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Paper Pumpkin for Half Price

Paper Pumpkin Promo

Yes you read that right Stampin' Up! is offering Paper Pumpkin at half price. This is designed for NEW crafters or BUSY
crafters as well as New moms who need a short
break or teens who like to make things for their friends in a fun way. Lots a fun in this orange box.

Offer Dates: July 18, 2013 -August 31, 2013

Offer Details: Use the promotion code PUMPKINDEAL to
join Paper Pumpkin before August 31, 2013, and pay only $10 a month*
for the first two months.

*plus tax, where applicable. Shipping included!

The Fine Print:

  • For new subscribers only.
  • Promotion applies only to the first two months of a new
    subscription. After receiving two month's worth, the price for each
    month's kit will go to the regular price: $19.95.
  • You need to visit to join.
  • You must click "Add Promo Code" and then enter the promo code
    PUMPKINDEAL in the "Promo Code" field when you sign up on the website to take advantage of this promotion and add me as your demonstrator (please).
  • You must join by Saturday, August 31, 2013; 11:50 PM (MT).

so fun to get a new kit in the mail each month; it's always an exciting
surprise to see what the kit is each time. Remember to join by the 10th
to receive it that month.  And you can opt out before the 10th of each
month and/or cancel at any time.

Thank you for stopping by and as always…..

Happy Stampin',
Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

Buy 3 get 1 Free Promotion


Dates: July 1-31, 2013 
Offer Details: Buy
three packs of select Designer Series Paper and get one for free!

  •  These items don't
    qualify for the offer: Designer Series Paper Stacks, Specialty Designer Series
    Paper, Designer Series Paper ordered through hostess benefit
  • Orders may be placed on
    any type of order (workshop, customer, or online)
  • No limits. Order six? You'll
    get two for free. Nine? You'll get three for fre
  • Check out our Designer
    Series Papers in the annual catalog pages 151, 153, and 154.
Stock up on these Designer
Series Paper packs for savings this month!:

Sorry to have been MIA! It's been a crazy start of the Summer and with my Son home??? Yikes! BUT I'm going to post a few other reasons why I've been MIA alittle later.

As always thanks for stopping by and Happy stampin',

Yvonne Metz
Vista, CA.

Going, Going and gone!

Retirement List Pic

I know this has been out since end of April and I totally thought it had gone out I do apologize for that.  Anyway you can check out all the goodies HERE!  Below I am attaching the actual files for the Stamp Sets and the Accessories.  I am also going to be sharing my swaps I made for Regionals. I didn’t go crazy but I made a few! 

Download Retired List 2012 2013
Download Retired List 2012 2013 Accessories

Thanks for stopping by and as always,

Happy Stampin’,
Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

Upcoming Classes

Good Morning all! Lot's going on at Stampin' Up! as usual! Keeping us on our toes that's for sure! I LOVE it!  I wanted to post real quick one of my upcoming classes! I will have a sneek peek at some of the projects soon! There is a Pay Pal Button below for your convience.

Fun Folds Card Class

Apr 23, 2013 Tuesday

7:00 PM

9:00 PM

In this class we will be learning a few FUN ways to fold cards. I love
making things that fold this way and that way and are interactive!
You'll leave with instructions so you can re-create on your own. Each
month will be different FUN Folds!

Cost: $25.00 Please RSVP & PAY no later then Friday April 19th!  6 spots available

Call (760)-597-0020 or e-mail for a spot. PAYMENT WILL HOLD YOUR SPOT.

All Supplies are included (you bring the usual – scissors, double sided tape and bone folder if you have one)  Have a group of friends and want to do this class at your home? Email or call me for this option.

Where: Casa de Metz -email me for directions!  For more classes Click HERE!

As always thanks for stopping by and Happy Stampin',
Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

What a NEW Catalog Sneak Peek?

Spring is in the air

Yup!  That is correct!  Stampin’ Up! has a little sneak peek promotion going on right now! Seriously? This is a really cute set with a matching PUNCH!

Here's your pre-sneak peek look at A Round Array!


Spring Bundle

 Download Spring Surprise March 2013

From March 15 through May 30, A Round Array stamp set and coordinating 7/8" Scallop Circle Punch will be available as a Catalog Sneak Peek Promotion

Spring Surprise Bundles* $23.95

  • 133899 Spring Surprise Bundle (English; clear)
  • 133897 Spring Surprise Bundle (Spanish; clear)
  • 133898 Spring Surprise Bundle (French; clear)

A Round Array Stamp Set*, set of 8 for only $14.95

  • 129090 A Round Array Stamp Set (English; clear)
  • 131682 Variedades Stamp Set (Spanish; clear)
  • 131616 Médallions séduction Stamp Set (French; clear)

Place your order HERE!

*Only offered in clear-mount. Wood-mount option will be available during the 2013–2014 annual catalog.

Thank you for stopping by and as always….

Happy Stampin',
Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

On-Line Extravaganza

On-Line Extravaganza

Dates: November 19-28, 2012

 The Online Extravaganza promotion is our biggest online sale of the year and it starts TODAY Monday November 19th and ends at midnight on November 28th.

