Friday, October 10, 2014

Memories and More Newsletter, October 10, 2014.

All of us at Memories and More would like to wish you a happy Thanksgiving! Please note that we will be closed on Monday, October 13th. For those of you who have been eagerly waiting for our new classes, they are now posted on our website.

Julie has created gorgeous cards for our upcoming Stack a Stash class and Bonnie has her fabulous Elves Make Twelve class open for registration. Check out the pictures and details on the class page at

We have just received dozens of paper tole sheets to create unique 3-D Christmas cards.
Lots more products including restock of our Memorybox and Poppy Stamps dies arriving later next week!

"Garage Sale" items including Sizzix dies and alphabet sets that work in the Big Shot, Xyron machines, paper crimpers and more at very low prices!

On sale at 50% off from Saturday, October 11 to Friday, October 24:

Darcie's Halloween stamp sets.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Memories and More News October 2, 2014

It's the time of year when we start creating holiday projects, whether it's to give to our loved ones or for upcoming craft fairs.  We have stocked the store to the rafters with all kinds of wonderful supplies for your crafting pleasure!  From gorgeous patterned papers, specialty papers, stamps, dies, stencils, embossing folders and embellishments to pearlized mists, paints, glitter and embossing pastes, you are sure to find what you need at Memories and More.  Be sure to check out our new classes at to get your creative juices flowing!

New in the store:
Carta Bella's beautifully textured "All Bundled Up" line of snowy themed papers.
Echo Park's "Home for the Holidays" paper line in gorgeous traditional Christmas colours.
Doodlebugs adorable "Frosty Friends" line of patterned papers, specialty papers and embellishments.
Lawn Fawn's whimsical "Snow Boots" line of coordinating patterned papers, stamps and dies.
Clear stamp sets from Paper Smooches, Dare 2B Artsy, Stampendous, Verses, My Sentiments Exactly and Woodware.
New dies from Impression Obssession, Distinctively Dee's and Tattered Lace.
Pearlized mists and embossing powders from Lindy's Stamp Gang.
Embossing powders from Wendy Vecchi.
Restock of Colorbox pigment ink pads, Memento dye ink pads, Archival dye ink pads, Staz-on solvent-based ink pads, Distress dye ink pads and MFT hybrid ink pads.
Custom Craft dated 2015 12" X 12" and 8" X 8" calendars will arrive soon.  If you would like to reserve one, please call the store at 250-769-1257.

On sale at 25% off  from Friday, October 3 to Thursday, October 9 you will find:
Darcie's Halloween stamps and matching tin pins.
Lindy's Stamp Gang Glitz, Starburst and Moonshadow mists.
CGull, Craft Concepts, Spellbinders and Cuttlebug embossing folders.
Sizzix dies including Tim Holtz designs.
BoBunny's "Silver and Gold" line of Christmas themed papers.

Friday, September 19, 2014

Memories and More New Product, Classes and Sale News.

The kids are going back to school and we're going back to crafting!  We have fabulous new classes in which you can create gorgeous projects and learn lots of fun techniques.  Check out our class information page at

New in the Store:

Tons of dies from Memorybox, Spellbinders, Cottage Cutz, Penny Black, Hero Arts, Impression Obsession, Darice and My Favorite Things.  Several of the companies have released die and matching stamp sets as well.

Dozens of new stamps from Penny Black, Hero Arts, JustRite, My Favorite Things, Avery Elle, Lawn Fawn, Woodware, Stampendous, Inkadinkado, Hampton Art and Wild Rose Studio.

Prima's Colour Bloom Mists, glass beads, modeling pastes and soft and regular gel mediums.

Hybrid ink pads from My Favorite Things...they are fabulous used with clear stamps!

Faber Castell's Whipped Spackle

Gold Leaf and gold leaf liquid adhesive from La'Dore.

Lindy's Stamp Gang's Starburst and Moon Shadow Mists and Magicals.

Embossing Folders from Tim Holtz, Sheena Douglass, We R and Darice.

