In the Forums

Register

Today's Posts

Search

Get the Weekly
Inkling
newsletter





Previous Issues

Splitcoaststampers's privacy policy

Get Social

Splitcoaststampers on InstagramLike Splitcoaststampers on FacebookFollow Splitcoaststampers on TwitterPit Splitcoaststampers on Pinterest

Sponsored Ads


 
Splitcoaststampers.com - the world's #1 papercrafting community
You're currently viewing Splitcoaststampers as a GUEST. We pride ourselves on being great hosts, but guests have limited access to some of our incredible artwork, our lively forums and other super cool features of the site! You can join our incredible papercrafting community at NO COST. So what are you waiting for?

Join the party at Splitcoaststampers today!

Reply
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-29-2005, 05:24 AM   #1  
Matboard Maniac
 
MaryTHutchinson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 307
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default Where can you find clear boxes for storing stamps?

Besides the new SU ones in their new catalog this year. Does anyone have them cheaper? Thanks.

mary
MaryTHutchinson is offline  
Tweet this Post! Share on Facebook Reddit!! Pin on Pinterest! Share on Google+!
Reply With Quote Likes
Old 07-29-2005, 06:41 AM   #2  
Rubber Obsessor
 
Melody Smith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 164
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default

I live in New Mexico -- not sure where you live. Anyway, there is a paper supply store called XpedX, and they carry all of the sizes of plastic cases that SU! carries, and they are all $1.09 apiece. The only kind they do not carry are the ones with dividers in them. Their web page is: www.xpedx.com. You may want to see if you can order online from them.
Melody Smith is offline  
Tweet this Post! Share on Facebook Reddit!! Pin on Pinterest! Share on Google+!
Reply With Quote Likes
Old 07-29-2005, 09:15 AM   #3  
Mad Swapper
 
Jessrose21's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Farmington, NY
Posts: 4,614
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default

Quote:

Originally Posted by Melody Smith
I live in New Mexico -- not sure where you live. Anyway, there is a paper supply store called XpedX, and they carry all of the sizes of plastic cases that SU! carries, and they are all $1.09 apiece. The only kind they do not carry are the ones with dividers in them. Their web page is: www.xpedx.com. You may want to see if you can order online from them.
Wow, we have an XpedX in Rochester, NY. I was stupid and threw out my old boxes years ago not knowing I'd later want them to sell my sets... I'll definitely be checking to see if our store carries those boxes. Thanks!!
__________________
Jessica

Wild Rose Stamper blog
SCS gallery
Jessrose21 is offline  
Tweet this Post! Share on Facebook Reddit!! Pin on Pinterest! Share on Google+!
Reply With Quote Likes
Old 07-29-2005, 09:44 AM   #4  
Embossing Fanatic
 
JGlenn827's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Posts: 59
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Smile Good News, Bad News

I just checked with the xpedx (and thier sister store Arveys) stores in Cincinnati and while they do not carry the plastic cases like Stampin Ups Stamp cases they do carry plastic paper storage boxes 2 inches high in both 8.5X11 ($2.05) and 12x12 ($2.65). I'm going to check it out tonight.
__________________
Julie

Last edited by JGlenn827; 07-29-2005 at 09:46 AM.. Reason: Typo
JGlenn827 is offline  
Tweet this Post! Share on Facebook Reddit!! Pin on Pinterest! Share on Google+!
Reply With Quote Likes
Old 07-29-2005, 09:58 AM   #5  
Compulsive Stamper
 
Honey Bee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 376
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default

At a dollar store recently I came across clear and white empty video cases for 19 cents each. I found them great for making up sets of non SU stamps. I have sentiments in one, seasonal in another, leaves in another.

I have even stamped pretty covers and slipped them into the clear sleeves, scoring so the cardstock would bend easily on the spine, and used them to give gift sets of cards to friends.

They stack neatly, just like SU boxes, and are sturdy.

Hope this helps.
Honey Bee
Honey Bee is offline  
Tweet this Post! Share on Facebook Reddit!! Pin on Pinterest! Share on Google+!
Reply With Quote Likes
Reply



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Acrylic Blocks/Stamp ?? MichelleY General Stamping Talk 60 06-09-2006 06:35 AM
Colleen Kidder's $ Store Find Tipsheet craftdoc General Stamping Talk 24 07-26-2005 07:01 PM
How do you organized your stamps? mommakate General Stamping Talk 26 09-20-2004 04:16 AM
Where do I find boxes for my cards that I can stamp on? LuvUMore General Stamping Talk 2 08-23-2004 10:18 AM
Where can I find clear buttons? NHolder General Stamping Talk 4 06-11-2004 08:31 PM