grand daughter of the famous Jacques Cousteau. The sea theme is beautiful. I also have some great glass turtles, glass vials for necklaces, and strands of beads that are incredible. Click on the link below the photos to see the album with all the photos.

I unpacked some BEAUTIFUL beads this week !! I am itching to make something ...
Posted by Classic Hobbies on Tuesday, March 29, 2016

I also unpacked some great new sea themed ( hmmm, popular theme this week, lol) papers and chipboard, as well as more of the Colorbursts & Ken Oliver products.  Again, click on the link below the photos to see all the new items.

Nautical paper & chipboard, more Ken Oliver & Colorburst products.
Posted by Classic Hobbies on Tuesday, March 29, 2016

So that's it for today. Check back tomorrow ... I will be sharing news about a BIG sale on Friday !!!

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

So Many Wonderful New Things !!

Hello !
EDIT : Please note I will be closed this Friday for Good Friday. Open again on Friday April 1st ... lol ... to celebrate, I'll have a sale that is NO JOKE !! lol. 
Have a lovely Easter !

I have been unpacking boxes and have found the most wonderful things ! Make a tea and then scroll through ...
* new dies from Sizzix 
Adorable little boxes !! Fox and Owl. 

And these cards !! This die set makes the fox ..

and this die set makes the owl. So cute !

How about some big gorgeous poppies ?!
These dies will help you make these fabulous flowers. \Imagine them as gift toppers instead of bows.
Or make them to decorate for a party, shower, wedding, birthday , Mother's Day ...

* FABULOUS 12x12 Colouring Sheet for card makers & pocket scrappers. 
Combine your love of colouring and card making with these fun 12x12 sheets. The images are printed on heavy duty watercolour paper so you can use crayons, pencils, paint, watercolour ... it can take it ! Colour them, then cut apart to use on cards. Sweet !

* Other new dies ...
Great word dies. 

... to give you an idea of size.
The "With Sympathy" die is quite large and would be lovely on a card all by itself . 

More wonderful words.

Cute little tote die from Lawn Fawn.

Here's what it makes !

Hero Arts Layering Mum Flower die.
This die will cut and score a lovely mum.
All you have to do is bend the petals up for instant dimension. 

Sample from the Hero Arts blog. 
More great word dies.
Let me translate the scripty ones from Avery Elle ...  lol.
* congratulations
* hugs
* hello
* thanks
* celebrate

* RANGER products ...
The THIRD order of Distress Crayons has arrived !!

Tim Holtz Mica Sprays are here !

Dylusions PAINT PENS !!
These pens come in a set of one black pen and one WHITE pen !!

* Things that **SPARKLE **
Sparkly metallic tape !

DEAL ! I have these packages of *bling* for just .75 !
Use them as is, cut them apart to add little scrolls and swirls to projects, or
cut them apart even more and use individual crystals on projects.
You get several shades of each colour as well as several sizes in each packages.
Choose from reds, aqua/blues, pinks, yellow/golds, greens, and purples. 

Click here to see even more new *sparkly* products !

Need SPARKLE ?! Who doesn't ? ;)
Posted by Classic Hobbies on Tuesday, March 22, 2016

* Sticky Stuff !!
Lots of great new glues, tapes, runners, glue dots, and more.
Click here to see the album ...

Now ... how about things that are sticky ?? I have lots of adhesives in stock and have unpacked a few more today ...
Posted by Classic Hobbies on Tuesday, March 22, 2016

** FUN supplies for cards and more !
I have a whole stack of great stickers, tags, cards & envelopes, and more ... and at great prices too !
Click here to see the whole album.
Here are a few odds'n'ends that I just unpacked ... some great dies, restocked inks, stickers, and more. Great card making supplies !
Posted by Classic Hobbies on Tuesday, March 22, 2016

So that's it for today. Tomorrow I unpack beads so there will be a post about that in the next week or so. :)
Hope you all have a lovely Easter. And I'll see you next Friday ... April Fool's day ! I'm working on a sale that will be no joke !! lol.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Almost Missed this One !!

I almost didn't open the box !!
We have been working every day for the last few weeks getting seeds ready for our feed store. The early spring-like weather has people wanting their garden supplies early. I have been coming in at night to work here. Tonight I had orders to pack for mailing & some (yuck) vacuuming. Parcels arrived today and I thought maybe I would wait until the weekend to open them. But curiosity got the best of me and I had to take a peek. Good thing I did !!! The cutest Easter paper was in the box - talk about arriving at the last minute. Lucky for you (and not so lucky for me, lol) all the Easter paper is on sale this week, so it will be too. And more Lawn Fawn plaid 6x6 pads as well as the rest of the Colorbursts. Here are some photos .
More Colorbursts ... Earth Tones, Precious Alloys, and  Heavy metals.
Also 25% off this week only - special introductory offer. 

I have more of the 6x6 pads of Lawn Fawn Plaids !!
I'll post a video link at the bottom of this post so you can see them used in some beautiful quilt cards. 

Best Ever Craft mat from Ken Oliver

Bunny Paper from Bella Blvd.
40% off this week.

Handsome Boy Bunnies !

Yummy Bunny Food !

And the Girl Bunnies !

Look at those eyelashes !! 
Lawn fawn Quilt Cards using 6x6 plaid papers
So that's it for tonight ! Hope to see you Friday from 10am to 5pm.
And remember, next Friday I'll be closed for Good Friday. Thanks. 

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

New & Sale !

Hello !
New items this week ...
* Colorbursts have arrived !!!!
EDIT !!!! For this week only ... INTRODUCTORY OFFER !!! Save 25% on Colorbursts !!!

* great new stamps

* great new dies ...

* and awesome new paper ...

Doesn't this paper say Nova Scotia ??! Love it. 

And now for the sale ...
This week ... no holds (sorry). If there is something you want, you can send me a message, I'll send you a total, and you can call with a credit card or send an EMT and it will be saved for you. Thanks !
40% off

Easter & St Paddy's papers 40% off

EASTER Peel Offs 25% off

These Easter stickers ... 40% off

These Easter stamps ... 40% off

40% off

40% off

40% off
And MINC ...
40% off all MINC products

40% off MINC FOILS
And how about a bit of inspiration for Easter /Spring jewelry ... a Swarovski pearl bracelet in delicious spring sherbet colours ...

That's it for this week. Scroll down to the previous post to see my ETSY shop link ... I will be listing all sorts of sale items there in the weeks to come ! (The link is also in the side bar to the right .)
Right now, I have filled the virtual shelves with Graphic 45 bundles. Lots to look through !! The previous post will also give you a coupon code to use to delete shipping charges so you can save that money by picking the items up at the store. Thanks !
Hope to see you Friday !!!