Teaser Time Day Four

Welcome to day Four of Teasers! I hope you’ve been enjoying the previews thus far, we’re only halfway through so there’s LOTS more goodness to see! Our newest stamps and Die-namics will be available Tuesday March 6th at 10pm EST. We hope you’ll join us just before that for our New Release Party on the MFT Forum on Splitcoaststampers.

Have you had a chance to work on your sample for this month’s Guest Designer Challenge?  This month’s theme is Hit the Books and you can find all the entry details HERE.  With a prize package valued at over $200 in merchandise you won’t want to miss the deadline!

Today our designers are sharing samples with two new Die-namics and stamp duos.  The first is Behind the Camera Die-namics and Stamp Set. This is a giant 4×8 stamp set designed to help you capture every single moment.  Our designers have cards and scrapbook pages designed for you today and I just can’t wait to share what they’ve been up to!

The three piece Die-namics set will also be available as a Die-only version…..

Our designers have also been busy behind the scene using the Umbrella Die-namics and Stamp Set. Whether you’re busy making spring projects, baby or wedding shower invitations, cards or favors or simply cheering a friend who’s under the weather, this fun and cheery umbrella combined with a variety of matching sentiments will be just what you need.  Get ready for all the cheery samples created by our designers today!

The companion Die-namics set is available bundled with the stamp set, or sold individually.  The Die-namics will cut the body of the umbrella as well as the individual panels of the umbrella and an umbrella handle.

Die-namics Preview:

I’m really excited about the new Die-namics Photo Corners.  I’ve seen these in use a lot by our designers this week.  The set includes six photo corners, some decorative, some standard perfect for mixing and matching across your cards and pages.

Teaser Time Prizes: Don’t forget that we’re offering Teaser Time Prizes, 14 of them to be precise. You’ll maximize your chances at winning one by leaving a little love on each of the participating designers posts each day of previews.  I’ll have a link to each of them every day here on the MFT Blog. You have until Tuesday to leave all of your comments, and the winners will be announced here on the MFT Blog just before the Release Party at about 7:30pm.

Preview Time!

You’ll find samples today from the following designers:

Julie

Sarah

Frances

Debbie

Karen Motz

Barbara

Jodi

Karen Giron

Megan

Joanne

Lisa

Melody

Inge

Jessie

Meredith Winston – Guest Designer

Michele

Sherrie

Teaser Time Day Three: Triple Scoop Rewards & Funny Bunny

We’re on our third day of Teasers for the upcoming release on Tuesday, March 6th at 10pm EST.  Today we’re looking at our Triple Scoop Reward stamp set.  If you’re not familiar with out Triple Scoop Reward, it is a free, full sized stamp set which is available to customers purchasing $60 or more in a single order (excluding shipping and taxes.)

The system will prompt you once you’ve qualified, but you’ll need to add your rewards to your shopping cart. Simply add the Triple Scoop product to your cart using the “add to cart” button, and it will be shipped with your order. The Triple Set set can be combined with our Cherry on Top promotion as well for even greater savings! Please note:

– We are not able to add Triple Scoop sets to your order once it is placed. You will not receive it unless it is added to your cart.

– ONE PER CUSTOMER

– While we try to order an ample quanity of the select Triple Scoop set each month, but on occasion we sell out. In the event of a sell out, we will still send you a free set of our choosing, valued at $15.95. We are not able to take requests for the Triple Scoop substitution.

So how about we take a peek at this month’s reward set: Big Greetings. Big Greetings is a full sized, 4×6 stamp set including ten sentiments in a big and bold font!  Our designers have samples for you today look for cards, tags and scrapbook pages using this fabulous set!

Starting on Tuesday with the new release, last month’s Triple Scoop set Clearly Sentimental about Pets will be available for purchase!

We’re also sharing samples today using the adorable new stamp set from the Claire Keay line. Funny Bunny is a 3×4 set perfectly timed for Easter treats!

Die-namics Preview:

We are so excited to introduce you to Die-namics STAX; our new series of nesting dies.  With March brings the first in the series, Oval STAX, but know that this is only the beginning. Oval STAX are designed to layer with our large Oval Doily Die-namics.  Each set contains 7 pieces, and at a retail price point of $26.95, is VERY competitive with other nesting dies currently on the market.

I’ve seen beautiful projects from using the Oval STAX Die-namics from our designers this week, and they’ve also been combining them with our various Doily Die-namics.