Stencils from Memorybox, Tim Holtz, Hero Arts, Penny Black and Crafters Workshop.

Narrow crocheted and woven trims from Prima.

Glitz ribbon from Docrafts.

Embellishments form Maya Road, Queen & Company and Prima.

Restock of Bazzill cardstock.

Patterned Paper Lines Include:

Graphic 45's Time to Celebrate, 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and Raining Cats and Dogs

BoBunny's Candy Cane Lane and Madeleine.

Simple Stories' Cozy Christmas and Sweater Weather

Kaiser Crafts' Yuletide Collection

Carta Bella's A Perfect Autumn

Echo Park's I Heart Fall

Doodlebug's Ghouls and Goodies

On Sale at 30% off from Friday, September 19th to Thursday, September 25th:

Graphic 45's Come Away With Me, By the Sea, Mother Goose and The 12 Days of Christmas patterned papers.

Kaisercraft's Enchanted Garden, Tea Break, Limelight, Violet Crush, Devonshire, Lulu and Roy, Suga Pop and Elegance patterned papers.

Warm regards,

Gina, Hazel, Bonnie, Julie, Denica, Jolinda and Maresa.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Sale From Wednesday, July 30th to Tuesday, August 5th

We are starting another week of our "Sizzling Summer Sale."   We are reducing our stock and have marked down lots of product from 65 to 90% off!   You'll find everything from embellishments to stamps at amazing prices.   Also, we have added to our sale paper selection and it has been reduced by 65%...stop by soon for the best selection.

Some examples of our sale prices are:

Eyelet and brad packages $0.25 each, felt sheets $0.25, Basic Grey stickers and alphabets $1.00, Darcie's clear and cling stamps sets $3.00, 3 packs of Washi tape from 7 Gypsies and Teresa Collins $3.00, K & Company album $4.00 and Hero Arts stamps from $1.00 to $4.00.  We have a huge selection of other items too!

Our new products include:

Tim Holtz Debossing Folders,  My Favourite Things matching stamp and die sets, Lawn Fawn stamps and 2015 calendars from Custom Craft.

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Sizzling Summer Sale & New Products!

We have received lots of great new products from our favourite suppliers!  The new Memorybox and Poppy dies for the holiday season have arrived along with lots of new embossing folders, stamp sets, dies from Joy Craft, Marianne Designs, My Favorite Things, paper tole card kits, metallic scrapbook albums and "Snap" album products from Simple Stories.
New paper lines include:
Graphic 45's "Come Away With Me"
Echo Park's "Summer Bliss" and "Sunshine"
Carta Bella's "Summer Lovin'"
We R Memory Keeper's "Indian Summer."
The first week of our "Sizzling Summer Sale" will start on Monday, July 21 and run until  Sunday July 27.

You will find the following products on sale at 25% off!
Dies from Sizzix, Spellbinders, Cottage Cutz, Distintively Dee's, Joy Crafts, Marianne Designs, Elizabeth Crafts, Impression Obsession, Penny Black, My Favourite Things, Tattered Lace, Frantic Stamper and Die-Namites.
All stencils including Tim Holtz, Studio 490, Memorybox, Crafters Workshop, Clear Scraps, MFT, Heidi Swap, Prima, Teresa Collins and Studio Calico.
All embossing folders including Darice, Cuttlebug, Craft Concepts, Spellbinders, X-Cut, Nellie Shellen, Sizzix, Tim Holtz and We R Memory Keepers.
All stamps in the store including Penny Black, Woodware, Stampendous, JustRite, Technique Tuesday, Hero Arts, My Favourite Things and more!
 Warm regards,

Friday, July 4, 2014

Reopening Saturday, July 5th.

We have our new point of sale system up and running, but we want to take the next week to get very comfortable with it before we start our big sale.  Our current inventory is loaded into the new system and we are starting to enter the new product tomorrow.   You are welcome to come in and shop, take classes and crop as usual!  Thank you for your patience.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Inventory Update

We haven't completed doing inventory yet, so will have to remain closed for two more days and will reopen on Saturday, July 5th.  There is sooooo much stock to enter into our POS and we're working hard at getting it finished.  Sorry for the delay!

