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Forum: Announcements 02-16-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 570
Posted By mcbenjam
It is their annual Anniversary sale - ends about...

It is their annual Anniversary sale - ends about an hour from now. Enjoy!

Mary
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-03-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,166
Posted By mcbenjam
I just want to add a comment regarding Post #9,...

I just want to add a comment regarding Post #9, above, about shipping cost.

If using a discount (reward points) at PTI causes the total $ amount to fall below the free shipping threshold, then...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-02-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,166
Posted By mcbenjam
Hi, I'm so sorry you missed getting the things...

Hi, I'm so sorry you missed getting the things you wanted at the sale prices.

If I remember correctly, the sale dates and ending time were on the main page when first accessing the store. The...
Forum: Announcements 01-26-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,009
Posted By mcbenjam
Enjoy your first-order goodies! This sale was...

Enjoy your first-order goodies! This sale was just too good to pass up, and I'm sorry you had to wait. If you make future orders, I've found that when ordering at non-release times, the order...
Forum: Announcements 01-26-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,009
Posted By mcbenjam
Rick posted on the PTI forum today that they have...

Rick posted on the PTI forum today that they have tried to hire temporary workers, "but there just isn't anyone who will actually show up on a consistent basis that wants to actually work."

He...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-11-2017, 04:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By mcbenjam
I got a very nice email last night from Effie at...

I got a very nice email last night from Effie at The Ton, stating largely the same as the blog post this morning.

Having gone to the Academy's web page and read their page on copyright, I doubt...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-10-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By mcbenjam
The Ton Oscar Set and Trademark/Copyright

I've never bought any items from The Ton, but was just admiring some of their new release items.

https://thetonstampsblog.com/2017/01/10/2017-anniversary-release-day-2/

Scrolling down, I found...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-20-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 972
Posted By mcbenjam
I believe last year Simon Says Stamp had 30% off...

I believe last year Simon Says Stamp had 30% off their own brand of products on Black Friday.

Definitely get on mailing lists!

Mary
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-09-2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,222
Posted By mcbenjam
PTI is my most-used cardstock. It is nice and...

PTI is my most-used cardstock. It is nice and heavy, priced better than SU or MFT (12-$3, 24-$5 and 50-$9-sheet packs), and free shipping with a $70 order. They have lighter-weight patterned paper...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-06-2016, 04:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,299
Posted By mcbenjam
Evidently you've gotten enough inks to keep you...

Evidently you've gotten enough inks to keep you busy for a while, but just in case you start looking again...

I love MFT as a company. Their dies and stamps are great (although I personally...
Forum: Announcements 12-08-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,822
Posted By mcbenjam
Are there any other online stores that carry Top...

Are there any other online stores that carry Top Dog dies? Over the past few months I've checked for them at several stores, but never found any.

I've never bought any of their products, but have...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-14-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,560
Posted By mcbenjam
Papertrey Ink (PTI) is my favorite, followed by...

Papertrey Ink (PTI) is my favorite, followed by My Favorite Things (MFT). The design teams are amazing, and the vast majority of my stash is from these two places. I've never paid shipping at...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-07-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 673
Posted By mcbenjam
I have 2 MFT pads - one hybrid and one die, and...

I have 2 MFT pads - one hybrid and one die, and am not really a fan of either.

Each person is different, though, so maybe buy one of each and try it for yourself. I already have a full set of SU...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-07-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 639
Posted By mcbenjam
I hadn't noticed that MFT didn't have felt...

I hadn't noticed that MFT didn't have felt anymore. A while back they had buttons on a deep discount, and buttons aren't showing up anywhere in the shop, either.

Maybe it wasn't selling well. I...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-22-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 726
Posted By mcbenjam
Aastha, You've gotten good information from...

Aastha,

You've gotten good information from previous posters. All I can add is that a lot also depends upon the individual postal clerk who handles your mail.

A few years ago, I made wedding...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-13-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 686
Posted By mcbenjam
I looked at this kit long and hard on the 11th...

I looked at this kit long and hard on the 11th (last day to order). I couldn't find on the Hero Arts blog, store, or on any of the DT blogs any dimensions for the stamps and dies.

In the end,...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-11-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,230
Posted By mcbenjam
PTI has this Uncorked set, that has sentiments...

PTI has this Uncorked set, that has sentiments for birthday, anniversary, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year, etc: https://www.papertreyink.com/stamps/uncorked-stamp-set/

And a cute Wine Bottle...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-03-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,032
Posted By mcbenjam
Linda, Thank you so much for pointing out...

Linda,

Thank you so much for pointing out that the 50-packs are $9, not $6. I missed that mistake, and can't seem to find an edit button today.

Mary
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-03-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,032
Posted By mcbenjam
I just re-read my #5 post above, and that should...

I just re-read my #5 post above, and that should be Memento dye and Luxe, not die and Luxe. Ooops!

And since you're looking at Aqua Mist - one of my favorite color combos ever is Aqua Mist, red,...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-03-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,032
Posted By mcbenjam
I found an old thread here on SCS where someone...

I found an old thread here on SCS where someone asked about a Aqua Mist/Soft Sky comparison. That thread had a link to Nichole Heady's blog in 2008 that showed both:

{capture the moment}: So, are...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-28-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,465
Posted By mcbenjam
Linda (uncbballfan) said it very nicely. ...

Linda (uncbballfan) said it very nicely.

I've ordered from PTI just about monthly almost from their beginning. Every single interaction I've had with their customer service has been handled...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-26-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 401
Posted By mcbenjam
MFT used to have a forum here, but when they quit...

MFT used to have a forum here, but when they quit being a member company the entire forum got deleted.

In the past I've emailed MFT to ask about a restock (for storage envelopes and for...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-20-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,286
Posted By mcbenjam
I know you asked about an embossing folder,...

I know you asked about an embossing folder, but...My Favorite Things has 2 sizes of brick stencils. I've just recently started using the supply of embossing paste and stencils that I've bought over...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-20-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,064
Posted By mcbenjam
Just for clarity - the new PTI ink pads are the...

Just for clarity - the new PTI ink pads are the same formula of ink, just a differently shaped pad. The manufacturer was going to increase the cost of the comma shaped pads pretty dramatically, so...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-20-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,270
Posted By mcbenjam
Thanks for all the links included in previous...

Thanks for all the links included in previous posts. My parents fully believed that XMas was a huge plot to remove Christ from Christmas. I hadn't paid too much attention to it, but was glad to...
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