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NEW: Sent With Love

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Do you love crafting with a TRAVEL or POSTAGE THEME?

The new Limited Edition Sent With Love suite of products fits that bill perfectly.

Rubber stamps and patterned 12×12 papers feature images of planes, postage stamps, maps, arrows and more. They will all work together to create fabulous projects…. scrap pages, cards, journals, note paper and fun embellishments for your 3D projects.



Twelve sheets of patterned paper (Designer Series Paper, 2 each of the 6 double-sided pages), $18.95




Sent With Love stamp set, available as clear-mount only, $33.95




The bundle includes:

  • Sent With Love STAMP SET, clear-mount
  • pack of 12 sheets of patterned papers,
  • PLUS coordinating pack of CALYPSO CORAL BAKER'S TWIN

$46.25 – this is a 20% saving off the retail value!







To order the bundle (or any items separately) contact me via email OR place the order yourself via my ONLINE STORE.

No matter how you order, you will always be eligible for the exclusive benefits offered to my valued customers!

Happy stamping,

Simone Bartrum, Stampin' Up! demonstrator Australia, Victoria

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Limited Edition Stamp Set with FREE gift

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  January 3 - 21, 2012. Valentine's gift with purchase

From January 3 – 21 purchase the limited edition My Little Valentine stamp set for $17.95 (plus p/h) and get the Sealed With Love Simply Sent kit absolutely free! That's a $15.95 value for FREE.



My Little Valentine stamp set



"Sealed With Love" Simply Sent Kit – makes 10 note cards/envelopes


Little Valentines

The stamps are the perfect complement to the Simply Sent kit, but are also great on their own. Here we've added them to simple 7cm x 7cm mini cards. Colours are from this year's new In Color range (including Summer Starfruit, Primrose Petals, Raspberry Ripple & Midnight Muse), and the oh so lovely Flowering Flourishes stamp set. 





Layering Tip: I {Heart} You stamp 

1.Punch tag from Jewellery Tag punch in coordinating cardstock. We used Raspberry Ripple.


2. Stamp I {Heart} You greeting, and punch using the small ticket on the Ticket Duo punch.



3. Layer sentiment ticket over jewellery tag shape. Add bakers twine and hang from card. To stop it moving around too much add a Dimensional or glue dot to tag.






!! STOP PRESS: Breaking news…. Talking Tags are HERE in Australia!



 Love your smart phone? Scan the Talking Tags and record or listen to a personalised message. Great to add inside your homemade cards.

 Click HERE for more info (you'll have to scroll down that page a little), then contact me to place an order for the brand new Talking Tags – only $12.95 for 10 tags!



Happy stamping,

Simone Bartrum, Stampin' Up! demonstrator Australia, Victoria

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Clearance Rack Blitz

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Clearance Rack Blitz


We’re temporarily taking over 100 products out of retirement with discounts up to 70% off retail, but only while supplies last!

We’ll have four different groups of products on sale during the next month.


Want to see what's on sale this week? Just click on the date box below to open your handy printable document.

Please note: All sale items are from 2011-2012 catalogue (the one with the orange/Peach Parfait cover) so the page numbers refer to that catalogue.


12-20 December 2012

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Wow! I'm totally blown away by some of those prices and what a fabulous chance to get your hands on something you've been looking for, or wish you'd picked up last year. Woohooo.

Dasher for $8? The gorgeous Many Merry Messages for only $32.50 (was $64.95)? The much-loved Large Tag Punch for $15.50?

And so many more great deals too – Yay!


Logic tells us some of these items are going to disappear very quickly, so I'll be standing by to place your orders and will get them delivered directly to your door from our warehouse in Sydney. Contact me via 0411642038 or email for immediate response. 

Pssst: Want to check out what will be available in coming weeks? Click on the date boxes below.

Simone Bartrum, Stampin' Up! demonstrator Australia, Victoria



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Mystery Hostess: Everyone Wins

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Have you seen the fabulous ‘Ink-redible’ special this month?

Stampin’ Up! are giving away a FREE Collection of 10 large Ink Pads (a nearly $80 value) with a qualifying order. Wow – This is great news for hostesses!

