Halloween and Fall Fun!

Our terrific Design Team have been posting some of their great creations for Halloween this week. If you haven’t had a chance to visit their blogs, do stop by and leave them some love!

Our sweet Pumpkin Pals just look like they’re having such a good time!

Our own Jamie Martin shared them here on her blog this week –

Pumpkin Pals Closeup

Kathi Rerek has been playing with the sweet House-Mouse Designs® stamp Chipmunk Treats.

Chipmunk Treat Closeup

These cards, and others they’ve shared this season, are just perfect for those of you who don’t want anything “too scary” for your Halloween/Fall projects! Fran also made this great video for our recent Virtual Catalog Party, sharing some fun ideas for great Fall Cards!

House-Mouse Designs for Holiday Inspiration

The House-Mouse and Friends Design Challenge Blog offers challenges every two weeks to keep you playing with your House-Mouse, Gruffies, and Happy Hoppers stamp images. If you create a card for the challenge and post it anywhere online, you can enter to win a great prize. To check out their bi-weekly challenges, visit the HMFCB Site.

The current challenge is Christmas (or Anything Goes), and we were so excited to see all of the HMFCB teamies using new images from the Stampendous House-Mouse Designs® collection! The blog has lots of inspiration, as well, for your own Holiday greetings featuring the House-Mouse characters. Plus, our own Design Team has been sharing with these fun friends, and you can find their posts here –

Kathi Rerek

Kathi Rerek HMD Card

Alison Heikkila

Alison H HMD Card

Jamie Martin

You can find the newest House-Mouse Designs images in our July 2020 Catalog, available online by clicking on the image below.

Stampendous July Release – Tips and Tricks

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Our retail stores had a great time with the Stampendous Virtual Catalog Party. They’ll each be doing their own prize drawing, so check with your store to see how that will be done.

If you’d still like to place an order, you can find the list of Participating Stores on our website.

Or check with a store near you by finding one on our Store Locator. Many of them were offering discounts and other prize drawings in addition to the one provided by Stampendous!

During the party, we let our stores premiere many of our newest YouTube videos with the hottest tips and tricks for our new July 2020 Release products. We’ve made those videos public now, so you can see all of Fran’s great ideas for combining and using our wonderful new dies and stamps!

Check out the Playlist here – July New Products Video Playlist

And check out this great new samples from our Design Team –

Alison Heikkila

 

Party On! So many great videos to share!

Virtual Catalog Party Banner

Stampendous is hosting our first Virtual Catalog Party this week at your favorite stamp store! Stores all over the US and Canada are sharing brand new video content each day from Fran. using the newest products from the Stampendous July 2020 Catalog.Stampenouds July 2020 Catalog

You can find a participating store on our website here – WE ADDED NEW ONES JUST TODAY!! – They all have links to the exclusive video content!!

Virtual Catalog Party Participating Stores

Or find a store near you and ask if they’re participating! You will find our Store Locator here –

Stampendous Retail Store Locator

Each participating store will be giving away a prize package courtesy of Stampendous which includes the Gift Card Wallet Cutting Dies and the Birthday Gift Perfectly Clear Stamps!

Today, stores are sharing Fran’s video of our GREAT sets for holiday and everyday that celebrate our surviving this year. It’s been a doozy, and we’re all still just getting through it. It’s definitely something to stamp about! Fran especially loves our All For Christmas stamp – a whimsical look at what’s on our Christmas list this year.

Our Design Team is also sharing with the new products to help you fill out your catalog party wish list – check out these great projects by

Kathi Rerek –

Kathi has been playing with Gift Card Wallets for lots of occasions

Graduation

Birthday

Wedding

Alison Heikkila

was playing live last night in the Sparkle Blends Fan Facebook Group! So much fun with our Dome/Jar/Shaker Die set!! You will want lots of goodies for shaking around, this is a great group to combine both. Here’s the link to the Fan Group, you’ll need to join to watch the video – https://www.facebook.com/groups/SparkleBlends

Sparkle Blends Fan Club – Live Video

if you can’t join the Facebook group, Alison shared this card on her blog here (but no video, sorry) – Halloween Candy Jar

Jamie Martin

is playing with the darling Masked Mice set!! Oh my word, so sweet!!!

 

 

 

 

Happy Nurse’s Day!

May 6 is National Nurse’s Day and we wanted to say Thank You to the dedicated folks doing this really difficult job. Such caring and thoughtful workers deserve some Mousey Love and our House-Mouse friends have just the love they deserve. (Aren’t they looking sweet? Ellen drew little masks on them!)

We have several House-Mouse Designs® stamps perfect for honoring your favorite healthcare workers, or just for saying “Hope you Feel Better” to friends and family.

Kitty Cast Stamp
Kitty Cast Stamp – Cling Rubber or Wood Mounted

 

Cure All Tea
Cure All Tea Stamp – Cling Rubber or Wood Mounted

Cotton Ball Mouse
Cotton Ball Rubber Stamp – Cling Rubber or Wood Mounted

 

Nurse Mouse Stamp
Nurse Mouse Rubber Stamp – Cling Rubber or Wood Mounted

 

Quick Recovery Stamp
Quick Recovery Stamp – Cling Rubber or Wood Mounted

 

Here are some sweet cards made with these images:

And a super cute card using the Kitten Cast image is being shared by our Design Team member today:

Kathi Rerek

 

Thanks for sharing some love with her, and maybe reaching out to a nurse you know and saying a special Thank You to them today.

House-Mouse at Home!