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Important Dates

Summer greetings from all of us at Memories and More!  We will be closed June 30 and July 1 to do inventory and will reopen with lots of exciting new products including Memory Box, Poppy Stamps, Sizzix and My Favourite Things'  newest lines of dies, lots of gorgeous patterned papers, stamps and more!
An email will be sent announcing our "Sizzling Summer Sale" once we've got our new point of sale system up and running in early July.
Be sure to check our upcoming classes at

Monday, June 16, 2014

New Classes, Products and Sale

Just a quick note to let you know about a couple of gorgeous cards classes that are coming up.  Bonnie has designed four incredibly beautiful cards using a variety of backgrounds that will have you learning new creative techniques.  Hazel has created a lovely pop-out butterfly card that is simply stunning.  Check out the images and information at

On sale from Tuesday, June 17 to Monday, June 23 at 40% off are the following:

Prima products including patterned papers, flowers, embellishments, ATC packs, tags, stamps, etc, excluding Julie Nutting stamps and the new Seashore line.
All Project Life by Becky Higgins kits and paper packs.
Studio Calico wood veneer embellishments.
Viva Decor Glitter Pastes .
Martha Stewart stencil adhesive and Krylon Easy-Tack (great for preventing your stencils from shifting).

New in the store:

Hero Arts "Starry Nights" line of stamps, stencils, inks and dabbers.
BoBunny's "Enchanted Garden" line of patterned papers and embelllishments
Fab Scrap's "Enchanted Garden" line of papers (same name, different papers though!)
Summer themed paper packs from Echo Park
Authentique's "Classique: Pretty" 6" X 6" paper pads
A variety of Tattered Lace dies.

Friday, April 18, 2014

Easter Newsletter 2014

All of us at Memories and More wish you a Happy Easter!  We will be closed on Easter Sunday and Monday. 

If you pop in today or Saturday, you will be among the first to see the new Spellbinder dies that we just received.  There are many new decorative label dies that are just gorgeous!  Among my favourites are the Romantic Rectangles Two and Valiant Honour Card Creator sets. 
We have also restocked and brought in new dies and stamp sets from Memory Box, Impression Obsession and My Favourite Things.

Check out our new classes including two amazing handmade baby books by Bonnie at
We have a few spots left in our monthly Stack a Stash class, so be sure to sign up asap if you would like to join in on the fun!

More new products in the store
Clear stamp sets from:

Woodware Craft Collection

Paper Smooches

Words to the Rescue


Hero Arts

Wendy Vechi

Lawn Fawn

A huge selection of new embossing powders from Ranger and all the aged and shabby embossing powders from Stampendous...these powders create amazing effects on your projects!

New IrResistable texture sprays from Imagine Crafts (Tsukineko)

New medium sized Staz-On stamp pads in several new colours.

Restock of Memento inks and new colours in Ranger's Archival Ink line.

New paper lines:

The warm toned Honey Chai featuring florals and birds from Kaisercraft

Catalina from SEI...a gorgeous line that includes glittered, foiled and pearlized specialty papers.

Restock of the beautiful new lines from Graphic 45.

On sale at 25% off from Tuesday, April 22 to Monday, April 28:

*Perfect Pearls mists, Dylusion mists, Heidi Swapp colour shine mists,  and Adirondack colour wash 

*Tim Holtz Distress Stains and Paints and Adirondack Acrylic Paint Dabbers.