But what if you have a modest order and aren’t able to host a workshop this month?

Well, I have GREAT news… You could get those FREE ink pads by joining in our Mystery Hostess group order!


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  • Major Prize: Collection of 10 ink pads ($79.95 value)
  • 2nd Prize: Free product to the value of $50
  • 3rd Prize: Free product to the value of $30
  • 4th Prize: Free product to the value of $20
  • 5th Prize: Half-price item of your choice
  • 6th Prize: Snail Adhesive
  • 7th Prize: Gold or Silver Stampin’ Dazzle Marker
  • 8th Prize: Gold or Silver Stampin’ Dazzle Marker
  • 9th Prize: Gold or Silver Stampin’ Dazzle Marker
  • 10th Prize: Gold or Silver Stampin’ Dazzle Marker


Note: Prizes 1st – 5th are the hostess benefits shared out, and 6th – 10th are participation gifts from me!


How does it work?

Step 1.
Ten people each place an order of at least $65 from any current Stampin’ Up! catalogue.

You could even take advantage of the Ornament Keepsakes promotion, stock up on green and red cardstock, or snag that lovely Christmas stamp set you’ve been eyeing off!

Step 2.

The total order will be over $650 which means it will qualify for the Free Ink Pads in this month’s ‘Ink-redible’ Promotion, as well as all the usual fabulous benefits.

Step 3.

Names will be randomly drawn on November 20, with prizes allocated to each participant (by sharing the Hostess Benefits) as described in the box above.

Step 4.
We will then submit the order, with orders and prizes available for collection before the end of November.



Please note: The order will be sent to my house for you to collect. If you are not local to me you will need to pay postage from Creswick, VIC to your address. Orders will be submitted on November 20th, or earlier if all spots are filled. Payment due at time of order. 


Happy stamping,

Simone Bartrum, Stampin' Up! demonstrator Australia, Victoria

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November Specials

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A new month brings new specials, and this month Stampin’ Up! has announced two specials for November!



1. Free Set of 10 Full-Size Ink Pads with a qualifying purchase

Free SET of 10 Ink Pads with qualifying purchase

From now until the 16th December, host a minimum $650 Stampin’ Up! party and get a FREE collection of ink pads – a $79.95 value – in addition to our other fantastic benefits!

You can choose between the Subtles, Brights and Regals collections (Neutrals not included).

Not ready to host a party?

That’s no problem. Simply gather orders from friends and family, add them to your own, and if the total exceeds $650 YOU will get the 10 FREE INK PADS!

Remember, that this INK PAD BONUS is in addition to the usual fabulous hostess benefits.



2. Free Festive Paper-Piercing Pack

Free Festive Piercing Pack with Qualifying Purchase

During November, get a FREE Festive Paper-Piercing Pack when you buy the Ornament Keepsakes Stamp Set or Candlelight Christmas Specialty Designer Series Paper Bundle.

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Contact me for more info.

Happy stamping,

Simone Bartrum, Stampin' Up! demonstrator Australia, Victoria

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Stampin’ Up! October Special: Free Stitched Satin Ribbon

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During October, get a FREE package of 3/8″ (1 cm) Stitched Satin Ribbon with every $60 purchase.

With summer coming, perhaps you’re looking forward to pool time, but at Stampin’ Up!, we’re preparing for ‘spool’ time!


Choose from any of the 2012-2014 In Colors—or spend $300 to earn all five!

Midnight Muse

Primrose Petals

Gumball Green

Summer Starfruit

Raspberry Ripple


And better still, there are no limits! Spend $120 and choose 2, spend $180 and choose 3….

And yes, we already asked. If you spend $300 you really do get all 5 varieties of Satin Stitched ribbon (valued at over $75) PLUS $50 in free products from Stampin’ Up!’s Hostess Benefits program.


As one of my customers you will also earn points with my Loyalty Rewards program, to help you earn even more free stuff.

Contact me to place your order… and don’t forget to let me know which ribbon colour you want!


Happy stamping,

Simone Bartrum, Stampin' Up! demonstrator Australia, Victoria

Stampin’ Up! Australia, October 2012 Special: Free Satin Stitched ribbon with every $60 purchase

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