Merry Christmas

Stamper's Alley is closed for the Holidays and will reopen on Tues., January 5.

We wish all of you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!


Last Chance!

Tomorrow (Wed., December 23) is the last day Stamper's Alley will be open before closing for the holidays so hurry on in and get 40% off of your total purchase!! We're open 10am - 5:30pm...come on down!

(In stock, regular priced items only; excludes class fees and gift certificates; cannot be combined with any other discounts)


A Bigger Sale!

How about 30% off your total purchase? That's right, everything* is 30% off this week, December 15 - 19.

*In stock items only. Excludes sale items, gift certificates, and class fees. Cannot be combined with any other discounts.



December 8 - 12 - take 25% off of your total purchase! Yes, your total purchase! Now is the time to buy those gifts you've been thinking about and maybe some things for yourself, too. You don't want to miss this sale.

See you soon :-)

(In stock items only, excludes sale items, cannot be combined with any other discounts)


Gift Certificate Winner

Congratulations to our November $50 Gift Certificate winner - Joannie Davis!

For those of you who may not know, when you spend $25 or more (before taxes) you can put your name into the hat for the drawing each month. At the end of the month we draw a winner and the contest starts all over. December's winner will be announced early since we will be closing December 24 through January 4.


A Few New Things

  • Shimmery, glittery Christmas 12 x 12 paper from S.E.I. has been restocked
  • The latest Take Ten issue from Stampington
  • Some of the Savvy Christmas stamps from their previous board have been restocked
  • Some new stamps from Impression Obsession, including a Cover-a-Card Fluff Cling Stamp, which can be used on the Mega Mount acrylic block


  • Another new item from Impression Obsession – Shake It Pouches (square and round), for creating easy peasy shaker cards


Click here for a gallery of cards created using the new Shake It Pouches.

Remember we will be closed Thursday – and we wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! Gobble ‘till you wobble :-)


One more thing

The Bow-Easy bow maker is back in stock! Remember there are a couple of Bow-Easy video links on the Links page of the website, too. Once you get the hang of it, it's so easy to use and makes beautiful bows!

New Arrivals

  • Christmas stamps from DRS Designs
  • Some new stamps from Verses (birthday, sympathy, thinking of you, etc.)
  • Autumn Flower Soft is back in stock, along with more Toppers and Stems
  • Christmas stamps from Impression Obsession
  • CutterBee Scissors
  • Magic Matter Layering Tool


  • Nestabilities Labels

Labels One:


Labels Four:


  • Cuttlebug Embossing Folders – Bloom Dots:



Have you lost a sweater?

After the Open House last Saturday there was a sweater left in the classroom. It's brown speckled with a furry collar and cuffs.


Open House Winners and a New Arrival

The Annual Open House was a huge success and we want to thank all of you who came out to celebrate with us.

Without further ado, here are the winners for the High Sales of the Day:

First Place - Mary Bidelman
Second Place - Angela York
Third Place - Randi Monacell
Fourth Place - Cheri Warnick
Fifth Place - Corie Rudisill

Congratulations, ladies! If you haven’t already picked up your prizes, please stop by the shop soon. You are in for a real treat!

Our newest arrival is from Doodlebug Design – Lily White 12 x 12 Glitter Paper, and oh, boy! is it glittery! Perfect for snowflakes, snow banks and lots of other glittery Christmas card ideas.

We’d also like to remind everyone that we will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and be closed for the Christmas holidays December 24 through January 2. We will reopen Tuesday, January 5 at 10 am.


Cuttlebug Christmas Folders!

We have just received six brand new Cuttlebug Christmas Folders – just in time to get started on those Christmas cards:


Countdown to Christmas


Holly Ribbons


Candy Cane Stripes


Winter Trees


Season’s Greetings


Winter Borders


Just a quick reminder

Stamper's Alley Open House is this Saturday, November 7 from 10am till 4pm. There will be Demos, Make 'n' Takes, Door Prizes, lots of items on sale!

