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Old 04-08-2008, 07:37 PM   #1  
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hey everyone! I was at my local Costco today in the Waltham, MA area and found this great Scrapbook set...it was HUGE!! I looked at all the stuff in it, and I'm thinking...this has got to be like $40-$50?? So I looked, and then looked...and then saw...it was only $14.96!!!! WOAH!!!! I scooped one right up and couldn't get over the price. Even the cashier was surprised. The set has LOTS of stuff including 2 albums, Primas, Chipboard, Brads, Eyelets, an entire CUTE Alphabet Stamp Set, 12x12 Album, Ribbon, Other embellishments and more. I took pics so that you guys can all see what it looks like in case you want to look for it at your local store! Even if I only use HALF of this stuff, it's still a STEAL!!

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just a few more photos:






Hope a few others can get out there and find this bargain
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You got a great deal. Mine has not had them since Christmas and They were $40. If there were not many they may have been returned Items. Way to go I wish someone would return one to my store!
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Oh my gawd...Sc-o-re! Cha-wing! They better have these in Canada - I am going first thing in the AM!
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Wow! I am so jealous. That is a great deal!
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Wow! Mine was $40.00 and I thought that was a deal! You scored!

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WOW, you score BIG TIME! That is ALOT of stuff for $15. I'm going to stack my Costco tomorrow.
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That's quite a haul for the money!! My Costco does not have this at all. They had huge rolls of wired ribbon and a crop a dile set. That's it. Just as well...
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What a great deal! Congrats!
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Wow! Could you go back and pick one up for all of us now? Hee, hee, hee...that's an AWESOME deal! Have fun using it all!
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Wow!! Thanks for the info.
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WOW....what a deal you got! I don't have any Cottcos near me or I'd check it out. Congratulations on your wonderful find!
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Wow! That is a great deal! I wish I had a Costco here!
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Holey Moley! I need to get a Costco membership!
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holy smokes i am going to try to make it over there today I have to be in Billerica tonight anyway! Thanks for the alert
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holy smokes i am going to try to make it over there today I have to be in Billerica tonight anyway! Thanks for the alert
I actually live in Billerica

I work in Waltham though. So Costco is a great lunchtime stop for me. How weird is it that I don't go there too often, and the one time I do, I find this? The cashier said when they arrived, these sets were originally being sold at $60 - I've seen some of you say you got one for $40 - wow, they must really be trying to push them through for $15!

My hubby was so proud of my deal. I tried to tell him: "SEE...I can get really GREAT deals on craft supplies!" haha! now if only I was always this thrifty...
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i want one!
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We let our Costco membership lapse as I didn't go there very much. Now I think I need to join again and try my luck at some SoCal stores!
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Great set!!!! Look forward to seeing what you create with it. How are the albums - are they a nice quality?
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Wow! I wish I had a costco around here!
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My Costco had nothing good!
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What section of the store did you find this in? I only have BJs here but I'm wondering if they would sell something like this.
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I saw the same thing a month or two ago. They were also $40 at my store. You sure lucked out!
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Wow.. that is an awesome deal!

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Gonna have to check my store here in Canada - I highly doubt they have them, but worth a look at that price for sure. thanks for the pics - that will definatley help in finding them!
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No such luck at my Costco! Dang!
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What section of the store did you find this in? I only have BJs here but I'm wondering if they would sell something like this.
I found them in the office supply section...not in the aisle but more along the side wall of the store. There were quite a few left, I'd say about 10 or so.

So far the albums seem to be decent quality...they have a suede-like finish on the outside covers.
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My husband is there now and said they are all out! Some lucky SCS must have gotten there today and cleared them out. Thanks for the heads up though!
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That is awesome.........I think I need to make a run to the Waltham Costco this weekend.
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I will have to ceck my Costco I hope they are in Canada too! What an awesome gift for a SS!!! or as blog candy!
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Save yourself a trip! As I posted above, they are out. They said someone came in earlier and bought them all! I am so sad. I was so excited that my husband was flying up there on business today and he could get me one in each color (it was a small consolation for me being left behind while he got to visit all our family - we come from Waltham). Now I am just alone and sad and feeling sorry for myself! Sorry, the weather here is getting to me!
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I'll check the Nashua Cosco this weekend. If they have them at that price, I'll pick some up. I didn't end up getting to Waltham last night cause the Wildtree Tasting went late , but from what you said I didn't miss anything so thats ok.

Its sunny and beautiful here in Mass today! Whoo hoo another day with no rain.

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I'm going to check my Costco and if I don't find any papercrafting deals, buy one of those ginormous apple pies to get me through the disappointment!
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I have only a very small Costco and since this was a Christmas item, I am sure mine won't have any at all! However, they do have a pink handled Crop-o-dile with all these eyelets and huge rivets for $25 right now, that is a pretty good deal, right?
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