*Viva embossing pastes, Glitter pastes, Ferro pastes, Croco pastes and Inka-Gold.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Memories and More News, March 18th, 2014

Happy almost spring to you all!  We've just received a huge shipment of new product ordered from various companies that exhibited at CHA 2014 in the last week.  New classes have been posted to our website including aborable spring pop-up cards by Charmagne and an artistic "His and Hers" class by Maresa.  More classes will be added shortly, so be sure to check the website at or better yet, drop by the store to see them in person!
New in the store:
Prima's gorgeous lines including "Princess," "Stationer's Desk," and "Cartographer" featuring patterned papers, flowers, crystals, wooden embellishment packs, deco clips and brads, clear stamps, ATC pads and paintables.
Graphic 45's fabulous and much awaited "Botanical Tea" and "By the Sea" lines.
Tim Holtz's "Wallflower" and "Menagerie" paper stashes and awesome new Ideaology embellishments.
Kaiser Craft's springy "Limelight" papers.
Echo Park's sweet "Sunshine" and "Summer Adventure" patterned papers.
Authentique's lovely textured "Suave" and "Abroad" patterned papers.
Teresa Collin's lovely "Save the Date" textured papers.
BoBunny's warm and inviting "Avenues" paper collection and coordinating journal and recipe albums and pages.
Project Life Azure and Strawberry editions.
A huge variety of new dies from Marianne Design, My Favorite Things, Sizzix, JustRite, Impression Obession, Avery Elle, Technique Tuesday, Sizzix and Joy Craft by Lin and Lene.  Memory Box has also just released a line of new dies which will be available this weekend.
Stamps by Indigo Blu, My Favourite Things, Words to the Rescue, Woodware, Funny Bones and Lawn Fawn as well as several more of Julie Nuttings adorable doll stamps and Jamie Dougherty's beautiful "Bloom Girls."
New stencils from Wendy Vechi, Clear Scraps, Mixables by MTF, Penny Black and more from Memory Box on the weekend.  Try using the glitter embossing paste for a blingy look!
Beautiful 6" X 6" paper pads from BoBunny, Carta Bella, Echo Park, DoCrafts, DCWV and Teresa Collins.
A variety of art products including Strathmore art journals, Faber Castell Gelatos, Pitt Artist Pens and sketching pencils and acrylic paint pens in 48 colours from Kuretake.
Restock of Adirondack paint dabbers, We R Memory Keepers Cropadiles and punches, page proctectors and albums, and a variety of inks.
On sale at 25% off from Wednesday, March 19th to Tuesday, March 25th are all Spellbinder dies and Project Life kits.  Please note that the sale discount doesn't apply to special orders.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Penny Black's Sample Boards for 2014

We have all the stamps. dies, papers and stencils to create these gorgeous cards!

Memories and More News, February 25, 2014

More lovely stamps, paper lines, dies and embellishments have just arrived at Memories and More.
The most exciting arrivals are all the new Penny Black stamps, dies and stencils from their "Happy Everything" 2014 CHA line.  Exquisite images of florals, butterflies and birds can be painted, inked, misted or coloured to create miniature works of art! 

The "Homespun" collection from Simple Stories features a variety of patterned papers, journaling cards, pocket page cards, embellishments, die-cuts, recipe and "Snap" binder pages in very cheery primary coloured patterns.

We are now carrying the entire line of "Basecoat" patterned papers and pocket cards from Kaisercraft.  The patterns are wondeful for rustic or masculine projects.  Also new from Kaisercraft is the "Take Note" collection and we've restocked the gorgeous "75 Cent" collection.

For those of you looking for fresh new ideas, Studio Calico's "Wanderlust" is just the ticket!  The line includes fun patterned papers and several of their very popular wood veneer embellishments.

Pebbles' adorable "Special Delivery" line of patterned papers, journaling cards, Thickers and stickers is perfect for baby scrapbook pages, announcements and greeting cards.

More stamps from Avery Elle, Lawn Fawn, Woodware and JustRite Stampers have also arrived.

Watch for our new classes being added to the website at during the next week.  Bonnie is adding another "Birds, Blossoms and Branches" card class due to popular demand! 

Also, we will be listing information about our upcoming crops, Stack A Stash class, etc very soon.