Set a reminder in your Blackberry, on your iPhone, in Outlook, mark it on your wall calendar....but just don't forget to BE THERE!


We have a winner!

The winner of the October drawing for a $50 Gift Certificate is Pat Masters! Congratulations, Pat!

The next winner will be drawn on November 30. Be sure to enter your name into the drawing to be eligible to win. When you spend $25 or more (before tax) you can put your name into the hat for the monthly drawing. At the end of each month we choose a winner, the names are thrown away, and we start all over.

Good luck to everyone!

Just wanted to wish everyone a.....

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More New Arrivals!

Christmas stamps from Penny Black and lots of new things from Flower Soft!
Vintage Christmas Flower Soft
Vintage Christmas Mix is ideal for making miniature flowers, Christmas decorations and floral embellishments to text and borders in many paper crafts. The Vintage mix of Flower Soft ™ makes realistic holly wreaths and plants in minutes, which can then be used to decorate your cards, scrap pages, presents, pictures, eggs, dolls houses and much more.
We also received Poppy Red, Christmas Green, and some Sentiments and Toppers:
And a new DVD – Floral Card Making with Flower Soft
Floral Card Making demonstrates the simple techniques for creating beautiful miniature flower arrangements and floral backgrounds with Flower Soft™. Noreen takes you step by step, through six different projects that you can make at home, including how to use Flower Soft with your stamps and decoupage . After each project we take you to the gallery, which is full of wonderful cards to inspire you further.
Just sprinkle a little imagination……… and transform your card making.
Projects on this DVD:
A bouquet of flowers
A spray of flowers
An elaborate floral arrangement
Garden background
Floral Stamping



Halloween stamps and paper are now 30% off! Not too late to get a few more Halloween cards done, or get a good deal on supplies for next year!


New Northwoods Sample Board

If you like snowmen you are going to love these beautiful new cards from Northwoods Rubber Stamps. There is also a class on the calendar - you will be making 5 of the cards from this board. Be sure to check the class schedule - new classes were added today!

Here's a preview of the Northwoods Board (click the image for a closer look):


New Arrivals

  • Stunning new ribbon from May Arts - Reindeer, Pumpkins, Ruffled Edge Suede, Silk, Corduroy, and lots more! Perfect for your holiday cards and gifts
  • Door Ways Stamps from Art Impression
  • 4 x 4 White Chipboard Coasters - great for making calendars!
  • Graphic 45 paper is back in stock
  • More Basic Grey Figgy Pudding 12 x 12 papers
All of the Halloween paper and stamps are now 25% off, just in time for those spooky Halloween cards!

Remember to mark your calendar for Nov 7 - Stamper's Alley Annual Open House from 10am to 4pm. Make 'n' Takes, Demos, Door Prizes...lots of fun you won't want to miss.


New Christmas Papers from S.E.I.

From the Glitzmas Collection:

SEI8270112daysofglitzmas SEI82703letitglow SEI82704frostythesnowflake SEI82705sparklealltheway SEI82706winterglitterland SEI82707merrylittleornaments SEI82709ohgliztmastree SEI82710ruby SEI82711emerald SEI82712sapphire

And Snow Globe Glitter Paper:


New Arrivals

Just a few of the new items in the store (click on any photo for a larger view):

Basic Grey 6 x 6 paper pads:



Indian Summer:


Eskimo Kisses:




We also have 13 designs in 12 x 12 from the Figgy Pudding Collection, and matching brads and fibers:


Just in case you haven’t seen it yet, here is the beautiful new Winter Beauty of the Season board from Northwoods Rubber Stamps. The photo does not do it justice, it is absolutely stunning in person! Lots of color and glitter….perfect winter or holiday cards.


A few of the cards from this board:

2009 Cardinal Pair in Birch Trees Card Sample_150_60

2009 Chickadee Pair Oval Card Sample_150_60

Here is a link to some coloring tips from Northwoods.

Stop in soon and see what else is new. It’s time to start on those holiday cards and gifts. Remember to check out our Classes on the website, too.