Monday, February 22, 2010

Brand New Teresa Collins Now At The Junkie!

We are so excited to announce the arrival of Teresa Collins new line of products. Now on the shelves are papers, ribbons, stamps and chipboard from her four new and incredibly beautiful product lines. You must come and see them; they are awesome!

Don't you love the soft blues?

The Pink is so Precious

Welcome Home is sophisticated and luxurious.

Love this classic elegance.

You are going to love these new lines and we are so pleased to have them in our store.

Red Heart Sale!

We are putting all Valentines and Christmas papers and embellishments 20% off this Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday only. Come on in and where ever you see a Red Heart displayed you will get 20% off that merchandise. We need to move these lines to make room for all the new CHA 2010 merchandise that is coming in daily. Don't miss the awesome opportunity to stock up.

(Sorry no stamps will be given on Red Heart Sale Items)

Friday, February 19, 2010

Houston Area Scrapbook Roundup Starting Next Friday!

Grab your favorite pair of boots and dust off your scrappin' scissors, Starting NEXT Friday...

Houston Shop Hop
The Shop Hop Event of 2010
February 26-March 7

Kick up your heels, because the 3rd Annual Houston Area Scrapbook Roundup is about to begin! This February 26 - March 7, 2010, seven of your favorite Houston-area scrapbook stores will be having a papercrafting rodeo to remember: dizzying discounts, wild prizes, and down-right fancy Make 'n Takes mean a high time for all of our shop-hoppers! If you haven't done so already, be sure to pick up a passport from your nearest participating store so you can dust off your spurs, holster your scissors and shop hop til' you drop!

See below for a list of prizes and information on event discounts, make 'n takes, and the Fiskateers! And as always, please visit for up-to-date details regarding your favorite Houston Shop Hop! Thanks for supporting your local Scrapbooking stores, Scrapbooking Roads Your Passport to Papercrafting Fun!

Scrapbook Roundup Events n' Details
Participating Stores
Shop Hop know-how and
Prize & discount eligibility

Purchase your Passport and your Houston Area Scrapbook Roundup Shop Hop Tote Bag from your Home Store. Visit each of the participating stores from Friday, February 26, through
Sunday, March 7, 2010, having your Passport stamped by each of the stores that you visit.
One passport per person. Passport owner must be present to receive the stamp from the store.
At time of Passport stamp, present your Passport at register and receive a 15% discount* off your total purchase. If you also bring your Houston Area Scrapbook Roundup Tote Bag, you will receive an additional 5% discount* (*certain items are excluded, please see store for details). Discounts will only be provided to Passport owner with proper ID.

Once you have completed your Shop Hop, take your Passport to your Home Store by close of business on Wednesday, March 10, 2010. The store will verify your name, contact information and how many stores you visited and then detach the Contest Entry Form for you to be eligible to win. It is that simple! Drawings will be held on or before March 17, 2010. Winners will be notified by phone and announced on the website:

Participating Stores
Your favorite Houston-area hot spots
7 Participating Stores

By Design Scrapbook Boutique
Croppin Bug Scrapbooking
Lone Star Scrapbook Co
Novel Approach
Scrapbook Emporium
Scrapbook Village
The Scrapbook Junkie

Shop Hop and win
Everyone Has a Chance to Win!
Visit all 7 participating stores and submit your Passport to your Home Store once the Shop Hop is complete. You'll be eligible to win a $50 gift certificate from your Home Store and one of the other prizes listed below! *All 7 stores will each award a $50 gift certificate, so there will be 7 Home Store winners in addition to the other great prizes from out sponsors!*


PRIZE #1 - A $200+ mega grand prize packed with the ultimate in Fiskars goodies, compliments of your favorite Fiskateers community!
PRIZE #2 - A $50 gift basket including an assortment of stamps and stamping essentials, compliments of Stampendous
PRIZE #3 - $50 prize compliments of Pink Paislee
PRIZE #4 - $50 prize compliments of Hero Arts
PRIZE #5 - $50 prize compliments of Graphic 45

Looking for a challenge? Participating in these two contests can give you a chance to win even MORE goodies!

SHOP HOPPER TOUR CONTEST - Take a photo of you with your Passport in front of all 7 of the participating stores during the Shop Hop and post it in the Scrapbooking Roads Gallery for your chance to win a prize-filled tote valued at $40 compliments of Die Cuts With a View.

