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Forum: Buy/Sell 04-12-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 992
Posted By brookskaren
I got my stamps yesterday. Thanks! They arrived...

I got my stamps yesterday. Thanks! They arrived in great shape. Great seller.
Forum: Buy/Sell 04-05-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 992
Posted By brookskaren
Sent you 2 emails.

Sent you 2 emails.
Forum: Techniques 03-23-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
Thanks for the pics. Your daughter is quite a...

Thanks for the pics. Your daughter is quite a crafter already! I'm glad you can share a hobby with her, even if hers is a different type, the creativity and fun is there to share.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-21-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 1,374
Views: 105,269
Posted By brookskaren
I have a plastic case very similar to the Iris 12...

I have a plastic case very similar to the Iris 12 x 12 cases that are made for scrapbook paper and projects. You know the ones that are always on sale at Michaels, but are reg. priced at $ 9.99. It...
Forum: Techniques 03-21-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
Gina, could you post a pic of the pet items? I...

Gina, could you post a pic of the pet items? I am the only one in my family who does not have a pet, but I have fleece and denim and I could score some "Brownie points" if I made treats for their...
Forum: Techniques 02-27-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
Stacy, I'm with your hubby on this one. A sell...

Stacy, I'm with your hubby on this one. A sell is a sell regardless of when you make it. "Tomorrow" may or may not be a good day at the show based on weather, school activities, etc. May is a very...
Forum: Techniques 02-19-2015, 05:12 AM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
Diane, both craft fairs I did this past Christmas...

Diane, both craft fairs I did this past Christmas season were mixed vendors and crafters. That is the only kind I've participated in and I have good luck with my embellished paper items and candy...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-04-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,871
Posted By brookskaren
Me, too, Copper Kids. Sounds like a link I could...

Me, too, Copper Kids. Sounds like a link I could use to carry out some of my pinned ideas. Thanks!
Forum: Techniques 01-08-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
Thanks, Diane. I will definitely have someone...

Thanks, Diane. I will definitely have someone taste them before using them. I'm a dark chocolate lover and Sixlets just have an "off" taste to me. For now, I've got them stored in the unopened...
Forum: Techniques 01-06-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
I bought some bags of Sixlets after Christmas,...

I bought some bags of Sixlets after Christmas, but could not find an expiration date. They are wrapped in sets of 6-8 candies in a sealed plastic sleeve. There are probably 20-25 pkgs. in the bag. ...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-02-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1,374
Views: 105,269
Posted By brookskaren
I pre-ordered my Misti last week. I have...

I pre-ordered my Misti last week. I have hundreds (probably more like thousands) of wood mounted stamps. Most are Stampin' UP! and I really like wood mounts. However, storage has become such an...
Forum: Techniques 11-18-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
TeeGeeDee, Yes, a Keurig cup fits well. You...

TeeGeeDee,
Yes, a Keurig cup fits well. You could add a Werther's, Andes mint, etc. on top as an added treat. I don't think a Hershey's kiss will fit with the lid on, but I didn't try it to see. ...
Forum: Techniques 11-18-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
Stampinrealtor, I sold out of the 14 cups I...

Stampinrealtor,
I sold out of the 14 cups I made at the church bazaar...same person bought all I had. I made 14 more for the next sale that sort of just fell in my lap because I wasn't looking for...
Forum: Techniques 11-17-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
Really cute items, Wendy. I like your attention...

Really cute items, Wendy. I like your attention to detail!
Forum: Techniques 11-08-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
Hooray for you, Kelly! I cannot imagine making...

Hooray for you, Kelly! I cannot imagine making that much $ here. I went back a few pages on this post to see what you were talking about with the snack boxes and cocoa cones with the cute spoons,...
Forum: Techniques 10-17-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
I may try that this year and just post a sign...

I may try that this year and just post a sign that says what might be inside. I won't charge more than $1-1.50 though. I am going to do some kid's grab bags with little items that teachers/fair...
Forum: Techniques 10-15-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
I meant to offer a "marketing" hint when I posted...

I meant to offer a "marketing" hint when I posted yesterday, but forgot after my long post! I remind customers of people they know in nursing homes that have limited space for decorations. The...
Forum: Techniques 10-14-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
I agree that pricing seems to be difficult for...

I agree that pricing seems to be difficult for most of us. Many use a "formula", but I would not sell anything if I used the typical formula of double the cost, then double it again! I try to keep...
Forum: Techniques 10-02-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
For those of you that have Walgreen's where you...

For those of you that have Walgreen's where you live, they currently have the regular sized Hershey bars (for snowmen, etc.) for 50 cents each. No limit and the price is good through Saturday. This...
Forum: Techniques 08-24-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 5,755
Views: 385,014
Posted By brookskaren
buteo, I sent you a PM about the bags. Karen

buteo, I sent you a PM about the bags.
Karen
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-07-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,784
Posted By brookskaren
smejones, Mary Fish @ Stampin' Pretty did a...

smejones,
Mary Fish @ Stampin' Pretty did a tutorial on using the hot knife to trim stamps. I don't know how to link, and I think you can just do a search once you go to her blog. It was not a...
Forum: Mission: Organization 03-19-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,437
Posted By brookskaren
I agree with going slow and thinking about how...

I agree with going slow and thinking about how you like to work, as well as how you organize things you already have (look at your kitchen and closet). Also, make sure that your paper is stored away...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-09-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 3,443
Views: 206,026
Posted By brookskaren
Knox, THAT is what I call organized! Love it! I...

Knox, THAT is what I call organized! Love it! I could probably do that as well if I could find an empty space for stacking so many boxes. My stamp room has lots of those boxes in it, but they are...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-02-2014, 05:02 AM
Replies: 3,443
Views: 206,026
Posted By brookskaren
help

Thanks everyone. I actually have and use the Iris boxes as mentioned, but am not currently putting the ideas in the box with them. I keep them in a notebook by my computer where I jot down ideas as...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-01-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 3,443
Views: 206,026
Posted By brookskaren
reorganizing

I think I need help. I used to be one of the most organized people anyone knew. This is no longer true, except in my mind. I have stuff literally everywhere and need to know what system works for...
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