Remember that we’re giving away fourteen Teaser Time Prizes just before the release on March 6th. To maximize your chances at winning one, be sure to leave a comment on each of the participating designers, each day of Teasers. I’ll have links to each of the participating designers each day.

Please head out to visit with the following designers to see what they’ve prepared for you today!

Jody

Julie

Sarah

Frances

Debbie

Karen Motz

Barbara

Jodi

Karen Giron

Megan

Michele

Joanne

Lisa

Melody

Inge

Jessie

Meredith Winston – this month’s Guest Designer

Jackie

Sherrie

Teaser Time Day Two

Welcome to day Two of Teasers for the upcoming release at My Favorite Things. If you missed out on our first day of Teasers, then you can check it out here. We’re preparing for our next release on Tuesday, March 6th, so we hope you’ll join us every day for full set reveals, a peek at the new Die-namics dies and your chance at Teaser Time Prizes!

Today we’re sharing two new stamp sets with you, and we’re also sharing a wonderful new Die-namics.  Up first we have a set from our vintage inspired and highly detailed line Inspired By. Inspired by Birds is a 4×8 sized stamp set which contains three images as well as four coordinating sentiments.

Our designers are also working with the newest Flopsey.  This month Flopsey Goes Camping, complete with a bonfire and he’s ready to roast some marshmallows.This 3×4 sized stamp set includes four coordinating sentiments.

Die-namics Preview:

This month, we’re releasing a three piece Die-namics set, which is a companion to our previously released Inspired by Butterflies Stamp set.  The stamp set is sold separately, and you can find it here in the MFT Boutique.

Here’s a graphic which will illustrate how the three Die-namics shapes will work in conjunction with the previously released stamp set….

I’m so excited to share the beautiful samples our designers have created with this set.

It’s Teaser Time:  Remember that you have fourteen chances at a Teaser Time Prize this week. All you have to do is leave a little love on each of the participating Design Team member’s blog posts, each day during Teaser Time. I’ll have a full listing of the Designers with previews for you here each day.  Today you’re off to visit with:

Julie

Sarah

Frances

Debbie

Karen Motz

Barbara

Jodi

Karen Giron

Megan

Lisa

Melody

Inge Jessie Meredith Winston – this month’s Guest Designr Jackie Michele Sherrie Joanne

Teaser Time Day One

It is already time for the March Release here at My Favorite Things. We’ll have previews of our upcoming stamp sets and Die-namics for the next seven days, culminating in our newest release on Tuesday March 6th at 10pm EST.  Please mark 8-10pm EST on March 6th on your calendar for our New Release Party on the MFT Forum on Splitcoast Stampers. All the new product will move into the MFT Boutique at 10pm EST!  Till then, please join us for full set reveals, previews from our fabulous designers, our monthly Guest Designer Challenge and your chance at one of our FOURTEEN Teaser Time Prizes! Up first this month, is our newest Who’s That Girl Stamp Set – Puddle Jumper. Who’s That Girl is featured within a circular panel again this month, and making a splash!  You’ll love the nine coordinating sentiments included in this 4×6 stamp set.

Die-namics Previews:

Each day during Teaser Time, we’ll share a peek at one of the soon to be released Die-namics dies.  We’re releasing the third in our series of Monarch Borders, the Mini Monarch Border is a follow up to both the Monarch Border Die-namics and the Jumbo Monarch Die-namics. This delicate accent measures .63 of an inch in height and a full 6 inches in width. I am quite sure you’ll be seeing this border used by our designers throughout the week.

Guest Designer Challenge:

Each month, as we commence Teaser Time we also announce the newest Guest Designer Challenge.  The winner of this contest will win over $200 in stamp sets and Die-namics, AND have the opportunity to play along with the design team for the next release and all the Wednesday Stamp Club Challenges for the next month. MFT always has amazing stamp sets around the corner and getting (and stamping with) them early is a special treat.

We’re looking for well-executed cards/projects that show good technique and style. Ready for the challenge? Visit the MFT Forum to learn about this month’s theme, but here are a few pointers about the contest:

-Projects must feature some MFT stamps or products, but are not strictly limited to MFT stamps or products.

-The deadline for entries is March 6 at 12pm EST.

-When uploading your entries, please use the keyword MFTGUESTDT0312.

-Joanne and I will review all the entries and choose a winner. The winner will be announced at the Release Party at around 9:15 pm EST on Tuesday, March 6.

-The winner will receive a selection of stamps and Die-namics from the next release with a value over $200. You’ll also join the MFT Design Team for that month!