WHO LOVES Q? PROJECT CONTEST - Create a project using a Quick Quotes vellum quote purchased during theHouston Area Scrapbook Roundup and post the project in the Scrapbooking Roads Gallery for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate from Quick Quotes.

A Special Thank You to QUICK QUOTES for being our corporate sponsor.
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Angela Daniels is painting Houston ORANGE

The Fiskateers are coming! Angela Daniels, lead Fiskateer, will be heading to Houston to paint the town Fiskars ORANGE! Be sure to check out Angela's shop hopping schedule on the Fiskateers blog and via Twitter , because wherever she goes papercrafting fun and festive goodies are sure to follow! (p.s. If you email Angela in advance that you'll be meeting her, she'll have special Fiskateer goodies just for you!) We've copied her shop hop schedule here:

**Thursday, March 4th**
Scrapbook Emporium
By Design Scrapbook Boutique
The Scrapbook Junkie
(I'll end my day at Scrapbook Junkie and I'm working with the store to do a *sweet* make & take, prizes & general Fisk-a-fun)

**Friday March 5th**
Lone Star Scrapbook Co
There will be a crop going on and I'll be doing a *sweet* make & take and will be bringing prizes for raffling off and goodies for everyone who comes to meet me. (I'll add the specific crop times when I get them confirmed but I'll spend the majority of my day here)

**Saturday March 6th**
The Scrapbook Village LLC
Croppin Bug Scrapbooking
Novel Approach
(Novel Approach will be my last store of the day and I am working with the store to stay there longer and do a fun make & take and get a chance to meet any crafters who stop by to shop)

**Monday March 7th**
I will be hosting an event in Austin, TX. I am working with crafters in the area to come up with a location so keep your eye on the blog for something fun and unique!

Sunday, February 14, 2010

February Junk Bag Sneak Peek!

It's Sneak Peek time again! This month we are featuring some of the wonderful new products from Anna Griffin. This collection is all about Spring! Don't you love the colors combined with Anna Griffin elegance and style!

Each of our Junk Bags contains a hand picked selection of the latest and greatest scrapbook junk; like coordinated patterned papers, textured cardstock, rub-ons, ribbons and fun embellishments. Each Bag contains enough Junk for several projects. We promise to keep it interesting each month by making sure that each Junk Bag will be something different and fun. If you haven't signed up for our Junk Bags you are missing out on all the fun. Call today to get your name on the waiting list! Yep, our kits are so popular that we now have a waiting list. But don't let that stop you. The more people on the list, the sooner we will open up more spots!

$32.95 per month (plus tax) 1 month subscription
$29.95 per month (plus tax) 3 month subscription
$26.95 per month (plus tax) 6 month subscription

Thanks for choosing The Scrapbook Junkie!

Saturday, February 13, 2010

New Prima and a whole lot more is in Da' House!!

Hey Junkies
Just a quick note to let you know that new merchandise is arriving daily! Already we have received all new Prima (and it is to die for), Imaginisce, Anna Griffin, and Graphic45. There is lots on order so check us out daily!

Thank you for choosing to shop with the Junkie.

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Who Do You Love?

Who is your Valentine? Did you make him or her a special card, scrapbook layout or gift? If so, send us a picture of your project and we will post it in our online gallery. You will also receive a coupon for 30% off any one single regular priced item (excluding XXL totes) and your name will be entered into a drawing for a special Valentines Day Gift Package. You have until this Saturday, February 13th at 12noon to send your scanned images to The winner will be announced this Sunday, on Valentines Day. Let's all have some fun and spread some love! Hurry, you don't have much time.

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Make N Take Sunday and more!

Hey Junkies,
This Sunday, February 7th beginning at 1:30 we will be having a free Valentines Day Make-N-Take. You will get to make both of these adorable designs. We have a limited number of these projects so come early so that you don't miss out.

We also wanted to let you know that we still have openings for the Junkie Beginner's Class on February 11th from 6PM - 8PM. If you are just starting out or if you need a refresher, this class is sure to get you excited about scrapbooking.

Don't forget our "Be Mine" Crop on February 13th from 10am to midnight. We still have some seats available for it, but it is filling up fast. Come and spend the evening cropping with us, we will even provide dinner! Call today to reserve your spot.

Thanks for choosing The Scrapbook Junkie