During these 10 days only, you can get incredible discounts …. up to 50 percent on some of your favorite products!

In addition, there will be three products 20 percent off for 24-hours only on both the first and last days of Online Extravaganza! List below! If you've been wanting the Big Shot TODAY is the only Day to get it at the 20% off price! Woot! Woot!

The Fine Print

  • Discounts range between 20 and 50 percent.
  • There's no minimum purchase required to participate in this promotion. 
  • For product bundles, you need to use the bundle item
    numbers provided. If you use individual item numbers, you won't get the
  • You can buy additional products from any of our current catalogs on the same order.

Download On-Line Extravaganza for the FULL list of products you can get.

If you are interested in purchasing, feel free to drop me an email, text, call or go directly to my website to place a customer order so it can come straight to your door!


If the file doesn't open please let me know and I'll forward to you via email!
Thanks for stopping by and as always…..Happy Stampin!
Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

Single Stamp Sets available

Hi Stampers – Real quick post with the Stamp Sale on today I wanted to also share the Single Stamps that are now available for you to purchase! They come in clear mount only. I am attaching the PDF Files – if you have trouble getting them open please let me know! The Assortment 1 and 2 have images that have never been seen before!

Download Word Play 

Download Perfectly Penned

Download Seasonal Sayings

Download Assortment 1

Download Assortment 2

Thanks for stopping by & Happy Stampin,

Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.
call/text: 760-597-0020

Sell-A-Stamp Spooktacular

Stampin' Up! is
having its first ever Sell-A-Stamp Spooktacular on Monday October 29th, 2012, starting at 12:00 AM (Mountain Time) and ending at 11:50
PM (Mountain Time).

What's is it you ask? 

It's 15 % OFF all stamp sets

  • Background stamps
  • Personalized name stamps
  • Incentive stamp sets from the supply list
  • Cookie press stamps
  • single stamps

It does not

  • Hostess sets
  • Bundled stamp sets
  • Digital stamp brush sets

How to order…4
Simple Ways

Start making your wishlist!!!

Oh Wait one more thing in addition to the Stamp Sale we're also having a week long
celebration for Digital Scrapbooking Day.

What this means is you'll get FREE downloads .. and 50% off Digital
. Be sure to check out my site starting Oct. 29th. Click here to visit my Stampin Up! site. (The promotions
will be updated on the 29th).

Thanks for stopping by and as always,

Happy Stampin',
Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

Well I Survived “Survivor Crop”

Hi Stampers!  All I can say is WOW!  What an Awesome Event! Great Food, Friends, Make n Takes and just all around a BLAST!  I wanted to share a video that I found from the Fiskateers group that was there! I meant an Awesome Lady (Tami) who did some great Make n Take's!  Oh, and I WON a prize!  WOO HOO!  Or should I say "Hoot Hoot"!  Yes, I am on the video too! LOL! I think it's at about 2:28 into the video! 

Anyway, yes, I name was called and I won a Fiskars 12" Portable rotary Trimmer and a pair of PINK Fiskars scissors!  YEAH, I was gonna get a pair now I don't have to!!  Enjoy the video and I'll post some pics tomorrow!   Oh, and our Team "Save the Hooters" came in 2nd for Table Decorations! We were so excited! I had lots to catch up today and was gone most of the day but will be back to sharing more projects that I'm working on.

Thanks for stopping by and Happy Stampin',

Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

FREE Big Shot, FREE stamp sets and

NEW Clearance Rack items Oh My!  Wow… Stampin' Up! has gone ALL OUT with PROMOTIONS for OCTOBER! 

Big Shot Promo Oct 2011 
($100.00 in FREE Merchandise) for all new demonstrators who sign up in OCTOBER

click here to join! Then click Join the fun! You will get more details there also. If you have been thinking about joining Stampin' Up! click here on my page and get a little bit more information. 

Buy Two Simply Sent Kits – Get a Free Stamp Set!

Oct2011_NAcust_B2G1free_B1 Dates: October 1-31, 2011

Promotion Details:  Buy two Simply Sent Kits and get a FREE coordinating stamp set! Our Simply Sent Kits are the ideal choice for the beginning crafter. The card kits offer a variety of basic themes, so it's easy to create cards for any occasion.

To successfully promote this special offer, you will need to reach beyond your existing customer base to those who are beginning crafters or those who desire a creative outlet but feel they don't have time or talent.

Buy any two of the following Simply Sent Kits:







Simply Sent Great Day




Simply Sent Everyday Elegance




Simply Sent Sweet Moments


And get a FREE coordinating stamp set:








It's Your Day




Es tu día (Spanish It's Your day)




C'est ta fête (French It's Your Day)




Everyday Wishes




You're Cherished




Chérissons les anges (French You're Cherished)


Clearance Rack

New Holiday Items added to the Clearance Rack!!! 

Check them out HERE! (while supplies last)

WOW now that's alot of information!

If you have any questions please email me at or call/txt me 760-597-0020