What's your favorite "little" stamp company?

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Posted 9/29/2012 by RubyRubbler in General Stamping
 

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Posted: 9/29/2012 2:50:23 PM
I recently came across a stamp company that I didnt know existed. It made me wonder what else was out there. Do you know of any other lesser-known stamp companies?


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Posted: 9/29/2012 7:33:06 PM
I love Whimsy stamps and Queen cat designs


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Posted: 9/29/2012 10:38:50 PM
If I wanted to color people faces, I would totally go for Mo Manning stamps. They are so cute and not goofy looking like the people stamp images with no mouths, or the hugely big legs. I think those are weird. lol

Oh...and there are plenty out there, I run across them all the time while blog-hopping. Too many to keep track.





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Posted: 9/30/2012 8:23:17 AM
I'd recommend Quietfire Designs. Lovely calligraphy, lots of other products. Great sales and service.


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Posted: 9/30/2012 7:04:41 PM
There are TONS of stamping companies! You just have to start Googling for them and find the ones that appeal to you.

Here is a partial list:
  • Magenta Rubber Stamps
  • Impression Obsession
  • Quietfire
  • Darkroom Door
  • Purple Onion Designs
  • Odd Bird Planet
  • The Greeting Farm
  • Art Journey Stamps
  • Stampotique
  • Third Coast Stamps
  • Stamping Bella
  • Stampers Anonymous / Tim Holtz / Wendy Vecchi / Dyan Reaveley
  • Technique Tuesday
  • Penny Black
  • Hero Arts



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Posted: 9/30/2012 7:25:59 PM
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Posted: 10/1/2012 3:02:11 PM
Purple Onion Designs


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Posted: 10/1/2012 3:38:49 PM
I am LOVIN these! Keep them coming. I'm having a blast looking through these sites.

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Posted: 10/1/2012 3:59:18 PM
What a great thread!! I bookmarked this to check some of these I've never heard of(which are most!). I love supporting smaller companies and who doesn't love new stamps!


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Posted: 10/1/2012 5:26:44 PM
No, no, I started goggling and now I want to spend more... I really can't, or at least I shouldn't...or at least not too much....arrgh!


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Posted: 10/2/2012 9:56:15 AM
I recently discovered Paper Smooches. I adore her designs, especially the sentiments.

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Posted: 10/3/2012 8:03:17 PM
check out avocado arts - great stuff

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Posted: 10/3/2012 9:54:24 PM
Anne made a pretty good list and named a lot of companies I would have listed. I would add
YanKiwi
Catslife Press
Your Next Stamp
I Brake for Stamps
Stamp Francisco
The Stamping Ground


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Posted: 10/4/2012 9:52:13 AM
'Beady' just suggested '100 Proof Press' on another thread. I wanna check them out.

Good idea on the bookmark, PUG!


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Posted: 10/4/2012 10:35:07 AM
Also... 'My Paper Moon'.


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Posted: 10/6/2012 11:41:51 PM
My fave smaller stamp company is WPlus9. And yes....I am on their DT, but I loved the stamps long before I joined.



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Posted: 10/7/2012 9:33:00 AM
Another one I forgot to mention before:
SP & Company Stamps

and one that just got started this week:
Fresh Sqeezed Stamps

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Posted: 10/7/2012 1:17:38 PM
Here are a few additional favorites:
Blockhead Paper Arts
Redlead Paper Arts
Fred Mullet
Serendipity
River City Rubber Works

Note of caution: When purchasing online stamps it is always essential to pay attention to the actual size. I purchased stamps from Queen Cat's Designs where the stamps where smaller than the shown image therefore the stamped image did not provide the white space to color the zentangle details as it appeared possible from the printed image.


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Posted: 10/8/2012 4:18:26 PM
My favs (I like the cutesy animals and such)

Lawn Fawn
Purple Onion as has been linked up
Deasy Designs is Really new. They are about a month or so old.


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Posted: 10/8/2012 9:17:29 PM
Hi...well my favorite is Paperbag Studios, hmmmmmm, I wonder why I also like Paper Artsy for their eclectic look. And another favorite is Stampers Anonymous. Actually there are more that I like but those are my top three.


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Posted: 10/9/2012 5:59:38 AM
I've been a HUGE fan of Stampin Up for many years and I have to admit that I suffer from "tunnel vision". LOL I find something I like and then I'm full steam ahead without any regard to other companies out there. After a couple years I found Close to my Heart (stamping and scrapbooking) and I really like their products as well.

But over the past year, I have been peeking around at different galleries and have found quite a few stamps that I fell in love with. One would have to be Hero Arts. ***on a side note, I have to say that I really only Christmas cards now, so take that as you will.

And one that I have recently over the past couple months found out about is A Muse Studio. It's similar to Stampin Up where as you can have stamping parties in your house!!! So gonna book a show soon. I got a hold of the Holiday catalog and it looks like I might need a second job. I would have to say that their stamps are more my style than any others that I've seen so far.


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Posted: 10/9/2012 7:58:43 PM
This is so awesome! I love all the variety! Thanks for starting the thread.


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Posted: 10/9/2012 8:34:01 PM
La-La Land and my LSS has their own line of stamps, Scrap Happy Ohio

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Posted: 10/9/2012 10:04:07 PM
I like Quietfire the most.


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