On Wednesday I introduced you to Stampin’ Up!’s brand new 2019 Holiday Catalog. If you want to take a stroll through all the new suites of products (and I know you do), CLICK HERE. If you just want to dive in to the electronic version of the catalog, you can see it here:
MY FAVORITE THINGS
I always love the launch of a new catalog – what’s not to love about new designs of new craft supplies?! Stampin’ Up!’s 2019 Holiday Catalog is incredible! There are so many great new products showcased in this new book! Stampin’ Up!’ Demonstrators have enjoyed the opportunity to play with these new items for the past month, and we’ve enjoyed sharing our new projects with you. Now we get to share these new products with you – what fun! Hopefully this list of my favorite things will help you to shuffle your list or whittle it down a little bit – or it might inspire you to add some items you overlooked. 🙂 Either way, I’m happy to share my favorites from the book with you.
In an effort to narrow down my list a bit, I’ve lumped my favorites into categories. Some are themes, some are product lines and some are accessories. Regardless, these are some of my favorite things in Stampin’ Up!’s 2010 Holiday Catalog.
MY FAVORITE CHRISTMAS BUNDLE
Cup of Christmas
When it comes to Christmas, we all love a good stamp set with a wreath or a tree or a jolly elf. For some reason, though, I am so drawn to the images and sentiments in the Cup of Christmas Bundle. Based on the first two days of catalog sales, I’m not alone. People love coffee, tea and cider – and my customers love this bundle. The sweet sentiments that layer beautifully over the warm mug in this set are incredible. Here’s a look at the Cup of Christmas Bundle:
There are so many things to love about this bundle, which includes the Cup of Christmas photopolymer stamp set and Cup of Cheer Dies. Not only are the detailed dies beautiful for a variety of wonderful projects, but the cup stamps are REVERSIBLE so your mugs aren’t always facing the same direction. Here’s a fun video from Stampin’ Up! that shows you how this set works:
And here’s a card I made with the dies from this set (the card also features a gorgeous panel of Toile Christmas Designer Series Paper and a sentiment from Teeny Tiny Christmas). You can click on the card to see my original post about this project:
MY FAVORITE SUITE
Feels Like Frost
If you are like me, you love beautiful landscapes and gorgeous colors. The Feels Like Frost Suite brings these together with a gorgeous collection of products you are going to want to add to your collection of stamps, dies and papers. While we might not initially think, “Christmas!” when we see these colors and papers, the frosty scenes are perfect for your projects this holiday season. Such an amazing collection! You can click on this picture to see all of the items in this suite:
Good news! You don’t have to buy each of these products individually. Stampin’ Up! has given us one number to buy all the coordinated products in this suite (each of the suites in this catalog have the same). How amazing is that?! Here’s a look at the entire suite:
- Frosted Foliage Cling Stamp Set (10% off)
- Frosted Frames Dies (10% off)
- Feels Like Frost 6″ x 6″ Specialty Designer Series Paper
- Seaside Spray 1/4″ (6.4 mm) Metallic Ribbon
- Shimmery Crystal Effects
- Ice Stampin’ Glitter
Every single product in this suite deserves your attention – please take a moment to review every single inch of pages 40, 41 and 42. The Frosted Foliage Bundle gives us big, beautiful sentiments with a set of frames that can’t be passed over. Here’s a look at this bundle:
You can CLICK HERE on the image below to see each of the pages in this pack of papers: I’d like to share two projects I’ve made with products from this suite – you can click on the projects below to read the original posts:
MY FAVORITE ALL-OCCASIONS BUNDLE
Harvest Hello Bundle
Are you looking for a smart bundle that you can use outside of the holidays? If so, you are likely eyeing the Harvest Hello Bundle. While the Harvest hellos stamp set and coordinating Apple Builder Punch can make Thanksgiving or Halloween pumpkins this Fall, they can make green and red apples all year. Here’s a look at the Harvest Hellos Bundle:
Just look at the variety of sentiments here, too. The type font makes them versatile to use all year. Here are some projects I’ve made with this bundle (you can click on each of the photos to see my original post for each project):
MY FAVORITE ACCESSORIES
For nearly every punch or set of dies released, Stampin’ Up! also releases an amazing, coordinated stamp set. I will always encourage you to take advantage of the bundled pricing from a bundle (10% off both items is great!), but there are some dies or punches that are just amazing on their own.
Stitched Stars Dies
We have stitched circles, squares, ovals and rectangles (along with lots of other stitched shapes). It was only a matter of time before stitched stars came our way. Yay! Here’s a look at the oh-so-versatile Stitched Stars Dies:
Pine Tree Punch
I’ve also had a lot of fun with the decidedly Holiday-themed Pine Tree Punch. I haven’t yet inked up the coordinating Perfectly Plaid Bundle, but I’ve punched lots and lots of trees. Here’s a look at the Pine Tree Punch:
MY FLASHBACK FAVORITES
What are the Holidays without memories of years gone by? There are two products in Stampin’ Up!’s 2019 Holiday Catalog that enjoyably trigger flashbacks (and for two very different reasons). Here are my flashback favorites…
Night Before Christmas 6″ x 6″ Designer Series Paper
The patterns and colors in the Night Before Christmas 6″ x 6″ Designer Series Paper are reminiscent of Christmases past. I adore the color palette in this pack of papers (Crushed Curry and Pretty Peacock look so retro here) with fun images of reindeer, stockings and Christmas trees:
Tiny Keepsakes Bundle
Some time ago, the Curvy Keepsakes Dies were all the rage with a fun treat box cut from the dies. Everyone loved them – and for good reason. Stampin’ Up! dipped its toe into the nostalgia pool a bit to bring back a tinier version of the Curvy Keepsakes Dies. Here’s a look at the Tiny Keepsakes Bundle:
MY FAVORITE PAPER
COME TO GATHER DESIGNER SERIES PAPER
You know how much I love Stampin’ Up!’s Designer Series Papers, right? The designs inspire me by offering great patterns and outrageously gorgeous color combinations. I love the warm, rich colors of Fall, so I’m naturally drawn to the patterns and tones in the Come to Gather Designer Series Paper. Here’s a look at the colors and patterns in this pack of papers:
That’s a lot of great stuff! What do you think of my list? What are your favorite things from this catalog? I’ve loved working with these new products and can’t wait for your orders to arrive so you can start playing with them, too!
I hope I’ve confirmed your wish list – please come back to see what else you can’t live without.
Thanks for stopping by today!
STAMPIN’ UP!’S 2019 HOLIDAY CATALOG
Stampin’ Up! released its 2019 Holiday Catalog on Wednesday. What fun! Be sure to check out my post that walks you through all the suites and to download the catalog – CLICK HERE.
BUY 3, GET 1FREE SELECT DESIGNER SERIES PAPERS
Stampin’ Up! is launching a Buy 3, Get 1 Free Promotion on select Designer Series Papers today. I hope you’ll look through the papers that are part of this promotion so you will include some (or all) of them in the order you’ll be placing! All of the papers in this promotion are from the Annual Catalog.
CLICK HERE to shop the Designer Series Paper sale.
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