As winner of the guest designer contest, we ask that you participate in 3 (of 5) teaser days as well as the release blog hop. Here are some tips:

1.) Take a GREAT picture of your project.

2.) When posting on your blog, show us how YOU will represent MFT should you win the contest.

3.) Put effort into your project. The prize is HUGE and the honor is HUGE.

4.) Be creative and make sure to incorporate the theme into your project.

Teaser Time Prizes:  We’re giving away 14 Teaser Time Prizes as we get ready for our latest release! You’ll maximize your chances at winning one by leaving a little love on each of the participating designers blogs, each day of Teasers. You’ll find links to each of the designers with a preview for you here on the MFT Blog! Teaser Time Prize Winners will be announced here on the MFT Blog just before the Release Party at around 7:30 pm EST on Tuesday, March 6th.  So, this means you have nearly a week to leave all of your comments! Gift vouchers will be sent directly to the winners via email.  Remember to leave your email address either within the body of your comment, or link your email to your profile when leaving comments, otherwise, if we can’t reach you, we can’t send you a prize! It’s Teaser Time:  Here’s a list of all the designers with samples to share with you today. We look forward to spending the next seven days of Teasers with you, so I hope we’ll see you back here again tomorrow!  Enjoy! Jody Julie Sarah Frances Debbie Karen Motz Barbara Jodi Karen Giron Megan Michele Lisa Melody Inge Jessie Meredith Winston – this month’s Guest Designer Jackie Sherrie    

Design Team Creative Chat

It’s time for the MFT Creative Chat. The My Favorite Things Design Team Creative Chat is a monthly feature, where we challenge our Designers to explore our creative spaces and share valuable organizational methods, tools, and shopping strategies with you. You’ll be able to peek into our creative spaces, ask questions, and share your own ideas in the MFT forum. This month, we asked our Designers the following questions:
  • Show us how you store your ribbon.
  • What are your favorite types of ribbon?
  • Any tips or tricks on how to use ribbon on stamped creations?
Several of our designers that have taken up the challenge, so get ready to delve into the minds of our creative team.

Jody

Barbara

Frances

Julie

Jodi

Debbie

Jessie

Lisa

While you’re here, I wanted to mention that Kerry and Eva have stepped down from their design team positions here at My Favorite Things. We wish each of these beautiful designers all the best and thank them both for the gorgeous work that they created here for MFT! We’ll begin our Teaser Time for the March Release TOMORROW morning. I hope you’re excited, and that you’ll join us for Teasers each day between now and Tuesday March 6th.  See you then!

Feature Friday – It’s a Rewind

We’re busy behind the scenes this week, so there’s no new Feature Friday this week.  However, we hope you’ll peruse our past Feature Friday posts HERE or pop on over to our YouTube Channel to see if there are perhaps some other videos that you might have missed? You can find the MFT YouTube Channel HERE. Maybe you’d like to see How to Assemble the Berry Box or maybe you’d like to see How to Tie a Loopy Bow. Perhaps you might want to learn about How Our Rosette Die-namics Works.  Jody will show you all about The Loopy Bloom Die-namics. We’ll be back with a new video next week! Have a wonderful weekend.

February’s Creative Challenge – All About Baby

Welcome to the February Creative Challenge.  Each month, we challenge out Design Team to explore their creative side using a specific theme, product or technique. This month, “It’s All About Baby!”  Be on the lookout for fabulous baby projects, nursery decor, cards, gifts and pages from our incredible designers.

Just look at this incredible onesie created by Melody Rupple. She’s combined the Dainty Doily Die-namics, the Notched Tag Die-namics and Stamp Set, and embellished with the Rolled Scallop Flower and the Leafy Flourish Die-namics.

You’ll be prepared with loads of ideas the next time you’ve got a baby gift to give. Here is a full list of designers who have creative ideas to share today:

Jody

Julie

Debbie

Jodi

Barbara

Eva

Jackie

Inge

Lisa

Sarah

Frances

Jessie

Melody

Karen Motz

Sherrie

February 2012 Release Rewind

Hooray for Friday?  Are you excited, because we certainly are! It has been a very busy week, we’ve added 12 new stamp sets, one new Triple Scoop Stamp Set and nine new Die-namics dies to the MFT Boutique. You can find all the newest products here! Mr MFT has been busily packing and shipping new release orders. If you haven’t had a chance to check out all the latest and greatest yet, or if you missed out on our week of Teaser Time, we’ve prepared this month’s Release Rewind Video which shares just a few of the spectacular projects created by the MFT Design Team for this month’s release.   By the way, if any of the products you were looking for are out of stock, be sure to select our new “notify me” button.  As items are replenished the site will send you a notice that the product you were looking for is now available.  Thank you SO much, and we look forward to seeing you over at the MFT Boutique!