Our delightful friends from House-Mouse Designs® are staying home along with everyone else. They just love hanging around the house, but they’re terrible at physical distancing. Our Design Team are playing with these sweet friends, too, so be sure to check out their links below and leave them some love!

Here are some of the great samples we’ve seen using these awesome stamps. Be sure to also check out the House-Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge Blog for your chance to win some great products!! This week’s challenge asks you to use flowers. Of course, there is always the Anything Goes option.

You can have a ton of fun with our House-Mouse Designs® Mini-Clear Stamp Set… This bundle contains 12 sets of stamps with greetings and images plus a tiny handle and a tiny stamp pad all in a snap shut case with coloring suggestions! Wow… the best!

Check out the great projects from our team!

Alison Heikkila

Kathi Rerek

Jamie Martin

Winners! – Gnomes and Cocoa Prizes

Hello Everyone, it’s time to announce some winners of recent blog projects we’ve had. Winners should send an email with their U.S. mailing address to submissions@stampendous.com

Gnome for the Holidays

 

 

 

First up, Holiday Gnomes – This darling clear set goes to one lucky winner from our blog, and that’s

karenajo

Then we said we’d offer a set to one commenter from each of our Design Team members so…

From Alison’s Blog

Torrey

From Kathi’s Blog

Shartl

From Jamie’s Blog

Denise Bryant

Sharing a Sip Cocoa Banner

 

 

 

 

Next we have three winners from our blog for National Cocoa Day. These winners will get the Sharing a Sip stamp from House-Mouse Designs. Please email us to let us know whether you’d like Cling Rubber or Wood Mounted.

Heidi

Janet Cobb

Beverly Jordan

 

Today is National Cocoa Day!

Sharing a Sip Cocoa Banner

National Cocoa Day is upon us! Oooh… so many sweet treats this month. Amanda, Maxwell, and Mudpie are enjoying a warm cup of cocoa with mini marshmallows under the Christmas tree. Do you enjoy a sweet cocoa now and then? Let us know how you take your hot chocolate – a hint of peppermint? add a cinnamon stick? lots of marshmallows? Leave a comment here for a chance to win our darling House-Mouse Designs® image Sharing a Sip in your choice of wood mounted or cling rubber. We’ll send three lucky winners a stamp to a U.S. Mailing Address (of course our Official Contest Rules apply).

Here’s a sweet card by our Design Team member Jamie Martin that you can create from the products on our website – (click on the picture for the details).

Sharing a Sip by Jamie Martin

Sharing a Sip by Jamie Martin

Speaking of cocoa, we also have our wonderful marshmallow snowman this year, soaking in his Cocoa Hot Tub! This cute card from Alison Heikkila is colored so beautifully.

Cocoa Hot Tub by Alison Heikkila
Cocoa Hot Tub by Alison Heikkila

And this card by Cards and Coffee Time’s Tina Smith is just stunning! (and really shows off the shaved ice she put in the shaker card background, too.)

 

Be sure to visit their blogs and leave them all some love!!

Jamie Martin

Alison Heikkila

Tina Smith

Kathi Rerek

Bunny Hoyle

Lorraine Aquilina

Plus this great sample from Jamie Martin from November!

And another one that Lorraine Aquilina made earlier.

Coffee Lovers Blog Hop Time

The Coffee Lovers Blog Hop is back!! The main hop starts HERE!! (be sure to read to the end for a special offer)

It’s that time again when we celebrate all things stamping with all things coffee (or tea, or chocolate, or other caffeinated beverages!), and we have just the brand new stamp for you!

Cookie Crumbles features our sweet little friends from House-Mouse Designs® as they munch away at a delicious chocolate chip cookie while their fresh cup of coffee cools just a little! What a delightful snack at any time of day! We’ll give away three of these stamps to U.S. mailing addresses that comment during the hop!

Cookie Crumbles Wood Stamp
HMQ22 Cookie Crumbles Wood Mounted Stamp

This darling stamp is available in either wood mounted as shown, or in Stampendous Cling Rubber for easy storage and use with an acrylic handle. The winners of this great stamp may choose their preferred mounting style. Winners must have a U.S. mailing address!

Our very own Debi Hammons created this adorable cookie pouch using our Cookie Crumbles stamp and the WindowRama Cutting Dies Set. A 2-pk of Mother’s Chocolate Chip Cookies slides right in!

Cookie pouch featuring Cookie Crumbles

 

Our Design Team is also playing along with this fun hop, go leave a comment on their blogs too, to increase your chances of winning a Cookie Crumbles stamp of your own!

Kathi Rerek

 

Last, but not least, you can take 25% off any Coffee Themed Merchandise on the Stampendous website. Wow… now that’s something that will wake you up!  Use Promo Code CLBH2019 at checkout.

House-Mouse Fun and Prizes

House-Mouse Challenge Blog Hop

The House-Mouse and Friends Design Team from the Monday Challenge Blog are having a special blog hop today! This talented team promotes our wonderful mousey friends all year round. If you create anything with the House-Mouse Designs® images you should enter it in their blog challenge. There is always an “anything goes” theme available.

You can check out their blog hop here:

House-Mouse and Friends

Many of these designers are offering prizes on their blogs. Definitely check them out!

And our team couldn’t resist playing along with the newest House-Mouse images! Check out their blogs here! They will each have a prize to give to one lucky commenter with a U.S. Address. (They are featured in the above hop, as well).

Janelle Stollfus

Kathi Rerek

Alison Heikkila

Jamie Martin

Leadonna Fritts