Hello stampers, crafters and friends, with Easter on Sunday I am going to share with you the cards and some other projects that I created and some that were in the Occasions catalog as inspiration.  If you don’t use your catalogs as inspiration books you need to.  Stampin’ Up!® puts a lot of thought and planning in the samples in each catalog.  Our catalogs are not just meant to be for you to just buy things out of, but to inspire you to take what you see and recreate or CASE it.  CASE (Copy and Share Everything) or (Copy and Selectively Edit).   Here’s a look at the gallery of projects.

Basket bunch bundle, basket bunch stamp set, basket builders framelits, layering ovals, lots of labels framelits, Stampin' Up, coloring, #rickadkins, #rckinsmonstudiobasket bunch easter card featured imageBasket Bunch Bundle, basket bunch treat box, pear pizzaz, classic label punch, 2015 2017 in colors, simply score, Basket Builder Framelits Dies, Basket Bunch Stamp Set, Stampin' Up!, #rickadkins, #rckinsmonstudio, Hersey Kiss Treat holder, treat hlder and card, Easterbasket bunch 4March Paper Pumpkin 2017, Hey Chick stamp set, Stampin' Up!, Watercolor paper, watercolor resist, sweet sugarplum bakers twine, #rckinsmonstudio, #rickadkinsMarch Paper Pumpkin 2017 Alternative Projects for Bunny BuddyBunny Buddies2Bunny Buddies1a

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I hope that you all have a wonderful Easter holiday, and that you find some time to sneak away from your family functions and find a little time to create something.

Most of you know that we are in the middle of the retirement.   The Retirement list was shared on Monday and if you have not seen it you can see my post about it here.   Here are the details.   The stamps sets are guaranteed to be available until May 22, after that they will be as supplies last.   All the embellishments, ribbons, inks, bundles, (everything else) are only while supplies last.   You can see the current list of sold out items below.

Discontinued – 2016-2017 annual catalog

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Ink • Item 138328 Watermelon Wonder Classic Stampin’ Ink Refill Price: $3.25
Ink • Item 138329 Cucumber Crush Classic Stampin’ Ink Refill Price: $3.25
Ink • Item 138330 Tip Top Taupe Classic Stampin’ Ink Refill Price: $3.25
Ink • Item 138331 Mint Macaron Classic Stampin’ Ink Refill Price: $3.25
p. 171
Paper • Item 131186 Brights 12″ x 12″ Cardstock Price: $11.00
Paper • Item 131189 Subtles 12″ x 12″ Cardstock Price: $11.00
p. 172
Paper • Item 141633 Affectionately Yours Cardstock Pack Price: $8.00
p. 173
Paper • Item 141631 Festive Birthday Cardstock Pack Price: $8.00
Paper • Item 141655 Blooms & Bliss Cardstock Pack Price: $8.00
Paper • Item 141661 Fruit Stand Cardstock Pack Price: $8.00
p. 174
Paper • Item 141642 Serene Scenery Designer Series Paper Stack Price: $10.00 $8.00   Save20 %
Paper • Item 141643 Serene Scenery Cardstock Pack Price: $8.00
p. 176
Paper • Item 107297 Crumb Cake Medium Envelopes Price: $6.50
p. 177
Embellishments • Item 119246 Rhinestone Basic Jewels Price: $5.00 $2.50  Save 50 %
Embellishments • Item 119247 Pearl Basic Jewels Price: $5.00 $3.50 Save 30 %
p. 178
Embellishments • Item 114319 Whisper White 5/8″ Organza Ribbon  Price: $6.00
p. 179
Embellishments • Item 141664 Floral Boutique Designer Washi Tape Price: $5.00
Embellishments • Item 141683 Blushing Bride Designer Washi Tape Price: $3.00
Embellishments • Item 141684 Night of Navy Solid Baker’s Twine Price: $3.00
p. 180
Ink • Item 102566 Jet Black StāzOn Refill Price: $6.00
p. 182
Adhesive • Item 103684 Adhesive Remover Price: $3.50
p. 183
Tools • Item 121779  Clear Block Cleaning Cloth Price: $4.00
p. 185
Tools • Item 135847 Silver Mini Staples Price: $4.00
Tools • Item 139083 Handheld Stapler Price: $10.00
p. 195
Tools • Item 127821 Woodgrain Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Price: $7.50
Tools • Item 133737 Lovely Lace Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Price: $7.50

Discontinued – 2017 occasions catalog

p. 14
Bundles • Item 144705
Sealed with Love Photopolymer Bundle Price: $45.75
Bundles • Item 144706
Scellée d’un baiser Photopolymer Bundle (French) Price: $45.75
Tools • Item 142752
Love Notes Framelits Dies Price: $30.00
p. 21
Paper • Item 142779
Succulent Garden Cardstock Pack Price: $8.00
p. 42
Bundles • Item 144719
Special Reason Wood-Mount Bundle Price: $53.00
Bundles • Item 144720
Special Reason Clear-Mount Bundle Price: $45.75
Bundles • Item 144721
Raison spéciale Clear-Mount Bundle (French) Price: $45.75
Tools • Item 142750
Stylish Stems Framelits Dies Price: $31.00 $18.60 Save 40 %
p. 47
Embellishments • Item 142786
Urban Underground Embellishments Price: $6.50 $4.55 Save 30 %
Embellishments • Item 142787
Urban Underground Designer Washi Tape Price: $5.00
p. 48
Bundles • Item 144734
Nailed It Wood-Mount Bundle Price: $50.25
Bundles • Item 144735
Nailed It Clear-Mount Bundle Price: $43.00
Bundles • Item 144736
Les bons outils Clear-Mount Bundle (French) Price: $43.00
Tools • Item 143230
Build It Framelits Dies  Price: $27.00
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Paper • Item 142788
Falling in Love Designer Series Paper Price: $11.00 $6.60 Save 40 %
Thanks for dropping by today, again I hope that you have a wonderful and happy Easter.   Remember that if you want to pick up any of the items on the Retirement list you need to go ahead a get it today.  You can see everything in my online store by clicking here!
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retirement host code

If you use the following host code on an order that is $35 or more before taxes and shipping I will send you a free item from the new 2017 Annual catalog.  Since I cannot show you the item yet because of the spoiler policy I can tell you that it will be a new embellishment worth $5.00 in the new 2017 Annual catalog. 

  • Also by placing orders now you will receive a FREE 2017-2018 Annual catalog in the mail from me.
  • As well as the free gift above.