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Forum: Mission: Organization 03-17-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 35,542
Posted By SaraK
I got a scrapbook tote with two handles from...

I got a scrapbook tote with two handles from Michaels on clearance, around $10. It is sectioned off into 4 rectangles along the sides and a long, thin rectangle down the middle. It has plenty of room...
Forum: Mission: Organization 06-16-2010, 05:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 846
Posted By SaraK
I used a zippered cd case I found at Walmart,...

I used a zippered cd case I found at Walmart, took the cd sleeves out and replaced them with the other card sleeves. I had to clip one of the holes about 1/4" up to get them to align properly, but...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-15-2010, 06:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 467
Posted By SaraK
My parents live in Dallas and when I visited them...

My parents live in Dallas and when I visited them last year, I went to a place called Stamp Asylum. It was amazing! The walls are covered with shelves of product and samples. I literally spent over...
Forum: Mission: Organization 06-13-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By SaraK
lol. I feel your pain! I did the same thing. I...

lol. I feel your pain! I did the same thing. I recommend using a Color Wheel. It gave me the ability to match (or closely match) the colors and put them in an order that made sense to me and was also...
Forum: Mission: Organization 06-12-2010, 09:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 846
Posted By SaraK
I use overhead transparancies for cost reasons,...

I use overhead transparancies for cost reasons, but acetate works too!
Forum: Mission: Organization 06-11-2010, 09:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By SaraK
If it helps any, I just recently listed a bunch...

If it helps any, I just recently listed a bunch of stamps for sale. All of the buyers (7 people,) who purchased wood mount stamps asked me to unmount them before I shipped. They still paid my full...
Forum: Mission: Organization 06-11-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,590
Posted By SaraK
I own that exact filing cabinet. I tried 12x12...

I own that exact filing cabinet. I tried 12x12 papers in it when I first got it but they were too tall. I then took a sheet of 12x12 standard cs and a sheet of pp with the logo strip on the side to...
Forum: Announcements 05-22-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,903
Posted By SaraK
My local J's has them without any sort of...

My local J's has them without any sort of security measures. I mentioned to the cashier today that I was surprised that they didn't have pick up cards to purchase them, like they do for the Cricut...
Forum: Mission: Organization 04-30-2010, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 778
Posted By SaraK
I just used the sticky velcro rounds I found at...

I just used the sticky velcro rounds I found at Joanns for a couple of bucks. Cheaper if you use a coupon. Instead of sticking them to a shelf, I stuck them to the lid of a small plastic storage box....
Forum: Announcements 04-19-2010, 11:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,916
Posted By SaraK
Some stores will let you see a sample of the...

Some stores will let you see a sample of the paper. My local HL did this. When I wanted to feel the weight of the the Paper Studio stuff, they opened a package. The manager said they could write it...
Forum: Mission: Organization 03-16-2010, 10:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,380
Posted By SaraK
I just found a 9x9 storage system by Cropper...

I just found a 9x9 storage system by Cropper Hopper at my local Michaels on clearance. I paid $3 and it includes a paper holder, 3 dividers, a paper pouch, 3 paper files and 3 page planners. I...
Forum: Mission: Organization 03-16-2010, 10:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 388
Posted By SaraK
I covered mine with wrapping paper and attached...

I covered mine with wrapping paper and attached label holders. When there's a certain project that I buy embellies for, I place all of them in a shoebox and label it with that project name. For...
Forum: Mission: Organization 03-02-2010, 08:02 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,394
Posted By SaraK
I don't think it's true about the vinyl losing...

I don't think it's true about the vinyl losing its cling. I'm a costume designer and have a few vinyl pieces in my inventory. I can tell you that they are a pain to pull out of the tub sometimes!...
Forum: Mission: Organization 02-23-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,394
Posted By SaraK
It doesn't sound stupid. It took me forever to...

It doesn't sound stupid. It took me forever to find it! Papilio.com They have both ink jet and laser for $13.36 for 10 sheets. It sounds like a lot, but I justified it by buying multiple packs to...
Forum: Mission: Organization 02-22-2010, 11:59 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,394
Posted By SaraK
I use Photoshop and choose the mirror image...

I use Photoshop and choose the mirror image option. I know you can also use Microsoft Picture Manager and probably Word too ("edit" -> "rotate/flip" -> flip horizontally") The only reason I prefer...
Forum: Mission: Organization 02-22-2010, 11:26 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,394
Posted By SaraK
I bought printable cling vinyl and printed up the...

I bought printable cling vinyl and printed up the stamp images on it (in reverse, since when you mount them they get flipped.) Then I just stuck the unmounted stamps onto it and presto! They look...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-22-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,578
Posted By SaraK
You'll have a hard time every finding a "sale" on...

You'll have a hard time every finding a "sale" on Copics. They have a minimum sale price that all sellers are required to be above. The cheapest are at Carpe Diem Store, but you have to pay for...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-22-2010, 06:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,030
Posted By SaraK
I just ordered from carpediemstore.com You have...

I just ordered from carpediemstore.com You have to pay for shipping, but since I was buying so many of them, their prices were better than Oozak.com, (which offers free shipping over $50.) It really...
Forum: Mission: Organization 02-07-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 54,504
Posted By SaraK
I posted an ad on Craigslist looking for free...

I posted an ad on Craigslist looking for free empty baby food jars for a baby shower favor I was making. I collected over 100 in about a week. I used the ones with no labels or easily removable...
Forum: Mission: Organization 02-06-2010, 09:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,434
Posted By SaraK
I also had fabulous service from Organize More!...

I also had fabulous service from Organize More! There was an error with my order, because of a Paypal mix up. (It showed a quantity of 1 instead of 2, even though I was charged for 2. The only reason...
Forum: Mission: Organization 01-31-2010, 08:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,864
Posted By SaraK
I did a swatch book for SU and Bazzill using the...

I did a swatch book for SU and Bazzill using the color codes. Most of them turned out ok, but there were still a lot that were a little off. It took nearly 6 hours, including entering the color...
Forum: Announcements 09-18-2009, 07:47 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,674
Posted By SaraK
Corporate sends a list of stuff that the...

Corporate sends a list of stuff that the employees have to mark down without advance notice. Most of the time, it's stuff that's long gone or there's only one or two hidden in the clearance section....
Forum: Announcements 09-17-2009, 11:15 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,674
Posted By SaraK
I used to work at a Mike's and had to quit after...

I used to work at a Mike's and had to quit after 6 months. I figured working there would be fun, plus I'd get a discount. Instead, I got yelled at for following corporate policies and then yelled at...
Forum: Card Sketches 08-05-2009, 12:35 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 9,243
Posted By SaraK
Great sketch! Here's mine....

Great sketch! Here's mine. (http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1436575?&cat=500&ppuser=169926)
Forum: Templates 08-03-2009, 01:31 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 55,049
Posted By SaraK
Here are the files I altered for a OSW with 15...

Here are the files I altered for a OSW with 15 cards. I used the original measurement layout by Mae Collins (http://maecollins.blogspot.com/) but changed it to inches instead of cm. And then because...
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