On sale from Wednesday, February 26th to Tuesday, March 3 at 30% off are:

Products in our Christmas section, including patterned papers, stamps, stickers and embellishments.
Valentine's Day themed products including patterned papers, stickers and embellishments.
The fabulous BoBunny Double Dot cardstock!


Saturday, February 15, 2014

February 14th Newsletter

It's been an exciting day at the store with all the new product that  just arrived!  We are bursting at the seams with all kinds of fun goodies for to inspire your creativity.  New classes have been posted on our website.  Be sure to check out Bonnie's gorgeous "Blossoms, Branches and Birds" card class and Julie's beautiful "Stack A Stash" card class coming up very soon.  There are a few spots in both classes.  To view pictures and more information, click on the classes button at

New in the store:
Color Shine mists from Heidi Swap, Adirondack Colorwash mists from Ranger, Perfect Pearls mists from Ranger and Dylusions mists from Ranger in every colour available including the new colours for 2014.
Viva Decor's Modeling Creme and Croco Crackling Colour in a variety of metallic and pearlescent colours.
Wendy Vechi's embossing pastes.
Stencils from Heidi Swapp, My Favourite Things and restock of Tim Holtz stencils.
Faber Castel's new Gelato 26 piece sets.
Grafix Dura-lar Sheets
Ranger clear shrink plastic sheets, White Gloss Paper and Distress Watercolour Cardstock.
New colours in the Ranger Archival Ink line.
Stamping Mask Paper from Inkadinkadoo and Post It.
X-press Blending Cardstock
Art Alternatives Gesso 16 oz tub at a great price!
A selection of nautical themed metal charms.
USArtquest Prills embellishments...a small, round, pearl-like holeless bead perfect for sprinkling in pastes, glossy accents, etc.
Wonderful clear stamp sets from Avery Elle and Lawn Fawn.
A huge selection of Darice embossing folders.
Gorgeous 6" X 6" glitter paper pads from DCWV.  The glitter on these pads doesn't come off at all!

On sale from Friday, February 14th to Sunday, February 20th at 25% off:
All Sizzix dies and embossing folders including Tim Holtz brand.
All Prima papers, flowers, embellishments and stamps.
7 Gypsies Artist's Printers Trays. paper pads and embellishments.
Daily Flash Catch-Phrase roller stamps.
Xyron adhesives including tape runners, refills and sticker makers.

Monday, February 3, 2014

Memories and More News, Monday, Februay 3rd.

We have lots of new product, a day crop and a great sale to tell you about!  First off, a crop has been scheduled for Sunday, February 9th.  We will be talking about the concept of pocket page scrapbooking and "Project Life" as well.  For more information, you can view our class schedule at  You can also join us and work on your regular scrapbook pages if you prefer.

New in the store:
Sizzix dies including Fancy Flip Its, coordinating Framelits label sets, Pop 'n Cuts base dies and inserts.
Adorable dies from Cottage Cutz and more Cheery Lynn sentiments and shapes.
Die-namics by My Favourite Things including rolled roses, alphabets and coordinating die and stamp sets.
Trendy clear stamp sets from Avery Elle
 "Doggone" cute stamp sets and tin pins from Darcies.
Beautiful patterned papers including Basic Grey's "Fresh Cut," Kaisercraft's "Get Away" and "Violet Crush," and Authentique's "Abroad" and "Flourish."
Studio 490's embossing pastes in a variety of colours.
A great selection of Becky Higgin's "Project Life" themed cards from 40 packs to 616 boxed sets.
We R Memory Keepers albums in variety of colours, many styles of page protectors and journaling cards.
"Captured Moments" themed and journaling cards from Authentique.
Cuttlebug and Sizzix embossing folders.
Restock of Memory Box dies.

On sale at 25% off from Monday, Februay 3rd to Sunday, February 9th:
All Martha Stewart, EK and McGill punches.
Memory Box stencils.
All Penny Black, Darcies, Just Rite and Hero Arts stamps including clear, cling and wood block styles.
All Valentine's Day themed products including stamps, patterned papers, embellishments, stickers, etc.