February’s New Product Tour

After a week of teasing and taunting you with our newest stamps and Die-namics, the latest and greatest items are all now available in the MFT Boutique! You’ll find all our Brand Spankin’ New Goodies HERE. However, we have one more, incredible set of projects to share with you this evening, for just one more bit of inspiration before you finish filling up those shopping carts.  Our Designers have each selected a new product to share with you this evening.  I hope you’ll hop around to see what they’ve prepared for you this evening.

Tonight’s New Product Tour includes direct links to all of our new products, full set graphics, as well as links to each of the participating designers.  Have a GREAT time hopping around, and I look forward to seeing you over in the MFT Boutique!

Let’s Chat 

Debbie & Inge

Clearly Sentimental about Romance  

Jody

Triple Scoop Set – Clearly Sentimental about Pets

Sarah, Frances

 Pure Innocence – Firefighter Boy

Sherrie

Pure Innocence – Firefighter Girl

Melody

Pure Innocence – Purrfect

Jessie

Pure Innocence – Blowing Bubbles

Megan

Pure Innocence – Violin Girl

Joanne

Inspired by Lighthouses

Barbara and Karen M

 à la modes – Girl Talk

Michele

à la modes – Rock Star

Jodi

Fix-It Fred

Kerry

Finishing Flourishes

Jackie

Vertical Greetings Die-namics and Stamp Set

Lisa

Ring Me Die-namics and Stamp Set

Julie, Karen G, Angel Rivera

Karen Motz has a fun video to share using this Die-namics. 

  Up, Up & Away Die-namics

Eva

Oval Dainty Doily Duo Die-namics

Pet Charms Die-namics

Tool Charms Die-namics

Botanical Beauty Die-namics

Chat Bubbles Die-namics

Monarch Border Die-namics

Teaser Time Prizes

Thanks so much to all of you that participated in Teaser Time for tonight’s New Release, we’ve had so much fun preparing for this month’s release! We hope you’ve enjoyed it as much as we have.  We’re excited to announce the fourteen winners of this month’s Teaser Time Prizes. Teaser Time Prizes will be sent directly to the recipients this evening, and will be mailed to the email address associated with your commenting profile, or if you’ve included an email address within the body of your comment we’ll contact you there. Please join us for our New Release Party on the MFT Forum on Splitcoast Stampers.  We’ll see you back here at 10pm est for our New Product Tour! Day One: Barbara’s Blog: Michelle said…”Your chevron sweater has a cool retro vibe. I also like how you used the receiver on the inside.” Karen M’s Blog: JessicaK said…”Love how the flower just pops – POW! and thanks for the tutorial on just how to shorten that text bubble.” Day Two: Julie’s Blog: Elle said… “BEAUTIFUL, BEAUTIFUL, BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!” Frances’s Blog: Janna said… “Hi Frances! That lighthouse looks just like our Yaquina Head lighthouse just down the road a bit from me here in Newport, OR. Fabulous card!  Happy Stamping!” Day Three: Jody’s Blog: Amy Johnson said…”Wow! This is such a creative and original idea! I love it!” Lisa’s Blog:  Angie said…”Both cards are SO FUN!!!! Love the different colors and that Dainty Oval on the first one. The 2nd…Oh too cute!!!! I love how you added the paw print pieces on the circle! What a cute sentiment!!!!” Day Four:  Michele’s Blog: Kimberly said  “OMGosh…..STUNNING!!! I LOVE that DP, the Vertical Greetings, Finishing Flourishes, and that flower die! All of it makes your card BEAUTIFUL!!” Karen G’s Blog.: Marissa said “What a fabulous sentiment! Love how you used the sketch and those papers are always a favorite of mine.” Day Five: Megan’s Blog: Lori said…”Gorgeous card! I love all your details :)” Melody’s Blog: Laurie said…”Love this pretty card” Day Six:  Jackie’s Blog: Mrs. GraceWorks said… “Awwww! This is soft and cuddly and precious!!!!” Debbie’s Blog:  Connie and Jack said…”Really awesome card! TFS.” Day Seven: Joanne’s Blog: Purple Princess said…”What a really neat project! I like how you filled each of the squares… especially the vertical sentiment.. fit perfectly!” Jodi’s Blog: Joan V said… “Love this new stamp. The doily oval is so pretty, too.”